#1. Prioritize I/T

Make IT a strategic component of your business and not an afterthought.

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#2. Proper Licenses

Ensure you have proper and valid product licensing.

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#3. Regular Backups

Ensure that you have daily data backups (ideally internal and cloud). Test backups routinely by doing restores.

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#4. Stop Malware and Viruses

Ensure that you have up-to-date Anti-Virus/ Anti-Spam and Malware.

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#5. Access Control

If practicing BYOD (Bring Your Own Device) ensure you control access to your office resources / data.

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#6. Proper Data Storage

Don’t store critical data on a standalone PC.

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#7. Enforce Policies

Have an IT and Social Media policy, have all employees sign it and enforce it.

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#8. Protection from Theft

Protect your intellectual property and emails from theft or lost smart phones and laptops.

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#9. Maintain Documentation

Document your IT setup; don’t let your IT partner/department tell you that they can’t give you the administrative passwords… It’s your business.

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#10. Routine Strategies

Conduct routine planning meetings, audit your IT, and adjust where needed.

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