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September 1, 2021

Securing nonprofit video meetings

In the last 18 months, organizations across the world have adapted to remote working environments. Due to flexibility, safety, and cost reductions, many have decided to remain completely or partially…
August 25, 2021

Compliance and VPNs

Protecting constituent data is essential to nonprofit operations. Compliance standards such as HIPAA and PCI ensure the security of user information. Organizations involved in health and human services are subject…
June 20, 2021

Disaster Recovery

Disaster recovery is all about expecting the unexpected. With hurricane season in full swing, it's important to take the necessary steps to protect your data and hardware. The nationwide cost…
May 24, 2021

Digital Transformation for Nonprofits

With strict budgets and limited resources, it's easy for nonprofits to get left behind in the age of digital transformation. Only 11% of organizations view their team's approach to technology…
April 27, 2021

Nonprofit Cloud Transformation

What does, “moving to the cloud,” mean, exactly? Nonprofit cloud transformation can be intimidating due to a lack of funding and resources. On the contrary, hosting your applications in the cloud…
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October 28, 2020

Create a FREE Microsoft Teams account

Offices across the world have transitioned to remote work. For most, this was an abrupt change that left companies unprepared and scrambling for new tools. Many will be required to…
July 27, 2020

5 Reasons for Switching to VoIP

Is your phone system overpriced and insufficient? How VoIP gives you countless features with a strict budget in mind: Thanks to Voice Over IP (VoIP), nonprofits are able to save…
July 8, 2020

The Work-From-Home Readiness Checklist

If you were to evaluate your organization's productivity levels, what would they be?  Nonprofit leaders are behind the scenes, shaping the organization and managing functionality. While continuing to work from…
Microsoft TeamsBlog
June 8, 2020

Selecting video conferencing software for your company

As businesses are permitted to reopen following the COVID-19 pandemic, many have decided to keep employees working remotely. A wide range of industries have become accustomed to working from home,…
May 8, 2020

2020 in Tech: 5 Trends to Keep an Eye On

The technology industry moves in one direction — forward. As more companies continue to use advanced programs to run their businesses, knowing what the technology forecast looks like can help companies…
January 9, 2020

4 Tips for Protecting Your Small Business from a Ransomware Attack

Cybersecurity attacks are becoming more common as the business world continues doing more online. It can seem like every time you turn on the news, there’s another major company announcing they were…
November 1, 2019

Follow These 5 Steps to Give Your Business the Best Gift of All

As the year comes to an end, business owners are keeping an eye on the latest holiday deals to purchase new items for their companies. Ergonomic keyboards, dual monitors and…
October 1, 2019

7 Ways to Prevent a Data Breach in Your Business

Don’t think you’re vulnerable to a data breach? Think again. In 2018, businesses reported 1,244 breaches – and small businesses accounted for 58 percent of victims. In honor of National Cybersecurity…
September 3, 2019

2020’s End-of-Support List: Why it Matters & What to Do

January 14, 2020 is the fast-approaching date when a long list of Microsoft® products and solutions will reach their End of Support. That’s a lot of widely used products, and there’s a good chance your company…
business continuity plan for nonprofitsBlog
August 1, 2019

4 Ways a Business Continuity Plan Can Help Your Company

As a business owner, the buck stops with you. Your employees rely on you to have the answers when a problem occurs. But what are you going to do when you find out a…
July 1, 2019

BDR: A Shelter from the Storm

As a business owner, you’re always focusing on how to best move your company forward. But have you taken time to consider the potential threats to your operations? Having a…
June 1, 2019

Is Your Business Following the Right Financial Compliance Regulations?

Does your website or company accept payments online or store financial records digitally? If you answered “yes,” then you need to be compliant with industry regulations.   In simple terms, compliance…
Do you need a project management solution?Blog
May 1, 2019

Checklist: Do You Need a Project Management Solution?

Project management (PM) software plays a critical role in how successfully you implement a new solution or resolve a task. In fact, a study by Hive found that 77 percent…
outsource to your virtual CIOBlog
March 1, 2019

5 Things to Outsource to Your vCIO

As your business grows, you’ll eventually need someone to help you choose and deploy technology to protect your business, improve processes and support your organization’s goals. If you’ve never heard…
non-profit IT supportBlog
February 1, 2019

5 Tools to Improve Your Collaboration

The McKinsey Institute found that teams improved productivity up to 25 percent through increased collaboration. But, finding out which collaboration tools will round up your most isolated employees can be…