Archive for August, 2013
It is impossible to live a life without risk. From car accidents to heart attacks to giant asteroids, there is risk rampant in our every day lives. Even in our businesses do we see risks. They could be things from computer viruses or hackers, to something like volatile market fluctuation resulting in a loss of funds. Luckily for you and the rest of the business industry, there are plans that can be enacted to prepare for these occasions, and consultants to speak to for advice and assistance.
Risk management consulting firms specialize in preparing a business for something that hopefully never comes. Think of it as insurance. Say that managed security services providers are like your car insuran
Outsourcing is sometimes thought of as a four letter word in business, but the reality is that by 2014 almost 9 out of very 10 businesses in the U.S. will have allowed certain aspects of their business to be managed by another company. Purchasing managed services will allow your small business to free up staff, access expertise in specific industries not currently existing in house, and realize significant cost savings.
Purchasing managed services is usually done with a monthly or yearly subscription, so it is convenient as well as beneficial to your operations. Here are three managed services that you should consider acquiring for your small business.
1. Small business phone systems.
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