Disrupting is Good Business

Disrupting is Good Business… As Long As You Pace Yourself and Care for Your Customers

By July 9, 2018 No Comments

By now, you’ve probably heard the term disruptive innovation and you know that disruption has positive connotations when it comes to the future of your business. Jeff Bezos has proven it to the extreme. But, any level of disruption can have a negative effect on your business if your customers are not ready for it — or cannot afford it.

As is frequently said, “Steady as she goes”; done correctly, disrupting does not mean chaos. As long as you are thoughtful and well-organized, you can be the next successful disruptor.

Productive Workspace

5 Ways to Optimize Your Workspace for Productivity

By July 6, 2018 No Comments

Good employees are productive employees — but it’s not all just about motivation and work ethic.

Managers, supervisors, and company executives should always be striving to increase the productivity of their companies and their individual employees.

An often overlooked strategy in improving employee productivity is ensuring that the team’s surroundings are considered.

Research has shown that an “empowered office environment” can increase employee productivity by 25 percent.

It’s easy to see why this is true. If you’ve ever tried to work in an uncomfortable, uninviting space, you can attest to the difficulty of getting anything done in an environment such as that. A comfortable and inviting space has proven to actually boost productivity.

Avoid having a drab work office set-up and instead  focus on encouraging a positive work environment.

Nextiva App Productivity

Four Ways Companies use the Nextiva App

By July 5, 2018 No Comments

Working remotely is becoming a large dynamic of company culture. The increasing amount of collaboration between companies, employees, and customers working across the country and internationally, means effective communication is more important than ever.

The Nextiva App can provide your company with flexibility, convenience, and scalability to enhance employee and customer engagement.

Business Productivity

3 Cloud Solutions to Increase Your Business’ Productivity

By June 28, 2018 No Comments

Productivity is an important facet in any business. Good ideas and a hard-working staff can only go so far when the right tools aren’t available, though. 

Business solutions can make or break your business’ productivity levels. However, you want to make sure you’re using tools that are beneficial to both your business and your bank account.

For this reason, more and more companies are turning to business solutions hosted on the cloud. Cloud solutions offer a range of capabilities at a price that’s affordable for all business sizes.

Next time you’re looking to increase output around the office, consider using the following three cloud solutions to get your business’ productivity levels rising.


A Beginner’s Guide to Porting Your Business Phone

By June 25, 2018 No Comments

Have you ever changed cell phone providers?

Most of us have, and one of the primary questions that gets asked is “Can I keep my number?”

The process of taking a phone number and changing who makes it ring is known as Porting.

This guide will answer some of the most asked questions regarding the porting process; from how to pack up your number and take it with you, to what happens if you change service providers.

At a glance it can seem like a confusing process, which is why we put together this post to loop you in on everything you need to know about porting.