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How to Detect and Protect your Business from Phishing

Phishing is the fraudulent practice of sending emails purporting to be from reputable companies to induce individuals to reveal personal information, such as passwords, credit card numbers, and other personal data. Phishing has become a widespread problem across all industries, as it is relatively easy to pull off. They are the most prevalent form of cybercrime, and most are designed to steal money. The average cost of a phishing scam for a large company is $3.7 million. What can be done to protect your business from falling victim to these …

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Tips for Training Employees on the Latest Technology

Training employees on technology can be especially tricky because change is always hard. That’s human nature. Outdated technology can hinder employees’ efficiency and serve as a security threat. Getting the most updated tech is important, but training employees on how to use it can be a challenge. Here are a few tips to efficiently train employees and get things running smoothly. Explain it – thoroughly explaining why the new technology is beneficial to your employees and the company will help employees understand why they should invest the time and effort …

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5 Steps to Achieve a Healthy, Virus-Free Computer

Viruses are no fun for you or your computer and can be incredibly frustrating. If you notice strange emails being sent from your email address, programs starting automatically on your computer, hardware glitches, or other performance issues, your computer may be infected. So now what? Here are some possible next steps to a healthy computer. Antivirus – if you don’t already have one, install an antivirus program. Make sure you only have one program installed because having multiple can cause more issues. Networks Unlimited offers fantastic business-class virus protection. Full …

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Johnston Financial Services

While Johnston Financial Services (“JFS”) started as an effort to help a friend, it has grown into a financial services business that specializes in Healthcare and Small Business accounting solutions and reporting. JFS provides services to individuals and companies to assist them in achieving their financial and business goals. JFS also specializes in reporting and other needs for the healthcare industry. JFS team members help clients with financial statement preparation, creation and implementation of startup financial systems, assistance with the Medicare Cost Report, ad hoc reporting, tax preparation and other …

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The 3 Most Common Computer Problems (and how to fix them)

These helpful hints can solve a lot of the computer problems, and make you avoid going all “office space” on your technology. But before we get into the list, have you tried restarting your computer? NO. It isn’t a joke. It legitimately works to fix a problem you might be encountering. It is a simple step, and it’s easy to do. Another thing to generally look at is updating your operating system. This simple fix can solve issues of software being on speaking terms again. In Windows 10, click on …

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The Many Benefits of Synchronized Security

It was another great night with customers and Eric and Dan from Sophos! We spent the evening tasting Kannah Creek beer and learning about Synchronized Security from Sophos. Thank you to everyone who came out to learn how to be more prepared in protecting your business data and thank you to Sophos for presenting on such a relevant topic. Did you know that 74% of data breaches go undiscovered for more than six months? Synchronized Security works to make your products (antivirus, firewall, wireless, etc.) work together to stop threats …

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5 Signs That Your Business Needs an MSP

You might not be sure if you need a Managed Service Provider (“MSP”), like Networks Unlimited, but here are five signs that your business might want to start looking for an MSP. Your existing staff are fighting fires, not focusing on preventative maintenance If your current IT staff is so overwhelmed with fixing items constantly, they might not be getting the chance to work on preventative maintenance. Without preventative maintenance, your business network will get worse, and problems will get bigger. Partnering with an MSP means your staff will be …

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Doehling Law

Doehling Law is a boutique civil tort litigation firm founded in 2007. They specialize in personal injury, automobile accidents, and oil field related accidents on the Western Slope of Colorado. Managing Partner, Gary Doehling, has been practicing law for over 35 years and he has specific knowledge of the inner working of insurance companies, as he defended them for 25 years of his career. This intimate knowledge of their Managing Partner is just one factor that sets Doehling Law above the rest in civil tort litigation. Doehling Law also staffs …

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The 4 Benefits of a Large Technology Staff

We’ve got the technology staff to help your business thrive! With two locations in Western Colorado and a knowledgeable and sizeable staff, we’ve pretty much seen it all. Which means that we can quickly solve your technology problems in a fraction of the time it usually takes. Here are four reasons why our large staff is a BIG benefit for your company. Experience Our team has over 200 years of collective experience in the technology industry. That means that no matter what your problem is, we’ve probably seen it (and …

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Get the Powerful Technology Services You Need in the Montrose Area

Networks Unlimited is the largest I.T. company on the Western Slope of Colorado. With that designation, we’ve got quite a large and highly skilled staff who are ready and able to help with your technology needs. Our central office is in Grand Junction, but we also have a second office location in Montrose, Colorado. This Montrose office provides the same level of service as the Grand Junction office but extends Networks Unlimited’s reach to the surrounding area that is cut off from larger communities. These areas include Gunnison, Ridgway, Ouray, …