Category Archives: Tech

Getting a Seasoned Sales Team to Embrace New Technology

There is no exact science to being a good salesperson - you either have it or you don’t. This sink-or-swim mentality has dominated the mindsets of sales personnel for the last half century and probably even longer. Each man and woman who gives sales a try and finds it a good fit will invariably devise their own tailored way of achieving the numbers needed to sustain a comfortable living. While the tenacity and true grit of the seasoned salesperson cannot be overstated, those who have been

What Apple Has Taught the World About Putting on Big Events

There was a time when conferences and other corporate events were barely tolerable. It seemed more like a punishment to get sent to one on behalf of your company. It was a necessary evil that someone had to do. If you were very unlucky, that someone would be you. Almost everything about the experience was bad. Here is a list of things that could still stand improvement: Venues that are hard to get to Limited and expensive parking Limited and expensive lodging Insufficient food options Poor

Pokemon Go is Sweeping The World!

Like a phoenix out of the digital ashes, Pokemon Go seemed to materialize out of thin air into the app store, and within mere days, had millions of users. No, this wasn't just some app meant for passing a few minutes while sitting on the throne, Pokemon Go has people, well, going! The app has been a true phenomena, and one that has created droves of zombie-like herds of people glued to their phones as they meander around "reality" attempting to scoop up Pokemons lurking in this dimension. You'll

Top 6 Smartphone Apps for Beachbums

If you love the beach, then you know that it’s a whole other world when you are there. It’s great to get away and enjoy some personal time in a place that oozes relaxation. Here are some apps to make every trip to the beach even better than the last. Pandora Image via itunes.apple.com Enjoy the ocean against the background of your favorite music. With this free app, you can create playlists based on favorite artists, music types, or songs. Pandora then suggests other songs based

Things to consider before buying laptops

© Raimond Spekking / CC BY-SA 4.0 (via Wikimedia Commons) For every aspect of life, technology has become an integral part. And while someone talks about the technology, one of the major things people use is a computational device. If the computational device is portable and can perform a broad range of complex tasks, then that device is a laptop. In the field of laptop manufacturing, the market is oligopolistic in nature. A few big manufacturers have distributed the majority of the market share