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Mike Ritsema talks about cybersecurity and business

July 25th, 2019

This week, Mike Ritsema, president of i3 Business Solutions, shares insightful business tips on how to protect your business from cybersecurity threats and disasters. With 20 years of experience in the technology industry, Mike is well-aware of the risks your business is vulnerable to.

Use data analytics to manage backups

July 22nd, 2019

The amount of data that the average business manages is unprecedented. And with that shift comes an unavoidable challenge: Deciding which files and records are most important to business continuity. However, with a little creative thinking and implementation, you can ensure the security of your most critical data.

Choosing the ideal VoIP provider

July 18th, 2019

Communicating with people via tablet, mobile phone, or laptop has never been easier. Thanks to progressively faster and more stable internet connections, Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) services have become a more accessible and cheaper alternative to conventional phone calls.

Mike Ritsema talks about business in Michigan in CPN article

July 11th, 2019

Last week, Channel Partners Insight, provider of analysis news for channel business leaders, talked with state-wide players to unpack key impact points for MSPs in Michigan. Mike Ritsema, President of i3 Business Solutions and a leader in the nationwide technology community, is quoted throughout this article.

4 BIG mistakes you’re making by being cheap with technology

July 8th, 2019

Technology is more affordable and accessible than it’s ever been. Whatever you need is only a few clicks away, whether it’s a product or a service. But there are still many small businesses that cheap out on their technology and IT solutions. They just don’t want to commit to quality hardware, software, security or backups […]

Do more with Office 365

July 4th, 2019

You’ve probably purchased Office 365 to be more productive, but things haven’t turned out well. Don’t feel bad since it’s not too late; here’s what you can do. Get the staff aboard To maximize your company’s productivity with Office 365, make sure that every employee with a computer uses it.

Three types of business dashboards

July 1st, 2019

Dashboards allow you to better understand your customers and easily make informed business decisions. But with many types of dashboards out there, each serving a unique purpose, how do you determine which one is best for your company? We’ve listed three types of the most widely used dashboards below.

5 Tips for securing your email account

June 27th, 2019

Email is one of the best things the internet has made possible. We use email to signup for websites, apply for jobs, make payments, and many more. But email users also run the risk of account hijacking, malware attacks, and other cyberthreats. To secure your emails, follow these crucial tips.

Evaluating the total cost of VoIP systems

June 19th, 2019

When investing in VoIP phone systems, cost is always an important factor to consider. No matter what features it’s bundled with, a phone system that easily puts you over budget isn’t worth investing in. That’s why it’s important to evaluate the total cost of ownership (TCO) of VoIP systems.

Presenting using PowerPoint? Use these tips

June 18th, 2019

Do you find it difficult to keep your audience’s attention whenever you do a PowerPoint presentation? You’re in luck, because we have some of the best tricks of the trade to share with you. Start slideshows instantly The audience doesn’t want to see the speaker’s cluttered desktop or unread emails as the PowerPoint presentation is […]