3 Ways small businesses can become more data-driven

| March 1, 2017

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Today, whether companies have two, ten or over a hundred employees, they are guaranteed to be generating large amounts of data. This may be point-of-sale data, web analytics, email and direct mail campaigns, supplier history, customer demographics and much, much more. The effective use of this data is becoming the basis of competition for businesses of all sizes. If you are like most small businesses, you are struggling to make sense of this data and are unsure about how to gain actionable insights from what probably feels like an overwhelming mass of information.

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