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WOMEN’S RETREAT: Live The Life You Were Meant To (April 8+9, 2017) Haliburton, ON

Do you believe that there is more for you in life? Have you been searching for your purpose? If you answered yes, you are in the right place. Life isn’t about just existing, being unhappy or being stuck in a job that is sucking the life out of you.  It’s about living life to the … Continue reading “WOMEN’S RETREAT: Live The Life You Were Meant To (April 8+9, 2017) Haliburton, ON”

Time to change your password again!

Time to change your passwords again because ANY passwords you’ve used or stored online prior to September 22, 2016 may be in nafarious hands!

Between September 22, 2016 and February 18, 2017, passwords, private messages, API keys, and other sensitive data was leaked and because data was cached by search engines, your data may have been in nafarious hands! It’s time to change your passwords again! Is your website on the list?  GitHub has already compiled a list of effected domains and … Continue reading “Time to change your passwords again because ANY passwords you’ve used or stored online prior to September 22, 2016 may be in nafarious hands!”

Startup Durham Region

Open Mic Night (Mar. 27 – 6:30-9:30pm) Whitby, ON #StartUpDurham #entrepreneursforentrepreneurs

Startup Durham Region is a community of entrepreneurs on a mission to build an inclusive culture of momentum and success in Durham Region. STARTUP DURHAM OPEN MIC NIGHT Our networking events are different. Come out to our next Open Mic Meetup and share your story with the crowd. Grab the mic, take 2 minutes, and … Continue reading “Open Mic Night (Mar. 27 – 6:30-9:30pm) Whitby, ON #StartUpDurham #entrepreneursforentrepreneurs”

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7 signs your phone has a virus (and what to do about it)

There is a common misconception with viruses on mobile devices: that Android devices are particularly vulnerable. Although it is true that Android devices account for 97 percent of mobile malware, there’s a caveat: the majority of this 97 percent relates to small, unregulated third party app stores in the Middle East and Asia. The figure becomes 0.1 … Continue reading “7 signs your phone has a virus (and what to do about it)”

WordPress Training

If you haven’t already updated to WordPress 4.7.2, it is only a matter of time until your website is hacked!

The table below shows defacement growth per campaign during the past 24 hours since we published the statistics above. During the past 24 hours we have seen an average growth in defaced pages per campaign of 44%. The total number of defaced pages for all these campaigns, as indexed by Google has grown from 1,496,020 to 1,893,690. That is a 26% increase in total defaced pages in just 24 hours.






Facebook

How do I back up my Facebook page?

If you’ve been in business for any length of time, you’ve likely suffered pain of data loss at some point due to hardware failure or viruses.  Hopefully you’ve learned from this lesson, and taken the steps necessary to ensure all your important data is backed up, but does it include social media back ups? As each … Continue reading “How do I back up my Facebook page?”

WordPress Training

Time To Check Your WordPress Website

If automatic update are enabled and your site has likely been updated to 4.7.2. If automatic updates are not enabled, it’s time to login to WordPress and update the software. Regardless, I strongly suggest you confirm you have the update and test your website  make sure that everything is functioning as expected.  Remember to back it up … Continue reading “Time To Check Your WordPress Website”

LinkedIn

Has LinkedIn’s New Desktop Rolled Out To Your Account Yet?

LinkedIn blogged today that in the next few weeks they will be rolling out the largest desktop redesign since LinkedIn’s inception which includes: Streamlined navigation Smarter messaging Richer Feed to keep you informed More intuitive search Greater insight into who’s viewing your content Better suggestions to make your profile stand out Here’s a sneak preview… … Continue reading “Has LinkedIn’s New Desktop Rolled Out To Your Account Yet?”

Google Analytics

How do I setup Google Analytics myself?

Can I set up Google Analytics Myself and How do I setup Google Analytics, are two questions people that take my digital marketing strategy training ask most frequently, because it’s a staple in your digital marketing strategy, and quick and easy way to find out what digital marketing tactics are working, which are not, and … Continue reading “How do I setup Google Analytics myself?”

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Do you have trouble selling yourself? Say this affirmation and feel better!

This affirmation was inspired by Michael Hyatt’s blog post 3 Reasons You Shouldn’t Be Bashful About Selling Your Own Products which explains we should feel free to sell with our whole heart. Michael Hyatt writes… “Selling, when it is done well, is a noble pursuit. It requires that we take the initiative to find out … Continue reading “Do you have trouble selling yourself? Say this affirmation and feel better!”

Speak and Be Social

SPEAK AND BE SOCIAL (Friday, January 20th, 2017 – 9:30 am – 12:30 pm) Whitby in collaboration with Marlon Shawn

Marlon Shaw presents… Public Speaking For Entrepreneurs “Regardless of what business you are in, you must tap into the powerful strategy of speaking.” ~ James Malinchak Public Speaking For Entrepreneurs is an interactive presentation that introduces entrepreneurs to World Class speaking tools and strategies that will empower you to take control of your business success … Continue reading “SPEAK AND BE SOCIAL (Friday, January 20th, 2017 – 9:30 am – 12:30 pm) Whitby in collaboration with Marlon Shawn”