“Running a small business through a tablet or smartphone is quickly becoming the norm for savvy business owners. While some may have originally bought the gadgets simply for the ‘cool factor,’ users say the productivity and efficiency from the many apps available has been a welcome surprise,” Laurie Kulikowski writes for TheStreet.
“For small-business owners reluctant to use tablets and smartphones for tasks simple and complex, now — with the imminent release of the Apple iPad 3 — may be the time to get aboard,” Kulikowski writes. “It’s clear the iPad and exploding app marketplace are useful small-business tools, says Mike Pugh, vice president of marketing at j2 Global. The company makes apps for cloud-based communications and storage messaging.”
Kulikowski writes, “We spoke with Pugh about best practices for the adoption of mobile technology as full-time business instruments.”
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