SMBs

Get tutorials and advice on the particular technical challenges faced by IT pros working for small and medium businesses.

  • Podcasts // Jun 2013

    Video: Q&A with the Editors in Chief on SMB Innovation

    ZDNet editor in chief Larry Dignan and TechRepublic editor in chief Jason Hiner discuss the special set of challenges and opportunities that small businesses face when it comes to using technology. While small companies don’t have the resources or the flexibility of enterprises, they also aren’t weighed down by the...

    Provided By ZDNet

  • Podcasts // Apr 2012

    Reinventing Business with Next-Generation Social Collaboration in the Cloud

    As the benefits of social business become clear and the case for social business grows more compelling, enterprises are looking for approaches that allow them to cost-effectively roll out these systems, so as to capture these benefits quickly, and rapidly gain positive ROI and productivity benefits. View this Webinar...

    Provided By IBM

  • Podcasts // Dec 2010

    Podcast: Planning for Recovery

    Uncertainty sets the tone of business planning these days and past precedents, 'rules of thumb' and trading history provide little comfort when assessing future prospects. After 18 years of constant growth in GDP, planning is no longer about extrapolating past performance and adjusting for growth. It is now about constantly...

    Provided By Oracle

  • Podcasts // Feb 2010

    Alice Adams On Bridging The Gender Divide At Work

    Men are from Mars. Women are from Venus. This popular summation of the gender divide is given a lot of credence in the workplace. But the fact is that working women and men are far more alike than commonly realized - and managers who understand that can develop lasting, productive...

    Provided By American Management Association

  • Podcasts // Jan 2010

    Podcast: The Latest on Governance, Risk and Compliance

    Regulatory requirements can be challenging and expensive to manage for any organization. This podcast will address some of the most common challenges and how software and applications can ease this process. This podcast includes: How flexibility is important within the application to deal with changing regulations Providing greater transparency...

    Provided By Oracle

  • Podcasts // Sep 2009

    Podcast: Globalization Challenges and Opportunities: A Conversation with The Boston Consulting Group's Hal Sirkin

    Listen to this podcast featuring Hal Sirkin, senior partner and managing director at The Boston Consulting Group, to learn about the new Era in international business competition. This podcast will discuss: Global trends in the marketplace The rise in competition due to low operating costs and a rise in...

    Provided By Oracle

  • Podcasts // Feb 2009

    A History Of Venture Capital

    Spencer E. Ante, BusinessWeek editor and author, quotes excerpts from his book, Creative Capital: Georges Doriot and the Birth of Venture Capital, and offers a historical portal into the start and evolution of venture capital. He draws an investment timeline starting with the post-WWII economy, delves into the dominance of...

    Provided By Stanford University

  • Podcasts // Jun 2013

    Video: Q&A with the Editors in Chief on SMB Innovation

    ZDNet editor in chief Larry Dignan and TechRepublic editor in chief Jason Hiner discuss the special set of challenges and opportunities that small businesses face when it comes to using technology. While small companies don’t have the resources or the flexibility of enterprises, they also aren’t weighed down by the...

    Provided By ZDNet

  • Podcasts // Feb 2010

    Alice Adams On Bridging The Gender Divide At Work

    Men are from Mars. Women are from Venus. This popular summation of the gender divide is given a lot of credence in the workplace. But the fact is that working women and men are far more alike than commonly realized - and managers who understand that can develop lasting, productive...

    Provided By American Management Association

  • Podcasts // Feb 2009

    A History Of Venture Capital

    Spencer E. Ante, BusinessWeek editor and author, quotes excerpts from his book, Creative Capital: Georges Doriot and the Birth of Venture Capital, and offers a historical portal into the start and evolution of venture capital. He draws an investment timeline starting with the post-WWII economy, delves into the dominance of...

    Provided By Stanford University

  • Podcasts // Apr 2012

    Reinventing Business with Next-Generation Social Collaboration in the Cloud

    As the benefits of social business become clear and the case for social business grows more compelling, enterprises are looking for approaches that allow them to cost-effectively roll out these systems, so as to capture these benefits quickly, and rapidly gain positive ROI and productivity benefits. View this Webinar...

    Provided By IBM

  • Podcasts // Sep 2009

    Podcast: Globalization Challenges and Opportunities: A Conversation with The Boston Consulting Group's Hal Sirkin

    Listen to this podcast featuring Hal Sirkin, senior partner and managing director at The Boston Consulting Group, to learn about the new Era in international business competition. This podcast will discuss: Global trends in the marketplace The rise in competition due to low operating costs and a rise in...

    Provided By Oracle

  • Podcasts // Dec 2010

    Podcast: Planning for Recovery

    Uncertainty sets the tone of business planning these days and past precedents, 'rules of thumb' and trading history provide little comfort when assessing future prospects. After 18 years of constant growth in GDP, planning is no longer about extrapolating past performance and adjusting for growth. It is now about constantly...

    Provided By Oracle

  • Podcasts // Jan 2010

    Podcast: The Latest on Governance, Risk and Compliance

    Regulatory requirements can be challenging and expensive to manage for any organization. This podcast will address some of the most common challenges and how software and applications can ease this process. This podcast includes: How flexibility is important within the application to deal with changing regulations Providing greater transparency...

    Provided By Oracle