Back in the days of grade school, the last word most people wanted to be associated with was “geek.” Yet, as much as there may be a negative association with this word for someone highly intelligent and proficient in technology, the truth is that geeks are some of the best people to have in our lives. [Read more…]
At this point, everyone knows that mobile technology is everywhere, and it’s here to stay. However, there is a difference between having that knowledge and then using it to your advantage. And this counts for both personal and professional reasons. Keeping this in mind, every time you use a mobile device for any reason, you should be trying to utilize the latest advances in technology to be efficient about what you’re trying to accomplish. [Read more…]
Coordinate measuring machines (CMMs) played a crucial role in bringing automation to the production lines of North American factories. CMM machines can be run by computers to scan parts or objects to detect flaws in them, which make them perfect for automating quality control on production lines.[Read more…]
Marketing is a tough enough job as it is, but when you additionally have to deal with privacy concerns, that opens a whole new can of digital worms. If you’re trying to grow your business, you’re probably doing a lot of social media marketing along the way. But as you collect data about potential clients and customers, and as you absorb information from various digital realms, how much are you doing to prioritize the privacy of that information?
It used to be that cosmetic surgery was only available to rich people. And even then, the operations were often painful and often took a long time to heal. However, these days, technology has improved several aspects of the cosmetic timeline. The surgeries are better, they take less time to heal, and they can be far less expensive. That means that cosmetic surgeries are now available to much more of the population than in the past.
If you’re thinking about getting cosmetic surgery, keep all of those things in mind. Be sure to talk to doctors and surgeons about the healing time required, about how focused and accurate the surgeries will be, and what sort of processes and procedures are possible in the context you’re looking for. Lots of people are considering dental surgeries these days for example. And not only will technology be involved in the operations themselves, but the role of medicine in the recovery process has also improved.
Anyone who has ever worked in customer service knows the perils of having to deal with a dissatisfied client. Despite your efforts to calm them down they seem to get more and more flustered, and you quickly follow suit.
Unfortunately, regardless of whether a customer is right or wrong, the rules say that the customer is always right in the world of business. [Read more…]