5 Roads That Merge Technology, Trucking, and alligatortek

Do you believe technology just doesn't fit in certain fields? Read on to see how we were able to help our clients in the Trucking industry. Then contact us to find out how we may help you, too!    

App Longevity: The Apps People Keep, Delete, and Forget About

Curb, go90, CCBW, HomeAway—what do these terms have in common? If you guessed “they’re apps on our phones, but we don’t know what they do or how they got there,” you’d be right. And according to our survey, we’re not alone: Plenty of people keep apps on their phones that they don’t use. We surveyed 2,000 people nationwide about their relationshi...

Women in Tech: History, Shocking Numbers, and Side By Side Comparisons

Recent events such as the infamous Google memo have brought to light the treatment and role of women in the technology industry. Although females make up just under half of the American workforce (47 percent, to be exact), they only represent a fraction of the workforce in technology. The infographic below sheds light on the statistics women in ...

Four Reasons Why I No Longer Lose Sleep at Night About "Being Innovative"

At alligatortek, innovation is at the forefront of our minds. Here are ideas—some strategic, some tactical—that alligatortek uses to keep teams engaged in the company and inspired in their work.

How to Improve Your Daily Huddle

A daily stand up meeting (sometimes called a daily scrum or morning roll call) is a meeting style many organizations use keep employees up to date on company activities. It’s not meant to discuss in depth project details – but to quickly update peers on information crucial for day-to-day coordination.

6 Lessons Learned from Google Glass: A Cautionary Tale of Innovation

In 2013, Google released a product that it hoped would spark a revolution on wearable technology. Google Glass, shown below, allowed users to access information handsfree through voice command. Why couldn’t this product live up to its hype?

Surprising Industries Being Automated

Manufacturing is widely known for its ever-changing processes (and, consequently, its workforce reduction), but blue-collar jobs are not the only ones being affected by this influx of technology. Industries that were once dependent on “human touch” are now being confronted with technology that can do the same work in a shorter time.

5 Reasons to Invest in a Mobile App

Mobile applications aren’t just for big name brands anymore. According to a 2016 study done by Nielsen, your audience is most likely already on a mobile device. To stay competitive, small and midsized businesses are creating their own platforms.

Common CRM hesitations and how to address them

When making the decision to adopt a new CRM system, implementation concerns may come up. Questions like if it you need it or if it's worth the cost come to mind. Will your employees feel comfortable with a change in technology? Will it ultimately create benefits for the company?

Top 6 things to consider when choosing a CRM vendor

The market for CRM (customer relationship management) software has grown tremendously in recent years. This has led to a huge variety of products to choose from - making it difficult to narrow down the right vendor for your company. How can you find the best CRM vendor to fit your specific needs? It will take strategic planning and research to n...

Tips to Manage a Positive CRM Transition

Your CRM is important to improve client relationships and staff communication. This system, used daily, strengthens employee performance and productivity. However, people tend to resist change in the beginning, so it is crucial to take a careful and collaborative approach to implementation. How can management ensure that users will have a positi...