3 Big IT Mistakes That Business Owners Make

The last thing that you need to be worrying about is another problem in the IT department. Fortunately, many IT problems can be avoided if preemptive measures are taken.

Using On-Demand Professionals to Help You Scale Painlessly

There are many events that can bring about the opportunity to scale. A major contract. A new project. Mergers and acquisitions. Often, managing the cost and complexity of scaling can hamper the full realization of the opportunity. Leveraging a on-demand, non-employee workforce can help you conquer those limitations

Temporary Personnel are Part of Your Profit Calculation – Set Your Standard at 100% Utilization

Costing is more complex in the service business. The impact of your utilization percentage on service delivery cost calculations is significant. 100% utilization IS possible through Labor-as-a-Service contingent professionals. Just like the cloud, you only pay for what you use.

Independent Workers Feeling More Secure

The 2018 MBO Partners State of Independence in America paints a nuanced picture of the 42 million Americans who work independently as independent professionals, contractors, consultants, freelancers, side giggers and more.   In this eighth year of the report, the longest-running comprehensive look at the independent workforce, American independents emerge as strong, mature, and satisfied.  Even… Continue reading Independent Workers Feeling More Secure

‘The world is changing:’ Why the contingent workforce isn’t going away

Follow Kathryn Moody on Twitter HR professionals are commonly told to “do more with less.  But if necessity is the mother of invention, disruption is the family member looming in the background holding a rolled up newspaper. Tightening resources, changing technologies and frustrated employees calling for more flexibility have forced HR professionals to find adaptable… Continue reading ‘The world is changing:’ Why the contingent workforce isn’t going away

The Impact Of Impending Labor Shortages On Field Service

by Michael R. Blumberg One of the most pressing concerns among field service executives is the impending shortage of skilled workers. These concerns are well-founded. The U.S. labor market is expected to face a shortage of approximately 8.2 million workers by 2027, reports Thomas Lee, head of research at Fundstrat Global Advisors.  The U.S. labor… Continue reading The Impact Of Impending Labor Shortages On Field Service

We’re about to find out how big the gig economy actually is

By Sarah Kessler, the deputy editor of Quartz At Work For the first time since the rise of the term “gig economy,” the US federal government will release data showing how many workers rely on non-traditional work arrangements like temp work, freelancing, and on-call work.  The June 7, 2018 disclosure has been much anticipated. According… Continue reading We’re about to find out how big the gig economy actually is

Global Field Service Management Market Will Reach USD 6.68 Billion by 2023

(NEW YORK, NEWSWIRE)   Zion Market Research has published a new report titled “Field Service Management Market by Solution (Work Order Management, Inventory Management, Customer Management, Mobile Field Service Management, Schedule, Dispatch, & Route Optimization, Billing, Invoicing, & Mobile Payments, and Others), by Deployment Mode (On-premises and Cloud), for Verticals (BFSI, Manufacturing, Telecom & IT, Retail,… Continue reading Global Field Service Management Market Will Reach USD 6.68 Billion by 2023

New CompTIA Partner, Techadox, exhibiting at ChannelCon 2018!

The business of technology is changing, and so is ChannelCon. If your business builds, sells, influences or drives the adoption of technology, ChannelCon is the one event you don’t want to miss this year. Visit Washington, DC, July 31st to August 2 and you’ll not only walk away with new ideas and tools you can… Continue reading New CompTIA Partner, Techadox, exhibiting at ChannelCon 2018!

Strategic Role of Project Management Elevated as Organizations Manage Disruptive Technologies

(Phialdelphia: Business Wire) According to a new in-depth report by Project Management Institute (PMI), 91 percent of organizations are feeling the impact of disruptive technologies and those that are not currently experiencing the impact are preparing for disruptive technologies to change their business over the next five years. From cloud and AI to IoT and… Continue reading Strategic Role of Project Management Elevated as Organizations Manage Disruptive Technologies