Category Archives: Business Continuity

4 Ways to Improve Business Cybersecurity

It might start with an email, or a private message on Facebook. The correspondence may seem legit, but when a small business owner clicks a link in that message, the unthinkable happens. A hacker infects their device with malware. That malware spreads to other devices across the network, which puts the entire company’s data at […]

Advantages of Cloud Computing

Cost-savings, enhanced security, and scalability are just some of the reasons companies large and small should consider the advantages of cloud computing. Consider these five real-time benefits that come with cloud computing.  Cost-Savings The initial investment in cloud-based IT solutions is much lower than that of an in-house equivalent. Therefore, you may avoid purchasing most […]

Cybercrime is Evolving, So Should Your Business

It’s no longer just big companies that are being targeted by hackers. As the pandemic has pushed most businesses around the globe towards digitalization, small and medium-sized businesses are becoming more vulnerable to cybercrime.  While hackers continuously evolve, companies must learn how to keep their primary source of income safe from all forms of cyber […]

Small Business Cybersecurity Tips

IT specialist holding a phone making a website secure for payment

Many small business owners have had a tough year, so focusing on small business cybersecurity is probably not the greatest priority. However, cybercrime is a problem that business owners can’t ignore for much longer, even if their business isn’t a large corporation. The statistics are terrifying: More reports of identity theft occurred in 2020 than […]

What COVID-19 Has Taught Us About Business Continuity

The COVID-19 pandemic hit the world by storm. Previous to March 2020, many businesses could not have envisioned how a pandemic would affect them. In the wake of the ongoing pandemic, many businesses have had to shut their doors. Many businesses have lost revenue and declared bankruptcy, and some are still struggling to make ends […]

Checklist for Reopening the Workplace After COVID-19

General guidance and a step-by-step checklist for reopening your business after COVID-19 About this guide As countries, states, and cities begin to ease lockdown restrictions, this checklist for reopening businesses can help you jumpstart your return. You and your employees have been quarantined in your homes for the past few days weeks months, and now […]

Envision’s Ultimate Guide to Working From Home

General guidance, tips, and resources for employees during the COVID-19 outbreak About this guide We created this “Guide to working from home” to provide clients and our broader community with guidance, tips, and resources during the COVID-19 outbreak. We recognize that as more organizations need to require staff to work remotely, there are unique challenges […]

The Hidden Costs of Hiring the Wrong Managed IT Support Company

In general, hiring the wrong person for any job comes with regrets later on. While the reasons for recruiting and the circumstances surrounding the entire hiring process may be different, the fact is a bad hire means terrible business and some nonfinancial costs. In this case, we are talking about the wrong managed IT support […]

6 Ways You Can Still Lose Business Data in Office 365

Office 365 Backups

For decades, Office 365 has been the standard productivity tool for businesses and other organizations. Sure, Microsoft Office 365 has robust backup capabilities to ensure smooth business operations. There is no doubt Office 365 offers great business solutions and is quite cost-effective for managing business e-mails, data, and collaboration among teams. However, these functionalities are […]

5 Ways the Equifax Data Breach is a Warning to all Businesses

small business data breach

The Equifax data breach shook everyone. Personal information such as names, birth dates, social security numbers, and addresses, as well as driver’s license numbers of some consumers, were stolen. About 143 million U.S. consumers were affected in what is one of the biggest data breach attacks in history. Equifax revealed that there was unauthorized access […]