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Sound Advice: Unified Communications Dealers Offer Words of Wisdom

As we close the books on our State of the Industry overview of unified communications, our dealer panel provides a bit of free advice to dealers just embarking down the road of phones and all the value-added features that make the offering much, much more than just handsets and
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Key to Success in Unified Communications Lies in Value Selling

One of the truisms in business is that providing a product or service that lends itself to commoditization presents a challenge for the dealer/reseller. Commoditized products frequently see a large pool of providers, many of which are driven by price. Thus, it can be said that
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Elite Dealer Challenges: Employee Recruitment, Hiring and Retention a Primary Concern

The Great Resignation has been one of the most cited repercussions from the trail of destruction COVID-19 continues to leave across the global business network. The term is largely attributed to Texas A&M University Professor Anthony Klotz, who predicted that a large wave of
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Pandemic’s Push: Has the Office Landscape Been Fundamentally Altered?

This month’s State of the Industry focus on the product audible—dealers tapping into new revenue streams through the addition of products and services—shines a spotlight on the larger question that many pundits, analysts and trade media have been asking for months during the
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Vetting Game: Sourcing Equipment Beyond Office Space a Tricky Proposition

It’s no secret that one area office equipment dealers embarked upon not long into the pandemic shutdown was equipment and supplies that would help provide safety measures for those end-users who were considered essential businesses, along with others who wanted to take
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Case Study: Verticomm’s AEC Niche Promises Unlimited Ceiling for Managed IT

Verticomm, the managed IT division of Denver-based All Copy Products, has been providing the full range of managed network services since 1999. Nearly 20 years later, the full dossier of products and services may bear little resemblance to its original platform, but the core
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Managed IT: Platform Evolution Critical to Sustained Success

Have you ever watched a NASCAR race in person or on television? It’s an interesting study in competitiveness. Forty individual drivers get behind the wheel of a car that is constructed to an exact set of specifications, hence the “stock car” designation. Each of the pit crews
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Professional Sports Promotions Can Reap Sales Rewards on Back End

This time of year brings about two certainties: little (and not so small) people dressing in various costumes with the intention of getting a piece of candy or two from your bucket of goodies. And just before Halloween, we have the Fall Classic—Major League Baseball’s World
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Sales and Marketing Tools: A PPC Case Study, and Adding Heat to Bring Light to a Website’s Weaknesses

The world of marketing is something of an inexact science that search engine optimization and analytics attempt to turn into a mathematical equation when it comes to pay per click (PPC) search ads. Naturally, getting potential customers to click on a PPC ad is only square one of
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Service Excellence Diamond Award Winner: Even Through Expansion, All Copy Continues to Excel at Service

Dale Scheuerman, director of service for All Copy Products in Denver, CO spends a fair amount of time on the road traveling between the dealership’s eight branches scattered across four states. One day you may find him at the home office in Denver, another day at the Kansas City
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Finding Good People

(Editor’s note: I wrote the following article excerpted here in 2006. It’s amazing how relevant it remains today even if some of the specifics about the organizations and people interviewed may have changed in the interim as have their hiring strategies.) If you ask any 10
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