Zoho Bigin: A New Way for Small Businesses to Get Started with CRM

May 21st, 2020

Small businesses almost always find it challenging to get started and productive with new business solutions—and CRM is no exception. Just figuring out which solution will work best is often the biggest hurdle—followed by the “lack of” problems—lack of time, … Continue reading

Top 5 End-User Takeaways from Anderson Frank’s Annual NetSuite Salary Survey

May 13th, 2020

Findings from the latest Anderson Frank Salary Survey paint a bright picture of NetSuite’s future, but what do they mean for NetSuite customers? Those who are familiar with the cloud and software-as-a-service (SaaS) model for deploying business applications can readily … Continue reading

How HubSpot Is Recalibrating Customer, Partner and Employee Experience

May 4th, 2020

COVID-19 has disrupted “business as usual” for companies of all sizes and shapes. As the initial shock and awe start to subside, business decision-makers must figure out how they need to adjust customer, partner and employee engagement strategies amidst ongoing … Continue reading

Navigating a Path Forward for SMBs

April 30th, 2020

The playbook to help small and medium businesses navigate successfully through the COVID-19 crisis has yet to be written. But, there are some practical steps that SMBs can take to steer their businesses through the storm.  SMB Group has published … Continue reading

Dell Technologies Rolls Out Financial Assistance for Partners and Customers

April 28th, 2020

Adequate cash flow is always crucial to business sustainability—and even more important in the face of COVID-19 and the havoc it is wreaking on businesses and individuals. Dell Technologies recently announced $9 billion in special financing to help its partners … Continue reading

Striven Strives for Success in the Small Business Management Cloud Software Market

April 27th, 2020

Building market momentum for a new business management ERP-type of solution is never easy, even in good times. These days, its particularly challenging. But that hasn’t stopped Striven, which provides a fully integrated all-in-one software system for small businesses, from … Continue reading

Payroll Protection Loan Blues? Be Ready for the Next Round with This Free Tool

April 16th, 2020

If you’ve tried to submit a Paycheck Protection Loan (PPL) application over the last week, it’s likely that you’ve noticed how broken the system is. Especially because you’re having to find a lender who is accepting loan applications and deal … Continue reading

Paving a Path to Digital Transformation for Your Business

April 14th, 2020

More than 80% of small and medium business decision-makers agree or strongly agree that digital technology is impacting their businesses and industries. But as we discussed in this post, getting started on the path to digital transformation isn’t easy: only 24% … Continue reading

Salesforce Launches Salesforce Care Small Business Grants to Help Small Businesses Weather COVID-19

April 13th, 2020

COVID-19 has unleashed a medical and economic tsunami upon the world. SMB Group’s Impact of COVID-19 on SMBs Study shows that businesses of all sizes are feeling the pain of the pandemic. But the situation has been particularly devastating for … Continue reading

Free eBook Now Available: Survey Results on The Impact of COVID-19 on SMBs

April 9th, 2020

COVID-19, also known as the novel coronavirus, is having a devastating effect on small and medium businesses (SMBs)—the engine of the U.S. economy and those around the world.   But how deep and broad is the impact? SMB Group is providing … Continue reading