Laurie McCabe's Blog

SMB Mobile Adoption Disrupts Traditional IT Habits and Spending

December 8th, 2014

We just published SMB Group’s 2014 SMB Mobile Solutions Study. The survey, which is our fourth annual study in this area, reveals many interesting findings about  how U.S. SMBs are using mobile solutions in their businesses. For instance, A growing majority … Continue reading

How Scribe Software Solves the Integration Puzzle for SMBs 

December 3rd, 2014

This video interview was originally posted on SMB Group Spotlight.  [youtube] Laurie: Hi, this is Laurie McCabe here with the SMB Group Spotlight and today I’m talking to Peter Chase, who is the founder and executive Vice President for Business … Continue reading

My Top 10 Posts from 2014

December 1st, 2014

Wow, December really came quickly this year! So I figured that I would post my most popular blogs from 2014 now, before people are devoting all of their online time to holiday shopping!   Cloud Is The New Normal for … Continue reading

A New Way to Work: IBM Design Thinking Creates Verse Via Storify

November 26th, 2014

My Storify recap of key takeaways from #NewWaytoWork launch of IBM Verse. lauriemccabe@lauriemccabe Fascinating and fun! In my first @IBM design camp!#NewWayToWork @Payne_Michele · 9 DAYS AGO  Last week, I participated in an IBM Design Thinking boot camp, and the … Continue reading

IBM Reimagines the Email Story With IBM Verse

November 18th, 2014

You’ve got mail! It’s been a long time since most of us have experienced the surge of pleasurable anticipation that Tom Hanks and Meg Ryan enjoyed in the 1998 classic, “You’ve Got Mail.” Instead, if you’re like me and many … Continue reading

Sanjeev Aggarwal's Blog

In contrast to medium businesses, most small businesses are more likely to rely on third-party consultants

October 12th, 2014

SMBs view technology as a key business enabler, but many struggle to figure out best fit solutions

October 10th, 2014

Mobility Perspectives from Intel’s 2014 Solutions Summit

July 1st, 2014

I recently had the opportunity to moderate a panel discussion at the 2014 Intel Solutions Summit with panelists Bob Moore, Founder, RJM Strategies LLC; Jeffrey R Zavaleta, MD, Chief Medical Officer, Graphium Health, an integrated, mobile electronic medical records (EMR) platform; … Continue reading

SMB trends driving interest in Online File Sharing and Collaboration (OFSC) solutions

June 5th, 2014

SMB Group recently wrapped up its 2014 Small and Medium Business Routes to Market Study, which examined U.S. SMB technology adoption and the buying cycle in 10 key solution areas. (Small businesses are defined as those with 1 to 99 employees, … Continue reading

SMB Group Top 10 SMB Technology Trends For 2014

December 10th, 2013

Here are SMB Group’s Top 10 SMB Technology Trends for 2014! A more detailed description of each follows below. 1.     Progressive SMBs Use Technology as a Game Changer 2.     Cloud Adoption Accelerates, But SMBs Steer Clear of Dark Clouds 3.     … Continue reading

Chart of the Week

Very Small Business (1-19 employees) Technology Spending and Forecasted Change

December 9th, 2014

How SMBs are Using Mobile and Social To Engage With Customers

November 28th, 2014

How Social Media Factors Into the SMB Equation

November 25th, 2014

Integration: It’s Complicated for Small Businesses

November 9th, 2014

Top challenges for small businesses focus on the top and bottom lines

October 26th, 2014