The Last 5%: Wisdom From Our Members (and Some Others, Too)

The Last 5%: Wisdom From Our Members (and Some Others, Too)
“The toughest part of a job? Sometimes it’s the last 5%.” – Anon.“To me, the most important technology is probably not one thing or one brand, it is the integrator’s ability to provide a seamless, easy-to-use system for their clients.” — Stuart Robertson (Sound Living) on the blog at CEDIA.net“Old technologies aren’t completely dead. Did you know...
“The toughest part of a job? Sometimes it’s the last 5%.” – Anon.

“To me, the most important technology is probably not one thing or one brand, it is the integrator’s ability to provide a seamless, easy-to-use system for their clients.” — Stuart Robertson (Sound Living) on the blog at CEDIA.net

“Old technologies aren’t completely dead. Did you know the global market for candle wax was 8.5 billion dollars last year?” — Sam Woodward (Lutron) on the CEDIA Tech Council Podcast (No. 1806d, Episode 45)

“Throughout the entirety of the process, strategic decisions always have the members at the center.” — Dr. Rebecca Homkes, teaching fellow at the London School of Economics, on CEDIA’s new strategic plan

“I get to learn. And I get to share. And when I'm teaching other people, I'm learning. I'm the type of instructor that I ask questions. I like sharing the mistakes that I've made — ultimately, I can help other people not make those very same errors.” — Larry Heuvelman (The Owner Consultant) on volunteering as a CEDIA instructor

"You can build whatever user interface you want on top of this." — John Fitch, Animal Ventures, speaking about the opportunities presented by blockchain technology on the CEDIA Tech Council Podcast (No. 1809, Episode 48)

“It certainly is a credential that ensures that you have the right abilities, that you've learned the right technologies and skill sets to be able to deploy properly and get the work done right. So as an employer, I would want to make sure that I've got certified people working for me. And as far as a homeowner? Yeah, that'd be really comforting to know.” — Mitchell Klein (Z-Wave Alliance) on CEDIA Certification

"Just because you can, doesn't mean you should." — Geoff Meads (Presto AV) on the CEDIA Tech Council Podcast (No. 1802d, Episode 38)

Source: www.cedia.net