Oh, the channel and its shiny objects. Last week everyone was talking about Office Depot acquiring CompuCom and this week it’s all about Autotask and Datto merging. As much as I hate to admit it, this was the shiny object that caught my attention. The announcement of Autotask and Datto merging to become one HUGE … Continue reading The IT Channel and its shiny objects
In just a few minutes, on Facebook Live, I will be announcing the launch of my new company, Your Remote COO. Over the years, I have seen how inefficiently run operations have buried small and medium businesses that should be flourishing. The goal of Your Remote COO is to help all kinds of companies, not … Continue reading 10/4 good buddy, the day is here
On October 4th I am making a big announcement
It was just over a year ago, that my friend Don Schultz called me to talk to me about his business, Infratactix. A couple days after that conversation, Loree and I loaded up the SUV and hauled our motorcycle in our trailer to make the 3-day trek to Wisconsin. Don and I had struck a … Continue reading What a difference a year made in my life.
Recently I had a meeting with a potential supplier to discuss using their service for my business. Let me preface this by saying that he and I are not connected on social media. Our meeting took place after work at a local “watering hole”. The Sales Rep was very cordial the entire time. We discussed … Continue reading Are you a social stalker?
As I get older, it seems that time goes by faster than it did just a few years ago. Today, May 18, 2017, Loree and I are celebrating our 10-year wedding anniversary. For me, that is a huge milestone because I don’t know if I have ever stuck with anything for 10 years. This month … Continue reading Time flies when you’re having fun
I am not sure how to discuss this particular issue as it is very personal to me. However, I am going to share it on my blog anyway. As I continue to run Infratactix, from time to time I attend industry events. For example, a couple weeks ago I attended a ConnectWise roadshow in Scottsdale, … Continue reading Fear of the unknown…does it make you anxious?
Happy SuperBowl Sunday. Today is America's day of over indulging. Trust me, I know from experience. But not anymore, I am on the path of minimalizing my life. Minimalizing my life is not an easy one. There have been some personal struggles like selling my truck last weekend. But once the things are gone the … Continue reading Do you know who your real friends are?
If you read my blog on Monday, you now know that I am making some changes in my life. I like to say that there is no better time than the present to make a change, so I did. The first change is… I sold my truck. That’s right, this last Sunday I sold my … Continue reading I got a new car…it’s an Uber!
This past weekend I went to Dallas to visit my best friend Stephen, who has been going through a difficult time. I felt strongly that I needed to go out and be with my friend, it’s just way I am. This weekend was about 2 friends spending time together, taking in a Dallas Stars hockey … Continue reading Changing my life, cost me $95.99