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...
There are quite a few reasons to spend time, effort, and money on data protection. They can include minimizing any sort of financial loss, being compliant with regulatory requirements, meeting expectations of your clients, and to maintain levels of productivity that are high. With computers becoming such an integral...
As a business owner, no decision made regarding your business is ever made lightly. Even when you are doing something as simple as shopping for electronics for your business, you are going to be faced with decisions like should you buy a secure USB flash drive or could you...
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...
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...
Compared to the past, today’s businesses have a much broader range of opportunities to take advantage of and this is due solely to advances in technology. Technology has diversified business objectives and made it possible for businesses to profit from simple actions, such as building a software application or...
If you’re a business owner, you will know how important it is to keep your employees, and your data, safe. Not only will you be liable if something happens as a result of your negligence, but you also have a lot of information that you have to protect from...
Nowadays, business owners have to be concerned with threats coming from all angles. As we live in such a digital age, cyber security threats have become a massive concern for companies, and rightly so. However, you should not enable this to let you take your eye off the ball...