How to Keep Your Intellectual Property from Walking out the Door Never to be Seen Again

Did you know your company’s intellectual property can include employee know-how? With the great resignation in full swing, are your patents, copyrights, and trade secrets, including employee know-how, safe? Here’s … Continue reading How to Keep Your Intellectual Property from Walking out the Door Never to be Seen Again

A Few Basics on How to Achieve the Best Technology Choices for Your Company

Does it seem technology moves at light speed, and your company is falling behind? Don’t worry; it depends on how you look at it. Big data, AI, and mobile technology … Continue reading A Few Basics on How to Achieve the Best Technology Choices for Your Company

Do You Know All the Apps Sniffing Around In Your Business’ Network?

Do you know what mobile apps access your business network? A recent report issued by NetSkope indicated 97% of cloud apps are uncontrolled freebies. With many working from home due … Continue reading Do You Know All the Apps Sniffing Around In Your Business’ Network?

How Hash and Encryption Algorithms Replaced Secret Messages to Protect Business Databases and fend off Cybercriminals

Cybercriminals continue to attack governments and companies around the world. It’s a global problem, and it’s growing. In the first quarter of 2021, companies in Australia, the US, Taiwan, and … Continue reading How Hash and Encryption Algorithms Replaced Secret Messages to Protect Business Databases and fend off Cybercriminals

A Guide to Risk Management and Tools to Keep Your Small Business out of Hot Water

COVID-19, cryptocurrencies, and a giant ship stuck in the Suez Canal. It seems we’re navigating a slew of risks recently. Small businesses suffered at the hands of these economic disruptions. … Continue reading A Guide to Risk Management and Tools to Keep Your Small Business out of Hot Water

How to Navigate the PPP Loan Process so It Turns Out As You Planned

The hanky-panky surrounding the first and second round of PPP last year led the SBA to tighten screening for fraud in the process for 2021. The result is snafus that … Continue reading How to Navigate the PPP Loan Process so It Turns Out As You Planned

How Blockchain Can Help Your Small Business Now and in the Future

This article title caught my attention the other day; Garbage Is Using Blockchain. Another article listed managed blockchain as a popular trend for this year. With Bitcoin soaring, it’s no surprise the underlying technology … Continue reading How Blockchain Can Help Your Small Business Now and in the Future

What It Means When a Hacker Opens the Backdoor to Your Business Network and How to Shut It

Has a hacker constructed a backdoor in your network? The attack on Microsoft’s Exchange Server email software is all over the news because hackers used its vulnerabilities to establish backdoors. … Continue reading What It Means When a Hacker Opens the Backdoor to Your Business Network and How to Shut It

The Secret Ingredient in the Best Technology for Small Business

I once spent hours pulling together three reports to generate one critical supply chain report for management. Why? A consultant convinced the business an ERP system they tweaked could handle … Continue reading The Secret Ingredient in the Best Technology for Small Business

The Best Ways to Use Phishing Attack Tests Without Hooking and Landing Your Employees

A phishing attack test? Yes, a great way to educate employees about the dangers of phishing and how to recognize it. The emphasis should be on educating, not criticizing. What’s … Continue reading The Best Ways to Use Phishing Attack Tests Without Hooking and Landing Your Employees

During Pandemic Times, A Few Ways a VoIP Network Can Help Your Business

VoIP, or Voice over Internet Protocol. With mobile phones and Wi-Fi, I thought VoIP was old news. Not so, and it’s especially relevant in these pandemic times. VoIP networks transmit … Continue reading During Pandemic Times, A Few Ways a VoIP Network Can Help Your Business