GadellNet Blog

Tech Tuesday: LastPass

September 24, 2019

LastPass is a password vault platform. Keeping a strong password, and different passwords for different logins is incredibly important to keeping your personal data safe. Remembering all of these strong passwords can be a real pain. A password manager, also called a password vault, remembers your credentials by storing them for you and auto-filling your passwords when you need them. This storage is encrypted. LastPass extensions are available for Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Microsoft Edge, [...]

Tech Tuesday: Presenter Coach

September 10, 2019

Microsoft’s new Presenter Coach, an AI-powered tool, will help you nail your next PowerPoint presentation through aiding you in improving your presentation and public speaking skills. As an artificial intelligence tool, Presenter Coach offers training and feedback integrated into the tool.  Presenter Coach, through PowerPoint Online, uses a rehearsal mode in which on-screen guidance for your pacing, inclusive language, use of filler words, and culturally sensitive phrases is provided. [...]

Cost of a Data Breach in 2019

September 9, 2019

Data breaches can be financially devastating, especially to a small business. More than half of small businesses that experience a data breach go out of business within 5 years of that breach. Costs associated with a date breach include remediation payouts, fines, and loss of business due to your damaged reputation. The Cost The average cost for a small business who experiences a data breach is over $3,000 per employee. Lost business due to the data breach, is what cost companies the most [...]

Tech Tuesday: Microsoft Planner

September 3, 2019

Microsoft Planner is a task management app available with your Office 365 subscription. Planner is easy to use, helps you organize tasks visually, offers transparency, and enables excellent collaboration.  Easy to use  Launch Planner from the Office 365 app launcher with a single click. You can then create a new plan, build a team, assign tasks, and update status—in a few easy steps. Organize work visually  Each plan has its own board, where you can organize tasks into [...]


August 27, 2019

Lessonly is learning management system that is designed for employers to easily create their own training programs and deliver them to employees seamlessly. Building training plans tailored to the needs of your team in easy with Lessonly. You’re able to deliver perfectly packaged plans to your employees through an easy-to-use interface. Lessonly describes their training as bite-sized learning with big impact. Through Lessonly, leaders are able to assign different pieces of training to individ [...]

Microsoft Flow

August 20, 2019

What it is:Microsoft Flow is an Office 365 platform that helps you work smarterby automating workflow across your apps and services. Flow allows you to create your own workflows and apps so you get exactly what you need. You can automate advanced scenarios with multiple steps, branching conditions, and more. With Microsoft Flow, you set triggers that create actions under certain conditions. Let’s say you want an email to automatically go out to any person who fills out a form on your websi [...]

GadellNet Awarded Inc. 5000 Fastest-Growing​ 7 Years in a Row

AUG. 20, 2019. ST. LOUIS, MO– GadellNet Consulting Services, a top Managed Service Provider in the Midwest, was awarded the Inc. 5000 Fastest Growing Companies award for the seventh year in a row. This award, exclusively for privately-held companies, highlights GadellNet’s dedication to continued growth for their company and their clients.  “We are pleased to appear on Inc. 5000’s Fastest-Growing list for the seventh year in a row. It’s truly an honor to all of us here at GadellN [...]

The Digital Transformation: 5 Tips to Ensure Your Success

August 2, 2019

This digital transformationmight sound far off, complicated, or too expensive, but in reality, the concept is quite easy to grasp. Digital transformation means integrating technology into all areas of a business. It’s more than just the cloud. This is about rethinking old models and processes in lieu of technology.  For small to mid-sized businesses, digital transformation is imperative to staying relevant and competitive. Technology plays a key role in a business’s ability to [...]

GadellNet Consulting Services Named Fourth Fastest Growing Privately Held Company in Indianapolis

July 25, 2019

Annual ranking by Indianapolis Business Journal  Indianapolis, IN- The Indianapolis Business Journal(IBJ) announced that GadellNet Consulting Serviceshas made the Fast 25 list for 2019, based on revenue growth over a three year period. This award honors the fastest growing privately held companies in the Indianapolis area.GadellNet ranked fourth on this list with a revenue last year of $3.6 million and 218% growth from 2016 to 2018. This list was revealed at an awards cere [...]

Outsourcing IT: Benefits for Small Business

June 21, 2019

What are Managed IT Services?  Managed IT services are technical services provided by a third-party vendor, a Managed Service Provider. Basically, managed IT services acts as your tech department without needing the internal oversight from your team. Managed services allow you to offload some or all of your tech operations, such as infrastructure, cloud computing, help desk, on-site support, consulting, and more. Your MSP (managed service provider) will assume responsibility for monitor [...]