Volunteer! It’s good for your soul!

We make a living by what we get. We make a life by what we give. – Winston Churchill   I volunteer with a couple of organizations, one of which I write about regularly on this blog, Swan Lake Christmas…

Sometimes you need to leave it to the pros!

I have a Mazda 5 that I love.  Yesterday I decided that I would change the cabin air filter, after all how hard could it be?  I looked the procedure up online then drove to the Mazda dealer to buy…

The Joy of Blogging

A while back a bunch of us at itgroove were interviewed about how we use our blogs within the overall context of the business.  The interviews were for a Microsoft publication specifically pointed at other small businesses and the point…

OMG! They did it again!!

Yup, itgroove hired another “geek girl” in the person of Stephanie Kahlam.  Steph has a pretty amazing background and she has already made a significant contribution to the team.  And, like Kelly, she is doing a yeoman job of forcing…

The “Cloud” and Small Biz

Everywhere you look nowadays there is a reference to “The Cloud” yet there is no real clear definition as to WHAT “The Cloud” actually is.  You see references to public Clouds, private Clouds, hybrid Clouds … you name it and…