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What Is a Hybrid Cloud?

Finding the right cloud solution for your business can be daunting – especially as more and more diverse options become available. To make sure you’re selecting the best possible solution for your users’ needs, let’s take a closer look at one of the most popular cloud computing choices on the market: hybrid cloud. Read on to learn more about what hybrid cloud computing, well, is, and how your IT infrastructure could stand to benefit from adopting a hybrid solution today. Essentially, a hybrid

Popular Web Design Trends of 2019

Web design has dramatically changed over the past 20 years. It used to be impressive if a company had a website and now it’s become a must-have resource. The design and functionality of your website may be the first experience a customer has with your brand. You want to make sure that what you have online is a fresh and clear representation of what your company is all about. The trends in web design today are not just cosmetic, but they dive into the user experience as well. Does This Website M

How to Create a Healthy Company Culture

Over the years, company culture has gotten more attention. The fact is work shouldn’t be miserable. More and more companies are reevaluating their internal practices to compete with the new wave of the modern workplace. Simply put, happy employees = productivity. Good company culture all starts with recruitment! Your interview process is what evaluates if the person is the right fit for the job, the team, and company. It’s important to investigate all those areas when you are bringing on a new

Pivot Point Academy

Whether it is makeup, hair, or clothing -- there are always going to be new trends. This latest trend in hair color is really taking over. Move over highlights and lowlights! There is a new boss in town, and its name is balayage. This is one trend that hasn’t gone out of style within the last few years. In fact, it keeps evolving in new ways with various hair lengths and color palette options. It can only get better from here, right? The word “balayage” is actually a French term meaning to swee

New and Innovative Ways to Recycle Boxes

Most people remember being children and playing with cardboard boxes. A large box simply could be turned on its side and automatically transformed into a fort or a princess castle. As adults, though, these same people who let their imaginations run wild as a kid now only define “recycling” as separating out a container of used products to be picked up by a truck. PPOIC offers a large variety of box options for our customers. Whether moving to a new home or storing items in your warehouse, we ha

Spring Cleaning Checklist for Your AC Unit

When the weather starts to warm up and the snow is melting, it’s time to jump into spring cleaning. Dusting, organizing, washing the couch covers, cleaning the floors, and cleaning out the garage are normally some the first items on the list. While you are outside washing your windows, you may realize you never thought about other warm weather preparations on the outside of your house. Ah yes, that good old AC cover is still wrapped around your unit waiting for you. Before summer starts rolling

10 Tips for Moving Your Office

There has been a time in most of our lives when we have moved homes or apartments, but how does the process go when you are moving an entire office? Naturally, you have a lot more people in the equation, and your current environment still needs to be workable until the big day. It’s easy to get stressed out about conflicting schedules, packing, and transporting that bulky office printer, but have no fear!  We are here to help put those anxieties at ease. When you are moving your employees to a

Seven Tips to Keep Your Drains Clog-Free

At some point in time, most of us have had to deal with a clogged drain. Faulty plumbing lines could be the underlying issue, but in most cases, it is what is being put down the drains that is the problem. Once something goes down the drain, it is out of sight and out of mind, but several everyday items can wreak havoc on your plumbing. Clogs may lead to major pipe blockages, which can cost you some unpleasant clean-up and a call to your plumber. The best way to prevent your pipes from clogging