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How to Maximize Your Prepaid Data Plan

by on 04/09/2013 - 10:15 pm
Categories: Mobile Phones, Prepaid Carriers

So much for SMS and voice calling, data has become the new wireless commodity. But like all good things, data comes at a hefty price, especially if you use it more than you need.
Although a lot of prepaid plans advertise unlimited data; most carriers impose a cap that drastically reduces your internet speed after a certain threshold. To get the most out of your data, you need to be able to use it wisely.

Here are some tips on how you can maximize your prepaid data plan.

Use Apps to Monitor and Manage Your Data 
There are dozens of apps online that help monitor your data. These makes sure you never go over your budget or your data cap for the month. Apps like My Data Manager and ...

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5 Tips to Succeeding as a Prepaid Dea...

by on 04/08/2013 - 11:44 pm
Category: Business Management

One of the advantages of being a prepaid dealer is that you don’t need to take it on as a full-time job. Unfortunately, it can be particularly overwhelming for those who are forced to juggle a 9 to 5 alongside a monthly activation quota. 
However, here are five simple steps to help you succeed as a prepaid dealer even with a full-time job.
 
Manage Your Time
Time management is an important skill when managing a business, and becomes particularly critical when trying to juggle a prepaid dealership with a fulltime job. It’s important that you schedule your days accordingly, but not in a way that’s too idealistic. Be practical about how long it takes for you to d ...

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Knowing Your Customers: Who Uses Prep...

by on 04/04/2013 - 03:01 am
Category: Business Management

As prepaid numbers continue to grow, the kinds of people using them continue to vary. But as a prepaid dealer, it’s important to know the kind of customers that are attracted by prepaid service.
There are five main types of prepaid users; all with different buying patterns and monthly usage. While these customer types aren’t necessarily mutually exclusive, they should paint a pretty accurate picture of the kind of person who gravitates towards a prepaid plan.

Value Seekers
Value Seekers are prepaid users that hunt for value overall. This shouldn’t be mistaken for people looking for the lowest prices, but for the best deals. They want each and every cent to count toward ...

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Motorola to Cut 10% of Staff in Compa...

by on 03/22/2013 - 02:11 am
Category: Business Management

Despite its acquisition by tech giant Google, Motorola is having a trouble keeping pace with its new owners.
The Wall Street Journal recently reported that Motorola will be forced to cut as much as 1,200 employees from its global operations, accounting for 10% of the phone manufacturer’s total work force. Cuts will be made to operations in China, India and the United States.
This wouldn’t be the first time Google has ordered a massive retrenching of the Illinois based phone company. Last August, Motorola dropped as much as 20% of its staff in August last year.
The move to downsize the company falls in line with Google’s new strategy to streamline Motorola’s upcomin ...

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