About Daniel Gold

Daniel Gold is a lawyer, consultant, and technologist. He is also a nationally recognized author, public speaker, and podcaster. Daniel’s mission is to make a difference in the lives of professionals at both work and in life. He is also regarded as an expert in both eDiscovery and IT managed services. Follow him on Twitter at @DanielGoldEsq.

Microsoft Teams: 3 reasons it will boost your team’s productivity TODAY!

Typically, a product is merely defined by the code it stands on. For instance, Word allows you to type your work product (like I’m doing now), Excel helps you compute, PowerPoint provides you with a platform to tell a story (hopefully without bullet points), and Outlook is our source for an overly-flooded electronic mailbox (for [...]

By | 2017-11-30T22:44:36+00:00 August 8th, 2017|Managed Services, Uncategorized|3 Comments

ILTACON 2017: Top 10 reasons to visit FlexManage at Booth 807

I'm Daniel Gold, the VP of managed services at FlexManage, and I'm here to tell you my Top 10 reasons to stop by and visit FlexManage at Booth #807 when you're at ILTACON from August 13 to 17. (1) Get in on our "secret sauce" - How can we offer affordable, flexible IT services? [...]

By | 2017-11-30T22:44:36+00:00 August 2nd, 2017|Events, Legal|2 Comments

Microsoft Inspire 2017 – The “why” statement that we’ve known all along

Last week, the FlexManage team had the privilege of attending Microsoft Inspire 2017, an annual conference held by Microsoft Corporation for its partner community. Listening to Satya Nadella's keynote address opening the conference on Monday, July 10, I couldn't help but be inspired by what the company's mission statement is: "Empower every person and organization [...]

By | 2017-11-30T22:44:38+00:00 July 18th, 2017|Managed Services, Microsoft, Microsoft Partner, News|2 Comments

How being happy is contagious (and why you’ll live longer)

I’ve been spending a lot of time thinking about the attitudes people bring to work every day and how a positive or negative attitude affects how others perform their jobs — including how they serve their clients. The interesting thing is that the attitude you bring to work directly impacts every aspect of what you [...]

By | 2017-11-30T22:44:40+00:00 May 24th, 2017|Managed Services|3 Comments

WannaCry Ransomware – what you need to know & how to protect your organization

As you undoubtedly read online or saw in the news, a brand new “ransomware” virus called WannaCry impacted over 150 countries, 250,000 computers across multiple verticals including healthcare and banking. In March, I wrote about the seriousness of security threats, malware, and ransomware on our FlexManage blog, and what we can do about it to protect [...]

How to eliminate the bottlenecks in every IT environment

Before coming over to run managed services for an IT services provider, I was a director for managed services with an eDiscovery (“electronic discovery”) services provider. Interestingly enough, there are a lot of similarities between the two. In eDiscovery, there were always bottlenecks between retrieving data for litigation, the processing of that data, storing it, [...]

Malware attacks on the rise – is your law firm protected?

Malware is no joking matter. It may be coming for you and your law firm when you least expect it. How could malware possibly affect my law firm? Imagine this scenario for a moment. An email comes in with the subject line Reply Brief due. The sender isn’t on the counsel list, but your reply [...]

By | 2017-11-30T22:44:43+00:00 March 24th, 2017|Managed Services, Security|2 Comments