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How Google overcomes secure browsing issues

How Google overcomes secure browsing issues

It’s safe to say that malware attacks, phishing scams, and social media engineering practices are going nowhere fast. That means that, whether you are a home user or the owner or manager of a small or medium-sized business, if you choose to ignore safer online security practices you are putting your identity and the security of your company at serious risk.

Scenarios that might require BCP action

Scenarios that might require BCP action

Do you know when to invoke your Business Continuity Plan? A lot of business owners assume they know when it will be required, but the reality is that it can be hard to determine when a BCP is really necessary. It’s important you are able to assess what is taking place, and make an informed decision with regard to putting your continuity strategy into action.

Are You Ready For an IT Consultant? Here’s 4 Ways to Tell If You’re In Over Your Head!

Are You Ready For an IT Consultant? Here’s 4 Ways to Tell If You’re In Over Your Head!

IT is an increasingly complex business function, but many businesses still hesitate to bring in outside help. They're willing to tackle IT projects themselves, to the detriment of themselves and their businesses.

If you're considering bringing in an IT consultant, here are four simple ways to tell whether or not you're in over your head:
Your IT Budget is Spiraling Out of Control
Most businesses don't considering paying for a consultant when the budget is tight, but it actually makes a lot of sense.

4 Reasons Why Your Employees Are the Biggest Cyber Threat

4 Reasons Why Your Employees Are the Biggest Cyber Threat

When drawing up your cyber security plan, it's easy to focus on external threats. Hackers and malware are dangerous and need to be targeted, but they might not be your biggest cyber threat. Unfortunately, that distinction belongs to your employees.

Here are four reasons your employees might be your biggest cyber threat, and how you can help them be more secure:
Falling for Phishing Attempts
Phishing emails are a popular way for scammers to try and gain access to your valuable systems and accounts.

BYOD vs CYOD: Choosing the Right Solution for Your Business

BYOD vs CYOD: Choosing the Right Solution for Your Business

The concept of using personal devices for work has become increasingly common over the past decade. Employees use personal laptops to do a bit of work during the evening, and then grab their cell phone to check emails Saturday afternoon. IT Managers are left to ponder the implications of using these devices and their effect on budget, security, and efficiency.

Small Business BI: Making sense of customer information

Small Business BI: Making sense of customer information

You know it’s critical to understand your customers better than the competition. You’ve heard that gathering customer insights can boost that understanding. And you may have noticed a lot of buzz about business intelligence.

But what’s behind those concepts? And what do they mean for your business? Here’s the deal …

Business intelligence (BI) refers to the tools and techniques used to turn raw data into useful information for business analysis.