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When Supply Chains Go Wrong

From grocery stores to auto dealerships, to consumer electronic stores, to builder’s supplies, shortages are becoming common place across the market. As these shortages drag on and spread to more and more market sectors, we find ourselves asking what is causing this breakdown in our global supply chains? Unfortunately, it’s not just one or even […]

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Easy Answer To How Not To Accidentally Destroy Your Environment

Facebook and all its entities had a moment of angst this week. Their network went down when they updated configurations in their internal network, which led to Facebook’s network no longer broadcasting to the wider internet how to find their systems. In fact, their systems sent out updates to the rest of the internet telling […]

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Eagle Fact Thursday

An Eagle’s eyesight is nearly 5 times better than humans. If the human has been working on writing computer code for 8 hours, it is probably 100 times better. An Eagle can see 3 kilometers away, but can the eagle see the code through two sets of VPNs?

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CLOUD VS ON-PREM

There are a lot of good reasons why you should move to the CLOUD. You are sending a lot of your physical environment (building, security, atmosphere controls, redundancy of power etc.) and the hardware care to someone else for a significant cost savings. Keeping up with the new hardware technology not to mention the licensing […]

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Eagle Fact Thursday

Bald eagle nests are generally 4-5 feet wide and 2-4 feet deep, although the nesting pair will add nesting material to the nest every year. Some eagle nests stay small, but some can reach 10 feet across and weigh a thousand pounds! The largest recorded bald eagle nest, located in St. Petersburg, Florida, was 9.5 […]

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How to Approach Sales

Penny Garbus, President Soaring Eagle Consulting That’s the secret. New salesmen don’t understand this. Many experienced ones still don’t. You aren’t a hammer; prospects aren’t nails. You are a problem solver, solution provider, and friend. That is what you need to be to succeed in sales. How do you do this? Ask Questions. LISTEN. Don’t […]

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Eagle Fact Thursday

Bald eagles may live 15- 30 years in the wild. The oldest known bald eagle in the wild was at least 38 years old. It was hit and killed by a car in New York in 2015. It had been banded in New York state in 1977. U.S. Fish and Wildlife Services; https://www.fws.gov/midwest/eagle/Nhistory/biologue.html

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Executives: Are you doing this wrong with your data?

Jeffrey Garbus, CEO Soaring Eagle Consulting Featured on Tampa Bay Business Journal When I began writing this article, I thought to myself, “I’ve written books about this…where do I stop?” I won’t make you read a book today. I’m going to hit some highlights for executives who may spend more time running their business than […]

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Green IT

   If you are in IT one of the last things you might want to consider is how to reduce your company’s ecological footprint, but by doing an excellent job of controlling your data environment, you can help the company help the planet. You can reduce your usage of the electricity and equipment by archiving […]

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Eagle Fact Thursday

Eagles usually mate for life, choosing the tops of large trees to build nests, which they typically use and enlarge each year. Bald eagles may also have one or more alternate nests within their breeding territory. In treeless regions, they may also nest in cliffs or on the ground. The birds travel great distances but […]

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