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Zachary Comeau

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How The Videoconferencing Industry Is Fighting Against Video Fatigue

Many videoconferencing companies are shifting their focus to help fight our virtual meeting fatigue, and AV integrators may be able to help.

Zachary Comeau · May 07, 2021

What the Economic Rebound in 2021 Means for AV Integrators

As the economy continues to recover, the major concern for economists has shifted from COVID-19 to inflation issues that are driving up commodity prices like steel, lumber and oil.

Zachary Comeau · April 29, 2021

3 Ways to Support Employee Wellness Programs During COVID-19 and Beyond

As the AV industry looks to rebound from a difficult 2020, it is important for integrators and small business owners to address employee mental health effectively.

Zachary Comeau · March 23, 2021

Learning to Navigate the Complex Tax Implications of PPP Loans and COVID-19 Relief Programs

Many small businesses will find themselves dealing with complicated tax forms this year by accepting federal aid via the Paycheck Protection Program. Here’s what integrators need to know.

Zachary Comeau · March 18, 2021

Zoom Sues RingCentral Over Alleged Trademark Infringement

According to court filings, Zoom alleges RingCentral is still advertising a video product is powered by Zoom even as company transitions customers to Zoom-free product.

Zachary Comeau · March 16, 2021

AVIXA Research Shows Smart Buildings Are Prime Opportunity for Integrators

The smart building market is quickly gaining momentum, and the category uses many of the same technologies CE pros are already familiar with.

Zachary Comeau · March 11, 2021

IT Skills May Be the Answer to AV Industry’s Hiring Troubles

A recent Gartner report suggests 58% of the workforce will need new skills to do their jobs effectively, and encouraging employees to seek IT training may help.

Zachary Comeau · February 09, 2021

Sony Adds to Crystal LED Display Lineup with Two New Options

Sony plans to showcase its new Crystal LED lineup at Digital CES 2021. The two new modular direct view display systems are designed for quality, flexibility, scalability.

Zachary Comeau · January 07, 2021

How Remote Work Could Help Solve the Challenge of Hiring AV Talent

While the coronavirus has forced many to work from home, this new landscape of qualified AV talent might be the perfect way for businesses to shore up any staffing weaknesses.

Zachary Comeau · January 06, 2021

3 Ways to Overcome Coronavirus-Related AV Supply Chain Issues

Supply chain issues may hold up your integration projects, but there are ways around these manufacturing and shipping delays. Here are a few key tips to consider.

Zachary Comeau · November 26, 2020