Crisis Management and Disaster Preparedness: An IT Perspective

Every experienced manager, whatever field or department they work in, will have experienced at least a minor crisis during their watch. An unfortunate few will have been on duty during a severe crisis which may have ended up with the end of their tenure. Knowing how to prepare for a crisis and to manage the situation when it arises can make careers, rescue institutions and, in the most dramatic cases,

Should Companies Think of Remote Work in the Long Term?

2020 has taught us many unthinkable and impossible lessons, the impossible became possible, and film fantasy became a daunting reality. It’s been an unprecedented one in the history of humankind. We saw cities that bustled with human activity, resembled ghost towns. We were strongly encouraged, and in some instances, legally forced to enforce social distancing. We also witnessed that most successful industries and businesses came crashing down in a matter

How to Effectively Implement Remote Working

Just after the COVID-19 global lock-down, companies started to shift from office to work from home. The newly emerged working practice has become a headache for many including myself. For most of the businesses, it was quite a time taking process to set their teams to continue working from home. Slower internet speed and less effective technological equipment welcomed us with open arms.  But things were not the same for

Cybersecurity Trends to Know in 2020

The Necessity For Cybersecurity and Cyber Literacy In 2020 At this point of 2020, we’re all spending so much more time online with recent data from Zenith Optimedia showing that the global average for mobile internet use alone is set to increase to 155 minutes per day by 2021. With this sense of exponential growth set against current world events, it’s no surprise that this upwards trajectory will maintain if

Cyber Security threats we can face during the COVID-19 Pandemic

In present times none of our generations alive in the world has ever experienced a pandemic like COVID-19. As the effects of the Coronavirus are felt around the world, whatever industry you are in, you are undoubtedly concerned about the biological, economic and cybersecurity threat of the novel coronavirus. As we are all distracted by the global health crisis, cybercriminals are taking advantage of this situation in many ways. According