First Day, Four Questions – Tori

Meet Tori Schallot, eGroup’s New Project Manager Why eGroup? The people; that is what it boils down to. I went to a Women in Tech event recently that featured Lillian and Alisa as presenters. They went into their background, project management processes at eGroup, and talked a bit about the company, and that was enough to peak my interest in eGroup. Based on their dialog, it seemed like the…

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“Trust is built on credibility, and credibility comes from acting in others’ interests before your own.”

Love that headline quote from Stephen Denny – author of “Killing Giants” – it’s simple and sensible – and certainly representative of eGroup’s ethos in the world of IT services.  Over the last 17 years, we’ve built a brand on telling people what they need to hear, not what they wanted to hear (just because you can, doesn’t mean you should!) while faithfully representing their needs and earning a reputation for…

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7 Common Sense Security Practices IT Administrators Should Implement Now

Given the recent rash of publicity around high-visibility ransomware attacks, it was inevitable that the spam-o-matic would kick in to high gear with just about every manufacturer and security partner out there wanting to offer up heavily funded solutions to address the risk. At eGroup, we believe there is value in sharing for the common good, especially when it comes to information security. And one thing we know is…

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Get Your Company in Tip-Top Shape with IT Consulting

IT consulting is a job sector that is experiencing rapid growth. Business owners everywhere are realizing their growing reliability on IT in running their business efficiently. But what exactly does an IT consultant do? IT consultants focus on giving expert advice and professional recommendations so that organizations can leverage technology to achieve their business objectives. By relying on IT experts to assess your business-critical technology, you’re able to get…

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First Day, 4 Questions – Alisa, Marketing Coordinator

Meet Alisa Frye, eGroup’s new Marketing Coordinator Why eGroup? “I have always wanted to work for an IT company and eGroup immediately drew me in with its customer-focused mission. After my interview, I quickly realized that eGroup is a team of phenomenal, supportive and intelligent people. I wanted to pursue a career with eGroup due to its consistent growth, top-notch customer service, innovative tech solutions and welcoming culture.” What…

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First Day, 4 Questions – Ryan, Cloud and Managed Services Engineer

Meet Ryan Borey, eGroup’s new Cloud and Managed Services Engineer Why eGroup? I have known about eGroup for a while, being in IT in Charleston.  Their name came up often and I have wanted to work in an environment that would challenge me, elevate my knowledge and experience, and be full of great people.  I have found that in eGroup. What makes you a serious competitor? Simply put, I…

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First Day, 4 Questions – Clinton, Business Development Representative

Meet Clinton Boyleston, eGroup’s new Business Development Representative! Why eGroup? “I had no idea who eGroup was until I was setting up my first interview with Mike and Catherine. From our initial conversation, I could tell that eGroup cared about their staff and company culture. It was apparent that this company does business the right way and does not take the easy way out. Every member of the team…

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How Workflow Automation Leads to Happier Employees

Workflow automation is an essential part of any business operations. Defined as a set of actions required to achieve a particular outcome or goal, workflow automation uses software that can automatically route tasks through the business process to help employees get projects done faster and more efficiently. Here are the various ways that workflow automation directly affects your employees and helps make their work life more satisfactory. 1. Reduce…

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The Best New Technology from CES 2016

This year’s annual Consumer Electronic Show was attended by more than 150,000 visitors and 3,800 exhibitors from all over the world. Each year, the event gets bigger and better – jam-packed with new technology and innovative gadgets. Held at the Las Vegas Convention Center, CES featured thousands of new technology products ranging from smart wearables and vehicles to futuristic toys and gaming consoles. Here are some of the top products…

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3 Ways Technology in the Classroom Inspires Learning

Technology has become a major part of our lives. We use various forms of technology when we’re working, socializing, and even during our free time. Teachers and students also utilize technology in the classroom in unique ways to inspire learning and participation. It’s no question that technology is paving the way for the future of education, and there are many ways technology in the classroom can bring about positive…

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