Six Tips For Retaining Talented Employees

December 6th, 2017|Company|

Finding talent is hard work, but sustaining it is even harder. Companies, especially those in the tech sector, spend significant [...]

How To Balance User Interface And Functionality

October 17th, 2017|Design|

Balancing the fine principles that govern user interface with superior functionality is an art form in itself. Just like a [...]

Software Development Tips: Storyboard For Simplicity

April 6th, 2017|Company, Programming|

Albert Einstein said "If you cannot explain it simply, you didn’t get it yourself.” This quote on simplicity can be [...]

The 12 Daily Principles Of Agile Software Development

March 23rd, 2017|Company, Programming|

The traditional model for software development is the waterfall approach, where development “flows” downward like a waterfall through six phases: analysis, [...]

5 Tips for Improving Software Development Efficiency

February 27th, 2017|Uncategorized|

One of the basic goals of any business is to increase productivity. The more efficient a person or process, the [...]

Five User Experience Tips For Software Developers

February 3rd, 2017|Design, Programming|

In today’s fast-paced world, User Experience (UX) across any software development initiative is vital to a company’s success. A strong [...]

Four Tips For Increasing Conversions With Your User Interface Design

January 19th, 2017|Company, Design, PR|

One design element that measures usability over pure aesthetics is user interface (UI) design. You can have the most attractive [...]

Upcoming Technology: 10 Trends To Watch In The Next Five Years

December 27th, 2016|Design, Programming|

Scott Stiner, member of Forbes Technology Council and COO of UMTech, contributes his thoughts on one of ten emerging trends in [...]

Do It Right The First Time: Four Pieces Of Advice For Software Development Startups

December 16th, 2016|Company, Design, Programming|

When I launched my software development company, I had one major mission: to design software that initiates change and creates a [...]

LSEO and UM Tech Plan to Create High-Paying Jobs in Wilkes-Barre and Scranton Areas.

November 22nd, 2016|Company, Partnership, PR, Team|, a digital marketing agency headquartered in Wilkes-Barre, was acquired by UM Technologies, a cutting-edge technology firm with offices in [...]

UM Technologies Plans to Create Jobs in NEPA Through Acquisition of LSEO

November 22nd, 2016|Company, Partnership, PR, Team|

UM Tech is gaining local popularity and headlines through its recent acquisition of, a Wilkes-Barre-based digital marketing company founded [...]

UM Technologies Acquires Award Winning Digital Marketing Firm

November 18th, 2016|Company, Partnership, PR, Team|

Combined NEPA-based software development and digital marketing solutions companies expect to play leadership role in adding high paying technology jobs [...]

Eight Time Management Tips For Software Developers

October 18th, 2016|Company, Design, PR, Programming, Team|

The software developer talent pool is endless. But the developers who truly garner traction, not to mention attention from employers, are those [...]

Using The Five Stages Of The Software Development Process To Spur Innovation

September 22nd, 2016|Company, Design, PR, Programming, Team|

Let’s roll back to the basics and discuss a few innovation tips that I think all software developers should understand. My [...]

Seven Resources For Anyone Who Wants To Get Started In Tech

August 27th, 2016|Company, Design, PR|

Scott Stiner, CEO of UM Technologies contributed to with a great resource to use to get started in the tech [...]

Rapid Application Development (RAD): A Smart, Quick And Valuable Process For Software Developers

August 25th, 2016|Company, Design, PR, Programming|

The landscape of software development changes frequently. But throughout my years managing a software development company, one core strategy has [...]

Navigating the Politics of Contextual Inquiry

August 11th, 2016|Design, PR|

As UX practitioners we must work to understand users’ conscious and unconscious actions, but how? We all know that users [...]

How Information Architecture Can Help You Create More Engaging, User-Friendly Designs

July 26th, 2016|PR|

Simplicity reigns in the world of software design. Iconic tech companies like Facebook and Apple understand this, and work hard [...]

10 Ways Your Technology Department Can Get Ahead This Summer

July 19th, 2016|PR|

Check out our CEO, Scott Stiner contributing to this article in point 6. 6. Focus On Productivity And Progress [...]

How Ethnographic Research Can Help Your Business

June 1st, 2016|PR|

As the president and CEO of a company that produces software-enabled solutions for other businesses, one of my biggest goals is [...]

From Assessment To Ideation To Strategy: How To Use Business Design Tactics

May 27th, 2016|PR|

Every successful business has a few traits that help it succeed. Some are obvious, such as the product or service [...]

WVIA presents “Entrepreneurial Opportunity” Featuring UM Technologies

April 29th, 2016|Uncategorized|

UM Technologies had the incredible opportunity to be featured in the WVIA TV (PBS) production "Entrepreneurial Opportunity" - an in-depth look [...]

UM Tech helps Appek Apps build iFart for Android

April 1st, 2016|Uncategorized|

UM Technologies recently partnered with Appek Apps, and is taking part in the building process of the popular and comical iFart [...]

UM Tech Enters Into Joint Venture with Appek Mobile Apps

March 1st, 2016|Company, Partnership|

Appek Mobile Apps and UM Technologies have entered into a join venture to prospect and build mobile apps, estimating 40 [...]

Recap of Chris O’Neill’s Speech at Eastern College

January 26th, 2016|Company|

Chris O'Neill attended the Open House event at Eastern College on January 20th, speaking to room of 50+ prospective students [...]

Chris & Annie from UM Tech will be Speaking at Eastern College

January 12th, 2016|Company, Team|

Chris O’Neill, Senior Developer, and Annie Charlebois, Account Manager, will be speaking at an Open House event for Eastern College [...]

UM Tech Expands Operations to Moncton Canada

January 7th, 2016|Company, Partnership, Team|

With much honor, UM Technologies would like to introduce their new operations and team members based in Moncton, New Brunswick, [...]

Paint Night with UM Technologies

December 22nd, 2015|Uncategorized|

Team members from UM Technologies enjoyed a night out by putting their creative skills to the test. Participating in paint [...]

Daniel Sputa Selected as Business Journal’s Top 20 Under 40

December 16th, 2015|Awards, Team|

Congratulations to Daniel Sputa, Manager of Decision Support at UM Tech, for being selected as Northeast PA Business Journal’s “Top 20 [...]

Scranton Chamber of Commerce Unveils SAGE Recipients

December 7th, 2015|Awards, Team|

On November 11, 2015, The Greater Scranton Chamber of Commerce hosted the annual Gala where they presented the SAGE Awards [...]

Karen Clifford SAGE Finalist for the Woman of Excellence Category

October 26th, 2015|Awards, Team|

Finalists for the The 2015 Scranton Awards for Growth and Excellence, better known as SAGE, have been announced by the [...]

UM Tech on 2015 TEPA Panel

June 16th, 2015|Company, Partnership|

Scott Stiner, CEO of UM Technologies, will be on the TEPA Technology Panel in 2015. TEPA considers UM Tech to [...]

Tob Jobs in 2015

June 10th, 2015|Company, Programming|

In January 2015, U.S. News released its ‘Best Job’ rankings, in which they published their definition of best jobs. These [...]

Women Leaders in NEPA

June 10th, 2015|Awards, Team|

Karen Tomaine, CEO of Taylor Consulting and Contracting since its inception in 2004, and general counsel with UM Technologies, is [...]

Great Eastern Energy Partnership

March 26th, 2015|Company, Partnership|

Great Eastern Energy (GEE) announced a partnership with UM Technologies, a provider of utility-based custom software applications, to construct and [...]

Release of Customer-Facing Energy Management Application

March 24th, 2015|Design, Programming|

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - Mar 24, 2015) - Great Eastern Energy (GEE) today announced a partnership with UM Technologies, a [...]

6 Innovative Technologies Saving Restaurants Money and Changing the Industry

March 10th, 2015|Company|

Great Eastern Energy, an alternative energy supplier of natural gas, electricity and energy solutions, has teamed up with UM Technologies, [...]

Momentum Magazine Introduces UM Technologies

March 9th, 2015|Company|

UM Technologies was founded in 2014, as a spinoff of Northeast PA based Taylor Consulting, which is one of the [...]

A Global Outlook, Rooted in NEPA

December 9th, 2014|Company, Team|

Matt Artz is an entrepreneur, leader, teacher, volunteer and lifelong learner, formerly the vice-president of strategy and operations for TR [...]

UM Technologies Acquires Majority Interest in Local Software Companies

November 4th, 2014|Company, Partnership|

Scott Stiner, CEO and president of UM Technologies LLC, a national provider of utility-based custom software applications, has agreed to [...]

Local Software Companies to Reach National Audience

November 3rd, 2014|Company|

Scott Stiner, CEO and President of UM Technologies, LLC, a national provider of utility based custom software applications, has agreed [...]

UM Technologies Doors are Now Opened

July 25th, 2014|Company|

On July 14, 2014, UM Technologies officially opened its doors for business, providing superior solutions for businesses through their premium [...]