Mike McBride

Mike McBride has been blogging since 2001, starting with what was, in essence, a blog about technology and being a One-Man IT Department. Over the years, his career has taken some twists and turns, as well as my interests, so now you will find blog posts covering everything from Social Networking, Law firms and Litigation Support, Travel, Training and yes, he's still writing about technology! He's even branched out into Photography and Sports Talk.

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There are no easy answers here. If I had the virus and Apple could dip into the location history of my phone and see who I may have come into contact with, and get to those people for early diagnosis, … Continued The post Linked: Covid-19 pandemic could change the face of data privacy appeared first on Mike McBride Online. If you want to see more like this, consider subscribing to the RSS Feed.…
As we’ve watched the business world conduct more transformation in these last two weeks than many have been able to muster up in years, there are a few things I find interesting. I wrote earlier that I thought work from … Continued The post Quick Thought – ISPs Are Now a Hurdle to Remote Working appeared first on Mike McBride Online. If you want to see more like this, consider subscribing to the RSS…
Just because you are working in the comfort of your own home for now, doesn’t mean you should be any less aware and on the lookout for, phishing attempts. In fact, you should probably be even more alert. “”For now, … Continued The post Linked: How to avoid cyberattacks while working from home due to COVID-19 appeared first on Mike McBride Online. If you want to see more like this, consider subscribing to the…
Since a lot of folks are now doing this, finding the post below from Trello was helpful, and for me, this should be rule 1 for remote teams: “Give a little more information than you think is necessary. You don’t … Continued The post Linked: 4 Ways To Make Strong Connections As A Remote Worker appeared first on Mike McBride Online. If you want to see more like this, consider subscribing to the RSS…
I found this tidbit pretty interesting, we often hear that our employers have an Employee Assistance Program, but how often do you hear from someone who has actually used it? “”If you’ve never called that number, do it, so you … Continued The post Linked: How managers can best help employees with mental health issues appeared first on Mike McBride Online. If you want to see more like this, consider subscribing to the RSS…
I don’t know that everything claimed in this piece by Chris Herd will come to fruition, but this one is absolutely true: A physical office means you can hire the best person you can afford in a 30-mile radius, disqualifying … Continued The post Linked: Companies who Adopt Remote Work will Replace Every Company who Doesn’t appeared first on Mike McBride Online. If you want to see more like this, consider subscribing to the…