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Human resources is possibly one of the hardest jobs possible. Yet, it’s often overlooked when it comes to using better technology and solutions to improve processes and efficiency. We were guilty of the same thing. While we focused on upgrading and improving overall systems, HR wasn’t a top priority until we discovered a better way...
While we love our staff, we hate the hiring process. It’s too complicated and disorganized, which often makes us feel like we’re might be overlooking great talent. We know we’re not the only business that feels this way, which is why we now recommend applicant tracking systems to make the hiring process much more user-friendly...
No one likes experiencing IT problems, us included. This is why we have a dedicated IT help desk to quickly troubleshoot and resolve issues. Outsourcing IT help desk support creates a more productive atmosphere for employees. After all, less troubleshooting, means more gets done. 1. Saves Valuable Time We found a study that shows employees...
Businesses aren’t allowed to operate without following specific rules. For some businesses, those rules are stricter than others. For instance, financial companies have stringent regulatory compliance guidelines to follow to keep user data safer. Managing compliance isn’t always straightforward and we understand this issue. After all, we have our own rules to follow. We utilize...
Businesses face the risk of disasters every single day. However, many don’t have a disaster recovery plan. We’ve served as a witness to the nightmare that happens when a natural disaster, cybersecurity incident or equipment failure renders a business helpless. We can’t stress enough how important it is for every business to have a clear...
Mitigating the risks when outsourcing gives businesses the support they need without the fear of everything backfiring. We know it’s difficult to trust an IT support consultant to manage information services for your business, but picking the right partner makes all the differences and removes the risks. We recommend carefully researching any provider to ensure...
It’s that time of year: Time to decide what to do with surplus IT budget. If you find yourself with some surplus in your IT budget and are trying to decide what to do with it here are a few suggestions that may be helpful in your decision making process. Nice to Haves Many companies...
I was reading an interesting article that asked the question “Is Bad Tech Costing Your Company” and it really brought home the reality of ‘old school’ IT thinking and the importance of having the right technology, AS DEFINED BY YOUR EMPLOYEES! Millennial workers are leading the way in the BYOD charge, as they have had...
As we continue on our discussions around BYOD, one topic that comes up time and again is the potential issues around these mixed use devices. The mixing of personal and professional data creates some questions and issues that really do bear some analysis and discussion before making any final decisions regarding BYOD in your business.
BYOD. Bring your own disaster? Bring your own disruption? The fact is, when it comes to bring your own device, resistance is futile, and most of the concerns we hear about can be remediated with a little planning. In reality, BYOD is not a technology challenge so much as it is a business question, and I think that fact is overlooked far too often due to the overwhelming noise in the space regarding security fears, viruses, CONTROL, etc.