How artificial intelligence can help your small business

These days, artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning aren’t science fiction anymore, but many people still see these nigh-miraculous technological advances only as tools of big business and governments. Like the internet and the telegram before it, AI has developed to the point where it is accessible by the masses, and many small businesses are now using artificial intelligence to disrupt markets left and right.

5 Tips to help small businesses secure themselves on social media

Social media adoption has skyrocketed from just 5% of American adults in 2005 to 72% in 2019. For many of these users, checking their social media accounts is already a part of their daily routine. They use social media to connect with their friends and family, entertain themselves, share information, and also stay updated with the news.

World Backup Day: Why you should backup your data

Have you backed up your data lately?

If you haven’t, then you should take the World Backup Day Pledge: “I solemnly swear to back up my important documents and precious memories on March 31st. I will also tell my friends and family about World Backup Day — friends don't let friends go without a backup.

Why it’s a good idea to hire someone to hack your business

Penetration testing is the only time you’d want someone to hack into your system. The practice involves having specialists hack and challenge your system’s security measures and controls. These specialists search for exploitable vulnerabilities, whether these are in your network’s operating system (OS), its misconfigurations, or even the behavior of its end users.

6 Considerations for employee training

Training your employees is one of the best ways to keep them driven and encourage their loyalty. It also improves their performance and makes them more valuable. The perfect employee training program has yet to be developed, but one that’s likely to succeed and have the best effect should have the following components:

#1. Needs assessment
At the end of the day, your employee training program must provide value to your company.

Which Microsoft Office 365 plan is best for your business?

Microsoft Office has been the industry standard in workplace productivity software for almost three decades and, unsurprisingly, it’s changed quite a bit over the years.
For starters, most users access Office applications through a cloud-based month-to-month subscription plan, rather than making a one-off purchase.

4 Tips for adopting Microsoft Teams in your business

Technology is evolving at a fast pace, and many businesses are having a hard time keeping up. It’s also transforming the way we work. Far from the restrictions of the 9-to-5 workday and the office desk, the workforce is now truly globalized and more connected than ever before.

Increase productivity with Office 365 and Surface

Microsoft recently showcased Surface, a line of touchscreen-based laptops and tablets that run on the latest version of Windows. These gadgets boast compact builds, sharp displays, and other top-of-the-line specifications. And the best part is, all of these devices can integrate seamlessly with Office 365 to help you achieve optimum productivity. Here’s what you can […]

Identity and access management 101

Whether it be cloud, mobile, or on-premises, every technology you use stores confidential data that are accessed by your employees. So how do you guarantee the safety of said data from cyberthreats like identity theft, phishing attacks, and more? Identity and access management (IAM) is the answer, and here’s why. What is IAM? Identity and […]