Get Started Today!  (813) 749-0895    SEARCH SITE

IT Professional Services and Business Continuity

Symmetric Engineering Group Blogs

Providing Business IT Support such as technical IT Helpdesk Support, Outsourced Computer Support, Technology Consulting, and Managed IT Services to small and medium-sized businesses in Tampa and Florida.

3 Types of Software and How Businesses Use Them

For the modern business owner or executive, making smart business decisions has become a necessity. Margins are small, efficiency is key, and if we were to be completely honest, business is a day-in and day-out grind. In the course of doing business much is made of cost reduction and curtailing inefficiencies that lead to wasted capital. Much is made of collaborative systems that allow for remote access. Much is made of protocol, process, and performance. With so many moving parts in every business, there has to be the “glue” that allows for cohesive actions to be taken. That “glue” is software.

0 Comments
Continue reading

Small Businesses Face Challenges in 2018

The modern small business will face several challenges in 2018. The world is changing, and with it, so is business. For many small businesses, this can either be looked on as the opportunity they’ve been waiting for, or, it can be viewed as the beginning of the end. No matter what situations you are faced with this year, understanding what problems your business faces, and how to solve them is imperative to your small business’ success.

0 Comments
Continue reading

Useful Tips for Project Management

If you’ve ever managed a major IT project, you’re probably well acquainted with Murphy’s Law: “Anything that can go wrong, will go wrong.” Every project is going to have some rough patches. The key to overcoming these challenges lays not with the execution of the plan, but with the preparation. Here are four things to consider when you’re planning your next long-term IT project.

0 Comments
Continue reading

4 Tips That Can Help Your Business Better Manage IT Projects

Have you ever tried to manage a major IT project yourself? If you have, you know that it’s a huge time sink and that there’s a lot involved with the process. We’ll discuss four of the best ways that you can save time and resources while managing your latest technology implementation project.

0 Comments
Continue reading

Is Productivity a Part Of Your Technology Strategy?

Every business is searching for ways to improve productivity. There are now quite a few methods being used to boost the amount that each employee can accomplish, many of which revolve around technology. Admittedly, some of these methods may not be attainable for the average SMB… yet. However, as technology advances you may find yourself able to leverage some of these productivity-enhancing tools to improve the look of your bottom line.

0 Comments
Continue reading

How Much Time Do Your Employees Waste on Social Media?

Social media is a phenomenon that has invaded the business world in more ways than one. While it might be a great way to endorse your brand and communicate with your local prospects, it can be a huge distraction for your in-house workers. A new study by communications agency, We Are Flint, claims that 84 percent of adults in the UK use social media, and two-thirds of them use it every day--be it at the office or at home.

0 Comments
Continue reading

Tip of the Week: Don’t Let These 4 Office Distractions Get the Best of You

It’s time to be realistic and admit that the office can be an extraordinarily distracting place. Constant meetings and discussions, phones ringing, and emails hitting the inbox can all seem overwhelming. With so much going on, how can you get the most work done while still remaining in contact with your co-workers?

0 Comments
Continue reading

Tip of the Week: Chrome Extension Educates Users On Why Their Grammar is Bad

Grammar is quite complex, and it can be a problem for some people who don’t write or compose documents on a daily basis. One way that you can correct your writing, as well as learn why your writing needs correction, is by using a free Google Chrome extension called Grammarly.

0 Comments
Continue reading

Tip of the Week: 4 Brilliant Ways to Get More Work Done

b2ap3_thumbnail_productivity_tips_400.jpgThere are some workdays where distractions are abound and you can’t even remember what you’re supposed to be doing. In trying times like these, you need all the help you can get, just to stay focused and on task. Here are four simple adjustments to your work routine that have been proven to do wonders to increase productivity.

0 Comments
Continue reading

Tip of the Week: It Seems Counterproductive, But Taking Breaks Actually Improves Productivity

b2ap3_thumbnail_break_at_work_400.jpgToday’s workplace productivity has reached a peak, but thanks to this enhanced amount of work, the office environment can often feel hectic and stressful. This usually leads to workers skipping breaks just so that they don’t fall behind. While this maintains the semblance of productivity, it can often lead to a significant decrease in creativity and physical health.

0 Comments
Continue reading

How Gamers Can Be an Asset to Your Business

b2ap3_thumbnail_gamification_can_help_your_business_400.jpg“Do you think this is a game?” In the past, a boss may have used this line to criticize an employee for not taking their job seriously. However, in today’s more creative work environments, many companies are using game mechanics to achieve their goals. This business strategy is called gamification, and it’s the most fun way to get work done.

0 Comments
Continue reading

Tip of the Week: 3 Ways to Recover from Your Vacation

b2ap3_thumbnail_post_vacation_day_dream_400.jpgEverybody loves a vacation from work, but nobody enjoys the stress of catching up when returning from said vacation. It doesn’t have to be this way. By taking a few precautions, you can avoid ever again having to say, “I need a vacation from my vacation.”

0 Comments
Continue reading

Tip of the Week: How to Give Your Team the Best Working Conditions

b2ap3_thumbnail_great_working_conditions_400.jpgWhen it comes to the workplace, people want more than they used to. It used to be all about the salary and decent working conditions, but that has significantly changed in the past decade. In order to attract the best talent and stay ahead of the competition, you want to provide optimal working conditions when possible. Thankfully, by providing your team with a few accommodations, it doesn’t have to be difficult for everyone to enjoy their workday.

0 Comments
Continue reading

Sick of Email? Try These 3 Alternative Communication Apps

b2ap3_thumbnail_email_alternatives_400.jpgSince the dawn of the Internet, email has been that thing you love to hate. Email was meant to be a dynamic tool capable of replacing the odd fax machine and postal mail. Today, some workers dread even opening their inbox due to how much time they have to invest in it. Some might even wonder if there’s a better way to go about their work day.

0 Comments
Continue reading

6 Reasons Why Working from Home Just Doesn't Work

b2ap3_thumbnail_working_from_does_not_work_400.jpgThe majority of employees love the idea of working from home. Its benefits are well-known; saving on commuting expenses, freeing up office space, improving employee satisfaction, the list goes on. Yet, many employers are hesitant to allow their staff to work from home. Why is this?

0 Comments
Continue reading

Are Your Employees as Competitive as Black Friday Sales?

b2ap3_thumbnail_workplace_competition_400.jpgBlack Friday is widely regarded as the most competitive day for American retailers, and for consumers standing in line to take advantage of rock-bottom prices, the general consensus is that all of this competition is great for their wallets. In the same way, your business can benefit from a healthy dose of friendly competition.

0 Comments
Continue reading

New Office Trend “Hoteling” Provides Workers a Collaborative Work Environment

Hoteling IT Profesional ServicesEveryone is well aware of how mobile technology is changing everything. Therefore, it's a matter of time before we see new tech drastically change the office layout. This is what's happening in forward-thinking offices with a trend called "hoteling." If your business enjoys mobile technology and you want to get the most collaboration out of your staff, then hoteling IT Professional Services is right for you.

0 Comments
Continue reading

Search

Mobile? Grab this Article!

Qr Code

Tag Cloud

Security Tip of the Week IT Services IT Support Best Practices Managed IT Services Technology Cloud Privacy Email Business Computing IT Infrastructure Management Malware Business Continuity Hackers IT Companies in Tampa Hosted Solutions Internet Business Mobility IT Support Services Business IT Solutions Business I.T. Management Microsoft Productivity Software Data IT Professional Services Outsourced IT Managed Service Provider Data Backup Custom Business Solutions Network Security Computer Mobile Devices Business Applications IT Management Tech Term IT Business Solutions Ransomware Technology Consultants Data Recovery Productivity Windows 10 Managed IT Service in Florida Android Managed IT Service Business IT Support Managed IT Windows Disaster Recovery Innovation Internet of Things Cloud Computing Managed Services in Florida I.T. Support Google User Tips Workplace Tips Browser Dynamic Solutions I.T. Services Communication IT Support Services in Tampa IT Risk Management Backup IT Services in Florida Smartphone Data Management Remote Monitoring Hardware IT Outsourcing in Tampa IT Support Network Managed Services Artificial Intelligence Encryption Small Business Gmail IT Service IT Support in Tampa Smartphones Server Cybersecurity Microsoft Office Managed Services in Tampa Bay Save Money Efficiency Social Media Upgrade Phishing Business Management BYOD App Collaboration Holiday IT Managed Services Paperless Office Firewall Tampa IT Support Vendor Management VoIP Tech Companies in Tampa Passwords Customer Relationship Management Applications Unified Threat Management Website Mobile Device Management IT Services in Tampa Mobile Device Office 365 IT Outsourcing Business IT Support Services Bandwidth Antivirus Operating System Small Business IT Solutions Facebook Windows 10 Infrastructure Managed Service in Tampa Risk Management Computer Networking IT Outsourcing in Florida Tip of the week Bring Your Own Device Government Chrome Content Filtering BDR IT Service Management Data Computer Services IT Company Business Plan Word Two-factor Authentication Apple IT Vendor Management Compliance Project Management Vulnerability Saving Money Remote Computing Unified Communications Storage Regulations Managed IT Services Analytics Mobile Computing Help Desk Miscellaneous IT Management Services Settings Telephone Systems Big Data IT Company Data Security Robot Healthcare Automation Money Router Computer Hardware Repair Wireless Technology SaaS Employer-Employee Relationship Retail Wi-Fi Managed Service WiFi Hosted Solution Document Management Office Data loss IT solutions Data storage The Internet of Things Monitors Tablet Spam Budget User Error Files Apps IT Consulting Mobile Security Virtual Private Network Solid State Drive Managed IT Outsourcing Assessment Recovery IT Support Helpdesk LiFi Smart Technology Augmented Reality IT Companies in Florida Business Continuity Services Presentation Maintenance Business Technology Virtual Reality Politics Information Technology Mobility Microsoft Virtual Server Hosting in Tampa and Florida Outlook Blockchain VPN IT Management Service Wireless Laptop Net Neutrality IBM Administration Remote Workers Google Drive Uninterrupted Power Supply Quick Tips End of Support Mouse Licensing Computer Support Customer Service Machine Learning Computer Network Services Business Application Information Training I.T. Company Alert Computer Networking Services Redundancy Virtual Desktop Flexibility Patch Management Office Tips IoT How To YouTube HIPAA Digital Payment Server Management Search communications File Sharing Computing Scam Network Congestion Internet Exlporer Virtualization Network Management Backups Digital Signature MSP Hard Drives Identities Data Warehousing Recycling Cyberattacks Computer Care Firefox Microsoft Affiliate Program Users SharePoint IT Technicians IT Support and Solutions Avoiding Downtime Statistics Technology Tips Nanotechnology Managed Service Providers Bitcoin Star Wars Consulting Public Speaking VoIP Data Breach Cooperation Managed Services in Floirda Google Wallet Disaster Development Specifications Social Networking Network Support in Florida Mobile Device Managment Business Continuity Service Providers OneNote Writing Sports Computer Repair Networking Technology Consulting Firms Current Events Managing Stress Heating/Cooling Touchscreen Server Hosting in Florida IT Managed Service in Tampa Information Technology Consulting Legal Proactive Cabling Microsoft Excel eWaste Read Only Microsoft Business Solutions Safety Marketing Downloads Mirgation Gadgets Cables Google Maps Bluetooth Cortana Screen Reader Tech Company in Tampa Meetings Windows 8 Professional Service Utility Computing Programming Managed Services Provider Digital Dark Data Technology Laws Staff IT Company in Tampa Websites Drones Tampa IT Services Education Black Friday Motherboard Employee-Employer Relationship Social Engineering Hotspot Going Green Enterprise Content Management Migration Help Desk Support in Tampa IT Consulting Services Remote Monitoring and Management Cost Management Mail Merge Careers Alt Codes Top IT Outsourcing Company Management Consultation Multi-Factor Security Wires Health Care IT Services Knowledge Distributed Denial of Service Smart Tech IT Managed Service Provider Tech Support E-Commerce Spyware Consulting Services Unified Threat Management Operations Managed Service in Florida Outsourced Computer Support Fun Cyber Monday G Suite IT Consulting Service Health Corporate Profile Buisness Techology Language Printing Vulnerabilities Google Calendar Chatbots Help Desk Support Automobile WPA3 Address IT Service in Tampa Jobs Typing Lenovo Permissions Application Server Hosting in Tampa Enterprise Resource Planning Password Bookmarks Hacking Shortcut Computers Business IT Solutions Experience Deep Learning Break Fix Connectivity Point of Sale Hard Drive Features Service IT Hacker Downtime Printer Wearable Technology Servers Modem WannaCry Trending Disaster Resistance Intranet Computing Infrastructure Geography Legislation Identity Google Docs Fleet Tracking Undo Hard Disk Drive Halloween Superfish Fraud Social Mobile Favorites Time Management Co-managed IT Save Time Software Tips Display Full Service IT USB Dark Web Samsung Healthcare IT Cache Electronic Health Records IT Solutions for Small Business Access Control IT Support Companies in Tampa Software as a Service Cookies Managed it Services in Tampa Travel Cryptocurrency Humor Monitoring Domains CIO Proactive IT Alerts Chromebook History High-Speed Internet User Comparison IT Vendor Management in Tampa Sync Business Growth Asset Tracking Competition Data Technology Scary Stories Server Hosting IT Tech Support Hacks Company Culture Best Practice Conferencing Identity Theft Private Cloud Notifications Unsupported Software Mobile Office Physical Security Hiring/Firing Motion Sickness Cameras Thank You Emergency Gadget Error IT Consultant Refrigeration Personal Information Staffing Mobile Data CCTV How To Congratulations Virus Public Cloud Cybercrime Crowdsourcing Printers GPS Twitter Webcam Taxes Upgrades Botnet Telephony Supercomputer Saving Time Running Cable I.T. Managament Tracking Processors CrashOverride 3D Printing Emoji Black Market Update IT Budget Business Appplications Administrator Electronic Medical Records Managed Servers Work/Life Balance 5G Regulation Lithium-ion Battery Web Server Cleaning IP Address Relocation Law Enforcement

Latest Blog Entry

Election Day in the United States is coming up quick on November 6th. It doesn’t matter what your thoughts or opinions on U.S. politics are--the fact remains that millions of Americans will be using the technology available at polling places to cast their ballots, and if thi...

Latest News

SEG Awarded Small Business of the Year Award!

Symmetric Engineering Group was awarded the Upper Tampa Bay Chamber Small Business of the Year Award for their understanding technical service and support throughout the Tampa Bay area

Read more ...

Account Login