So you’ve finally set up that business you’ve had in mind for so long, congratulations!
Before you started, you probably did a lot of research. You may have also sought help from advisers; and got information from books, magazines, and other readily available sources. You invested a lot in terms of money, time, and sweat equity to get your business off the ground. Now… what’s next?
If you’ve survived the start-up world and built successful businesses, you may be wondering what smart gadgets you need to grow your business beyond its current status.
In this age of technology and the internet, every entrepreneur needs electronic gadgets to make work easier. While there are different smart devices out there, in this post we will be discussing five audio gadgets that every business owner should have.
1. Audio Biz Speaker
If you have a brick-and-mortar store, you definitely need some music to set a good ambiance for your customers.
A 5.1 sound system from Sonos can give you high-quality sound without the need to rely on the speaker from your laptop, tablet, or smartphone. The sound system amplifies and adjusts the sound of an audio signal, and then provides corresponding output from the speaker system.
When you set up your Sonos system for the first time or add a new product to your existing system, you’ll need the Sonos app on your phone or tablet. The app will guide you through setting up your Sonos products one by one, adding your music and voice services, and getting all of your products updated.
For you to use Sonos sound system, you can set up your speaker stream music, show, and more. To use this product, do the following:
- Plugin your speaker
- Connect to Wi-Fi wireless or hardwire to your router
- Download the application on your phone and follow the onscreen instruction
2. An Amazon Echo or Google Home
If you’ve ever dreamed of having the voice-activated computer from Star Trek in your office or conference, you’re in luck: The Amazon Echo and Google Home can answer basic questions that bother on the weather forecast, investment, and even request an Uber for you. If you’re interested in the Echo, you should also consider its smaller and more affordable version, the Echo Dot.
One of the important gadgets that an entrepreneur needs is a streaming stick, this device lets you beam video content from your phone or computer to your TV, this can come in handy during a presentation or impromptu meeting.
The Google Chromecast started the trend, but you should also consider getting other brands like the Amazon Fire TV Stick or the Roku Streaming Stick, both of which come with remotes. Apple fans might opt for the Airplay-compatible Apple TV, although it’s a more expensive option.
4. Backup Drive
Although this is not an audio device, every business owner needs a backup drive in case of an emergency. This can store files you can listen to with your audio gadgets. Investing in a backup drive with enough storage space ensures you have a backup when you lose any of the files in your gadgets.
Conclusion Running a business can be hectic so you need all the help you can get. These audio gadgets can help you during day-to-day tasks like listening to the news, talking to clients, or even your employees. Not to mention they help you appear more organized.