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CEDIA Board Freshman Terence Murray: ‘I’m a Bit of a Thrill Seeker’
In our series of "Meet the Freshmen CEDIA Board Members," integrator Terence Murray of AudioVisions shares the "pivotal moment" of CEDIA Expos past ... along with…
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How to Climb Out of the Trunkslamming Rut
Here are 8 ways to elevate your business out of the hang-and-bang doldrums to assure yourself that you will never be labeled as a trunkslammer.
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Warning: Your Employment Ad Could be Against the Law
By Jason Knott. In at least one area, New York, integrators that ask for job applicants to not have a 'criminal background' or have a 'clean driving record' could be deemed as discriminating and violating the law.
You Heard it Here First: This is Crestron Pyng
By Julie Jacobson. CE Pro breaks the silence on Crestron Pyng, well before CEDIA Expo 2014.
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Albert (Posted on 08/29/14, 01:43 PM)
Chad, I couldn’t have said it better myself. Chuck - I recently started my AV/IT business last January, and as someone who has worked in a corporate office most of my life in the IT industry, I don’t regret for one second…
DrewMe (Posted on 08/29/14, 01:37 PM)
Honey I have good news and bad news:  The good news we can get the bigger TV now, the bad news is you’re going to be really upset
Jesus (Posted on 08/29/14, 12:29 PM)
There is something boiling up and I can say is very nice…
paulcunningham (Posted on 08/29/14, 11:51 AM)
Seems simple to justify - if the employee drives company vehicles, will a DUI conviction not significantly (i.e. “unreasonably”) raise the company’s insurance rates? If a company works on projects where the client…
Adam Stone (Posted on 08/29/14, 11:44 AM)
Terry is a good guy, solid addition to the CEDIA board.  I want to hear the GG Bridge story.
RandyL (Posted on 08/29/14, 11:40 AM)
Is that a Picasso or Matisse?
Julie Jacobson (Posted on 08/29/14, 11:38 AM)
Windows - The purpose of this is to make it a dedicated unit, optimized for best video intercom functionality—something regular folks “get.” But ... I’m very curious how Windows tiles work for home automation…
windows? (Posted on 08/29/14, 11:31 AM)
Not a bad idea…. but better if there were also a windows modern active tile app as well as the custom hardware. My next install is going to include a 27” windows all-in-one mounted in the kitchen running apps for home control…
tmaddison (Posted on 08/29/14, 11:20 AM)
Back to the shooting range, looks like I missed the TV a couple times…
Ami Wright (Posted on 08/29/14, 10:33 AM)
Great outline of of success tips for really anyone pioneering a new venture. I’ve never been a fan of referring to this large segment of our industry as trunkslammers. Even the more established and leading firms started somewhere. It…
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