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Embracing the right cloud services

A little over a decade ago, when I was early in my IT career, “going paperless” was a trend buzzing in the small business world. Leaders of document management tools proclaimed they would put an end to paper and toner expenses. Today, we continue to see many printers...

Revisit the rush to work from home

Now is an ideal time to consider the technology changes that were made over the past 12 months.   Some business leaders are looking to bring more employees back into the office while others are looking to keep more employees working remotely long-term.    At Smart...

Your IT needs engagement now

One of the most interesting positive side effects of the pandemic that I have noticed over the past year is the growing engagement between business owners and their technology. This heightened awareness of just how dependent on technology even the simplest of...

Work from home security check up

Just six months ago, the potential impacts of COVID-19 were just becoming clear to everyone. Retail sales in Canada had dropped by 10% (which is substantial) and dipped to a five-year low by April. The Canada-U.S. border closed for the first time since confederation...