mobile workforce

How technology can help manage new overtime rules

How technology can help manage new overtime rules

Millennials, mobile workforce, remote employees all present a special challenge for businesses facing the implementation of new overtime rules. Technology can help get your arms around it.

VPN combats the risks of mobile Wi-Fi

VPN combats the risks of mobile Wi-Fi

Public Wi-Fi is a convenience for the mobile workforce, but it's also a big risk. Here are some steps to protect yourself, your company if you have to use open Wi-Fi.

Ignore cybercrime at your own risk

Ignore cybercrime at your own risk

Small businesses are now believed to be the "preferred" target of cybercriminals in part because cloud services connect them to thousands, maybe millions, of other assets. But largely because they are largely unprotected and unprepared. So why aren't we paying more attention? 

The Solopreneur's Toolbox

The Solopreneur's Toolbox

Seventy-eight percent of all businesses are solopreneurs. These small engines-that-do are a big part of our economy and they need a lot of tools to help them compete. Here's a starter list for those who are flying solo of some technology that can be your wingman. 

Do you know where your data is?

Do you know where your data is?

Companies are becoming more and more focused on collecting, analyzing and informing decisions based on data. But they may be less diligent about protecting it. Shadow databases are a growing problem for businesses, resulting in anything from extra work, inaccurate databased information to data loss to hackers. Do you know where your data is?

Build a better meeting; don't bust the budget

Build a better meeting; don't bust the budget

Useful meetings may be a contradiction in terms sometimes, but they are especially challenging when remote workers need to be collaborating with their team. You don't have to buy a telepresence system to build a better meeting environment to bring your staff together.