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August 18th, 2019 | Rich Freeman
Six leading MSP coaches and a room full of channel pros met at CompTIA’s ChannelCon show recently to talk best practices. Here’s some of the advice they shared on generating leads, spending marketing dollars wisely, firing clients, and more. - read more
 
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August 16th, 2019 | ChannelPro
When is BDR software sexy? When it comes with unlimited storage. Join Erick and Rich for a chat about that new feature from Axcient, the importance of being realistic about how many strategic goals you pursue, and the creepiness of Amazon having facial recognition technology that knows when you’re afraid. - read more
 
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August 15th, 2019 | Jennifer McCready
Active collaboration requires spaces and technology that encourage people to move about freely and participate equally. - read more
 
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August 15th, 2019 | Rich Freeman
According to Marketopia’s Andra Hedden, there’s often a yawning gap between the marketing assistance channel pros need from vendors and the marketing assistance they get. Here’s her advice on what vendors should do differently. - read more
 
Article
August 13th, 2019 | Joseph Landes
Five tips to optimize Azure expenses and infrastructure to increase margins and make more money. - read more
 
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August 9th, 2019 | Robin Robins
Money flows to those who do the right activities—and have the hustle—to attract it. - read more
 
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August 7th, 2019 | ChannelPro
Can you guess where Erick and Rich are recording from this week? Hint: They’ll be discussing the unique role CompTIA plays in the channel, plus why you should involve your employees in decision-making, grasshoppers in Las Vegas, and other biblical plagues. - read more
 
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August 2nd, 2019 | ChannelPro
Lost track of which vendor owns which in managed services these days? Listen in as Erick and Rich discuss ChannelPro's graphical overview of the topic. Then listening some more as your hosts explain why joining a board is a good idea and discuss the unfortunate arrival of PEDs in livestock competitions. - read more
 
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July 31st, 2019 | ChannelPro
Learn how aligning the business metrics you track with the business objectives you care about can help you bring your strategic vision to life, courtesy of channel pro guru Manuel Palachuk. - read more
 
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July 26th, 2019 | ChannelPro
StorageCraft has its first appliance-based continuity solution, and Erick and Rich are here to tell you all about it. They’ve also got some thoughts to share on building a referral network and gift suggestions for this year’s SysAdmin Day. - read more
 

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