Why We Don’t Let Coworkers Help Us, Even When We Need It

When colleagues display helpful and cooperative “citizenship behaviors,” research has shown, they tend to develop high-quality social connections, which can improve individual and team performance through enhanced coordination, communication, and shared understanding within organizations. But there’s an obstacle to reaping those benefits — social psychologists have also found that people often … [Read more...]

The practical steps for conducting a data flow audit

The first few steps of your EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)compliance project can be the most confusing. Where to start, who should be involved and how to meet all your obligations are just a few of the questions you will undoubtedly ask, and the entire process can seem incredibly daunting. Read more here Take your first steps in GDPR with Orthology! Call us today! … [Read more...]

Why People Lose Motivation — and What Managers Can Do to Help

At some point, every leader has dealt with a person — or, worse, a group of people — who has lost motivation. It’s frustrating, isn’t it? As much as we’ve been there ourselves, sometimes it’s hard to sympathize with others who are disengaged from work and unproductive as a result. Sometimes, we view their unhappiness as a bug in their mental makeup — and, therefore, we think they should be able to … [Read more...]

Is your business prepared for the forthcoming GDPR?

When the GDPR comes into effect, you need to ensure that your business is prepared. There are many things you will have to do that haven’t been included on this list, so you will have to do a bit of research yourself to make sure you’re aware of all the regulations you need to adhere to. In the following infographic there are some of the key points that organisations will need to … [Read more...]

The evolution of malware

The Cisco 2018 Annual Cybersecurity Report revealed that the evolution of malware was one of the most important developments in the attack landscape in 2017. Attackers are taking malware to new levels of sophistication and impact, with increasing variety. Malware can be used for financial gain or, in some cases, for the sole purpose of destroying systems and data. Read more here … [Read more...]

5 Misconceptions About Networking

A good network keeps you informed. Teaches you new things. Makes you more innovative. Gives you a sounding board to flesh out your ideas. Helps you get things done when you’re in a hurry. And, much more (see my recent Lean In video on how networks augment your impact). Read more here … [Read more...]

Simplify your IT operations

LepideAuditor helps simplify the daily tasks of the IT team by automating what would otherwise be time-consuming and manual tasks. Key Features of LepideAuditor Audit, monitor and alert on changes to Active Directory, Group Policy, Exchange, SharePoint, SQL Server, File Server and Office 365 Alerts delivered in real-time on single events or threshold based criteria Ensure you can stay … [Read more...]

5 Ways to Get Over Your Fear of Public Speaking

We all want to be fearless public speakers. We dream of confidently striding onto the stage to give a speech or presentation, breaking the ice with the perfect joke, captivating the audience with compelling stories, handling the most difficult questions with ease, and exiting to cheers and applause. Read more here … [Read more...]

How to Be Friends with Someone Who Works for You

Working as a senior executive can be a lonely job. You have to deliver tough messages. You can’t always be transparent about your own challenges. And you must keep key decisions confidential until the timing is right. There’s no way to escape the necessary burdens of authority. And, from time to time, you may develop a friendship with someone in your organization. It’s one thing to have a … [Read more...]

GFI Promos Q1|2018

GFI Software is happy to announce the following promotional offers, which will run until March 30, 2018. For pricing, more information or any assistance with these promotions, please contact Orthology's sales representative on sales@orthology.gr Find out more about the promos here … [Read more...]