The Key Point Blog

05/21/2020

Carl Schell

Throughout Coronavirus Pandemic, MSP Leader Emphasizes Process, Teamwork

Basically an IT lifer, not to mention a straight shooter (his family nicknamed him “Stone Cold”), Greg Sweers rose through the ranks at a medium-size and a large MSP before founding ACTS360 in 2002.

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05/19/2020

Eve Padula

Smart Planning During a Time of Pause

Keypoint Intelligence’s research has confirmed that most print service providers have seen a drop-off in sales and/or an uptick in cancelled orders due to current market conditions. In times like these, it’s actually more important than ever to focus on the marketing element of your business strategy.

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05/12/2020

Colin McMahon

Epic Meaning and Calling People to Action

Gamification has the power to impact your business on multiple levels every day. This is part two of our series on the subject matter.

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05/07/2020

Christine Dunne

Innovation, Manufacturing, and Philanthropy Mix to Address New Reality

The office technology and production printing sectors continue to use innovation, manufacturing, and philanthropy to help medical professionals, patients, workers, and the general public during the COVID-19 crisis. This blog reviews many of these initiatives.

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05/06/2020

Lee Davis

Meetings Don’t Have to Suck

Trying to host meetings online has always come with a variety of problems. Sharp's Synappx Meeting solution has been developed to overcome a number of these issues.

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05/05/2020

Colin McMahon

What Is Gamification and Why Does It Matter?

Gaming has been an entertaining hobby for years, but now it is proving to have more business-focused applications. This blog series explores gamification and how it can affect companies' employees and their retention rates.

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04/30/2020

Jamie Bsales

On-Premises Servers, Devices, and Data Are Useless When No One Is There

Businesses are still far too reliant on the traditional on-premises architecture. While many companies have migrated some functions to the cloud, the COVID-19 pandemic saw plenty of IT folks scrambling to set up VPNs to allow remote access to critical applications and files that reside on-site.

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04/27/2020

Colin McMahon

Three Hows to Maximizing AR

Once the pandemic is done, the road to recovery from COVID-19 may be challenging for certain companies due to a variety of factors. These include retraining whatever workforce was lost, working to get productivity back up to normal levels, and communicating challenges across an array of different teams and environments.

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04/23/2020

Colin McMahon

The Importance of Market Research Firms

Many market research companies, Keypoint Intelligence included, hire industry experts to help create and refine content. This is a logical move as we tend to have more hands-on experience than the layperson—not to mention a greater familiarly with the challenges impacting our industry.

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04/22/2020

Christine Dunne

Business Closures, Recycling Delays Among Current Challenges

With the coronavirus crisis in full swing, the topic of sustainability may be a bit (or, let’s admit, a lot) less top of mind for organizations. That said, it is Earth Day, and the need to preserve our planet doesn’t just disappear with a health disaster.

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