Why Your Business Needs a Proactive IT Approach

 

We’ve all heard the phrase, “if it’s not broke, don’t fix it”. When it comes to your business’s information technology, the phrase works better a little differently - “if it’s not broke, it still needs attention”. Not quite as catchy, but it has the advantage of being true - and following it will save your business time, money, and headaches.

Coronavirus: How to Prepare Your Staff to Work Remotely

As you know, there's a great deal of buzz going around about the coronavirus. Events are being canceled and whole countries are being quarantined. Whether you believe the hype or not, the debate does bring up a real risk to your business continuity that needs to be addressed now rather than later.

Maze “Full Dump” Attacks Target Large Industries

In recent months, hacker group Maze began to perform cyberattacks they call a "full dump" on large industries across the U.S., with The City of Pensacola being one. Alongside them, the medical and cable industry have also reported attacks. Recently, they have extended their cyberattacks to multiple law firms across the country.

5 Security Practices That Are Leaving Your Business Vulnerable

Bad security practices are a huge cause of data theft, especially for small and medium-sized businesses. Protecting your company’s data is crucial to your security, productivity, and profits. Improper security also allows potential threats into your network that can cost you time and money.

What is HTTPS and Why Should You Care?

It’s known as many things – HTTPS, the lock icon in the address bar, an encrypted website connection.  Although it was once reserved primarily for passwords and other sensitive data, the entire web is gradually leaving HTTP behind and switching to HTTPS. So what does it mean?

6 Tips to Add Hours to Your Day

Do you ever look around at your co-workers and/or friends and wonder how some people are so much more productive during the week? You notice they always respond to emails and finish projects on time. They usually are not working 80 hours a week.  They’re so productive because they are a master of time management. Here are 6 tips to add hours to your day…

5 Ways to Make the Most of Your IT Budget in 2019

Don't forget to download our {FREE] basic IT budget template at the bottom of this blog

Technology occupies a large place in our lives and businesses now but the demand grows with each passing year.  Annual advancements in computers, phones, tablets, POS systems, cloud storage, data backup, software and much more creates an ever-changing list of IT possibilities.

Is Your Small Business Overpaying Uncle Sam? Everything You Need To Know About Section 179

This tax deduction expands to a deduction limit of $1,000,000 level and is permanently  at this level until further notice.  This tax break for small businesses is intended to make it more affordable for small companies to buy business equipment

How Phishers Are Using Encrypted Sites to Scam You

Just when you thought cyber criminals couldn’t get smarter, along comes a new scamming technique. Previously used for safeguarding browsing activity, encryption tools are now used by hackers in carrying out phishing scams.