Venmo is having an awesome year so far. PayPal’s peer-to-peer (P2P) mobile payment app processed $5.6 billion in transactions during Q4 2016. That’s an eye-watering 126 percent increase from the previous quarter. But our research shows that small business owners haven’t jumped on the bandwagon yet. They’re more likely to ask, “What is Venmo?”
Let’s be honest: no one likes the first week back at work in a new year. After weeks of eggnog and parties galore, getting back to the grind can be a shock – and surviving feels like an achievement. (more…)
If you’re a British small business owner who wonders what to ask Santa for, the answer should be simple: a cloud-based UK accounting software subscription. It might not sound fun or glamorous, but if you run a UK-based company that hasn’t embraced cloud accounting yet, it’ll be much more practical than a pair of socks. In fact, it might just save your business from accounting mayhem. (more…)
Project management is failing. Almost half of all traditional software projects are delivered late or exceed their budgets. For every $1 billion invested in the U.S., $122 million is wasted due to poor project performance. Only 2.5 percent of companies successfully complete 100 percent of their projects.
Using the right project management software can play a crucial role in solving this problem. Project management solutions are the most sought-after software in 23 U.S. states among small and midsize business (SMB) buyers. So, it’s not surprising that project managers who work in small businesses are actively using project management software. What is surprising is the lack of loyalty to project management software that’s in today’s market.
Raise your hand if you enjoy visiting your bank. If you’re like most Millennials, that thought made you LOL; 71 percent would rather visit the dentist than their local bank branch. But what if we lived in a world where banks were a thing of the past – and you could manage your finances on Facebook instead? (more…)