Archive for May, 2013

Love love love Google Hangouts

This image is a screenshot of all of us during a video staff meeting. We’re using Google Hangouts and headsets.  All of us have webcams – which pretty much come with newer laptops. Seeing each other in person is SO MUCH MORE effective than just participating on a phone call. The participants are in Chattanooga, […]

Building for growth – or is all we hear are cricketts

If you read my blog, you know we work with and support act!, a CRM tool that is going on 26 years old. It’s a great product and one I believe in strongly. I can’t imagine a company, particularly a small one, trying to survive without a tool like act! Recently, act! was purchased by […]

Architect and Consultant – Complimentary Skillsets

My youngest son is an architect. We, including my oldest son, are computer and business consultants. Sitting in the living room one night we started talking about what he does and how it compliments what we do. We ask a lot of questions when working with clients. The questions are to help us understand the […]