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It Takes A Village To Manage Your Tech

It Takes A Village To Manage Your Tech

THERE’S A PLACE YOU CAN GO


Different functions. Different technologies. Different approach. The tech in any small business is made up of a lot of parts and pieces. Apps, Devices, Networks, Services. Keeping all of these parts and pieces up and running and working well is no easy feat. Sure, cloud apps and services help to solve part of this. But you need a team to handle the rest.

10 Reasons Why You Need A Cloud-based Phone System

10 Reasons Why You Need A Cloud-based Phone System

HANGING ON THE TELEPHONE

Does your business have a cloud-based phone system? In today’s fast-paced business environment, efficiency is the name of the game, when it comes to communication. With the shift to the cloud over time, phone systems are now basically cloud apps. Cloud apps with many benefits.

Top 3 Strategies For Making Better Tech Decisions

Top 3 Strategies For Making Better Tech Decisions

GIT-R-DONE

Procrastinators are actually great planners. Procrastinators have the highly developed skill of getting stuff done at the last minute and getting their stuff done super-fast. But the problem is this… Procrastination and tech aren’t good bedfellows. Procrastination and tech don’t mix. And procrastination and tech don’t play well together.

Just Because You Can—Doesn't Mean You Should

Just Because You Can—Doesn't Mean You Should

STOP, LOOK, LISTEN

In the tech world, many things are possible. And that’s a good thing. But sometimes. Yes sometimes. It can lead to bad tech decisions. Take for example an old piece of equipment in your office. A good tech person can keep that old piece of equipment running. They can make it talk to other devices on your network. They can make it talk to other devices on the internet. But that doesn’t mean that it’s a good idea. And it doesn’t mean that you should do it.

Explaining The Unexplainable

Explaining The Unexplainable

WHAT ARE WORDS FOR?

Sometimes, the work I do with clients is just beyond words. And when it comes to tech… This can be a challenge. When meeting with clients sometimes they think I’m selling them something when I’m just trying to help. People are so used to being sold something that having an actual conversation can be difficult at times. I was meeting with a client last week reviewing a recent tech assessment I did for them.

Is Your Tech Guy Overloaded?

Is Your Tech Guy Overloaded?

HELP A BROTHER OUT

Is your tech guy overloaded? Not getting things done? Little things slipping through the cracks? Your email just got hacked? Your computers are running slow? Your business has no tech leadership? You sense something it wrong but can’t quite put your finger on it? If you answered yes to any of the above, it might be time to help your tech guy out.

Why Security Awareness Training Sucks

Why Security Awareness Training Sucks

THE HUMAN-FIREWALL

Cyber-Security and Information Security are huge topics in the tech world. For most tech guys, security is their favorite topic. Add to that, most tech guys think they’re experts at it. In order to protect a tech environment a tech guy will implement things like… Firewalls, Anti-Virus Software, Anti-Malware Software, Computer Policies, Content Filters, Spam Filters, Monitoring Systems, and the list goes on and on.