City of Bridges – Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Pittsburgh Area CodesPittsburgh is the second largest city in Pennsylvania behind Philadelphia, but some would say it is much prettier. It’s located at the confluence of the Ohio, Monogahela and Allegheny Rivers and has 446 bridges making it quite picturesque and known as the “City of Bridges” as well as the “Steel City” for its multitude of more than 300 businesses related to steel.
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Valley of the Sun – Phoenix, Arizona

Phoenix-golfBeing the most populous city in Arizona isn’t easy, but it wasn’t so big when Phoenix was founded in 1867 by Jack Swilling. He saw a potential for farming while he was traveling down the Salt River Valley and the “Valley of the Sun” was born. The name Phoenix was chosen because it was a city which was born from ruins.
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Remembering the Conference Calls of Yore

Current conference call technology, like the kind you get with My Halloo, makes communication easy between workers, vendors and special guests.  But do you remember what is used to be like?

The First Conference Call

Panama-Pacific International Exposition

Panama-Pacific International Exposition

“These days, making a call across the U.S. is so easy that people often don’t even know they’re talking coast to coast. But 100 years ago Sunday, it took a hackathon, a new technology and an international exposition to make it happen.” * Continue reading

Omaha, NE: The Land of Business and Opportunity

With a diverse economy and passion for preservation, Omaha, Nebraska welcomes all business and opportunity.

Flatiron Hotel

Flatiron Hotel

As of March 1st of this year, Omaha celebrated its 150th birthday and ultimate union with the United States as the the 37th star on America’s flag. This town was given the name “Gateway to the West” back in the 19th century when the city was a national transportation hub, but now Omaha works as a center for major industries such as banking, insurance and telecommunication. Continue reading

Equipping Your Sales Team

Sales people organiationIn many organizations, sales is the most important part of business. It may come as a surprise that most salespeople claim that their company makes it difficult to meet quotas. Sales people who spend half their time performing administration duties have nothing to look forward to but lower sales numbers which affects your bottom line.

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