In 2024, who is without a smartphone? You’d be hard pressed to find any individual who doesn’t own and operate a mobile device of some kind. With that said, it’s important to understand just how important smartphones are for your business. As a business owner, it’s imperative that you use a smartphone. Needless to say, being accessible plays a major role in being able to meet the needs of your company’s customers, suppliers and employees.
There are several uses for the smartphone that can greatly improve your company’s bottom line. If you’re looking for ways to grow your sales (and which business owner isn’t?), consider the things that make your smartphone a super sales tool!
It enables you to take your business on the road with you.
There once was a time when business owners had to be confined to the four walls that made up their offices in order to do their jobs. Conducting business in 2024, however, looks a lot different. Especially with the assistance of VoIP technology, entrepreneurs can now make and take phone calls in remote locations no differently than if they were in their offices. Clearly, smartphones make you a lot easier to get in touch with.
“My clients are global, and I am contacted by them 24 hours a day,” declares Knowledge Captial Consulting CEO, John Paul Engel on CIO.com, “I can’t imagine doing my business without my smartphone. My clients have come to expect a quick response from me, and if I don’t get back to them in a few minutes they think something is wrong.”
It can help your business grow its fan base.
We all know how powerful social media can be as an advertising source. In today’s world, nearly everyone is drawn to photos and videos. Eateries, for example, can make a lot of headway by posting vivid images of their delicious menu items on their social media accounts. There’s no easier way to snap and upload shots than to use your trusty smartphone.
“Having a good smartphone in your kitchen at all times is worthy of your investment,” says Restaurant Den, “Have your chefs and staff upload pictures in real-time to Instagram, Facebook, Twitter and other platforms easily and quickly. Customers want to see what’s happening right now, and they want to see pictures. Pictures are an easy source of content to post online to find new customers and get them engaged with your restaurant.”
It can allow you to accept card payments directly.
Your smartphone has the ability to be a money-making machine! No longer do you have to wait for a customer to enter your store in order to make a purchase. You can take your business on the road and accept those payments by turning your smartphone into a payment terminal!
With a Mobile Payments solution from Divvia, you can accept payments without boundaries. It’s a secure, complete payment solution that transforms mobile devices into terminals. It allows you to accept payments quickly and securely anywhere, any time without a major investment of money or effort. For more information, please don’t hesitate to call us at 1-877-748-2884 or send us a message on our Contact Us page!