The latest transformative technology is building speed, and poised to impact business in a major way. You’ve seen the headlines, and maybe some hype, however what’s really happening? Read on and we’ll get you up to speed on what virtual reality is and where it is headed.
What is it?
Virtual reality (VR) is a technology that lets users interact with an immersive, simulated world.
Keeping private information safe has always been a priority, however more than ever, smartphone threat protection is of the utmost importance. According to Pew Research Center, 68 percent of American adults own a smartphone. This number only continues to grow as more businesses adopt the idea of BYOD. The more that employees and contractors use mobile devices to access organizational systems, application and data, the more important it is to protect such access. Here are CoreTech’s tips on how to avoid mobile security risks.
With so many choices how does one decide which browser is best for your business? Today’s popular browsers compete on a level playing field. Internet browsing has become an essential part of our day-to-day lives, and you need a safe and secure browser that will get the job done quickly. With so many choices are you getting overwhelmed? Don’t worry, here’s CoreTech’s top three browsers for your business.
It’s a struggle sometimes to get the most out of your work day. With interruptions, distractions, disturbances and maybe even some interferences, what’s a worker to do? How can you fight distractions that are causing you to lose valuable minutes every day? Keep reading to find out some of the top ways to fight workplace distractions, so that you can produce high-quality work and get ahead in your career!
Perhaps “good enough” isn’t really good enough. Is holding off on updating your technology holding your business back? What factors do you need to consider when holding on to outdated technology? Read on…
Impact on Productivity
So, your aging server crashed, again! Your employees are sitting at their desks waiting…all the while losing precious work hours. System downtime directly correlates to time and money lost. Updated technology and support allow you to focus on your business – not the technology problems. An outdated network, PC or Laptop not only slow your workers’ productivity, but a reliance on older hardware and software will also hinder new technology you want to incorporate into your workplace.
Social media can be tough to keep up, and with so many different types how do you know what one is right for your business? LinkedIn is an essential personal branding tool used for small business’ to showcase their abilities in a professional way. Enclosed are tips for building a solid individual profile and how you can attract people to your business profile. By following these tips you ensure your profile is ready to build the connections.
THE BASICS OF PROFILE BUILDING
There are a few things that need to be included in every LinkedIn profile. No matter how active you will be on the site. Before you do anything on your profile you need to get a professional picture. People remember faces so it’s well worth the money to have a professional picture taken to help bring your story to life. However, don’t forget the whole reason for a LinkedIn profile - building your personal and company
“Teamwork divides the task and multiplies the success.” – Unknown
Without the use of teamwork how effective can any business be? But the bigger question we often ask ourselves is, how can we increase workplace teamwork? With the release of Office 2016, collaboration is at the top of the list of importance. So, let’s see exactly how to boost your teamwork with the new collaboration tools available in Office 2016.
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