5 tech resolutions to enhance your IT strategy roadmap in 2018

With the New Year upon us, we share our Top 5 technology resolutions that should be an essential part of your IT strategy. Resolution 1: IT Security – Reinforce employee education on ransomware and other cyber attacks With repeated reports of Ransomware and Cyber threats circulating, we recommend you add IT security as a topic [...]

By | February 8th, 2018|Business Value, Managed Services, Productivity|0 Comments

Use Business Intelligence to grow your business

Business Intelligence (BI) and Analytics is no longer just for large corporations. BI is becoming increasingly available to all businesses, most notably though the rapid acceptance of Microsoft’s (free) Power BI Desktop app. Data present in every business can now be accessed and used more easily to make better business decisions. Previously, data would be [...]

By | January 10th, 2018|Business Value, Managed Services, Productivity|0 Comments

5 Types of virtualisation

The age-old proverb “There’s more than one way to skin a cat” is especially relevant when budgeting for IT services. With the right technology consulting and support, any business can afford customised solutions that employ creative methods to achieve its end goals. As just one example, let’s review all the ways you can use virtualisation [...]

By | January 8th, 2018|Business Value, Managed Services, Productivity|0 Comments

7 tips for better eye health in the work place

If you spend more than 2 hours a day in front of a screen then you are at risk of suffering digital eye strain. Limiting our time in front of a screen for less than 2 hours a day these days is just not an option so here are some tips on what we recommend you [...]

By | December 11th, 2017|Business Value, Managed Services, Productivity|0 Comments

Microsoft Whiteboard Preview – the freeform canvas for creative collaboration

Microsoft recently announced the roll out of their Whiteboard Preview app, a freeform digital canvas where people, ideas and content can come together for creative collaboration. Now available for download on Windows 10 devices - we are excited and are giving it a test run and will be reporting back on our experiences. In the [...]

By | December 11th, 2017|Business Value, Microsoft Office, Productivity|0 Comments

Microsoft’s new productivity apps are live

In July 2017, Microsoft announced three brand new apps for Office 365: Connections, Listings, and Invoicing. They were designed for businesses with fewer than 300 employees and after a few months of beta testing, they’re finally available to Business Premium users. Take a minute to learn about what they can do for your team! Microsoft [...]

By | December 7th, 2017|Business Value, Managed Services, Productivity|0 Comments

Simple tricks to boost your productivity

When you spend more than eight hours a day staring at a computer screen, it can be easy to lose focus on important tasks. While your device gives you access to some of the most useful applications, an ever-growing number of distractions are vying for your attention. Here are a few tricks for boosting your [...]

By | October 23rd, 2017|Business Value, Managed Services, Productivity|0 Comments

Virtualisation can save SMBs from disasters

Natural disasters can be brutal and unexpected for any small business. Regardless of your organisation’s location, you need to be prepared for any kind of disasters, natural or manmade. Virtualisation is one of your best bets for staying operational through thick and thin. Virtual desktops In most offices, employees are still dependent on desktop computers. [...]

By | October 3rd, 2017|Business Value, Office 365, Productivity|0 Comments

OneNote: the hidden gem in Microsoft Office

Almost everyone loves PowerPoint, Excel and Word, but there’s another Office application that should be recognised as a must-have: OneNote. It’s an app for pulling together text, video, audio, and other visual resources to create shareable notebooks full of useful information. With this article, you can master OneNote in no time at all. OneNote is [...]

By | September 25th, 2017|Business Value, Office 365, Productivity|0 Comments

CRM tips and tricks for beginners

Customer relationship management (CRM) software is essential for every marketing, sales, and customer service department. It allows you to capture your customers’ information and keep a record of their interactions with your business. If you’re new to the concept of CRM, here are some tips and tricks to help you get the most out of [...]

By | August 23rd, 2017|Business Value, Productivity, Tech Trends and Tips|0 Comments