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Tips to Transition to As-A-Service

As-A-Service: It Could Save Your Business

It’s not hype. If you sell, service or support technology, the future survival of your business may well depend on understanding and implementing an “as-a-service” approach. Simply put, this model—also known as “managed services”—bundles together the hardware, software, services and support you provide and offers them to clients for a monthly fee. Consider these top…

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How to Better Handle Disaster Recovery

Simplify Disaster Recovery with ConnectWise

Facing recovery after a major data loss can be terrifying. Not only are you scrambling to find and replace everything you’ve lost, but you’re also working double-time to reassure clients. With the right solutions at your disposal, you can keep your clients up and running through even the worst disasters. The best disaster recovery solutions…

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To Meet or Not to Meet

Make Meetings More Effective

“60% or less of work time is actually spent productively.” Sounds like money being wasted to me. In fact, it costs US businesses $37 billion in salary costs for unnecessary meetings. Ouch. There is such a thing as too many unnecessary, unproductive meetings. I’ve learned that not every meeting applies to me and I’ve routinely…

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5 Tips for Building an Efficient NOC & Help Desk

How to Build an Efficient NOC

Your network operating center (NOC) and help desk services are the foundation of your business. A NOC serves as the central nervous system to the help desk services, providing connectivity, security, redundancy, and remote administration tools to help you manage and monitor your clients’ IT systems. In the age of Cloud, do you still need…

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The ConnectWise 2015.5 Release Begins Today!

ConnectWise 2015.5 Release

At ConnectWise, we’re committed to advancing your business through technology. That means you can expect game-changers in every release of ConnectWise. Through our forums, user groups, and Partner Innovation Network (PIN), we gather and infuse partner-requested enhancements into every release of ConnectWise. We’re aiming beyond just creating a great product that helps you run your…

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4 Keys to Collaboration

Best Practices for Collaboration

In 2015, collaboration is more than just a buzzword. As technology evolves, and businesses seek new and innovative approaches to growth, the power of your supporting network is now vital to your path to success. More often than not, we hear about the power of partnership across departments within our organizations. Most leaders will acknowledge…

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How Documentation Can Save the World (or At Least Your Business)

Technology Documentation Best Practices

Aah, documentation. The plain, dry toast of the technology topic list. You don’t want to read about it. You don’t want to talk about it. You don’t even want to think about it. And that’s exactly why you might be overlooking one of the most important parts of running your business. How you keep track…

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5 Accounting & Finance Best Practices (for Tech Companies)

Finance Best Practices for Technology Companies

One of the biggest threats to a growing technology company is poor accounting practices. All it takes is a dishonest employee or an honest miscalculation to send your bottom line into a nosedive. Besides appeasing Uncle Sam, you need the peace of mind that comes with knowing your business is in good financial standing. How…

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Finding Compliance with ConnectWise

Find Compliance with ConnectWise

Did you ever think that ConnectWise might save you from a million-dollar fine? ConnectWise is more than a business management solution, it’s a great compliance tool too. Imagine This…

3 Ways to Price More Profitably

How to Improve Your Pricing Strategy

Pricing continues to be a hot topic on every business owner’s mind. You don’t want to deter business by charging too much, but at the same time, you don’t want to sell yourself short. We’re all after that happy medium, where clients stay loyal and you turn a decent profit. Pricing plays a big part…

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Avoiding Culture Shock: 4 Ways to Motivate Millennials

How to Motivate Millenials at Work | ConnectWise Blog

2015 is the year of the millennials—people between the ages of 18 and 35—when they’ll officially overtake baby boomers as the nation’s largest living generation. By 2020, they’ll make up nearly half of your workforce. Not to worry. They can be some of your most valued employees if you take the time to understand what…

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