The Force Field Podcast
By Savoia Media
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A podcast for and about IT Service Providers including computer businesses, field service technicians, solution providers, VARs, independent contractors, resellers and other IT professionals.
||TFF-71 – How To Limit Liability In Your IT Business||We continue our discussion with an IT professional who will tell us about the risks in operating an IT business and how to minimize them. He will tell us what a tech business can be potentially liable for and offer some tools and tips to help protect o...||2/8/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||TFF-70 – Customers Who Scam||Today we'll talk with an IT professional who will tell us about some of the ways techs can be scammed by their own customers. He will tell us what to watch out for and discuss ways to protect yourself and your business from getting ripped off.||1/25/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||TFF-69 – How To Quit Your Job and Start a Computer Business Part 2||Today we'll continue our discussion with an IT consultant who recently wrote a book that takes a different approach to starting a computer business that most other books of its kind don't consider. We'll also tell you where you can get this book and ho...||6/13/2014||Free||View In iTunes|
||TFF-68 – How To Quit Your Job and Start a Computer Business Part 1||Today we'll talk with an IT consultant who recently wrote a book that takes a different approach to starting a computer business that most other books of its kind don't consider. We'll also tell you where you can get this book and read some of your com...||5/23/2014||Free||View In iTunes|
||TFF-67 – Are You a Contractor or a Customer?||Today we'll ask a very important question to the techs who work on web-based IT service platforms. Are you a contractor, a vendor, a commodity or customer? We'll define each of these business terms and find out which one best fits the techs who work on...||2/17/2014||Free||View In iTunes|
||TFF-66 – Working For The Service Platforms||We talk with an IT service provider who built a successful business working through web based service platforms and find out how he makes it profitable. We'll also read some of your comments and e-mails from inside The Force Field.||9/16/2013||Free||View In iTunes|
||TFF-65 – Should You Start a Computer Business||We celebrate the seventh anniversary of The Force Field Podcast by asking a very important question that is often never considered by techs who want to start their own computer business. We also evaluate the results of a recent poll about Windows 8 and...||6/26/2013||Free||View In iTunes|
||Episode 64 – Inside The Force Field||We go inside The Force Field and discover some of the resources available for entrepreneurial technicians. We'll also learn about some changes coming soon to the show and the site to help you make the most of these resources.||4/8/2013||Free||View In iTunes|
||Episode 63 – The NCSP Report Panel Discussion||We talk with three IT service providers and ask them if they think the data in the National Contractor and Service Platform Survey Report is a fair assessment of the state of the IT service industry. TechPodcasts Promo Tag :10 Intro 1:18||1/27/2013||Free||View In iTunes|
||Episode 62 – The National Contractor and Service Platform Report||We will find out what IT field service technicians really think of national contractors and web-based service platforms and how they rate specific companies from best to worst. TechPodcasts Promo Tag :10 Intro 1:19 Billboard :52||11/22/2012||Free||View In iTunes|
Very informative tech podcast. The podcaster has a great tone and speaking cadence, unlike the millions of podcasters speaking a hundred words a second! Good job.
One of the Best shows for computer repair
One of the first shows I ever listened to even before I found Leo's show A great podcast if you are a Computer repair person, Thanks Rick.
Great show for Tech's and IT Professionals
If your work in the IT field this show is the show you will want to be subscribed to. Rick does a great job. I have no idea what the other reviewer was thinking as I have been listening to this show a long time and the content quality is excellent.