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What Is Employee Monitoring Software? And How Does It Work?

February 2, 2023 No Comments

It has become increasingly challenging to keep track of your workforce’s performance on a regular basis. If you don’t have the right tools to help you with this process, you simply won’t be able to focus on tasks that generate your business profit. In addition to that, micromanaging can come across negatively and make your employees think that you don’t trust them with their tasks.

Public Vs. Private Vs. Hybrid Cloud: What Are the Key Differences?

January 30, 2023 No Comments

As technology has advanced, the days of storing documents in overcrowded filing cabinets has come to an end. Modern data storage is as easy as uploading files to a shared drive and off of your physical computer. Users can now login virtually to their work network and access files from anywhere in the world. Technology like the cloud enables increased productivity, speed, and organization. However, there are numerous variations of the cloud offering different features geared towards different users. Let’s dive deeper into this technology and some of the key differences between the types.

AI & Data Migration: Transforming modern-day business operations

January 30, 2023 No Comments

Let’s dive into how implementing artificial intelligence and data migration is helping businesses in the contemporary chaotic marking condition. Simply, artificial intelligence is the humanization of computer science that helps function in building systems and processes. 

How to select an ERP for your retail enterprise

January 27, 2023 No Comments

According to Statista, the estimated value of global retail sales (both online and offline) exceeded $24 trillion in 2021. As the retail industry grows, so does the competition. The latter prompts retail enterprises to adopt digital technology to gain business advantages and thus stand out. Retail ERP is an example of one such technology. Integrated into critical retail workflows, ERP helps an enterprise optimize them continuously, increasing the overall operational efficiency and, consequently, competitiveness.

4 Tools You Can Use to Improve Your Customer Service

January 24, 2023 No Comments

providing great customer service can make or break your company. If you’re struggling with this area of your business, investing in the right tools can help! Read on to learn about some of the greatest instruments for better customer service!

How Technology Has Changed The Way People Sell Houses

January 23, 2023 No Comments

At last, technology has infiltrated the real estate industry and begun to disrupt how things work. For years, the real estate world was bogged down by piles of paperwork, slow email chains, and other inefficiencies. Fortunately, advancements in technology have enabled homeowners to sell their houses faster than ever before.

3 Data Management Tips for Small Businesses

January 19, 2023 No Comments

In the modern world, data means everything, especially for small businesses that are trying to grow and succeed. But data is only as effective as its quality, and this is why data management is so crucial for every small business.

3 Useful Tech Tips for Small Business Owners

January 17, 2023 No Comments

Tweet Featured article by Russell Emmenthal Your small business might be the talk of the town because of its delectable pastries and strong coffee – its popularity might have skyrocketed even more because it got featured by a large TikTok or Instagram account. Nonetheless, having strong business acumen and knowing how to adapt and evolve […]

3 Critical Mistakes in Attack Surface Management and How to Resolve Them

January 17, 2023 No Comments

Attack surface management (ASM) has been one of the popular buzzwords in the field of cybersecurity recently. As the threat landscape rapidly evolves and organizations adapt to changing IT environments, it has become more important than ever to achieve the effective handling of attack surfaces.

7 Elements To Look For In Your Custom eLearning Development Solution Provider

January 17, 2023 No Comments

Custom eLearning development positively impacts the quality of training since it is specifically created to meet corporate learners’ needs. Custom learning solutions help retain a brand’s distinct tone, effectively communicate the training objectives, and improve overall performance, all of which help the company’s bottom line. But if the custom eLearning development solutions provider falls short, it could all be for nothing. 

9 Ways To Use An LMS For Performance Management

January 16, 2023 No Comments

An LMS, or learning management system, is a software solution to organize, carry out, and monitor employees’ professional development strategies. LMS has grown in popularity as a performance management tool in recent years because they give businesses a simple and efficient way to monitor employee performance and foster continuing development and learning.

How to Communicate Better with Your Customers Through Technology

January 10, 2023 No Comments

Communication is the key to grow and to prosper for a company, in all industry sectors. Today, with technologies exploding in the field of communication, it implies being present on a large variety of channels, in order to be able to respond to customers demand, no matter where they are located or when they decide to request information. Otherwise, companies end-up losing customers that they won’t even know they could have had. Here is how to create a perfect communication with all customers, whether they have already bought from your firm, or they are still at the stage of being a prospect.

Benefits of IT outsourcing for business

January 9, 2023 No Comments

Many modern enterprises have already appreciated the benefits of IT outsourcing and are successfully using it to develop their business. Transferring a company to outsourcing means entrusting the solution of certain tasks to a third-party organization (contractor), for example a dedicated development company, which will ensure maximum functionality and performance of the company’s IT infrastructure for business.

Business travel is back–here’s what to expect 

January 9, 2023 No Comments

The healthcare industry is in no way exempt from the many benefits new technologies provide in our society. One of the biggest reasons behind ongoing advancements in healthcare is, in fact, down to technology. 

The Advantages of Using IoT SIM Cards in Europe 

January 5, 2023 No Comments

IoT SIM cards in Europe have become increasingly popular in recent years as businesses and individuals look for an effective way to stay connected. The advantages of using these cards are numerous, from cost savings to increased reliability. In this blog post, we will explore the various benefits that come with using IoT SIM cards in Europe and how they can help you stay connected in this ever-evolving digital age.

6 Cybersecurity Steps Each Small Business Should Take

January 3, 2023 No Comments

With small and medium businesses now relying on IT and data more heavily than ever before, it’s important for companies of all sizes to ensure that they are taking cybersecurity as seriously as possible. It’s all too common for small business owners and managers to take the route of thinking that because their business is small and does not have a huge number of customers, they are not going to be at much risk of cybercrime.

How to Get IT Certification in 2023?

December 28, 2022 No Comments

Getting a certification in a certain field is the best way to add knowledge, improve your resume, and boost your employability chances or work performance. If you are interested or already working in IT, you can get certification in 2023 quite easily.

Managing Startups: Running a Small Business Successfully

December 27, 2022 No Comments

Running a small business can be a challenging endeavour thanks in large part to a competitive business landscape. Even the smallest mistake can have far-reaching consequences, which means there is little wiggle room for most small business owners. Another issue stems from the fact that it takes plenty of experience to weather the storm of business management, but most small businesses have inexperienced owners.

Accelerating Software Rollout Success

December 23, 2022 No Comments

Tweet By Adam Sandman, Founder & CEO of Inflectra For companies dedicated to building great software and tools, statistics showing that almost a third of IT investments classify as failed or that organizations are losing billions of dollars annually because of botched software implementations are frightening. Software was supposed to eat the world: so why is it so hard to implement?  Many […]

5 Ways to Maximize Data in Vertafore

December 23, 2022 No Comments

Data drives any business, especially insurance, and having access to the right data at the right time keeps insurance companies competitive. To harness the data needed to manage operations, many insurers are using specialty tools, such as Vertafore’s AMS360, BenefitPoint, PL RiskMatch, Rater, and Sagitta, and other data management resources, such as Customer Relationship Management (CRM), lead management, and Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) software. The challenge is to provide access to the same data across all platforms.

A Perfect Strategy: How Data Migration can Improve Your Business

December 22, 2022 No Comments

Switching the Help Desk can be cumbersome if you don’t know how to approach it. But if you contemplate all the necessary steps for Data Migration planning, there is a way to increase the performance of the customer support team. What steps should you take before considering data migration?

How To Protect Your Organization’s Digital Footprint

December 22, 2022 No Comments

As the use of digital platforms increases in time, businesses of all sizes should start thinking about their digital footprint. The growing reliance on digital tools and platforms also opens your business to cybersecurity threats.  This article dives deeper into understanding your organization’s digital footprint and several tips and strategies for protecting it—from investing in technologies like corporate anti virus to scheduling regular employee training.

How Blockchain Technology is Transforming Business Practices and Applications

December 20, 2022 No Comments

Although Blockchain might not appear to impact our daily lives, it has undoubtedly impacted how many businesses handle their operations and applications. By enabling secure and efficient transactions, blockchain technology has revolutionized the way businesses transfer money and data. This article will explore how Blockchain technology is transforming business practices and applications.

Online Transactions – Digital Responsibility to Geolocation and Payment Processing    

December 20, 2022 No Comments

As online transactions increase, technical challenges arise in addition to the usual privacy, cybersecurity, trust, and consumer information protection. User location has become the focus of many operators in the US since not all states are legal yet, sportsbooks could be fined or even their license revoked if they take players from outside state lines. 

10 Tips To Help Employees Feel More Confident At Work

December 19, 2022 No Comments

Human capital is one of the largest investments that companies make. It only makes sense to nurture employees and provide an environment that fosters success.

Looking Ahead: 2023 Will Be Transformative for High Tech 

December 16, 2022 No Comments

2023 is going to be another transition year for the high tech & electronics industry. Like every other industry, high tech is dealing with year three of the pandemic and the associated disruptions that have become SOP during that time.  New technology, changing customer demand and overall the availability of new digital tools make 2023 a crucial year for manufacturers in the high tech space. Here are the major trends and priorities to track.

5 Golden Rules in Email Security

December 16, 2022 No Comments

Modern businesses have myriad ways to communicate. With so many applications on the market – and more arriving each day – to facilitate the sharing of information and ideas, many have tried to declare the death of email.

How Video Transcription Assists in Webcasting

December 15, 2022 No Comments

This article will explore how a video transcription service can assist in webcasting by providing an efficient and cost-effective way to create transcripts of webcast videos. It will also discuss the benefits that transcriptions can provide for viewers, such as improved accessibility, searchability, and shareability. Finally, it will look at the best practices for integrating video transcription into webcasting projects.

What Home-Based Businesses Can Do To Boost Their Chances Of Success

December 15, 2022 No Comments

More and more businesses are looking to operate from home, especially new ones. If you’ve got an idea for a business, you have probably started weighing up the pros and cons of operating at home compared to an external workspace. You are not alone if you have elected to operate from home. Continue reading to find out how you can boost your chances of success.

4 Tips for Reducing Security Risks Caused by Using Open Source Code

December 15, 2022 No Comments

Open source is an idea that has only recently entered the public vernacular. As with any new technical system, businesses must make themselves aware of the potential and take steps to mitigate them. Open source code can come with many benefits, but companies must take measures, such as software composition analysis, to ensure it is safe. Let’s take a look at what open source code is, what kind of risks are involved, and how these risks can be reduced. Read on to find out more.