5 Indicators it’s time for ERP

5 Indicators it’s time for ERP

Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) is the use of software to automate business information and management. While it is largely thought to be mainly for enterprises, there are an increasing number of solutions that are bringing this powerful tool to businesses of all sizes.

Improve your Internet connection

Improve your Internet connection

No matter what business you operate in, today’s fast-paced world calls for a speedy Internet connection to help boost productivity and efficiency. Still, many businesses seem to be saddled with a slow Internet connection which not only frustrates everyone but can hold back performance too.

Tips to becoming more productive

Tips to becoming more productive

In today’s offices there are an ever increasing number of distractions and competing demands that tasks always seem to take our attention away from the task at hand. As a result, overall productivity can decrease. This is obviously not the best strategy for successful business, especially when the pressure is on to get work completed.

Coping with tasks that you don’t like

Coping with tasks that you don’t like

In a perfect world, we’d all be able to choose to do the tasks we love and leave any dull jobs for someone else. But in reality, few of us really have this luxury, especially when it comes to successful business. Tedious or not, certain tasks simply need to be finished with no excuses.

Tips for better presentations online

Tips for better presentations online

There is a common trend with businesses, especially small to medium businesses, of hiring remote workers and also of working with clients at greater distances than ever before. As a result, an increasing number of businesses are creating remote presentations, or using software to present to an audience over the Internet.

Boost productivity with to-do lists

Boost productivity with to-do lists

When it comes to productivity, many business owners rely on to-do lists. However, writing an effective to-do list can be quite a challenging task. Though a lot of people jot down their tasks for the day or week ahead they don’t always fully realize the benefits of their list because it is either poorly crafted or even missing items.

Optimize email for productivity

Productivity_Feb03_BBusiness emails are piling up in your inbox like it will never stop. This is where email handling tips come in handy if you want to get on top of the constant flood of messages. Managing your business email account be challenging, especially when you need to accomplish many tasks such as reading and responding to emails in a limited time.

Block the net for better productivity

Productivity_Dec09_BThe Internet is really a double-edged sword. On the one hand, it gives us access to a variety of productivity oriented programs that really help increase what we can get done in a day. On the other hand however, there are also a variety of sites that capture our attention time and again, causing us to procrastinate or become distracted, resulting in a drop in productivity.