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Working Securely From Home

The Work From Home Exodus As COVID-19 continues to spread, many businesses are assessing how they can prioritize employee safety and still maintain regular business operations.  One solution many businesses are turning to is recommending employees to work from home to avoid potential illnesses. To help ease the burden on businesses, many companies are providing […]

Who Plans for a Pandemic? Work from Home Strategies for the New Normal

Who Plans for a Pandemic? Work from Home Strategies for the New Normal With the outbreak of COVID-19 and now the worldwide spread of the virus, we are all still working from somewhere.  For most of us it’s at home, or at a relative safe distance from each other.  No one planned for this pandemic, […]

National Clean Out Your Computer Day

National Clean Out Your Computer Day There’s a day for everything anymore and today is no exception.  Did you know it’s National Cleanout Your Computer Day?  Not exactly the best holiday, but IT people everywhere will rejoice if you join us in celebrating and cleanout your PC. Cleaning out your pc is a lot like […]

4 Tools to Increase Productivity and Communication

Goal Setting with 4 Tools to Increase Productivity and Communication Every year we tell ourselves we are going to set goals, plan things, play well with others, not run with scissors and this will be our best year yet!  I’m still running with scissors, how about you?  The tools we use are a big part […]

How To Protect Your Mobile Devices

How To Protect Your Mobile Devices Every year, an obscene number of mobile devices are stolen and lost; however, the exact number of devices suffering from these fates is up for debate. We casually leave our phones and tablets in shopping carts, public restrooms, and on top of restaurant tables.  Sometimes they grow legs and jump […]

Active Content and Cookies for Cybersecurity

Active Content and Cookies for Cybersecurity

Active content and cookies are aspects of modern web-browsing experiences that many people may not understand. This lack of understanding may lead some web users to compromise the security of their personal information. Fortunately, a basic understanding of the ways that active content and cookies work on your system can help. What is Active Content? […]

Recognize Spam 3 Easy Ways

Of Course I Can Recognize Spam! Can’t everyone recognize spam? By definition spam is unsolicited bulk messages sent through email. “Great, I have a definition now, but how does that help me?” Unsolicited, in this case means you have not had any interaction with this company, brand, or person. In other words, someone got your email address […]

10 Brilliant Tips for Computer Security

Every day is a good day for computer security, but today is all about raising additional awareness about you and your computer’s security.  Let’s get right to it! #1  You are a target. You may not be a corporation, or have a lot of money, but you are still a target.  It might be a password, personal […]