As the owner of a small business, you have the technology available to find out what Web sites your workers visit while sitting at their desks. You are able to monitor how they use Twitter and Facebook. You can even tap into their smart phones to figure out where they physically are during the day. [...]

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Want to be a more productive employee? It’s time for a nap. Of course, get it approved by your boss first; you don’t need to suddenly become unemployed after catching some shuteye. But Lifehacker writer Melanie Pinola in a recent feature story took a good look at the productivity benefits associated with work-time napping. You [...]

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How to utilize infographics in your business So why use infographics? Infographics have taken the world by storm, as we are all increasingly more inclined to process data visually than through the written word. Neuroscience explains why: according to research from 3M (maker of Post-its, among other things), 90% of information transmitted to the brain [...]

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Wouldn’t it be awesome if playing video games ended up being actually healthy for you? Well, you’re in luck. A recent New York Times story reported on a new study indicating that playing simple video games apparently make your brain younger. Benefits According to the story, a simple video game requiring players to swerve around [...]

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5 Reasons Your Business Should Start Using Google Hangouts Google is fast becoming rather notorious for launching new programs then casting them aside whenever the mood changes. Witness Google Wave, Google Buzz and now Google Reader. (I’m still ticked about this one!) Despite many predictions of a similar fate for Google , Google Hangouts, their [...]

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Is Google+ Worth the Time and Effort? Has Google+ turn into an afterthought in your social media marketing plan? Just when was the last time you took a look over there? You may also be questioning if Google+ is or ever can be a viable tool for your business. You’re not alone because many are [...]

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Which Metrics Don’t Matter – and Why! The term “vanity metrics” has made its way into the marketing lexicon lately, and for good reason. What many use to measure “results” can quite often be misleading and because of this, it’s worth looking at some of the marketing metrics you could (and probably should!) ignore. Those [...]

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Ever had to access your personal computer or laptop while you were out of the office? Ever needed that one special file from your desktop computer while you were on the other side of the country from it? Using your iPad along with a remote-access app, it is possible to access your desktop or laptop [...]

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