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Workspaces for Tomorrow

Change in business and culture is happening at the fastest pace ever. It is all around us, with new processes not just improving the old ones but completely replacing them. Digital downloads replaced record/CD stores, search engines replaced phone books, apps are quickly replacing the traditional taxi and hotel industries, and the way we work […]

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Classroom Standards IV: The Equipment!

This is the fourth and final stop on our whirlwind journey into the world of developing classroom standards. If you missed any of the previous episodes you can start catching up here. Much of this material is loosely based on the AV/IT Infrastructure Guidelines for Higher Education. The guidelines don’t cover classroom standards specifically, but because they cover […]

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Modern Control Systems: Q&A With Practitioners

On June 3, InfoComm International hosted a webinar titled Modern Approaches to Control Systems Design. The webinar built upon InfoComm’s whitepaper released earlier this year, delving deeper into the Control Systems Layer model, standardized programming and future trends. The Q&A session at the end of the presentation wasn’t long enough to cover the many questions we received […]

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Why ‘We’ve Always Done It This Way’ Is Often the Easy Way Out

As Navigate Management Consulting continues to gain clients and help them be more successful, effective, and productive, we continue to hear “We’ve always done it this way” as the most favored answer to the question, “Why do you do what you do?” What we consistently find is that the people (owners/employees) who initially developed the […]

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5 Things I Wish I Knew in the First 5 Years of My Career

In my career in technology, I have helped many customers create wayfinding systems — the touchscreen-enabled systems that allow people to chart where they are and where they are going as they navigate a shopping center or college campus. Wayfinding is a lot like the lifelong effort of shaping a career. The first step is […]

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