It’s been called the ‘most happening tech conference around’ and for good reason. This year’s SpiceWorld in Austin, Texas, does not disappoint. The annual gathering and conference for IT pro members of the Spiceworks online community provides attendees with a fantastic opportunity to learn from tech industry experts, hear about the latest innovations from tech vendors like Plantronics and share know-how and lessons learned from … Continue reading SpiceWorld shows what the power of the IT community can do for small business
Today noise is a common workplace problem. With the advent of the open-space office environment, employees are complaining that noise is having an impact on their work. The American Society of Interior Designers (ASID) found that 70 percent of office workers believe their productivity would be higher if their environment was less noisy. You have even less control over background noise around you when you … Continue reading Don’t let background noise hang up small business sales and customer service calls
While you may not read a lot about noise pollution as an environmental concern; there’s little question that the world has become a lot noisier. As if loud neighbors, construction sites and barking dogs weren’t annoying enough, we now have a growing list of technology culprits adding to the din. Car alarms and boom cars are just some of them, along with the proliferation of … Continue reading Is your small business team sounding the alarm about noise?
The 2015 Microsoft Worldwide Partner Conference held in Orlando, Fl, July 12 – 16, 2015, was well orchestrated and relatively well attended, even with all the changes occurring at Microsoft as it begins its new fiscal year. While humid and hot, Orlando was buzzing with lots of content, plenty of parties, and great networking opportunities all around. As this is a partner event, Microsoft was … Continue reading Microsoft Worldwide Partner Conference (WPC) 2015