Would a Disaster Take Down Your Systems?

August 25th, 2017 by Lauren Zielinski

Every year businesses of all sizes are affected by catastrophic events ranging from cyber-attacks to natural disaster to human error. Can you relate? Sure…but most business owners commonly think “I mean, come on…how often does a catastrophic event happen in which MY business would be in jeopardy?”

I’m glad you asked! Let’s bring it a little closer to home for you. Citizens living in Texas RIGHT NOW are currently living in fear as they wonder what disaster the storm, Hurricane Harvey, will bring. Read the rest of this entry »


Doing Nothing About Cyber Security Could Cost You Everything

August 17th, 2017 by Micro Visions

It is commonly held that cyber attackers do not and will not waste their time hacking small businesses. Unfortunately, that idea is dangerously wrong. The truth is, just because a business is small does not mean that its information is less valuable to these attackers. Per the National Cyber Security Alliance, one in five small businesses falls victim to cybercrime each year and that number is GROWING. These small businesses are considered the low-hanging fruit because they have very loose or no security systems and protocols in place. Forbes goes as far as saying half of all cyber-attacks are aimed at small businesses. Wow! The trend toward smaller businesses will worsen as larger businesses further tighten security. Read the rest of this entry »


Two Truths and a Lie

August 4th, 2017 by Lauren Zielinski

 

Ever played the game “Two Truths and a Lie”?

I’m about to tell you two truths and one lie. Can you decipher which is which?

 

  • In 2015, millennials surpassed Generation X to become the largest share of the American workforce.
  • Per The Wall Street Journal, 96 percent of millennials think their phones are the most important product in their daily lives.
  • 2 + 2 = 5

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