You’ll know that there have been many reports recently about the negative impact that the Covid-19 pandemic has had on mental health, wellbeing and motivation. This, coupled with the need for remote working, has made it a difficult time for all. Leaders and managers are wondering how to get the best [...]
When staff are remote working, it can be difficult to know if they're OK and engaged. Keeping in touch has been made even harder by the pandemic. Using a short survey (which you can tailor so they answer it anonymously if preferred) can really help highlight any issues and challenges. It can [...]
Ever wished you could have a second monitor so that you can view more than one item at once, such as your emails and spreadsheets, articles etc. In this video, Glen Richardson, one of our Helpdesk engineers, shows you how to configure a spare laptop to do this on Windows 10. [...]
In this video, one of our Service Desk Engineers, Sian Day, explains how to disable Fast Startup in your computer’s power settings so that when you shut down the computer, it will clear everything. What is Fast Startup? Since Windows 8, Microsoft introduced a new feature called Fast Startup, which automatically [...]
90+% of security incidents involve human error - with staff working remotely it has become an even greater problem. In this video, Bruce Penson of Pro Drive IT and Catherine West of Mimecast explain why people - whoever they are and wherever they're working - are your biggest cyber security concern [...]
Continuing our video series offering IT tips on popular questions, we look at Microsoft Tasks – how you install it, use it – and the benefits to team productivity … The idea behind Microsoft Tasks, one of the newest apps for Microsoft Teams, is that it works with the rest of MS 365. This means [...]
Free webinar: We will show you the pitfalls of using only passwords to access your online apps and systems. We'll provide advice on best practices for managing your passwords. And we'll explain why you should have an extra layer of security as well as passwords. Learn how you can protect yourself [...]
Never waste time trying to organise a mutually convenient meeting slot again! This video explains how to use Calendly online appointment scheduling software with your calendar so everyone can share availability automatically. It's easy to set up - see how ...