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Considered Pursuing a GIS Master’s Degree?

By |2021-02-24T20:51:53-06:00February 24th, 2021|Uncategorized|

👨‍🎓Is a GIS Master’s Degree taking the right steps forward in your career? Or will a GIS certificate lead you down a better path?👨‍🎓   ❓Have you ever considered pursuing a GIS Master’s Degree but wondering if it would be worth it❓   📚⏱️With both adding value, the level of commitment to learning new skills [...]

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Global Pandemic Creates Barrier for GIS Students and Geographers

By |2021-02-24T20:46:44-06:00February 24th, 2021|Uncategorized|

🚫🖥 The global pandemic has created a barrier for GIS students and geographers, leaving those without internet access and reliable computers at a disadvantage. 🚫🖥   When you think about the work you do, what are some of the essentials you need to get the job done? Hardware? Software? Digital connections? Imagine not being able [...]

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GIS Day Was Virtually a Hit

By |2021-02-24T20:43:25-06:00February 24th, 2021|Uncategorized|

GIS Day was 👏🏻 virtually 👏🏻 a hit!   GIS has been able to help in so many ways over the past year by managing and mitigating the COVID-19 pandemic, building sustainable wildlife conservation habitats for cities, and creating a response to natural disasters happening around the world.   Reflecting on this past GIS day [...]

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Wanting to get started with ArcGIS StoryMaps?

By |2021-02-24T20:41:06-06:00February 24th, 2021|Uncategorized|

❓Wanting to get started with ArcGIS StoryMaps but just don’t know-how❓  👉 Here is why ArcGIS Enterprise users should be using it and how NPGS can help get you set up! 👈   📚🗺 First, what is ArcGIS StoryMaps? It’s an easy-to-use platform that gives individuals the ability to illustrate digital narratives through the storytelling [...]

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Taking a look into Esri’s newest launch: ArcGIS Platform

By |2021-02-24T20:36:30-06:00February 24th, 2021|Uncategorized|

🔎👀 Taking a look into Esri’s newest launch: ArcGIS Platform 👀🔍   🤷 What is ArcGIS Platform? This is a location platform-as-a-service (PaaS), for developers that need to integrate location capabilities into their apps, business systems, and products!   Capabilities of this new Esri Solution, include:   1️⃣ Build innovative solutions using a comprehensive, high-quality [...]

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ArcGIS Solutions Available for Organization with Vaccine Distribution Plans

By |2021-02-24T20:33:27-06:00February 24th, 2021|Uncategorized|

📊🩺 Does your organization work with communities that are working to implement COVID-19 Vaccine Plans? 🩺📊   🖥 A new series of ArcGIS Solutions have become available for organizations looking to help their communities with vaccine distribution plans while evaluating the effectiveness of those plans. 🖥   These solutions are designed to help 🚫combat misinformation🚫 [...]

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What you need to know about ArcGIS Field Maps

By |2021-01-27T20:57:46-06:00February 11th, 2021|Uncategorized|

⚠️ What you need to know about ArcGIS Field Maps mobile application ⚠️   📱👷 Working with multiple applications creates challenges for GIS professionals who try to keep organized during a work day.👷📱   ArcGIS Field maps solves this problem by giving users the ability to download, sign in, and work in a single application. [...]

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How has Business Travel Been Affected Businesses?

By |2021-01-27T20:54:21-06:00February 8th, 2021|Uncategorized|

✈️ Experts predict business travel could remain down by 19-36%, even when the economy rebounds. ✈️ #ouch   This could have massive implications for many industries (business travel makes up 21% of the $9 trillion worldwide travel and tourism market 😳). One upside is the reduction of net carbon emissions, which is a goal for [...]

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Have You Ever Heard of an Intrapreneur?

By |2021-01-27T20:50:32-06:00February 5th, 2021|Uncategorized|

💡 Have you ever heard of an Intrapreneur? These are employees within an organization that have the mindset and attitude of an entrepreneur. They are a powerful addition to any organization. They are independent and forward-thinking.💡   🤝 Is your organization lacking collaborative ideas while working remotely?   📉 Does your organization experience redundant workflows [...]

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How GIS Helps Government Agencies

By |2021-01-27T20:47:03-06:00February 2nd, 2021|Uncategorized|

State and local government entities have been faced with many challenges in the last year. From a virtual workforce to an election year to managing Covid tracking and now vaccine distribution, they have dealt with many obstacles.    ⁉️Did you know⁉️ GIS helps government agencies overcome many of these concerns and projects? Geospatial technology is [...]

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