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With the ever-changing environment around COVID-19, including state and federal regulations, businesses must adapt to keep up. For some, this means updating technology and adding remote phone lines and video conference systems to keep the team connected while working remotely. For others, like restaurants and retail spaces, this means offering curbside pickup, delivery and even creating new online reservation systems for limited seating. Local requirements are changing almost weekly, and getting the word out online…

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Depending on which state you live in, you may be thinking about the process of re-opening your offices. Even if you don’t plan on having employees return for another few weeks or even a few months, it’s a good idea to consider what steps to take, and what a new work environment might look like. Tech Tips If your employees working remotely have been saving files to their own devices rather than a secure, remote…

With more and more employees from all types of industries all over the world beginning to telecommute, working from home offices, kitchen counters and dining room tables, video conferences have surged in popularity. Once used by remote workers and to stay connected with office locations in other states or countries, video conferencing is now used by schools, entire offices and even fitness studios to stay connected with each other during thge COVID-19 crisis.  While some…

Earlier this month, we shared tips for keeping your video conference professional while working from home. But, what about the hours or days where you don’t have meetings scheduled? How do you keep yourself on-task when working with all of your home comforts just a few steps away from your workspace? Take a look at these tips for working from home:  Set Boundaries When you’re working at the office, do you go into work at…

Wireless networking means the improved access and availability of data, leading to an overall increase in your team’s productivity. Unfortunately, it doesn’t come without cost. When a wireless network is installed, there are added security risks that come along with it. It’s important to understand and take the appropriate steps to safeguard your data and infrastructure. As your network-integration partner, BCS takes security seriously, guiding you in keeping your wireless network secure. Here are a…

It’s easy to say “it won’t happen to us,” but cybersecurity is something that every business, large or small, needs to take seriously. It’s easy to underestimate cyber dangers if you believe certain myths that surround them. So, let’s take a look at some cybersecurity lore and why it isn’t always correct.  Myth: We’re too small; no one will hack us.  Small does not mean safe. No matter what it’s size, your company is a…

Most work environments are an easy place for germs to gather. Large offices, warehouses and schools have hundreds of employees interacting on a daily basis. With an extended cold and flu season among us, companies should take extra measures to ensure their employees are safe and healthy. (more…)

February is the month of love! If you're looking for ways to improve the relationship between your business and clients, take the seasonal opportunity to do so! Show clients and partners that you appreciate them with new technologies that improve their experience with your company. Wondering how BCS can help? Here are some easily integratable tools that quickly show your clients how much you care: 1. Free WiFi The need for visitors to connect is…

What are your business goals for 2020? If you’re like most companies, they likely involve expansion. Whether growth for your company means a larger physical space, more employees or increased sales flowing into your processes one thing is for sure--you need backend systems ready to handle more volume in place before you start scaling.  That’s where BCS Voice and Data comes in. We are an amazing partner for growing companies. Not only because we know…

Don’t you sometimes wish that conference calls were… easy? We get it! With most providers, telephone conferencing is a horrible experience. Lines are dropped, important people can’t dial in and there’s static or an echo coming through that no one knows how to stop. We’ve all been there. That’s exactly what the experts at BCS know how to fix. With our technology and experience, conference calls may just become the easiest part of the day.…