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New Client Tuesdays

New Client Tuesdays

What you see is not always what you get. Yesterday I was onboarding a new client. They have one of the nicest offices I have seen. Everything is new. Everything looks clean. New chairs, new desks, glass walls, etc. It’s gorgeous. Their computer room also looked good at first glance. But just underneath their shiny new exterior… Is a punch list of tech mishaps to work through.

Tech Deserves A Seat At The Table

Tech Deserves A Seat At The Table

How much thought do you put into the various functions of your business? For example… Let’s say we made a pie chart of the different functions in your business. Sales, marketing, finance, service delivery, operations, tech. What would that pie chart look like for you? As a technologist it’s interesting to see how much time business owners spend on the tech in their business.

Do I Still Need A Server?

Do I Still Need A Server?

On occasion I get asked… Do I still need a server? With the advance of cloud services more and more businesses have moved to using apps and services on the Internet. Some businesses have distributed workforces. Some businesses allow their staff to use their own personal computing devices. Some businesses work in cohabitational office spaces.

Do Less Grow More

Do Less Grow More

It’s amazing how we make the simple complex.  How we take a seemingly simple task and build layer upon layer until complexity has set in.  We think we’re doing the right thing.  We think we’re being thorough.  We think we’re reducing the chance of a mistake being made.  But in reality all we’re doing is adding complexity.