5 Ways to Answer Questions Like a CEO

5 Ways to Answer Questions Like a CEO

In my work as a consultant, I’ve had the privilege of posing questions to over 1,000 business leaders. As a result, I’ve been on the receiving end of many great answers from some of the most respected CEOs on the planet. Unfortunately, I’ve also heard answers from less-skilled managers.

What Is Managed IT Services… And Why Should You Demand It From Your IT Services Company?

What Is Managed IT Services… And Why Should You Demand It From Your IT Services Company?

In today’s constantly shifting technological landscape, where fresh viruses and the new security patches designed to protect against them arrive by the week, it takes a proactive approach to stay abreast of all the changes. This is why, in 2019, more small to midsize businesses (SMBs) are ditching their outdated break-fix strategies and making the switch to a managed services provider (MSP) for their IT needs.

What To Do When a Network Disaster Strikes

What To Do When a Network Disaster Strikes

Let’s get your team back on track. Here are some preventative steps your business can take to minimize damage to your corporate local area networks (LAN), wide area networks (WAN), internet, or other wireless services:
Refer to a Network Disaster Recovery Plan
The first step is to prepare your key personnel on the next critical recovery steps.

Backup vs Business Continuity: What’s The Difference?

Backup vs Business Continuity: What’s The Difference?

What You Need To Know About The New Security Breach Notification Laws
It’s Monday morning and one of your employees notifies you that they lost their laptop at a Starbucks over the weekend, apologizing profusely. Aside from the cost and inconvenience of buying a new laptop, could you be on the hook for bigger costs, and should you notify all your clients? Maybe, depending on where you live and what type of data you had stored on that laptop.

Good Morale Means Profitability

Good Morale Means  Profitability

Employee morale is a fickle thing, going up and down seemingly without reason, a rollercoaster ride of emotions and profitability. Of course, you can’t control people’s emotions, but with the right approach, you can steer company morale consistently in the right direction.

Backup vs Business Continuity: What’s The Difference?

Backup vs Business Continuity: What’s The Difference?

How Do You Protect Your Business' CONTINUITY?

So, what exactly is business continuity? It is the planning and preparation of a company to make sure it has structure, process, and plans in place to overcome serious incidents or disasters in a timely manner in order to resume normal operations.

4 Ways Your Employees will Invite Hackers into Your Network

4 Ways Your Employees will Invite Hackers into Your Network

Cyber security is a complicated issue, no matter how you slice it, but one of the surest ways to reduce your risk and strengthen your defenses against hackers is to educate your team. Forewarned is forearmed, so make sure they fully understand the risks associated with the most common social engineering strategies.

2 Places You Should Never Cut Corners with IT

2 Places You Should Never Cut Corners with IT

Today’s technology empowers business owners in ways that would have seemed incredible even 10 years ago. With a humming network connecting your team to the rest of the world, and with just a few simple keystrokes, your organization can complete tasks that used to take days.

Cyber Security Checklist – Steps to Protect You and Your Business

Cyber Security Checklist – Steps to Protect You and Your Business

End of the Year Cyber Security Checklist
Cyber Crime is top of mind for all business owners. With 75% of all attacks against small to medium size businesses, your IT check list should be Cyber Security focused. Too often, we see Cyber Security treated as an IT issue rather than the strategic risk challenge it really is.

This is the #1 Security Threat To Your Business … And it WILL Happen To you

This is the #1 Security  Threat To Your Business … And it WILL Happen To you

Would you leave the front door of your business wide open every night? Of course you wouldn’t. When nobody’s at the office, you’ve got to protect your assets, usually behind locked doors, a complex security system and often even a network of CCTV cameras.