Well, it’s official. Phishing attacks are on the rise. In 2021, 83% of organizations faced a successful email phishing attack. And here’s the other side of the coin: phishing is expensive. These attacks cost large organizations nearly $15 million annually. And because small businesses are three times more likely to be targeted by cybercriminals than […]Read More Hot Topic: What Is Phishing?
Sandwiched between Black Friday and Cyber Monday, Small Business Saturday (SBS) is a staple in the post-Thanksgiving shopping weekend. For the past 12 years, Small Business Saturday has been the perfect way for small businesses to generate revenue and get back in touch with their communities. And, Small Business Saturday 2022 is no exception.Read More Small Business Saturday 2022: A Big Deal Year-round
Scoot over, Zoom fatigue. There’s a new sheriff in town: time zone fatigue. If you have one employee working in California, another in Wisconsin, and another in Maine, you’re probably already familiar with the condition. To get through the confusion, you need a cheat sheet to understand the different time zones in the USA. And, […]Read More What Are the Different Time Zones in the USA, and Why Do Businesses Care?
Here are the best small business articles we read in July. We hope you find this advice for business owners as interesting and useful as we did.Read More Patriot’s Picks: The Best Small Business Articles
Over 70% of adults in the U.S. use social media. And among businesses with over 100+ employees, 92.1% of U.S. marketers use social media. With such high social media usage nationwide, businesses can benefit from having guidelines in place. So if you don’t have one already, it’s time to implement a social media policy for […]Read More How to Adopt a Social Media Policy for Employees That Defines Roles & Sets Boundaries
The key to productivity is engagement, consistency, focus, organization, and … design? Actually, yes. An employee’s happiness goes hand in hand with productivity. And as we all know, it’s the little things in life.Read More 6 Office Design Ideas [+ Tips] to Take Productivity Up a Notch