On having a firm computing foundation…

One of the greatest things about computing and the internet is the wide variety of "good, fast, and cheap" tools we have for 'thought leadership' marketing. One of the worst things about computing and the internet is that if you are on your own, that means you have to be your own IT [information technology] … Continue reading On having a firm computing foundation…

Wisconsin has an IT worker shortage

"A common perception is that in the aftermath of the dotcom crash of 2001, the market remains flooded with information technology (IT) workers with skills, but no jobs.However, the reality is just the opposite. In fact, an IT worker shortage is hitting companies across the nation, including southeastern Wisconsin.As the baby boom generation drifts off … Continue reading Wisconsin has an IT worker shortage

Does the internet make you happy?

Apparently so say the Brits... "There are those who believe that too much time spent on the Internet makes people less social and causes them to lose touch with the real world, but a new British study released today found that access to the Internet and the web, and especially to social networks such as … Continue reading Does the internet make you happy?

3 ways for small businesses to save money on IT

Regardless of what the government says, most business owners feel we're still in a recession..."The recession is cutting into small and midsized businesses’ IT spending, and some industries are hurting more than others, according to the results of the latest IT Effectiveness Index (ITEI) survey. The ITEI is a benchmarking tool that measures the technology … Continue reading 3 ways for small businesses to save money on IT