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December 14th, 2018 | ChannelPro
Join Erick, Rich, and some unusual hats as they review the latest firewall with SD-WAN functionality, the rewards of giving yourself a holiday gift in the form of a rate increase, and the mixed blessing of living in a place where the streets are paved with chocolate. - read more
 
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December 10th, 2018 | ChannelPro
Erick and Rich have lots to say about the latest step in ConnectWise’s security push, the reasons you should inspect what you expect in your employees, and the ultimate gift for that special someone: a talking wall-mounted fish that integrates with Amazon Alexa. - read more
 
Article
December 6th, 2018 | Steve Duckworth
Size imbalances on both sides of the client-vendor relationship can lead to some negative consequences. - read more
 
Article
December 4th, 2018 | Tim Brown
MSPs can play a key role in crafting a security solution that fits with an SMB’s limited IT resources, time, and budgets. - read more
 
Video
December 3rd, 2018 | ChannelPro
Back after the Thanksgiving holiday, Erick and Rich chat about the newest Sophos XG Firewall, the importance of letting underperforming employees go sooner versus later, and a brave scientific experiment involving swallowed Lego heads. - read more
 
Article
November 26th, 2018 | Joshua Liberman
An experienced channel pro and conference-goer shares advice on getting the most from every industry event you attend. - read more
 
Video
November 19th, 2018 | ChannelPro
Listen in as Erick (broadcasting from frigid Fargo, N.D.) and Rich discuss Axcient’s efforts to win back MSPs, a business book every entrepreneur should read, and a story from the world of product packaging that raises the question “would you like some tide with that cheese?” - read more
 
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November 9th, 2018 | ChannelPro
Broadcasting from a secure, non-disclosed location (aka an unused conference room at the ConnectWise IT Nation Connect event in Orlando), Erick and Rich discuss ConnectWise's giant managed security initiative, the importance of proof-of-concept deployments when adopting new customer solutions, and Thanksgiving-flavored potato chips. - read more
 
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November 5th, 2018 | ChannelPro
Listen in as Erick and Rich discuss a new partner marketing program from Ingram Micro, the benefits of sending customer appreciation gifts during the holidays, and an unusual crime caper: The Case of the Stolen Inflatable Colon. - read more
 
Article
November 5th, 2018 | Randy Abrams
Guidance from a security expert on how to make passphrases strong. - read more
 

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