Choosing the right mouse for work

Choosing the right mouse for work

April 27th, 2016

2016Apr26_Hardware_AHave you been stuck using the same mouse for several years now? If you’re feeling a bit of pain in your mouse clicking hand, then it’s probably time to consider an upgrade. We don’t always pay attention to it, but a good mouse can make a big difference.

How to get 500+ LinkedIn connections

April 26th, 2016

2016Apr25_InternetSocialNetworkingAndReputationManagement_A500+ LinkedIn connections can open doors. It can lead to more business, new clients, and provide social proof to yourself or organization. However, getting to 500+ connections can seem like a daunting task, especially if you have a business to run. So how can you break through and become a LinkedIn power networker? Here are a few tips to get you to 500+.

Network every day

If you’re struggling to grow your LinkedIn network, you may not be spending enough time on the platform.

New email security feature for Office 365

April 22nd, 2016

2016Apr21_Office365_AWhile you can take many security precautions to protect your organization, a cyber attack is always possible because of human error. Microsoft, however, is trying to change this. In the coming weeks, the technology giant plans to launch a new security feature for Outlook, but only if you’re an Office 365 user.

5 web design trends you should consider

April 21st, 2016

2016Apr20_Web_AA good looking page will determine how many people trust a website. This is especially true for small business owners trying to establish their company’s identity online. But with so many similar businesses to compete with, how can you stand out from the crowd? This is why it’s even more important to stay on top of web design trends to attract more visitors.

Employee Spotlight

April 20th, 2016

Diamond actively recruits and keeps the best ICT brains in the market. Our staff are recognised industry leaders, innovators and all round impressive people who all have great stories to share.

We’d like you to meet our Tier 1 Support Analyst- Luke Corbett!

1. What is your role at Diamond?

As a Tier 1 Support Analyst I’m the first line of troubleshooting and support, while playing a key role in the relationship with our customers.

Windows 10 Webinar

April 20th, 2016

Join us on Wednesday, April 27th at 10:00 am for our free 15 min Windows 10 webinar where our IT Manager and Windows 10 expert, Phillip Good, will discuss the latest features, updates and improvements of Windows 10.

He will also discuss how Windows 10 can help your organisation:

Increase productivity, collaboration and profitability
Protect data and devices with flexibility and control
Reduce costs and enable business growth
Effectively connect with your colleagues and customers

It is essential that you are equipped with the right knowledge to determine whether Windows 10 will benefit your organisation, including how you can download the update, when you should install it, the benefits of the operating system and whether it’s advisable based on your Line of Business applications to upgrade or not.

How to best utilize mobile tech for staff

April 19th, 2016

2016Apr18_Productivity_ALove it or hate it, mobile technology in the workplace is here to stay. While more and more companies are utilizing it as a way to up their productivity, there is a right and a wrong way to go about it. Here are four tips to help you successfully integrate mobile devices into your organization to create a more efficient and productive business.

Windows 10 updates: what to expect

April 16th, 2016

2016Apr15_Windows_ADuring Microsoft’s Build 2016, new innovations were announced to the public. But what you should really keep your eye on are the changes made with the Windows 10 Anniversary Update. With the new updates many are expecting features that help manage your business and personal life.

The DR benefits of Virtualization

April 15th, 2016

2016Apr14_Virtualization_AWhen most business owners think of Virtualization, they likely don’t think of Disaster Recovery. The truth is, though, that Virtualization is a multi-faceted IT solution that can provide an effective backup in case your business is hit by a disaster.

How is BYOD a security risk?

April 14th, 2016

2016Apr13_Security_ABring your own device (BYOD) strategy is when an employee uses their personal mobile device to work with your company from anywhere. This strategy can bring about many advantages to your business such as increased efficiency and convenience. However, this can also bring a number of security risks for your IT infrastructure and data.