The Linux Professional Institute (LPI), the world's premier Linux certification organization (http://www.lpi.org), announced that in 2012 they grew their training partner program to include 322 participating organizations (up more than 5% from just over 300 partners in 2011). Most significant was that LPI added seven new training organizations in North America in 2012. LPI has training partners in over 50 countries around the world.[Read More...]
Telephone systems are critically important to any business, and refreshing your technology can be a daunting task. Small and midsized businesses (SMBs) considering an upgrade from a PBX to VoIP can breathe easy knowing that the benefits of this switch are clear – and, with proper planning, the implementation is nothing to be afraid of.
There are many factors SMBs should consider when transitioning from a PBX environment to VoIP. Before exploring the technical details, be sure to set a clear budget and identify the unique business drivers behind the transition.[Read More...]
Before tossing your old data tapes out with the garbage, you may want to rethink their worth. In fact, what you have on those data tapes has more staying power and value than your old audio cassettes. While you may be able to let go of an old cassette, thinking you no longer need that 80’s flashback, the information on your old data tape is likely to have lasting business value, as does the medium itself.[Read More...]
Starting a home business and turning it into a long-term profitable business venture is the dream of millions of people. Many pursue that dream and succeed; others fail and give up, but most never even try.
Remember you can't build a successful home business if you never even try and you certainly aren't going to get far if you can't get up from your failures. You are in control of your own destiny. You have the freedom to choose success, failure, or just keep cruising through life on your safe wagon never going up or down.[Read More...]
Fortifying a cup of gourmet coffee with half-and-half can increase your enjoyment. A different kind of half-and-half can maximize your value as a SMB consultant. The nature of being a SMB consultant is to be â€œhalf-businessâ€ and â€œhalf-technical.â€[Read More...]