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28 February 2022 11:33 am

Author:

Rachael Adams

Productivity Hacks for Microsoft 365: A Guide for Busy People

Do you ever feel like there just aren’t enough hours in the day to get everything done? Everybody’s lives are busy, but some people just seem to have an edge when it comes to organizing their time and working efficiently. For most of us, though, some extra help is undoubtedly welcome, so we’ve sifted through the many tools and capabilities in the current Microsoft 365 suite to find the top 7 productivity boosters.

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17 February 2022 11:34 am

Author:

Rachael Adams

CyberProtect and CyberPack – What are They, and What is the Difference?

It would be hard to miss the changes to the IT security landscape over the last two years. Even locally, we have seen high-profile cases involving organisations ranging from a hospital to a national freight company. They, of course, are the tip of the iceberg, those unfortunate enough to make headlines as they try to recover from cyber-mayhem.

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25 January 2022 12:37 pm

Author:

Rachael Adams

Ditch the Pen and Paper and Get Better Organised with OneNote

Just as with people, we click with some apps from the moment we download them, loving every new feature we discover. Other, equally worthy, apps may sit unnoticed on our devices, their attractions overlooked as we go about our busy lives. OneNote falls into the latter category for many, in spite of some knockout additions. Perhaps with a fresh look, you may reacquaint your relationship and learn to love OneNote like we do.

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2 December 2021 1:33 pm

Author:

Rachael Adams

What is User Awareness Training and Does My Business Need It?

Security breaches are painful, costly, and harmful to an organisation’s reputation, so it is safe to say that prevention is far better than cure. There are, of course, many excellent technologies designed to help, but are you overlooking something equally important? If you’re not already conducting user awareness training, here’s why it is an important consideration.

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18 November 2021 11:37 am

Author:

Rachael Adams

Measuring Up: How Does My IT Position Compare to Industry Standards?

Let’s face it, as business owners or executives, we often have to be a Jack of all trades, with knowledge in diverse areas such as sales, marketing, HR, legal, insurance, and IT. To continue the saying, we may be masters in none of those areas, but they are essential parts of running a business. When your own specialist area is in an entirely different area, though, how do you gauge how well you are doing?

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9 November 2021 12:58 pm

Author:

Rachael Adams

Internet Woes? Why cheap NBN Plans Aren’t the Best Answer for SMB

We get it, every dollar counts for smaller businesses. When you’re competing against enterprises with seemingly endless bank balances, any waste makes it that bit harder. Still, it is also important to sidestep false economies when it comes to your internet plan. Here are our top six reasons why cheap NBN plans aren’t usually the bargain you are hoping for.

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4 November 2021 9:28 am

Author:

Rachael Adams

The New Look Windows 11 is Finally Here

Windows 11 is now available and has been redesigned for greater productivity, creativity, and ease. We have compiled a list of some of the great new features:

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21 October 2021 11:01 am

Author:

Rachael Adams

Security Assessment, Security Audit, or Penetration Test: What Does My Business Need?

When it comes to preventing cyber-crime, knowledge is power. The better you can understand the way your business uses technology, and the risks in your environment, the better your chances of presenting a strong defence. As IT environments become more complex, getting a complete picture requires specialist cyber-security skills, but these are in short supply. Many businesses turn to a security assessment, security audit, or a penetration test, but what does each process involve?

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28 September 2021 11:31 am

Author:

Rachael Adams

Cloud Audits: Right Fit, Right Skills, Right Licences

In almost every organisation, cloud is one of the biggest IT expenses after the cost of expertise. But how do you know whether you’re getting the best return on that cloud investment, do you have the right cloud for your needs. and are you confident that the security implications are fully dealt with? Here’s why a cloud audit should be a regular calendar fixture for every organisation.

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9 September 2021 1:29 pm

Author:

Rachael Adams

Azure Consulting: What Can You Expect?

Just like on-premise IT, Azure is a vast world with many capabilities to choose from. Even for IT generalists, the array of options can be overwhelming. Much like you would seek specialist help for your physical infrastructure on occasion, an expert Azure consultant can make the virtual world work better for your business.

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