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Does Your Business Have A Business Continuity Plan?
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September 2012
Does Your Business Have A Business Continuity Plan?

Disaster can strike at anytime and in most cases with little or no warning. While we may be able to predict certain weather systems or anticipate general problems such as power outages, for the most part it is almost impossible to know when a disaster will strike. To protect your clients and your business in […]

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6 Ways To Organize and Control Your Inbox
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September 2012
6 Ways To Organize and Control Your Inbox

Do you remember the last time your inbox was empty? Probably never. Email is a critical part of your day-to-day work, so how do you keep it from becoming a distraction while balancing the things you really need to address?  Here a some tips: 1. Delete first, read the remaining messages later.  Often times we […]

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Why Your Company Needs an Email Policy
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August 2012
Why Your Company Needs an Email Policy

Email is an important and necessary part of your business. It provides an economical and instant means of communicating with staff, customers, and vendors – that’s both simple to use and enables increased efficiency. An email policy is required to protect this necessary business tool. An email policy is a legal document that details your […]

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5 Easy Ways to Avoid Spam
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August 2012
5 Easy Ways to Avoid Spam

Did you know that spammers have multiple ways of acquiring your email address, often times unknowingly.  Some of the most common ways include: Buying illegal lists of people’s email addresses Using email address “harvesting programs” which scour the Internet and copy any text that contains the “@” character. Using dictionary programs which can generate alphabetic/numeric […]

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How You Can Easily Print From Any Device
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July 2012
How You Can Easily Print From Any Device

The new HP ePrint lets you print documents and images from virtually any PC or phone simply by e-mailing them to your printer. If you can send an email, you can use ePrint. Here’s how it works: First, you assign an email address to your printer and connect it to the Internet through either a […]

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The 5 Biggest Mistakes Business Owners Make With Their Computer Network That Cost Them Time, Money and Aggravation
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July 2012
The 5 Biggest Mistakes Business Owners Make With Their Compu...

Want to avoid the most common and expensive computer problems most local business owners experience? Then read on! We’ve compiled a list of 5 things you should be doing to save yourself a lot of time and money, by avoiding a big, ugly computer disaster. 1.    Have an automated off-site back-up system in place. We […]

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What Is Telecommuting and Why Your Business Should Consider It
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June 2012
What Is Telecommuting and Why Your Business Should Consider ...

  Telecommuting is a fancy word for allowing employees to work from home, in remote offices, or while on the road. While this is not a new concept, recent advancements in remote access technology and security have made it very affordable and easy for even micro business owners.Why would a business want to do this? […]

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With School Out For The Summer, How Will You Keep Your Kids Safe Online?
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June 2012
With School Out For The Summer, How Will You Keep Your Kids ...

Now that school is out, thousands of children will be surfing the Internet  to stay in touch with friends and family, play online games, and complete summer camp assignments. Although the Internet provides a tremendous learning tool for children, left unchecked it can also expose them to inappropriate material and unscrupulous individuals looking to exploit […]

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The Importance Of Communication In The Workplace
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June 2012
The Importance Of Communication In The Workplace

With so much communication technology at our fingertips, it is difficult to believe that there are any communication problems in any business today. In the course of a busy workday, the importance of good communication can be something that can be easily forgotten. If you are noticing that it is difficult to get your employees […]

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Education in the Workplace
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May 2012
Education in the Workplace

Workplace education programs (WEP) can lead to positive growth in company morale. Companies can employ this in small ways with informative handouts, education breaks as a group, or by providing full or half day classes to employees. Either way, learning new things keeps people inspired and exercises their minds. Employees will feel like you care […]

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