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October
22
  I’d like to say a huge ‘thank you’ to all of our customers and sponsors!   We have all had a wonderful few days here in warm San Antonio for Connect 14. I’ve organized many conferences for Spok, and the qualit…
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October
21
Category: Emergency Response
We are glad to be back again this year as we always enjoy Connect! There are great people to meet and interesting things to learn—and it’s a lot of fun. During yesterday’s opening ceremonies we heard about Spok’s plans for the fut…
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October
20
Connect 14 is in full swing here in picturesque San Antonio! This morning CEO Vince Kelly and I kicked things off in our opening session covering highlights from the past year along with a look at our exciting future. We were also joined by other members …
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October
19
  I arrived in San Antonio yesterday morning, greeted by a balmy 75˚F degrees (it was hovering around freezing when I left home). Traveling south for warmer weather is a treat, but the real excitement for me this week is getting to talk with c…
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October
14
Category: Paging
One of the great things about living in Minnesota is getting to spend time on a lake. I recently had a friend and his family over to enjoy an afternoon on our boat. We cast off from the dock and were out on the water with our kids and wives, and we starte…
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October
07
Category: Contact Center
In two weeks, I’ll be in San Antonio at my second Connect conference. This year I’m looking forward to offering Spok customers a preview of our next-generation contact center solutions. People today have more choices than ever regarding whe…
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September
30
Category: Mobile Workflows
  The intense pressures of improving efficiency, driving down costs, improving patient outcomes and generally doing more with less means healthcare organizations today face perhaps their toughest challenges. But I think the concept of ‘d…
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September
23
Category: Mobile Workflows
This week I’m headed to the HETT conference in London (Healthcare Efficiency Through Technology). I’ve attended in years past and enjoyed great seminars, presentations, and conversations. This year, I expect most of the conversation to rev…
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September
16
Category: Mobile Workflows
  We live in a mobile world.  Much to my wife’s dismay, I’m always on my device. So are most of the staff at my customer sites—nurses, doctors, transport teams, etc. Mobile devices have become one of our most valuable to…
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September
09
This will be my third year attending Spok’s Connect conference. I keep returning because of the people I get to meet and the things I learn. Networking with other people who use the same solutions is really valuable for me, especially when we…
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