With much of the world opening back up, and people getting back to the new normal, many are asking what is the future of events? Will they be in person, online, or a hybrid model of both in person and online? With many people waiting for in-person events to come back in some form, most people agree the value of face to face events in the past where taken for granted.
While cybersecurity grows, businesses are facing a severe cybersecurity labor shortage. With a huge growth in the cybersecurity industry the need for qualified security professionals has dramatically increased, leaving many companies vulnerable to attacks. Although experts have been tracking cybersecurity for more than a decade the series of recent attacks on major digital security companies has been a wakeup call for many companies, adding to the shortage even more.
In March of 2021 the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 was signed into law to continue the efforts to help with the impacts of Covid-19. The passing of this act expanded the employee retention credit from $5,000 in 2020 to up to $28,000 for 2021 with a combined total of $33,000 for both years.
Are you looking for a podcast that will help you grow your business? The RocketMSP Podcast is an MSP Driven podcast that brings MSP business owners, channel vendors, and other interesting people together in one place to learn more about products that are available and how to use them.
There are a lot of conversations in tech going on, on LinkedIn, and Facebook and other areas about diversity of inclusion. With all this talk what really is Diversity and Inclusion and how does it affect your business? According to google “Diversity and inclusion are two interconnected concepts—but they are far from interchangeable.
With the increased availability of 24-hour news from a variety of sources and outlets, there is no lack of consuming the news. As MSP’s and business owners it is important to stay up to date on the latest news, technology and events in the industry. Have you checked out Channel Happy Hour?
By Gary Audin
Certifications can boost your MSP sales. Certifications can be used to evaluate you as an MSP and your employees. They can help the MSP in an interview. Certifications are best for those who do not have considerable work experience in IT products, services, and technology.
As a business owner and leader you may hear the term peer group tossed around. But what does it really mean? A peer group is typically a group of likeminded CEOs, entrepreneurs or business leaders that, ideally, have linear roles in similar size businesses. These professionals get together in general working groups to support each other, solve difficult challenges, evaluate opportunities, and develop strategies that help members achieve things that they wouldn't usually achieve on their own.
The retail IT channel’s #1 trade show, education conference, and networking event is back – bigger and better than ever! RetailNOW is taking place in person July 25 to 27th at the Gaylord in Nashville TN. Don’t miss out on this industry wide event gathering VARs, MSPs software developers, hardware vendors, and distributors linked in the retail technology space for a three day
At some point in Q2 SolarWinds MSP will be fading into the past, as they will be under going a brand change to update their name to N-Able. Although this rebranding is a new change for SolarWinds they are essentially resurrecting the N-able name as they acquired N-able nearly 8 years ago. What we know today is that SolarWinds is existing as a wholly owned subsidiary, and there is no official split date.
Even with the pandemic in full swing for most of D&H’s Fiscal year, they are reporting some blowout growth in earnings. With many people working from home, and children learning from home due to the pandemic, D&H saw a huge demand for devices. From headsets, to wireless needs, and new chrome books, D&H saw it all.
With Microsoft 365, you can collaborate with anyone, anywhere. Alex Fields shares with us his whole kit and caboodle which is a comprehensive publication on migrations from a traditional Windows Server Active Directory environment to Microsoft 365, configuration guides, and other things including a comprehensive checklist.