The Role of the C-​​Suite in Technology

I had the honor of moderating a panel at this week’s annual conference of the American Society of Association Executives in Detroit, MI. The panel was titled, “The Role of the C-​​​​Suite in Technology” and featured 3 CEOs and 2 CIOs. Each panelist described his/​​her organization: mission, staff size, revenue, most important programs and key technologies. […]

Your Employees as Brand Ambassadors

Last week, Matrix Group launched a new staff blog — SnackOClock​.net. SnackOClock came out of an internal town hall meeting I held with staff late last year about recruiting. As a company, we decided to launch a staff blog to showcase our expertise, highlight cool projects, discuss innovative techniques we’re implementing on client sites, and […]

JP Rule #3: Never Let Your Client Make a Mistake

The Matrix Group running team wanted t-​​​​shirts for a couple of races this Spring and Summer. We ordered black running shirt with our logo printed using a sublimation process, meaning that instead of being an applique, the ink is fused into the shirt fibers. This ensures the shirt remains breathable and the logo will be […]

Netiquette for The Boss While on Twitter, Facebook, and Other Social Networks

I was on LinkedIn yesterday and the LinkedIn search engine helpfully recommended a couple of people for me to add to my network.  The list included a couple of people who currently work at Matrix Group.  While it’s every CEO’s dream to have a large network, I did not invite the staff to get linked […]