How to Protect Employee Privacy When Your Business Uses Internal Social Media

Feb 15, 2013 20:18:23Posted by John Skorick, MyAKA Founder & CEO

How to Protect Employee Privacy When Your Business Uses Internal Social Media If you run a small business, you probably know websites like Facebook, Twitter or Google can help improve your brand's perception among your customers. But did you know that social media can also serve a useful purpose if employed internally? Many businesses utilize in-house social media pages to help staff members kee... Read More

Second Mobile Numbers, Tech Sharing and Other Ways to Protect Employee Privacy

Dec 31, 2012 17:02:59Posted by John Skorick, MyAKA Founder & CEO

Second Mobile Numbers, Tech Sharing and Other Ways to Protect Employee Privacy Employee privacy is a hot button issue these days, in part because of the rise of mobile technology. As more workers use tablets and smart phones in their day-to-day business, IT departments are continually working to figure out how to safeguard these devices from hacking, malware and scammers attempting to exploit com... Read More

A Virtual Phone Number Can Add Extra Security onto Multiple-User Devices

Dec 31, 2012 16:55:39Posted by John Skorick, MyAKA Founder & CEO

A Virtual Phone Number Can Add Extra Security onto Multiple-User Devices If you run a business, chances are you're familiar with the multiple-user feature of certain mobile devices. Many Apple and Microsoft products allow you to create more than one profile, meaning that several users can log in to their personal accounts and have access to their own set of applications, programs and do... Read More

An Anonymous Phone Number Can Make For a More Productive Worker

Dec 27, 2012 15:28:43Posted by John Skorick, MyAKA Founder & CEO

An Anonymous Phone Number Can Make For a More Productive Worker Productivity is the cornerstone of many businesses, especially for those that only have a few employees. There are many ways to boost productivity, such as adding a virtual phone number to employee devices or limiting social networking on office computers. The result can lead to a larger customer base and increased rev... Read More

For Small Businesses, Social Media Is an Efficiency Tool

Nov 12, 2012 17:50:27Posted by John Skorick, MyAKA Founder & CEO

For Small Businesses, Social Media Is an Efficiency Tool Small business owners who have yet to get into the social media game may be reluctant because they perceive sites like Facebook or Pinterest to be frivolous. Many see such websites as tools used purely for personal reasons, but the truth is, social media apps and websites can help businesses run more efficiently, conne... Read More

Keeping Your Business and Personal Lives Separate

Oct 22, 2012 16:18:40Posted by John Skorick, MyAKA Founder & CEO

Keeping Your Business and Personal Lives Separate Unless you've had your head buried in the sand, you're likely aware of the push to "go mobile" in today's business world. The latest technologies make it easier than ever to stay connected while on the go. Laptops, cell phones, and tablets are growing smaller and lighter, and many companies are no... Read More

U.S. Advocates Support EU Privacy Regulation Changes

Sep 6, 2012 15:57:24Posted by John Skorick, MyAKA Founder & CEO

U.S. Advocates Support EU Privacy Regulation Changes The European Union is currently discussing changes to the EU data privacy guidelines, and internet privacy advocates in the U.S. are in favor of strengthening the regulations. According to the National Journal, EU commission officials recently proposed updating the EU General Data Protection Regulation first enacted in... Read More

Advantages and Disadvantages of Using Personal Devices for Work

Aug 30, 2012 11:54:01Posted by John Skorick, MyAKA Founder & CEO

Advantages and Disadvantages of Using Personal Devices for Work These days, many businesses across a range of industries rely on mobile technology as an integral part of the company structure. While some companies supply devices to their employees for this purpose, many others rely on a Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) policy, in which workers use their own smartphones, tablets and oth... Read More

Social media lessons businesses can learn from Olympians

Aug 1, 2012 16:24:20Posted by John Skorick, MyAKA Founder & CEO

Social media lessons businesses can learn from Olympians When watching the Olympic Games, many business owners may not realize that some of the athletes' mistakes could be used as lessons for the professional world. According to Entrepreneur, a triple jumper from Greece and a Swiss soccer player should have thought a bit more about posting offensive messages on Twitter. ... Read More

Survey shows 80 percent of employees work after leaving the office

Jul 5, 2012 14:04:05Posted by John Skorick, MyAKA Founder & CEO

Survey shows 80 percent of employees work after leaving the office Good Technology, a secure and managed enterprise mobility provider, released the results of a recent survey that show more than 80 percent of employees continue to work after they leave the office, for an average of seven hours extra per week. The survey, which was compiled of answers from 1,000 workers across the coun... Read More

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