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Nature happens—but it doesn’t have to spell disaster for your business

Security isn’t always about saving your data from high-tech hackers. Sometimes, it’s about protecting your data so you can access it in the event of an emergency. If a natural disaster forced your business to close or go offline for an extended period of time, would you be able to access important files? Would you […]

Expert Insights to Small Business Disaster Preparedness [Video]

[column span=”12″] A survey in late 2011 showed that 73 percent of small businesses experience an IT outage per year, and 24 percent experience three to four outages a year. Sixty-six percent of the systems that had outages were mission-critical to the business. These outages can cut into your company’s revenue or damage its reputation. […]

6 Ways Outdated IT Can Be Costly for Your Business [Infographic]

As a business decision maker, it is very tempting to think of technology as a long term investment that you have to depreciate to it’s last penny. But what many fail to understand is that while it may seem less costly to wait around to upgrade computer hardware and software until absolutely necessary can have a […]

A Layered Cybersecurity Bean Dip to Protect Your Business

Layered security is a trendy topic among IT professionals, but non-technical executives usually know very little about it. Simply put, layered security is all about taking a multi-faceted, strategic approach to your organization’s cybersecurity and risk management processes. The basic concept behind layered security is that threats loom at many different levels inside and outside […]

4 Best Practices for Managing a Distributed Workforce

More than ever, it’s common for workforces to be distributed across many locations. Remote offices across the country are the norm, and having ancillary offices in another country is nothing unusual. Even employees in the same office as you are likely telecommuting at least a couple days a month. And no matter where your employees […]

Microsoft Office 365: Business Benefits & Strategic Value

In 2011, Microsoft completely revamped its subscription-based office suite, rebranding it as Office 365. Four years later, Microsoft Office 365 has evolved from a cloud-based Office subscription to something that provides businesses a great deal of value. Below, you’ll find everything you need to know about Office 365, and how your business can squeeze maximum […]

Five Excuses You Are Telling Yourself To Avoid Cyber Security In Your Business

In a recent article an FBI cybercrime official was quoted saying: “there are two categories of people: those who have been hacked and those who are going to be hacked.” Essentially it’s not a matter of if, but when. As a business owner, it’s up to you to decide how much exposure you are willing […]

Envision Consulting is Proud to Announce Envision Cybershield

We are proud to announce our new cybersecurity offering, Envision Cybershield. Envision Cybershield is an enterprise-level Malware Protection Solution for Small and Mid-sized Businesses. This new offering combines best-in-class malware protection products on the market to provide small and mid-sized businesses a robust, modern and hands-free layered malware defense solution. Envision Cybershield will provide businesses […]