Chicken wings and lawyers in Rochester and Buffalo, New York

What do chicken wings and lawyers have in common? If you can’t think of a good answer, then go to Rochester and Buffalo, New York. There are some great activities hatching there this month that you can’t miss. If you don’t believe us, read on:

1. 9th Annual Reshaping Rochester Awards Luncheon – November 14, 2019
It’s no secret that Rochester is the home of some of the best architects, builders, and designers in the country today.

From margarine to coffee: How to introduce new technologies to your business

In the 19th century, butter was so expensive that Emperor Napoleon III announced at the 1866 World’s Fair in Paris that he would sponsor anyone who could come up with a better alternative to the popular spread. Three years later, French chemist Hippolyte Mège-Mouriès invented oleomargarine (later known as margarine) after mixing beef fat with milk and salt.

Halloween tech tricks (and treats) for small businesses

In ancient times, the Celts believed that the dead returned to haunt the living on Halloween. To avoid these frightening encounters, they made huge bonfires to burn crops and animals as sacrifices, and wore animal heads and skins to ward off ghosts.

Today, this annual holiday is still associated with scares, but it’s all in good fun.

6 Reasons you need Office 365 for your business

Question: What’s one of the most popular software suites in the world that has 120 million monthly users worldwide? The answer: Microsoft Office 365 for Business.

This cloud-based suite is a hit with many businesses because it helps them become more productive and efficient.

4 Scary things that can happen to your business on Halloween

You’re working late in your Rochester office on All Hallows’ Eve. There’s a full moon outside and all your workers have left to celebrate with their families.

While going over important files, you discover that the computer overheats and makes strange clicking noises.

3 Reasons to take your business to the cloud

In the 1960s, something happened that would change our lives forever. The setting is the office of US Secretary of Defense Robert S. McNamara in the Pentagon. In an ordinary room, a civilian is quietly working there — planning what would become the next computer revolution.

How to celebrate Labor Day in Rochester and Buffalo, New York

We celebrate Labor Day to honor the American labor movement and its tireless workers. This public holiday signals the end of summer, and the three-day weekend is usually a time for picnics, parties, and parades. It’s also great for camping, fishing, and golfing.

Fall in love with these fall festivals in Rochester, Buffalo, and Hilton, New York

Summer is almost over and next month marks the beginning of fall. It’s that time of the year when the days are shorter and the temperature is colder. But the sight of falling leaves and dark days can be depressing for some people and cause what’s known in medical circles as “autumn anxiety.

Keeping up with technology

Technology is changing the world that we live in and it’s redefining the face of business. It’s been called the “Fourth Industrial Revolution” because the changes it brings greatly affect the way we work.

In previous eras, great changes were made by technology with the advent of railroads, electricity, and telephone networks.

5 Reasons your business should invest in technology

Technology is a big part of our lives and it’s changing how we live...communicating with people around the world, for example, is faster and easier than ever before. Similarly, technology has also improved the way we do business and how we interact with customers.

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