BIS Business Made Easy Blog

10 Tips to Keep Your Email Clean, Clear and Efficient

Is your email getting bogged down with spam? Do those junk emails seem to multiply every time you try to get rid of them? Getting emails faster than you can respond to them? Well no worries, because we have some tips to the rescue!

Keep Your Guard Up. A quality spam filter can save you time, and that time can add up quickly and be used to focus in other areas of need in your business.

Businesses Make Assumption That Bank Security Keeps Their Money Safe

To the surprise of many business owners, banks often cannot reclaim money stolen from accounts due to fraud or cyber crime. That means when a hacker, phishing attack or identity thief strikes, they have no chance of getting that money back. Business owners would also do well to remember that the FDIC is not a fraud fighter.

Four Important Tips For Moving Offices

Four Important Tips For Moving Offices

Moving an office is never a simple operation, but the stress of the process can be greatly reduced when properly planned out. The most common issues and hurdles faced when moving offices, arises from simply not knowing everything that needs to be done. Unfortunately, it's much more complicated than simply boxing up and calling the movers.

Faced With Computer Crashes, A Lost Password Or A Network Failure With No In-House Computer Expert?

Faced With Computer Crashes, A Lost Password Or A Network Failure With No In-House Computer Expert?

Most businesses don’t worry about a computer crashing, a password being lost or a network going down when they have an in-house IT expert to handle it.

How Will the End of Net Neutrality Affect My Small Business?

You may not realize it, but the end of net neutrality is a serious concern for small businesses. Larger companies will now have an advantage over small ones.

What is net neutrality?

According to Google, network neutrality is “the principle that Internet service providers should enable access to all content and applications regardless of the source, and without favoring or blocking particular products or websites.

3 Reasons Why You Should Be Using Web Filtering

1. Security. Imagine an employee visits a website that causes a virus and infects all of your company’s files. Getting those files back would be an absolute nightmare. That’s why you should take a preventative approach and use web filtering. Web filtering protects your company’s data from malware, phishing scams and other various cyber threats.

Heartbleed Bug: What Should You Do?

What is the Heartbleed Bug?

The Heartbleed Bug is a newly, discovered vulnerability in OpenSSL, a standard data encryption used by most websites. Although it's just now being discovered, the bug has been around for two years. In that time, it's affected close to 76% of all websites on the internet.

Adobe, Target & Snapchat. Is Your Company at Risk?

It feels as though every time you turn on the news, there's a story about a company being hacked. If it's happening to companies like Target and Adobe, then it could certainly happen to your company. That is why security and protection are key for having a successful business.