In the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic, Americans are being crippled financially and economically. With the lack of attention to the way China handled the spread of this pandemic from start to finish, they need to be held accountable. The United States should consider defaulting on its loan payments to the Chinese and or have the debt completely forgiven. Regardless, at a minimum, the United States should enter into negations for the cause of their negligence. China has caused already an estimated $2.73 trillion in debt. This eclipses the $1.1 Trillion of U.S. debt they own. Restitution needs to be paid.
This is a good overview article of what the Small and Mid-Size Business (SMB) needs at a minimum today. They identify the basics of establishing a reliable Network, a Data Storage and Backup solution for your critical information, a Virtual Private Network (VPN), a Mobile Optimized Network, and of course no hidden surprises in your bills. But some of the additional considerations in today’s SMB environments are related to setting up strong Security Capabilities, a well thought out Cloud Services strategy, and VoIP Phone Services.
Every workplace uses technology in some way shape or form. There is always something new coming around the corner that is designed to make work easier, or at least that’s the hope. Voice command system, business analytics, user friendly interfaces for customer resource management applications and in general, online office platforms from cloud providers instead of licensed products on your desktop/server. The key is to determine which tools and technologies to use and leverage that will make your life easier and your business better. Isn’t that the desire of most business leaders? The hope is that all this technological improvement will help you save time, save money and give you a competitive advantage over your competition. The net result of using technology can be seen in the way it helps you deliver better products and services to your clients and isn’t that the end goal? Happy clients typically correlates to more customers. The need for businesses to leverage technology is critical and the complexity to do it right is increasing. The need to leverage and improve the technology inside your SMB business is not limited to the large corporations. Every industry can benefit from technology advancements but industries like Healthcare, Banking, Legal Firms, Account Firms, Real Estate, and Construction companies need to make smart cost effective choices the first time.
2020 has a lot of surprises coming up in tech and a lot of technology building on what 2019 brought. More and more companies are announcing devices with foldable screens, some a battery change sharing is becoming increasingly popular. As are many new advances several sources predicting self-driving cars to become a priority and more advancements to be made in that department. Translation software is making advancements in conversation abilities, so apps are more fluent and easier to understand. 5G for all, while there has been an increase in places with 5G coverage there is still a long way to go for increased creased spreads across the nation. With so much going on in technology this year, James has broken down the things to watch for this year in tech.