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How a dual monitor system can benefit your business

Most people are aware of the benefits that come with using a dual monitor system in their personal lives. But what about in a business setting? Believe it or not, using two monitors per desktop can actually increase productivity and efficiency in the workplace. In this blog post, we will discuss the ways in which […]

Protect against phishing attacks with Microsoft 365 Defender

Phishing is an online scam in which hackers attempt to steal people’s personal information by sending them fraudulent emails or messages. These emails often appear to be from legitimate companies, such as banks or credit card companies. Microsoft 365 Defender can help protect users from phishing scams, and here’s how. Phishing is one of the […]

How much internet bandwidth do you really need to work remotely?

If your company shifted to a remote work setup, you should understand how crucial having enough internet bandwidth for remote workers is. But what does “good enough” mean? And what’s the minimum bandwidth ideal for work-related tasks? Let’s find out. What is internet bandwidth? Bandwidth is how much data your internet connection can transfer in […]

Tips for choosing an MSP

If you’re like most business owners, you rely heavily on your technology to keep your operations running smoothly. Unfortunately, IT issues inevitably happen, so you need a reliable partner that can get your IT systems back up and running as quickly as possible. That’s where a managed IT services provider (MSP) comes in. What is […]

Protect your business through proactive cybersecurity

The number of successful cyberattacks grows steadily every day, making it more important than ever for businesses to implement robust cybersecurity solutions. Part of a comprehensive cybersecurity infrastructure is a proactive cybersecurity strategy. This involves taking steps to prevent attacks from happening in the first place, rather than reacting after an incident occurs. In this […]

Tips on picking the right Mouse

It’s not always easy to find the best mouse for your needs. There are many different types of mice on the market, and each has its own set of features that may or may not suit you. Check out this blog for practical tips on choosing the right mouse for you. Wireless or wired? Your […]

Microsoft 365 offers new tools that better support hybrid work

Microsoft constantly innovates its products according to the changing times. In fact, it has added new and improved features to Microsoft 365, enabling the productivity suite to better support hybrid work. From creating collaborative experiences to improving efficiency, here’s a quick guide on the latest in Microsoft 365 for hybrid workers. Excel Live Last year, […]

Supercharge your productivity with these Gmail hacks

Whether you’re filtering through messages, writing an email, or organizing your emails into folders, email management can be a time-consuming task. But with the help of these Gmail hacks, you’ll spend less time in your inbox and more time being productive. Use keyboard shortcuts Keyboard shortcuts can help you go through your emails quickly. It […]

How to keep your business running during a crisis

No company is safe from disaster. For example, a ransomware attack, a fire, or an unplanned power outage can cause your small- or medium-sized business (SMB) to go offline and lose revenue. In order to protect your company from these unexpected events, it’s important to have a business continuity plan (BCP) in place. This blog […]

NIST’s password guidelines: What you need to know

In case you missed it, the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) released new guidelines for creating and managing passwords. This is great news for anyone looking to improve their online security. But what do these new guidelines mean for you? In this blog post, we will discuss the basics of the NIST password […]

Update your firmware to secure your business

If you’re like most business owners, you’re always looking for ways to keep your business secure. One way to do this is by keeping your firmware up to date. In this blog, we’ll explain why it’s important to update your firmware to secure your business. What does firmware do? Firmware is a type of software […]

A guide to sharing calendars in Microsoft 365

Microsoft 365 offers a convenient way to share calendars. In this guide, we will walk you through how you can quickly and easily do so to let others — even those without a Microsoft 365 account — view your calendar. What is Outlook? Outlook is a personal information manager from Microsoft, available as part of […]

Single sign-on: What it is and why you need it

The need to generate, manage, and remember numerous passwords for different accounts often causes password fatigue. Using the same passwords for all these accounts may seem like an ideal solution for many employees, but it comes with a huge risk to company security. The best solution is to use single sign-on. What is single sign […]

4 Employee Cyberthreat Traits

To succeed in today's modern competitive business landscape, you need to understand the strengths and weaknesses of your employees. This will equip you to identify areas where employees may need further training, including cybersecurity awareness.

4 Cyberthreats Small Businesses Need to Know

Data breaches have become more common in recent years, owing primarily to the rapid emergence of new threats. According to a new study, the average cost of a data breach increased 2.6% from 2021 to 2022.* Hackers can now access sensitive information a lot easier than ever before, thanks to the growth of the internet and the increasing interconnectedness of businesses.

Why Passwords are Your Business’s Weakest Point

In today's digital world, safeguarding your organization's online assets is critical. Unfortunately, poor password hygiene practices by some employees cause problems for many small businesses, leaving them vulnerable to hackers.

Cybercriminals are constantly trying to find new ways to break into business systems.

Busting Four Popular Cybersecurity Myths

As the business world becomes increasingly digitized, you'll have to tackle several dangers that come with doing business online. Cybercriminals nowadays have several methods to target organizations, from credential hacks to sophisticated ransomware attacks.

Don’t make these mistakes when investing in IT

More and more businesses are investing more money in new IT solutions to drive efficiency, enhance customer service, and improve cybersecurity, among others. However, your IT investment might become a waste of money if you make these mistakes. 1. Failing to align new tech with business goals While many advertisers sell new technologies as the […]

Practical tips to secure your email account

Email is one of the most commonly used forms of communication nowadays. It’s quick, easy, and convenient, but it’s also vulnerable to attacks from hackers. Read on for some practical tips that you can use to secure your email account and keep your information safe. Use strong passwords Many email users fail to realize how […]

BYOD vs CYOD: What’s best for your business?

When it comes to what IT equipment your staff uses, you can implement one of two policies, namely bring your own device (BYOD) and choose your own device (CYOD). Let’s explore the pros and cons of both BYOD and CYOD, so you can make an informed decision about which option best fits your business needs. […]