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Clarity and Responsibility are Essential for a Healthy Workplace

Responsibility is a scary concept both inside and out of the workplace. It’s much easier to place the blame on someone else rather than yourself, but that’s rarely the correct or most effective mentality. You must communicate clearly and take

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Connections – Matrix March News

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Tech Talk: What’s Your Social Media Situation at Work?

To allow social media at work or not? The threat of employees wasting hours NOT working and socializing on facebook and twitter instead has always been a concern. What about one of them opening up a nasty link thanks to

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Tech Talk: Will Microsoft Call or Email Customers Directly? NO, it’s a SCAM!

Phone calls or emails claiming to be from Microsoft are ALL fake. Consumer Alert!

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How to Back Up Data Off Site, Protect Online Passwords and NOT Get Hacked?

During the last days of summer, as we start to turn our thoughts towards getting back to a regular work schedule – there are a couple of things to consider and put towards the top of your ‘to do’ list.

1. Change and update ALL of you passwords. From servers to each computer station and personal information such as banking and especially social media site. (see below for the social media hack story)

2. Consider backing up EVERYTHING and taking it to the cloud. In fact, imagine having a “BACK UP” button on your keyboard. Why?

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Life Lesson 1: Communicate Better & Keep Your Secrets Safe

The lessons we are taught growing up, whether it is at home, in school, at work or in running a business, somehow all seem to apply to technology these days. Common life lessons can be related to how you should be using technology to run your office or your business. Take a look at any company in the world and you will find signs of successful operations based on innovative, smart tech solutions that go behind on the basic databases, internal email or chat features.

Be it the logistics of running a trucking company across North America or running a car dealership – technology is essential in running a smooth operation. The smoother things run with the right technology in place, the better the sales will be and the better the business will run overall.

We will be posting life lessons and how they relate to what we do (technology) and how they can help you the business, charity or organization possible.

Lesson 1 is all about communicating better and making sure your secrets – such as valuable documents, passwords, web use and financial information – is always safe online where ever you work, create and live.

How can we, the Matrix Group, better help your internal communication system to make your company better overall?

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