Recent 10 Posts

StatX: Mobile Dashboards for Small Business

January 11th, 2017

Laurie: Today I’m talking to Prasad Raje, president and CEO of a new company called StatX. I met Prasad this fall at Intuit’s QuickBooks Connect Conference, and was intrigued with the demo I saw of the StatX solution, which provides … Continue reading

Top Takeaways: 2017 Salesforce Analyst Summit

January 6th, 2017

Source: Laurie McCabe’s Blog Share this:ShareFacebook

SMB Group’s 2017 Top 10 SMB Technology Trends

January 6th, 2017

2017 has the potential to bring unprecedented changes to the technology landscape for SMBs. In most years, the top tech trends tend to develop in an evolutionary way, but this year we also will see some more dramatic shifts that … Continue reading

Dell Technologies: Bringing Digital Transformation Into Focus for Midmarket Companies

January 4th, 2017

At a conceptual level, most mid-market decision-makers understand the need to capitalize on new digital technologies to sustain and grow their businesses. SMB Group survey research shows that 88% of decision-makers in medium business with 100-1,000 employees believe that technology … Continue reading

Yocale’s “Book Local” Solution for Small Businesses

December 1st, 2016

Laurie:      Today I am speaking with Arash Asli, who is the Chief Executive Officer at Yocale.  Arash and I met earlier this year at a Salesforce event.  Arash’s company, Yocale, provides small local businesses with some very compelling … Continue reading

Kronos: Workforce Ready Mission for SMBs

November 21st, 2016

Smaller businesses are usually preoccupied with what it takes to grow the business and keep the lights on—getting customers in the door, generating more revenue and maintaining profitability (Figure 1). Business growth and profitability are still extremely important priorities as … Continue reading

Intuit: Helping Very Small Businesses Connect the Dots

November 1st, 2016

There’s no question that cloud is the new normal for very small businesses (VSBs, with 1 to 19 employees).  Cloud computing has made it easy for VSBs to access, buy and deploy the business solutions that they need to automate … Continue reading

Act Local to Grow Global: Part 1, Entrepreneurs’ Organization

October 6th, 2016

How can quality localization help small and medium businesses (SMBs) enter, sustain and grow their businesses internationally? I’ve been interviewing customers for this four-part blog series, sponsored by SDL, to learn more about how SMBs are using localization to improve … Continue reading

Where is SMB Collaboration Headed?

October 3rd, 2016

—by Sanjeev Aggarwal and Laurie McCabe  In today’s digital age, location no longer needs to be a barrier between co-workers. Whether the other person is sitting next to you or on the other side of the world, collaboration solution—such as … Continue reading

Acumatica: Mapping ERP to SMB Customers

September 14th, 2016

I had the opportunity to talk with Jon Roskill, Acumatica CEO, at the company’s September 7 analyst event. We talked about Acumatica’s solution, customers, and the newly released Acumatica 6.0. Here’s a summary and video excerpts from our conversation.  Laurie: Hi Jon, … Continue reading