Cybersecurity Tips for Small Businesses

On July 20th, Brian Dennis, cybersecurity specialist with the America's SBDC Kansas, gave a presentation for the Manhattan Area Chamber of Commerce on Continuity and Cybersecurity that focused on the importance of good cybersecurity policies and practices for small businesses. Small businesses, often easy targets of opportunity, are increasingly at risk of stolen, corrupted, or lost data due to cyber threats from hackers, spyware, and malware.   40-60% of small businesses without recovery plans that fall victim to data breaches plans never...

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Social Media and Employer Brand

In the age of social media ubiquity, the world of hiring has undergone (and continues to undergo) drastic changes. Instead of searching newspaper classifieds, many job seekers now do Google searches, check out sites such as Indeed.com and Glassdoor.com, check out reviews of companies as employers, or go directly to their desired employers’ website - though, at this time, newspaper ads may still the best places for trying to fill certain types of positions. Companies can search for talent on...

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