We all know the conventional wisdom around the creation of debt: avoid it wherever possible. Not paying the bills and carrying a balance on your credit card are dangerous. Debt is a like hole [...]
Bill Gates is famously quoted with this notion: “The first rule of any technology used in a business is that automation applied to an efficient operation will magnify the efficiency. The second [...]
If you work in Information Technology, then you are probably familiar with the concept of an Infrastructure Assessment. In IT Services, an Infrastructure Assessment is a comprehensive review of [...]
According to IDC’s 2016 survey data, the top 2 concerns for Canadian IT leaders are responding to business change and ensuring the security of company data.
Securing company data has become the top concern for Canadian technology leaders. From power failures and supply chain problems to cybercrime and data breaches; today’s threats to your business [...]
As discussed in “The Art of First Impressions: How to Interview Well,” today’s high tech job market is extremely competitive. Job seekers in the technology industry can hinder their chances of [...]
How do you know if your company is ready to make the move to managed services? Most small and medium businesses (SMBs) reach a point where supporting their IT in-house is no longer an option. If [...]
There was a time when “keeping the lights on” was all an IT department had to worry about. If your staff had PCs, a printer, and a phone—and they were all working—you were winning.
A fad is when something is popular for the sake of being popular. It’s a temporary flash in the culture pan that we enjoy because everyone is in on the fun. Snap bracelets, Furbies, UGG boots, [...]
First and foremost, congratulations! If your company is getting bigger you should be celebrating, not worrying about whether or not your IT infrastructure can handle it. Whether you have one new [...]