Free* Microsoft 365 Apps That May Help Your Medical Practice

Big Ideas Logo

We all know that a Microsoft 365 Subscription comes with Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook but there are a bundle of other apps included in your Business or Enterprise subscription that you may never have noticed. Disclaimer: None of these add-on apps are a good alternative to decent Practice Management software. However they are free […]

You Need Multi-Factor Authentication!

IT Security

No excuses! You need Multi-Factor Authentication (MFA) enabled. Whether you are small or large, work on-site or remotely, corporate/education/medical/finance/etc., if you have the ability – turn it on.

Using 3CX to Provide Patients Information

IT Networks How-To Logo

Just because you are a small health practice, doesn’t mean you can’t have Enterprise class features! The 3CX Digital Receptionist can help you provide information to your callers even when there is no one to answer the phone.

Password Management

IT Security

Passwords. The last time I counted I had around 350 usernames and passwords! How to I make them all unique and actually remember them? Answer: I don’t. I let a password manager do it for me.

Performance Tweaks for Windows 10

IT Networks How-To Logo

You should be on Windows 10 now (or at least 8.1) as Microsoft ended support for Windows 7 at the start of 2020. Here are some tips to get better performance from an older PC.

3CX Voicemail User Guide

IT Networks How-To Logo

The 3CX Voicemail is handy, and if you wait long enough the system will prompt you with option, but if you are impatient (like me!) then this guide might help!

Virtual Reality … for the Office?

Big Ideas Logo

VR is something that has interested me for a while and I am surprised the COVID pandemic was a precursor to more VR adoption. Video conferencing is great but imagine being able to move around in a virtual environment and interacting with others as though you were there. Games do it – why doesn’t business?

Microsoft Teams: Video Conferencing

IT Networks How-To Logo

Microsoft Teams have been adding features steadily and the video conferencing is now on par with WebEx and Google Meet. Here’s how to use it with internal and external users.

Video Conferencing

IT Security

Video Conferencing has boomed for obvious reasons but not all applications are created equal. What are the options and what do you do when you’re forced to use something insecure?