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Connecting the Dots by Sarah Harrison

By |2019-10-11T19:46:44-04:00August 6th, 2015|

“Globalization is the process by which geographic constraints on economic, social and cultural arrangements recede, thus increasing our global interdependence.”  Branson R. (2007) Globalisation Laid Bare, p 39, Gibson Square, London If we stop to consider the growing connectivity between nations, beyond using silk sourced from China to create a blouse in London to be worn [...]

Creating Effective Teams: Don’t forget about the Members! by Jason Hemminger

By |2019-10-11T19:45:56-04:00July 30th, 2015|

I was recently provided a book to review (Wheelan, Susan A., Creating Effective Teams, 5th edition, 2015 SAGE Publications, Inc.) about how effective teams are created and the evolution that successful teams typically follow.  As netlogx consultants, we normally exist on several teams at any given time, whether that be an internal team comprised of [...]

Stinky Chicken Salad by Alec Mitchell

By |2019-10-11T19:44:26-04:00July 23rd, 2015|

Ordinary workdays are, well, ordinary.  Routine.  At times, a day can be muddled up into waking up, getting to work, going to bed, and starting all over again.  Expectation can become comforting, but once in a while the unexpected is what is truly needed.  netlogx finds its ways to be spontaneous. Every so often, the [...]

NAWBO Luncheon Recap by Kim Dallas

By |2019-10-11T19:12:19-04:00July 16th, 2015|

One of the many perks of working at netlogx is the opportunity to attend various networking events throughout the year. On June 18th, I attended a luncheon for the Indy chapter of the National Association of Women Business Owners (NAWBO). netlogx is very involved in NAWBO; the company is a corporate partner and netlogx team [...]

Moving to the Cloud is a Big Decision…but the Right One by Scott Moshier

By |2019-10-11T12:08:52-04:00July 9th, 2015|

Recently, I had the opportunity to attend an Amazon Web Services (AWS) Big Data Solutions conference.  While I have done some work in AWS using S3 and Redshift, it was a good idea for me to get a more rounded understanding of all the products/services that AWS offers.  To get to the end right away, [...]

The Internship by Joe Harrison

By |2019-10-10T21:31:37-04:00July 2nd, 2015|

When I was first approached about writing an article for the netlogx internet blog I was puzzled. After all, I was an intern who had only been working at the company under three weeks. I was not even familiar enough yet with the products and services netlogx provides to be able to formulate an opinion [...]

Habitat for Humanity, Part Two

By |2019-10-10T21:34:54-04:00June 25th, 2015|

On June 4th, netlogx participated in the Greater Indy Habitat for Humanity Women Build. The following blog posts share the team members' experiences: What happens when our day is filled with hard work, no cell phones, sunshine, paint, caulk, and a common goal of doing our best for others… Those that don’t paint – paint Those [...]

Habitat for Humanity, Part One by Stephanie Sponsel

By |2019-10-10T21:34:12-04:00June 18th, 2015|

On June 4th, netlogx participated in the Greater Indy Habitat for Humanity Women Build. The following blog posts share the team members' experiences: Team Sponsel was amazing. We had fifteen ladies who dedicated their Thursday off work and school to help paint the exterior of a Habitat for Humanity house for someone in need. Our morning [...]

Clownin’ Around by Alec Mitchell

By |2019-10-11T19:41:42-04:00June 6th, 2015|

If you ask a child what a red nose brings to mind, the answer may be considered predictable.  A clown, they might say.  Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer is another likely possibility.  This year, the United States is bringing new meaning to a red nose.  Red Nose Day is a time to raise money and awareness [...]