Web Helps Small Firms Become Global Ventures : “Web Helps Small Firms Become Global Ventures ”
By PETER LOFTUS
“BlueTie Inc., a little software company in Rochester, N.Y., didn’t give a thought to becoming an international business when it was founded in 1999. The start-up focused on providing a Web-based subscription service, offering e-mail and office-software applications to small and midsize companies in the U.S.”
– It is important for any business to decide, from the beginning, who their customers will be. If the businesses mentioned in this article had done so they would have avoided some growing pains. This article does show the power of the web to make a small guy big and that in itself is great! -ed.