5 Top Small Business Tools to Save You Time, Hassle & Money

If you are starting your own business, you can’t hope to succeed in today’s commercial world without employing good, time-saving technology. Fortunately, there are plenty of low-cost, or even, free tools out there that help small businesses to do those everyday tasks that much quicker and simpler. But, faced with dozens of different tools, the biggest problem is usually trying to work out which one offers the best solution.

So to help small business owners find the best time and money-saving tech tools, we asked Martin Bailey, author of The Useful Book of Gadgets, Gizmos and Apps, to share five of his favourite small business utilities that can give you the edge over your competition. (more…)

Efficiency savings – 5 ways to cut down on your business costs

At a time when ‘efficiency savings’ are all the rage, this is a good time for small business owners to look at their own ventures, to see if there are areas where money is being wasted unnecessarily.

Here are some tips to help you cut down on the costs your business has to bear, which don’t involve having to increase sales.