At our “Cloud & Mobility” workshop in September, we dissected Xero, MYOB and QuickBooks terms and conditions to see which product is the safest for your business.
There is an increasing number of reports about businesses being the victim of the CryptoLocker malware, but what exactly is it, is your business at risk and HOW do you protect yourself? CryptoLocker is a type of malware (virus) which encrypts your files and then requires you to pay a ransom within a certain amount of time to get your files decrypted. Research analysts have claimed that due to the complexity of the encryption used it would be near impossible […]
Are you currently using DropBox, Box, Google Drive or Microsoft SkyDrive for your business, or wondering which of these would be best for your business?
What value do you place on the security of your computer systems? What of your database and other data? If someone gained access to your data, what would the implications be to your business and to your clients? Do you have 100% confidence in the ethics of the people you employ not to leak confidential data to outside sources? Did you vent the Computer Guy or IT Support provider? What about THEIR staff? How confident are you that their staff can […]
How old is the computer you use? When is it time to replace? Or do I keep using it till it dies? As a consultant, I get asked these questions quite frequently. What if I told you your 5 year old computers could be costing you $1,500 per employee per year!
With the initial hype about “The Cloud” subsiding, there is an ever growing list of cloud based technologies emerging that offer amazing benefits to your business. Before you jump, here’s a few quick tips to make sure you’re not going to be jumping from the frying pan and into the fire!
Whether you missed our Computer Security workshop, or are just looking for some tips to better protect your workplace computer security, here are 10 quick tips that you can apply in your business to enhance your protection against the most common computer security threats.
As computers are now seen as a commodity, you may be inclined to believe that “all computers are made the same” and drift towards a decision based purely on price.
Try Some Of Our Insane Idea’s In Your Office Today! What is fun and why is it important in your workplace? Fun is defined as enjoyment, amusement, or light-hearted pleasure. It has also been defined as a state of being or an attitude that can be chosen by anyone at any time. Simply having fun can be more powerful than most people realise. It can inspire you, motivate you and give you the courage to take actions you would never […]
There I was sitting in an immobile Qantas 747 for 6 hours, all because a part in the breaking system had failed just as we began to leave the hangar bay. I started to wonder why this hadn’t been detected whilst the bird had undergone it’s regular maintenance checks in the 12 hours it had been sitting at Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and as I did, I began to reflect on the lessons my team and I had learned […]