Thought Leadership

Your Values and Culture Matter, Even to Your Bottom Line

November 21, 2017

When I joined the team at GadellNet, one of the first things I noticed was what it felt like to work at GadellNet. We were small then, less than five people, and it truly felt like family. The culture was naturally customer-centric, helpful, transparent, and flexible. What I saw was a company about to explode, and I didn’t want to lose that awesome culture that was already in place. So, after 9 exhausting months of trial-and-error -  we put into words what was driving GadellNet employees – [...]

Stay Secure on Cyber Monday

November 20, 2017

The unofficial launch to the holiday shopping season is just days away. Black Friday will see deals on everything you could need for your gift list. However, if you’re like me, you prefer to skip the lines and the crowds and do you Christmas shopping online. Cyber Monday has been a great way to save some time while shopping. Unfortunately, there are some risks involved when you’re putting your personal information and credit card information out on the web. To make sure you have a great h [...]

3 Tech Tools to Increase Alumni Engagement

November 18, 2017

Fraternity and Sorority Foundations are facing and uphill battle. Alumni engagement has never been lower, and the need for their donations has never been higher. In order to obtain the growth needed to keep up with the needs of the communities that foundations are serving, some new technology implementations may be in your future.  Here are three technologies that will help you increase alumni engagement:  Email Platform Newsletters for alumnus isn’t a new concept because k [...]

5 Features to Consider for Your Next Printer

November 15, 2017

Choosing the right printer can be difficult. You may not know all the choices available to you (and there are many), but they can affect your everyday. When you take into consideration the efficiencies that can be created or lost by this choice, the stakes get even higher. Your printing environment is nothing to shove off to the side. Consider these 5 features before your next printer purchase. Black and White or Color & Black and White Do you need color? Most people will say yes, but [...]

A CEO’s Perspective: 5 Transformative Books for Any Level Employee

November 7, 2017

I’ve always been a reader. As a kid, I loved reading for fun and where it could take your imagination. As I grew, my love for books and my love for learning grew right along with me. I’m a huge believer in continuing to learn throughout our careers and our lives. The old saying, “you learn something new every day,” is true, in my opinion, and if you’re doing it intentionally, it can help you better yourself and your company.  It’s why one of our three core values is “Grow or Die [...]

Top 5 Marketing Mistakes for Small Businesses to Avoid

November 6, 2017

For a small business, marketing can’t always be a high priority. Oftentimes, marketing will fall to someone hired to perform another duty entirely. As a small business, marketing doesn’t have to be a huge department with an enormous budget to be effective. Avoid these 5 mistakes and you’ll be off to a good start. Marketing mistakes to avoid: Winging it Create a strategy, don’t just wing it. Because for many small businseses, marketing can come as an afterthought, there often isn’t [...]

Printer Self-Awareness

November 2, 2017

Self-Awareness is a wonderful skill to develop. Being aware of your internal values, passions, and aspirations can work wonders in propelling you purposefully into your future. Being self-aware in your printing environment isn’t as transcendent, but it’s still important. A lot of small businesses aren’t aware of their printing environment’s ins and outs. For small businesses, it seems perfectly fine to go to your local office supply store, grab a printer, and get it rolling. I mean, how [...]