77% of small and medium-sized businesses say their successful growth depends on technology, yet only one-third have dedicated, experienced IT specialists to ensure their success and business continuity.
The study – conducted by Dell and Intel – indicates that while the majority of businesses are aware of the importance of IT, few invest in maintaining their systems. As a result, many SMBs are exposed to high risks of business disruption which end up costing them countless hours of lost productivity, missed business opportunities and a lot of headaches. But how can this be prevented? As a business owner, here are the three questions you need to ask yourself now, in order to understand exactly how your business continuity and success depends on your technology: