According to this Huffington Post – UK article, computer users lose about 130 hours a year in productivity due to inefficient computers. Besides the loss in productivity, the research indicates that computer downtime is one of the 7 most stressful events in life. Not just work-life, but everything-life.
Every business owner keeps a keen eye on threats coming at the business from the outside. It’s a long list. Owners watch out for the changing marketplace, new competition, falling sales, expiring leases, new regulations, and other outside threats.
Small business growth occurs because of a conscious decision on the part of the small business owner. How do you assess the viability of adding new products and services to attract a larger consumer demographic?