How to Choose Vendors for Your Corporate Event

At the heart of every successful corporate event is a team of trustworthy vendors. Vendors can make or break your corporate gathering. One lousy vendor can turn your event into a disaster. Even if the mistake is the vendor’s fault, it’ll still reflect poorly on your company because you are responsible for managing the event. …

Short-Term Technology Rentals for Seasonal Hiring and the Business Rush

The holiday season is in full swing, and that means your business may not have enough computers, laptops, tablets, point of sale systems, and related technology to keep up with customer demand. Many companies hire seasonal staff and then find that they don’t have enough equipment to provide them. However, it makes little financial sense …

Corporate Holiday Parties that Won’t Disappoint, or Break the Bank

  Every year come December, companies embark on a tradition to celebrate the holidays while also providing some employee appreciation. This tradition usually involves a party that comes in many forms. For more lavish employers, an evening or weekend soiree replete with a multiple course meal and streams of booze are provided at an offsite …

3 ways to Improve Event ROI with Data Driven Marketing

Marketing departments are under increasing demand to deliver and prove results from their spend. As a result, data-driven marketing campaigns have become more in demand as they are the clearest way to indicate ROI. Thus, one of the most expensive and difficult-to-measure marketing channels – events – has seen an increasing need for these campaigns …

Vernon’s NC Location Earns R2:2013 Certification

Vernon Computer Source’s Morrisville, NC location has received R2:2013 certification! The certification comes as a part of parent company Xchange Technology Group’s continued commitment to employee and customer safety in addition to safe hardware recycling procedures. What does R2:2013 certification entail? In order to earn R2 certification (also referred to as the “responsible recycling” certification), …

Meeting Planners: 4 Tips for Planning the Perfect Meeting

  Every veteran meeting planner has some tricks up their sleeves, but there are some major elements that even seasoned professionals tend to forget about.  Before you plan your next meeting, you may want to make sure these four things are covered: 1) Plan to feed people: No matter how short you think your meeting …

Microsoft Pulls the Plug on Windows Phones

It was a long time coming, but Microsoft has officially announced the demise of the Windows phone. Joe Belfiore, Corporate Vice President in the Operating Systems Group at Microsoft, confirmed in a series of recent tweets that there would be no further hardware or new features for the Windows mobile platform: Of course we’ll continue …