Turning Your MSP into an MSSP

Adding Security to Managed IT Security is the most important part of your managed program. Last Thursday I spoke to resellers in Atlanta, sponsored by Check Point Software.  This all day event included several important updates for resellers on what to consider in your managed program.  Keeping patches up-to-date and backing up data is important, […]

Why Should Executives Attend Your Lunch & Learn?

Here’s Why Executive Level Prospects Should Attend Your Next Lunch & Learn And What You Should Be Presenting On Next week I’ll be speaking in Louisville, KY, at yet another lunch & learn – The question is, do people still attend these? Why should they?  Well, this morning’s WSJ article, Boards Struggle With Cybersecurity, Especially […]

John Sileo Comments on the Target Hack

Here are some important words from my friend and colleague, author and speaker, John Sileo.  We can stop talking about TJ Max now…The Target Hack was big.  And even though the bank tends to cover the stolen card issues, Target did report significant drops in both sales (6%) and profit –  cutting it’s profit forecast […]

Making Money w/ Security – Day 2, Some Important Trends

We’re continuing today in our workshop, switching gears from security trends to  sales and marketing strategy.  How successful are you when it comes to moving up and connecting with decision makers?  Many sales people will have a meeting or two upstairs, but how many are maintaining these strategic relationships.  I have found that maintaining these […]