Working From Home

Work From Home

A short video on working from home. Informative, helpful, and worth two-minutes of your time.

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As companies navigate the transition to remote operations, they've discovered that working from home brings new cybersecurity challenges right to their table – and bad actors excel at finding creative ways to exploit those opportunities to strike.

By making mitigation of six significant risks a top priority, companies can quickly boost their defenses and avoid potential cybersecurity pitfalls, as their employees continue working from home.

This is our fifth video in a series about risk mitigation. This video is entitled – Avoid Penalties

Risk #5 – Avoid Penalties

Working from home can be too comfortable sometimes. Relaxing the dress code can also encourage workers to relax their attention to detail and drop their guard, creating potentially expensive and painful compliance disasters.

Many industries have adopted strict compliance standards for the secure storage and transmission of sensitive data, like medical records and financial information, with equally burdensome penalties for failure.

Enforcing compliance can be a challenge when a company's workforce isn't centralized.

So here are four tips to help you:

  1. Don't allow staffers to fail at compliance – and give regulators a reason to come calling.
  2. Automate compliance as much as possible to make it easy for compliance specialists.
  3. Make sure that everyone is meeting the necessary standards.
  4. An automated compliance assistant also keeps up with the minutiae of changes to regulations ensuring no detail gets overlooked.

And finally, remember this, automated compliance makes sure that everything is ship-shape and alerts staffers to potential issues quickly.

Does all of this seem a bit too much for you? DTS InfoTech can help

We're good at working from home because we all work from home here at DTS InfoTech, and have for the past twenty years.

We have the tools, technology, expertise, and practical experience to train you

We know how intimidating technology can be! We make a living helping people just like you, who have questions about all things technology, and that includes working from home.

Most small businesses don't have the technical resources or time to understand all this geek stuff. If this describes you, we can help.

If you would like more information about working from home, give us a call, we're always happy to chat, and the call is free.

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Dedicated to your success,

Wally Moore

Business Development Manager

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