Derek Woolf, Chief Operating Officer of Accent Computer Solutions, Inc., brings a unique perspective to the technology picture. He began working for Accent in 1999 while earning his B.S. degree in Accounting from the University of La Verne. With his financial background, he is able to look at technology from a dollars and cents perspective, and help businesses plan and budget for the future. He also oversees Accent’s day-to-day operations and continually motivates his team to be better than good – we have to be remarkable!
As a business leader, it’s essential to know if the money you’re investing in your IT is propelling you forward or holding you back. No matter the size of your business or the industry, you should see a return on investment if IT is managed correctly. So how do you know if what you’re spending on IT benefits your business or is just a waste of time, money, and resources? Looking for common red flags is a good starting point for analyzing the value you receive from IT.Read More
If you had a bad experience with your last IT project, it’s understandable if you’re reluctant to give the go-ahead on the next initiative that needs your approval. Unfortunately, with the pace that technology changes, you can’t just get your IT systems to a certain point, say “done.” Technology is always evolving. Further IT projects are inevitable.Read More
Let's face it; most executives don't consider reviewing or creating budgets a favorite pastime. In fact, unless a budget comes by way of regulation, many businesses will tackle expenditures and investments reactively. We see this same pattern A LOT, but more so when it comes to Technology.Read More