You have many priorities as a small business owner. One of the last things that many small businesses think about is their security. They are so busy focusing on marketing and accounting, that it doesn’t dawn on them how important security is. Unfortunately, the importance of security precautions only became...
When you are on those first tentative steps to becoming an entrepreneur, you need to ensure that as part of your business plan you have the preparation at the forefront of every procedure. In business, preparation is one of the most vital tools to keep you sailing by a...
Is there any denying that the threat of identity theft is a very real one? It is something that we are reading more and more about all of the time. The last thing we want is for you to fall victim to this. With that being said, read on...
Entrepreneurs and business owners face many threats in the modern world. Identifying the risks and limiting them as much as possible is essential if you want to succeed well into the future. However, those just starting out who have no experience might struggle when it comes to putting preventative...
In August, TechRepublic published a very concerning article about the state of ransomware. The technology blog reported that ransomware attacks against businesses had increased by a whopping 365% since the summer of 2018. A lot of leading indicators suggest that the threat of ransomware will increase even further in...
Obviously, your business is not a Fortune 500 company. And no one is expecting you to act like it is. But even as a one-person startup, there is a lot you can learn from enterprise-caliber organizations. You need to take matters such as HR, bookkeeping, and marketing every bit as...
Given how difficult it is to build a successful business, it’s imperative that you protect it all times. Allowing problems to surface will disrupt your progress and could ruin your reputation to put the future of the company at risk. When thinking about protection, it’s only natural to think about...
No matter what sort of company you are, there is a good chance you are storing and using a lot of data. The volume of information and data created has increased exponentially in the past few years, and this is expected to continue in the future. However, managing all...
Buildings all around the country are at risk of break-ins, theft, cyber threats and other crimes, and offices are no exception. This is because they are often home to expensive equipment and sensitive information that criminals desire. When you are aware of this ever-present threat, it is easy to...
In October 2010, Microsoft launched the “To the Cloud” advertising campaign. Almost as quickly as it started, it became the butt of jokes. It still is for those who remember it. Lucky for Microsoft, that would be precious few. Everything about that campaign was horrendous. One of the big mistakes was...