Bad Data is Bad for Business: How to Improve Data Quality

Bad Data is Bad for Business: How to Improve Data Quality

The cost of bad data is an astonishing 15% to 25% of revenue for most companies.(sloanreview.mit.edu) What is bad data?  Every company has some amount of bad data. Bad data can come in the form of incomplete information, false information, duplicate records, and irrelevant information, but whatever form it takes, bad data can negatively impact business performance.  Bad business…

Low Code Apps vs. Custom Software Development

Low Code Apps vs. Custom Software Development

Low code / no code applications are growing in popularity. These apps promise to give anyone the opportunity to develop functional, helpful applications. With simple drag and drop features, and API integration, these low code apps can become part of larger business processes. Low code apps are primarily used in the following ways. Database capabilities….

How to Setup Secure Remote Access for Employees

How to Setup Secure Remote Access for Employees

Today, many people regularly work from home offices, coffee shops, and hotel rooms. The constant availability of the internet combined with the speed and performance of today’s laptops has made remote work easier than ever. Remote work vs. in-office work For various reasons, some employers discourage or don’t allow remote work. Manufacturers may feel it’s…

Computer File Management for Businesses: 7 steps to Stay Organized

Computer File Management for Businesses: 7 steps to Stay Organized

The digital revolution has caused our computers and servers to become bloated with old, useless, and redundant information. Because storage has become cheap, many companies address the problem by buying additional hard drive space. But… the cost of poor computer file management isn’t just the hard costs of acquiring and maintaining additional digital storage space….

Outsourced IT Services: 5 Reasons to Hire an External IT Team

Outsourced IT Services: 5 Reasons to Hire an External IT Team

Hire IT Staff or Use Outsourced IT Services? Today, every business depends on technology. That means every business much find a way to manage technology to: 1. Strategic IT Decisions When a small business owner or manager tells an employee to do something, they usually just do it. Part of the job of an external…

Scan Paper Documents for FREE with Office Lens

Scan Paper Documents for FREE with Office Lens

Your Microsoft Office 365 subscription comes with lots of hidden perks. One of these gems is Office Lens, a document scanner you can use from your phone. Ways to Use the Office Lens Document Scanning App Scan signed contracts and store in the client’s OneDrive folder Scan business cards to add to Outlook / Customer…