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7 Weeks Remote

4 min read

7 Weeks Remote

If you would have told me 12 weeks ago that we would move 100% of our staff to work from home due to a global pandemic with stay-at-home orders, and that we would now be 7 weeks into working remotely I would not have laughed, but I might look at you with...

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Tools of the Tirade

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Tools of the Tirade

If you saw a hammer lying on the ground for the very first time, would you know what it was for or how to use it?  It’s very difficult to imagine you wouldn’t because it’s so engrained in your mind.  The large flat face on one side used for hammering...

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managed services

4 min read

What are managed services?

As the world around us changes, so do the terms we use to describe things that have been around for decades.  This phenomenon is very noticeable in the political arena with the advent of changing terms to be “politically correct”.  I’m not going...

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Does anyone really understand Office 365?

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Does anyone really understand Office 365?

I was recently asked to provide training for Office 365.  This innocent request is like asking for training on airplanes.  The wide variety in types along with new releases with new features is a moving target.

Just when you think you’ve finally...

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Wash... Rinse... RETREAT

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Wash... Rinse... RETREAT

It’s spring time, and that means many things – March Madness, bad allergies, baseball, spring break, and for the Fluid IT team, spring means; it’s time for our annual company retreat!  About ten years ago, the entire Fluid crew started traveling an...

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Engage Workspace

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Engage Workspace

Very exiting times for one of my colleagues, Chelsea Green. Chelsea, CEO of Engage, recently announced the formal launch of Engage Workspace, a new shared office center focused solely on attorneys.

There are many ‘shared workspace’ companies –...

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Understanding Office 365

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Understanding Office 365

I recently asked a very savvy business colleague the question “What is Office 365 to you?”  Their response was “Outlook”.  This is very surprising and telling because it comes from someone who has been using Office 365 for over a year! Ever since...

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