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The IT Guy in the Wild: Three Essential Traits To Look for in Your Next IT Hire
February 9, 2016 by Paulo Gomes

The IT Guy in the Wild: Three Essential Traits To Look for in Your Next IT Hire

The best candidates have all three traits and are who you should hireShhh – did you see him? There, behind the servers! If you’re really quiet, you just might catch a glimpse of the elusive IT guy, or Technologicus geekii, in his natural habitat. Of course, we‘ve been studying... Read More
3 Things you should ask yourself before trying Yammer
February 5, 2016 by Tris Hussey

3 Things you should ask yourself before trying Yammer

Microsoft turns on Yammer for commercial Office 365 customers According to Venture Beat, Microsoft is trying to entice business customers using Office 365 to get into Yammer by enabling it by default. Which is a smart move for Microsoft since it hasn’t really leveraged Yammer since they acquired it in 2012. However,... Read More
How to Avoid the Cloud and Shun Modern Technology Effectively
February 1, 2016 by Niall Currid

How to Avoid the Cloud and Shun Modern Technology Effectively

The Cloud has only been around for a decade...how good could it be?Stan had a real dilemma on his hands. He desperately wanted all the benefits that come from the latest and greatest in IT for his business – but he didn’t want to take the plunge into... Read More
5 Ways to get the IT job you want
January 28, 2016 by Tris Hussey

5 Ways to get the IT job you want

It goes way beyond a good resume and experience We do a lot of hiring around here. Some for ourselves, some for clients. We post the best and most interesting jobs in our Jobs of the Week. What if you see the job you’d love (say being a UX... Read More
How I'd Bring Managed Services to My Last Startup
January 21, 2016 by Tris Hussey

How I'd Bring Managed Services to My Last Startup

IT on a shoestring doesn’t have to be broken For more of the past dozen years I’ve led or been a part of a number of startups. Regardless of the startup, its niche, or the number of people, one thing has been universally true: IT planning was ad... Read More
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