Data is often described as the currency of the digital age. But that probably doesn’t mean a lot for a small business owner. After all, you don’t pay your staff and suppliers with data, writes Ben White. But when used to its best effect, data can prove to be a valuable asset for small business… Read more »
With digital transformation a buzzword for businesses both big and small, taking steps to move your business to the cloud can provide benefits that could save your company time and money. What is the cloud? The simplest explanation is the cloud is a platform that allows you to store your files and access them remotely… Read more »
Data science can add some much-needed value to small business. In our tech-driven world, there are massive amounts of data – both online and offline – waiting to be found, analysed and put to good use. Small businesses can leverage data science tools and processes (that don’t cost the earth) to help grow their business.… Read more »
The Notifiable Data Breach Scheme (NDB) will come into effect on February 22. The legislation imposes changes to the existing Privacy Act to ensure businesses and organisations are obliged to notify all affected persons and the Office of the Australian Information Commissioner (OAIC) if an eligible data breach has occurred. But what exactly is an… Read more »
As the business landscape alters and industries are disrupted, one area that grows in importance is data collection. Smart businesses realise that it is generally more costly in money and energy to attract new clients than to retain existing ones. Those companies that have the ability to analyse the data that they collect can also… Read more »
We are now living in the age of artificial intelligence where companies are figuring out how to embed human smarts into machines to help improve customer relations. While not everyone is a fan of this technology, it has come a long way and can automate some processes when used well. We all have heard of… Read more »
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While data analytics often sounds like a complex process, SMB owners will be pleasantly surprised to find out just how simple – and affordable – it can be.
For those SMEs looking to expand into the overseas market, Scott Field offered some tips to ease some of the challenges associated with the process.