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Business Disaster

There are many threats to the integrity of a small business, and not all of them are as dramatic as a cyberattack or a hurricane. Every small business needs to do a risk assessment to determine all the threats that exist that could bring harm. External threats are the ones that get the the most [...]

By | July 27th, 2016|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Business Disaster

Data Protection and Bring Your Own Device to Work

BYOD refers to a firm's policy of allowing employees to use their own personal phones, tablets and laptops for all their work applications.This is a pretty common policy, and it has many benefits, but it brings along risks. How are you addressing these risks?Here are some of the issues raised by BYOD A lost device [...]

By | July 20th, 2016|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Data Protection and Bring Your Own Device to Work

Everyday Human Error Can Affect Data Protection

Are you under the impression that data loss is all about putting up firewalls to protect against evil cyber attacks? Some of the biggest sources of data loss include sloppiness, human error, and just plain forgetfulness.What are some of the unglamorous things that we do every day that leave us vulnerable?PasswordsOld or easy passwords are [...]

By | July 13th, 2016|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Everyday Human Error Can Affect Data Protection

Disaster Recovery Plans: Do You Have One?

Disaster recovery and business continuity plans are issues that almost all small businesses fail to think about. More frequently, they decide they haven't the resources to address such "unthinkables."If your business was down for 1-2 days or more, what costs would you incur? Lost revenues and lost productivity – These are obvious. You won't make the money [...]

By | July 6th, 2016|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Disaster Recovery Plans: Do You Have One?

Why Small Businesses Shouldn’t Avoid

Why Small Businesses Shouldn't Avoid Making Disaster Recovery Plans.Entrepreneurs and small businesses, especially ones that are fairly new, often don't think about making plans to recover in case of a disaster. However, it is the smallest business that most likely has the fewest resources to fall back on in case of disaster.Why does this happen? [...]

By | June 29th, 2016|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Why Small Businesses Shouldn’t Avoid

Outsourcing? Really, It’s OK: How it can save time and money

Outsourcing? Really. Its OK: How it can save time and moneyAlmost by definition, small business owners and entrepreneurs cringe at the concept of outsourcing. Those who start their own companies like the control and autonomy it provides them. Unfortunately, that preference for control and autonomy may have some bad side-effects when it comes to IT.Small [...]

By | June 22nd, 2016|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Outsourcing? Really, It’s OK: How it can save time and money