Published: March 2, 2017, 12:52 am
Today we rely on computers more than ever before. Many small businesses do almost everything online and it makes sense. The internet provides the perfect place to buy, sell, update and engage customers, generate leads and promote your brand’s awareness. However, as online communication and reliance has grown, so too has cyber crime. Unfortunately for all of us, small organizations are often prime targets for cyber criminals. Statics show that 71% of cyber-attacks happen to businesses with less than 100 employees.
What can you do to protect your small business?
A security breach could cost you thousands (Read more...
Published: February 9, 2017, 5:40 am
Should Your Business Buy or Rent Space?
Many businesses rent their office or shop space and have never even considered the option of buying a building or a work suite. For many, the capital is not available, at least not at first, and so it is not an option. However, if you have been in business a few years and have a strong cash flow or already have the capital, there are some strong benefits for buying real estate. Let’s go over a few things here.
The advantages of buying
The first advantage of buying your property (Read more...
Published: January 25, 2017, 12:45 am
Best Lawyer Options For A Business Bankruptcy
With the economic crisis in full swing, a great number of business and homeowners are being forced to decide whether to restructure their finances by filing for bankruptcy or change their investment patterns.
Bankruptcy attorneys at Chang & Diamond, APC are fully dedicated to providing their clients with accurate and reliable information about bankruptcy, as well as offering professional counsel and top-level legal representation.
Chang & Diamond attorneys provide invaluable insight into the bankruptcy process, as well as reliable legal advice to clients regarding bankruptcy, foreclosure, and workouts. They serve the (Read more...
Published: January 25, 2017, 12:19 am
4 Ways to Keep Your Business Secure in 2017
Cloud technology has made it possible for companies to lower their expenses and increase productivity. A lot of businesses, however, still struggle to keep their information and applications secure. If you’re concerned about your business, follow these four ways to improve its cloud security in 2017.
1. Choose Higher Encryption Standards
Encryption makes it possible for you and your customers to transfer sensitive information without giving access to anyone else. At their cores, all encryption tools use algorithms to make data indecipherable. Some tools, however, work much better than others. You (Read more...
Published: January 19, 2017, 4:59 am
How to Recognize Fraudulent Behavior in Business
Fraud against your business can occur no matter how big you are, and there are various strategies fraudsters use for doing this. When fraud happens against your company, your revenue, reputation, and the overall health of your business is often faced with serious danger – that is, unless you take immediate action.
Luckily, there are many ways to spot this activity, and the most important investment you can make in 2017 is taking the time to identify which parts of your business are susceptible to fraudulent behavior. With this in mind, Alexander (Read more...
Published: January 6, 2017, 2:46 am
How To Tackle Business Debt
Debt is something that the majority of us will face at some point in our lives, but the key to becoming successful in life and in business is in how you tackle that debt. Debt is your worst enemy, a constant source of stress and anxiety that will drain you financially, as well as emotionally. There is no such thing as good debt because all debt comes with risk; and unfortunately, in many cases, people don’t see that risk until it is too late. The average household debt in Canada is at an all-time (Read more...