Monthly Archives: June 2012

Outsourcing to the Experts

Matchstic | Atlanta GA | Ripple IT Support

Oftentimes as companies grow, they begin to see the value in outsourcing things like payroll, advertising, and yes, I.T. service. Outsourcing allows them to focus in on the core aspects of their business, and leaves the rest to experts in those specific fields. We recently began working with Matchstic, a creative company based in Atlanta. I… Read more »

The Slippery Slope of Always Connected

Always Connected | Ripple IT

  These days we can get way more than email on our phones. File sharing, presentations, co-worker status updates, company financials, line of business applications and more are now available pretty much anywhere any time from your laptop, tablet, and phone. This is tremendously empowering for sure, enabling people to produce value and stay connected… Read more »

Technology for Technology’s Sake

Always ask "why?"

A couple of months ago I had a phone conversation with our partner rep at an Internet Service Provider (ISP) with whom we have had a long and happy relationship. Jack (not his real name) was trying to convince me of the value of cloud servers for our SMB clients, something this ISP now offers… Read more »

Kickass IT Company Seeks Roomie in Atlanta

Mike at Ripple in Atlanta

The Highgroove gang is moving to a new space this month, and we’re gonna be out one really cool company to share our space. Are you a small company or growing startup looking to occupy a suite with all the mod cons in a historic and unique building? Well then, check out the details… Us: A managed… Read more »

Management: Hiring the Right People

Ripple Client Pardot is Hiring

Oftentimes, I hear people in management say things like, “I wish I had more workers just like [insert name here].” That’s a great compliment of the worker, but what it should be is a wakeup call for those doing the hiring. Chances are, the rest of the employees on staff are either the wrong people… Read more »