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3 Ways to Set Boundaries in the Workplace

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Just like with friendships and marriages, setting boundaries in the workplace is important for a successful businessperson. Communicating clear boundaries up front can go a long way to preventing potential conflicts and also promote a positive environment of mutual respect among clients and colleagues. 3 Ways to Set Boundaries in the Workplace. Set Boundaries with Time. Communicating time-related boundaries up-front will help prevent a confrontation with a supervisor about working overtime or during a time when you have other previous commitments Keep Your Work at Work. The nature of some jobs may prevent this but in many cases, keeping your…

Business Computer Network Security Tips – Pt II

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Our last post touched on the first five business computer network security tips for protecting your business’ digital data. You can read Part I here. 5 More Business Computer Network Security Tips Use a password manager. Password managers act as a vault to store your passwords and can add an extra depth of security by auto-generating random, difficult to de-code passwords (as long as you don’t forget your master password). Never store any of your passwords digitally on any computer or server. Be warry of free Wi-Fi Hotspots. Often in crowded public places, free Wi-Fi hotspots will appear in your…

Business Computer Network Security Tips – Part I

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Like many in business computer network security is an important part of keeping your clients, customers and business data safe. Educating your administrative staff about in-house business computer network security policies goes a long way to make sure your security risks are minimized. Here are 5 Business Computer Network Security Tips Purchase a reputable antivirus software to be installed on the network, and install updates as soon as they are available. While this might seem obvious to most, many smaller businesses see this as an expense they can cut out when the budget is tight. Sadly, small businesses are no…

Things to Consider for Your Business IT Support

Most people do not think about their business IT support until something goes wrong. As any good business manager knows, you must protect your information systems before problems arise. Below are several points to consider. In-house or outsourced: Do you want business IT support to be managed in-house or outsourced? It does not have to be a question of all IT support going one way or the other. There are advantages to outsourcing you may not have considered. Services such as graphic design, programming, and information service can be outsourced. It cuts down on costs, because the employer does not…