Small Business

Repair vs Replace

Repair vs Replace

The Issue at Hand Over the past two weeks I’ve been presented with this dilemma 4 different times.  Anywhere from a broken laptop screen to a dead hard drive, the question is, “Should I fix my computer or just replace it?”  Inevitably, the follow up question is, “What would you do?”  This is always a difficult question for me, I want to offer the best possible...

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How To Use: Dell ExtPart

A few weeks ago we were working on a desktop that needed a new hard drive. So, we made an Image of the existing one (80G) and once we received the new hard drive we put the old drive image onto the new drive (750G). The issue came after the re-image when we recognized the new HD showed only having 80G instead of 750G. I needed to find a program that would fix this issue. Dennis told me about a...

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Windows Keyboard Shortcuts

I cannot count the number of times that I have been in a rush and wished that there was a way to complete a task besides always relying on the mouse. Using Keyboard Shortcuts can save loads of time and therefore, increase productivity. Here are a few of the most useful Windows Keyboard Shortcuts available. Go ahead and give some of them a try, once you start to use them you will begin to wonder...

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My Windows 8 Experience

My Windows 8 Experience

Yesterday I decided to throw caution to the wind and fully commit to Windows 8 Professional.  I backed up my data, formatted my hard drive, and did a fresh install of Microsoft’s latest OS.  After having used it now for nearly 5 hours of actual business time I realize that I’m seeing things that might be nice to know for businesses thinking about moving to Windows 8 in the near...

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Prevent Spyware – Slow Down A Little

Spyware and Viruses are becoming a larger and larger problem as the year goes by.  The only research I’ve done into that fact is the number of instances that I’m seeing pop up on my clients’ computers.  It’s moving from a “Common Home PC / Occasional Work PC Issue” to a “Common Everyone Issue”.    Now I’m forced to answer the hard...

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SEO Tips: Relevance

Many times your website is the first introduction to your company that a potential client has, but to make that introduction you have to be found.  To be found you need to make Google happy somehow, from the myriad of other sites for businesses just like yours, you need to stand out.  I’m publishing a series of tips that will help to get your site moved farther up the list on all search...

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