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More Than Just File Syncing


Dropbox is a Web-based file hosting service operated by Dropbox, Inc. which uses cloud computing to enable users to store and share files and folders with others across the Internet using file synchronization. It was founded in 2007 by MIT graduates Drew Houston and Arash Ferdowsi as a Y Combinator startup.

 

There are both free and paid services, each with varying options. In comparison to similar services, Dropbox offers a relatively large number of user clients across a variety of desktop and mobile operating systems. There are a total of 12 clients, including versions for Microsoft Windows, Mac OS X, and Linux (official and unofficial), as well as versions for mobile devices, such as the iPhone, iPad, Android, Windows Mobile, and

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Skype Means Business


Since its inception, Skype has been used by many businesses wanting to reduce communications costs by using a computer and Skype software. Skype’s goal is to further develop the Skype for Business products and provide solutions to continue to support businesses of all sizes and types. Recently Skype announced that Skype Connect (formerly Skype for SIP) is now officially out of beta. With Skype Connect, we’re delivering a solution that connects Skype to IP-enabled private branch exchange

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How to REBUILD Trust From Former Clients

It is a fact of business ownership applicable to any industry. Clients will truly come and go – and it is difficult to count on any one person as your primary source of income, no matter how high the bill.

It is a fact of business ownership applicable to any industry. Clients will truly come and go – and it is difficult to count on any one person as your primary source of income, no matter how high the bill. Sometimes it is a matter of relocation on the part of the client; however, in

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How Employees Can Support Each Other

Sure, we all want to be promoted. We all want a raise. Workplaces promote natural competition among employees. It is not surprising to anyone, but it is equally important for employees to experience workplace camaraderie as it is to vie for better jobs.  However, your workplace — whether you work in a small office, in a retail store or spend most of your time in a big company with departmental colleagues — should be supportive, and not adversarial. So, how can employees in any type of

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How to BUILD Customer Trust as a New Business

Any new business experiences metaphorical growing pains – incidents that were not accounted for in your business plan.

Perhaps your landlord decided after one week that your business was not a good fit for the location. Or your overhead was greater in the first month that you anticipated. Or you are not attracting customers due to a simple fact of the human condition: your business is just too new, and your would-be clientele does not yet trust your brand. Once you do get the public in the

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