Alex Fields joins Harry Brelsford to chat about a book he was featured in “Winning as a Team”. Alex talks about driving Teams adoption in your organization, helping get the most out of the Teams tools, and how best to use the tools with in Teams. He goes onto share his stance on Teams and how he believes in allowing users to create their own Teams. Check out Alex’s book HERE (https://www.itpromentor.com/yes-you-can-let-go/)
Ransomware is something that has been talked about for quite awhile and has been one of the biggest issues in terms of IT security in the last two years. Although, many people think that Ransomware is a one shot deal, in reality it is a much more detailed process to remove and or get rid of the Ransomware. Watch as Ken Dwight goes through the process of Ransomware, targeting of the machine, how the malware gets on your computer, what hackers harvest, how to secure a machine, and much much more.
Does your company need a facelift or rebrand? Are you looking to gain more clients? With the current times social media and marketing is more important than ever to get your message and branding out. Some simple items you can focus on not only for your personal brand, but also your company brand are:
• Have a daily cadence and stay engaged with others
• Educate clients through great content on a regular basis (daily or weekly)
• Build yourself as a thought leader
• Build social media campaign to promote the blog post or direct traffic directly back to the landing page
Watch Michael and Harry and learn some marketing tips to grow your business.
Frank Ohlhorst and Harry Brelsford revisit the analytics conversation. They tie the conversation to the current economic status and pandemic taking place. When you couple data and analytics you can come to the conclusion on where to drive your business helping to build big profits. Watch Harry and Frank and learn how to use your data to grow your business.
Harry is joined by Josh Liberman to discuss life in a virtual world. Anyone who runs a MSP knows that you are busiest when it is slowest. Between virtual learning through virtual conferences, webinar, podcast, drumming up new business, and staying on top of current clients MSPs are busy. Harry and Josh go onto to talk about getting back together in person hopefully in the near future to get back to human networking, and shaking hands. Watch Harry and Josh and learn about life in a virtual world.
Ransomware has become the scourge of many businesses and is likely not to disappear as a threat anytime soon. If anything, ransomware is on the rise, as evidenced by the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA), which has observed an increase in ransomware attacks across the world so far this year. That proves to be troubling news to organizations that have recently adopted work-from-home policies to address the concerns around the COVID-19 pandemic. Watch Harry and Frank discuss how to protect your client from Ransomware.
Phelim Rowe joins Harry Brelsford to explore privacy with Data. Phelim explores GDPR and the California privacy act and how it affects your data. He then goes onto to talk about why companies collect certain information and what they do with the information. Join Harry and Phelim to learn what is being done with your data.
Harry is joined by Michael Fraser to discuss higher education and its benefits. Its been one year since Michael graduated with his masters degree, and he explains the pros and cons of higher education and how it has helped him win contracts through the government. Watch and learn how Harry and Michael have grown through education, certificates and continued education. With the current economic state is it time to go (back) to school?
Join Harry Brelsford and Phelim Rowe for a morning cup of coffee and discussion on the current state of the event industry. Phelim noticed that people are currently thirsting for education, and are willing to attend virtual events as long as the content is current, and the speakers are well prepared. With all the events Phelim has held during this pandemic he has noticed that people are engaged and like the online format as long as content is educational and well thought out. Once the pandemic is over he says that events and trade shows will go back to business as usual. Come and learn what is new with events.
Harry is joined by Kevin Hunter, Carey Holzman, and Tom Benkert to discuss how to start a profitable YouTube channel. They explore the steps to starting your channel as well as some great tips and tricks to building your audience (you must know your audience before producing content). They also share the power of You Tube and the search within google for years to come. Watch and learn how to grow an profitable You Tube Channel.
I’ve just completed an interview with our contributor Denis Wilson who shared with us reports on a 600% increase (January 2020 – May 2020) in “cloud hacking” by bad actors targeting Office 365, G-suite and such. I was scared straight!
So in-part, we used the interview HERE to get me off the dime in real-time to turn on Multi-factor Authentication in Office 365 using these steps.
We met with IAMCP chapter president Danny Brown, to chat about Microsoft Inspire. Inspire is Microsoft’s worldwide partner conference. Typically, companies involved in Microsoft’s Partner Network travel from around the world to spend a week meeting with other partners, attending various sessions and keynotes led by Microsoft executives, and learning about Microsoft’s strategic priorities for the year ahead. Although this year looked very different than years past, Microsoft rolled out the red carpet for attendees through live virtual sessions with Q&A and free passes to educational sessions featuring industry experts. Microsoft was also able to capture the networking aspect of the conference by hosting virtual networking events. Watch the full recap of Inspire here.