If you remember the Woolworth name, it's hard to imagine one of the old 5 cent stores in the US using iPads and Google Apps. Interestingly this article discusses Woolworths in Australia, which took the name from the famous US chain. It's a fun read when you picture the old stores.
Coolhead Tech has a couple more spots available for this month's Google Apps Deployment Specialist Training in Austin. The classes are free and the test fee is Waived in August if you attend all 3 classes!
The Google Apps Certified Deployment Specialist exam certifies IT professionals who demonstrate the fundamental skills and knowledge required to deploy, configure, and migrate to Google Apps for Business.
Candidates who pass the exam receive the Google Apps Certified Deployment Specialist certificate and badge.
Google Apps Deployment Specialist - Austin's Local Google Apps Reseller
Small Biz Trends has a solid explanation on how to merge your former Places Page (for Google maps) with your "Google+ Business Page."
It's very easy, the Business Page you created simply click the "Verify Now" button towards the top. You'll want to make sure the information on the page is complete.
Google will re-verify your business by Postcard.
Small Business Trends: How To Merge Your Google+ Local and Business Pages
If you have multiple Google accounts, Coolhead Tech can help migrate your email and accounts to one Google Apps for Business Account.
Bluewolf predicts that as more companies rely on cloud providers, the outsourcing of applications will grow, whether it’s to providers who offer niche services or larger companies like Google or Microsoft.
There's a growing market for Cloud Service Providers (CSPs) like Coolhead Tech. CSPs are a great option if your company wants to weigh the advantages and disadvantages of services like Google Apps and Office 365.
Bluewolf Study Shows 35% Growth in Use of Outsourcing - The CIO Report - WSJ:
This is happening as more IT Directors and CIOs realize the value of services like The Google Cloud, amazon web services and Rackspace Cloud.
Survey: Rising Cloud Adoption Spurs Changes to IT - The CIO Report - WSJ: