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Topsail Island Adventures Never End

While visiting the Topsail area, you will enjoy some of the most pristine, uncrowded beaches along the east coast. The area boasts the greatest simple pleasures life has to offer. Here you will witness coastal wildlife flourishing in its natural environment. On Topsail Island, at the far north, lies North Topsail Beach. At the center ….Read More

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Managed Services is a No-Brainer for Medical Practices

Owners and Office Managers of medical practices have their hands full. On top of their normal duties, most practices are currently working on implementing an Electronic Medical Records (EMR) system, preparing for their ICD-10 conversion, and learning new reimbursement and HIPAA requirements. The IT needs of these practices cover a larger range of services than ….Read More

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Cape Fear Literacy is Opening Doors & Changing Lives

  The Cape Fear Literacy Council (CFLC) provides free and confidential learning programs to help adults reach their maximum potential. Adult Basic Literacy (ABL) One-on-one tutoring is the core of CFLC’s adult literacy program. They provide free, confidential, and individualized instruction to adults seeking to improve their skills in reading, writing, and math. Volunteers complete extensive ….Read More

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Beware! Equifax is hacked, Freeze credit report now!

You probably have already heard that an astonishing 143 million Equifax records were compromised in the recent hacking attack. The difference with this one is that the three major credit bureaus like Equifax tracks so much personal and sometimes confidential information like social security numbers, full names, addresses, birth dates, and even drivers licenses and ….Read More

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You Need A Plan! Introducing DR and BC

In today’s market, nearly every aspect of a company’s operations rely on technology, no matter how small or large—from inventory to finance, from equipment maintenance to HR. Growing businesses need to keep up with the latest technology advances and eliminate bad work practices in order to maintain a competitive edge. Proactively planning and implementing Disaster Recovery ….Read More

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Social Media in the Workplace

More and more workers are logging onto Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter and other social media during the day, according to a new study from the Pew Research Center. It’s not all for personal reasons; many workers are using social media job-related purposes, the study found. “Today’s workers incorporate social media into a wide range of activities while ….Read More

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BYOD is here to stay

  Business owners and their IT departments may not like it at first, and some companies may not be ready for it, but one thing is certain: Bring your own device (BYOD)has become a critical component for many businesses. New devices and capabilities provided by software-as-a-service (SaaS) offerings help to empower employees and lead to more productive working environments. It ….Read More

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