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Five business continuity mistakes

May 26th, 2015
Five business continuity mistakes

Every business owner knows that having a business continuity plan in place is crucial to the success of their organization. Yet even if your business continuity framework is at the ready, when the unexpected does happen the question that many overlook is how confident they are in taking care of the backbone of the business — their employees? With that in mind, let’s take a look at the five deadly business continuity mistakes to avoid at all costs.

Securing healthcare data

May 25th, 2015
Securing healthcare data

Healthcare institutions today are increasingly opting for mobile devices to increase their employees’ productivity and collaboration, and to deliver better patient care and customer service. Yet the benefits come with the potential risks of data breaches and threats.

5 mistakes to avoid when investing in IT

May 25th, 2015
5 mistakes to avoid when investing in IT

As a small or medium sized business owner, you likely have your hands full. Between managing your staff, looking for growth opportunities and keeping clients happy, you probably have little time to dedicate to new technology purchases. Being so busy, it can be easy to make a mistake when choosing an IT solution.

Twitter increases business exposure

May 25th, 2015
Twitter increases business exposure

Much of a business owner’s attention in social media marketing is directed towards Facebook. But Twitter is also a great platform to focus your marketing efforts on – and, when implemented properly, could give you a high return on investment in the long run.

Apple launches new iPad campaign

May 22nd, 2015
Apple launches new iPad campaign

In a clear attempt to rekindle its waning iPad sales, Apple has launched a new marketing campaign to attract more potential buyers. Apple has revealed that its iPad sales are declining, from 16.4 million units last year to 12.6 million units in this year.

The importance of online reputation

May 22nd, 2015
The importance of online reputation

Social media has grown to a great extent in the last decade, revolutionizing the Internet through its ability to connect people and open new business opportunities. Many companies are now aware of the importance of establishing an online presence, and so have created business accounts on various social media platforms.

Office 2016’s new head-turning features

May 21st, 2015
Office 2016’s new head-turning features

Its release is still months away, but there’s reason to get excited about Office 2016. The latest version of Microsoft’s classic application package is adding new features designed specifically for today’s modern workforce, who are more mobile and collaborative than any generation before.

Tips to increase employee productivity

May 20th, 2015
Tips to increase employee productivity

With social media distractions, difficult-to-monitor remote employees, and increasing numbers of staff working on personal tasks at the office, achieving maximum team productivity can seem virtually impossible. So what can the business owner do? Here are a few tips that are sure to have your staff more focused and producing results.

Mobile Twitter usage continues to grow

May 15th, 2015
Mobile Twitter usage continues to grow

We all know mobile is big – and still growing. Any business serious about leveraging the internet in its marketing efforts – whether that be through social media or otherwise – needs to be putting serious effort into the mobile compatibility of its campaigns.

Windows 10’s powerful new features

May 14th, 2015
Windows 10’s powerful new features

Windows 8 was a disappointment. The user interface was too complex for general users and many critics were not impressed with Windows 8’s features. And so Microsoft plans to leave the Windows 8 blunder behind and move on to Windows 10. Numerous changes have been made and new features added to Microsoft’s new flagship operating system.