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Setting up Outlook for Cpanel Hosted Email Accounts

This is a quick instructional guide to setting up your client for emails that are hosted on CHS Tech’s cpanel server.  I am using Outlook 2016 so there may be some slight changes depending on your client or Outlook version. 1. Under file there is a button for add account.  Select that button. 2. This…
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Common computer support mistakes that small businesses make

One of the biggest drawbacks in the management of small businesses is that they are run by an individual or members of the same family. Although the arrangement ensures fast decisions, it can be a hindrance to growth if the business acumen of the proprietor is limited. If the management does not appreciate the value of technology in the growth of the firm, they are likely to make decisions that will have negative consequences. 

5 ridiculous ways a lack of computer support is wasting your money

If you’ve been running your business without proper computer support, you’re almost certainly hemorrhaging money from any number of areas. When you add up the improvements you can gain by minimizing downtime, automating repetitive tasks, streamlining operations, and enhancing communications, there’s simply no reason any business should attempt to succeed without technical assistance. This list may be far from exhaustive, but it should help you understand just what a top end technical team could do for your company: 

4 tech tips to boost your small business

For small businesses to grow, it takes hard work, just like in any business. But when compared to a bigger company, small businesses need to work smarter and more efficiently since there are fewer resources available. But with today’s technology and media, the playing field is more even than ever. So when it comes to working smarter, here are the top four tech tips to help your small business boom.

Does HIPAA require encryption? Yes… No… Kinda?

Hipaa is about as confusing as things can get.  Things you must do. Things you should do but are not explicitly required to do.  Things you really want to do but don’t really need to…  Encryption falls into a gray area between these things.  You must decide if it is required. Lets get some definitions…
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5 Effective Technology Secrets For Growing Your Small Business

When it comes to competing with big corporations and franchises, technology plays a vital role in the growth of your small business. There are dozens of new and affordable tools available that can help you save time, money and stress. Using these tools in the right way can help you increase profits and not get shoved off the playing field by the big guys. Start by implementing these five trade secrets and see what they do for your business. 

Top tech tips for small businesses

It’s no secret that small businesses can make incredible gains by optimizing their business technology. However, the technology industry might as well be a foreign country for many small business owners. This article will discuss some of the most productive tech tips for small business owners and help you get the most out of your limited capital.
 

Why are tech solutions vital for the security of your small business?

Some small businesses have limited resources when it comes to navigating the vast landscape of technology, especially without an in-house IT department. Unfortunately, many are simply overwhelmed by the security measures required to keep their companies safe from computer related crime and lost data.
 

Why your small business needs computer support

You’ve made the decision to open a small business in Lancaster, and you’re proud of how much the business has grown. Up until this point, you haven’t had any issues managing operations without the need for computer support. It may be because you or one of your employees are tech-savvy and getting by throughout the first few years with your infrastructure has been seamless.

This reality isn’t uncommon but, servers are heavily dependent on new technology and updates. Not only is it necessary to use your desktop software to email clients and vendors, but you must also view databases, run accounting, develop spreadsheets, create documentation, and work on other tasks for your small business. Because you’ve been working without computer support, the underlying question is when is the right time to bring in support?

5 reasons your small business needs custom tech solutions

With each passing year, the technology gap between savvy companies and rigid traditionalists grows vaster and more oppressive. Falling behind in the rapid technology arms race means your competitors will possess huge advantages in all aspects of business. Of course, off-the-shelf solutions can keep you on competitive ground in most cases, but if you want to surpass the competition and seize the advantage for yourself, you need custom solutions, tailored to the unique challenges of your business. If you’re not convinced, just consider these five simple reasons to invest in custom business technology solutions: