DON’T BELIEVE THE INTERNET – WHY YOU NEED IN-PERSON TRAINING

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I recently read an article that implied that online learning is more effective than in-class education. While this seems to be a common idea online, unsurprisingly, and numerous companies have jumped on board, it sadly isn’t telling the whole story.  In 2015, businesses reported that 47% of training hours conducted were delivered in an instructor led classroom. That’s huge. So … Read More

G SUITE VS. FREE GMAIL

Does this sound like your business? mindsurfacesales@gmail.com or maybe joefrommindsurface@gmail.com Are you creating free email accounts for your business simply to pinch a few pennies? A 2016 survey carried out by GoDaddy reported that a staggering 75% of consumers view a domain-based email as a source of trust when purchasing a product from a business. How many sales do you … Read More

KNOWLEDGE IS HALF THE BATTLE

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When I was a kid, you would hear your friends going around making fun of G.I Joe saying, “..and knowing is half the battle.” This has never been more true than when it comes to software applications including G Suite. I was recently reading a Harvard Business Review article and they outlined the various reasons why people hate change. Everything … Read More

TRANSITION FROM MICROSOFT TO GOOGLE

In a world where everyone is forced to use Microsoft, Google’s little known G-Suite tools are taking businesses by storm. We’ve been asked by many prospects about transitioning from Microsoft tools to Google. As a company that focuses on training G-Suite apps, it goes without saying that we come across many businesses that have some type of hybrid system (Google … Read More

TRAINING AND THE REAL WORLD

You’ve just received great training and are hyped to start using your new found skills to make your job easier, faster and more efficient. You feel great! You get back to work and take a look at the task before you. Your reports are due by the end of the week and all you have is raw data. What did … Read More