Category: Tips and Tricks

An internet bot is a software application that runs automated tasks on websites. Businesses can use these to assist customers, as the bots can be programmed to exchange messages and answer question in a way that feels like a real person interaction for the customer. Bots can help businesses provide ... Read More
November 28, 2018Tommi
Interactive reports, personal stories, presentations, and more can now be easily created and shared through a new app from Microsoft Office-Sway. Sway allows users to simply add pictures and text, search and import relevant content from various sources, and then Sway compiles it into a dazzling presentation. Users are no ... Read More
November 6, 2018Tommi
Thankfully, direct lightning strikes aren’t common but protecting your business network this spring and summer means taking the steps necessary to prevent surges in wiring and damage that can occur. Unfortunately, you can’t unplug your gear and hide when the sky rumbles. Here are some tips to keep your business network ... Read More
June 24, 2018Stacey Larson
[ninja_forms_modal_form id=33 image_link="/wp-content/uploads/phone-buyers-guide.png"] Technology has become an essential factor in almost every business operation and now business owners are looking for ways to reduce expenses in their IT departments, in order to achieve greater efficiency for less money. At least, that’s what they’re hoping for. To do that, as a business owner, ... Read More
May 18, 2018Tommi
[ninja_forms_modal_form id=33 image_link="/wp-content/uploads/phone-buyers-guide.png"] What to Look For in a VoIP system is a loaded question. With the rise of the Internet era, many people and businesses are switching from the conventional land-line phone systems to an IP Phone system, also known as VoIP (voice over internet protocol). One of the main advantages of a VOIP Phone system is its easy ... Read More
May 7, 2018Tommi
Whether you work from home or the office, a fast and efficient Internet connection is essential for business. Slow Internet speeds due to weak connections are frustrating and cost companies money. Here are some ways to increase Internet speed for your web-connected devices. One of the first and easiest steps you can take toward increasing Internet speed is run ... Read More
April 17, 2018Tommi
Competing in the global marketplace means businesses have to find ways to streamline their operation costs and reduce costs while boosting productivity. To survive in uncertain economic times with industry downturns survival means performing at your best. This is why a growing number of companies are turning to web conferencing as a ... Read More
March 13, 2018Stacey Larson
  [ninja_forms_modal_form id=33 image_link="/wp-content/uploads/phone-buyers-guide.png"] For most companies telecommunications is one of the top five expense items in the budget. The sheer volume of telecommunications bills and the time it takes to make sense of all the charges is maddening. Only when you learn how to cut these expenses can your company get ... Read More
March 5, 2018Stacey Larson
While sales brochures mention cost savings, elasticity, scalability, load bursting, and storage on demand as the main benefits of cloud computing, it’s only after agreements are signed with third-party services and the systems and processes are implemented that other benefits emerge. Here are the unexpected cloud computing benefits many companies have experienced. One of ... Read More
March 5, 2018Stacey Larson
  [ninja_forms_modal_form id=33 image_link="/wp-content/uploads/phone-buyers-guide.png"] The most important part of choosing the right business phone system for your company is calculating the total cost. There are five components that come into play when calculating the total cost of your company’s new business phone system. First, is the base unit or system that controls the whole phone system’s infrastructure. ... Read More
February 19, 2018Stacey Larson
[ninja_forms_modal_form id=33 image_link="/wp-content/uploads/phone-buyers-guide.png"] The Voice over IP technology is becoming increasingly popular and it represents a viable choice for businesses when it comes to reduced costs when compared to regular phone services. With VoIP, you will benefit from a very affordable, comfortable and functional service, especially in a day and age when the Internet is available ... Read More
January 16, 2018Stacey Larson
  [ninja_forms_modal_form id=37 image_link="/wp-content/uploads/clarus-cloud-ebook.png"] There is a lot of talk nowadays about what cloud computing is and its’ pros and cons.   However, a lot of people are still not very familiar with what cloud computing is really about. First things first, the concept of cloud computing is nothing new or state of the art, at least the principle idea ... Read More
January 8, 2018Stacey Larson
I need a Disaster Recovery Plan.  We hear this all time and rarely anyone thinks about one until it is way too late.  If your business is out for a day, week or month, how much money would it lose? A  business disaster recovery plan recognizes a company’s opportunity to various dangers and sets up ... Read More
December 4, 2017Stacey Larson
Before the invention of teleportation pods, telecommunication technology will have to suffice to meet our communication needs. In particular, web conferencing technology enables many busy people to interface in one virtual room while scattered across the globe. Web conferencing technology can also enable employees to work from home, or telecommute, which could ... Read More
October 5, 2017Stacey Larson
In earlier posts, we’ve discussed how Voice Over Internet Protocol (VoIP) systems can help your business flourish and provided tips to help protect and secure utility management solutions for your business. While case scenarios that can drive the consideration and implementation of VoIP security solutions can include reducing telephony costs, value-added features not available in traditional telephony solutions, and gaining the increased flexibility ... Read More
September 5, 2017Stacey Larson