Expert strategies and tips to keep you moving forward.
Dec 20, 2017, 4:45 PM
Hiring an IT consulting firm is a big decision. First off - it’s not free, and second…do you really have time to learn new software and install new hardware in the office? You’re barely keeping your head above water as it is! And what if the suggestions made by your consultant end up hurting, not helping, your company. Will you end up worse than you started?
Dec 12, 2017, 4:22 PM
So, you’re starting a business. Good for you! You probably have a lot on your plate, but technology is a great place to start. Laying a strong IT foundation for your fledgling business now will pay dividends (and then some) for years to come.
Dec 6, 2017, 4:33 PM
Disruptive technology is, in a nutshell, technology that innovates or displaces existing technology in an established industry. The cell phone, for example, was at one time considered a disruptive technology. So was the typewriter.
Nov 28, 2017, 9:53 PM
Interviewing prospective IT consulting companies can be intimidating, especially when you don’t speak tech. It’s like that old saying…you don’t know what you don’t know! It’s hard to even understand where to start.
Nov 15, 2017, 4:37 PM
Implementing new software can be a scary proposition. There’s the time, of course, and the financial outlay. There’s employee training and data migration and making sure you’re implementing the right software platform in the first place!
Nov 8, 2017, 4:15 PM
It’s a hard call to make. Your company’s IT provider should offer more than just a few warm bodies that know how to code. The right IT companyis a partner, not just a stopgap. If the IT firm you’re working with isn’t actively making your business better, it’s costing you opportunities.
Nov 2, 2017, 9:09 AM
Healthcare and technology enjoy a symbiotic relationship. At no point in history has the advancement of medical care been so dependent upon information, and more importantly, the technology that stores, shares, and utilizes it.
Oct 24, 2017, 4:00 PM
We get it! No one wants to spend their afternoon fumbling through an unfamiliar software system or listening to the drone of a conference call. That said, excellent technology training could be the only thing standing between your employees and all the benefits your software has to offer.
Oct 19, 2017, 4:36 PM
If your software isn’t making your business more efficient, it’s holding you back. Software is a tool, not a bandage, and it’s supposed to streamline processes and further your goals. Your business should expect great things from its software.
Oct 18, 2017, 4:05 PM
Your business is only as forward-thinking as its technology. Whether you’re implementing an entirely new enterprise software system or upgrading all the hardware in your office, technology changes can be disruptive if not planned for in advance.