How do you share files while on the move?

9:05PM | Wednesday, 22 September 2010 | Patrick Stafford

With wireless internet and a variety of different file-sharing techniques, there is absolutely no reason why you should be left out in the cold.

Technology  | Websites  | IT

Small businesses lacking digital strategy

9:00AM | Wednesday, 22 September 2010 | Oliver Milman

New research shows Australian start-ups are failing to develop digital strategies, despite the rise of social media as a business tool.

 | Technology  | Websites

How secure are your systems?

9:54PM | Tuesday, 21 September 2010 | Patrick Stafford

Everything you have on your networks in the workplace is penetrable. So keep it as safe as possible.

 | Technology  | IT

Don’t get outgunned by the IT cowboys

9:56PM | Monday, 20 September 2010 | Jenna Pitcher

Among the chaos of starting a new company, it’s easy to let IT infrastructure fall to the wayside. But it’s crucial you have this facet of your business sorted.

 | Technology  | IT  | Growing

How do you communicate online?

9:59PM | Monday, 20 September 2010 | Patrick Stafford

Email is now the default for online communication, but are you exploring other methods of communicating with your employees and partners on the job?

 | Technology  | IT

Keep your site backed up

9:04PM | Friday, 17 September 2010 | Patrick Stafford

If you’re a start-up selling products online, having your site pulled down means your entire source of revenue is now destroyed.

 | Technology  | Websites

The gift of giving

9:01PM | Friday, 17 September 2010 | Oliver Milman

Take a look at the online charity sector in Australia and see where improvements can be made.

 | Technology  | Websites

Top 10 Twitter tips for start-ups

9:54PM | Thursday, 16 September 2010 | Oliver Milman

You can provoke plenty of goodwill, and, conversely derision, with Twitter. Make it work for you.

 | Technology  | Starting  | Growing

Where are you at?

9:11PM | Thursday, 16 September 2010 | Oliver Milman

Why not set up a business that is location-app friendly?

 | Technology  | IT

Location-based marketing is a must

9:53PM | Thursday, 16 September 2010 | Patrick Stafford

By listing your business on Google Maps with some general keywords, you’ll attract customers in your area.

 | Marketing  | Sales and marketing  | Websites

Have you set up a Twitter account?

9:52PM | Wednesday, 15 September 2010 | Patrick Stafford

Whether it’s fixing a problem or thanking a customer for their support, Twitter conversations go a long way to improving your company’s reputation.

 | Technology  | Social media

Just say cheese!

9:54PM | Wednesday, 15 September 2010 | Oliver Milman

A cutting-edge idea to offer consumers something new can provide brands with much sought-after databases.

 | Technology  | IT

Retailers warned not to overlook online

9:32PM | Tuesday, 14 September 2010 | Oliver Milman

Industry group warns retail businesses without an online offering could “begin to fade and become less relevant to Australian consumers” in the coming years.

 | Technology  | Websites

Do you have a backup internet plan?

9:53PM | Tuesday, 14 September 2010 | Patrick Stafford

Although broadband is the norm and most companies have 24/7 access to the internet, things still go wrong. So plan ahead.

 | Technology  | Websites

An accessory to innovation

9:59PM | Tuesday, 14 September 2010 | Oliver Milman

The window of opportunity into the iPad accessory market is closing, so why not offer something innovative with a genuine consumer need?

 | Technology  | IT

PCRange to launch in US

9:41PM | Monday, 13 September 2010 | Oliver Milman

Aussie tech company PCRange is attempting to crack the US market by launching its range of iPad accessories into the country.

 | Technology  | IT

Don’t waste time on Facebook

9:37PM | Monday, 13 September 2010 | Kate Sallai

Are your employees wasting time on Facebook and other social networking sites? Put some policies in place.

 | Technology  | Social media  | Leadership

Jump on mobile commerce

9:01PM | Friday, 10 September 2010 | Kate Sallai

Are you selling online? If so, you need to develop a mobile eCommerce strategy.

 | Technology  | Websites

Watch what your employees are doing online

9:13PM | Thursday, 9 September 2010 | Patrick Stafford

Are you monitoring what your employees are watching online? Here’s why you should.

 | Technology  | Websites

New Google search set to shape start-ups’ SEO strategies

9:17PM | Thursday, 9 September 2010 | Oliver Milman

Start-up business could gain a SEO advantage over their larger rivals by taking advantage of Google’s new Instant Search service from day one.

 | Technology  | Websites