Technology

The Age of Platforms

Platform comes from the French word, plateforme, literally 'flat shape'. Even though we tend to think of platforms as websites and software these days, what tends to come to mind, in comparison, is the public square, or what the ancient Greeks would call agora, meaning to gather together. It is commonly translated as assembly...

Teach a Man to Phish

Give a man a fish, feed him for a day. Teach a man to fish, feed him for a lifetime. This old adage could not be more true in the world of cyber security. Phishing is a cyber attack that uses the method of disguising email as a weapon, or the bait. It is...

Navigating Scale in a Competitive Workforce

Taking small steps has never been difficult, unless you are Neil Armstrong, of course. We tend to do really well with incremental changes. Going from 1 to 1 million is much harder and might seem impossible at times, but soon it may be the norm. The workforce is changing, and there is more competition than...

Microsoft for DIYer’s

With college tuition on the rise, company training budgets thin and motivation low for people to learn new tools, it's obvious that the way we learn needs to be easier and more accessible. Well, you are in luck. We have compiled quick access links for the most used Microsoft tools. If you are a...