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Davey describes something that I’ve seen myself, and know others have seen as well. “The perpetrator will suggest that they are a successful hacker who has not only gained access to your computer but installed malware to record your activity, … Continued The post Linked: Got An Email From A Hacker With Your Password? Do These 3 Things appeared first on Mike McBride Online. If you want to see more like this, consider subscribing…
COVID Stories: Sidestepping Doomscrolling and Staying Sane During Coronavirus New Study Shows Troubling Disconnect Between HR and Employees The ‘Rules’ For Working From Home – including why some of the “rules” should be ignored in favor of what works for you. Why More Companies are Offering a Four-Day Workweek How to Check Your Devices for Stalkerware Craig Ball Just Published a New Exemplar Preservation Letter Tech Sector Job Interviews Assess Anxiety, Not Software Skills Three…
You know what? This is something that, no matter how many times I’ve done presentations or been asked to write an introduction of myself for a company site, or to include in an RFP, I absolutely hate. Mostly because I’m … Continued The post Linked: Presentation Skills: Tips for Writing Your Own Introduction appeared first on Mike McBride Online. If you want to see more like this, consider subscribing to the RSS Feed.…
Frankly, I think this describes a lot of people right now. The stress of life right now is enough to deal with, and having that much uncertainty will absolutely affect getting work done. Frankly, it should affect getting work done, … Continued The post Linked: What to say to your boss if you’re struggling at work during COVID-19 appeared first on Mike McBride Online. If you want to see more like this, consider subscribing…
THIS!!!! “We are going to see a real change as businesses can no longer dictate, ‘Be in the office five days a week, 9 to 5,’” Brady says. “Instead, the strategy will become, ‘How can we get you to come … Continued The post Linked: Balance Of Power Shifts To Employees In Flex Office Model appeared first on Mike McBride Online. If you want to see more like this, consider subscribing to the RSS…
The Implications of Working Without an Office The Explosion of Organizational Data is at a Tipping Point: Here’s How to Understand What You Have and Mitigate Risk This Big Law Firm Has Permanent Plans for Remote Working Zooming from video meetings to discovery requests about video meetings How To Enable Ransomware Protection Feature on Windows 10 Coronavirus: The Expert’s Practical Guide to Job Searching During Self Containment Discovery from Microsoft Office 365 Deloitte Takes Aim…
This is an interesting post, first because I’m surprised the iTunes gift card scam is still happening, and people are still falling for it, but secondly because I think the conversation is educational. Notice all of the weird excuses for … Continued The post Linked: A conversation with an iTunes card scammer appeared first on Mike McBride Online. If you want to see more like this, consider subscribing to the RSS Feed.…
According to this survey by Cleo, the number is quite significant. Leaving the workforce: In April, 20% said they were considering leaving the workforce. In June, 33% (1 in 3) of those surveyed report having at least one parent that … Continued The post How Many Parents Are Leaving the Workforce Due to COVID-19? appeared first on Mike McBride Online. If you want to see more like this, consider subscribing to the RSS Feed.…
One of the most popular arguments we hear, and one I’ve made myself, is that to truly stay informed, and avoid living in the bubble of our own political bias, we need to make sure we are getting information from a variety of sources, including ones we may not agree with. This study seems to be telling us that isn’t enough, and it can easily be manipulated. If I read an opposing viewpoint, and there’s…