Monthly Archives: March 2011

Going Beyond IT Support

Sometimes IT support professionals forget to look beyond the fire.  Customers call us onsite to resolve an issue and expect the issue to be resolved quickly and efficiently.  Most of us are successful if that’s the mission. Unfortunately, that shouldn’t … Continue reading

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Moving the Business to College Hill

I’m pulling up the tent stakes on my IT consulting company, Proper Technology Solutions and moving to a new office in the College Hill neighborhood of Wichita. Office Park Plaza is located at 4601 E. Douglas in Wichita in the heart … Continue reading

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Software and Information Technology Association of Kansas Roundtable

The Software and Information Technology Association of Kansas (SITAKS) will be hosting its first Workforce Development Roundtable discussion from 3:00 to 5:00 PM April 28th at the Lawrence Regional Technology Center.  I’ve been asked to attend as a representative of … Continue reading

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Staff Meetings Help Reinforce Drive

A simple staff meeting on a regular basis can help reset and refocus employees on their mission.  I attended a staff meeting at the college and found that going in, I was only prepared to sit through a tedious lecture … Continue reading

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IT Solutions in Wichita KS – Spring Cleaning

So Spring Break is here.  My kids are off school and everyone is taking it easy.  I’m not taking it easy, though.  As usual, I’m working with small business in Wichita, providing Information Technology support and services.  Over the past … Continue reading

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Information Technology in Wichita – Small Market

Every time I think that Wichita is a large market, with over 450,000 people in the metro area, something comes up that makes me realize it’s a small world.  As an Information Technology consultant, I meet other computer repair professionals … Continue reading

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Wichita IT Support for Small Business

So I’ve been working on building the new business with some successes and failures along the way.  The successes are that we have a few network support customers in Wichita under our belts.  We’re providing solid services and the customers … Continue reading

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Information Technology: Education Ongoing

There are some fields where education is continuous.  Information Technology is no different.  The knowledge you gain as a computer tech requires constant renewal, learning new operating systems, applications and the interaction between the two.  Over the past few years, we’ve … Continue reading

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Computer Tech Turns Plumber

So the computer tech branched out this weekend, replacing a broken faucet in the bathroom.  Far from advanced networking, plumbing sometimes appears to be advanced as well. The story starts with my 8-year-old coming to me, upset because he can’t … Continue reading

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Building a Business: IT Support in Wichita KS

So we are building a company providing IT support in Wichita KS.  There are quite a few of them in town.  So what sets Proper Technology Solutions, LLC apart from the crowd? Customer Service –  Proper is committed to customer service.  We … Continue reading

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