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What are IT Services? 12 Demonstrated Ways IT Support Can Benefit Your Business

IT Services - A Complete Guide

Gartner defines IT services like this:  “IT services refers to the application of business and technical expertise to enable organizations in the creation, management, and optimization of or access to information and business processes.” Essentially, it’s the labor and expertise that makes technology run. For most SMBs, it doesn’t make sense financially to hire full-time […]

IT Security for Small Businesses – A Complete Guide

IT Security for Small Business – A Complete Guide

The news is full of the latest companies that have suffered security breaches. These headlines focus on large corporations because the big numbers involved make the attack more impressive. This gives many small business owners a false sense of security -an illusion that there is security through obscurity. There is an idea that a “small […]

Cyber Security and HIPAA Compliance for Senior Living

Patient care is the priority for those working in the Senior Living space.  It’s no surprise then that there isn’t enough time left in the day to deal with the complexities of cyber security and HIPAA compliance for senior living companies. The Cost of Inaction Often there seems to be an idea of security through […]

Integrating Clio with Office 365 – Added Functionality for Law Firms

Clio Office 365 Integration

In the legal space time is money.  Literally for many firms that bill clients hourly.  Finding new tools that can improve your workflows and make life easier is essential.  For law firms that use Clio, the Office 365 integration offers some advantages.  Available Office 365 Integrations Clio has integrations with several Microsoft Office 365 apps.  […]

Understanding Cybersecurity: A Beginner’s Guide

In today’s digital age, cybersecurity is a term we hear almost daily. But what does it really mean, especially for those of us who aren’t tech wizards? This beginner-friendly guide breaks down the basics of cybersecurity, making it easy to understand and apply in your daily life. What is Cybersecurity? Cybersecurity is the practice of […]

Navigating Cybersecurity in a Hybrid Work Environment

While a great option for many businesses, the hybrid work model of combining remote and office-based work brings its own cybersecurity challenges. In this blog, we will simplify these challenges and offer straightforward strategies for business owners to minimize their effects. Let’s get started! Simplifying Access to Company Resources: In a hybrid work setup, it’s […]

Pros and Cons to working with a Managed Service Provider – An Objective Look

Interested in the idea of partnering with a Managed Service Provider, but don’t know where to start? We’ve got you covered! Here is our list of the pros and cons of your business working with a Managed Service Provider. Straightforward: these are the honest advantages and disadvantages of working with an MSP, written by a […]

How to Eliminate Waste in IT Spending

With inflation and the economy in flux many business owners and IT professionals are taking a hard look at IT spending.  The big question is how to eliminate waste in IT spending.  As part of our effort to be a good partner for our clients i.t.NOW has developed a checklist of places you can look […]

How to Know if Your IT Provider Is Doing What They Need to Be Doing

It’s hard to know whether your IT team is managing everything they should be. You’re not technical, so how would you know what’s happening behind the scenes? This quick “review” will help you identify whether your IT Provider is staying on top of the technology at your organization. 1. Our backup system has an onsite […]