7 steps to improve cybersecurity

There was a time you could run a small business with a bank account, a telephone, an internet connection and some sort of physical base. These days, cybersecurity has been added to this list as a necessity nearly every small business owner needs to consider. This is especially true for small businesses such as law offices or accounting firms that deal with a client’s highly … Continue reading 7 steps to improve cybersecurity

Tips for safely recycling household batteries

Do you have a pile of used household batteries hidden in your junk drawer or a coffee can in the garage? You know it’s in everyone’s best interest for you to be environmentally responsible and recycle them, but you aren’t sure where to start, so the pile grows larger. But did you also know that extra precautions are required when storing and recycling batteries? Some … Continue reading Tips for safely recycling household batteries

5 Steps to a Modernized SMART Home

When it comes to technology, smarter is better. There are smart watches, smart televisions and just about everyone has a smartphone. So what about a smart home? Smart thermostats and lighting timers represent the first steps toward smart home technology for many homeowners, but in a lot of cases, they were the only steps. Since then, technology has continued to develop, and today there are … Continue reading 5 Steps to a Modernized SMART Home

5 must-have gadgets for heading back to school

For most of the nation, school has started back up. I know my own kids went back to school yesterday, and as much as I dread how fast the days are going by, as all mine are in high school now, I do need to get work done without distractions since I work from home. That said, Summer is almost over and the school bell … Continue reading 5 must-have gadgets for heading back to school

Classics reinvented with tech. How technology has updated arts and crafts

Modern technology has revolutionized many aspects of our day-to-day lives. While it is hard for some to imagine a day without social media, smartphones and Wi-Fi, these were not available a mere 20 years ago. Technology has revolutionized the way we order food, purchase clothes and read books. “Technology used to be considered a separate entity from arts and crafts,” said Stephanie Leichtweis, CEO of … Continue reading Classics reinvented with tech. How technology has updated arts and crafts