Read our January issue of Live Well, Work Well featuring How to Make and Keep Your New Year’s Resolution, Don’t Let Winter Derail Your Workout- Fun Winter Workouts, and The Health Benefits of Being Organized.
Creating an Effective Safety Culture in a Manufacturing Workplace
Manufacturing Risk – There’s more to creating a safe workplace culture than simply stating rules and providing the correct protective equipment; it’s about instilling a mindset in which safety is always at the forefront and at the heart of every decision, policy and procedure. Only when safety is woven into every aspect of a workplace can it be a truly effective part of its culture. (more…)
Cyber Crime – Protecting Against Online Fraud – While computers have improved the speed and efficiency of how we work, they have also allowed thieves and con artists an easier avenue by which to steal from people and businesses. One of the ways these cyber criminals use computers to steal is through online fraud, one of the fastest-growing crimes today. (more…)
High-profile cyber attacks and data breaches at Sony, Honda Canada and Target have raised awareness of the growing threat of cyber crime—yet surveys conducted by Symantec suggest that many small business owners are still operating under a false sense of cyber security. (more…)
Securing Your Personal Devices
Every day, individuals of all ages spend a significant amount of time on tablets, laptops and other smart devices. That being said, it’s critical this technology remains secure from cybercriminals and malware. Any device left unprotected could easily be targeted in a data breach, leading to compromised personal information and—in severe cases—identity theft. (more…)
The “fake president fraud” is a type of scam in which a criminal posing as a company executive convinces an employee to voluntarily transfer a large sum of money directly to the criminal’s account. It may be hard to imagine that any of your employees would authorize a wire transfer to an unknown account, but law enforcement officials have seen a marked rise in the occurrence of this scam over the past several years. (more…)