Articles by author: James Kent

STOT ME- 6th Annual Shutdowns & Turnarounds Conference 2024

Shutdowns & turnarounds

WSI is honored to announce its sponsorship as a silver sponsor of the upcoming 6th STOT ME – Shutdowns, Turnarounds, and Outages Technical Conference and Exhibition, scheduled to take place from May 28th to 30th, 2024, in Al-Khobar, the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. This conference serves as a pivotal platform for industry professionals to […]

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Booth Interviews: Tech Expo 2023
Vistacom Tech Expo 2023: Spotlighting Legrand AV with Insights from Bob Hivner

The Vistacom Tech Expo 2023, celebrating its 15th anniversary, serves as a convergence point for key players in the Audio-Visual (AV) realm to spotlight their latest innovations. Amid a series of booth interviews, the expo facilitates a deep dive into the evolving AV technological landscape. In one of the engaging booth dialogues, Bob Hivner, […]

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Building Management
From HVAC Beginnings to Strategic Leadership: Corey Brown’s Journey in Service Logic

In the latest episode of Straight Outta Crumpton, hosts Greg Crumpton and Gabby Bar sit down with Corey Brown, the VP of Business Development at Service Logic. Their candid conversation delves into Corey’s journey in the HVAC industry, from his early days at Piedmont Service Group to his current role catering to strategic accounts. […]

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Education & EdTech
The Defensive Line & Student Suicide Prevention

Student suicide prevention is a paramount concern among mental health providers. For one organization, student suicide prevention is more than a concern: it’s their mission. The alarming rise in mental health crises among youth has become a pressing concern in recent times. With the complexities of modern life and the challenges of the digital […]

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Dash Talk - Relatient
Driving New Patient Acquisition: SocialClimb and Relatient

Join Dash Talk host Gabrielle Bejarano as she discusses the importance of driving new patient acquisition and patient retention in the digital age of healthcare with Jonathan Reese, VP of Marketing at SocialClimb. Reese shares his perspective on how consumerism impacts patient access and the many ways personalized and targeted marketing strategies and the […]

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Business Services
Skilled Careers Are Always Needed, No Matter the Economy

One area of the economy that always seems recession-proof is skilled careers. The demand for hands-on, skilled professions remains unwavering in an ever-changing economic landscape. From bustling cities to serene countryside, careers like HVAC technicians, electricians, and dental hygienists serve as the backbone of our society, resilient against economic downturns. SkillPointe connects individuals to […]

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Community Generated Content - Icom
Icom Dials up the Fun at the 2023 Woodbury Car Show

The Woodbury Car Show recently showcased an array of stunning vehicles, captivating the Woodbury, New Jersey community’s attention. Phil Hagerty from the Woodbury Car Show Committee expressed his heartfelt gratitude to Birch’s Communications for providing Icom radios, which played a pivotal role in ensuring the event ran without a hitch. Thanks to such support, […]

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Listen Carefully, Respond Creatively
April 12, 2024

In this captivating episode of the Fans First series, Jesse Cole, the mastermind behind the Savannah Bananas, delves into the transformative business philosophy of “listen carefully, respond creatively.” This approach has not only skyrocketed the Savannah Bananas to fame but also serves as a universal blueprint for revolutionizing customer service and engagement across all sectors. […]

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Stacey Childress, Senior Advisor at McKinsey and Company, discusses higher ed
Bold Measures are Needed to Improve Investment in Higher Education
April 12, 2024

The stakes for higher education have never been higher as the educational landscape sees rapid evolution. As universities and colleges grapple with the dual challenges of technological disruption and increasing demands for accessible, quality education, the question of how best to implement investment in higher education becomes a priority. This debate has been ignited […]

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wake up healthy
Hey, it’s 9 am… Wake up Healthy with 9amHealth!
April 12, 2024

Healthcare Rethink host Brian Urban explores ways to wake up healthy and stay healthy with his guest, Dr. Avantika Waring, MD, the Chief Medical Officer, at 9amHealth. This episode delves into the transformative approach to healthcare delivery championed by 9amHealth. Dr. Waring’s journey from a humanities student with a love for French to a […]

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public safety and security
Strengthen Public Safety and Security: Modernize Radio Communication for Better Field Response
April 11, 2024

The importance of radio communication within public safety and security operations remains unbeaten in an era dominated by digital transformation. This medium, essential for over a century, continues to be the lifeline for responders on the front lines. From ensuring the safety of field agents to facilitating real-time critical information flow and enhancing situational […]

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Other Articles
The Evolution of HVAC: A Tactical Approach
September 8, 2023

Has the evolution of HVAC reached its zenith or is the industry on the brink of a groundbreaking revolution? In recent years, the HVAC industry has seen a transformative shift in technology and its community dynamics. With the rise of social media platforms, especially Instagram, HVAC professionals are finding new ways to connect, share […]

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Icom at Seafair Weekend Festival 2023
September 7, 2023

Tim Thometz, Territory Channel Manager for Icom America, expressed gratitude for the successful collaboration at the Seattle Seafair Weekend Festival 2023 with notable entities, including NORAD and the Federal Aviation Administration. Icom was pivotal in ensuring safety and communication, providing the core technology for the Reycomm Airbus air traffic control console. For more details, […]

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Icom America Shines at APCO 2023 with New Offerings and a Revamped Booth
September 7, 2023

At the recent APCO 2023 event in Nashville, representatives from Icom America, including David Havican and Ed Cortes, showcased their newly redesigned booth and innovative P25 equipment. The event saw enthusiastic participation, with Jesse Skipton, who has been with the company for 16 years, playing a pivotal role in the booth’s reconstruction. Andy Hrycko, […]

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Ethical Debt Collection: A Conversation with Al Oberdick of IC System
September 1, 2023

In the latest episode of Closing the Books by IC System, host Gabrielle Bejarano chats with Al Oberdick, a seasoned district sales manager with IC System. With a background in social work, Al joined IC System to champion ethical sales, finding the company’s core values in sync with his. Bejarano and Oberdick discuss the […]

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Surveillance Camera Housings
September 1, 2023

In response to a 19% increase in robberies and theft in cities, as reported by the Council on Criminal Justice, Parabit introduced its state-of-the-art surveillance camera housings. These housings, compatible with all modular cameras, optimize HD camera positioning, ensuring effective facial image capture to aid law enforcement investigations. From BR glass housings for bullet-resistant […]

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Parabit – A Weekly Bit – Episode 39
September 1, 2023

It’s assembly time on episode #39 of A Weekly Bit. The Parabit team assembles counter mount camera housings. Also, check out the cool process of fabricating Astoria Outdoor Stanchions for SICE! Email sales@parabit.com for more information.

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Parabit – A Weekly Bit – Episode 38
August 30, 2023

Parabit takes viewers onto the factory floor to see product creation in action. In A Weekly Bit – episode 38, three products get their moment in the spotlight. Product creation demonstrations include: BEN ACS – 1EULL Controller boxes Fabricated curved counter mount camera housings Fabricated seatback charging stations for LAS through Conti Corp

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Parabit’s A Weekly Bit – Episode 37
August 30, 2023

Welcome to another episode of Parabit’s A Weekly Bit. Episode 37 covers a lot of ground, including the following: Cut camera housing wedges Powder coated Idemia Morphowave housings for Franklin Sports Welded SOHO edge stanchions for Den Airport Cut base plates of Astoria outdoor stanchions for Sice Welded base plates of Astoria outdoor stanchions […]

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Principles of Leadership: Essential Leadership Principles with Dr. Kamela Patton
August 29, 2023

How do education leaders create systems to achieve predictable success? What are the essential leadership principles that the best educational leaders know to make a difference in learning every day? And most important: what lessons can people use to live life with passion and purpose to make a difference in the world and the […]

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