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Great IT Support Services rely on good communication

2020-07-23T11:01:00+01:00July 23rd, 2020|Accountants, Business Continuity, Company News, Cyber Security, Law, Productivity, Remote Working|

Thanks to all of our lovely clients who have given us awesome feedback (in over 1400 responses) via Net Promotor Score for our IT support services! As our mission here at Pro Drive IT is to provide exceptional customer service, this truly means a lot to us. Our clients' feedback helps us to make changes [...]

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Business IT support is part of the story

2020-07-17T10:08:54+01:00July 17th, 2020|Company News|

We provide business IT support but we care about mental health support too. We’re sponsoring some of our team, who are taking part in fundraising events organised by Oakleaf, a mental health charity based in Guildford ... We’re giving a shout out to Oakleaf because they’re local to us and have been helping the community [...]

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IT solutions – How to improve your account cybersecurity

2020-07-14T17:25:39+01:00July 7th, 2020|Cyber Security, Remote Working, Security and Threats, Tips and Advice|

Our IT solutions include cybersecurity services. Cyberattacks are, sadly, increasing but we show you how to protect your online accounts with 2-Factor Authenticators like Authy. See our video! Have you wondered about your cybersecurity when remote working? Cyberattacks are rising and you may be worried about your online account security when you’re working from home. [...]

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Cyber security risks and homeworkers: business alert!

2020-07-15T08:43:19+01:00June 23rd, 2020|Cyber Security, Remote Working, Security and Threats, Webinar|

Remote working presents huge cybersecurity risks for businesses because home networks aren’t generally set up properly to prevent attacks. Here are the reasons why and what you should do … Many weeks have gone by since we all had to re-deploy our staff to work from home. Most firms have adapted well and, [...]

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Phishing attacks – it’s open season!

2020-07-16T09:03:22+01:00June 9th, 2020|Accountants, Cyber Essentials, Cyber Security, Law, Security and Threats|

There's an increase in phishing attacks on businesses, as well as home-workers. We explain what they are and how to reduce the risk with better cybersecurity. If you’re unfamiliar with the term ‘phishing’, it’s still fishy but nothing to do with fish! Phishing is when cyber criminals send a message, commonly a scam email [...]

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IT essentials for the ‘new normal’

2020-05-26T16:10:48+01:00May 26th, 2020|Cyber Security, Productivity, Remote Working, Tips and Advice|

We have some answers to common questions we’re getting asked about IT essentials, to ensure your business is ready for the ‘new normal’. First, let’s set some context. At the time of writing, the latest UK government advice is that millions of people will need to continue to work from home for the 'foreseeable future' [...]

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IT services – Calendly appointment scheduling

2020-05-19T16:03:43+01:00May 18th, 2020|Tips and Advice|

We offer many IT services and are always looking out for useful tools to make clients more productive. Calendly is free Online Appointment Scheduling Software and it's one of our favourite go-to's. If you get fed up with organising meetings and trying to find a mutually convenient slot, this is for you! Save time [...]

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5 IT solutions & apps for better productivity

2020-05-13T12:06:17+01:00May 6th, 2020|Technology News, Tips and Advice|

There are so many apps and IT solutions out there aimed at helping individuals and teams to work more productively. They include those that focus on collaboration and project management, as well as specific tasks like calculations and are useful whether working remotely or in the office. Here are five of our favourites: 1. Microsoft [...]

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IT support and cyber security – plus human support too

2020-04-27T12:43:09+01:00April 27th, 2020|Business Continuity, Company News, Cyber Security, Productivity, Security and Threats, Technology News, Tips and Advice|

Business continues as we steer through the lockdown and we can help with all your IT support and cyber security. We listen to our clients and are working to make things easier, so businesses can be more productive. But an important part of remote working is looking after yourself too. Burnout can be a concern [...]

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