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How Can You Streamline Your Digital Communications Channels?

How Can You Streamline Your Digital Communications Channels?

Remote working has required a plethora of new solutions to be introduced to help us collaborate more effectively throughout the lockdowns. As we remerge into the next “new normal”, it’s an opportunity to review and streamline the various tools and systems in play. Digital communication has been on...

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What Are the COVID-19 Keepers? Four of 2020’s Changes We Plan to Continue

What Are the COVID-19 Keepers? Four of 2020’s Changes We Plan to Continue

As we pass the year anniversary of the first lockdown, Grant McGregor asks: what are the COVID keepers? A lot has changed in the world of IT over the last twelve to eighteen months. The changes we’ve made to enable our organisations to respond to the COVID-19 pandemic have been far-reaching. And...

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Quick Q&A: Should You Be Reviewing Your Corporate VPN?

Quick Q&A: Should You Be Reviewing Your Corporate VPN?

The Grant McGregor team talks you through a quick Q&A to help you understand why it might time to review VPN provision, the factors at play and whether they relate to your organisation. The short answer as to whether you should be reviewing your corporate VPN is: Yes.

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What is Zero Trust and Should I Be Implementing It?

What is Zero Trust and Should I Be Implementing It?

The IT world is full of acronyms and strange phrases. “Zero Trust” is one of the latest to be bandied about, but what does it mean? And is it something your organisation needs to be thinking about? Zero Trust is a model for IT security. Although it is not a new concept, there is an increasing...

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Now 71% of People Want to Work from Home: What Are the New WFH Rules? – Part 2

Now 71% of People Want to Work from Home: What Are the New WFH Rules? – Part 2

Last week we brought you part one of our blog on the new working from home rules. A recent survey found that 71% of people want to continue working from home after the pandemic. However, if this is going to happen, organisations of all kinds will need to rethink the way they work long-term. Part 1...

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Now 71% of People Want to Work from Home: What Are the New WFH Rules? – PART 1

Now 71% of People Want to Work from Home: What Are the New WFH Rules? – PART 1

A recent survey found that 71% of people want to continue working from home after the pandemic. If this is going to happen, organisations of all kinds will need to rethink the way they work long-term. In part one of our two-part blog we look at the first three new working from home rules.

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The Role of COVID-19 in Fast-Tracking Digital Transformation

The Role of COVID-19 in Fast-Tracking Digital Transformation

COVID-19 has brought many changes with it – including the fast tracking of digital transformation for many businesses and organisations. It’s hard to look for positives in the pandemic, when so many people have been so affected by it. However, it has served to reveal to us the ingenuity and...

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What does “back to work” mean for your business continuity planning?

What does “back to work” mean for your business continuity planning?

Organisations must revisit their operational strategies and business continuity planning in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic. Here, the Grant McGregor team considers what this might mean for your business continuity planning and, especially, IT. In a recent blog, we looked at how the current...

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What has Coronavirus exposed about your disaster recovery and business continuity plans?

What has Coronavirus exposed about your disaster recovery and business continuity plans?

Disaster recovery and business continuity plans should be revisited on a regular basis to ensure they remain fit for purpose. The current coronavirus pandemic has us all moving forward those DR/BC reassessment planning sessions. There can be few businesses around the world that haven’t found their...

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Can You Help Me with Remote Working?

Can You Help Me with Remote Working?

It might not surprise you too much to learn that one of the most common questions we get asked in these days of COVID-19 is: can you help me with remote working? The answer is “yes”, of course. But there are a few vital issues you will need to consider.

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