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Yubikeys: Making Passwords Obsolete and Strengthening Your Security

In our increasingly digital world, ensuring the safety of our credentials is more important than ever. That’s where Yubikeys come in. These nifty security devices are specifically designed to protect your sensitive information from unauthorized access and cyber attacks. So, how do Yubikeys work? Every time you use a Yubikey to log in to an

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D.O.W.N.T.I.M.E The Manufacturing Sector’s Worst Enemy

Discover the dreaded acronym: D.O.W.N.T.I.M.E. Each letter uncovers a crucial issue that manufacturers must tackle to keep their operations running smoothly. Defects Over Production Waiting Non-Utilized Talent Transportation Inventory Motion Extra Process Today, we delve into the first issue: IT-related defects. Manufacturers face significant hurdles when it comes to ‘defects’ caused by technology. These can

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The Rising Threat of Business Email Compromise

Business Email Compromise (BEC) attacks have become a pervasive and devastating cybersecurity threat. These malicious attacks employ sophisticated social engineering techniques to deceive employees and extract sensitive information or unauthorized monetary transfers. With victims ranging from individuals to large corporations, the financial and reputational impact of BEC attacks is colossal, costing billions of dollars worldwide.

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Stay Safe While Shopping Online: Tips to Avoid Scams and Fraud

The holiday season is officially here, and while you’re on the hunt for the perfect gift for your loved ones, it’s essential to stay alert to the increase in shopping scams. According to an Experian survey, an alarming number of respondents (nearly one quarter) reported falling victim to identity theft or fraud during the holidays

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Airline Ticket Scams Are Soaring

Scammers love travel season. They know your eyes are peeled for a cheap ticket and have devised convincing ways to get their hands on your money. Tricked consumers have spent months of their lives dealing with the consequences of these scams and lost thousands of dollars in the process. In a recent plague of travel

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WFH Strategies That Actually Work

We all value work and family balance. But during the holidays, that seesaw tends to teeter more toward family, even when end-of-year deadlines hang over our heads. No one wants to be the office jerk who says NO to flexible working routines. However, if you say yes, you may open your business up to lowered

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Discover The Secret To Overcoming Difficult Tasks

Throughout our lives, we all encounter obstacles that appear too daunting to overcome. During these situations, most turn to the Internet or business books for advice, but there’s another source everyone should turn to for support and help: someone you trust. When you partner up with someone, regardless of whether you’re starting a business, tackling

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Remote Work Is No Joke

I recently read an article in the New York Times titled We’re Kidding Ourselves That Workers Perform Well From Home, which I felt urgently needed a counterpoint. The article discussed the Houston-based law firm Ahmad, Zavitsanos, Anaipakos, Alavi & Mensing as they navigated the pandemic, avoided layoffs and achieved their best year on record. It’s

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Is it Time to Upgrade Your Workstations?

It seems like every day there is a new gadget or software that promises to make our lives easier and more efficient. With these advancements coming out of the woodwork every few months, it can become overwhelming and easier to just say “I’ll wait on updating”. However, with the ever-growing list of innovations our world

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Don’t Get Caught Up in the Dark Web

As a business owner, it is important to understand both the risks and opportunities associated with the internet. There can be tremendous benefits from the internet including engaging with customers online, expediting your workflow, and communicating with vendors or co-workers in an instant. However, there are also dangers lurking in the darker corners of cyberspace.

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