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4 Practical Steps to Successful Change Management 

It’s just a couple days into the new year and I am already falling behind on my promise of increased gym time.  Each year it seems good intentions are met by reality and it is easy to revert to my comfort zone.  Do you feel that way with some of your best intentions at work?  A recent McKinsey study found …

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4 ways IT Managed Services can Improve your Bottom Line

Everyone is looking for that silver bullet to keep expenses flat while growing revenue.  The fact is there are no silver bullets, just decisions that balance risk and reward.  Can I sign that new account without hiring another person?  Should I hold off on investing in proactive network monitoring tools and hope my staff’s productivity doesn’t slip?  Should I invest …

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8 Signs You Need More IT Staff and 4 Alternatives to Hiring

The world of IT is becoming more complex, isn’t it? We have gotten to the point where it is so complex and multi-faceted that it is almost impossible for a small IT team to be experts on everything, and that can cause many recurring problems. Businesses that are faced with technology challenges often view them as their indicator that it’s …

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WEBINAR: Security Assessments 101 – February 19, 2020 2-3PM

Host: Tom Nohelty, Director of Strategic Services @ Applied Tech Presenter: Evan Francen, President @ Security Studio February 19, 2020 2-3PM Learn why completing a security assessment is important and what a good assessment looks like. If you have always thought that a security assessment is all about your technology, this webinar will show that assessing your security is much …

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2 Critical Planning Tools and 2 Technologies to Invest in for 2020

It’s that time of year again.  You’re trying to finish up this year strong while planning for next year–worrying about this year’s financials and developing budgets for next year.  In other words, budget season.  Technology spending is a huge part of business planning.  According to a SpiceWorks survey of over 1000 businesses, 88% of businesses will increase or stay the …