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Global Wave Integration Blazes Wellness Path, Serves VIP Clientele with Ultra-Efficient Team

Southern California-based Global Wave Integration hones business efficiencies with unique sales and project management approach to luxury clients. New showroom incorporates emerging technologies of wellness, home healthcare.

Arlen Schweiger · October 22, 2021

Why Integrators Need Proper Legal Help When Dealing with Contracts

Integrators often make the same common mistakes when drawing up contracts for clients, so seeking out legal advice can help de-risk contracts and allow for smoother installation experiences.

Zachary Comeau · October 21, 2021

Are Integrators Designing Projects for Free?

There is an important line between submitting a basic proposal and creating a complete AV design for a client, so it’s critical to make sure integrators aren’t working for free.

CE Pro Editors · October 18, 2021

7 Ways For Integrators to Attract Better Security Talent

During his keynote at the ESA Leadership Summit, Jeff Butler, a Fortune 500 company speaker and workplace strategist, offered attendees tips for winning the talent war.

CE Pro Editors · October 18, 2021

Marketing Maven Shows Integrators Importance of Attracting New Customers By Being Different

Small business author Michael Michalowicz shares his unique way of breaking down complex marketing ideas into simple stories and frameworks that make them easy to grasp and apply.

Rodney Bosch · October 11, 2021

CE Pro Podcast #77: Stereo Barn Reflects on 50 Years in Business

Family-owned Stereo Barn started in 1971, migrating from pure retail to custom installation. Community involvement has helped breed success.

Jason Knott · October 08, 2021

PSA, NSCA Research Details What Makes a Successful Integrator

The research, titled “Anatomy of a Successful MSP”, provides a blueprint for a profitable service business by analyzing how some integrators achieve success.

CE Pro Editors · October 07, 2021

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Can You Eliminate Your Lead Technician Positions?

Integrator migrates away from lead technicians to project managers with positive results. Is that a formula you can repeat?

Jason Knott · October 06, 2021

4 Tech Trends for Integrators to Follow as 2021 Wraps Up

CE pros should be keeping a close eye on the work-from-home technology and cybersecurity markets as 2021 draws to a close, as these categories are primed for growth.

Zachary Comeau · October 06, 2021

Are Integrators Listening to Clients Properly?

It’s important for integrators to listen carefully to the preferences of the client, which requires asking the right questions and designing without bias.

CE Pro Editors · October 06, 2021