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
Last Friday my country, the United States of America, welcomed Donald Trump as the 45th President. I didn’t vote for him but, because I respect the office of the President of the United States and am a proud American, I am going to respect Mr. Trump as my President. The issue I have is with … Continue reading We are all a bunch of morons!!
I have been at Infratactix 6 months now. I can’t believe how the time has flown by. As I have dug into the role of President / COO of the Madison, WI based Managed Service Provider, I have noticed some changes to the industry. However, many things have stayed the same. In this post I … Continue reading My first 6 months running an MSP…again!!
This past week I was at the Infratactix office in Madison. I went there, as always, with an agenda. The plan was to see as many of our current clients as possible to review their contracts and sign many to new agreements for 2017, with the proper technology and an upgrade of support services. The … Continue reading Service really does start with the customer
As business owners, many of us work on giving back to our community or to charities. I know because I do this with my team at Infratactix. We did some giving back last fall and winter with our 1st annual Thanksgiving dinner for Veterans and a Coat Drive for those in need. Both events were … Continue reading Make 2017 the year to give back in your community.