One Year In: Going Big Pays Off for Dell Technologies

September 13th, 2017

Last week, Dell Technologies celebrated the one-year anniversary of its $67 billion acquisition of EMC, which was the largest tech deal in history. One year ago, many doubters posited that the combined entity would be too big, too slow, and … Continue reading

How to Use Text Messaging to Promote Your Small Business

August 22nd, 2017

Have you already jumped on the bandwagon of text message marketing, or are you just starting out? Either way, you need to know how to do it right. Otherwise, you won’t see any conversions for your small business. The team … Continue reading

Ready, Set, Grow: Getting the Tech Expertise Small Businesses Need

May 23rd, 2017

From job creation to innovation, small businesses have a big footprint in the U.S. economy. According to the U.S. Small Business Administration, small businesses constitute 99.7% of U.S. businesses and employ 48% of the private workforce. As important, small businesses … Continue reading

Welcome to Wonderland: Dell EMC’s Virtual Ecosystem For Women Entrepreneurs

May 16th, 2017

Unleashing a fire hose of announcements is the norm at vendor conferences, and Dell EMC World 2017 was no exception. This year’s announcements spanned a wide range of topics, from data center modernization to augmented and virtual reality, and from … Continue reading

Intuit: Big Plans for Helping Small Business Work Smarter

April 12th, 2017

Even though I have tracked Intuit for at least 15 years, I didn’t know that Intuit has about 100 patents pending before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office related to artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning, and more than 30 … Continue reading

Keep Calm—and Get Marketing Organization with Lately

March 6th, 2017

Laurie:  Today I’m talking with Kate Bradley Chernis, the CEO of Lately, which is a new company that helps businesses to consolidate and streamline marketing activities into more of a unified step-by-step playbook. Kate, before we get into what Lately … Continue reading