If you’re not already aware, let this be your warning now: Windows 7 will no longer be supported by Microsoft as of January 14, 2020. What does this mean? Windows will no longer receive security updates. The software you depend on may no longer be supported or receive updates on these machines as well. This … Continue reading Windows 7
Hi all, I’ve spent a lot of time thinking about the holidays coming up, in part because I struggle in a somewhat unusual way as a business owner. Ideologically, I’m no Warren Buffett or Donald Trump. Rather, I’m a strong proponent of the synergistic model of doing business. It’s not about outdoing your competition, but … Continue reading Holiday Promo: The Gift Of Giving
You know those online booking systems that allow you to set up an appointment with a company without having to call someone? We have that now! I’m very pleased to announce that you can book meetings with me online without having to pick up the phone. Whether you want to set up a Phone Call, … Continue reading Now Introducing Self-Service Online Booking!
We help a lot of clients, most of whom are small businesses. Many of us know we need to protect our data. We often take the most basic steps to protect ourselves against data loss, whether it’s using cloud services, system or cloud backups. We even know that just making copies of critical files to … Continue reading Are You Protected?
Come Check It Out I’m very pleased to announce that I was a guest star on a videocast (and podcast) run by Nicole Hanusek and Danielle Iera with Smack Happy Design, and I’ve love for you to check it out! In this episode, we spoke at length about online security and password management. How to … Continue reading I’m in a Videocast!
Using Hangouts First off, if you’re using G Suite or a Gmail account but don’t know about Hangouts, you’re missing out! It sits in the bottom left corner of your Gmail browser window and will notify you when someone messages you using it. (If you’re not accessing your Gmail through the web browser, we should … Continue reading Supercharge Communication With G Suite
I’m often asked the same kind of question by many clients: What do you recommend? Whether it’s a monitor or a hard drive, I’m often asked to send my recommendation for what to buy. But what about those who don’t ask? Wouldn’t it be great to see what we’d recommend in one convenient place? Therefore, I’m … Continue reading Introducing our “Top Picks”!
What is it, and Why is it helpful? One of the services we offer is called Proactive Prevention, and it can be a lifesaver in many ways. However, you may not understand how it helps. Or perhaps you understand what it does, but don’t see that it provides sufficient value. That said, I learned … Continue reading Proactive Prevention
What are they, and why should you care? One of the more recent additions to my lexicon of advice to – well, pretty much everyone – has been that Password Managers are king. While we typically suggest setting up LastPass, that’s jumping the gun a little. After all, it’s nice to know you should use it, … Continue reading Password Managers
As we celebrate the arbitrary turning over of the odometer from 2017 to 2018 (which, incidentally, has no astronomical significance – don’t believe me? How about Neil deGrasse Tyson?), it nevertheless provides us with a clean slate and a chance to change things for the better. Now, my New Year’s Resolution is nothing business-related (I’m … Continue reading Better Services for a Better Year!