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Freelance Writer

Emily Matzelle is a freelance writer based in the Chicagoland area. She’s spent 20+ years writing for a variety of industries including technology, health care, B2B and B2C. Emily has worked with CompTIA since 2011.

  • 10 Things Not to Miss at CompTIA EMEA Member and Partner Conference 2023

    September 5, 2023 by Emily Matzelle
    MSPs, vendors and partners will gather in London to learn about the latest trends, make connections and share business best practices.
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  • CompTIA Community App Delivers Improved, Personalized Experience

    July 28, 2023 by Emily Matzelle
    Download the CompTIA Community app for your iPhone or Android device to stay connected for the latest news, updates and member networking.
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  • Two Truths and a Lie About AI

    July 6, 2023 by Emily Matzelle
    Get to know AI technology a little bit better with the well-known icebreaker, two truths and a lie.
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  • Unlocking the Potential of Women in Tech

    March 10, 2023 by Emily Matzelle
    See what CompTIA women have to say about how our industry is working to #EmbraceEquity, on International Women’s Day and every day.
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  • 10 Things You Don’t Want to Miss at CCF 2023

    February 2, 2023 by Emily Matzelle
    If you’ve ever been part of a good brainstorm session, you understand what it feels like when the group knows they’re on to something. It’s a great feeling and it’s part of what makes the CompTIA Communities & Councils Forum (CCF) so important and valuable to members and the IT industry.
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  • 10 Reasons Not to Miss the CompTIA EMEA Member & Partner Conference

    September 29, 2022 by Emily Matzelle
    Join us 31 October - 1 November in London for CompTIA EMEA Member & Partner Conference. From cybersecurity to mental health to future-proofing your business, hear more about 10 things you'll want to be sure to check out.
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  • More Than a Buzzword: vCom Solutions’ DEI Journey

    May 5, 2022 by Emily Matzelle
    Creativity and innovation stem from a diverse and inclusive workplace. Read more about how California-based IT spend management firm, and CompTIA member, vCom Solutions approaches DEI initiatives.
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  • 10 Things You Don’t Want to Miss at CCF 2022

    February 15, 2022 by Emily Matzelle
    Join CompTIA live and in-person, March 14-16, 2022 in Chicago for the CompTIA Communities & Councils Forum. Learn business growth ideas and reconnect with old, and new, friends.
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  • Safe Online? Diverse Populations Report Feeling Less Safe

    October 26, 2021 by Emily Matzelle
    Inequalities exist when it comes online security. The Demographics of Cybercrime report illustrates that people do not feel safe online, and for some populations, those feelings are magnified by real-life experiences.
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  • Are You Playing the Marketing Game with a Full Deck?

    September 24, 2021 by Emily Matzelle
    We know marketing is critical to technology SMBs, but understanding where to start can feel overwhelming. Learn the steps you'll need to take to create your strategic marketing plan.
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  • 4 Reasons MSPs Need to Up Their Marketing Game

    August 17, 2021 by Emily Matzelle
    While most MSPs understand the importance of marketing, they often don’t have the time or resources to make it happen. But strategic marketing can improve the customer experience, set you apart from the competition, and ultimately, translate to business growth.
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  • From Spotlight Awards to Member of the Year: Hannah Lloyd’s CompTIA Journey

    August 10, 2021 by Emily Matzelle
    As CompTIA’s 2021 Member of the Year, Hannah Lloyd plans to continue her commitment to further diversify the channel and advance the tech industry. Here, she shares how her CompTIA journey has complemented her career journey.
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  • 10 Things You May Have Missed at ChannelCon Online 2021

    August 5, 2021 by Emily Matzelle
    If you couldn’t attend ChannelCon Online this year, you still have the chance to explore. We’ve captured it all and it’s available on-demand. To get you started, here are 10 things we encourage you to check out in the spirit of exploration and discovery!
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  • How to Hire Legal Counsel for Your MSP

    July 29, 2021 by Emily Matzelle
    As a technology solution provider, choosing a legal representative can be a complex process, but it is one of the most important investments you can make in your business. Here’s how to get started.
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  • It’s Time for a Legal Checkup

    July 6, 2021 by Emily Matzelle
    Taking care of yourself means seeing your doctor regularly. Are you applying that same level of care to your business? If it’s time for a legal checkup, CompTIA’s new toolkit, Legal Resources for Tech SMBs, is the prescription.
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  • 10 Things to Explore at ChannelCon Online 2021

    June 22, 2021 by Emily Matzelle
    Discover the top reasons you won't want to miss ChannelCon 2021. Virtual sessions will explore topics including cybersecurity, workforce development, emerging tech innovation and business building solutions. And for those looking to connect in-person, networking receptions will be held in six U.S. cities.
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  • Make CompTIA Your Partner in Tracking International Trade

    May 14, 2021 by Emily Matzelle
    Technology development requires many inputs. There are a variety of people that should be interested in changes in international trade regulations.
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  • Connect to the Business of Government Technology with CompTIA Membership

    May 7, 2021 by Emily Matzelle
    As technology continues to evolve, it’s the people behind the innovations that can make a difference when it comes to government partnerships. CompTIA public sector membership can help you make the connection.
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  • The Business of GovTech: Opportunities at the State and Federal Levels

    April 30, 2021 by Emily Matzelle
    It’s an exciting time to be in government technology. Opportunities that you may not have considered before, may suddenly be very attractive. Learn how your CompTIA Public Sector membership can help you grow.
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  • Advance Your Technology Workforce with CompTIA Membership

    April 23, 2021 by Emily Matzelle
    CompTIA is focused on advancing the technology workforce through diversity and inclusion efforts and strengthening the talent pipeline—and your membership gives you access to programming, resources, tools and more as well as the opportunity to influence these critical areas.
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  • How CompTIA Membership Can Help Evolve Your Business with Emerging Tech and Solutions Selling

    April 16, 2021 by Emily Matzelle
    By leveraging emerging and innovative technologies, MSPs are making the switch to selling solutions. CompTIA’s communities, technology interest groups and advisory councils are where business leaders are sharing how they are successfully transitioning to offering strategic solutions to customers—and how you can too.
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  • Advance the Cybersecurity of Your Tech Business with CompTIA Membership

    April 9, 2021 by Emily Matzelle
    When it comes to cybersecurity, CompTIA membership, as well as CompTIA ISAO membership, provides you with everything from industry leading-research and best practices; a variety of ways to get involved with groups dedicated to security topics; events and education; and access to timely and actionable cyber threat intelligence.
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  • Make the Most of Your CompTIA Community Membership

    April 2, 2021 by Emily Matzelle
    As the heart of CompTIA membership, community members serve as an army of influencers, ambassadors and thought leaders helping to advance the tech industry as well as their own businesses and careers. One of the best ways to forge professional connections and make an impact on the technology industry is by joining a CompTIA Community.
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  • Advance Your Career in Technology with CompTIA Membership

    March 12, 2021 by Emily Matzelle
    Participating in CompTIA is good for the future of the tech industry and the growth of your business, but what about your career? From resources and networking to awards and education—CompTIA membership can help you grow as a professional working in the business of technology.
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  • Advance Your Tech Business with CompTIA Membership

    March 5, 2021 by Emily Matzelle
    Running a successful tech business isn’t easy. Business owners and executives must build a growth strategy, expand their customer base and nurture their employees. The good news is that CompTIA is in your corner. As a member, we can help your managed service provider, vendor, consultancy or solution provider business grow and succeed. Here's how.
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