Did you know that 95% of breaches involve employee error? Your employees are both your greatest asset and biggest downfall. And right now, hackers are becoming more sophisticated and finding new ways to infiltrate your network through unsuspecting employees.
Whether it's ransomware or a flood, unexpected catastrophes happen. Instead of being reactive to an accident, prepare yourself and business for when it happens. The only way to ensure that your business can be back up and running fast is with a carefully constructed backup and disaster recovery plan.
Do your employees access company data on mobile devices? According to Sprint Business, 25% of lost or stolen devices end up in a security breach. Even worse, only 43% of staff report that their device is missing on the day it goes missing. That's more than enough time for someone to hack the device and steal company data.
Asset management is often overlooked by businesses because they don't feel it's important. People will use desktops and laptops until the very end, no matter the age of the equipment. While the computer itself doesn't get slower, the demands we put on it get higher leading to the slowness we all detest.
Delegating responsibilities can be a challenge for today’s business owner but an IT team is a needed asset for small businesses.
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Goal setting doesn't always work. It can be a positive, but for many people it is a negative. When we aren't able to successfully obtain our goals, we can be too hard on ourselves.. When set goals do not work for us, we can get discouraged.
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Technology has become so richly interwoven into the fabric of our lives it would be hard to imagine doing some of our most common tasks without it.
We are capable of navigating unfamiliar routes, checking bank balances, listening to music, shopping, reading and much more, all from just our smartphones.
Jeff Partin is the Technology Consultant for BIS and has been with us since May of 2015. His favorite aspect of the job is meeting different business owners from a diverse range of fields. He thoroughly explores every company he works with, striving to learn about their industries, business philosophies, past experiences and present day challenges.