Plenty of small businesses, from shops, home business and tradies probably don’t realise how easy it is to accept payments on-the-go, Payments and PayPal – two P words featuring in our next set of tech tips in our A-Z series in partnership with Officeworks.
- P. PayPal processing
Need to process transactions on-the-go? PayPal Tap and Go enabled card reader is specifically engineered for Aussie SMEs needing to accept card payments on-the-go via its PayPal Here app.
- Q. Quality matters
Sharing photos for business purposes? Remember potential customers will judge your business on the quality of the photo. You don’t need to invest in a
professional camera, your smartphone will do just the trick with the latest devices boasting powerful 16MP cameras.
- R. Record your notes
Voice recording devices are quite possibly one of the handiest additions to a meeting or presentation. Simply switch the device on and it will transform audio into a digital transcription – allowing you to sit back and take in what’s going on around you.
- S. Smartphone voice-command
With 76% of Aussies owning a smartphone2, make sure you take advantage of voice-command features for iPhone and Android with the likes of Siri, Cortana and Google Now. These should be your best friend, given you can set your alarm, send a text or schedule a meeting without lifting a finger.
- T. Tablet turned notebook
If the reason you don’t own a tablet is because you prefer typing or writing notes, choose a tablet that comes with a Stylus Pen, which can also be used like a mouse. For SMEs, consider how a tablet can enhance your customers’ retail experience using your chosen payment app, as opposed to a bulky cash register.