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- Study outlines e-commerce obstacles, solutions for small businesses. // SDM: Security Distributing & Marketing;Jan1999, Vol. 29 Issue 1, p108
Focuses on Cahners In-Stat Group's study of electronic commerce initiatives of small businesses. Results of the report titled `Internet Commerce by Degrees: Small Business Early Adopters, No. EC9810SP'; Major obstacles faced by firms; Customer service concerns; Two things that can spur growth...
- Telcos missing out on Internet commerce. B.S. // Telecommunications - International Edition;Aug97, Vol. 31 Issue 8, p22
Highlights the results of Aspect Consulting's survey on the concerns of Great Britain-based businesses on Internet-based commerce. Opportunity for the telecommunication industry to drive the market by facilitating access to information; Perception on the low profile of telecommunication...
- E-procurement won't work on its own. Abery, Jim // Telecommunications - International Edition;Jan2002, Vol. 36 Issue 1, p62
Analyzes the failure of online purchasing. Basis of key areas in e-procurement; Fixation of organizations in technology when undertaking e-procurement; Dependence of program management success on the level of insight of adopters.
- E-Writing. Booher, Dianna // Executive Excellence;Apr2001, Vol. 18 Issue 4, p16
Presents advice on effective writing in electronic business. Need to avoid stream-of-consciousness rambling; Caution in using humor or sarcasm; Consideration of liability for personal electronic mails on company systems; Preference for business casual style.
- Gearing up. Elliot, Jane // Credit Management;Jan2003, p32
Reports on electronic commerce regulations in Great Britain. Implementation of the E-Commerce Directive; Country of origin principle; Information requirements.
- Report finds UK firms face danger of e-apathy. // Professional Engineering;12/13/2000, Vol. 13 Issue 23, p15
Reports that a growing number of businesses in Great Britain are ignoring the benefits of electronic commerce according to survey findings. Factors attributed to the trend.
- Technology advocates advise businesses to get on the 'Net. Dickinson, Casey J. // Business Journal (Central New York);11/26/99, Vol. 13 Issue 47, p3
Reports that technology advocates urged the Syracuse, New York, business community to venture into electronic commerce during the Small Business 2000 & Beyond seminar. Panel of speakers; Issues in information technology and the Internet that were discussed during the event.
- Internet 2 widens the information highway. Romeo, James R. // Business Journal (Central New York);9/6/2002, Vol. 16 Issue 36, p22
Discusses the benefits of the Internet II development for the local business community in New York. Partnership of universities with industries and the government to develop advanced network applications; Factors driving the development of Internet II; Applications of the technology.
- The new business wave. van der Walt, Douw // Finance Week;08/20/99, p48
Discusses the impact of electronic commerce on businesses in South Africa. Effects on the way business transactions are done; Advantages for companies and customers; Importance of knowing the ins and outs of conducting electronic-commerce business. INSET: Check call centers can take links..
- Will the Internet E-Volutionize Trade Finance? Striano, Ricardo // Business Credit;Oct2001, Vol. 103 Issue 9, p41
Focuses on the potentiality of the Internet and electronic commerce to revolutionize trade finance. Challenges faced by the trade finance industry; Failures in the standardization of trade finance; Limitation of the Internet in providing solutions to trade finance anomalies.