Do Accounting Firms Really Need an MSP?

Accounting firms are as technology-driven as any other business today. They face the same challenges that other smaller commercial enterprises do when it comes to keeping their IT infrastructure up, running and secure. According to one estimate, accounting firms spend 70% of their IT budget on maintaining their systems and 30% on new technology. Owners […]

SMB IT Strategy

5 Topics to Consider as your Employees Come Back to the Office

The recent pandemic forced many organizations to quickly put together a Work-From-Home policy. Now that those businesses are starting to open back up and invite their employees to come back to the office, there are a whole new set of policies and procedures to think about. Your IT infrastructure and security may look a little […]

7 Steps to Assess Your IT Provider

Previously, we’ve discussed the costs of downtime to small- and medium-sized businesses. But, let’s dig a little deeper into the downtime issues and discuss how can you truly learn if your IT provider is performing up to snuff. First, do you find yourself questioning the experience or level of support you’re getting from your current […]

When Employees Bored in Network Downtime

Four Things Your IT Service Provider Absolutely Must Do

Imagine watching your entire workforce sitting around doing absolutely NOTHING. They’re not making sales, they’re not servicing clients. No phone calls, no emails—nothing. But you’re still paying them. And on top of it all, you’re also paying another company to get them all working again. If you’ve ever experienced a major IT outage, then I […]