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The MacBook is one of the best business laptops of 2017, offering the speed, storage, and size that travelling users crave. Not only is it ultraportable, but it also scores high marks for its functional Touch Bar technology, as well as the formidable computing power, long battery life, and superb build quality that users have come to expect.

All this makes the MacBook Pro a no-brainer for your business, as long as you can afford the not-so-bargain purchase price. Fortunately, Hire Intelligence allows you to get your hands on the MacBook Pro for less, with a number of short-term and long-term rental deal options. Here are eight reasons why you might choose to rent a MacBook Pro.

8 Why you should rent a MacBook Pro

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Give Your Office a HighThe new generation of smart home gadgets don’t just belong in the lounge room. You can also put them to work around your office.

Smart lights and power switches let you manage your office from afar as well as curb your power bills. You’ll find a wide range of smart light bulbs that can be switched on and off remotely as well as placed on timers.

This makes it easier to ensure the lights are switched off at the end of the day. It also lets you strategically control a few lights to deter burglars by making it look like someone is working late. You can install smart light switches on the wall, letting anyone turn the lights on and off manually. Meanwhile, you’re ensuring you can still control them remotely from your smartphone.

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Keep Your Business AffairsTablet devices like the iPad offers a great way to carry around all your important notes, paperwork and documentation. However, give some thought as to how you’ll keep all those files in order.

If you’re regularly emailing documents on and off your tablets then you’re not really making the most of the new technology at your fingertips. Linking to the cloud allows you to easily save, sync and share documents. This keeps them safe should disaster strike. It also eliminates version control hassles to ensure everyone in your business is always working on the latest version.

For some businesses, this might be as simple as tapping into a cloud storage service like Dropbox, Box, Google Drive... Read More

3D Printers Speed UpFrom designers producing mockups to engineers prototyping mechanical parts, 3D printing is opening new opportunities for all kinds of businesses.

Once the realm of science fiction, 3D printing technology has come a long way in the last few years. Rather than using ink to print text on a page, these printers create solid objects by putting them together one layer at a time.

The technology is now within reach of your average business. However, there can be a steep learning curve. You shouldn’t get your hopes up for a Star Trek-style replicator. Basic 3D printers only print in ABS or PLA plastic, with a choice of colours. Meanwhile, more advanced models print with... Read More

Apple PencilThe Apple Pencil goes far beyond your typical iPad stylus. It offers new levels of precision and control for business users looking to make the most of the iPad Pro.

You can draw on an iPad screen with your finger, but it’s far from precise. Thankfully, you’ll find plenty of pen-like styluses with a fine tip that work with an iPad. These make it easier to draw or write on the screen. A few, like the Bamboo Intuos Creative, are also pressure-sensitive. So, when combined with the right app, you can draw a light or heavy line depending on how much... Read More