Yoon Cannon leans on her phone and tablet when she’s on the go.
Can you run an entire business from the palm of your hand?
Some entrepreneurs are giving it a shot.
For these early adopters, mobile gadgets like smartphones and tablets don’t just help them do their work—they’re the backbone of the business. Entrepreneurs use them to do everything from ringing up sales to creating pitches and promotional videos to coordinating far-flung employees.
Of course, that kind of extensive setup won’t work for every small business. But looking at how these mobile pioneers do it can give any entrepreneur some ideas about ways they can bring mobile technology into their everyday operations.
Here’s a look at some early adopters and how they’re using mobile devices.