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4 Strategies to Accelerate Digital Transformation

4 Strategies to Accelerate Digital Transformation

Since the onset of the pandemic, no topic has impacted enterprises more than digital transformation. While many marveled at the rapid rate of change in early 2020, the sustained emphasis on digital transformation continues to shape the ways in which … Read More

What is a workflow process

What Is A Workflow Process?

What is a workflow process? By Anne Fray, Sr. Accounting Analyst at Solutions360 Workflow is defined as the organization of work as it moves through a department, across departments or across an entire organization. Here’s an example of a workflow … Read More

Integrators are in the business of selling labor

“I Can’t Sell Labor for That!”

Like it or not, integrators are in the business of selling labor. There came a point in my 40+ year professional sales career when I stopped whining about how “I can’t sell labor for that” due to burdened internal costs. … Read More

Operational Planning Turns Strategy into Execution

Operational Planning Turns Strategy into Execution

If strategy is your engine, then think of operational planning as the transmission that transfers the power to the wheels for traction. In several blogs, we have addressed the importance of strategic planning, and why integrators should do it every … Read More

How to create the ultimate client survey

How to Create the Ultimate Client Survey

In Part 1 of this series, Closing the Loop with Client Surveys, we concluded that the main purpose of a client survey is to help integrators maintain customer relationships. And a survey accomplishes this by capturing alignment or disparity in … Read More

Common Security Challenges with a Remote Workforce

4 Common Security Challenges with a Remote Workforce

Some security challenges never change, and this remains true with the shift to a remote workforce. Human fallibility is always in play, even the most secure systems come with inherent risks, and bad actors will eternally seek out any and every … Read More

Coach your Next Generation Leaders

9 Powerful Ways to Coach Your Next Generation Leaders

Your organization’s next generation leaders face huge expectations from business stakeholders right now. Are you coaching them to grow, deliver – and stay?   Today’s tech leaders and managers must be fluent in an ever-growing list of technology fundamentals, plus … Read More

Does Your 2022 Budget Hold Water?

Does Your 2022 Budget Hold Water?

As many integration firm owners finalize their 2022 budgets, they have to ask themselves: “Does this budget hold water?” “Will these assumptions and projections float … or will they sink like a stone?” To solve this buoyancy issue, integrators should … Read More

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6 Easy Ways to Increase Profit Margins on Jobs

Solutions360 and D-Tools share a common vision to help integrators increase profit margins It is no small task for AV system integrators to increase profit margins. It takes having a strong brand value, consistent measurement of performance and solid leadership. … Read More

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Every Salesperson Should Take the August Challenge

  Take the August Challenge! A friend of mine that played professional baseball once told me that the worst day of the year for minor league ballplayers was August 1st. He explained that they had been playing virtually every day since … Read More