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Maybe the Most Disappointing Fact About the AV Industry in 2019: Episode 42 of AV+

The biggest disappointment in the pro AV industry this year? The continued lack of diversity and young people coming in. Tune in to ep. 42 of AV+

2019 State of the Industry Special Report

CI predicts 9.5 percent AV integration industry growth for 2019, but ample project backlog and rising revenues mask dangerously lean profits.

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You Might Go Broke if You Keep Making These AV Business Mistakes in 2019

I see these AV business mistakes being quite dangerous to companies in 2019. So what is your excuse for not trying to solve them?

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We’re Still A Bunch of Old Dudes: AV Industry Demographics in 2019

We’ve seen this same trend in AV industry demographics for years now. Will we ever strike a balance between old, experienced AVTweeps and fresh blood?

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6 AV Trends in 2019 You Should Focus On

What to expect out of the pro AV technology industry in 2019? We’re expecting these AV trends to be the most buzzed-about at industry events and online.

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AV Businesses Will Face This Profit Problem in 2019 — Are You Prepared?

We’re worried about how sustainable AV businesses profit plans are because gross profits are very lean compared to the overhead, says NSCA director.

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AV Manufacturers’ Predictions for 2019

The crystal balls are out and, if all of these predictions work out, we’re in for a pretty interesting year across the AV integration landscape.

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The Biggest Challenges AV Integrators Will Face in 2019

Shift to service-based model remains one of the biggest obstacles AV integrators have to boosting bottom lines. But that’s not the only hurdle out there.

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AV Certifications: Finding the Right Ones at the Right Time

If you are certified in one area, look to the next progression up the pro AV certifications ladder, because we should never stop developing our skills.

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7 AV Integration Firms and the Important Lessons They Have for You

Commercial Integrator published profiles on several large AV integration firms. Let’s revisit lessons from each to carry into the New Year.