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April 7th, 2020 | Tim Conkle
Use metrics to target your customers and hone in on core services to ensure your sales process matches your company’s abilities as well as its ambitions. - read more
 
From the Coronavirus Trenches
April 6th, 2020 | Rich Freeman
According to company exec Ben Niernberg (pictured), the Midwest solution provider is helping employees and customers maintain personal connections at a time when the coronavirus has made physical closeness dangerous. - read more
 
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April 4th, 2020 | ChannelPro Weekly
Ah, pie. Could there be a better treat in stressful times? We won’t claim it’s a substitute, but this week’s episode featuring guest host and MSP Ed Correia of Sagacent Technologies is a close-ish second. - read more
 
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April 1st, 2020 | Rich Freeman
IT spending is slowing and cash flow drying up. Business coach Manuel Palachuk has some experience-tested advice for getting through the tough times to come. - read more
 
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March 30th, 2020 | ChannelPro
Stuck at home like everyone else, Erick and Rich explore Ingram Micro's new cash-preserving credit programs, the importance (now more than ever) of using your PSA tool's dispatch portal, and proof that supply chain issues are affecting everyone these days, including Mexican drug cartels. - read more
 
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March 27th, 2020 | ChannelPro
Managed services guru Erick Simpson talks with ChannelPro’s Mark Smith about strategies MSPs can apply today to get themselves and their customers through COVID-19 chaos. - read more
 
From the Coronavirus Trenches
March 25th, 2020 | Robert Leonard
In this first-person account, a channel pro from the midwest shares lessons learned on getting clients ready for remote productivity. - read more
 
From the Coronavirus Trenches
March 23rd, 2020 | ChannelPro
In this video interview from our sister publication IoT Playbook, a solution provider and MSP in northern California discusses the measures he's taking to support customers. - read more
 
Video
March 23rd, 2020 | ChannelPro
In a slight departure from their usual format, Erick and Rich offer up half a dozen good, practical tips for getting yourself and your clients through the COVID-19 pandemic, then sort through the contents of a Los Angeles restaurant's "emergency taco kit." - read more
 
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March 22nd, 2020 | ChannelPro
Use the advice in this free infographic from CompTIA and Semel Consulting to help telecommuting newbies reduce their exposure to online risks. - read more
 

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