Getting Your Best Business Support

Two of the focuses of my blog are Financial Literacy/Money and Business/Entrepreneurship. Most new businesses initially fail and if you’ve started one of the select few to make it passed the early stages, there are a couple of key considerations that you need to keep in mind. The following contributed post is entitled, Getting Your Best Business Support.

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When you’re up and running and your start-up is showing signs of growth, this isn’t the time to take your foot off the gas. No, now’s the time to push forward, to invest, to think big, to reimagine your yearly targets and overall goals and see just how far your business is going to take you.

This might mean it’s time to take on more staff. Increasing your sales or marketing team to push for higher selling figures. Perhaps you’ll also need a greater amount of the stock or product that you sell and that might mean more warehouse space too, or more boots on the ground if you sell services.

But none of this will pay off unless you have the infrastructure in place to support your ambitions.

In this blog we take a look at the structure that supports your whole business, your IT network, and whether recruiting an IT team to keep you on track is always the best option.

In House Options

Recruitment is a time consuming process, more so when you have several posts to recruit for. Nevertheless, when you’ve assembled the right amount of people and have a fully functioning IT team in place, their expertise is invaluable.

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You’ll never have to wait for outside support, you’ll always have someone on hand to come and help you fix whatever computer or software issue that arises.

When things are going well, your team will have time to develop new software and upgrade your network to keep it functioning at its best and when there’s a problem, they’ll work tirelessly to fix it.

But what if problems are few and far between? Do you need to have the physical presence of an IT on site seven days a week?

The Outsourcing Option

You might instead consider outsourcing your IT needs to a company like Infotech Management, Inc. Why? There are several good reasons to consider and here are some of the advantages: you’ll have access to a larger support network with more resources then you might be able to provide through your own business.

Like your team they’ll be on hand 24-hours a day to help you out. This work can most often be done remotely and down the phone, so there’s no need to provide desks and computers or have to look for larger office space.

Look for a company that has engineers based near you, so if there is a need to have someone on site, they can be with you in as short a time as possible.

Your business deserves to have the best when it comes to IT support and how you choose to provide that is going to depend entirely on the nature of your business and your personal preferences. Recruiting a team does have its advantages but if you’re looking to potentially save money and desk space looking at outside support might just be the right solution for you. Talk to your local managed support team today and find the right solution.

Author: anwaryusef

Anwar Y. Dunbar is a Regulatory Scientist. Being a naturally curious person, he is also a student of all things. He earned his Ph.D. in Pharmacology from the University of Michigan and his Bachelor’s Degree in General Biology from Johnson C. Smith University (JCSU). Prior to starting the Big Words Blog Site, Anwar published and contributed to numerous research articles in competitive scientific journals reporting on his research from graduate school and postdoctoral years. After falling in love with writing, he contributed to the now defunct, and the Edvocate where he regularly wrote about: Education-related stories/topics, Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM), Financial Literacy; as well as conducted interviews with notable individuals such as actor and author Hill Harper. Having many influences, one of his most notable heroes is author, intellectual and speaker, Malcolm Gladwell, author of books including Outliers and David and Goliath. Anwar has his hands in many, many activities. In addition to writing, Anwar actively mentors youth, works to spread awareness of STEM careers, serves on the Board of Directors of the Friends of the David M. Brown Arlington Planetarium, serves as Treasurer for the JCSU Washington, DC Alumni Chapter, and is active in the Dave Ramsey Financial Peace Ministry at the Alfred Street Baptist Church. He also tutors in the subjects of biology, chemistry and physics. Along with his multi-talented older brother Amahl Dunbar (designer of the Big Words logos, inventor and a plethora of other things), Anwar is a “Fanboy” and really enjoys Science-Fiction and Superhero movies including but not restricted to Captain America Civil War, Batman vs. Superman: Dawn of Justice, and Prometheus. He is a proud native of Buffalo, NY.

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