Managed Service

AV service contracts, AV contractors

This Illusory Clause in Most AV Contracts Is Completely Unenforceable

AV contractors should take note of discrepancies between equipment lists and the narrative listed in AV service contracts.

AV business mistakes

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?

nationwide service provider, AV service providers, AV services

The Heaviest Gorilla in the Room This Year, According to Alan Brawn

Your real value goes far beyond the hardware you have traditionally sold. Look at your watch, it is time to change towards AV services.

AV integrators challenges 2019

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.

integration firms, AV integration

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.

E4 AV Tour, Almo, service revenue

4 Ways to Jumpstart Service Revenue in 2019

Almo Professional A/V suggests four fairly easy and organic steps AV integration firms can take to jumpstart their service revenue in 2019.

AV service revenue,

9th Annual Integration Business Outlook Presented by CI & NSCA

NSCA’s Chuck Wilson, SVT’s Josh Shanahan and CI’s Tom LeBlanc crunch industry survey numbers, tackle market challenges & assess the State of the Industry.

CI Summit, AV Industry, Total Tech Summit 2018

22 Tips You Missed Because You Weren’t at CI Summit 2018 (But, OK, You Can Read Them Now)

CI Summit 2018, part of Total Tech Summit 2018, had integrator panelists sharing tips on selling managed services, boosting profitability and seizing new AV opportunities. Here are 22 takeaways.

New Year

Jumpstart Service Revenue: How to Make Good on Your New Year’s Resolution

These 4 steps should help integration firms add significant service revenue to their cash flow during 2019. Keep your New Year’s Resolution by registering for this free webinar.

Luxul self-healing, network switches

Luxul Self-Healing Network Switches Make Remote Service Easier

New Luxul self-healing network switches provide auto-recovery and power scheduling for PoE-connected devices.