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Petal & Bloom Tech Revolutionizes Small Business Websites

EIN Presswire recently reported on the revolutionary new marketing technology from Petal & Bloom that is transforming the way small businesses create and manage their websites. The new technology allows businesses to quickly and easily create a website that is tailored to their individual needs and goals. It also provides businesses with the tools they need to track and analyze their website's performance, allowing them to make informed decisions about their online presence. The technology is already being used by hundreds of businesses around the world and is quickly becoming the go-to choice for small business website creation and management.


Michael C. Fillios on SMBs and Future-Proofing with Tech Equity

Michael C. Fillios, founder and CEO of IT Ally, advises SMBs about the imperative of not just owning and maintaining technology but finding innovative ways to use it to create value and sustain the business into the future. He has authored two books, Tech Debt 2.0®: How to Future Proof Your Small Business and Improve Your Tech Bottom Line, and his new book, Tech Equity, How to Future Ready Your Small Business and Outperform Your Competition. In an interview with Grit Daily, Fillios explains that Tech Equity is an investment in technology designed to future-ready businesses, allowing them to remain competitive and resilient in the face of economic and other challenges.


A New Agency to Regulate Tech Would Create, Not Solve, Problems

According to the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, creating a new agency to regulate tech would create more problems than it would solve. The Chamber argues that such an agency would be costly and inefficient, and that it would be difficult to find qualified personnel to staff it. In addition, the Chamber believes that the current regulatory framework is sufficient to address the issues associated with tech regulation. 


Bipartisan Legislation to Help Small Businesses Adopt Digital Tools

U.S. Senators Todd Young (R-Ind.), Jacky Rosen (D-Nev.), Ted Budd (R-N.C.), and Jeanne Shaheen (D-N.H.) introduced bipartisan legislation to help small business owners integrate digital tools into their businesses. The Small Business Technological Advancement Act would clarify that small businesses can utilize the Small Business Administration’s (SBA) 7(a) loan program to finance technology that supports daily operations, including inventory management, product delivery, and accounting systems. The bill is meant to mitigate the economic barriers associated with the adoption of digital tools by small businesses.


Inaugural Small Business Human Resources Benchmark Report

Asure Software, Inc. (NASDAQ:ASUR) recently released its inaugural Small Business Human Resource Benchmark Report, which surveyed 2,065 "fast growth" companies to determine the link between rapid growth and employee-centric best practices. The survey highlighted the clear link between these "fast growth" companies and their embrace of every stage of the employee lifecycle and how applying the best HR practices across each respective area helps to foster growth. More than 80% of responding companies stated they applied the HR best practices across the employee lifecycle of recruiting, hiring, onboarding, compliance, development, performance management, retention, and post-employment. Overall growth between "fast growth" companies and "down year" respondents provided a clear indication that the people aspect of a business is important to your company's overall growth.


Small Business Accounting Software Market to Reach New Heights by 2030

The latest report published by Global Market Vision, titled ‘Small Business Accounting Software Market: Global Industry Trends, Share, Size, Growth, Opportunity and Forecast 2023-2030,’ offers a comprehensive analysis of the industry, which comprises insights on the Small Business Accounting Software market share. The report also includes competitor and regional analysis, and contemporary advancements in the market. It highlights the latest trends in revenue and Market progress, and all realistic statistics on ventures. It provides prevention and pre-planned management and highlights a summary of the global Small Business Accounting Software, along with classification, definition, and Market chain structure. Global Small Business Accounting Software, including gross margin, cost, Market share, capacity utilization, income, capacity, and supply. It also highlights the future scope of the global Small Business Accounting Software during the upcoming period.


Fed Tech for Small Businesses

TechLink is an innovative solution for entrepreneurs and businesses seeking to harness the power of technology. By enabling JavaScript, one gains access to a range of functionalities that can revolutionize their operations. With the ability to run commands such as npm start or yarn start, developers can kickstart their development process. Additionally, creating a production bundle is seamless with commands like npm run build or yarn build. TechLink empowers users to leverage technology for enhanced productivity and growth.


Navy Connects Small Business

The Department of the Navy has established 15 tech bridges across different locations with the aim of connecting small businesses with innovative solutions to meet the Navy's needs. These physical locations outside of the bases work as connectors between local businesses and the Navy, facilitating conversations and collaborations to develop technological advancements. The Navy's Small Business Innovative Research (SBIR) and Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) programs provide opportunities for small companies to develop and commercialize their technologies while benefiting the Navy.


Trends in Small Business Tech

In 2023, small businesses will need to embrace technology to stay competitive and scale effectively. Some key tech trends for small businesses include applied AI and machine learning, edge computing and distributed infrastructure, hyperautomation and super apps, hybrid work engagement and retention, clean energy and sustainable tech, metaverse and virtual reality, zero-trust cybersecurity and architecture, datafication and analytics, cloud-based solutions, and embedded finance. By understanding and adopting these trends, small businesses can enhance productivity, streamline processes, improve customer experiences, and ensure long-term growth.


U.S. Supreme Court Decision Upholds Small Businesses' Right to Arbitration

The U.S. Supreme Court recently ruled in favor of small business owners' rights to favor arbitration over costly litigation in their disputes. The decision, handed down in the case of Coinbase Inc. v. Abraham Bielski, affirms that arbitration can be a preferable alternative to litigation. The ruling serves to safeguard small business owners' rights to arbitration, while also protecting their right to appeal a district court's decision. This article was published by Small Business Trends on July 5, 2023. 


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