Going Green is Good Business

Sustainable building materials or energy-efficient light bulbs often come to mind when people think of environmentally-conscious businesses. Those are certainly important, but the three Rs — reduce, reuse, recycle — span much more than how your building is held together. Technology also holds our businesses together, leaving its own carbon footprint. With Earth Day around…

Boosting cyber-security is a must for businesses of all sizes

  Unfortunately, it is not uncommon for small businesses to ignore cyber-security measures. Many owners or managers believe cyber-crime only hits major financial institutions or government organizations. However, that thinking is exactly why small businesses are frequent targets for hackers. Often, those are the websites and databases with less stringent security protocols. Those are also…

The proven formula to integrate new technology in your business.

So, you’ve decided this is the year to grow your business with that new technology system you’ve been investigating. But, how? The implementation process can seem overwhelming. You must calculate return on investment, determine long-term sustainability, and establish comprehensive training. Often, employee adoption and acceptance can be the biggest challenge of all. While successful implementation…

Eagle Crest Resort utilizes UTEC IT, Display boards and Multi-functional copiers across entire facility.

Eagle Crest Resort is Southeast Michigan’s premier hotel, golf, conference center and hotel facility. Located just east of Ann Arbor off I-94, this 157-acre resort features a full service Marriott hotel, Eastern Michigan University Conference Center and championship golf course. General Manager Tom Lamb, speaks proudly of the relationship that the UTEC team has built…

Four Resolutions to Grow Your Business in the New Year

’Tis the season for shiny, optimistic resolutions to jump-start you and your business in the new year. The key to executing your goals is to identify tangible strategies for achieving them. You want this to be a banner year for your business, and so do your employees. According to Forbes, 62% of American workers’ resolutions…