Guides, eBooks and Monthly Technology Insider

Thinking of switching IT support companies? Then you should read this guide first!

The partnership between your business and its IT support company is of the most critical you will make. When your tecIT Buyers Guidehnology works as it should it can be liberating. If you are constantly battling big problems and small frustrations, it’s exhausting, and that impacts everything. The pandemic taught organisations just how important their IT partner is, and we have had many new enquiries over the last couple of years. We have also answered a lot of questions about IT support which prompted us to create this guide to assist you. It’s not about us; it’s about all IT support companies and how to choose the right one for you. Inside, you’ll discover:

• Why you want a partner that thinks strategically
• The reasons business owners and managers like you switch IT support providers
• How to protect the most important asset your business owns
• Why you should be highly sceptical of all IT support businesses (yes, including us)

We choose not to work with every business that’s looking for a new IT support company. We need to make sure you’re a good fit for us, while you’re checking we’re a good fit for you. The next step is to book a 15 minute video call at a time that suits you. There’s no obligation to buy anything, ever. Here’s our live calendar.

Guides

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Defend and Invest

This guide talks about the two technology areas that will be most important in 2022. Defend – protecting your business from cyber criminals. We believe cyber-crime is going to rise again this year, to levels never seen before. Invest – ensuring technology is powering your business forward, not holding it back.

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The Security Problem of John’s Other Laptop

Hybrid working is here to stay and that means businesses must get a grip on security at home as well as in the office. This guide looks at the security risk posed by devices that organisations do not know about (such as personal laptops) being used to access business data, and provides some advice to help secure access to your data.

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Your Essential Cloud Migration Checklist

Most companies that want to migrate their business data and systems to a cloud-based infrastructure don’t know where to start. That’s not surprising, a migration is complicated, time-consuming, and comes with certain dangers. Furthermore, the ‘right solution’ is different for each business. Our guide provides some general advice and an essential checklist to help get you started.

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What could digital IT transformation do for your business?

Business owners are always looking for new ways to help their business develop, improve and grow, and IT infrastructure plays a big part in this. However, that same infrastructure that can limit how your business evolves if you’re running older systems, or systems that don’t fully meet your needs. This is where digital IT transformation comes in, using modern technology to create or modify business processes, culture and customer experiences.

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Business Owners Briefing: Reduce the burden on your brain

Business owners and managers can suffer from cognitive overload, often caused by having to split focus between what they need to do, what the business demands, and what their people require. This month our guide looks at tools available to help you be more focused, less interrupted, and get things done! Many of these tools are already included with your Microsoft 365 subscription.

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How to get the perfect video call setup, whatever your budget

Video calls are here to stay and when they are good they are a great way of communicating. If you struggle with the quality of your video calls it may be time to look at an upgrade. In our latest guide we have advice for all budgets on improving video calls. Download your copy today.

eBooks

Email Hijack

In Email Hijack we explore how the majority of attacks start with just one email. The book uses a fictitious story of a business owner being hacked to explain what can happen.

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An Overview of EOS

As IT professionals, the idea of an operating system is a basic principle for us, but what about an operating system for your business? Is that a crazy idea? Not at all. If you think of an operating system as the fundamentals of how you want your business to operate, it makes perfect sense. This guide is your introduction to EOS or the Entrepreneurial Operating System,, so you can see if it’s right for you.

Technology insider

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March 2022 Technology Insider

In the March edition of Technology Insider we ask you about your video call etiquette, we report on how the chip shortage is now affecting printer ink cartridges, and we investigate whether businesses should monitor their remote workers.

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April 2022 Technology Insider

This month we ask if you are putting off potential new hires, we provide some Clarity for your website, and tell you about a helpful feature in Chrome that will help you stay out of the research rabbit hole!

May 2022 Tech Insider

May 2022 Technology Insider

In this issue we take a brief look security breaches due side-stepping security measures, live captioning on Teams, and we ask if you are still running your business from your office…and are we are not talking about hybrid working this time.

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June 2022 Technology Insider

In June’s issue of Technology Insider we ask, do you have a RAT? We take a look at how difficult malware is to spot, and we update you on the news of Windows 11’s first major annual update.

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July 2022 Technology Insider

This month we ask if you hate or rate hybrid working, Greg talks about business email compromise (BEC) attacks in Technology Update, and we take a look at what changes are coming to the way we use passwords.

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August 2022 Technology Insider

In this issue we look at how paying ransomware makes you a bigger target, Greg talks about the Telsa Bot in Technology Update, and we explain blacklisting and whitelisting.

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