Lessons on how technology can help your business from The Boston Consulting Group survey of 4,000 small- and mid-sized business decision makers in 24 markets.
Nearly 2 out of 3 small and mid-sized business technology leaders say that new technologies will lead to higher revenues and profits or more jobs at their company.
Tech-savvy small and mid-sized businesses are 6x more likely to have international customers.
Twice as many tech-savvy small and mid-sized businesses say that they are innovative thanks to technology.
Technology leaders use cloud services, enabling anywhere access to email and calendars, documents, web conferencing and file sharing.
Small and mid-sized businesses that adopted Microsoft cloud services grew revenue 10% faster than those not using Microsoft.
Email, conferencing, video, IM
Document creation and editing, analysis, collaboration, file storage
Mobile devices and apps, digital tools
Virtualisation, business intelligence, enabling modern business apps, device management
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"If you add up the minutes that we save by doing anything that we need to do wherever we are, it adds up to a 30% increase in productivity."
- Andy Olsen, Planning Manager, Shinola
No matter what stage your business is in, Microsoft can help your business work smarter using the right technology.
Entrepreneurs and start-ups
For beginning businesses needing to focus their budgets on things other than technology, Microsoft offers high-quality, no-cost productivity tools.
For businesses that are unsure about the cloud and have older or free consumer solutions, Microsoft offers professional hosted email plus familiar Office tools on a modern device for essential productivity and security.
For businesses that want to combine on-premises and cloud solutions, Microsoft offers virtually anywhere access to familiar Office applications, email, calendar, video conferencing, company website and documents on your choice of devices.
Growing and mobile businesses
For growing businesses that want to accommodate mobile/remote users, Microsoft offers complete Office in the cloud with productivity tools, modern devices, easy management online and offline and simplified device management.
For businesses that are evolving in scale and complexity, Microsoft offers advanced enterprise-level IT needs, hybrid deployment and superior business intelligence.
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