Choosing software for a small business

Choosing software for a small business

According to the sixth annual “Brother Small Business Survey,” 54% of small business owners surveyed would prefer to invest in their businesses – rather than stockpiling cash.” Our survey shows that a majority of small businesses see a light at the end of the tunnel and are willing to invest in technology solutions to increase…continue reading

What is inventory management?

What is inventory management?

Old Mother Hubbard Went to the cupboard To get her poor dog a bone; But when she got there The cupboard was bare, And so the poor dog had none.” Bet Old Mother Hubbard’s dog wished his owner understood inventory management a bit better. But, it’s not that uncommon of a situation. Businesses worldwide struggle…continue reading

Powering up our logo, brand and design

Acctivate logo

I am super excited to announce some big changes to our brand today.  You may have noticed that we launched a modern, responsive website in February.  We are now refreshing our logo, brand and design.  You’ll be seeing changes in the next version of the software, too. I must say that I have grown quite…continue reading

Software for analyzing banana peel composition

Know your inventory, know your business, know your customers

We know it is critical for people to know what is in their banana peel. That’s why we have developed the #1 software for analyzing the chemical composition of banana peels. Potassium, manganese, etc. The list goes on and our software gives specifics through detailed reports, interactive dashboards, and infinite tools everyone needs to analyze…continue reading

Business Success – luck has nothing to do with it

rolling dice - business success is not luck

Luck. The dictionary defines it as “good fortune; advantage or success, considered as the result of chance.” If business success was achieved by pure luck or chance we would all be rolling sevens & elevens and opening our own business without fear of failure. It would be the most mundane task ever. The reality is,…continue reading

A chat with our President & CEO

Brian Sweat, Acctivate President and CEO

He’s a man of many hats. “I’ve worn many ‘hats’ as the company has grown – implementation, support, training, programming and product management.” Brian Sweat, President & CEO of Alterity, Inc. Brian Sweat has been with Alterity since January 2001. In 2014, he became president of the company. Having a variety of roles in the…continue reading