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May 21st, 2017 | Jay Ferron | My information Resource
Thursday, May 25, 2017 - 8:30 AM–5:30 PMNew Jersey City University2039 John F. Kennedy Boulevard, Jersey City, NJ 07305Attend a one day event sponsored by the NJ Chapter of (ISC)2, friends, and sponsoring NY/NJ/CT Metro area associations. Leaders in the industry are excited to - Read More
May 18th, 2017 | Karl Palachuk | Small Biz Thoughts
W5-01Core Standard Operating Procedures for Small IT ProvidersInstructor: Karl W. Palachuk- Five Tuesdays - May 23 - June 20, 2017 - Register Now- All classes start a 9:00 AM PacificYou're guaranteed to learn something that will make or save you the price of admission!This course will - Read More
May 17th, 2017 | Arlin Sorensen | Peer Power Blog
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May 17th, 2017 | Karl Palachuk | Small Biz Thoughts
Free White Paper!I’m pleased to announce that I’ve been partnering with VSP® Individual Vision Plans to develop a great resource for people who are self-employed and looking to retire.Most of the people who read my blogs and newsletters are self-employed. And many of you have heard - Read More
May 17th, 2017 | Ken Thoreson | Sales Management Guru
Are your sales inconsistent? Are you losing more opportunities than ever before? Does your sales team seem weak compared to those of your competitors? Any number of reasons – from rapid growth to hiring mistakes – could be responsible for a "yes" answer to any of those questions. But in working - Read More
May 16th, 2017 | Susan Bradley | The SBS Diva
There’s a couple of sources you can look to: Mariette’s site at Robert Pearman’s guide to moving from SBS 2011 to server 2016 – - Read More
May 16th, 2017 | Susan Bradley | The SBS Diva
Got a question the other day asking about the media pack availability for Server 2016 essentials. To be honest with you I had totally forgotten about  that. In talking to the folks (Cliff in particular) that still run media servers at home they recommended installing Plex or  Kodi - Read More
May 12th, 2017 | Todd Billiar | VAR Staffing
If software eats everything, are network engineers on the menu? It was just too great a title to not copy it, and give credit where credit is due: to Stephen Lawson, Senior U.S. Correspondent working for Computerworld, and originally published April 28, 2017. Many clients of VAR Staffing receive a - Read More
May 9th, 2017 | Karl Palachuk | Small Biz Thoughts
The truth is, most of the checklist is the same. But we DO need to keep up with the times.This tool has been around for twelve years and has helped thousands of IT professionals get a jump start on doing network assessments and creating monthly maintenance checklists.You can get the 68-Point - Read More
May 7th, 2017 | Karl Palachuk | Small Biz Thoughts
I just posted a brand new program you can download today:The Most Important Rules for Running a Successful Managed Service Business This is an audio program recorded live. Includes my flyer with the 22 most important rules I've used to build and run my companies over the last 22 years.When I - Read More