Security

6 Benefits of Hiring a Security Guard for Your Business

If you are in the service business, you know all too well how vital it is to keep your premises protected. Your guests and customers must be shielded from harm, and you also want to protect your prized company possessions. At other times, you might just want to be on the safer side of things by hiring security personnel. After all, you work hard for your business, so it's … [Read more...]

How to Keep Your Stuff Safe in Storage

If you have too much stuff at home, and yet you don’t want to throw anything away, you should put your stuff in storage. However, if you are going to put your stuff in storage, you should make sure that you pack your stuff properly. Leaving your belongings loose will leave them open for theft, or damage.  Here are some great tips for keeping your belongings safe in … [Read more...]

Top Tips to Improve Business Security

Business owners have a lot of responsibilities. You have to consider the budget for your business, branding, marketing, hiring, long-term strategy, short-term strategy, yearly goals, and so much more. However, among all of those many responsibilities, it's absolutely vital not to overlook the importance of security. Statistics show that close to 10% of all small businesses … [Read more...]

Five Ways to Make Your Employees More Security Minded

There are a lot of things you have to do to make your workplace safer. You do it to keep your business safe, you do it to keep yourself safe, but you also do it to keep your employees safe. Unfortunately, your employees don’t always see it that way. Many safety protocols can seem like more trouble than they are worth. So, it isn’t uncommon for employees to disregard your safety … [Read more...]

What Is a B2G Business Model?

B2G stands for “business-to-government,” which means that instead of a company selling goods or services to individual consumers or other businesses, they sell to the government or other public entities. Usually, they have access to restricted areas that anyone outside of the government or military would normally not have, such as when civilian government contractors for Boeing … [Read more...]

5 Security Features that a Business’s Online Network Needs

If your business uses an online network, security is tremendously important. Whether you have individuals logging in from remote locations or a single, centralized one, without various security safeguards in place, hackers can access your network. They might take that opportunity to crash it, or they could steal sensitive information. When hackers get your client information, … [Read more...]

Small Business Servers 101: What to Consider

Today, businesses can't operate seamlessly without the automation of core functions. With the increasing size and complexity of operations, companies can't afford to forgo state-of-the-art technological innovations. As a result, servers come in handy to support businesses with a host of functions. A server in a business environment performs the following functions: host emails, … [Read more...]

How to Secure Your Business Video Conferencing

It’s been almost nine months since the COVID-19 pandemic began, and most people are still working from home. In many cases, this requires the use of video conferencing technology, like Zoom, Skype, or Microsoft Teams. While some of the security risks associated with these tools have been managed, or at least reduced, since the early days of the pandemic, that doesn’t mean video … [Read more...]

Business Fraud and How to Minimize Your Risk

Businesses can be ruined by fraud and small businesses are usually the target of most scams because they don't have the processes in place to see when they are happening.  In this blog post, we will take a look at some of the ways in which you can fight fraud within your business. Know Your Business Firstly, to secure your business and protect it from fraud you are going to … [Read more...]

3 Ways to Keep Your Personal Information Secure in 2020

Smartphones have changed so much about how we live. In many ways, it would be hard to go back to how things used to be; we would be lost! Tech is everywhere in our home, work, and all across society, and while this has brought much efficiency and convenience, it can also be a double-edged sword. Security is a great example. Cameras, home systems, and general personal … [Read more...]