We’ve all been exposed to the different chat applications. There have been a menagerie of tries… do you remember Nextel’s walkie-talkie feature? Although effective, it was not great if you needed any conversations documented. Today we have a few effective options: Slack, Hip Chat and now, Microsoft Teams. What sets Microsoft Teams apart from the masses or is it the same old inner-office chat? Let’s break it down so you can make the decision if it is the right step for your inner-office communications?
Yep, It’s Time to Modernize.
As an IT company, we’ve heard it a million times: “Why do ‘they’ have to keep changing things?”
The mysterious “they” is usually in reference to the IT department, even if the one who actually changed things is Microsoft or the person who designed the app. But while change can be daunting, it’s necessary in an ever-changing industry like IT. Every day, new risks and challenges crop up—malware, phishing scams, day-to-day glitches, etc. That’s why it’s so important for small to mid-size businesses to find a way to keep up with the times and make sure their IT practices can keep up in the current environment.
Spring Cleaning Your Tech Inefficiencies
It’s that time of year again—time to clean house. And no, we’re not just talking about under the rug and around the baseboards. We’re talking about cleaning up the IT inefficiencies you’ve been meaning to deal with but keep putting off.
3 Productivity Apps to Lighten Their Workload
Today is Administrative Professionals Day, which means if you forgot, now is the time to go pick up a gift for your office administrator. And let’s be real, without an administrative assistant to remind you, you probably did forget. That’s because we rely on them for the behind-the-scenes tasks that keep our lives running smoothly—or at least as smoothly as they can run.
6 of the Coolest Women in Tech
The technology industry is often something of a good ole’ boys club. There, we said it. But that’s why as a company that works in the computer and technology industry, we think Take Your Daughter to Work Day is that much more important. As of 2015, only 18% of 2015 Computer and Information Sciences bachelor’s degree recipients were women. As of 2016, only 26% of the computing workforce were women. And women-led companies received only 7% of venture capital dollars.