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  • While the world goes into lock down, workplaces everywhere have been forced to embrace 'the modern workplace' and support entire work forces to work from home. Balancing company morale with managing teams remotely introduces a whole new set of challenges that many companies haven’t faced before.   We were lucky…

  • By now we are all becoming experts at video conferences with family, friends, clients and colleagues, it has become the main way we connect with others. There are a lot of articles providing advice and tips on how to be more efficient in your online meetings.We believe the best advice…

  • Sadly, during any wide-spread news event, there will usually be an increase in malicious activity relating to it. We have seen fake emails, text messages and calls pretending to be helping during the COVID-19 pandemic. Unfortunately, community stress and panic provide an opportune time for cyber criminals to attack. Since…

  • Keeping yourself safe when working from home is so important now that this is almost the only option available to the majority of us, for the foreseeable future. For us, the most important things while working from home are structure, breaks and check ins with colleagues. Working from home certainly…

  • Ransomware is a form of malware which infects your computer and encrypts all accessible files, rendering them unusable. The malware can also spread rapidly through a network, infecting many computers in a short amount of time, each demanding a separate ransom.Each device is essentially locked down and unusable until the…

  • Regular change is inevitable in the ever-evolving environment of ICT. Whether it be upgrades to existing infrastructure, or the introduction of new innovative business solutions, the process will involve change, which will need to be carefully managed with your staff and stakeholders. Although most ICT departments understand the concept of…

  • Before appropriate advances in technology had struck, contact management with non-profit organisations was a tedious and manual task. Each and every interaction with clients was logged manually – if at all – and didn’t really provide very accurate or lasting documentation of customer and donor data, action points, business developments…

  • With cloud-based storage systems like SharePoint becoming increasingly popular in the workplace, it's important to make sure that your data is managed and stored effectively. Using logical and consistent tags, labels and naming conventions will make it easier for co-workers to identify and retrieve documents as quickly as possible. If this doesn't…

  • Data is your most valuable asset, no matter what business you operate. For non-profits, it’s no different. Your data is the backbone of everything you do: it’s the names and contact details of all your donors, it’s the statistics on your reports, it’s the details behind each employee. Without data,…

  • Decreased not for profit sector funding and engagement has brought forth an industry-wide tech revolution. NFP technology strategies now focus on building advocacy, staff efficiency and improved impact measurement. This revolution is in stark contrast to traditional NFP investment patterns that favoured front line service investment.   {{cta('f445dbff-ea03-4423-8067-28fcc1bbc50d')}}   Here are…

  •   The benefits of modern IT are commonly spruiked. Less often discussed. However, are the potential risks. As important as maintaining current infrastructure and adopting modern technology, identifying these risks and planning for a worst-case scenario is the key to risk management in nonprofit organisations. Read on for information about…

  • The new year presents a landmark time that can represent a fresh beginning. The problem? Business never stops, there's always an email to respond to, a project to finish or an idea to develop. So, we’re going to run through a few tech tips that will help you take a…


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