Mikal E. Belicove

Mikal E. Belicove

Mikal E. Belicove is a market positioning, social media, and management consultant specializing in website usability and business blogging. His latest book, The Complete Idiot’s Guide to Facebook, is now available at bookstores. For more information, visit MikalBelicove.com.

Technology

The Downsides to Cloud Storage

The cloud has changed the way we do business, but it's not all blue skies. Here are six not so great things about cloud storage.
Technology

How to Determine Your IT Needs

Business owners and tech pros often have different views on IT needs. Here is how to strike a balance.
The Advantages of a Closed Social Network for Your Business
Technology

The Advantages of a Closed Social Network for Your Business

Creating a social network just for your employees can allow information to move more freely.
Understanding 'Big Data' and What It Means to Your Business
Technology

Understanding 'Big Data' and What It Means to Your Business

There is a lot of information out there and it just keeps growing. Here are the basics of working with big data.
The Best Way to Dispose of Old Gadgets
Technology

The Best Way to Dispose of Old Gadgets

From erasing your data to finding an e-waste recycler, here's what you need to know when you're ready to let go of your old tech.
What You Need to Know About Digital Wallets
Technology

What You Need to Know About Digital Wallets

The basics of digital wallets, and how will they impact your business.
How to Hire an IT Professional
Growth Strategies

How to Hire an IT Professional

What questions to ask to make sure your full-time IT hire knows his or her stuff.
What You Need to Know About Data Modeling
Growth Strategies

What You Need to Know About Data Modeling

Data modeling is the organization of databases into tools that help you use information as effectively and flawlessly as possible. Here's what you need to know to get started.
The Benefits of Cloud-Based Point-of-Sale Systems
Finance

The Benefits of Cloud-Based Point-of-Sale Systems

What are the advantages of switching your POS system to a mobile device.
How to Create a Multilingual Website
Technology

How to Create a Multilingual Website

What to consider when creating multilingual websites to attract international customers.
How to Build a Multi-Platform Website
Technology

How to Build a Multi-Platform Website

Build a single website that works on a computer, a tablet and a smartphone.
Selecting the Best Shared Workspace for Your Tech Needs
Technology

Selecting the Best Shared Workspace for Your Tech Needs

Shared workspaces are a great option for small companies, Watercooler's Jenifer Ross shares how to make sure the office has everything you need.
Big Companies Are Adapting to Social Media Marketing
Marketing

Big Companies Are Adapting to Social Media Marketing

New reports show that more large companies are using social media to promote their brands.
6 Tips for Running a Layaway Program
Growth Strategies

6 Tips for Running a Layaway Program

With the holiday shopping season fast approaching, now is the time to consider offering your customers a layaway option.
WalkMe Website Tutorials Help Keep Visitors on Your Website
Technology

WalkMe Website Tutorials Help Keep Visitors on Your Website

A browser-based software that can walk visitors through complex elements of your website.