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2015 CI: State of the Industry Report

Over 80% say the business climate is favorable for integration firms, but positive numbers belie daunting industry challenges.

9 Factors to Surviving Corporate Adolescence

Keep track of these nine things to make it through the intermediate stage of your company’s growth and maturity.

STEP, GBI Promoting Building Sustainability Together

The STEP Foundation, Green Building Initiative partner together, plan to help members understand value of sustainable building design.

Bridging Generational Gaps at CI Summit 2014

AV Nation’s “live from CI Summit” podcast delves into 4K, net neutrality, generational leadership and other conference topics.

InfoComm Expanding Global Reach

InfoComm International’s push to increase memberships and bring exceptional experiences around the world is bearing fruit.

CI Premium: An Integrator’s Guide to Lending and Financing

Although the lending environment has improved, integrators are still struggling to find sources to give them money, and that could lead to more consolidation.

Brush with Business Doom: How 2 Firms Came Back from the Brink of Disaster

SVT and Altel Systems share their tales of tumble and turnaround to help those who may face the same problems prepare for the worst.

5 Strategies for Selling and Renewing Service Plans

When it comes to selling network-maintenance service, many firms can’t close the deal… or they fail to renew contracts. Here are the steps to change that.

Take NSCA Survey, Help Update Compensation & Benefits Report

NSCA to collect data on company background, staffing, employee benefits, compensation, and sales at integration firms around the country.

USAV Leaders Emphasize Need to Adapt

As the integration world continues to change, those who embrace that change will fare best.