How to Determine How Much Your Employees’ Time Is Worth

Posted by Ben Spector on 15-Dec-2017 15:32:51

There are often extra tasks that need to be done in a business. To determine whether it is best to do them in-house or outsource them, it helps to know what your employees’ time is worth. Here is a straightforward calculation you can use.

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Topics: solutions, Business operations, News, business, Small Business

Hackers Are Masquerading as Trusted Business Contacts

Posted by Ben Spector on 04-Dec-2017 13:15:38

 

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Topics: Cloud Computing, Business operations, IT, IT Support, News, phishing, ransomware, theft, anti virus, business, computers, cyber, cyber threats, cyberattack, cybercrime, email, fraud, Passwords, protection, Cyber Security

How to Make Working from Home Work for SME Businesses

Posted by Ben Spector on 02-Dec-2017 11:25:37

Improvements in technology, combined with people seeking a better work/life balance, has meant more and more people want to work from home. Letting people work remotely can have big advantages for your business, from attracting job applicants to improving productivity. However, many smaller businesses struggle with the idea of having people work away from the office where they can’t be supervised, so having the right systems in place is essential. Here are some tips to ensure you are getting the best from your remote workers.

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Topics: Cloud Computing, firewall, solutions, Business operations, cyber crime, Data, helpdesk, IT, News, policy, anti virus, business, computers, cyberattack, managed, Passwords, protection, Small Business, Windows, Cyber Security

5 Ways Your Business Can Reduce IT Energy Costs

Posted by Ben Spector on 29-Nov-2017 21:13:56

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Topics: network, solutions, Business operations, IT Support, News, business, computers, protocols, Small Business

4 Ways to Improve Productivity in Your Business

Posted by Ben Spector on 20-Nov-2017 21:27:05

Simply telling employees to "work harder" or "work faster" will do little to improve their productivity. Here are four things you can do that will be effective.

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Topics: Cloud Computing, Email Solutions, firewall, network, solutions, Business operations, Data, IT, IT Support, News, policy, apps, business, computers, cyberattack, email, Passwords, protocols, Small Business, Cyber Security

How to Customize Windows 10’s Lock Screen

Posted by Ben Spector on 15-Nov-2017 21:49:38

With just a little bit of effort, you can make Windows 10’s lock screen more functional and visually appealing to you. Learn how you can change the background image, remove the ads, add app status reports, and put Cortana on the lock screen.

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Topics: Cloud Computing, Business operations, News, apps, business, computers, Windows

Should You Store Servers Onsite or Switch to Cloud Computing?

Posted by Ben Spector on 27-Oct-2017 20:17:25

Should You Store Servers Onsite or Switch to Cloud Computing?

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Topics: Cloud Computing, servers, solutions, Business operations, Data, Data Backup, News, business, computer, computers, cyberattack, protection, protocols, Small Business, Cyber Security

Four Ways to Enhance Your Business's Data Security

Posted by Ben Spector on 20-Oct-2017 12:33:51

As more and more businesses in Wimbledon migrate to the online world to take advantage of e-commerce, the number of cyber criminals increases. Hackers want to access your data for all sorts of reasons, from individuals looking to drain your bank account to companies trying to steal your clients. If you want to keep your business safe, you need to protect your data and don't underestimate what people will do to penetrate your system.

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Topics: Cloud Computing, firewall, network, Business operations, Data, News, phishing, ransomware, theft, anti virus, business, computers, cyberattack, cybercrime, email, GDPR, Passwords, protection, protocols, Small Business, Cyber Security

What are the advantages and disadvantages of Cloud Storage?

Posted by Ben Spector on 21-Aug-2017 14:33:53

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What are the advantages and disadvantages of Cloud Storage?

The Pros and Cons of Moving Your Email Services to the Cloud

Email is an essential communication tool for most businesses. While email services have traditionally been provided on-premises, an increasing number of companies are moving their email services to the cloud. Almost 60 percent of businesses worldwide now use either Microsoft Office 365 or Google G Suite, according to the Bitglass 2016 Cloud Adoption Report. Office 365 is deployed in 34.8 percent of organizations, while G Suite is used by 24.5 percent.

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Topics: Cloud Computing, Email Solutions, Business operations, News, business, email, G Suite, Office 365

How to Reduce Your Costs If Your Data Is Breached

Posted by Ben Spector on 21-Jul-2017 11:49:00

Being prepared for a data breach can save your business a great deal of money if one occurs. Discover what the top three preparations are and the extent to which they can reduce data breach costs.

Data breaches are occurring at record pace in 2017 in the United States and other parts of the world. Taking preventive measures, such as locking down your network, using security software, and creating strong passwords, can make it much harder for cybercriminals to infiltrate your business. However, despite your best efforts to prevent a data breach, your company might still experience one. This is partly due to the fact that data breaches are not always the result of cyberattacks. They are also caused by human error, system glitches, and malicious insiders.

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Topics: Data Breach, Disaster Recovery, firewall, solutions, Business operations, Data Backup, helpdesk, IT, IT Support, theft, business, cyberattack, fraud, Small Business, Windows, budgeting, costs, File Sharing, Cyber Security

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