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After Hour Emails and Their Impact On Your Team

Oct 21, 2021

For many knowledge workers, one of the benefits of the pandemic and the change to more of a remote "Work From Home" approach has been how much more control they have over their own schedules. Want to do a quick load of laundry or have to hop off ...

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7 Things You Should Know About Cyber Liability Insurance

Sep 23, 2021

If there’s one thing that the recent ransomware attack on Kaseya has pointed out, MSPs - and for that matter every organization - needs to take cybersecurity seriously, protecting themselves with the appropriate tools, processes, and policies. But ...

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Finding the Balance Between Cybersecurity & Convenience

Sep 02, 2021

Cybersecurity threats are on the rise with each passing year, bringing higher levels of incidents that threaten businesses of all sizes. Whether you’re the smallest “mom and pop” business or are among the largest international corporations or ...

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8 Things To Know About Microsoft Teams

Apr 29, 2021

The global workforce has seen a shocking and rapid switch to remote work during the COVID-19 pandemic. But, as it turns out, that shift isn't going to be temporary. The pandemic only accelerated a trend towards flex working that many are calling ...

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Small Business Technology Trends and Challenges for 2021

Apr 08, 2021

As a small business, you may not be at the forefront of developing technology as much as an enterprise-level business, but technology still plays a vital role in the growth and efficiency of your organization. Given how much things have changed last ...

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The Difference Between Running Your IT and Securing Your IT

Oct 01, 2020

When it comes to IT management and IT support, there's an often overlooked aspect to addressing this. Simply put, it's how securing it comes into play.  And while there's a significant difference between these two activities, it's all too often ...

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4 Tips For Buying Cyber Liability Insurance

Jan 02, 2020

When you buy a house or a car, you’re sure to purchase adequate insurance to protect both in the case that something bad happens. For your business, I'm sure you also have insurance to protect various aspects of it.  I wish I could say that this ...

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11 IT Buzzwords You Should Be Aware Of

Nov 07, 2019

More and more, IT is becoming buzzword after buzzword and (no pun intended, my apologies to Google's parent company) the alphabet soup of acronyms. While it's unreasonable for any of us in the industry to expect that those not in the industry to use ...

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The Cost of Doing Nothing – Why Your Old Hardware is Costing You

Jul 05, 2019

We know that the cost of technology for your organization can quickly add up. In addition to your initial technology investment, you have the ongoing costs related to IT services like monitoring,  maintenance, support, backup, and cybersecurity ...

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Why Vulnerability Management Is Important for CPAs

Sep 20, 2018

Vulnerability management is a critical, yet often overlooked, component of a Los Angeles certified public accountant’s (CPA’s) security posture. Protecting their clients’ sensitive personally identifiable information (PII) and financial data is a ...

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8 Technology Apps Everyone Should Use

Jul 31, 2018

Technology applications (technology apps) for smartphones and other mobile devices have become a part of everyday life for many users. The broad category of “mobile apps” can include tech apps for iPhone, Android devices, Windows, and other ...

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