We like to think that social media is an excellent tool—when used in a smart and focused way. Social media platforms offer a great way to keep clients, colleagues and friends informed and entertained. They can also keep an organization top of mind with key constituencies while strengthening connections and making them more frequent.
We are very excited about our newest client that engaged IT Radix to be its resource for information technology services. Why are we excited? Because this firm is an expert in business liability insurance and is very active in the cyber-liability realm.
In Charles Dickens’ famous work, Great Expectations, the story is full of expectations and misunderstandings. When Mr. Jaggers and Pip, the protagonist in the novel, are discussing who is responsible for some of Pip’s misunderstandings, Jaggers tells Pip to “Take nothing on its looks; take everything on evidence.
From the desk of: Cathy Coloff
I’ve always enjoyed reading. To be transported to another world, another life or even just another time through the words of a book...so many adventures without ever leaving home! These days, I tend to read more non-fiction; but periodically, I pick up a book recommended by a friend or that catches my eye in the bookstore or online to be whisked away on a new adventure.
Well Worth a Read!
In this issue:
- Great Expectations
- Is Social Media a Force for Good or Evil?
- Life on the Edge: Reading View
- A Tale of Two Cities
Congratulations to our winner, Harry Neinstedt of Lakeland Bank, the lucky recipient of a Barnes & Noble gift certificate.
QUESTION: What novel began with this line: “It was a bright cold day in April, and the clocks were striking thirteen.”
ANSWER: 1984 by George Orwell
Power outages caused by utility failure, accidents, and natural disasters such as storms, flooding, or earthquakes are inevitable. There’s very little you can do to prevent any of these from happening, but you can avoid the consequences to your business by using an Uninterruptible Power Supply (UPS).
What is an uninterruptible power supply?
An uninterruptible power supply is an essential piece of hardware that protects both your computer and your data.
The chances of your business being hit by a hurricane are slim. But this year, the odds are actually alarming — the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) predicts up to four unusually active hurricanes. If you don’t want to fall victim to data loss and tarnish your business’s reputation in the process, read on.
As machine learning, digital storage, and analytics software get more advanced, data is becoming more valuable than ever. Even businesses that don’t rely on data to operate are starting to find ways to get more value out of their information. Microsoft’s newest platform is an excellent example of that — and it’s free!
What is Power BI?
Released in the spring of 2016, Power BI is Microsoft’s business analytics platform.
By now, you’re probably familiar with popular Office 365 productivity features like Skype for Business, and real-time collaboration in Word, Excel, and PowerPoint. You might even remember a few time-saving keyboard shortcuts that will make your Office 365 experience a lot smoother.