5 Tips to Choosing the Partner that is Right for You
by Jacob Nolley, Marketing Manager/Accent Consulting Services, LLC
Take a second to think about your ideal partner…
I am sure that your outsourced IT partner was the first person to come to mind. Never the less, picking the right one is essential to the long term health and happiness of your company. Though, just like dating, it can be hard to know who to choose. Here are 5 simple tips that can help you make the right choice:
1) Make sure you understand what you are looking for before you go searching.
It can be hard to know what to look for in a partner if you aren’t sure what you need as an individual. Also, how would you know that you have found the right partner once you have hired someone?
We know that it IT is hard and knowing everything you need to know to make an informed decision can feel impossible. That is where Accent Consulting can help. For the rest of the month, Accent is giving away FREE, no obligation Network Health Checks. This is a great opportunity to have a licensed professional come and assess the health of your computer networks so that you can make the right decision when it comes to picking your future partner (or dumping your current one). Here is the link to the assessment: https://pg.accentconsulting.com/free-network-health-check
2) A good partner should lift you up, not tear you down.
This was always my mom’s favorite piece of advice when it came to relationships, and you know what? She was right…and not only when it came to dating.
When it comes to choosing your outsourced IT partners, it is critical that you choose one that will lift you up. After all, you are paying them with your business’s hard earned revenue and valuable time so that they can give you value in return. If you can’t rely on your IT partner to be there for you when you need them to be, it is time to rethink the relationship. While you are waiting for you FREE Network Health Check, check out Accent Consulting’s Computer Guy checklist. If your current professional doesn’t meet all of the criteria on the list, you are probably paying to much for subpar service.
3) It’s 21st Century…Give online dating a chance.
When you are putting your heart (and wallet) on the line for a new relationship, it can be hard to trust anything but a face to face conversation. And if this were ten years ago, I would agree…but we are in the future now!
It is hard to find that company that fits your needs perfectly, especially if you aren’t willing to shop beyond your own neighborhood. The amazing thing about the internet is that it has allowed us to expand our horizons beyond our own town! With Accent Consulting’s proven track, we are able to service any medium – large size business within a 75 mile radius of Lafayette, IN and Ft. Wayne, IN. Branch out and you could be presently surprised.
4) Know that you can’t fix anyone.
Just like in any relationship, you can’t fix people. If you are unsatisfied with your current IT guy, it may be time to start shopping around. Why waste your time and your money trying to get someone to give you the value you deserve?
With Accent Consulting’s FREE Network Health Check, we will get to know exactly what you need to be happy in your new relationship. After the check, we can work with you to develop the perfect proposal to solve your IT troubles. From the beginning, you will never have to wonder what you are getting out of the relationship. Get your free check now: https://pg.accentconsulting.com/free-network-health-check
5) Start doing things that make you HAPPY.
Lastly, and most importantly, it is hard to have a good relationship when you are stuck doing the things that you hate. If you do your IT in house or work with an IT company that take care of all of your needs, it is time to consider calling to Accent Consulting.
Here at Accent we can develop an IT outsourcing plans that will give you more time to do the things that make you happy. Sign with us and you won’t have to worry about whether or not your Information Technology is being well managed and secured properly. So, what do you say? If you are ready to kicked this relationship up a notch, click the following link and get your FREE network health check today: https://pg.accentconsulting.com/free-network-health-check