30 09, 2015

The walls are coming down!

By | 2015-12-24T15:04:52+00:00 September 30th, 2015|Blog, CRM, Efficio, Industry News, Media Sales, News, Technology|0 Comments

The walls are coming down.  Software providers are finally working together to make your job easier.     Historically, keeping data hostage was a strategy for some software providers to create customer stickiness because they couldn’t live without you.  It kept customers around and paying, but it also created a negative relationship.  No one wants to [...]

10 08, 2015

Mobile Changes

By | 2015-12-24T15:04:52+00:00 August 10th, 2015|Blog, CRM, Technology|0 Comments

When I was a kid, cartoon detective Dick Tracy had a watch that did more than told them time. It was a two way transmitter of ever-increasing levels of information! Years later, I checked out the bag phone for remotes so we were not dependent on a land-line; and when I got the phone installed [...]

20 02, 2015

Let it Snow, Let it Snow, Let it Snow, ‘Cause You Can Work in Your PJs

By | 2015-12-24T15:04:52+00:00 February 20th, 2015|Blog, Media Sales, Technology|0 Comments

Are you feeling like this?Ice cased (moulting) Adelie penguins after a blizzard at Cape Denison, Antarctica, c.1912. Photograph by Frank Hurley. State Library of New South Wales, Australia. With all respect to my west coast friends, the rest of us are freezing. I flew over Washington DC yesterday to look down on a [...]

9 05, 2014

Technology Round-Up: Windows XP and the Heartbleed Bug

By | 2015-12-24T15:05:27+00:00 May 9th, 2014|Blog, Technology|0 Comments

Don't miss Efficio's technology series on Windows XP and Heartbleed Is your technology up to speed?Photo by Flickr User x-ray delta one. How does the cessation of Microsoft support for Windows XP affect you? What are your options for living in a post-XP online world? Is the Heartbleed bug as serious as they say? [...]

28 04, 2014

A Health Check

By | 2015-12-24T15:05:27+00:00 April 28th, 2014|Blog, Technology|0 Comments

Are you working hard to improve the health of your business?Students exercising with dumbbells, Western High School, Washington, D.C., c.1899. Frances Benjamin Johnston, photographer. Library of Congress. As they say, health is wealth. The challenge is trying to sustain it. It’s not just about stepping on the scale, but applying a positive and [...]

21 04, 2014

So, You Still Have XP

By | 2015-12-24T15:05:27+00:00 April 21st, 2014|Blog, Technology|0 Comments

Sometimes it's just better to get a new one.Teenagers pushing an old broken down jalopy. Unless your Windows XP computer is disconnected from the Internet, which seems almost unfathomable, it’s time to upgrade. So what’s your next step? Before you begin, recognize that you will have some challenges along the way, so expect them [...]

17 04, 2014

How Does Heartbleed Affect you?

By | 2015-12-24T15:05:27+00:00 April 17th, 2014|Blog, Technology|0 Comments

Some bugs are harmless; others, not so much.Child visiting the Orkin Insect Zoo located in the National Museum of Natural History, c.1977. David Lee, photographer. Smithsonian Institution Archives. By now you probably have heard about the latest security bug Heartbleed. The bug even has its own dedicated website and logo (http://www.heartbleed.com). Despite the [...]