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Fast Private 2021: Ursus staffs digital businesses

To what do you attribute your growth over the last three years? Operational excellence and quality of service. What was the Covid pandemic’s effect on your business?  We have been a remote/virtual company for over five years. When our competitors were scrambling to adjust to a work-from-home model, we continued

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Management’s Obligation to The Millennial Workforce

year, the Millennial generation represents the largest percentage of the workforce. With each new generation, those of us who came before them are quick to define, judge, and even dismiss those who follow them into the workplace. As a twenty-something entering the workforce in the early nineties, I certainly remember

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Your baby is not as cute as you think it is!

Wait, what?  You just closed your Series A round for $13M (the average dollar amount raised in a 2019 Series A round)? That’s fantastic! Congratulations!  And with all due respect, such a fundraising achievement is well worth celebrating, because it IS a big deal.  So, after the press release hits

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Fast Private 2021: Ursus staffs digital businesses

To what do you attribute your growth over the last three years? Operational excellence and quality of service. What was the Covid pandemic’s effect on your business?  We have been a remote/virtual company for over five years. When our competitors were scrambling to adjust to a work-from-home model, we continued onward as standard operating procedure, and our business doubled.  As our competitors look to push their employees back to the

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Software Defined Infrastructure Adoption- It’s All All About the People

(San Francisco) – Compliments of our partners at Silver-Peak, I attended the first West Coast edition of the Open Networking User Group (ONUG), held at Intuit HQ in Mountain View. Well done @nicklippis and his team for putting together yet another quality event. After two days of panel discussions, case study showcases, and speaking to various vendors and clients on the show floor, I continued to hear the same lament

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Management’s Obligation to The Millennial Workforce

year, the Millennial generation represents the largest percentage of the workforce. With each new generation, those of us who came before them are quick to define, judge, and even dismiss those who follow them into the workplace. As a twenty-something entering the workforce in the early nineties, I certainly remember reading about and hearing many of the condescending remarks hurled at me by my Generation X brethren.  I took a

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Hiring Tech Talent. Buying a Home in The Bay Area. Pretty Much The Same Thing.

It was one of the, if not most, iconic lines in the 80’s movie classic, ‘Top Gun’.  It happened while Tom Cruise, as Maverick, and his co-pilot “Goose” were prepping for flight. “I feel the need, the need for speed” applies not only to flying multi-million jet fighters, but to many other disciplines. Two that immediately come to mind: 1) bidding on a house and 2) trying to hire a

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Bracing for impact: Do hiring managers have a plan for the coming market correction?

Is it here already?  Coming next quarter? Next year?  I’m talking about the inevitable and –so say the economic pundits and talking heads–impending recession, market correction, or economic slowdown (pick your favorite moniker). The laws of economics and the historical business cycles, plus market indicators, say some sort of downturn is coming.   First, a caveat:  if you believe impending economic doom is a relic of the distant past, please reveal

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Your baby is not as cute as you think it is!

Wait, what?  You just closed your Series A round for $13M (the average dollar amount raised in a 2019 Series A round)? That’s fantastic! Congratulations!  And with all due respect, such a fundraising achievement is well worth celebrating, because it IS a big deal.  So, after the press release hits the newswires and social media, enjoy the moment and take your company out for dinner and drinks.  BUT, later that

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