Business

Over the years we’ve learned a thing or two about running a small business. From managing our team from around the globe (via a slick virtual office), to content marketing and finance, we can show you the tools you need to get up and running, or to extend your already successful business by transitioning smoothly into the digital landscape. Looking for the best email marketing service? Our email marketing reviews compare the best players so you can match up their services side-by-side. Wondering which virtual meeting software to use for your next meeting? Our best online meeting software review will help you determine which service meets your needs. You’ll find a review on just about anything. Enjoy, and if something’s missing, let us know.

Best Online Fax Service: Nextiva vs RingCentral vs eFax vs MyFax vs MetroFax

Best Online Fax Service

Still stuck in the pre-digital dark ages when it comes to faxing? Need to sign and send a contract but got rid of your fax machine years ago? Us too! Despite our reliance on email and voice communication, there’s still a demand for paper transactions. Online faxing services can provide this document exchange while taking advantage of the speed of technological data transmission. While sending online faxes is easy (and less expensive than using a physical fax machine), choosing a company that meets your needs can be difficult. Below we take a look at some of the most popular services and how they can best serve your faxing needs…

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Interview With Shane Wilson, Director Of Experience Design At H&R Block

Shane Wilson Director, Experience Design H&R Block

As the owner of design for H&R Block’s online DIY tax preparation, DIY software, and their integration with MyBlock, the retail experience, and hrblock.com, Shane Wilson leads a team of experience and visual designers, and content crafters. Their goal is nothing less than creating the industry’s best customer experience. We got the chance to chat with Shane about his experience at one of the leading tax companies and our number one pick for best tax software. Read on to hear what they have in store for the upcoming tax season and how they’re helping business owners everywhere with their tax prep…

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If You Get Audited By The IRS, What Happens?

Calculator and pen and paper with finances

Have you received the dreaded notice that you’re being audited by the Internal Revenue Service? Or worry that the big audit might strike you when you least expect it? If you get audited by the IRS, what happens? First, don’t panic. There are many reasons for an audit, and in 80% of all cases, this requirement only concerns a minor issue on your tax return. Still, we know it’s a stressful event, and we’re here to give you the information you need to get through the process as painlessly as possible…

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Xero Accounting Review: Zero Headaches With Your Books?

Laptop with accounting paperowrk: Xero Accounting Review

You’ve likely heard of QuickBooks and FreshBooks, but there’s another major player, Xero Accounting, that’s giving both big names a run for their money. Xero is the market’s fastest growing small business accounting software, is easy to use and loaded with features. But it’s a player in a crowded field, so how did it fare in our review?…

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Shoeboxed & Fetch Review (Track Receipts & Expenses On The Go)

Computer with pile of receipts

At the end of the month, you’ve got a pile of receipts that are all crumpled up and faded. It’s hard to tell how much you spent and where, which makes keeping track of your finances a hassle. Shoeboxed can help you organize all your receipts digitally and Fetch can help you with your expense reports on the road so you get reimbursed more quickly…

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Online Business Loans Interview With Ty Kiisel, Finance Expert At OnDeck

Ty Kiisel, Finance Expert at OnDeck

When not working as the editor for OnDeck, Ty Kiisel is a speaker, podcaster and regular contributor to Forbes.com and DeseretNews.com. With more than 30 years experience, Ty shares small business tips, advice and best practices by incorporating his wealth of knowledge gained through personal experience. We were lucky enough to get the chance to ask him about online business loans and how OnDeck can help small businesses get funding for growing their bottom line…

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