McAfee Insights on Small Business Cyberattacks: How, Why, and What You Can Do

McAfee Insights on Small Business Cyberattacks: How, Why, and What You Can Do

Think hackers are just aiming for the big guys? Think again. Recent statistics indicate that 43 percent of all cyberattacks target small businesses. Moreover, 60 percent of them will go out of business within six months of the attack. To understand why this is, I have a bonus interview to add to my Dell...

Michael Dell's Advice for Small Business

Embrace Risk: Michael Dell’s Advice for Small Business Owners

Innovation, risk, and growth – three principles of business that go hand in hand. To show you how it works, let’s take a look at a shining example: Michael Dell, the founder and CEO of Dell Technologies. In the final episode of my Dell EMC World series, I get Michael’s advice for small business...

female entrepreneurs

Female Entrepreneurs: Your Time is NOW

The gender gap in startups is well documented, particularly in the area of finance where research shows that female entrepreneurs raise smaller amounts of capital to get their businesses off the ground. Fortunately, the startup environment is starting to change, with more focus on helping women start businesses and scale up quickly. For example, at...

data security

Improving Efficiency While Keeping Data Safe: 3 Data Security Tips for Small Business

Data security is at the forefront of every business owner’s mind, whether they are a single entrepreneur, a small local business, or a billion dollar enterprise. In the fifth episode of my Dell EMC World video series, I spoke with Brett Hansen, the Vice President of Dell Data Security, who shared advice and best...

tech insights - should i use a server or the cloud

Tech Insights: Should I Use a Server or the Cloud?

Success in today’s business landscape is tied to your ability to utilize technology to boost productivity, efficiency, and profit. Unfortunately, selecting (and even understanding!) modern technology can be difficult, given the rapid pace of development. That’s why I created this Dell EMC World video series: to demystify the latest technology and let you know...

Boost Office Productivity with These Must-Have Peripherals

Boost Office Productivity with These Must-Have Peripherals

Creating a modern office involves much more than just choosing a high-performing computer. In fact, while a quality computer is essential, some of your biggest productivity and efficiency gains come from selecting the right peripherals: those pieces of hardware that give your computer additional functionality, such as keyboard and mouse, displays, docking stations, speakers,...

Meet Alice: Business Mentor for the Modern Era

Meet Alice: Business Mentor for the Modern Era

Female entrepreneurs, I am excited to introduce you to your next business mentor, one who wants to help you scale and FAST! Meet Alice: the first ever AI technology for women entrepreneurs. Alice is ready to connect with you no matter where you live in the world and can help you at any stage of business,...

embracing digital transformation

Embracing Digital Transformation: Dell EMC World 2017

Earlier this May I took a trip to Las Vegas to attend Dell EMC World, a four-day conference jam packed with information about business, technological innovation and the digital transformation happening in small business. I’m talking keynotes, breakouts, guru sessions, and hands-on labs on over 500 different topics, plus interactive demos and the opportunity to...