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Simple tricks to improve your productivity

Simple tricks to improve your productivity

When you spend more than eight hours a day staring at a computer screen, it can be easy to lose focus on important tasks. While you can access some of the most useful applications through your computer, an ever-growing number of distractions are vying for your attention. Here are a few tricks to avoid getting […]

Your password may be poor — update it now

Your password may be poor — update it now

For years, we’ve been told that strong passwords include three things: upper- and lowercase letters, numbers, and symbols. And why wouldn’t we when the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) told us they were the minimum for robust passwords? Here’s why not and how it involves you. The problem The issue isn’t necessarily that […]

How to protect your company mobile devices

How to protect your company mobile devices

While mobile devices cannot equal what desktops and laptops can do, they’re inching pretty close to matching them. That’s why businesses are allowing their employees to use their smartphones and tablets, which help increase productivity and enhance collaboration. But mobile devices have also become the new targets of cybercriminals. Protect your devices with the following […]

Do ugly websites really cost you money?

Do ugly websites really cost you money?

No business owner should ever be embarrassed by their website. It’s worth the effort to run through everything with a fine-toothed comb and ensure your online customers are getting the best possible experience. We’ve rounded up the top six website elements you need to invest in. A variety of professional photos From pictures of your […]

Be Prepared for Unexpected Power Outages

Be Prepared for Unexpected Power Outages

Are you prepared for the next big unexpected power outage? Power is necessary to run your business, but what happens when the power suddenly goes out? Your company could lose a ton of money. Having a plan in place will reduce downtime.

What constitutes as a power outage?

Short or long time periods of power loss in a particular area is considered a power outage.

A Resolution for Security: Facebook Firewall

A Resolution for Security: Facebook Firewall

Internet access provided to employees for business purposes is a necessity, but also leaves your company information and the entire network vulnerable to security risks.

Is productivity suffering because of social media?

Productivity severely suffers when employees engage in social activities online such as logging into Facebook several times a day, constantly making personal phone calls, and participating in office gossip.

5 Tips to Keep a Cyber-Attack Away from Shattering Your Holiday Sprit

5 Tips to Keep a Cyber-Attack Away from Shattering Your Holiday Sprit

Is your data safe from a cyber-attack? Hackers love small businesses and more than half of small business will fall victim to a cyber-attack in the next six to eight months. Take a look at these five tips to protect your company this holiday season. Why are small businesses a huge target? Most business owners do not feel threatened; therefore their security is minimal - making it easy for cyber thieves to obtain vital information, such as personal details and trade secrets.

3 Types of hackers you should know about

3 Types of hackers you should know about

What do you call someone who hunts for security gaps in computer hardware and software? A hacker, right? What about someone who presents their findings to vendors to help them improve the quality of their products? There is more than one type of hacker, and understanding the difference is important. A complicated history In the […]

Ways to safeguard your IoT devices

Ways to safeguard your IoT devices

Your Internet of Things (IoT) devices — smart TVs, security cameras, smart locks — add a level of convenience to your workplace, but they also make your systems more vulnerable to cyberattacks. That’s because they’re essentially potential entry points for hackers. Here are some ways to secure your IoT devices from a possible cyberattack. Set […]