Articles by: Marv Dumon
Marv Dumon covers current events for several news sites. He previously worked in corporate finance and Six Sigma. Marv holds BA, BBA and MPA degrees from the University of Texas at Austin. | marvin.dumon@gmail.com

4 Ways Vehicle GPS Technology Can Help Companies

July 30, 2014 6:00 am2 comments
4 Ways Vehicle GPS Technology Can Help Companies

Tracking technology is becoming an industry standard, especially for expensive assets and inventory. The trend is resulting in higher demand for hardware and solutions providers. There are nearly 6 million tracking devices in the United States. That figure is expected to jump to 15 million by 2015.

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How Small Businesses Can Leverage Quality Content to Increase Traffic to Their Website

August 7, 2013 7:30 am0 comments
How Small Businesses Can Leverage Quality Content to Increase Traffic to Their Website

Google’s Penguin 2.0 update is changing how content is organized on the Internet. The update to Google’s search algorithm affects 115 million English queries on a daily basis.

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Google Could Make IT Cheaper for Entrepreneurs

July 25, 2013 9:00 am0 comments
Google Could Make IT Cheaper for Entrepreneurs

Many business owners don’t scale their companies because of an inability to deal with the intricacies of administration, such as customer accounts, accounting, and information technology. Such scenarios are ticking time bombs until something eventually blows up in everyone’s faces.

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How Small Businesses Are Benefiting From Cloud Services

July 22, 2013 8:30 am3 comments
How Small Businesses Are Benefiting From Cloud Services

For decades, large companies held a significant advantage over small businesses when it came to IT. Massive enterprises possessed the deep pockets to acquire powerful servers and install sophisticated storage and network hardware.

However, cloud services are leveling the playing field as smaller organizations no longer have to invest considerable cash towards the purchasing of servers, data center infrastructures, and storage devices. The cloud is enabling small business to obtain computing and storage capacity at reduced costs.

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Business and Independent Contractor Tax Deductions Grow in Importance as Obamacare Looms

July 15, 2013 6:18 am1 comment
Business and Independent Contractor Tax Deductions Grow in Importance as Obamacare Looms

For small businesses and independent contractors, taking full advantage of allowable tax deductions is becoming increasingly important. This week, the US Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit in Virginia upheld Obamacare’s employer mandate as constitutional.

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eDiscovery Requires Investment in Legal Software Infrastructure and Technology Skills in Lawyers

June 7, 2013 8:34 am0 comments
eDiscovery Requires Investment in Legal Software Infrastructure and Technology Skills in Lawyers

Legal professionals are seeing growing needs to adjust to the digital age.  More firms are investing in legal technologies such as case management software, e-billing software, and document management solutions.  However, the trend may favor larger firms which have more resources to leverage technology. Amendments to the Federal Rules of […]

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Microsoft Seeks Growth Through Cloud-Based Services for Businesses

June 5, 2013 7:21 am0 comments
Microsoft Seeks Growth Through Cloud-Based Services for Businesses

Microsoft announced that it is releasing a slew of cloud-based services and products in response to a growing need for cloud-based solutions.  This past week, the Washington-based tech giant announced that its cloud-based Office 365 Home Premium has surpassed one million subscribers. The company’s Azure product line allows businesses to use a flexible […]

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