How Managed IT Services Could Solve Your Cybersecurity Woes

Often small and medium businesses do not have access to the staff or resources to manage their cybersecurity successfully, leading to SMBs being easy targets for online hackers.

One simple mistake or overlooked issue could lead to malicious activity being undetected, which can be detrimental to small operations who couldn't handle the brunt of downtime or financial loss.

Why You Need Internet Filtering For Your Business

Internet filtering - or content control software - isn't only for your teenager's laptop. A web filter is also extremely beneficial to your business, increasing productivity, limiting distractions and reducing the risk of malware.
The techy bit.
What is an internet filter?
A web filter is designed to block specific content you don't want your team viewing during office hours.

A Reminder To Delete What’s On Your Old USB Sticks

New research shows that a large number of people don't realise the dangers of leaving information on old USB sticks.

In a recent study, 200 USB drives (half from the US and the other half from the UK) were purchased second-hand.

Scarily, one in five of the devices studied contained information that identified the owner.

5 Common Disaster Recovery Myths

Disaster recovery plans (DRPs) are often pushed aside by business owners who believe - for whatever reason - they're not worth the money or their business doesn't need one.

We've spoken before on this blog about why disaster recovery plans are necessary, but here's a brief overview.

How To Boost Your Cloud Security

The cloud. The word that seems to be on everyone's lips.

Heck, we've spoken about it on this blog multiple times.

In 2017, it was estimated that 1.8 billion people use cloud services in their personal lives. Meanwhile, it's predicted that 90% of organisations will leverage the cloud by 2022.

This is because it's really bloody useful.

How To Harness The Power of Your CRM

CRM software is an extremely nifty way of building strong, sustainable relationships with your clients, which, in turn, leads to improvement in profitability.

Many of our customers use CRM software as a central place for all their sales records and transactions.

5 Ways OneNote Makes Meetings More Manageable

We've all been in a meeting that could have easily been an email or phone call.

In fact, according to a survey of 2,000 employees in the UK, France and Germany, the average employee wastes nearly 13 working days each year in 'unproductive' meetings.

Now, this isn't an excuse to decline your next Outlook invite - we're not miracle workers.

Maximise Your Team’s Productivity in Office 365

Office 365 is a great tool for businesses of all sizes.

We personally use the Microsoft suite for our own business, as well as for our clients.

This is because it's versatile, flexible and powerful, as well as the fact we've all grown up using Microsoft productivity tools like Word, Powerpoint and Excel.