If you own a business or are self-employed and find yourself buying lots of Apple products, it's possible that you're eligible for discounts through the Joint Venture program. Not only does it let you accumulate loyalty points towards new products, you and your employees can receive training, VIP level technical support, and more. Here's how to learn more about Joint Venture:
The iPhone's famed "Halo Effect" is creating opportunities for Apple in business. A recent report from Forrester Research shows that global business spending on Apple computers and tablets has increased dramatically in recent years, rising from 1 percent in 2009 to 8 percent in 2012, according to a new article in the Wall Street Journal (it's behind a paywall).
On Monday morning I picked up several shiny new iPhone 4S handsets that my Apple Business rep had set aside for me earlier in the week. I knew I would be traveling over the launch weekend and I needed quite a few phones, and my Apple Business rep couldn't have been more helpful in arranging everything.