30 10, 2013

Employees are the best ambassadors… but be careful

2013-10-30T15:24:23+00:00October 30th, 2013|Uncategorized|

Okay - maybe not this guy Who you gonna trust? The folks in charge or the folks who actually run a company, as in the employees? That's a question the Edelman Trust Barometer answered when they issued a trust and credibility survey collecting data from more than 30,000 people. The results showed that the basic everyday

25 10, 2013

Breast Cancer Awareness Month: Run for the Cure raised how much?

2013-10-25T10:48:48+00:00October 25th, 2013|Uncategorized|

On October 6, over 130,000 participants took part in 66 2013 Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation CIBC Run for the Cure sites across Canada to help create a future without breast cancer. This year 248,473 donors contributed over $ 27 million, which goes toward continued funding of groundbreaking research, education, awareness and advocacy initiatives. That's not a

23 10, 2013

What is a PBX?

2013-10-23T05:01:23+00:00October 23rd, 2013|NEWT Managed PBX|

PBX is an abbreviation of the term Private Branch Exchange. A private branch exchange or PBX is a network or private phone system which can be used by members of an organization to communicate in-house. PBX users also share a number of outside lines which allow them to make calls outside the company. Companies use

22 10, 2013

Are you into numbers? Have we got a job for you!

2013-10-22T11:33:26+00:00October 22nd, 2013|Fibernetics|

See that building? That's our head office. See that rainbow? That means there's a pot of gold in there for you, if you are a financial analyst that is. (Okay, not a real pot of gold. But you get the idea.) What we are looking for is someone who is great with numbers, who can analyse the

19 10, 2013

Fibernetics Network Service Update

2013-10-19T10:05:04+00:00October 19th, 2013|Uncategorized|

As you may know, Fibernetics has suffered a significant outage for many of the services we provide. At approximately 12:30 pm (EDT) on Friday, October 18, we saw a disruption to a number of our services.  We traced the root cause to a very significant fibre cut at Bell Canada's data centre, at Adelaide Street in Toronto.

15 10, 2013

Communication Is At The Heart Of A Successful Business

2013-10-15T02:46:39+00:00October 15th, 2013|Canadian Business Tips|

Communication is the heart of every success business.  That statement has gone from being just a “general rule of thumb” to a really powerful business model.  Why?  Because technology has evolved our communication process and tools.  Your business isn’t just about your phone system anymore.  In today’s business world, you have to be accessible and

11 10, 2013

51,570 sausages and 25,000 pretzels means it's Octoberfest

2013-10-11T15:45:28+00:00October 11th, 2013|Uncategorized|

Kitchener-Waterloo Oktoberfest is the biggest Bavarian culture festival outside of Germany and its celebrating its 45th anniversary this year, but just how big is K-W Oktoberfest? The CBC put together a breakdown by the numbers - and we added in one of our own: 1. Length of festival: 9 days 2. Visitors: over 700,000 3. Estimated economic activity generated by