7 Ways to Destress at Work (Really)

July 5th, 2017

Destress at work? Impossible! At least that’s how it might feel when you’re pounding the pavement and putting your nose to the grindstone to meet your ambitious goals.

But stress can impede progress. As popular as it is to say that hustle is the only way to win, hustling in the wrong way can actually hurt you more than help.

Warning: WannaCry Ransomware Outbreak

May 12th, 2017

News outlets and cyber-security firms are reporting a massive outbreak of ransomware infections worldwide, in countries including the US, UK, Russia, China and others. Many hospitals across England and Scotland have been attacked and taken offline.

The ransomware instance called WannaCry and variants has been newly detected in tens of thousands of instances by cyber-security firm Kaspersky.

Alert – Google Docs phishing attack

May 8th, 2017

If someone invites you to edit a file in Google Docs be vigilant — it may be spam from a phishing scheme that began spreading quickly last week. As detailed on Reddit, the attack sends targets an emailed invitation from someone they may know, takes them to a real Google sign-in screen, then asks them to “continue to Google Docs.” But this grants permissions to a (malicious) third-party web app that’s simply been named “Google Docs,” which gives phishers access to your email and address book.”

The Non-Negotiables of Small Business Backups

May 4th, 2017

Chances are you’ve heard the warnings before. You must backup your business data! As nice and necessary as these warnings sound, setting up a backup solution might be one of those tasks that continue to get pushed down your to-do list. And because of that, you might be questioning if you need a backup at all, or if the warnings are a little exaggerated.

What is Hosted VoIP (and Why Should You Care)?

April 26th, 2017

Consider this: What would your business look like if you had more flexibility to answer or make calls anywhere, anytime? With hosted VoIP, not only can you bring your office with you wherever you go, but you can also save money in the process.

Why you need to back up your mobile devices

April 20th, 2017

There was a time when mobile phones were used exclusively for calling and texting. Now, they can do so much more. Regardless of your level of tolerance or skill for managing documents in such a small gadget, mobile devices allow you to send and receive email, download and upload media files, store data, and even close business deals.

An essential checklist for WordPress users

April 19th, 2017

Wake up. Take a shower. Get dressed. These are just some of the numerous tasks we do every single day. They may not be fun, but they are essential to our daily routine. Managing a website is very much the same. By going through the necessary steps, you can ensure the speed and security of your website.