Small Business in 20 Years

The S.M.A.R.T SME of the Future
We have SMART Grids, SMART Phones, SMART why not SMART SME’s? Not that SME owners and their businesses aren’t smart operators now, they have to be to stay alive in this fast-paced, roller-coast of an economic ride. But if I may take a bit of creative license I’ll show you what I mean.
Svelte – Traditional overheads will be a thing of the past. Fewer businesses will have a “shopfront”or a traditional workforce which comes to a common business location. Cloud computing and other inventions will enable businesses to self-service their IT, telecommunications, inventory, book-keeping and other operational needs “virtually”. And these services will be “cheap as chips” & upgraded regularly.
Mobile – and I mean this more as an adjective, not as a phone or a children’s toy. SME’s will be adaptable, flexible, able to utilise multi-channels for your business operations. Whether it’s …