Cyber Security

Why There's No Perfect Solution for Cybersecurity

Across the globe, and in only the last couple of years, it has been reported that companies have spent more than $150 billion on information security. A fun analogy has been made: If the cost of what has been spent was transformed into a silver bullet, it would weigh just over 300 tons, given the current cost of silver. But why so much spending? Deciding What to Protect Very few, if any…
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Marketing

Why Tech Skills Are Vital for Small Business Marketers

If you wear the marketing hat for your small business, you know how daunting a task it can be. To really do the job well, you need to spend hours on it every month. More than that, you need a certain set of skills that, quite honestly, don’t come naturally to everyone. As…
Productivity

Use This One Trick to Boost Productivity

It’s not unusual for a small business owner to look for ways they can boost productivity. In this way, the small business owner is no different than an employee in a large company. Everyone wants to boost their performance, whether it is for the success of their own…
Human Resources

How Tech is Transforming HR

In the “old” days, a human resources department was staffed with multiple people, each assigned a different duty. As methods changed, HR duties were given to only a few and things were streamlined. Today, as we continue to progress, technology is being utilized…
Productivity

9 Productivity Hacks for Small Business Owners

When it comes to boosting your small business’s productivity, there’s one fact you should keep in mind: It starts with you. It seems to have a trickle-down effect. If your employees see that you aren’t productive, they may take it as a cue to sit back and not worry…
Cyber Security

Can Cloud Computing Protect You From Ransomware?

Every small business owner needs to be aware of ransomware attacks. They are occurring more frequently than ever, and small businesses are targeted more often than large conglomerates. The reason that small businesses are prey to these criminals is that they are often more…
Cyber Security

5 Ways to Protect Yourself After a Data Breach

Data breaches have been in the news more and more recently. For some Americans, it’s simply another story in the news cycle. But for others, especially small business owners, a data breach is a terrifying prospect. After all, you have likely invested nearly all you have…