How to Quickly Shift to a Work-From-Home Business Model to Maximize Productivity in Today’s Coronavirus Environment

As a business owner today, you are now facing unprecedented challenges to help deal with the Coronavirus pandemic.  You are asked to self-isolate and practice social distancing to “flatten the curve.”  You are asked to allow your employees to work from home to reduce possible exposure and slow the spread of COVID-19.

These are all reasonable requests.

Lunchtime Tech on the Go

Are you meeting someone for lunch and have a little extra time on your hands before your lunch buddy arrives? Here are some tech tools that can keep you productive even when you’re not in the office.

Smartphone – Today’s smartphones can easily do double duty as your office phone and lightweight internet-enabled PC in a pinch.

My Grown-Up Christmas List

You might recall the 1992 song, “My Grown-Up Christmas Wish” written by David Foster and his then wife, Linda. Natalie Cole was the first to record this holiday standard, but it was Amy Grant’s version that became the big hit. The lyrics showcase an adult writing to Santa and asking for much more than material things: the end to war, friendship for all and love that would never end.

Be Smart and Protect the Halls

While you’re decking the halls, why not protect them at the same time! We talk a lot about business security and how the internet can spell trouble if the right precautions aren’t put into place. As we swing into the holidays this year with Christmas and the new year right around the corner, it’s worth considering your home network.