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Should you hire a managed IT-Services team or one IT employee?

Michael Anderson Business Talk, Culture, IT Managed Services

Five reasons why your organization needs managed IT services In the early days of computers, most offices had a lone IT person looking after the computers. At my friend’s former office, there was just one IT person (let’s call him…Tim). Tim wasn’t bad at what he did, but he was highly proprietary about the company’s equipment and data – and…

Are Mobile Devices Helping or Hampering Your Team’s Productivity?

Michael Anderson Culture

Mobile devices have become such a popular computing medium that they’ve infiltrated the workplace. While the business owner might feel that these mobile devices can help employees gain more regular access to corporate data for more working hours, these same devices could potentially eat up those work hours with time wasted on mobile gaming or other recreational apps. What’s the…

The Power of WHY

Michael Anderson Culture

We’ve just returned from IT Nation in Orlando, FL – a conference for over 2,500 IT Service Providers. Our keynote speaker was Simon Sinek, author of Start With WHY. If you haven’t already seen his TEDx talk, please take 18 minutes and watch it here. Simon talks about the ‘Golden Circle’ – starting at the outside with WHAT, moving inwards to…

Time Machine

Michael Anderson Culture

One of my favourite shows growing up was a series called ‘Quantum Leap’. It starred Scott Bakula as Dr. Sam Beckett, a physicist who would leap through time to ‘put right what once went wrong’. I loved the idea of time being flexible – getting a second chance to make better use of time that may have been wasted. At…