Predicting Customer Expectations for the Restaurant Experience in 2017

A quarter of 2017 has already passed, for restaurant owners and GMs, this means finding out which trends will be sweeping across the industry. It’s true every restaurant has its own niche with its own marketing needs and its own customer base.  But there is one thing for certain–technology and the ever coveted “experience” are going […]

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3 Ways Big Corporations Protect Their Data That Small Businesses Should Copy

Cyber attacks that steal sensitive data are an ongoing concern for every organization. Almost half (43 pecent) target smaller businesses. What’s worse, over half (60 percent) of the smaller enterprises that get attacked go out of business in six months. Having sensitive financial, personal and operational data stolen can ruin a small business. Stolen records […]


7 Tips to Energize Your Team and Grow Your Business

To make your small business as productive as possible, you need a great team behind you. But it’s not always easy for small businesses to get the most out of their employees. Luckily, members of our small business community have plenty of experience in this area. Below are some tips for getting the most out […]


Top 10 Blog Every Entrepreneur Should Read

Starting a company is hard, so you’re going to need a lot of advice along the way. There are many entrepreneurs, investors and bloggers who churn out business advice daily, but it’s a pain figuring out which sites are worth reading. Running the gamut from hilarious, to informational, to controversial, to thought-provoking, these blogs are […]


Top Tech Trends in 2017

No one can predict how the future will shake out, but we can make some educated guesses. Global design and strategy firm frog has released its 2017 forecasts for the technologies that will define the upcoming year. Last year, the firm correctly predicted that virtual reality would explode in popularity and that sensors in things […]