important financial documents

The Best Ways to Secure Important Financial Documents

When it comes to storing important financial documents, a shoebox under your bed doesn’t cut it. Estate planning documents — such as wills, trusts, living wills, medical directives, and powers of attorney —are essential to you. So where do you keep them safely secured? And what about your digital assets, passwords, and social media accounts?… Read more »

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Top Ten Cybersecurity Facts and Statistics for 2019

Cybersecurity threats evolve and so do cybersecurity facts. Cybersecurity is a hot topic of discussion with data breaches, ransomware attacks, crypto-jacking, and threats to your connected devices. They all contribute to new rounds of cybersecurity facts, figures, and statistics. It can be hard to keep up. So, we have broken them down to the top… Read more »

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Ransomware on the Rise

Ransomware has rapidly emerged as the most visible cybersecurity risk for our nation’s networks, locking up private sector organizations and government agencies alike. And that’s only what we’re seeing – many more infections are going unreported, ransoms are being paid, and the vicious ransomware cycle continues. CISA’s Role as the Nation’s Risk Advisor Helping organizations… Read more »

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From the Office of Brian Jackson, “Why You Should Consider a Hosted VoIP Phone System?”

Traditional phone systems sometimes referred to as PBX (Private Branch Exchanges), has come a long way. They have morphed into digital delivery of voice communications and multimedia sessions known as VoIP (Voice over Internet Protocol) networks. If you’re a business still using a VOIP PBX phone system, you’re far from alone. However, industry experts say… Read more »

10 Common Misconceptions About Meetings

A new survey out from the software company, Clarizen, states that U.S. employees are spending more time than ever – almost nine hours of the work week — preparing for and attending meetings. What’s worse is that more than a third of those polled felt that these meetings were unnecessary and a waste of time. Knowing… Read more »

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Poor Communication for Healthcare

Poor communication is the number three contributor to patient deaths for the healthcare industry.* Could your phone system be to blame? A recent study by the Joint Commission identified ineffective communication as the third-highest cause of patient injury and death. Prevent sentinel events with best-in-class technology. Below are some easy steps to improve your company’s… Read more »

SOC 2 and HIPAA Compliance Telecommunication

Telecommunication Certified for SOC 2 and HIPAA Compliance

Overall, the healthcare industry is becoming more digital, collaborative, and data-driven than ever before. Doctors are looking to improve patient connections to ensure they are providing personalized healthcare. This means they need to connect to their sensitive patient information from anywhere while ensuring patient privacy is met. Now that Mitel’s MiCloud Business and MiCloud Enterprise… Read more »

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Why It’s Essential to Partner with a Managed Service Provider

Some business relationships are relatively straightforward. Both parties agree to specific contract details, and there’s no need for an extended amount of trust between them. This isn’t the case when choosing a managed service provider. That relationship relies on a deep level of confidence and reliance, established through high levels of communication. Unfortunately, that isn’t… Read more »