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Ryan Jones Nov 27, 2020 5:18:58 PM 13 min read

Tech lessons from the 2020 Jetpets Companion Animal Rescue Awards

I recently had the pleasure of judging the new Refuel Digital Technology Award for the 2020 Jetpets Companion Animal Rescue Awards Ceremony held on 15 October. This Australian, not-for-profit technology award celebrates innovation in rescue, ...
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Anna Butler Nov 23, 2020 2:26:52 PM 13 min read

International Computer Security Day 2020

Sure, this might not be one of the most cutesy or heart-warming days of the year, but it’s definitely one of the important ones. Also called Cyber Security Day or Internet Security Day, every 30 November, the international community attempts to ...
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Melissa Banks Sep 25, 2020 4:51:16 PM 8 min read

Solving the paper pain of your finances

With the COVID-19 pandemic causing major disruption to our lives, for many, our working lives also took a hit. Those of us fortunate enough to go about our daily business, it meant flexible working policies became the new way of life, at least for ...
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Andrea Pelizzari Jan 10, 2020 9:47:00 AM 8 min read

HubSpot's new Marketing Hub Enterprise is amazing & here's why

Something often experienced by fast-growing companies is that they tend to need more and more marketing tools to execute different parts of their strategy. You end up with a CRM, email marketing, social media management, e-commerce, website ...
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Ryan Jones Dec 26, 2019 1:00:00 PM 13 min read

Understanding virtual phone systems with Aircall

Having a business phone used to mean getting an IT professional to come out and install an expensive PBX system with a bunch of confusing buttons. There’s a huge capital expense to set it all up, upwards of $10,000 in most cases.
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Ryan Jones Dec 21, 2019 5:30:00 PM 29 min read

Marketing technologies that revolutionised the last decade

Ten years ago, the world was a different place. We were all watching prime time TV daily. Some of us were playing Angry Birds on our first-generation iPads and downloading Limewire music to our MP3 players. The world has since gotten much more ...
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Ryan Jones Oct 28, 2018 2:39:31 PM 7 min read

Project management in Office 365

Microsoft Office 365 is a very common IT platform in use with SMEs and not-for-profits. It’s a hosted, web based version of the traditional Microsoft Office tools, including email, calendars, file storage, groups, and more.
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Ryan Jones Oct 5, 2018 3:39:01 PM 10 min read

Our top 5 technology website picks

It’s no secret that at Refuel we love technology.  Keeping our ear to the ground is what keeps us relevant and anyone who visits our Port Adelaide office will notice it’s full of gadgets, widgets and all kinds of electronic alchemy.  Everyone here ...
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Ryan Jones Sep 19, 2018 4:39:48 PM 7 min read

A small business guide to HubSpot's #Inbound18 announcements

I've just spent a week in Boston at HubSpot's annual Inbound conference. Between a packed HubSpot Partner Day, and a rock star lineup of keynote speakers, HubSpot announced some amazing new offerings and features.
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Ryan Jones Sep 11, 2018 9:00:00 AM 12 min read

Territorians! Level up your organisation this October Business Month

This October Refuel are sending Ryan & Jen to Darwin for our very first October Business Month events, supporting the Northern Territory business community. These events cover everything from IT, social media, systems processes, email marketing and ...
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