work

Top 5 Phrases Not to Say at Work

11/30/17

Our workplace, it can often be an overwhelming, frustrating and downright maddening place. The reality is that when we spend such a significant part of our lives somewhere, it’s bound to cause a few frustrations. Having work-related irritations is a very normal thing, the problems arise when we...

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spam

The Rebirth of Spam

11/29/17

For a time, it seemed like spam was on the way out...until it resurfaced with a new look and attacked again with a vengeance. John Christian at The Outline wrote a post that summarizes the state of the spam assault. In the early 2000s Bill Gates actually predicted that spam would be eradicated in...

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cloud

Taking Your UC to the Cloud

11/28/17

It seems for most companies today, everything they utilize is hosted somewhere in a cloud instead of a data center or server. You may be wondering why changing over to cloud-based services is so popular? Or, perhaps you like the way your business is structured, and you just don’t understand the...

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data

Secure Data Solutions: Prepare Your Small Business for a Data Breach

11/22/17

It seems as if no business is safe from falling victim to a data breach anymore. Target, Apple, Equifax and a host of others have found themselves at the arms of hackers looking to steal, sell and compromise confidential information and data. And it isn’t just big companies either, in a recent...

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money

Could a Business VOIP Solution Save You Money?

11/21/17

Any change to your business means assessing the initial cost, the long term costs, and the potential savings. Your company's phone system is critical to your ability to run your business efficiently - connecting with clients and customers reliably. If you switch to a VoIP system, will that help or...

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communication solution

Do You Have a Communication Solution in Place for Natural Disasters?

11/15/17

Putting a natural disaster plan together can be a daunting process - it's time-consuming and daunting. However, anyone who has experienced a crisis like Hurricane Harvey or the recent wildfires of Northern California would probably agree that having a plan in place helps to ensure the least...

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email

The Future of Email in Business

11/14/17

If you were to ask most tech-savvy business professionals 10 years ago if email would still be one of the primary business communication solutions, they would have probably said they had their doubts. However, as the years have gone on, email has established that it has some serious staying power....

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Netflix

Netflix Users hit by Phishing Email Scam

11/13/17

According to Wired Magazine, nearly 110 million Netflix subscribers are the target of a new phishing email scam. Users are receiving an email notifying users to update their account to avoid suspension. They are then directed to a fake Netflix landing page prompting them to enter billing...

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employees

Fostering Communications Between IT and Non-Tech Employees

11/10/17

Across all job titles, regions, and industries, the communication happening between IT and their non-IT coworkers is often described as insufficient. And according to a recent Executive Council benchmark survey, only four out of 100 IT leaders believe they are effectively communicating with their...

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data

How the Right Data Solutions Can Keep Employees Motivated

11/08/17

Keeping employees motivated during all times of the year but it can be especially challenging over the holidays with some team members out on vacation and ongoing festivities taking a toll on employee energy levels. There are a lot of ways to keep employees motivated and you have probably heard a...

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