Small Business Tools & Tech
By Susan Ward, About.com Guide
Make it easier to find just the right gift for clients, colleagues or family members and friends involved in business with these gift suggestions and advice. Gift baskets, client gifts, gifts for business moms or dads or business grads... you'll find gift ideas for all occasions here. And don't forget that getting a business gift or two for your own business is a good idea before tax time rolls around.
- Gift Baskets for Administrative Professionals' Day
- Top Mother's Day Gifts
- Top Father's Day Gifts
- Top Gifts for Grads Going Into Business
Business Tools & Gear
This section is where you'll find small business tools to manage your business and communicate with your customers and/or clients, business gear to make you look good while you're doing it and anything else that doesn't fit into any of the other categories on this page.
- Top Small Business Tools
- Best 10 Voice Recording Tools for Digital Transcription
- 12 Social Media Tools for Small Business
- Top Travel Accessories for Business Travel
Color laser printers. Color inkjet printers. Monochrome laser printers. Multifunction printers that also fax, scan and copy. Printers for special jobs such as label printers. There are a lot of choices to be made when you're looking for a printer for your small business. These top pick and advice on printer features to look for articles will help you make up your mind.
- Top Label Printers
- Before You Buy a Printer
- Before You Buy a Multifunction Printer
- Top Color Laser Printers
- Top Black & White Laser Multifunction Printers
- Top Color Laser Multifunction Printers
- Top Multifunction Color Inkjet Printers
Digital Voice Recorders
With a digital voice recorder, you won't end up missing pieces of meetings or presentations or have your ideas disappear. Look here for explanations of the different recorder features to look for and digital recorder recommendations.
- Before You Buy a Digital Voice Recorder
- Top Digital Voice Recorders
- Top Digital Voice Recorders Under $100
- Reader Picks: The Best Digital Recorders Under $100
- Write a Review: Digital Recorder Reviews
Whether you're giving business presentations in-house or taking your show on the road, you'll find the portable projector that fits your venue and audience here.
- Before You Buy a Portable Projector
- Top Lightweight Portable Projectors
- Top Midweight Portable Projectors
Wondering what basic software should every small business have? What different small business acounting software programs are available? Or want to quickly compare the different brands of Canadian tax software? Find the answers in this business software section.
- Basic Business Software
- Top 10 Small Business Tools
- Before you Buy Business Plan Software
- Top Business Plan Software
- Before You Buy Small Business Accounting Software
- Top Small Business Accounting Software
- Before You Buy Backup Software
- Top Backup Software
- Top Canadian Tax Software
- Top Anti-Spam Software
- Top Time Tracking Software
Book reviews of business books of particular interest to small business owners from business book reviews of computer manuals through retirement guides.
- Accelerating Out of the Great Recession
- Am I the Only Sane One Working Here?
- The Canadian Small Business Owner’s Guide to Financial Independence
- Make Sure It's Deductible: Little Known Tax Tips