Monthly Archives - March 2017

Empower Your Employees, Boost Productivity

Annette Franz is a noted blogger who writes often (here) on “improving both the customer experience and the employee experience by utilizing their software platforms to facilitate listening to [...]


Posted By Comments: 0 0Post Date: March 30, 2017

Is Entrepreneurship Fading in America?

In a new book entitled, author Tyler Cowen notes that the entrepreneurship rate in the United States has plummeted to about 7.5% of American companies today that are [...]


Posted By Comments: 0 0Post Date: March 28, 2017

4 Good Tips to Help Effect Change in Your Organization

We came across a good article recently on the difficulties of “organizational change management” – and what to do about them.  It’s an issue every company faces at [...]


Posted By Comments: 0 0Post Date: March 23, 2017

The Myth of Going Viral

Every blogger, web poster and Twitter or Facebook aficionado dreams of the day one of their posts goes viral.  (We wrote of our own brief brush with viral [...]


Posted By Comments: 0 0Post Date: March 21, 2017

Is This The New American Apprenticeship?

They’re called Code Schools.  Scattered now across the U.S. is a growing number of usually short-term (i.e., 12-week) intensive training programs aimed at providing core skills to a [...]


Posted By Comments: 0 0Post Date: March 16, 2017

Dynamics NAV Users: Upgrade or Re-Implement?

Users of Microsoft Dynamics NAV software know what we learned ourselves about 15 years ago: that they’re fortunate to own about the best all-around ERP software on the [...]


Posted By Comments: 0 0Post Date: March 14, 2017

Management Ideas: Do You “Grade” Your Employees?… and Why It’s Hurting You

A recent article in the Wall Street Journal “C-Suite Strategies” Report by Dr. Peter Cappelli, Director of the Center for Human Resources at Wharton, delves into our rather [...]


Posted By Comments: 0 0Post Date: March 9, 2017

Manufacturing: The BEST Wealth and Job Multiplier Effect

Being that we are providers of business software and consulting solutions predominantly to manufacturers and distributors throughout the Midwest, we have a presumed (and accurately so) bias towards [...]


Posted By Comments: 0 0Post Date: March 7, 2017

This Is Our Future: Startup The City!

Tonight in South Bend, Indiana, a student group that I’ve been proud to be associated with for the past two years will be hosting a grand event that’s [...]


Posted By Comments: 0 0Post Date: March 2, 2017