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managed IT guy cartoonLet’s start by defining “Managed I.T. Services.”  When a company says they offer managed I.T. services that company is basically saying that they want to be your company’s I.T. department.  A managed I.T. service company will set up and configure new computers, install new network equipment, troubleshoot problems with your computers and / or network, update the systems on your network when necessary, and other such I.T. related tasks.

So, why use a managed I.T. services company versus hiring your own “computer guy” or simply letting someone in your office do it?  A few reasons. Continue reading “The Benefits of Managed I.T. Services” »

I recently read this fantastic article on the whole phenomenon of the younger generation’s sense of “entitlement”, especially in the job market. Whether you’re a millennial who feels misunderstood or a member of the older generations who just don’t understand this shift in attitude, the article is a really eye-opening read. You can check it out here. As someone in the corporate world, I have seen the tremendous power that the creativity and tech-savvy of younger workers have, and the unwavering loyalty and dedication that older workers who have been with the company for some time contribute. We spend far too much time discussing which mentality is best in the workplace, and not enough time discussing how different mindsets can be leveraged to achieve more. Here are some tips for millennials who are working in corporate America.

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Forklifts are used in warehouses and with businesses that deal with heavy boxes or products shipped on pallets. Using a forklift is a safer way to lift heavy objects and move them to different places. If you’re in a business that uses forklifts and have never used one yourself, it’s interesting to learn how they work. Even if you’ve driven a forklift before, it’s sometimes hard to understand how they operate. Forklift technology is always changing and there are different brands, sizes and uses for different forklifts. Here’s a guide for how a forklift works.

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Digital Printing presses The biggest frustration when entering the world of digital photography is most often the cost. It can leave many people left scratching their heads wondering why this process is so expensive. According to the operations manager of Modern Litho, the cost of producing digitally printed applications has in fact been declining in recent years as technology has improved and the market expands. The following is a detailed explanation of where all these costs of digital printing still arise from. Continue reading “Why Is Digital Printing So Expensive?” »

Considering graduate school? Working toward that second degree will leave a big impact on your career and yourself. If you’re a current junior or senior and about to get your bachelor’s degree, applying for a graduate program could be a good option for you. Here are some important things to know before you start those graduate school applications.

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Wine? There’s an app for that. Trying new wines and learning about wine can happen right on your phone. Some wine apps even help you find the perfect wine for any person. Wine apps will take your obsession to a whole new level. Here are the best wine apps that will change the way you drink forever.

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Technology helps us in our everyday lives. It has become an incredible convenience that most would struggle to cope without. We have technology that helps us do research quicker, helps us get organized and help us communicate. The uses of technology are never-ending. We use it all day to work and focus, so why shouldn’t we use it to relax at the end of the day? There is a lot of technology that can be used to help us relax and give ourselves a little spa day at home. Here is a list of the top technologies that can be used to help you relax. Continue reading “Technology that Helps You Relax” »

green-technology-2Going green is a common topic now-a-days. More and more, people are looking for ways to “go green” and save money by doing so. There are all sorts of technologies out there that help people become more eco-friendly. One thing that is on most everyone’s mind around this time of year is how to save money and energy on heating. Heating your home can be very costly, both financially and environmentally. So how can you help lessen the burden? A new technology that has become increasingly more common in recent years can help with that; the programmable thermostat. Continue reading “Green Technology: Programmable Thermostats” »

jpgIn today’s world, we all know that technology is key to getting an education. From GED to Ph.D. it doesn’t matter, technology has become an integral part of the education system. Technology and the internet have opened up students to a whole new wealth of knowledge right at their fingertips. The knowledge that used to take days to track down is there for them in an instant. As a result, the educational system has become increasingly competitive. Here we are going to talk about just a few ways technology can help you get your degree. Continue reading “Technology That Will Help You Get Your MBA” »

laser-cutter-cutting-metalLaser cutting is the process of using a laser machine, programmed to cut into materials. This process is usually used for industrial manufacturing applications, but has recently become more popular in schools and even with hobbyists. The laser cutting can be used to cut patterns into thinner sheets of metal or to cut structural designs into industrial and piping materials.

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