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If your front door is kicked in…

You have less than 15 seconds before the burglar is in your master bedroom. No joke. If you want to avoid being a victim, follow this advice, ESPECIALLY #10. Put a “beware of dog” sign in an obvious spot on your property. Use timers to turn on lights and appliances while you are not home. […]

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Chief Security

A few years ago when we started Chief DataCom, we had no idea that in the near future another company would be born of it. We have worked closely with our commercial and residential CCTV customers and quickly realized, that they had other security needs. We had a customer who was the victim of an […]

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There is an “I” in BUSINESS!

Earlier this week, I had someone tell me how great our new store is. He went on to say that, “If I know you, this will be a huge success!” He then offered a product suggestion and insisted that I carry this item. For a number of reasons, I will not take his suggestion. (I […]

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Deer Creek Chamber Business of the Month

Chief DataCom is the Deer Creek Chamber’s Business of the Month. Chief DataCom is owned and operated by Chad and Leslie NesSmith. We install video surveillance (also known as security camera systems), business phone systems and structured cabling. Chad started in this business about 25 years ago and is well respected in this industry. We are […]

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Shop Yukon!

At Chief DataCom, we are proud to be an active member of the Yukon Chamber of Commerce. And this year, we are excited to be a Shop Yukon merchant! Listen to these fun clips from my radio interview with Shirley Mears to learn more. You will also hear the familiar voice of Homer T. Claus!

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To kiss or not to kiss..

As a business owner who is very connected to the community I have the opportunity to meet a lot of interesting people. I attend 3-6 networking or community type events per week and have decided that “someone” needs to have the nerve to talk about some networking boundaries. For the sake of ease, I am […]

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Being thankful!

This is the time of year when people casually ask one another “So, what are you thankful for?”  Most respond with the canned answer “My family, health, job….” Yet oftentimes those very same people have actions that are inconsistent with their words.   They may take loved ones for granted, treat their body as anything but […]

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He put the “Chief” in Chief DataCom

Chad NesSmith is the President and owner of Chief DataCom.  You may wonder why this statement is significant.  It so happens that Chad is a bit of a celebrity in the world of telecom. More often than not, when I go into my usual dissertation about Chief DataCom and how awesome we are (and I […]

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“Why?” a Shared Blog

As I was giving thought to this week’s blog, I came across the blog for the Central Oklahoma Homebuilders Association blog and thought it would be a good one to share. “Last week I was blessed to hear a sermon titled “Why?”. It was about Why bad things happen to good people. The pastor used […]

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Generosity

A strange title for a blog post on a for-profit website!  Actually, it is the theme for the month at Chief DataCom.  We have all heard the expression “pay it forward” and Oprah coined the phrase “random acts of kindness”, but, how many businesses out there actually take this to heart? It is true that a little […]

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