Monday June 7, 2021 10:46am by admin
There are many threats to the integrity of a small business, and not all of them are as dramatic as a cyberattack or a hurricane. Every small business needs to do a risk assessment to determine all… Read More
Friday June 4, 2021 7:05am by admin
Just as it seemed we might be seeing clear skies ahead in terms of the pandemic, another dark cloud began to rise on the horizon. The Colonial Pipeline breach hit the news and many people began to… Read More
Monday May 24, 2021 10:10am by admin
BYOD refers to a firm's policy of allowing employees to use their own personal phones, tablets and laptops for all their work applications. This is a pretty common policy, and it has many… Read More
Tuesday May 18, 2021 10:42am by admin
Are you under the impression that data loss is all about putting up firewalls to protect against evil cyberattacks? Some of the biggest sources of data loss include sloppiness, human error, and just… Read More
Wednesday May 12, 2021 12:41pm by admin
This may be the single biggest concern you may have to address when looking at WFH. When your employees are working in your offices, you control their methods of access to company data. For example,… Read More
Tuesday May 4, 2021 12:14pm by admin
Today’s blog is a look at three different issues that don’t get much coverage in discussions of the implementation of a WFH policy. Much of the conversation tends to focus on productivity… Read More
Monday April 26, 2021 10:56am by admin
If you’ve been in the workforce for a while, you remember what life in the office was like a few decades ago. The uniformity of the structure was pretty much the same, no matter what office you… Read More
Thursday April 15, 2021 11:23am by admin
Verizon recently released their 2021 Mobile Security Index report, and in it they summarize their research findings by looking at 856 IT professionals.  These are the people that buy, secure, and… Read More
Wednesday April 14, 2021 12:29pm by admin
A year ago, you may have been caught by surprise by the sudden need for users to work from home. Now, with things returning to normal, normal may look a bit different and you now need to create a… Read More
Tuesday April 6, 2021 12:37pm by admin
More and more businesses are implementing Voice over Internet Protocol or VoIP technology because of its versatility, flexibility and cost-effectiveness. With new developments in this technology, the… Read More
Tuesday March 30, 2021 8:35am by admin
Bring Your Own Device, or BYOD, to work started as an occasional thing several years ago, but has quickly become a pervasive reality. To use your personal smartphone, tablet or laptop for work seems… Read More
Monday March 22, 2021 12:01pm by admin
Voice over Internet Protocol or VoIP is about a decade old technology that is gaining popularity among individual subscribers and businesses. In conventional systems, phone calls are made using… Read More
Thursday March 18, 2021 4:47am by admin
Call centers have been around for decades. Everyone is familiar with how they work and almost everyone has had at least one bad experience with using one. Did you ever put off calling an 800 number… Read More
Monday March 15, 2021 10:29am by admin
Disaster recovery and business continuity plans are issues that almost all small businesses fail to think about. More frequently, they decide they haven't the resources to address such… Read More
Thursday March 4, 2021 12:47pm by admin
Entrepreneurs and small businesses, especially ones that are fairly new, often don't think about making plans to recover in case of a disaster. However, it is the smallest business that most… Read More
Friday February 26, 2021 12:08pm by admin
Almost by definition, small business owners and entrepreneurs cringe at the concept of outsourcing. Those who start their own companies like the control and autonomy it provides them. Unfortunately,… Read More
Friday February 19, 2021 12:44pm by admin
You went into business because you have an interest and expertise in some particular product or service. You began the firm to offer that product or service, but a dirty little problem came along with… Read More
Friday February 12, 2021 12:39pm by admin
You use the cloud and may not even know it. Do you go to Amazon and create a wish list? Do you have an email account on Yahoo? That is cloud computing. All your emails are stored on Yahoo servers… Read More
Tuesday February 9, 2021 12:01pm by admin
The adoption of technology from the simplest of matters to the most complex problems has rendered us heavily dependent on it. We love paying our bills minutes before they are due. We enjoy seeing… Read More
Friday January 29, 2021 10:00am by admin
For small- to medium-sized businesses (SMBs), an IT network failure can be devastating because they don't have the resources of large corporations to bounce back from such disasters. Preparation… Read More
Friday January 22, 2021 9:44am by admin
Has anyone suggested you begin moving your business to the cloud? Cloud data storage or cloud computing? What is this, anyway? And isn't it something for huge companies? Simply put, it is the… Read More
Friday January 15, 2021 11:46am by admin
Does HIPAA regulation cover your business? There are two categories of entities who are regulated by HIPAA and are required to be in full compliance. Covered Entity This is the main focus of the… Read More
Friday January 8, 2021 9:55am by admin
Ransomware attacks have suddenly become more prevalent. Each year sees more of them. Hospitals, NPOs, shipping giants, etc., have all been victims of ransomware attacks. Your business could be too!… Read More
Thursday January 7, 2021 12:27pm by admin
  For most of us, HIPAA is just some strange acronym for a law we stumble across everytime we visit a doctor’s office or medical clinic. Something about signing to allow the office to have… Read More
Friday January 1, 2021 9:18am by admin
When I meet with clients, especially SMBs, I often hear them say that they feel their business is too insignificant to be a target of cyber-criminals. Why would someone go after my business when there… Read More