Our generation, the generation before our generation and all other generations before them have had dreams. We all dream, we have ideas, we plan and we hope – all this is what makes us look forward to the future. These days we see so many new and innovative businesses in the market, there are all sorts of products and services to make our lives easier. For each product and service there are again various choices and options to choose from. The use of the internet and the advancement of technology have been largely responsible for quite a number of businesses. Certain businesses could not have been thought of before the coming of the internet.
Information Technology has made businesses go global. It has revolutionized the way people buy and sell. Who could have thought that one could sit in one corner of the world and buy things from other corner without moving even an inch?Who could have thought of online shopping? All these questions bring us to our original question – what is Information Technology and what is its relation to your business ideas? According to Wikipedia, ‘Information Technology(IT) is the application of computers and telecommunications equipment to store, retrieve, transmit and manipulate data, often in the context of a business or other enterprise’.
The internet has opened the gate to the world, now the whole world is accessible with just a few clicks. The number of IT companies around the world and the types of IT services is only growing by the day. eCommerce owes its existence to Information Technology. Big players in the market as well as the local business both are finding more audiences from all around the world. Thanks to the internet anyone, be it a doctor, a therapist, a teacher or a dancer can offer their services to people anywhere in the world. Online business in India has seen tremendous growth in just a very short time period.
The internet also offers various tools like business listing sites, b2b marketing, and free listing sites, etc etera,to help businesses promote and advertise their products and services. Anyone can post online classified ads on a popular and well-known online directory like Gurgaonsaath and instantly reach millions of people. To conclude, the IT sector has given people the power to dream and has made us realize no idea is small or silly, that people like you and me are capable of making fortunes by working hard and moving ahead with conviction.