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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...

Backup isn’t enough anymore

It’s Emergency Preparedness Week in BC this week. This is a great time to spend some time reviewing your business continuity and disaster recovery plan. Simply thinking about data backup is a good first step, but in today’s world of technology dependence it’s...

Smart Dolphins is hiring!

Rising Star needed for new business   Smart Dolphins IT Solutions is looking for a very special person to help build our new business PoplarMSP. A detailed job description can be found here. We are seeking to build PoplarMSP into something truly remarkable...

Risk management with Aaron Kraus

Risk management and maintaining a strong security-minded culture at your small business In this episode, Paul Holmes, and fellow Smart Dolphins employee, Ty Hedden, introduce listeners to Aaron Kraus, information systems and cloud security trainer and consultant. The...

How to schedule a Microsoft Teams meeting

Let’s walk you through the steps of scheduling a Microsoft Teams meeting five different ways. 1. Through the Teams calendar In your Team’s application or browser, click on the calendar tab. Simply choose the time slot, or click and drag the time span. A dialogue box...

Downtown Victoria

Resilience and collaboration within the downtown Victoria business community In our first episode of Season 3, Paul Holmes, chats with Jeff Bray executive director of the Downtown Victoria Business Association (DVBA). Despite the ongoing challenges due to the...

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...