your comfort zone

Good Things Come to Those Who Wait! NOT!

I don’t know who the heck created that terrible phrase but it really supports a super-duper vocabulary word: laziness. Business owners, (please) don’t listen to that. Our economy’s moving too fast to sit around and wait. It’s not just technology. It’s just the way we do business. The number of jobs that have created or…

FB and twitter

Can’t Beat ‘Em? Join ‘Em: Facebook’s #Twitter Adaptation

Has anyone noticed that Facebook’s adopted some of “Twitter” into their site functions? They now have “trending topics” and clickable “hashtags”–both of which are indigenous components of Twitter’s basic infrastructure. What’s trending right now on Facebook? Hobby Lobby. Breaking Bad. And Serena Williams. On Twitter? Canada Day. World Cup. Wimbledon. Both sites are catering to a…

Google at Infocomm

Look Who Came to #InfoComm14: Google

  Well, well, well! Look who showed up to the 2014 InfoComm show with no fan fare:   I previously blogged my questions concerning Microsoft’s visit to Infocomm and someone even cared to answer them on ACAProjects.com! Fortunately, it’s pretty clear to me why Google would eventually appear. I predicted their visit for 2015 but am accustomed to surprises from Google. It’s…

buy and sell

“A/V Forward”: Training & Customer/Professional Relationship Dynamics

Last week, I blogged about A/V professionals lacking the forward thinking  and delighted myself in the super-charged comments that followed. I’ve read through them and discovered several problematic conceptions by professionals representing the very ones I ‘smh’ at in the initial piece. Below are just a FEW points made by the commenters that I’d like to address:…