Tag: COVID-19

Ten things MSPs should focus on to mitigate economic downturn caused by COVID-19

Ten things MSPs should focus on to mitigate economic downturn caused by COVID-19

The COVID-19 pandemic is clearly driving a wave of economic disruption from which no managed services provider (MSP) will be immune. However, as organizations move to implement business continuity plans, many of them are turning to MSPs. In fact, there...

/ April 1, 2020
How to become the hero in an unlikely situation

How to become the hero in an unlikely situation

Last week, you read about A gift for the MSP heroes of the COVID-19 pandemic. Now, you’ll have the opportunity to explore this topic in depth with the expert, Derek Marin, the founder of Simple Selling. We teamed up to...

/ March 31, 2020
Four ways COVID-19 is affecting MSPs

Four ways COVID-19 is affecting MSPs

The outbreak of COVID-19 has changed the way many of us operate and forced us to adapt to working remotely whether we were prepared for it or not. As MSPs and their customers adapt to the shift towards ensuring productive,...

/ March 30, 2020 / 1 Comment
Threat Spotlight: Coronavirus-related phishing

Threat Spotlight: Coronavirus-related phishing

As much of the world grapples with the new coronavirus, COVID-19, and how to handle it, attackers are taking advantage of the widespread discussion of COVID-19 in emails and across the web. Barracuda researchers have seen a steady increase in...

/ March 26, 2020
Handling your MSP marketing efforts during COVID-19

Handling your MSP marketing efforts during COVID-19

As I’m sure you can imagine, over the last few weeks we’ve had a lot of customers reaching out to us at Tech Pro Marketing to ask some variation of the same basic question: “… what do we do now?”...

/ March 26, 2020
Ask an MSP Expert: How can we protect data in a remote work environment?

Ask an MSP Expert: How can we protect data in a remote work environment?

Q: Most of our clients have sent their workers home to work remotely due to the COVID-19 epidemic. How can we keep our technicians and our client’s data safe? The spread of COVID-19 has wreaked havoc on businesses across the...

/ March 23, 2020
A gift for the MSP heroes of the COVID-19 pandemic

A gift for the MSP heroes of the COVID-19 pandemic

This virus is bringing out the best and worst in people, companies, and everything in between. The best are offering help to strangers and doing other helpful acts to assist those around them. Hopefully your MSP is in the first...

/ March 20, 2020
Best practices and other tips for remote work during the COVID-19 pandemic

Best practices and other tips for remote work during the COVID-19 pandemic

As the pandemic of COVID-19 continues, more employers are looking for ways to enable and secure their employees that are now working remotely. This presents businesses with several challenges. To help you and your customers overcome them, we pulled together...

/ March 19, 2020
Best practices for managing a remote workforce during an emergency

Best practices for managing a remote workforce during an emergency

The idea of promoting remote work has gained traction across businesses of all sizes. It provides flexibility to colleagues and creates a workforce without limits to city, state, or country. Offering this option to employees is a nice perk and...

/ March 18, 2020 / 6 Comments
MSPs need to help clients update business continuity plans ASAP

MSPs need to help clients update business continuity plans ASAP

Managed service providers (MSPs) have a lot more to share than they realize when it comes to teaching organizations how to work remotely. Beyond providing secure connectivity, many MSPs tend to have large amounts of expertise in maintaining business continuity...

/ March 18, 2020