Technology Materials

Information about computer hardware, mobile applications, and other aspects of technology common to businesses today.

Social Media 101

This paper defines social networking services and introduces the popular social networking services Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn. Because each social network is different, a glossary of terms and activities specific to each service is also included. Smaller but highly popular networks, including Foursquare, Pinterest, and Instagram are also introduced.

Using Technology to Stay Competitive

Brief overview of the types of technology that can make your business more organized, efficient, and ultimately competitive.

Training on Managing a Business

The SBA offers free, self-paced online courses, covering global business, technology, business plans, franchises, planning for disasters, and preventing crime.

Small Businesses on the Go with Mobile Technology

Small businesses can take advantage of mobile applications (“apps”) to make it easier to conduct credit card processing, marketing, commerce, banking, and more.

Seven Tips for Small Business Owners

A few important things to keep in mind as you manage your business finances, marketing, networking opportunities, resources, and technology.