Tag Cybersecurity

Top 5 cybersecurity trends heading into 2023

Cybersecurity has always been a never-ending race, but the rate of change is accelerating. It has grown into a fast-moving sector as security providers and hackers compete to outsmart each other. New threats and innovative ways to combat them are emerging all the time. Companies continue to invest in technology to help run their businesses, layering more systems into their IT networks to support remote work, enhance customer experience and generate value, all creating new vulnerabilities. This blog will explore the top cybersecurity trends to look for…

Post COVID-19 trends shaping the future of digital business 

While COVID-19 restrictions have loosened throughout Canada – the lasting impact of the pandemic will forever change business practices and trends in Canada and around the world. The pandemic brought mandated lockdowns and constant changes to the norms of everyday life that forced companies to adapt to a digital transformation. Companies that choose to stay up to date, or ahead, of trends will have a greater chance of succeeding. Here are some of the most prominent digital trends shaping the post-pandemic business landscape. A Shift to Working…

The importance of digital literacy in the workplace

As remote and hybrid work models become more common in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, digital literacy in the workplace is becoming increasingly important. While it used to be that digital skills were only important for staff in the IT department, times have certainly changed and today’s organizations can benefit from increasing digital literacy across the board. And while digital literacy plays a significant role in a company’s ability to stay current, improve processes and continue to serve its customers and clients in new ways, increasing…

Proactive tips to protect your business from cyberattacks

Cyberattacks can happen to anyone, any business or organization. In this digital and technological age, it’s important to keep your online presence safe from cyberattacks and hackers. In 2018, a survey by PwC revealed that approximately 49% of all global businesses face cybersecurity breaches and this number is only increasing. Even more alarming, according to CIRA, approximately 71% of all Canadian businesses suffer the consequences of a major cybersecurity attack at least once a year. Given the severe damages and costs that a potential cyberattack could impose…