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New COVID Relief Law Offers Tax Relief, Second PPP Loan Opportunity

Integration companies can access second round of Paycheck Protection Program loans and gain valuable new tax credits from COVID relief law.

Jason Knott · December 27, 2020

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Total Tech Summit Virtual Keynote Tackles Industry’s Labor, Diversity Issues

Associations CEDIA, NSCA and AVIXA challenge integrators to recruit, hire and train a more diverse pool of employee talent during Total Tech Summit/CE Pro Summit Virtual event.

CE Pro Editors · December 21, 2020

HD Staffing CE Pro integrators hiring

How HD Staffing Helps Integrators Hire Their Next Superstars

Specializing in the custom integration industry, consulting firm HD Staffing connects both job seekers and employers, with a wealth of resources and services for optimizing candidate searches.

Arlen Schweiger · December 16, 2020

New Law Requires Key Changes to California Contracts

Clients who are senior citizens now have 5 days to rescind an agreement. Specific wording, typeface sizes are now required.

Jason Knott · December 15, 2020

Removing Obstacles to Keep Work Flowing Along

D-Tools CEO Randy Stearns discusses how integration companies can use D-Tools to identify and reduce “bottlenecks” to boost profitability

Jason Knott · December 02, 2020

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

CE Pro Podcast #34: Desert Valley AV’s Growth Plans

CE Pro 100 integration company Desert Valley AV makes strategic acquisition in another state, plus adds electrical and lighting design divisions.

Jason Knott · November 25, 2020

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AVDG Parent Company Guitar Center Files for Bankruptcy

Guitar Center negotiates $375M in debt reduction and plans to raise another $335M in investment. All AVDG operations remain open.

Jason Knott · November 22, 2020

CE Pro VIP Peer-to-Peer Networking Groups Form to Promote Idea-Sharing

CE Pro VIP Peer-to-Peer Networking Groups of 10 to 12 non-competitive, like-sized integration companies will meet regularly to share business advice.

Jason Knott · October 16, 2020

HD Staffing Helps Fill ‘Skyrocketing’ Labor Need During Pandemic

Integrators from across the U.S. use HD Staffing’s technical and cultural evaluation process to fill open positions.

Jason Knott · October 14, 2020