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February 12, 2016
Photo by Hakan Dahlstrom Dave Haviland's company Phimation works with small and medium-sized businesses (specifically, Stage 2 companies) to improve their executive leadership. Each year, they produce a Small Business Trends report that presents an overview of their findings in working with many small business owners.
February 12, 2016
 With the holiday season recently passed, many of you may have received a shiny new tablet computer (or maybe you had to gift it to yourself...). They can be very exciting to use and they have great portablility, but I have seen plenty of evidence to indicate that there can be a slight learning curve for these devices. I'll be addressing a number of things that can help you get better use of...
February 12, 2016
Why do Referral Sources matter to Home Care Agencies? The simple answer to the question is: Financial Success for my agency. Referral sources are a critical part of building and maintaining a healthy home care business because that's where new clients will come from. According to the annual Private Duty Benchmarking Study (jointly sponsored by Home Care Pulse and the Home Care Association of...
February 12, 2016
I just got back from exhibiting Rosemark at the 7th Private Duty Home Care Leadership Summit & Exposition in Las Vegas, NV. This is the first time that we've exhibited at this show and it was a very interesting one. There were about 250 people at the show: small by general trade show standards but respectable for a Private Duty show. I had many great conversations with Home Care agency owners...
February 12, 2016
 There are over 500,000 apps each in the Apple and Android app stores, but sometimes you just need your computer. Luckily there are ways your computer can be accessed and used from your tablet or smart phone! (by the way, you can always use the main functions of Rosemark on any device by logging into the web app. You can read about how here) Following these steps you can use your main computer on...
February 12, 2016
You may have been prompted recently to change your password and thought to yourself "I just changed it!". We all have a hard time remembering our passwords so we tend to use the same couple of passwords for everything we do. At Shoshana Technologies, we make a great effort to keep your data secure. We also want you to be secure for services that we don't provide. In this post we will explain what...
February 12, 2016
These days we are used to quick Internet and fast computers. While there have been leaps in computer speed over the past decade, operating systems have become more and more bloated. This has led to slow boot/startup times and frustrated users.  The latest trend to speed up a computer has been to install what is called a Solid State Drive or SSD. This drive replaces or accompanies your Hard Disk...
February 12, 2016
 Any good home care scheduling software should have lots of canned reports that make it easy to get the most common information out quickly. But it should also allow you to get hold of the data itself for more in-depth, ad hoc reporting. This is something that we often work on with our Rosemark customers, so I thought I'd offer some thoughts on how to make use of the data once you get it out. If...
February 12, 2016
Many programs will run on Mac computers, however, sometimes you will run into a program that you need that will not run on your Mac. Our home care scheduling software, Rosemark, is one such program. In this article, we will show you how to install a program called VirtualBox and setup a genuine Windows "virtual machine" on your Mac! To setup Windows on your Mac you will need two items: VirtualBox...
February 12, 2016
How to prevent Viruses with User Account Security When we work with our home care software customers we are often asked about virus prevention. Because of these questions we decided to publish this blog article about the security of user accounts. Have you had a virus recently?  How did it get installed? How did it slip by your awesome anti-virus security that, until now, has worked flawlessly?  ...

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