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7 Easy Ways to Reconnect with Old AV Leads

*Originally published on CEPro.com While integrators rightly focus their efforts on discovering new leads, savvy business owners may be wise to nurture existing leads and try to gain new business from old sources. Why is it that we expect sales to happen on the first, second or third conversation—or not at all? We forget our own […]

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Boosting Your Audiovisual Marketing to Capture New Business

*Originally published on CommercialIntegrator.com Guests from the event production and experience design spaces share knowledge on their top strategies for audiovisual marketing. As AV companies shift their offerings to reflect a new reality, how can they amplify their brands to position themselves for growth? In a recent InfoComm 2020 Connected panel moderated by multimedia journalist Alesia Hendley, guests […]

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7 Quick Tips for Leadership Self-Care During Quarantine

*Originally published on CEPro.com While the ongoing coronavirus pandemic has shifted the way businesses are run, it’s very important for business leaders to take the time to practice good self-care. Here’s how. Our world is undergoing the biggest pandemic crisis in years thanks to the coronavirus, and change is an inevitable consequence we all must face. […]

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Recurring Revenue: If You’re Smart, You’re Ready for Anything Your Customers Want

*Originally published on Commercialintegrator.com Johnson Controls Smart Ready panel discussion highlights the aspects of every project that help installers establish long-term relationships. If you’re not going to believe me, if you’re not going to listen to industry experts and if you’re not going to make your way to the annual NSCA Pivot to Profit event later this month, maybe […]

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COVID-19 Becomes Chief Challenge Among Industry’s ‘Best’ Companies

*Originally published on SecuritySales.com 2020 “Best of the Best” winners address critical challenges brought upon the security industry by COVID-19 and how they are dealing with them. Since I entered the industry 20+ years ago the leading challenge cited by installing security dealers, integrators and monitoring providers has almost universally been recruiting talent. That deficit […]

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Coronavirus Does Not Slow Down Crestron Internship Program

*Originally published on CEPro.com Crestron adapts its long-running internship program in 2020 to host 74 college scholars in engineering, computer science and other fields. With its manicured green lawns and vine-covered brick walls, the suburban landscape of Rockleigh, N.J., has a true Ivy-League-campus feel. The idyllic surroundings are certainly apropos as the backdrop for Crestron […]

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How to Get Maintenance and Service Down to an RMR Science

*Originally published on SecuritySales.com SSI talks with maintenance and service specialists who explain coverage agreements, pricing, execution and more. A strong and steady stream of recurring monthly revenue (RMR) is the lifeblood of a good many successful installing security contractor businesses. Maintenance and service (M&S) agreements can catalyze increased RMR, while allowing today’s security dealers and […]

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