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How your IT department can prepare for a software audit

Facing a trying economy and decreasing new license revenue, business software vendors are turning to more frequent license audits to turn up missing revenue.

Coworking offers employees more than office space

Whether you're a big company with remote employees who want a professional work environment or a start-up firm too small for your own office, you can benefit from coworking.

5 excellent uses of Windows 8 Hyper-V

With virtualization in Windows 8, you can create an app sandbox, run a test machine, launch a VHD appliance, and more.

How to Set Up a Pinterest Business Page

Have you switched to the new Pinterest Business Pages? Here's how to do it, plus details on its other exclusive features.

Seven email marketing tips to boost holiday sales

To quickly increase online sales this holiday season, start with a good schedule, work in rewards and don't forget about social and mobile customers.

10 changes to make now to your ecommerce site

Its not too late to change your website to take advantage of the holidays.

10 great Google tools you need in your business workflow

Google's ever-expanding offerings include all sorts of goodies for business users. Here are a few beyond the obvious docs and productivity apps.

5 ways to use your bounce rate to improve your website

Are visitors fleeing from your website almost as soon as they get there? There’s a lot you can do to change that. Here’s how to start.

Windows 8 deep dive: Get to know the Mail and Calendar apps

We spare no details in our deep-dive look at Windows 8's Mail and Calendar apps.

Become a Skype power user with our 7 must-know secrets

These tips and tricks can turn Skype into an even more powerful tool for saving money, streamlining meetings, and improving your overall business.

6 Kickstarter nightmares, and how to prevent them

Crowd funding has taken investing from the hands of the venture capitalists and given it to the masses. Here’s how not to screw it up.

How to move from Gmail to Outlook.com

Ready to jump ship from Google's mail service? Here's how to make a smooth, painless move to Microsoft's new alternative.

How to run your business in Evernote

Evernote isn’t just for taking notes on the go. Here’s how to turn the must-have app into an essential part of your small-business workflow.