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The Microsoft 365 tool that helps you work less and achieve more

Microsoft 365 is an absolute dream. With every update, Microsoft finds new and inventive ways to streamline your business and increase productivity. The tragedy is that not everyone takes advantage of these features.  Mo...

Is Dave on Facebook again?

As frustrating as it can be to a business owner, you can’t stop your team posting the odd tweet, checking their Instagram stories or liking their friend’s latest Facebook post while at work, especially more so with most ...

Old tech isn’t just slowing you down

Technology moves very quickly, and it can be hard to keep up to date. You don’t always need the very latest devices. But you should also be wary of letting your equipment become too outdated. Older computers and laptops ...

Email Security

Would it shock you to read that 306.4 billion emails were sent every day in 2020?  I’d love to know how many of them ended up in your inbox? Whilst built in spam filters with Office 365 or Gmail continue to improve they ...

Cyber Security Training

I’ve written many blog posts before on the importance of robust Cyber Security packages.  As good as these systems are at stopping threats from entering your network nothing can beat having a well-trained workforce who c...

Bad news: You have a 2 in 3 chance that your business will be a victim of cybercrime this year

It’s now costing the world economy £740 billion a year I’m it’s not the best way to start a new year, but as business owners you need to be aware of the cyber risks your business faces every day. You see, I read the late...

7 years of keeping Businesses and Residents safe

Today is a proud day for geekingITsimple as we celebrate our 7th birthday. It has been an incredible journey for us and we have enjoyed every minute. I started the business back on the 14th January 2014 working from my g...

New Year, New Ways to Boost Productivity

Now that 2020 is behind us (phew) I am sure we are all looking forward to normality slowly resuming as this year progresses.  Whilst many of us are working in the office (socially distanced and covid secure) last year br...

How Secure is your password?

I’ve been working in IT for nearly 20 years now and over the years I have encountered some things that have stayed with me to this day.  Usually, the memories revolve around Security and in particular passwords. I would ...

65,000 attempts to hack into UK businesses every day

Every day there are around 65,000 attempts to hack into businesses here in the UK.  What’s even more scary is the fact that 4,500 of those attempts are successful :-/ The loss of confidence from customers once a business...