Category Archives: Business

The Business Impact of Microsoft Teams

The Business Impact of Microsoft Teams    Microsoft Teams has received a lot of attention lately, and for good reason.  Organizations and businesses of all sizes are embracing the tool to see very impactful improvements in communications and productivity.  It doesn’t take long before these organizations look to take Teams to the next level.  For 3rd Element […]

Opportunities and Drawbacks of Remote Work

Opportunities and Drawbacks of Remote Work Changes in Work  With the pandemic and all the changes to the wat we work, there have been opportunities and drawbacks of remote work.  Many organizations have adopted a work from home or a hybrid model where they work from home part time.  Some employers have decided what hours employees need to work.  Some employers […]

Disaster Recovery vs Business Continuity

Disaster Recovery vs Business Continuity What if I told you that your business or organization needs both?  The terms are used interchangeably in conversation, but they are very different.  Disaster recovery in the IT world is viewed as a backup that can recover your data.  That recovery, when done correctly, is able to bring back […]

Onboarding Neurodiverse Employees

Onboarding Neurodiverse Employees

Onboarding Neurodiverse Employees 3rd Element has been hiring, training and retaining neurodiverse employees for more than three years.  While we were creating a program to hire, train and retain the neurodiverse, we ended up with a robust onboarding program for ALL employees.  So, whether you have a neurodiverse or neurotypical employee, this article will lay […]

Time, Money, Resources, and Reputation.

MSP’s Save You Time, Money, Resources, and Reputation.

Managed Service Providers or MSP’s are designed to do 4 things for your business: save you money, save you time, save you resources, and save your reputation.  That sounds great, but if you don’t know what managed services are, let’s explain that quick.   Managed services are fully outsourced IT that takes care of all the […]