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7 Cybersecurity Tips To Protect Your Small Business - Now!

7 Cybersecurity Tips To Protect Your Small Business - Now!

New threats against your small business emerge every day. Cybercriminals often target small businesses because they lack the resources for in-house cybersecurity staff. In fact, nearly half of all cyberattacks target small businesses, and small businesses are more likely to be attacked than large companies. That’s why having a cybersecurity plan and maintaining information security is key to protecting your small business from future attacks.

Can I Outsource a CIO?

Can I Outsource a CIO?

Technology is central to your business performance, product development, and revenues. You need a leader to map out your strategy and implement it but hiring a CIO can a huge step for a small business. It doesn’t have to be -- you can outsource. CIO-for-hire is a great option for a small business looking to get the leadership it needs to stay dialed into the always-evolving technology landscape.

Small Business Technology Planning: Cloud Migration

Small Business Technology Planning: Cloud Migration

What is “The Cloud,” anyway? Is it a fancy marketing term created by Microsoft or Google or Amazon? Simply put, the cloud is a data center that is accessed via the Internet. Read on to find out more about when and why to move your systems online.

SaaS Security Best Practices For Small Business

SaaS Security Best Practices For Small Business

Securing data that resides in the cloud can be confusing, as there are myths around both sides of SaaS security -- that it’s more or less secure than software run on company servers. So, what are some SaaS security best practices for small businesses?

Why Is Cybersecurity Important?

Why Is Cybersecurity Important?

Many small businesses see cybersecurity as a big business issue. Yet, they have locks on their doors, their money in banks, and passwords on the WiFi. Adding basic cybersecurity can be nearly as simple and save the business from devastating consequences. So, let’s dig a little deeper.

Software Consultancy: 20 Years of Lessons Learned

Software Consultancy: 20 Years of Lessons Learned

You learn a lot of important lessons when you do something for twenty years. The good news is, our clients are the ones who get to benefit from these lessons. So, what have we learned, and how can you benefit from this?

Can I Outsource a CTO?

Can I Outsource a CTO?

Technology is central to your business performance, product development, and revenues. You need a leader to map out your strategy and implement it but hiring a CTO can a huge step for a small business. It doesn’t have to be -- you can outsource. CTO-for-hire is a great option for a small business looking to get the leadership it needs to stay dialed into the always-evolving technology landscape.

SolSuite: Association Management Software Built For Your Team

SolSuite: Association Management Software Built For Your Team

SolSuite is a web-based Association Management Software (AMS) solution that empowers organizations to help their members grow. It uses ecommerce, gift cards, automated marketing, and event management to help your members find new revenue.

Application Software: Association Management

Application Software: Association Management

Still using spreadsheets? Or ten different programs, each with its own login? If that’s how your organization is managing your constituent data and running day-to-day operations, then your team will benefit from a single, integrated solution: an Association Management Software solution.

Outsourcing Software Development: The Challenges of an In-House Developer

Outsourcing Software Development: The Challenges of an In-House Developer

Hiring good employees is a piece of cake, right? Now, imagine having to hire highly technical software developers. The idea can be daunting, especially when it comes to starting from scratch. While you have more control over the process, there are some inherent challenges of an in-house developer or development team. But first, what is in-house development?

Using Custom Software to Take on the Big Competitors

Using Custom Software to Take on the Big Competitors

Small and medium-sized companies have always looked at their goliath competitors with budget envy. “If I only had that kind of money!” Research and development. New processes. Marketing. There are so many ways to grow with the right funds. So, how can a small business compete with these behemoths? Let’s take a look.

In-House versus Outsourced Software Development: Why Hire a Developer

In-House versus Outsourced Software Development: Why Hire a Developer

Your business is ready to create your own, custom software. Out of the box solutions no longer cut it. Now, you’re considering building your own in-house team versus outsourced software development. Now, we’re biased, but we believe you’ll see why using an in-house team can get out of hand when it comes to costs and training. Let’s expand on that.