In this article on, Triax President and CEO Pete Schermerhorn explains why the mere presence of technology on site does not guarantee a competitive advantage.

Technology is only as good as the people and processes that support it, and below are some tips for getting started and seizing opportunity in today’s market.

  1. Start with a problem
    While it seems like common sense, it’s essential to start with a defined business problem or issue that can’t be solved by existing, manual methods. Technology for technology’s sake isn’t just a waste of resources but can result in end-user fatigue and frustration. When a solution is adopted and then quickly discarded or forgotten, employees at the jobsite begin to discount future initiatives.

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