password managers

One of the ways to handle lots of passwords today without using the same (or very similar passwords for all of your accounts) is to use a password manager. The idea of a password manager is that it will generate, retrieve, and keep track of long and random passwords for all of your accounts (and […]

g suite

One of the advantages of SaaS is that you get immediate access to updates to software (including bug fixes and new features) on a continual basis. One of the challenges is staying up to date with this innovation. With its broad set of applications, G Suite has a healthy stream of innovation to keep up […]

office 365

One of the advantages of Office 365 is that you get access to a lot of apps–including new ones that Microsoft bundles into Office 365 for free. Some of these fly under the radar and never get noticed or used. Here are 5 that you should be aware of. Teams Microsoft’s answer to Slack.Team’s is […]


It seems like the problem of spam is getting worse and worse. One of the reasons it can feel oppressive is the number of areas it can hit you: your inbox, your phone, even by text message today. Business owners get a lot of spam.  One of the best ways to limit this plague is […]


The cybersecurity threats facing businesses today are more persistent and costly than ever.  But one of the best defenses remains simple: having good passwords in place. Here’s a reminder of some common practices you should be avoiding. Practices to Avoid –Don’t use your family name (or your spouse or kids’ first names) –Don’t use important […]

windows 365

Microsoft offers two main suites of software that millions of businesses around the world use: Office 365, its online version of Office applications, and Windows, its operating system (the latest version being Windows 10). Microsoft 365 is relatively new offering that combines Windows 10 and Office 365 as a single, online-accessible subscription product.  Microsoft 365 […]