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Making the most of digital marketing

Making the most of digital marketing

Many business owners believe they should be promoting their organization in as many places as possible. Realistically, however, updating social media statuses without proper planning and strategy could do more harm than good. Read on to understand how timing is everything in social media marketing. Social media has helped businesses not only to cut down […]

The dangers of autocomplete passwords

The dangers of autocomplete passwords

Hackers have found a new way to track you online. Aside from using advertisements and suggestions, they can now use autocomplete passwords to track you down. Feeling unsecure? Here are some ways to keep you out of harm’s way. Why auto-fill passwords are so dangerous As of December 2018, there are 4.1 billion internet users […]

Best practices to maximize your CRM

Best practices to maximize your CRM

Customer relationship management (CRM) software can add value to your business in many ways. Next to being a very important sales improvement tool, CRM software strengthens your company’s professional image in the market. However, not all CRM users utilize the software a hundred percent. Here’s what you can do with CRM to get the job […]

Here’s how you can manage Google reviews

Here’s how you can manage Google reviews

More consumers are now turning to online reviews to help in their buying decision process. With Google reviews, you can enhance your online presence by making sure your business ranks well in search engine results pages (SERPs). Here’s what you need to know to make that happen.   How Google changed search results Google now […]

Will you put UPS in your network equipment?

Will you put UPS in your network equipment?

When a power outage occurs, smart business owners use an emergency power system to keep workstations from suddenly shutting down. This prevents data loss and keeps computers operational. Connecting your networking equipment to an uninterruptible power supply (UPS) system will also keep your employees productive during a power outage. UPS for network equipment UPS systems […]

Benefits of using a VPN

Benefits of using a VPN

While using a virtual private network or VPN isn’t a silver bullet to online privacy threats, it still offers crucial security benefits, especially if any part of your day involves using unsecured channels such as public Wi-Fi. Given its importance, how do you pick the right one and what factors do you need to consider? […]

In-Person Training—NPCC Workshop—Business Continuity & Disaster Preparedness on March 19th

In-Person Training—NPCC Workshop—Business Continuity & Disaster Preparedness on March 19th

Are you the Accidental Data Nerd at your organization? Do you feel like you’ve been thrown into a cauldron of silo’d systems, mismatched spreadsheets and dirty data? This workshop will introduce attendees to the Data Maturity Model (DMM), which was developed through years of direct work with nonprofits. The DMM serves as the basis of providing Accidental Data Nerds with a roadmap for building organizational data capacity. This workshop will show the pathway to transform the Accidental Data Nerd into the role of Organizational Data Leader. The good news is that through hands-on exercises, attendees will see that they already have many of the essential skills needed for moving forward.

Add hours to your day with these hacks

Add hours to your day with these hacks

There are only so many hours in a workday, so making the most of your time is vital. If distracting websites, unorganized files, and cluttered inboxes prevent you from getting work done, consider these tips to better manage your time and stay productive at work. Monitor productivity levels Start by tracking how much work you […]

In-Person Training—Cybersecurity for Nonprofits and Mission Driven Businesses—March 21

In-Person Training—Cybersecurity for Nonprofits and Mission Driven Businesses—March 21

Cybersecurity is a constant challenge for all organizations. People and organizations are faced with a virtual blizzard of new technology every day and, in trying to improve our organizations, we have to evaluate and adopt new technologies all the time. In this webinar Joshua Peskay, Vice President of Technology Strategy at RoundTable Technology, will walk you through the basics of cybersecurity: What do nonprofits need to know in 2018?

It’s time to rethink your password

It’s time to rethink your password

In 2003, a manager at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) authored a document on password best practices for businesses, federal agencies, and academic institutions. More recently, however, the institute has reversed its stance. Find out why and what great passwords are made of. The problem The issue isn’t necessarily that the NIST […]