Database Uses in Business. Small businesses run on databases. These repositories of organized information can store virtually every kind of data imaginable, and they can sort that information and deliver it to you with a click of a mouse. Business databases help small-business owners organize and track their customers, inventory and employees.How many businesses are there in the US?
But with more than 32.5 million businesses in the United States, it turns out those offices, stores and factories are in the minority when it comes to where people conduct business. The far bigger share — this week’s Data Drop number — is the percentage of those so-called "nonemployer" businesses in the country.What is a database list?
A database is a tool for collecting and organizing information. Databases can store information about people, products, orders, or anything else. Many databases start as a list in a word-processing program or spreadsheet.