There are a lot of things that you need to be aware of as a business owner. You need to be sure that you're taking care of your employees, that your products are as high quality as possible, that you're marketing your business effectively, as well as dozens of...
Employee training isn’t the end-all, be-all of endpoint security for your business; you need to combine effective endpoint detection and response tools with employee training to create an effective security strategy for your business’s sensitive data. But, that said, people are the biggest point of vulnerability in most systems....
The internet and the business world are now one and the same. Without a steady web presence, you can be sure you won’t reach success. You need to get your head around various social media platforms, as well as producing a website.Make no mistake, though, that your website is...
Every business needs to protect itself from threats such as theft, fraud, supplier failure, or problems occurring due to damage through wear and tear or even natural disasters.  Risk is everywhere, and the true spirit of an entrepreneur is one of a risk taker, so it is assumed you...
It’s tough enough to survive in the world of business without succumbing to threats like security breaches and cybercrime. With more than 90 percent of startups failing, the last thing you want is to lose business or incur unexpected costs as a result of unwanted intruders. If you have...
A strong online presence is so important in 2017. Most businesses operate online, and to be successful online you need to find a way to ensure that your presence stands out. It needs to be strong and unshakeable. Even if you operate offline, a strong online presence can help...
Data breaches are no joke. Did you know that the average cost of a breach is $7 million for a US business? That’s some serious money, enough that no business can afford to throw it away without making any considerations. And those are just the financial costs!Fortunately, there is...
Most businesses have to use the internet to get by these days, but many don’t think that they are a target of online hackers and viruses just because they are small. This is false. Businesses of all sizes can become targets of hackers, scams, and malware, especially small businesses...
At this very second, somewhere in the world, a business is completing a transaction but will never see that money. Payment fraud is a serious and debilitating issue for many businesses, especially startups that rely on all incoming cash to grow. Unfortunately, U.S. merchants are far and away the...
One of the greatest challenges facing crown agencies in 2017 is balancing cybersecurity with transparency at the board level. Crown agency boards have a responsibility to provide strategic leadership and ensure the agency complies with legal requirements and regulations.On the one hand, there is no room for the possibility...