Friday, May 09, 2008

Tech Tools Bring Success for Small Firms

USA Today can be awfully "fluffy" but today's (Friday) paper has a nice little article by Ed Iwata on how small firms are finding the use of new technologies to be a LOT easier than they thought. Even no-tech firms USE a lot of tech & we all could get better at it. If you don't use these tools, you will be at a distinct disadvantage. No website isn't much different than no telephone.

The link:

It's not just about having an effective web presence, but all sort of interesting new things that will help you deliver better value to your customers.

Yes, you need good advice - hence Yahoo, Google & others are increasingly offering advice - and for entrepreneurs and economic develops alike, there's plenty of good advice not too far away. The linked article has a table of resources that just scratches the surface.

Anyway, I saw this and thought it nicely written and makes a good point...gently & optimistically.