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Apple Self Service Repair | Fix Your iPhone at Home | Sync Up
https://youtu.be/bbNDjpfFG6I Have you ever dropped your iPhone and slowly picked it up as you anxiously await the damage that lies underneath? Well, say goodbye to ...
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New Competitor to Google | What Is You.com? | Sync Up
https://youtu.be/kdIrKFan-aM Since 1998, Google has branched out from its search engine roots, dipping its hands into online advertising, cloud computing, gaming, and more. And with ...
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What Is Cyber Insurance & What Does It Cover?
Every 11 seconds, a ransomware attack hits an unsuspecting organization. Rather than waiting around for disaster to strike, finding a good cyber insurance policy early ...
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New Bills Boost Cybersecurity of Small Businesses | Sync Up
https://youtu.be/-AJ2Uri3SiQ For years, when it came to cybersecurity, many people were under the impression that hackers were only after large corporations. But in 2021, as ...
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Cybersecurity in Healthcare | Preventing Real-World Attacks
Gwinnett County (METRO ATLANTA) GA – More than 24 million patient records were collectively exposed because of cyber-attacks in 2020, and with telemedicine on the ...
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Point-Of-Sale Company Raided by FBI | Sync Up
https://youtu.be/CIb4RahlGs4 With the holiday season approaching it’s likely you’ll soon be scouring the web and storefronts for gifts and season essentials. But before you whip ...
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Initial Thoughts on the Apple iPad

Jul 5, 2010

For years I’ve waited for someone to come out with a great tablet computer. One that can do all the things my notebook computer can do, but in a smaller, lighter package and with a really great touchscreen. Presumably, it would come with a stylus and would recognize my handwriting. It would definitely run Windows…

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Professional Photographer Chase Jarvis Shows How Backups are Done

Jun 27, 2010

I ran across this fascinating video recently on one of my favorite photography websites. In it, professional photographer Chase Jarvis describes the backup strategies he employs for his work. Chase does a great job explaining how a quality backup plan works, and many of the methods he shares are similar to the backup solutions we…

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Reality Check on Leadership

Mar 3, 2010

Do you subscribe to the idea that specific actions produce specific results? If so, where do you look when you’re not getting the results you want? Are you quick to point the finger at someone else? After attending a training session about the effective use of KPIs and dashboards, a member of our sales team…

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Warm Fuzzies Feel Good

Mar 26, 2009

A few days ago, one of our support engineers told me that an employee of a valued customer had moved to another organization. He was sorry to see her go because he had enjoyed knowing her and working with her. I was disappointed myself, knowing that she was well-liked by our team. It’s always a…

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Take Your Monkey with You

Feb 3, 2009

This monkey hangs on the inside of my office door as a simple reminder to team members that stop by to visit. Please don’t leave YOUR monkey on MY desk.  In other words, feel free to come talk to me if you want to discuss ways to handle a problem you’ve uncovered. But don’t come…

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When You’re Getting Nowhere, There’s No Place like Someplace Else

Jan 25, 2009

I wasted a great deal of time sitting at my computer today, trying to refine an idea for an article I plan to write. After spinning my wheels for hours in my home office, I finally realized that I wasn’t making any progress and decided to go do something else for a while. So, I…

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Six Things I Wish I’d Known When I Started My Business (and 3 Things I’m glad I Didn’t)

Jan 18, 2009

Marcia Hoeck recently asked me to name the most important thing I had learned since starting my business 14 years ago. I did not have a ready answer. I have learned so much. After I struggled to give the question justice for a few minutes, Marcia kindly offered to allow me to respond later. This…

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Cloud Computing in Plain English

Jan 10, 2009

I ran across this YouTube video that does a good job of explaining what “cloud computing” is. Thought I’d share it here. By the way, I’m facilitating a live panel discussion near Atlanta on January 20 related to cloud computing and its effects on business IT. How Cloud Computing is (Finally) Changing Business IT Forever.…

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Ten Big Tips to Keep Your Sanity and Get Your Invoices Paid

Mar 29, 2008

Unless you run a cash-only business or started less than 10 minutes ago, chances are that you’ve experienced a past-due customer. Here are ten big tips to keep your sanity and make sure you get paid: The collections process begins with your proposal. That’s your opportunity to set clear payment expectations with your client. Include…

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