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Avoid that overwhelmed feeling by noting all incoming new tasks in just one place
Here’s some advice from Worldata Vice President Jay Schwedelson on what not to put in your e-mail promotion subject lines, unless you want to trip e-mail spam filters.
An increase in laptop thefts—plus several new state laws on data-theft disclosure— are causing employers to establish tougher security policies for employees’ laptops, PDAs and other tech devices.
If you could reach a pool of 50 million prospective customers each day, you’d jump at the chance, right? Well, about 50 million people visit and use Web logs (blogs) every day. So, what are you waiting for?
Used judiciously, instant messaging (IM) allows your business to cut down on long distance charges, conduct real-time interaction with clients, and host chats and conferences with vendors. But used without guidelines, it can hamper productivity, embarrass you and even jeopardize your company’s trade secrets.
With prices falling, you should pay less for telecom costs these days. But you might actually be spending more than your competitors and not know it. To find out, benchmark your telecom costs against other small businesses in your industry.
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In the face of rising travel costs, look into swapping a pricey off-site meeting for a low-cost conference call.
Cultivate your most vital business relationships by making one phone call for every five e-mail messages to those contacts.
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