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January 16th, 2018 | Karl Palachuk | Small Biz Thoughts
At last! Amazon has found the newest version of Managed Services in a Month!They haven't put a graphic to it yet. But they will. We have no control over how they list or price our books.And the saddest part is . . .Book reviews do not carry forward from previous non-fiction editions!That means I - Read More
January 13th, 2018 | Karl Palachuk | Small Biz Thoughts
I just posted the recording of my webinar from a few days ago -The 9th Annual State of the Nation Address for SMB ITIn addition to discussing a bit about where our industry went in 2017 and where I think it's going in 2018, I spend over half of this webinar talking about right-sizing your company - Read More
January 10th, 2018 | Karl Palachuk | Small Biz Thoughts
A while back I blogged about Bering McKinley's big Sales and Service retreat.Well, they've set up a discount just for folks who read this blog.Enter the code Karl777 at registration and receive $100 discount off the already great price for this seminar. FREE - Read More
January 10th, 2018 | Karl Palachuk | Small Biz Thoughts
Join me live at SMB Techfest in Anaheim!Get in free - visit my VIP guest and see me live at SMB TechFest.  SMB TechFest Q1 is coming up on Jan 18th.  See me present along with other industry experts in sessions to grow your business.  Also - Read More
January 10th, 2018 | Bradley Gross | LegalTime
I often get inquiries in my inbox that sound something like this: “We are a small MSP operating out of Small Town, USA, looking for a short contract for our services. We don’t need a major agreement—just something that covers our liabilities. Can you help?”My response is always the same: “No, I - Read More
January 5th, 2018 | Arlin Sorensen | Peer Power Blog
Acquisition Advances ConnectWise Commitment to a Holistic Approachfor the Technology Service Provider Ecosystem Tampa, FL – January 5, 2018 – ConnectWise announced today that it has acquired HTG, a worldwide consulting, coaching and peer group organization that cultivates success - Read More
January 3rd, 2018 | Karl Palachuk | Small Biz Thoughts
Managed Services in a Month - Applying the Book - Newly Revised for 2017Instructor: Karl W. Palachuk- Five Tuesdays - January 9 - February 6, 2018 - Register Now- All classes start a 9:00 AM Pacific AND repeated live at 4:00 PM PacificGREAT for people in Sydney or those who want an - Read More
January 1st, 2018 | Eric Ligman | Microsoft SMS&P Blog
  It’s once again time to take a quick moment to step back and share my thanks and gratitude with all of you, the fantastic people I have the incredible privilege and honor to connect with, speak to, interact with and work with with around the world in my role here at Microsoft and with - Read More
December 29th, 2017 | Jay Ferron | My information Resource
You always could kill some applications and services by using task manager and clicking on end task but that does not always work.  Tasklist is a command that displays a list of applications and services with their Process ID (PID) for all tasks running on either a local or a remote computer. - Read More
December 28th, 2017 | Ken Thoreson | Sales Management Guru
Becoming a new sales leader can be overwhelming. Suddenly you go from having a quota to managing the quotas of multiple people. You must quickly learn how to juggle the needs of your salespeople with the demands of your organization's leadership. It can be a challenging transition. Improving - Read More