Who are your employees, really?

 As a manager or business owner, you likely pay great attention to what your customers say about your business and what your advertising and promotions reflect about your firm. I would venture to say that most however,  fail to take into account what the people they hire say about their employer and customers on social […] Continue reading →

DNS Changer Virus – Over Kill

 There has been a lot of craziness going on lately about the DNS Changer Virus/Malware.   Just like usual the media has been blowing it out of proportion.  Making it sound like the internet is going to come crashing down for Millions of user on July 9th, 2012.  Maybe this a precursor to the Mayan scare coming in December. […] Continue reading →

Viruses for Everyone

 There was a time when you could use your computer how ever you wanted and you never had to worry about a virus. Computer viruses in some form have been around since the 70’s. The first computer viruses were written more as pranks than to be malicious. Continue reading →

Should I Open that e-mail?

 I get asked questions about opening e-mail attachments just about every day. Someone asks if they should open the e-mail that they got from a friend that claims it is the funniest, cutest, most important e-mail ever. It is a high risk low reward choice to open that e-mail. Continue reading →

Firewall Monitoring, is it for you?

 Barely a day goes by that you don’t see, read or hear a news story declaring the latest big business or government entity that has fallen victim to hackers or data thieves. The scarier truth is, that its not only big companies that are targets, even small firms can become the unknowing focus of attention of a hacker or disgruntled employee. Continue reading →

Keyboard Shortcuts – Your Friend

 Keyboard shortcuts can help you to increase your productivity and do some things much more easily than you can with the mouse. The problem is that many people do not realize that there are keyboard shortcuts available. They are easy to use if you know what you are looking at. There are simple two key commands and three and four key commands to help you be more productive. All of them work on Windows 7 and many of them work on other versions of windows Continue reading →