Initially, some in the college's administration were wary of bringing borrower contact in-house, Riling says.
Spartan College successfully implemented USA Funds Borrower Connect in April 2013."The support from USA Funds was great," says Riling. "They did all the work necessary to get the system up and running.
1 critical thing is that your Web site has to be continually up to date," Riling says.
Riling himself scours it a minimum of every three months.
"Over the past five years, we've seen a marked improvement in communications bandwidth," says Titan's Riling. "For example, Ethernet has gone from 10 Mbps to 100 Mbps and now 1 Gbps, not only in an office environment but in the laboratory and on factory floors." This increase has spurred growth in enhanced data collection and data sharing, as well as growth in an industry centered on remote smart sensors.
"Gone are the days of the text-only screens with the fixed-prompt responses," says Titan's Riling. "Enter the configurable graphical user interface." And now applications share data, though Riling suggests that simplified software development is still in the future.
"This winter has been brutal," says Riling
, owner of Marathon Motors Sports.
A wireless remote control helped salvage the sale, says Riling, sales manager of Olympic Hot Tub Co.
Both Riling and George report that men are the primary audience at the moment.