Technology Gives Competitive Edge

We all know that large corporations have been using technology to become more productive and gain a competitive advantage. But what about the SMB market? Are small and medium businesses using technology to gain competitive advantage?

According to the most recent survey by Inc. Magazine of its Inc 500, the resounding answer is YES! Over 80% of its fast growing smaller enterprises report using new technology to give them a competitive edge:

    41% report that technology “very much” gives their organizations an edge.
    40% say that technology gives them “somewhat” of a competitive edge

Only 1% report that technology gives them no edge.

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Anita Campbell Anita Campbell is the Founder and Publisher of Small Business Trends and has been following trends in small businesses since 2003. She is the owner of BizSugar, a social media site for small businesses, and also serves as CEO of

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