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10 Signs Your Business’ IT Needs an Upgrade

Published on Jun 13, 2016 at 7:11 pm in Tips & Tricks.
IT Needs an Upgrade

Nashville businesses of all kinds and all sizes depend on some form of technology. It’s hard to imagine any other way to work – whether it’s taking orders on a lone laptop in a “mom and pop” store or running complex data analytics programs with a roomful of servers. It can be easy for a […]

Meet Richard Gericke

Published on Jun 8, 2016 at 3:56 pm in Concept Culture.

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Richard Gericke is a Team Leader and a world traveler. During his 4 years in the U.S. Navy he made his way through Hong Kong, Malaysia, Bahrain, Dubai and Western Australia. Now that he has made a home in Nashville, his daily adventures include mentoring, strategizing, consulting and engineering. Read on to learn more about Richard! […]

Top Tweets from Clients: May 2016

Published on May 31, 2016 at 4:12 pm in Client Spotlight.

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Our clients were making waves on Twitter this month. Since May 1 they’ve been stamping out hunger, building exquisite Japanese Playhouses and reminiscing about beloved Prince songs. Below are just a few of our favorite 140-character snippets from clients in May. Be sure to give them a follow! Want to be featured in our monthly Top Tweets? Follow and […]

Accounting for Top-Notch Technology: 6 Tips for Nashville CPA Firms

Published on May 24, 2016 at 3:49 pm in Professional Services, Tips & Tricks.
Technology Tips for Nashville CPA Firms

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]CPAs all over Middle Tennessee share a collective sigh of relief when tax day has come and gone. Of course, we know it will quickly come around again. As Benjamin Franklin famously said, “In this world nothing can be said to be certain, except death and taxes.” And when that flurry of accounting activity is […]

Busting 3 Excuses About Technology Purchasing

Published on May 19, 2016 at 5:10 pm in Tips & Tricks.
Technology Purchasing

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Businesses don’t just run on happy thoughts and good intentions. Technology is the key to keeping things operating and moving forward. Every company uses technology – whether it’s one laptop or hundreds of workstations and a roomful of servers. But, unfortunately, technology is often viewed as a reluctant expense. The smartest executives know that it […]

Concept Technology Inc. Partners with Google Fiber

Published on May 17, 2016 at 4:48 pm in Concept Culture, Tech Trends.

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Google Fiber’s choice of Nashville not only marks a technologically historic win for Music City, it also means an exciting new relationship and service offering for Concept Technology’s clients. We are thrilled to announce we have become a Google Fiber Tech Partner, which further enhances our mission to help grow local businesses. Google Fiber defined […]

Company Culture is Critical to Building a Strong Team

Published on May 13, 2016 at 10:05 am in Concept Culture, Tennessean Articles.

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text][vc_row][vc_column width=”1/1″][vc_column_text] Good talent is hard to find. And it’s even harder to retain. Knowing this, many companies will do whatever it takes to keep their top people around. Even if it means saying “yes” to just about any request. Recently, Concept Technology hosted a panel on company culture with the Nashville Chamber of Commerce. The panelists, who […]

6 Proven Practices for Mobile Device Management

Published on May 4, 2016 at 2:27 pm in Tips & Tricks.
mobile device management (Photo: Simone D. McCourtie / World Bank)

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Smartphones and tablets are everywhere. They are our tethers to the rest of the world. It seems like everywhere you look in Nashville, people are face down in their phones. It’s not just on the street. Mobile devices have entered the workplace. The “bring your own device” phenomenon (BYOD) is alive and kicking in Middle […]

Meet Daniel Akridge

Published on May 2, 2016 at 3:27 pm in Concept Culture.

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] This is Daniel Akridge. In a past life he was a fire safety clown for the Red Cross. Today, he is a Team Leader managing our Support Desk at Concept Technology. With A+, Network+ and Security+ certifications, he is THE right man for the job. Read on to learn more about Daniel and why he’s […]

Top Tweets from Clients: April 2016

Published on Apr 21, 2016 at 6:32 pm in Client Spotlight.

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Our Twitter feed has been buzzing with client tweets this month! Brentwood United Methodist Church celebrated the younger members of its congregation, Nashville Symphony conducted a tour of its crib, and much more. Below are just a few of our favorite 140-character communiques from clients in April. Be sure to give them a follow! Want to be featured […]