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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
 
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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
 
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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
 
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November 5th, 2018 | Randy Abrams
Guidance from a security expert on how to make passphrases strong. - read more
 
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October 29th, 2018 | ChannelPro
Erick and Rich (broadcasting from a very yellow hotel room somewhere) ponder the meaning of Datto founder Austin McChord stepping down as CEO, the best way to approach sales presentations, and the dubious appeal of vacationing on the Titanic. - read more
 
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October 22nd, 2018 | ChannelPro
Join Erick and Rich as they ponder Zyxel’s disruptive entry into the SD-WAN market, the value of holding strategic company retreats, and beer for dogs. Yup, you read that right. Beer for dogs. - read more
 
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October 15th, 2018 | ChannelPro
Erick and Rich have some thoughts to share about new solutions from Tech Data and Cisco, parting ways with underperforming employees, and flying the friendly skies with rodents. - read more
 
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October 12th, 2018 | ChannelPro Weekly
What’s your retirement dream? Does it involve bathing on the beach in a big bowl of bright red gelatin? If you answered yes, you have something in common with Manuel Palachuk, managed services expert extraordinaire and Matt and Rich’s guest co-host this week. - read more
 

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