Slow Old Office Computers – Upgrade or Replace?

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So, your oldest, slowest, yet most trusted office PC is staring at the light at the end of the tunnel and is processing it’s way to it.

It’s at this point that you need to make the decision to either give it a new lease on life, or kick it to the curb, for a much younger, racier, better looking model that would do things the other one couldn’t even begin to comprehend (minds out of the gutter people!).

So what do you do?  Upgrade, or replace? [Read more...]

Welcome to the Small Business IT Show – SBITS001


Here it is, the very first episode of the Small Business IT show.

And thank you very VERY much if you’re reading this post now, before you listen to the podcast, or, after you have listened to the podcast.

In this episode, you’ll learn about the show, you’ll learn about me, you’ll learn about what I think is the state of Small Business IT through the past 8 years, and you’ll learn a great quick tip to fix some of those pesky USB devices. [Read more...]

Do You Need Bleeding Edge IT For Your Small Business?

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The straight up answer is no.

So if your IT guy is pestering you to upgrade your server, or to totally overhaul your fleet of laptops, it’s OK to say “No”

Most of the time. [Read more...]

The BEST Thing About IT In Small Businesses

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Chances are, if you’re reading this blog post now, you’re either:

1.  a small business owner

2.  an IT guy /gal of some sort

3.  the person that does the IT in a small business even though it’s not part of your job description

4.  related to me by blood, or by law, a friend, or my mum.  “Hi Mum”

and should you fall into anyone of those 4 categories, I just want to let you know that IT in Small Business is a really good thing.  I mean, it’s a really really good thing. [Read more...]

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