Business owners need to know a little of everything
about their businesses to be successful – especially
the technologies they buy and use. This fact is
recognized by the very largest and most well-run
companies in the world, whose business managers are
educated in very challenging, content-rich and
world-class management development programs.
Companies like IBM, General Electric (GE), and
Owners of smaller businesses, however, typically
must learn on their own, without the benefit of
corporate-sponsored, experience-based management
training programs. Very often small business owners
also don’t have the same access to experienced IT
staff and technology procurement experts that
business leaders in large companies enjoy. Risks and
issues due to computer problems, including the “Top
5 Computer Issues that can Bankrupt Your Company”
(insert hyperlink), are therefore much more
frequent, and costly, for small businesses.
Our “Managing IT for Business Owners” online
training program helps educate you on the role of
Information Technology in your business, while
building your confidence and skills in critical
business computing subjects. You’ll quickly learn
enough about IT to make informed decisions about IT
investments, to manage them effectively, and to
understand the most important aspects of common IT
operations required to support your business. This
course neither requires nor develops skills worthy
of a “geek”; rather, you’ll develop very fundamental
and important technology insight that will help you
minimize business and financial risks caused by
You may already be thinking – “Do I really need such
training? I’m pretty handy with MS Word, know to
watch out for SPAM, and feel confident in buying new
Here’s some key questions to ask yourself, if you’re
not already sure you could use these training
Do your computers have up-to-date
antivirus/malware software installed? Are the
virus signatures being updated, scans being run,
and alerts being monitored daily?
Are you getting the “Return on Investment” (ROI)
you expected, and planned for, from your recent
computer technology investments?
The employee who left last month – does he/she
still have access to your computers or sensitive
Is your business protected so that a single
computer failure will not cause you bankruptcy?
Do your employees know your “Information
Security Policy” and understand what it means
with respect to their daily work?
Do you know if your digital “Accounts
Receivable” records are safe from fire, broken
water pipes and other facility or natural
Every business owner needs to be able to answer YES
to ALL these questions - or the business is at
significant risk. Do you want to leave yourself
exposed to IT problems that could put you out of
business? IT problems you probably should have been
aware of? Of course not!
Join us today for the twice monthly webinar (online
training) series on “Managing IT for Business Owners
– No Computer Skills Required”. The series covers a
wide range of very helpful topics for the smaller
owner, including IT Management, Customer
Relationship Management, System Backup Strategies
and Disaster Recovery Preparedness, Email Security,
Computer Usage Policies, and Technology Vendor
The best part is that you don't even have to leave
your office to attend the seminars! All seminars are
securely and privately delivered via the Internet to
your computer, whether at home or at work. The
agenda for each session will be sent to you ahead of
time, and questions can be sent before the session
begins to ensure they are included in the material.
Any questions that can't be answered during the
session will be answered and posted to the Members
Only blog area, with the added benefit of engaged
group comment and information-sharing.
No time during the day to attend? Every session is
recorded so you can play it back when it’s most
convenient for you and your busy schedule!
Be a member of this new and exclusive charter
membership group – a group of smart business owners
who took the time, and made the effort, to learn
fundamental IT skills and protect their businesses
from computer-related issues.
Subscriptions to this training series are only $475
each per month!