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Matthew Rodela
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+Derek Iannelli-Smith continues his series on transitioning your computer business from a break/fix to MSP.
In a previous article, I had outlined seven questions to ask be for transitioning to an MSP. In this article I am going to break down one of those questions and bring some clarity to how it helps in transitioning to an MSP business and …
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The "Internet of Things" is fast becoming a mainstream term. In our latest article, +Dave Greenbaum talks about how to leverage this trend to grow your computer business.
Internet of Things (IoT) used to be a niche product for technical geeks. With Amazon Echo, Google Home and Apple’s Homekit, these products are moving mainstream. Your clients hear about this stuff every day. If you get ahead of the curve, you can position yourself …
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Today we have Kwame Christian Esq., M.A.  of the American Negotiation Institute to talk about using negotiation techniques in your business. He’ll talk about how to negotiate higher fees for your services and how you can use these techniques in every aspect of your life.
Today we have Kwame Christian of the American Negotiation Institute to talk about using negotiation techniques in your business. He’ll talk about how to negotiate higher fees for your services and how you can use these techniques in every aspect of your life. Also Paco will …
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Great article by +Bruce Corson about servicing an often overlooked demographic of computer user.
Marketing experts often speak of market segments. Market segments are portions of an overall market containing people or companies with similar needs. When you identify a market segment with an unmet need you can fill, you’ve found one path to business success. Segments are important …
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Check out the latest epic post from +David Sims about psychological tactics you can easily implement to get clients to happily buy more often from you.
I’m going to introduce you to ten often mind-blowing and easy things you can do to get more people to buy more often from your computer business.
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In this episode Paco and I discuss some of our favorite business books. These are books that have helped us grow our businesses and get a better perspective on what it takes to be successful.
In this episode Paco and I are going to discuss some of our favorite business books. These are books that have helped us grow our businesses and get a better perspective on what it takes to be successful. Plus Paco talks about his search for new …
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Today we will be taking a look back at 2016 to discuss the progress we made on our goals and then we’ll be revealing our goals for 2017. Where did we fail and what were our big wins? We’ll also reveal some news about what’s in store for this podcast in 2017.
Today we will be taking a look back at 2016 to discuss the progress we made on our goals and then we’ll be revealing our goals for 2017. Where did we fail and what were our big wins? We’ll also reveal some news about what’s …
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Fill out your holiday wish list with some geeky gifts perfect for running your computer business in style and comfort!
Are you a computer business owner looking to fill out your list with some cool tech toys? Or do you have a techie on your list and not sure what to get them? This year we have 9 great gifts that will help geeks get …
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In this episode Michael Sherwood and Alex Smith of +Malwarebytes on to talk about how to effectively upsell. Learn why the simple act of really listening to your clients can be the key to selling them on your other services. Plus you’ll learn about the exciting new tech-friendly products and services that Malwarebytes has in the works.
Today we have two guests for the price of one as we welcome Michael Sherwood and Alex Smith of Malwarebytes on to talk about how to effectively upsell. Learn why the simple act of really listening to your clients can be the key to selling them …
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On this episode we have the Unapologetic Capitalist, Alison Gerlach, to help us get a better handle on hiring and firing. In the interview she answers questions like: When is it the right time to hire your first employee? How can you find the best person for the job? And what if they end up not being the right person?
On this episode I interview Alison Gerlach, also known as the Unapologetic Capitalist, about hiring and firing. In the interview she answers questions like: When is it the right time to hire your first employee? How can you find the best person for the job? …
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Is your computer business ready for the holiday season? Now's the time to start planning!

On this episode we have Dave Walker of BizHive.com to talk about preparing your business for the holiday season. Learn the importance of measuring your past holiday seasons and what types of customers it’s best to market to during this time of year.
Learn the importance of measuring your past holiday seasons and what types of customers it’s best to market to during this time of year.
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If you're considering managed services, it's important to ask the right questions to help you plan your transition to an MSP business model.
If you're considering managed services, it's important to ask a the right questions to help you start thinking about transitioning to an MSP business model.
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  • Aledor
    Owner, 2015 - present
    WordPress Consulting and Training
  • Jiffy-PC
    Owner, 2008 - 2015
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WordPress Consultant | Your Friendly Neighborhood Computer Guy
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Founder of YFNCG - a website with resources to help computer business business owners grow their business.


Owner of Aledor, a WordPress Consulting and Training company.
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Quit my "day job" in March 2011 to make a living pursuing my passions. Now I run multiple businesses that I'm passionate about and I haven't looked back!
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Maryland
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California - Georgia - Korea
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