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BYOD or COPE? Do You Allow Employees To Use Their Own Devices For Work?

The evolution of personal mobile devices and the rise of how necessary they are to business success these days are forcing many small business owners to make a choice. BYOD or COPE? Or “Bring Your Own Device” vs. “Corporate Owned, Personally Enabled”.

The Typical Solution - BYOD. According to the CDW 2012 Small Business Mobility Report, 89% of small-business employees use their personal mobile devices for work.

7 Ways To Add Value To Your Job

Adding value to your job–making your contribution unique–is key to survival and success in a competitive job market. What could you do within your existing (or future) company to increase your value and influence? The seven job skills that follow won’t mean you necessarily work harder, but that you work differently and more creatively.

Congratulations to our February Trivia Challenge Winner………

Amy Serrano of Miller & Sons Builders

Amy won a $20 gift card for Wawa Markets

Last month’s answer

Which of the following is a historical translation for the month of February?

d) All of the above

This month’s question is:

Which of the following inventions was patented March 7, 1876?

a) Motor Vehicle
b) Telephone
c) iPod
d) Computer

E-mail Kathy Tuno ktuno@productivetech.

Congratulations to our January Trivia Challenge Winner………

Shannon Mignone of American Asphalt Company

Shannon won a $20 gift card for Wawa Markets

Last month’s answer

According to a recent study, 40-45% of Americans do this each New Year?

b) Make a resolution

This month’s question is:

Which of the following is a historical translation for the month of February?

a) Mud month
b) Month of cabbage
c) Month of the pearl
d) All of the above

E-mail Kathy Tuno ktuno@productivetech.

Congratulations to our January Trivia Challenge Winner………

Shannon Mignone of American Asphalt Company

Shannon won a $20 gift card for Wawa Markets

Last month’s answer

According to a recent study, 40-45% of Americans do this each New Year?

b) Make a resolution

This month’s question is:

Which of the following is a historical translation for the month of February?

a) Mud month
b) Month of cabbage
c) Month of the pearl
d) All of the above

E-mail Kathy Tuno ktuno@productivetech.

Don’t “Love” Spending Money On New Servers, Backup Devices And IT Upgrades?

(Maybe It’s Time To Move To The Cloud)
As hurtful as it feels to us, we know that no one likes spending money on IT. Sure we all want our laptops, e-mail and applications secure, running fast and readily available 24-7-365, but your friends aren’t going to visit your office and oooh and ahhhh over your new server, and it certainly won’t provide you hours of entertainment or bragging rights at your next high school reunion.