Most popular solutions in the community
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Greg Rogers

Greg Rogers, Founder and CEO at

Great read, thank you to all who contributed thus far.

@Keith Rowley @Jef Lippiatt 

My two cents worth.

One of the biggest challenges I find is that the entrepeneur/business owner doesnt really have a solid idea/vision for the outcome or result from whatever platform/tool/resource/service/software ...  Continue Reading
Jef Lippiatt

, Owner at Startup Chucktown

@Greg Rogers I really appreciate your insight on this one. You are right if employees aren’t using the program or not to its full potential that the leadership needs to take responsibility and set time aside to retrain.
I recognized most of the items in your list of helpful tools, but a few were new to me. So I’ll definitely check those out in more detail.

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Jane Jones

Jane Jones, Manager at SavvySME

I use Slack, Trello, ASANA, GSuite, Zoom, Calendly, Canva, Scannable (for scanning docs on mobile phone).  There's so many to choose from. You just have to do a bit of testing to see which platforms you like the most. For me they have to be easy to use and not overly complicated or it goes in the too hard basket. Thanks for sharing @Rebecca Carroll-Bell @Steven Freeman @Jef Lippiatt @Jessica Osborn @Celia Harding @Christine Mendros @Melanie Gray @Yee Trinh 


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David Bobis

David Bobis at

Thanks for this great article. I agree with you in people mistakenly believing in the 'magic bullet' solution that will magically turn a business into a cash producing machine. The road to business success is a road of zig zags and twirls and takes lots of mistakes. But it can be highly rewarding.

Thanks for the great article!

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Brian Dorricott

Brian Dorricott, Business Specialist at

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First question to ask is what sort of people do you want to meet at the event. This will give you a good indication of which events to go to. So, what are you looking for? Drinks for the evening, to learn something, to sell something?