Business Infographics

How Businesses Use Social Media

This infographic from Hiscox Insurance describes how small businesses use social media. It is clear that with 60% of small businesses using social media and 53% of adults who use social media, actually follow brands, it is vital that social media is used by small businesses to stay ahead of their competition.

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Women: America’s New Job Creators

More and more American women are taking their careers into their own hands and opening small businesses. Small businesses account for more than 99 percent of employers in the U.S., and female ownership in small business increased more than 20 percent between 2002 and 2007. These and other interesting statistics on women in business from Bolt Insurance Agency.

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5 Simple Steps to Create a Google+ Business Page

Google has announced the launch of Google+ Pages, which are designed specifically for businesses on Google+, as opposed to Google+ Profiles designed for individuals. It is a good idea to set up your Google+ Page as quickly as you can and its a relatively simple process. This infographic will show you the 5 steps to help you on your way.

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Social Media for Small Businesses

Inbox Insight recently conducted an online survey to 500 small business owners regarding their use of Social Media within their organization. The survey looked at current use of Social Media as well as plans to use it over the coming year.

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The Benefits of Payroll Software

There are two primary methods of dealing with payroll; use dedicated payroll software or completing the paperwork and other elements manually. This infographic provides a short summary of some of the common payroll related tasks that a manager would need to carry out on a typical day. It then looks at how long these tasks would take using both payroll software as well manual payroll methods.

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Tips to Upgrade Your Business Communications System

As communication technology continues to advance, options for business communication solutions grow. But why change from older existing systems to new advanced platforms? Well, it turns out there are some very compelling reasons to upgrade to advanced service providers whose benefits can directly affect a company’s bottom line and making the change can be more seamless than many realize.

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Visualizing the Fortune 500

This infographic offers a organized visual of Fortune 500 companies and where they are located in the U.S., including their location by state and by city. It also list the top industries by growth and the top industries by profit.

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Holiday Retail Winners and Losers

Have you ever wondered what industries and retailers do well during the holidays, and which ones bide their time until spring?  This infographic takes a look at which businesses take a loss, and who still prevails during the holiday season.

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The Ultimate Guide on Business Cards: Print and Design

Business owners can find themselves easily overwhelmed when it comes to working with a graphic designer on creating a branded business card. This infographic highlights some common elements involved in the designing process that are overlooked or commonly misunderstood by less technical types.

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The 10 Biggest Entrepreneurs of 2011

This infographic by Business MBA looks into ten entrepreneurs who made Inc’s 2011 list of the 30 biggest entrepreneurs under the age of 30. Though many focus on technology, the young professionals have created businesses based around everything from food to biodiesel.

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