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What is Managed Service Provider Staffing? Complete Guide For 2024

This article delves into the pivotal role played by MSP (Managed Service Provider) personnel in today’s business world. It covers their key responsibilities, the value they bring to businesses, and how they’re adapting to changing technological landscapes. The piece aims to educate readers on the importance of MSP staffing services in ensuring efficient IT operations and their impact on business success.1. Introduction to the World of MSPsThe contemporary business environment is undeniably digitally… Continue Reading What is Managed Service Provider Staffing? Complete Guide For 2024
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One Piece of IT Career Advice You Wish You Had When Starting Out

In this article, we will weave together the shared experiences and advice from IT professionals from various IT careers. We are providing readers with a comprehensive guide to navigating the early stages of their IT careers. Inspired by a Reddit post and written by us at Support Adventure, this guide serves as a beacon for newcomers in the IT realm, illuminating the path with IT career advice directly from those who have walked it before.… Continue Reading One Piece of IT Career Advice You Wish You Had When Starting Out
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Top 10 Countries Where South African Rand is Strong

Whether you’re a digital nomad, a tech professional, or simply a wanderlust-driven individual, the value of the South African Rand (ZAR) against other currencies can open doors to incredible opportunities and adventures.For remote workers, understanding currency strength isn’t just about finding a holiday destination; it’s about identifying places where their income stretches further, enhancing their quality of life. At Support Adventure, the MSP Staffing Company, we specialize in connecting talented (South African) technicians with… Continue Reading Top 10 Countries Where South African Rand is Strong
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Excelling at a Remote Help Desk Tier 2 Job

The career of a remote help desk tier 2 technician is not just about addressing IT issues but also about adapting to the changing technological landscape, mastering remote communication and collaboration tools, and contributing proactively to the overall IT health of an organization. This evolution makes it an exciting and rewarding career path for those passionate about technology and customer service in the digital age.1. Introduction to Remote Help Desk Tier 2 Job Careers… Continue Reading Excelling at a Remote Help Desk Tier 2 Job
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What’s Stopping MSPs from Hiring Outsourced Staff? Addressing Concerns

Managed Service Providers (MSPs) constantly seek efficient ways to deliver top-notch IT services. Amidst this pursuit, MSP outsourced staff has emerged as a pivotal strategy, offering a plethora of benefits but also presenting unique challenges. The integration of outsourcing and offshoring strategies enables MSPs to focus on core business functions, improve service quality, and achieve significant cost savings. Many MSPs are adopting this strategy with a few still having concerns on topics such as security,… Continue Reading What’s Stopping MSPs from Hiring Outsourced Staff? Addressing Concerns
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Reddit Remote Working Advice & Hacks 

From ergonomic setups to maintaining work-life balance, the comments in the Reddit post provide dealing with remote work some real-life insights and practical advice. This comprehensive guide compiles their shared wisdom, covering everything from workspace essentials to creative solutions for common remote work challenges. Whether you’re a seasoned remote worker or new to the WFH scene, these tips, sourced from a vibrant Reddit discussion, offer valuable perspectives to enhance your remote working experience.The shift… Continue Reading Reddit Remote Working Advice & Hacks 
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Remote IT Technician – Job Description Guide

As IT professionals, you’re at the forefront of technological innovation, and the opportunity to work as a remote IT technician can be a game-changer for your career. In this guide, we, at Support Adventure, the remote MSP staffing company, will delve into why you should consider this path, how to transition successfully, and the myriad benefits it brings. Whether you’re looking to improve your work-life balance, expand your professional horizons, or embrace a more flexible… Continue Reading Remote IT Technician – Job Description Guide
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Benefits of Recruitment and Selection Process Outsourcing (RPO & SPO) 

At Support Adventure, we’ve navigated the challenges of building a skilled team in the dynamic world of Managed Service Providers (MSPs). Through our journey, we’ve discovered the transformative power of outsourcing the recruitment and selection process that can bring unparalleled benefits to your MSP.This article delves into how Recruitment Process Outsourcing (RPO) can revolutionize MSP operations, offering insights, real-life examples, and practical advice.I. Understanding the Basics of Recruitment OutsourcingWhat Is Recruitment Process… Continue Reading Benefits of Recruitment and Selection Process Outsourcing (RPO & SPO) 
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5 Cheap Sunny Winter Destinations by the Sea 

Winter doesn’t always have to be about snowflakes and cold weather. For those looking to swap their winter coats for swimsuits and enjoy the sun’s warm embrace, there are plenty of destinations where this dream can become a reality – without breaking the bank. Imagine living by the sea, where the gentle sound of waves and the soft warmth of the sun are daily companions, all for around $1000 USD a month.From the vibrant… Continue Reading 5 Cheap Sunny Winter Destinations by the Sea 
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Best Remote IT Careers

Over the past few years, we have witnessed a seismic shift towards remote work. Here, we will explore the best remote IT careers, offering insights and practical advice to help you navigate the start of this digital odyssey.This transformation isn’t just a fleeting trend; it’s an opportunity for tech-savvy individuals to carve out a career that blends passion with flexibility. It’s about tapping into a global talent pool, fostering diversity, and embracing work-life balance.… Continue Reading Best Remote IT Careers
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Remote Working for Level 3 IT Support Technicians

Are you a tech whiz dreaming of leveling up to a Remote Level 3 Support Technician job? Welcome aboard! This journey into the realm of leveling up is tailored just for you.Think of this article as your GPS, guiding you through the winding roads of skills, hiring insights, and salary expectations in the (remote) IT job market.We will talk about:Level 3 Support Technician SkillsRemote IT Job Requirements and Hiring ProcessLevel… Continue Reading Remote Working for Level 3 IT Support Technicians
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Psychological Testing in Hiring IT Staff: Pros and Cons

At Support Adventure, we’ve always been at the forefront of innovative staffing solutions in the Managed Service Provider (MSP) sector. Inspired by Eric from MSP Mountain’s video, “Why Psychological Testing Isn’t the Best Way to Find Top MSP Talent,” we’re here to share our journey and insights into finding the best MSP talent, moving beyond traditional psychological testing. With hopes that our approach will improve your MSP talent acquisition, here are the challenges with psychological… Continue Reading Psychological Testing in Hiring IT Staff: Pros and Cons
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Digital Nomad Visas 2024: Top Destinations and New Opportunities

As we step into a new year, the opportunities for digital nomads continue to evolve with more countries embracing this growing trend. This guide will explore the latest and most popular digital nomad visas, providing essential information to help you choose your next remote work destination. Whether you’re a seasoned digital nomad or just starting out, this comprehensive guide is tailored to keep you informed and ready for new adventures.So, what’s new with digital… Continue Reading Digital Nomad Visas 2024: Top Destinations and New Opportunities
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Easy Digital Nomad Visas for South African Citizens

There are several affordable countries that offer relatively easy or flexible visa options for South African  digital nomads:Mexico: South African citizens can apply for a long-term “Temporary Residency” visa, which allows them to stay in the country for up to four years and work remotely.Estonia: South African citizens can apply for a “Digital Nomad Visa” which allows them to live and work in Estonia for up to a year. There is an option… Continue Reading Easy Digital Nomad Visas for South African Citizens
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7 Steps to a Great Workspace for Your Remote Staff

In today’s fast-paced IT environment, Managed Service Providers (MSPs) are increasingly adopting remote work models. This shift necessitates rethinking workspace dynamics to ensure efficiency, productivity, and employee satisfaction. Let’s dive into how MSPs can create a better environment for their remote staff by focusing on aspects like MSP remote staff management, help desk best practices, and effective communication strategies.1. Establish a Robust Remote InfrastructureTwo major avenues lead to an improved remote infrastructure: Essential… Continue Reading 7 Steps to a Great Workspace for Your Remote Staff
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Night Shift Remote IT Jobs Guide: Best Time Zones

Welcome to Support Adventure, where we specialize in matching IT talent with global opportunities. As pioneers in remote IT jobs (at night), we understand the intricacies of time zone challenges and the unique lifestyle of night shift remote work.With the world being so interconnected, the opportunity to work in a different time zone from the comfort of your home has become a reality for many IT professionals. We’re here to guide you through the… Continue Reading Night Shift Remote IT Jobs Guide: Best Time Zones
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How To Recognize Top Recruitment Process Outsourcing (RPO) Companies?

Make yourself comfortable and let’s start our talk about the world of Recruitment Process Outsourcing (RPO). We’ll talk about it in simple terms, using relatable comparisons, in a way that feels like chatting over coffee, not a stuffy boardroom meeting. So, sit back as we go over the topic together.What’s the Deal with RPO?Think of RPO as your hiring sidekick. It’s a service where you hand over the reins of finding and hiring… Continue Reading How To Recognize Top Recruitment Process Outsourcing (RPO) Companies?
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Best of r/MSP: Level 1&2 Tech Support Heroes – More Than Just the Basics

Today we’re taking a closer look at a buzzing Reddit conversation started by u/damagedproletarian. It was the monthly top post in r/MSPs so it’s fair to say that the topic raised some dust among MSPs and MSP staff alike.The perspectives offered in the thread are real-time concerns MSPs are facing. As such, they caught our eye at Support Adventure as well. Working with over 200 MSPs and providing the best staff to them, we… Continue Reading Best of r/MSP: Level 1&2 Tech Support Heroes – More Than Just the Basics
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How to Sleep Better as an IT Technician

Let’s talk about something we often code right out of our day – sleep. It’s the silent background app in our lives, crucial for debugging our brains after a day of tackling tech puzzles. Without it, we’re like smartphones with glitchy software – everything’s just a bit slower and more prone to crashing. It’s time to reboot our sleep habits and get you sleeping like a log (and we don’t mean the error kind)!I.… Continue Reading How to Sleep Better as an IT Technician
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How Long Does It Take to Hire a Level 3 IT Technician?

The universal formula that can determine the timeframe within which a Level 3 IT Technician can be hired does not exist. However, it is possible to make the process shorter without compromising on the quality of your new hire or their role on your MSP service desk. To show us how to save valuable time and get the best out of hiring Level 3 IT technicians, we turned to Eric, the founder of Support Adventure… Continue Reading How Long Does It Take to Hire a Level 3 IT Technician?