Should SMBs switch to thin clients?

Traditionally, small- and medium-sized businesses (SMBs) equip their staff with personal computers (PCs) for work. But in recent years, some organizations have been provisioning thin clients instead. Should your company switch to thin clients, too?

In this blog post, we'll discuss what a thin client is and its pros and cons so you can determine whether it's the right IT investment for your business.

8 Ways to improve your company’s virtual meetings

With more and more employees working remotely, virtual meetings have become an essential part of doing business. However, the transition from in-person gatherings to video conferences has been challenging for some companies. For example, some struggle with technical problems or distractions during their online meetings.

Ways nonprofit organizations leverage IT

Over the years, technology has increasingly become crucial to the success of modern nonprofit organizations. Unfortunately, some nonprofits cut corners when it comes to their IT infrastructure due to the lack of operating funds. What they fail to realize is that investing in IT can actually help them operate more efficiently and cost-effectively.

5 Must-have technologies for real estate firms

Over the years, technology has greatly impacted the real estate industry. Not only has technology helped real estate companies automate repetitive tasks and increase productivity, but it has also helped them reach more prospective buyers. It is no surprise then that in 2020, 53% of real estate firms directly invested in at least one company that creates real estate IT solutions (i.e., PropTech company). Therefore, if you want your firm to be competitive, you must leverage technologies, such as the following:

1. Property listing program
According to the 2021 NAR Home Buyer and Seller Generational Trends Report, 43% of all buyers first looked online for properties for sale.

Improve business resilience with these 3 IT tools

COVID-19 and the resulting stay-at-home orders have challenged the way businesses have traditionally operated. Suddenly, many companies had to adopt remote working arrangements and make other adjustments in order to stay operational. While lockdowns are already slowly being lifted, our experience of the pandemic highlights a very important lesson: organizations must make changes to build their resilience.

6 Effective ways to avoid overworking

Overworking causes people a great amount of stress and anxiety. This, in turn, can lead to an array of medical and mental health problems, and in worst-case scenarios, even death.

And the COVID-19 pandemic is largely seen as an aggravating factor. For many companies, the pandemic didn’t result in a reduction of work; it simply upended the way many employees work, resulting in undue stress.