Fiduciary is not a word you hear or read often as a small to medium business (SMB) owner. Yet if you are the steward of any size business, fiduciary should be an active word in how you manage your business. How does this relate to trust, security, and your business on the Internet? Let's see.
Sometimes it takes a lighting storm to remove some old and almost obsolete things as well as thinking. Please allow me to share with you some lessons we've learned at Dynamic Net, Inc. from a lightning storm that took out our business phone system.
Hopefully you log into your WordPress administration area on a regular basis to see if there are updates (or maybe you are using WordFence or another tool that alerts you). Before you check the check boxes or otherwise press the update button, are you taking the following measures to protect the investment of time you have in your site?
Our family and our small business does its best to think local and buy local whenever we can do so. I would like to encourage you to do the same; doing so keeps more of the dollars you spend in the local economy. Plus your continued support of local businesses may help them keep their current employees as well as hire more employees. Since I believe it is important to put your money where your mouth is (live and do what you speak), let me share with you a partial list of the local businesses and organizations we have supported in 2012.