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Small Business + Technology = Real Solutions

January 30, 2017 2 min to read

Small Business + Technology = Real Solutions

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Growing up in a small town has given me a unique view of small business. The convenience store in the center of town (which is still there!), the neighborhood pharmacy, and the floral shop are a few examples that pop into my mind. If you had a good idea and a strong work ethic – the dream of owning your own business was yours! I re...

March 15, 2016 3 min to read

Technology Can Lower Job Stress

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I recently stumbled across an article regarding stressful jobs and I had some pretty specific thoughts about it. So I looked to technology and created this blog post! USA Today posted Forbes’ list of the most stressful careers. Many of these careers involve elements of danger, or they feature long or irregular hours. Here’...

September 28, 2015 1 min to read

Requirements Gathering and Selecting the Right Tool for the Job

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Contributed by Technical Consultant, Matt Nicol For most technology initiatives, there are many ways that a solution could be implemented. From a myriad of off-the-shelf products to a wide array of custom development solutions, there is no doubt that there is a way to successfully implement virtually any technology-based business app...

September 9, 2015 3 min to read

Best Places to Work: A Two Way Street

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Contributed by Director of Strategic Planning & Development, Kathy Olek Donatelli Co-workers have told me I know lots of people here in the ‘Burgh. This is usually followed by some acknowledgement that I am pretty traditional. Check that, they tell me I am old school. OK, truth be told, I’m just old. During my 30+ year career...

August 3, 2015 4 min to read

Please… Stop “Cold Calling”

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Contributed by Business Development Manager Paul O’Donnell If you are a business development professional and you are still prospecting the same way you did five to ten years ago, I’m afraid I’ve got some bad news… “Cold calling”, and prospecting in general, have developed such a negative connotation ...

Lotus Traveler Tips for iPhone Users

August 26, 2014 5 min to read

Lotus Traveler Tips for iPhone Users

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This post submitted by Senior Consultant for 4CTechnologies, Sharon Haver We all know that Traveler does a great job with Mail, Calendar and Contacts.  But what about those utility apps that make our lives just a little bit easier?  How do you get your journal and To Do’s to your iPhone?  How do you lookup a co-worker’...

5 Tips for Working Parents

July 16, 2014 3 min to read

5 Tips for Working Parents

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Post contributed by 4CTechnologies consultant Jennifer Edwards Being a new mom to a wonderful almost 8 month old, working full-time and being a mother is so hard to balance. I know when I was pregnant, I thought I would be supermom but once I returned to work, I realized that wasn’t quite the case. Over the past six months since I...