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3 Signs Your Business Needs Professional IT Support

[fa icon="calendar'] May 13, 2020 / by Dylan Borden posted in Tech Tips, Virtual CIO

You own a small business, and you’ve been doing just fine without a dedicated IT guy.  Your business, however, like everything else these days, depends on technology: email, phones, databases, documents, spreadsheets, and, maybe even software unique to your industry. How then, do you know when it is time to bring in some professional IT support? Let's take a look at three of the most common signs:

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Working from Home 101 - Creating Your Remote Workforce

[fa icon="calendar'] March 17, 2020 / by Dylan Borden posted in Disaster Preparedness

The Conora virus outbreak has had a dramatic impact on businesses across the countries but remote work capabilities have allowed companies to maintain operations while keeping their teams safe. The benefits are obvious, while the country is in lock down employees are able to connect and collaborate where ever they are, and the best part is once enabled companies can always take advantage of their remote network no matter the situation.

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Cash, Credit, or Debit - What Payment Methods are Most Secure?

[fa icon="calendar'] February 21, 2020 / by Dylan Borden posted in Local I.T., Tech Tips

Earlier this week ABC 7 My Suncoast News reached out to ask us some questions about payment methods available to consumers today and the different level of security each afford the end user. We explored some of the most popular methods on the market and gave some situations where you might want to use one over the other.

Let's take a look at the pros and cons of each option so you can decide which method is best for you!

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Business in the Clouds - An SMB's Guide to Cloud Solutions

[fa icon="calendar'] February 17, 2020 / by Dylan Borden posted in Cloud Solutions, Tech Tips

Have you ever avoided eating a food because you weren’t sure you’d like the taste, only to finally try it and wish you’d been eating it your whole life? Well, that’s essentially how businesses that haven’t investigated cloud solutions will be feeling in 2020...

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Monetizing Wi-Fi: Attract Guests and Increase Profits

[fa icon="calendar'] December 3, 2019 / by Dylan Borden posted in Tech Tips, Wi-Fi

Let’s get right to it. If you want your hotel to be considered remotely modern, you need to offer your guests free Wi-Fi, but don’t let the word “free” dissuade you because your guests are not the only ones who stand to benefit. We are going to explore some of the ways hotels, and those in the hospitality industry, can monetize their Wi-Fi with a tiered network, splash pages, and more!

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Outdoor Wi-Fi: A Florida Hotel's Ultimate Amenity

[fa icon="calendar'] October 28, 2019 / by Dylan Borden


Tourists visit Florida for its beaches and sunny weather, and they want to stay somewhere that can give them that authentic ‘Florida experience.’ Hoteliers in Sarasota have capitalized on this, enticing guests to soak up the sun at their hotel with everything from private beach access to pools with swim-up bars.

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