Spend less time on maintenance and more time on creation and innovation when you use #Microsoft #Azure SQL database. Its intelligent databases are always up to date with unique, built-in resource management and governance. Learn more with this infographic:
Before you can build the business of your dreams, you have to get one thing right: internal communication. With new digital tools available in Teamworksolutions from #Microsoft, teams can easily chat and connect across devices and locations.
And when company information is organized in tools like #OneNote and #Planner, sharing files and working together on documents has never been easier.
Contact us to learn what else you can do with our #Microsoft #Teamworksolutions.
Customers are looking for content from their trusted colleagues and industry leaders, but they also want inspiration. Maybe you have both! In his article, “How to Become a Leadership Influencer,” Tom Popomaronis suggests you choose a topic in which you can produce inspirational writing—such as one of the most challenging obstacles of your career and how you overcame it. Read the entire article for more suggestions on offering leadership, influence and inspiration.
Do you develop social media strategies to align with your actual business goals, or do you post, share, tweet and like according to what you *think* your audience might want? Too many users don’t connect their goals with their strategies, according to writer Elissa Liu. Read her article, “How to Turn Your Business Goals into a Strong Social Media Strategy” and subscribe to Demand ITS Inc. for more tips to stay ahead of the game!
Machine learning is enabling threat analytics to deliver greater precision regarding the risk context of privileged users’ behavior, creating notifications of risky activity in real time, while also being able to actively respond to incidents by cutting off sessions, adding additional monitoring, or flagging for forensic follow-up. With Microsoft 365 Advanced Threat Protection, Demand ITS Inc. brings these capabilities to your organization.
Do your customers want to #communicate and #collaborate more effectively? We can help. Check out this handy guide for more on how customers can make the most out of their workday.
Unfortunately, many modern organizations suffer from communication breakdowns and inefficient collaboration methods. Luckily for your customers, this guide can help pave the way for an easier
Digital disruption is changing the landscape making data privacy a fundamental right. How ready is your organization to comply with GDPR? Check out this infographic to learn about Microsoft’s 3-step approach to GDPR. A Microsoft partner, Demand ITS Inc. can help you secure your IT environment and achieve compliance with Microsoft 365.
Today, more than 30% of businesses use advanced communication tools in conference rooms.
With Microsoft Teamwork solutions, you can facilitate better communication among your team by using cloud-based email technology and calendaring services. You can also ensure that your employees’ teams are aligned with web conferencing and calendaring services.
To find the comprehensive teamwork solution that’s right for your business, contact our team at Demand ITS Inc..
You know that #technology in the workplace helps connect your teams and resources. But do you know the specifics?
Chief among the benefits of using teamwork-boosting #technology in the workplace is faster communication, enhanced efficiency, and reduced business costs. Sound good? Read the full story here and contact our team at Demand ITS Inc. to give your company an updated #Teamworksolution from #Microsoft.
When @CliftonCoffeeRoasters was a fledgling company, they relied on printing, scanning, and frantic trips to the office in order to complete work documents. But since adopting #Teamworksolutions from #Microsoft, team members digitally contribute and work together on shared projects in real time, from the device of their choice.
Want help bringing your teams and resources together? Check out this video and contact our team at Demand ITS Inc. to get started.
Prospective and current customers spend a lot of time researching before reaching out to companies. What do you they look at first? Usually, it’s your website! Is it updated, organized, and current? It’s time to tidy your website—otherwise, how do you know what your visitors are seeing? Read “How to ‘Spring Clean’ Your Website with Content Auditing” for website tips on goal setting, how to create an inventory, and then how to take action to meet your goals.
Ransomware attacks happen more than you think, and cyber criminals are constantly cooking up new variations. Back up data; keep security up to date and take on those hackers! These are just a few tips you’ll get in this blog. Cloud-based, advanced threat protection is important, too. Contact Demand ITS Inc. to learn how we deliver it with Office 365.
How could your customers benefit from an upgraded #security and #productivity solution?
With Microsoft 365 Business, your customers can access a secure, comprehensive teamwork solution on any device, from virtually anywhere in the world. With tools and services designed to help customers work better together, your customers can protect sensitive data and grow business. Contact us at Demand ITS Inc. for more.
With #Teamworksolutions from #Microsoft, your employees can easily communicate and share ideas with outside teams. Tools like file sharing and video conferencing allow you to connect with guest users in real time. And with new email capabilities in Office 365, you can exchange encrypted emails with anyone, on any device. And here’s the best part–your company data is secure and preserved when shared with external users, so your sensitive information is safe.
Check out this infographic and contact our team at Demand ITS Inc. to learn more.
If you’re working towards better relationships with your customers (and who isn’t?), share relevant content with them. They want to interact with you, and good quality content enables them to trust and want to talk with you, according to Cheryl Snapp Conner, CEO of SnappConner PR. She and Jeremy Knauff, CEO of Spartan Media, team together in “How to Create Content that Generates Exposure, Loyalty and Sales” to offer fresh perspectives on basic content marketing advice. It includes specific examples of how investing in content for your customers will produce ripple effects for your company. Check out the article!
Good workplace relationships are the backbone of any successful business. How are you fostering meaningful communication among your teams?
Research shows that the magic component to the most high-functioning teams is trust among individuals. If you’ve ever played a sport or acted in a play, you know this is true; the value of a connected team cannot be overstated. Check out this article for some pointers on how to help strengthen your strongest asset: your teams.
What are you waiting for? Contact our team at Demand ITS Inc. to get started.
It’s a simple question that pops up suddenly and usually from a stranger. How prepared are you when asked the question, “What do you do?” or “What’s your business?” Although we know it’s coming, too often too many responses are not on point. Elevator pitches take time and thought-process to formulate, and there are definite ways of gauging how the recipient is understanding your response. Author Anna Johansson shares unique ways of looking at your pitch—with suggestions on how to differentiate yours from the rest. Read her article, “Why Your Elevator Pitch Isn’t Working.”
Is your business in need of an updated communication platform? How about an easier way for employees to stay in touch, exchange ideas, and drive #innovation?
With new communication technology available from #Microsoft, you can do all that and more. Check out this video to learn how you can set the bar for communication standards in your industry.
Need help getting started? Contact our team at Demand ITS Inc.
COVID-19 hit us out of no where, and most businesses spent the past six months scrambling but now work from home is a real part of our every day lives and there is a good chance it won’t go anywhere. There are several pitfalls to be had when creating work from home policies and our free eguide WFH: IT’s time, like it or not can help bring up some issues you have not previously considered.
“Create a culture of empathy,” says Kim DeLine, COO for live streaming company Elevate K-12. Check out this Forbes article where she shares successful strategies on getting along, building engagement, and celebrating differences in your distributed workforce.
Microsoft Teams provides a single solution to connect across geograph and organizational boundaries. You have tools to communicate internal announcements, hold online meetings, and foster that culture of learning and shared knowledge that gets results.
Contact Demand ITS Inc. to build your team with Microsoft!
Are you ready to bring new levels of #productivity to your #team? Check out this e-book for best practices on how to support #remote employees and empower them to do their best work.
This e-book outlines specific challenges unique to remote workers and how you can overcome common hurdles and promote stability and creativity among your team.
Ready to change the way your team does business? Contact us at Demand ITS Inc. to get started!
April, a sales rep, is looking to grow her company’s Midwest customer base. She starts her day finding a lead in Microsoft Teams and then uses Dynamics and Power BI to dig out connections that turn that lead into an opportunity. By 5pm, she has a new resource to amp up more sales opportunities in the region.
Use the powerful combination of #MicrosoftTeams, #Dynamics365 and #PowerBI to dig out connections that can close deals. Learn more: Demand ITS Inc..
More than 50% of employees report that mobile technology helps them achieve work-life balance by enhancing productivity. What could you do with all the time saved by taking the communication hassles out of teamwork?
With the latest communication technology from #Microsoft #Teamworksolutions, you can connect the tools and services that employees use every day in a single hub. With mobile apps designed to help you work on the go, your employees can work better together.
Need to enable a mobile workstyle for your employees? Contact us at Demand ITS Inc. to change the way your team communicates.
Humans love stories. More marketers are utilizing storytelling to connect with consumers, yet they’re discovering it’s not as easy as it sounds. To make sure you avoid the common pitfalls, check out “The ‘Superhero Fallacy’ and Other Storytelling Mistakes Marketers Make” in which Matthew Luhn, a story-branding consultant and writer of storytelling in the business world, shares his insight with author Kimberly A. Whitler.
The Microsoft cloud provides security capabilities that most organizations can’t match on-premises. Drawing from trillions of signals, the Microsoft Intelligent Security Graph derives unparalleled insights to help you better prevent, detect and respond to attacks. With Microsoft 365, you can also manage security from a single console, which is simpler than managing than a collection of point solutions.
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Tired of being chained to your desk? Do your customers want to brush up on their digital skills so they can easily work remotely?
Now, with #Teamworksolutions from #Microsoft, working remotely just got a whole lot easier. With #communication tools like calendaring, video conferencing, and instant messaging, you can enable your team to work from almost anywhere, on any device.
Need help building the perfect teamwork solution? Contact our team at Demand ITS Inc. to get started today.
Your competitors can try and copy products and services, but they can’t replicate your secret sauce—what makes you stand out from the crowd. What would you say it is? Would your customers be able to identify your stand-alone differentiator? Do they believe your company would go the extra mile for them? Read Andrew MacKenzie’s “Go the Extra Mile-It’s Never Crowded” to help you consider and evaluate your differentiation from competitors—and whether your customers would reach the same conclusions. Subscribe to Demand ITS Inc. for more!
For most people, working from the beach is a fantasy, but we can make it a reality for your team. Do we have your attention yet?
With #Teamworksolutions from #Microsoft, you can empower your employees to work from virtually anywhere, on any device. With features like video conferencing and instant messaging, you can always be connected to your teams.
What are you waiting for? Contact our team at Demand ITS Inc. to learn how our Microsoft Teamwork solutions can make your work dreams a reality.
“Scaling up a corporate security department can be an exercise in futility. These organizations need to cover multiple areas of expertise, from classic IT security to physical security, compliance, regulation, secure coding, incident handling and legal/privacy, all while facing the need to run lean.”
Read this article for to discover how getting to the root cause of vulnerabilities helps leverage your best assets and employees to protect your organization from future breaches.
It takes 311 days and $4 million on average to contain an email hack. With Microsoft 365, Demand ITS Inc. can help your organization avoid costly breaches and stay secure.
Microsoft 365 is a complete, intelligent solution to empower employees to be creative and work securely together. It brings together the abilities to identify and access management, threat protection, information protection and security management in a simple, secure, all-in-one solution. Contact us to learn more.
It’s no secret that a clearly defined agenda is key to a productive meeting, but how else can you upgrade your company’s meetings?
Productive meetings include meeting time management, note taking, strong accountability, and more, we’ve got you covered with this eBook.
Check out these six helpful tips to learn how to improve your business’ meetings. To learn more about our industry-leading communication solutions, give us a call.
Did you know that 83% of employees depend on technology to work together? How are you helping your teams work together to do their best work?
Now, you can offer your team an integrated #Teamworksolution from #Microsoft. By streamlining communication, you can help your employees bring their teams and resources together, connect with users outside the company, and even work remotely.
Why wait? Contact our team at Demand ITS Inc. to get started today.
Still marketing based on traditional demographic information? “We live in a post-demographic world,” writes Kian Bakhtiari, “where patterns of behavior can no longer be predicted by age alone.” Instead, Bakhtiari, who writes about marketing with a Gen-Z and Millennial lens, says marketers need to understand tribes, which are created and fueled by a shared mindset. People’s attitudes, behaviors, and needs are the new demographics. You’ll have a deeper understanding by reading the complete article: “Stop Marketing to Millennials or Gen-Z and Start Marketing to Tribes.”
As a banking leader in Latin America and one of the largest banks in the world, Itaú Unibanco handles thousands of transactions every second. By migrating to @MicrosoftAzure SQL Server, Itaú Unibanco can confidently scale data collection and infrastructure maintenance while continuing to deliver high-level service. Watch this video to learn more:
What’s right for you? With Microsoft Azure, you have choices. Run part of your business in the cloud, on your terms and your timeline. Pay only for what you use. Take advantage of free assessment and migration tools. #Azure migration has so much cost-effective innovation, we’d love to share it with you. Contact us Demand ITS Inc..
What are you doing to help your teams work better together?
#Teamwork is about more than just changing the way that employees communicate. It’s about understanding the roots of human behavior and putting in the work to keep your employees engaged. Check out this article for tips to boost teamwork in your business.
Need help getting started? Contact our team at Demand ITS Inc. for more on how our #Microsoft Teamwork solutions can help your employees do their best work.
There is no easy migration approach, but Microsoft Services can help make it easier by providing “relationship-based, end-to-end capabilities that helps you manage costs and risk, augment your in-house IT skills, and migrate your applications to a modern cloud.” You choose your strategy—lift and shift, optimized, or modernized. Check out this datasheet for more detailed information and connect with Demand ITS Inc.. @Azure #Azure
Are your core values clear to your team? How about prospective employees? “Too many companies neglect to practice or even define their core values,” writes Karen Rice, HR VP at Slickdeals. She warns that if you don’t clearly define what you stand for—in your materials and with your team—then they essentially get defined for you and not always as you would like.
Your value proposition is what sets your organization apart from the rest. It is the main reason customers buy from you (and not your competitors). Since you’ll use your value proposition for all your sales and marketing materials, it’s worth the investment of time and energy now.
Read “Five Tips to Enhance Your Company’s Value Proposition by Defining Your Core Values” to learn straightforward tips on defining your core values, so you create or update your value proposition accordingly.
The increasing frequency of security breaches and sophistication of cyber attacks has made providing end-user flexibility and securing company data a delicate balancing act. We can help you centralize visibility and control in an approach that keeps your end-users and IT department top of mind. Contact us to get started.
Do you want to improve communication among your employees?
With #Teamworksolutions from #Microsoft, communication has never been easier. With a single hub for accessing company resources and so many ways for your employees to easily connect with other team members, they can’t lose. Check out this video to learn how @CliftonCoffeeRoasters grew their business by adopting a Microsoft teamwork platform.
Our team at Demand ITS Inc. can help you shake up your teamwork solutions and get the most out of your workday. Contact us to learn more.
A company’s core values set the tone for everything: employee interactions and meetings, written materials, website and social platforms, customer service…the list doesn’t end. This is why it’s crucial that you talk about the core principles that define your company—if you don’t talk about them, it likely means you’re not comfortable with them. Team members need to know what their company stands for. To stay current with thought leadership topics, subscribe to Demand ITS Inc. today!
For companies with multiple automated sites, Microsoft @Azure is the key to transforming operations to slash overhead costs and achieve operational efficiencies. Learn from the experience of SitePro, a software company that uses #Azure to unify automation systems and deliver remote, real-time access to data to improve decision making and business health.
Experts estimate that only 1 in 4 leads turn into sales, so “this means your sales process needs to be able to identify those leads quickly and accurately,” writes Gilles Muys in Forbes magazine. This is only one of the reasons to invest in cloud capabilities for your business—so you can better serve your prospective customers. Read the rest of his article, “What’s the Future of Your Technology Capabilities?” for more insight as to why it’s clear: cloud technology is here to stay.
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Security used to be simple. But today, data is everywhere. Traditional IT boundaries are disappearing — requiring organizations to protect data on employee-owned mobile devices and SaaS applications not operated by IT. Demand ITS Inc. can help manage your security concerns and keep your organization productive. Contact us today!
How could your company benefit from a better teamwork strategy? Step up your teamwork game with Demand ITS Inc. and Microsoft.
When your employees have a streamlined method of connecting and working together, there’s no limit to what your company can achieve. For @CliftonCoffeeRoasters, the decision to switch to #Teamworksolutions from #Microsoft was easy.
Check out this video to see how they leveraged communication technology from Microsoft to grow their business and expand their reach across the UK.
Cost concerns for migrating to the cloud? @Azure Hybrid Benefit, Azure Credits, partner funding and free extended security updates for Windows Server will help offset migration costs. Plus, there are free #Azure migration tools to assess and migrate workloads. What are you waiting for? Connect with Demand ITS Inc. for assistance.
According to the @NYTimes and @Microsoft, by 2025, 75% of the workforce will be comprised of Millennials.
“For the first time, there are five generations working together–from the youngest of the Greatest Generation to the oldest of Gen Z. After a revolution in the workplace spurred by technology, companies are finding that a balanced approach may be the most effective.”
Our team can help you modernize your workplace to meet the needs of your diverse workforce. Visit https://www.demand-its.com to learn more about our Windows 10 and Microsoft 365 Business solutions.
Modern trends such as social media, mobile devices, and IoT are producing so much data that the volume in existence is doubling every two years. Many corporations understand the potential for this data to provide useful insights but not many are able to process it in a time-effective way to inform decisions.
@Azure could be your differentiator. The cloud and AI analytics have the ability to process huge amounts of data and provide actionable insights to your business in a timely manner. Connect with Demand ITS Inc. with all your #Azure questions.
Struggling to grow your business?
Before @ThinkUpConsulting implemented #Office365 on #Windows 10 devices, employees wasted time switching between disparate systems. They created a unified solution to accelerate their business and save time.
Watch this video to see how Think Up Consulting has transformed their small business, and visit https://www.demand-its.com to learn how you can #GetModern with our Microsoft solutions.
How did the software platform SitePro find their competitive edge? By making themselves the “one-stop shop” for oil and gas companies to combine what used to be multiple systems–each operated by a different third party–into a single, scalable, integrated system.
For their customers, this means faster setup times for new facilities and efficient monitoring of their equipment. For SitePro, it means more business. Everyone wins. And, with the vast and affordable scalability @Azure provides, they are free to expand their services exactly when needed and not a moment before.
Contact us to learn more about finding your competitive advantage with #Azure.
How would you like to reduce costs and enhance your security features on a new device?
$1.1 million was saved by those using Windows 10 as a result of reduced productivity impact of malware infections. With #Windows 10, you can save time, stay up to date, and reduce costs. Check out the full @Forrester study on @Windows security features.
And if you’re ready to replace your old device and #GoModern, contact Demand ITS Inc. to learn more.
“At this point, cloud adoption is mainstream,” said Sid Nag, research vice president at Gartner, Inc. The world’s leading research and advisory company, Gartner forecasts a 17% growth in worldwide public cloud services in 2020. IaaS is forecast to grow 24%! Check out this press release and contact Demand ITS Inc. for answers to your #Azure migration questions.
70% of small and midsize businesses (SMBs) reinvest saved money into their business thanks to the cloud. Are you using the #cloud? Work smarter, not harder, with the latest Office apps and intelligent #AI capabilities to enable your employees. Simplify the process of keeping devices up to date while saving time, reducing costs, and gaining control.
And for more on how you can #GoModern with @Windows 10 and @Office365, give us a call Demand ITS Inc. .
Considering the cloud? We know how important it is for your business-critical apps to be quickly up and running. Same for web applications and databases. Microsoft @Azure has tools to help migrate workloads with minimal code changes. #Azure simply has the smoothest route and most straightforward transition from on-promises to the cloud. Check this out and connect with Demand ITS Inc. for migration assistance.
Thinking about modernizing your business? As you research cloud-based services, know that Microsoft Azure has unbeatable offers. Customers are realizing significant savings by taking advantage of unique offers such as Extended Security Updates only offered through #Azure. The Azure Migration Program walks customers step-by-step through the journey to the cloud. Contact Demand ITS Inc. now for assistance!
@ThinkUpConsulting has saved $13,925 a year by using #MicrosoftTeams.
Always looking to work smarter, Think Up is reducing costs by getting modern with @Microsoft. With the wide range of tools available in #Windows 10 and #Office365, Think Up has already replaced several applications from other providers.
Thinking about Getting Modern? Contact us to find out more. #GetModern
Updating software and installing on-premises infrastructure takes time—time away from running your business. Microsoft Azure Cosmos DB processing time skips from weeks to a mere few minutes—something that only cloud technology can accomplish. Check out this video to watch how moving to the cloud allows a company to maximize the potential of their software and their business.
Interested in what Azure could do for your business? Contact Demand ITS Inc. today.