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GadellNet Top 10: Best of 2019

December 19, 2019

2019 was a landmark year for GadellNet. We accomplished more than we have ever accomplished in a 12-month time span. We have our incredible team to thank right along with our clients, who make it all possible. Our values are make an impact, grow or die, and 100% responsibility, 0% excuses. As you’ll see throughout this article, GadellNet pushed hard to ensure these values were lived. Take a look at our big accomplishments! GadellNet hired 31 people, promoted 16GadellNet’s team grew [...]

Tech Tuesday: JustGiving

December 17, 2019

JustGiving is the world’s largest social giving platform, calling themselves tech-for-good. Individuals or companies can set up a giving page very easily, which must be connected to a receiving charity. When you create this giving page you will tell people what you’re raising funds for (say a charity 5k or your local humane society), add a video if you’d like, set a target dollar amount, then share! You can share via Facebook, email or Twitter. One simple click and people will be abl [...]

Tech Tuesday: PowerApps

December 10, 2019

Microsoft has created a way to quickly and easily build custom apps. This is a point and click approach to app design. Still, sound complicated? Trust us, you don’t have to have a background in coding to create powerful apps using Microsoft’s newest tool. Each business, no matter how large or how small is unique and has different challenges to overcome. A unique solution can transform a business. PowerApps allows you to build your own app to solve your unique challenge with absolutely [...]

Tech Tuesday: Thanksgiving Special

November 26, 2019

On this special edition of Tech Tuesday, we are talking turkey! We wanted to share with you a few tools at your disposal to ensure you have the very best Thanksgiving.  Butterball’s Turkey Talk-Line  Yes, this is a real thing. Between the month’s on November and December, this help hotline fields more than 100,000 turkey-related questions. They are here for you! More than 50 turkey experts are ready and waiting via phone, online chat, and email (much like GadellNet!) and the [...]

Tech Tuesday: Slack

November 19, 2019

Slack is an instant messaging tool. They strive to be messaging that brings your team together. Slack was built for collaboration and teams that work on the go from anywhere. You can organize conversations, create channels for teams or projects or whatever else you need, easily search conversation history, and access slack from anywhere. Slack has integrated video capabilities so you can get face time with your team. You can also drag and drop files into slack for feedback and sharing.  [...]

Tech Tuesday: TalentLMS

November 12, 2019

TalentLMS is a learning management system that provides a user-friendly training experience for your employees. You can load your own videos or documents into TalentLMS or utilize online material through their social integrations to create courses that can be assigned to your employees. This is great for onboarding new employees, training your existing team on software and solutions critical to your operation, or brand new competencies and certifications. Talent LMS offers many features th [...]

Tech Tuesday: Drift

November 5, 2019

This week, we are talking about Drift, one of the easiest ways to connect with people who land on your website directly. Drift is a chat platform. When someone arrives on your website, a chat box will pop up in the bottom right corner. What these visitors see is completely up to you. For us, we have a picture of our marketing leader (who answers the chats) and a message asking if she can help visitors learn more about GadellNet. There is also a note letting our current customers know this is no [...]

Mobile Device Management: Letting Data walk out the Door

October 7, 2019

You wouldn’t let an ex-employee walk out the front door with boxes of documents, would you? Of course, you wouldn’t. You probably wouldn’t even let a current employee walk out the door with boxes of documents, especially those containing sensitive information. They could be lost, stolen, or otherwise, end up in the wrong hands. It could put your entire company at risk, plain and simple. So, why do you let them walk out the front door with their unprotected mobile device? Think about how [...]

Make an Impact: GadellNet’s Gone Solar

October 2, 2019

The GadellNet HQ has gone solar! At our office in St. Louis, we turned up our solar panels this past May 15th, 2019 with solar panels installed on our roof.  We installed a 42kWh system that has generated more than 25 MWh of electricity since turn-up.  On sunny summer days, we can generate over 250 kWh; more than enough to power GadellNet for the day. On days where our solar production exceeds our usage, our local power utility allows us to accumulate our excess electricity [...]

Tech Tuesday: KnowBe4

October 1, 2019

October is Cyber Security Awareness month. We’d like to highlight some platforms for better cyber security. Cyber Security Awareness Training is the first step in many cyber security programs. Human error accounts for a great deal of cyber crimes and training can make a huge difference. KnowBe4 is a cyber security training platform that integrates simulated phishing attacks into their program. After employees go through the interactive training, these phishing emails could come to their inbox [...]