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Small Businesses Thrive in Entrepreneur-friendly States

Monday, November 05, 2012 by eFax Team

For entrepreneurs, the mantra of real estate brokers - location, location, location - should be theirs as well when they are looking for the best state to start a new business.

Low tax rates, reasonable housing costs for employees and a well-educated workforce are some of the leading reasons that set apart business-friendly states from those that aren't as supportive to new enterprises...

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The Emergence of Co-working

Thursday, November 01, 2012 by eFax Team

Over the last decade or so, mobile technology improvements, evolving job demands and vast increases in the ranks of self-employed and freelance workers have drastically redefined the modern work environment.

During this time, these related trends have led many Americans to reevaluate their careers and the processes by which they complete their work.

For some people, this has meant creating an office in their home, a place where they can avoid distractions and be productive without the need to commute...

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Bringing Fax Into the 21st Century

Wednesday, October 31, 2012 by eFax Team

Twenty years ago, the fax machine was a cutting-edge piece of equipment. The technology allowed people to instantly send official documents and other communications around the world.

For many businesses, this ability was revolutionary. Instead of relying on the postal service, which could often take weeks to transport a message, people could now use fax machines to communicate in near real time...

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What Works for Social Sharing?

Tuesday, October 30, 2012 by eFax Team

How long should my LinkedIn posts be? Should I use hashtags and exclamation marks? Will I get more responses to my posts if I use question marks? What's the ideal time to share content on Twitter and Facebook?...

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Updated eFax Android App Now Available!

Thursday, October 25, 2012 by eFax Team

New features include the ability to electronically sign received faxes, as well as the ability to fax email attachments from files kept locally or from documents stored in the cloud.

This allows subscribers to easily send documents from wherever they are. eFax has also integrated the Android app with its web service by merging contact lists and archived files...

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6 Things Small Business Owners Fear the Most

Wednesday, October 24, 2012 by eFax Team

This just in!

A new survey from eFax's sister company, eVoice (a small business phone system) reveals six things small business owners are thinking about as Halloween approaches.

Scariest Concern for Small Businesses

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An Infographic for Cool Copy Cats

Monday, October 22, 2012 by eFax Team

Are you a wordsmith whiz or a wordsmith wannabe? 

No matter how great or unique your company or services, if you can't communicate the USP (unique selling proposition) in a compelling way, you'll forever be playing catch up with copy savvy competitors.

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The Age of the Modern Office

Friday, October 19, 2012 by eFax Team

For years, professionals have been envisioning the "office of the future."

Whether this means three-dimensional video chats or smartboard-clad meeting rooms, one thing connects all these visions - less clutter.

As wireless technologies and cloud-based offerings multiply, it seems like this transition is already on the way.

Desks brimming with thick monitors and bulky computer towers are on their way out, being steadily replaced by thin laptops, elegant tablets and many other space-saving devices...

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