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February 1st, 2021 | ChannelPro
Looking for a daily dose of insights, advice, and inspiration on building a diverse organization? Bookmark CompTIA’s Advancing Tech Talent and Diversity Tip of the Day page. Fresh, concise updates five times a week! Click here to view  - Read More
December 1st, 2021 | ChannelPro
Don’t miss a moment of Manuel Palachuk’s must-see presentation from our November 16th SMB Forum event on the seven top predictors of managed services success. - Read More
December 1st, 2021 | ChannelPro
Here are the slides from Manuel Palachuk’s November 16th SMB Forum presentation on the seven top predictors of managed services success. - Read More
November 29th, 2021 | Ted Roller
IT business owners must focus on the sales pipeline, which requires improving the consultative sales process. - Read More
November 29th, 2021 | ChannelPro
Erick and Rich have a lot to be thankful for this year, including artificial intelligence and hand sanitizer, which they discuss on this holiday week episode along with a neuroengineer’s recent efforts to teach rats to play Doom. - Read More
November 19th, 2021 | ChannelPro
Rich and Erick discuss Gradient MSP’s new billing reconciliation tool and long-term strategy, urge you to unplug (like, really) during your Thanksgiving break, and finger the unlikely culprit responsible for damaging a U.K. family’s car. - Read More
November 17th, 2021 | Colleen Frye
Want higher profits and happier customers and employees? A good service manager can make that happen. - Read More
November 12th, 2021 | ChannelPro
Erick and Rich discuss the new platform and RMM solution from ConnectWise, the wisdom of identifying your worst customers now so you can fire them come January, and the latest oddball limited edition holiday offers from America’s fast-food restaurants. - Read More
November 11th, 2021 | ChannelPro
This Expert Guide dives into some current opportunities, including adding services on top of Microsoft 365 rather than just selling licenses, developing deep expertise in Azure features to solve customer problems, and building high-margin cloud bundles. - Read More
November 11th, 2021 | James E. Gaskin
Regulations are coming to managed services, and a new grassroots organization is working to give MSPs a say in that process. - Read More


Business News

November 30th, 2021 | ChannelPro
Hot topics trending on the members-only ASCII Group Forum. Come join the conversation... - Read More
November 17th, 2021 | Colleen Frye
The ChannelPro SMB Online Forum West gathered MSPs, IT consultants, VARs, and integrators to discuss business strategies and technology trends for a changing workplace. - Read More
November 15th, 2021 | Rich Freeman
A new addition to Team GPS, the “business operating system” for MSPs that IT By Design introduced earlier this year, the new module includes tools for gauging employee sentiment and rewarding employee accomplishments. - Read More
November 5th, 2021 | Rich Freeman
To prevent more breaches of the kind that struck IT management solutions in the last year, the company says, MSPs must embrace cyber hygiene best practices and vendors must embrace independently audited security frameworks like BSIMM. - Read More