Master OneNote in no time

OneNote is a useful but underutilized program that comes with Microsoft Office. With OneNote, you can create and share digital notebooks that contain handwritten or typed notes, drawings, screen clippings, audio commentaries, and more. This takes your note-taking to another level, allowing you to integrate multimedia as well as share notes and collaborate with other users.

Keep your home network safe in 10 simple steps

Practical tips to better secure your home network.

Change the default name of your home Wi-Fi
The first step towards a safer home Wi-Fi is to change the SSID (service set identifier). SSID is the network’s name. Many manufactures give all their wireless routers a default SSID. In most cases it is the company’s name.

What’s the right cloud services for your RIA?

Businesses around the globe have been moving toward the cloud and are reaping the benefits of continuity, data security, and process efficiency. However, with more data comes more responsibility. This means that you’ll need to find the right kind of service that’s suitable to the infrastructure at your RIA. Fortunately, various cloud management tools and solutions are available in the market. Let’s take a closer look.

Avoid these 5 things when investing in IT

RIA firm owners have a lot to do. Aside from managing staff, exploring new opportunities for growth, and keeping clients happy, they have to oversee investments in new technology. It’s easy to overlook something when choosing the right IT solution. Here’s a list of common IT investment missteps that owners like you should avoid.

Protect your network from watering hole attacks

With hackers continuously developing novel ways to infiltrate networks and steal user data, it is more crucial than ever to stay one step ahead of the curve. Protect yourself from cybercriminals by learning more about their methods. Here are some tips to deal with the threat of watering hole attacks:

What are watering hole attacks?

Watering hole attacks are used to distribute malware onto victims’ computers in a similar way phishing activities are conducted.

Exploring the human cloud’s benefits

Exploring the benefits of the human cloud

It’s an amazing time to start a business — not only can you take your ideas more quickly to the market, you can do so at lower costs and without the traditional barriers in hiring skilled workers. Talented contractors are now available via the “human cloud” and are ready to help you build and operate your RIA. Here's how your small - or medium-sized RIA can gain from it.