Post Office.DHL/FedEx/UPS.Telephone Network.Banks.The Internet.
Remember when “cell phones” looked like this?As mobile phones continue to become more popular and advanced… they become less expensive.10c used to be a great rate for long distance!
And gives you more!
Pay per use.Telephone Minutes.Postage/Stamps.No concern of maintenance/upgrades.No need to know how it works.Just use it!
Changes of habit.Example: persistent use of faxing.Example: mobile phones required giving up one number w/ extensions in your home, but gave back more by providing greater mobility.
Conspiracy Theorists Beware
Reframing.Example: Tax DayMailing check to IRS for taxes w/ SSN on check.Drop it into a box… how do you know no one reads it?Story: Dad’s home mortgage during The Great Depression.Example: Bank. Teller sees your banking info every visit to a branch.
Security is more perception than reality.Is money more safe in bank, or under mattress?
Manual – set/unset alarm, Wash dishes, Driving.Document – Draft a document.Automate – Temperature Control. Wash dishes.Delegate – Pay Roll, Taxes.
The benefits of the cloud for small businesses
Jimi Who?• Publications – Mikusi, James. (2010) “Encyclopedia of Cross-Cultural School Psychology.” Springer. – Mikusi, James. (2005). Open Source Anti-Virus for the Whole Network: ClamAV. Sys Admin Journal 14(1):6-9. – Mikusi, James. (2005). Spam Graphing and Logging for SpamAssassin Rule Optimization. Sys Admin Journal 14(6), Spam addendum:6.• Presentations – “Linux and Laptops: Where To Begin and What To Expect”, 2006, Trenton Computer Festival – “Asterisk: The PBX for Home and the Office”, 2006, Trenton Computer Festival – “Virtualization: VMware and Hyper-V”, 2009, TCF IT Professional Conference – “How To Build Your Own Car Computer”, 2009, Trenton Computer Festival – “Rapid Windows 7 Deployments with the Microsoft Deployment Toolkit 2010 (MDT 2010)”, 2010, TCF IT Professional Conference – “Hacking Your HTC Phone with Windows Mobile and Android”, 2010, Trenton Computer Festival – “Small Business Cloud Collaboration and Productivity with Microsoft Office 365”, 2012, BNI 41 – “Take Control of Your Mobile Device: Imaging, Custom ROMs, and App Level Backups”, 2012, MobileDevNJ 2