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Stop Reading this Blog Post and Take a Break!

Stop Reading this Blog Post and Take a Break!

Yes, you read that correctly. We’d love for you to read this blog post, but first… TAKE A BREAK! Whether you spend a few minutes walking around your neighborhood or head to your kitchen to make a quick snack, studies have shown that giving your brain short...
The Hidden Danger in Bypassing the Basics

The Hidden Danger in Bypassing the Basics

There’s nothing basic about the business world that currently exists in light of the Covid-19 pandemic, and many Managed Service Providers (MSP’s) have been scrambling to create new models that allow employees and clients to continue working. Many of the...
Is Your MSP Putting You at Risk?

Is Your MSP Putting You at Risk?

In the current environment, Managed IT Service Providers (MSPs) have a bigger target painted on their backs than most small businesses do. Why is this? Cyber criminals have realized that the MSP’s connection into client’s networks (the very tool your MSP...
Is “Good Enough” Really Good Enough?

Is “Good Enough” Really Good Enough?

In the business world there are often situations where you have to settle, but in regards to selecting an IT support service, it’s imperative that you consider how much that settling could cost. If your company relies on technology, even just one hour of...
Your customers are calling… but nobody’s there.

Your customers are calling… but nobody’s there.

In the current environment, working from home has become commonplace, even for employees that had never before considered remote work to be an option. Because this shift occurred for many, quickly and without warning, many critical aspects were overlooked, namely the...
18 tips to smooth the path to working from home

18 tips to smooth the path to working from home

Wow, what a difference a few weeks makes! A couple of weeks ago it was full speed ahead with business as usual. No one really could have imagined how quickly so many of us have had to “lift and shift” our daily work modes (not to mention our entire life...
We Finally Found the Perfect Hard-to-Guess, but Easy-to-Remember Password…

How Confident Is Your Business In Recovering From A Breach?

Did you know that 90% of small businesses ignore data protection? Does this shock you as much as it shocks us? But implementing a proper security system is easier than you think. Check out this article to learn more about how you can build a strong defense against...
Small and Mid-Size Businesses Need to Focus on Cybersecurity

Small and Mid-Size Businesses Need to Focus on Cybersecurity

Contrary to popular opinion, small and mid-size businesses are at a greater risk for a cybersecurity attack than large corporations. But because many SMBs assume they’re not at risk, they rarely invest in security measures that could save their businesses. Read...