What We’re Thinking

We’re passionate about technology, and we want to share that with you! Read our thoughts on technology, the latest security threats and business trends along with our ideas for ways you can incorporate new and future technologies into your life and business.

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Pokemon Go

Beware the Pokémon!

 |   |  Technology

Pokémon GO shows the REVOLUTIONARY potential of social networking combined with “Augmented Reality”. Pokémon Go might not change your business overnight, but augmented reality could, and sooner than you think.

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Fishing Line on net with tackle box

Don’t Let This Phishing Technique Lure You In

 |   |  Security

“Dear Sir/Madam!” Surely this isn’t spam. They must be a legitimate business contact, how else would they have known my preferred greeting was Sir-slash-Madam? If all phishing and fraudulent emails were this poorly done, it would indubitably be easier to tell the real from the fake. Sadly, they don’t all share this obvious level of quality.

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Time Management Illustration of clock

Slaying the Email Dragon

 |   |  Business & Strategy

Email is one of the most valuable and widely utilized tools in any business and an integral part of communicating within your organization, with clients and with your peers. It makes life a whole lot easier, but first you have to realize how to tackle that mountain of messages you get on a daily (if not hourly) basis.

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Business Executive

It’s 10:00 PM, Do You Know Where Your CEO Is?

 |   |  Security

“CEO Fraud,” as it is called, has become one of the fastest growing Internet scams in recent memory. According to an FBI report, American companies have lost almost $750 million dollars to the scams from October 2013 and August 2015.

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Profit and Productivity

Quick Boosts to Productivity

 |   |  Business & Strategy

A good computer programmer is the key to unlocking the information business owners need and already have. The data often exists within one or more systems, but there seems to be no easy way to visualize the information that is needed to make informed business decisions.

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Time Management

The Power of Prioritization

 |   |  Business & Strategy

In an effort to improve processes, new ideas surface leading to new projects and tasks for resources to complete. While most have intentions of increasing productivity, at times they are assigned to resources without considering a very important component: the big picture.

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Gate with Chain

Abandon all hope…

 |   |  Security

“Abandon all hope, ye who enter here” is the inscription on the gates to enter Hell, according to Dante’s Inferno. Have we gotten to the same point when using the Internet?

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Chameleon on sand

Hidden in Plain Site

 |   |  Business & Strategy

While producing quality reports is rewarding to me, helping clients get better insights into their is business the most fulfilling part of the process. Business Intelligence is more than producing accurate and easy to digest reports.​

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Business Intelligence Dashboard

Business Intelligence for Everyone!

 |   |  Business & Strategy

By leveraging simple business intelligence (BI) tools, we can retain better control over our data. People often think of the technology and cost as barriers to Business Intelligence, but many BI tools are now attractively priced for the small to midsized businesses.

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