A virtual party hosted over the internet by Cornish based web developers, UKNetWeb, attracted a crowd of nearly fifty people last week as they launched their new corporate website and a free guide to using emerging technology to survive a recession.
Whatever camp you’re in you can’t fail to notice the increasing talk of recession and ongoing coverage of rising fuel prices, the credit crunch and instability in the housing market.
OK, so you’ve accepted that a recession might just be on the way or have realised that preparing your business anyhow can’t do any harm – how can technology really help?
Well there a number of different areas that the use of good technology can bring about benefits to your business and it’s bottom line. To make it simple we have broken down the areas into the following list or sections to be covered within this guide:
In any business you want to make sure that the efforts you are putting in are worthwhile, achieving the maximum return for the effort applied. However, many businesses are guilty of spending just 20% of there time on things that actually deliver effectiveness.
Take time to sit down and evaluate where you are, where you want to get to and what you are going to do to get there. During the process try and establish firm goals for your business such as; increase customer base by 10% or cut costs by 20%.