Posts By: Mike Landman

Personal SEO

Mike Landman | Ripple IT Service | Atlanta GA

Most companies are aware by now that Search Engine Optimization (SEO) exists and that they should probably try to do something about getting their companies as well-ranked as possible. For business, there are plenty of SEO firms and inbound marketing tools to chose from. But what about for people? Do you see what you want… Read more »

Email Resurrected…Again

Email is back | Ripple IT | Mike Landman

Email is often proclaimed to be dead, so much so that I often assume its replacement is right around the corner. So far, it hasn’t happened. A recent survey found that email dominates as the preferred channel for permission-based messages. #2 is so far behind that it could be an asterisk ( direct mail of all… Read more »

The Ripple IT Rebrand

Chip Visits Big Ben | Ripple | IT Support

If you’re here, you can see that we’ve retired our blue and white logo, along with our little friend Chip. Don’t be sad for Chip, he’s traveling the world and doing shots with Count Chocula. If you don’t want to read about our rebranding (who could blame you), just know that we are the same… Read more »

IT Is An Investment, Not An Expense

IT Service is an Investment

IT is often seen as an expense. It’s treated as an expense on most income statements, and most companies work as hard as possible to minimize it, like any other expense. Except that IT is not an expense, any more than hammers are an expense for carpenters, or factories are for manufacturers. IT is, for… Read more »

Why Nice is The Killer IT Skill

Mike is the CEO & Founder of Ripple IT support in Atlanta GA.

When I started Ripple, it was in no small part because of the way IT people were acting. Busy, smug and secretive. So I set out to build an IT company with a culture of being nice, friendly and approachable. Pretty regularly people will say to me “well, that’s neat, but does it really matter?”… Read more »

Ripple and ROWE

Work Sucks And How To Fix It | ROWE

In June of 2010, I was asked by the ROWE honchos at GoROWE  to write on their blog a little bit of how Ripple became a ROWE. Here’s what I said… Let me put this out there: I am a Work Utopia guy. I want people to come to work and feel like it’s more… Read more »