When rolling out a new business, your dreams of sharing a new product with the world or providing excellent service to clients can be affected by the money you have to start with. Money is often an essential part of getting a new business off the ground, and early on you might discover that you need to have funds coming in from somewhere so that you can keep your fledgling company on the go. [Read More]
Worried About Your Business's Ability To Bounce Back From A Data Breach? What Are Your Options?
Large-scale breaches of private consumer data (from credit card numbers to email passwords to confidential health information) are becoming more and more commonplace, with more than 1,000 retailers and government agencies reporting breaches during 2016. While large national retailers can usually bounce back from these types of breaches without much delay, smaller local or regional businesses can have a much tougher time adapting to a post-breach climate, and preventing a breach (or taking immediate corrective action upon learning of one) can be crucial to your future. [Read More]
Why Your Restaurant Needs Cyber Protection -- It's Not Just For Big Businesses Anymore
In the not-too-distant past, a restaurant's main security concerns were guarding itself from robbers and burglars and protecting its cash registers and inventory from the sticky fingers of employees. But, today, restaurants have another concern -- cyber hacking, which can cause a business as much, if not more, damage monetarily as a flesh-and-blood thief. Even worse, these types of criminals could cause irreparable damage to your restaurant's reputation if they should manage to get a hold of your customer's credit card information. [Read More]
Two Easy Hard Drive Maintenance Tasks For Windows-Based Users
If you're like many other Americans, you probably spend a significant amount of time at your computer each day. Much like a reliable car, your system does require regular maintenance and repair tasks to keep it in good working condition. This is especially true of your hard drive--the precious device that holds all of your most important data. Without a hard drive, your computer won't function at all. Keep it in good working condition with these two important, yet easy hard drive maintenance tasks for Windows-based users. [Read More]