How to Set Your Small Business IT Up For Growth

2019-01-24T20:23:23-06:00

Reduce costs while getting the right technology for every phase of your business growth The only constant is change, especially when it comes to the technology we use to help run our businesses. And the pace of that change is constantly accelerating, whether as a result of major innovations like cloud computing or the impact of economic events. Technology should be an asset—one that helps you to anticipate, manage, and respond quickly to change. Technology should also help your organization reduce costs and get more from the investments you make. When it comes to growing with greater efficiency, there are some [...]

How to Set Your Small Business IT Up For Growth 2019-01-24T20:23:23-06:00

Cybersecurity 101

2019-01-24T20:22:27-06:00

  According to the Wall Street Journal, over 34,000 computer security incidents occur every day – and 62 percent of those incidents involve breaches of small and medium-sized businesses.* Learn more about the rising threat to small and midsize businesses, and five ways you can help your customers protect their businesses. Download the complete Cybersecurity 101 guide! Overview of the business of cybercrime How Cybercrime as a Service has changed cybercrime Tips to protect your business Step 1: Strengthen your computer’s defenses Never turn off your computer’s firewall. Turning it off—even for a minute—increases risk. A firewall creates a [...]

Cybersecurity 101 2019-01-24T20:22:27-06:00

What Is The Cloud and Is It Right For My Small Business?

2019-01-24T20:21:10-06:00

  Simply put, the cloud is the delivery of computing services—servers, storage, databases, networking, software, analytics, and more—over the Internet (“the cloud”). Cloud computing is a big shift from the traditional way businesses think about IT resources. What is it about cloud computing? Why is cloud computing so popular?  Download the cloud 101 infographic! Uses of the cloud You’re probably using cloud computing right now, even if you don’t realize it. If you use an online service to send email, edit documents, watch movies or TV, listen to music, play games, or store pictures and other files, it’s likely [...]

What Is The Cloud and Is It Right For My Small Business? 2019-01-24T20:21:10-06:00

Microsoft Updates: May 2017

2017-04-30T10:34:49-06:00

  Updated feature: Company Shareable Links will now open in SharePoint and OneDrive for Business Published On: April 10, 2017 Microsoft announcement: We’re updating Company Shareable Links (the type of sharing links that are only accessible to users in your company) so that non-Office files such as pictures, videos and PDFs are going to be displayed in the SharePoint/OneDrive for Business user experience instead of automatically downloading the file or opening it in the browser. This will take advantage of all of our new web previewers, and is going to be a better collaboration experience for all your users. We are [...]

Microsoft Updates: May 2017 2017-04-30T10:34:49-06:00

Microsoft Updates: March 2017

2017-03-31T10:24:53-06:00

New feature: Skype for Business Online Voicemail Transcription Published On: March 27, 2017 Expires On: April 26, 2017 Skype for Business Online Voicemail Transcription is a new Office 365 feature. This feature will be released to all customers on March 31, 2017. This message is associated with Office 365 Roadmap ID 55889. How does this affect me? Voicemail Transcription will be enabled by default for all customers. Once it is released, users will receive a transcription of their voicemails in the email body. You can disable this feature at any time from your configuration. What do I need to do to [...]

Microsoft Updates: March 2017 2017-03-31T10:24:53-06:00

New Microsoft Teams Is Officially Here- What Makes It Different From Other Collaboration Tools?

2017-03-30T13:54:19-06:00

  Microsoft recently released its new collaboration tool, Microsoft Teams, as part of the Office 365 suite. March 14th Microsoft Teams was launched publicly and the tool is now widely available to Office 365 business and enterprise users. With all the collaboration tools on the market, what makes this new product so exciting? It’s a lot like Slack- except included for FREE with your Office 365 business or enterprise accounts. It has all the features that have made Slack such a hit in the past few years. To start with the user-friendly interface is very similar and it also uses the [...]

New Microsoft Teams Is Officially Here- What Makes It Different From Other Collaboration Tools? 2017-03-30T13:54:19-06:00

4 Things to Look for in a CRM for Your SMB

2017-02-24T14:54:26-06:00

  Choosing the correct CRM for your small business is a complicated decision. There are many factors to consider and making the wrong choice can be a costly mistake. Once you have selected a CRM it will become an intricate part of your company’s operations. I have laid out 4 factors that we have found critical to selecting the right CRM for our small business clients. Is it scalable? Small to medium size businesses always should be thinking of the future. Adopting a new CRM can be a daunting process, with the time it takes to train staff and figuring out [...]

4 Things to Look for in a CRM for Your SMB 2017-02-24T14:54:26-06:00

5 Great Resources To Kick Off National Entrepreneurship Week

2017-02-17T14:26:15-06:00

  Did you know, over six million new businesses launch every year. As a Silver Partner, we are joining Microsoft in celebrating entrepreneurs next week. National Entrepreneurship Week (NEW) arrives February 20-24, 2017, and Microsoft is taking the lead to create community awareness in celebrating entrepreneurs across the U.S. They are kicking off a full week of free workshops, content, webcasts, events and more from a large community of supporters including: Wix, Yelp, LinkedIn, Dun & Bradstreet, and many more. Be sure to check www.wininbizweek.com for regular updates, resources, and events. You can join in the conversation on Twitter by hashtagging [...]

5 Great Resources To Kick Off National Entrepreneurship Week 2017-02-17T14:26:15-06:00