What to Do When Letting an Employee Go

When you wrote down your goals for 2018, “experiencing what it’s like to let an employee go” probably didn’t fall in your top ten. In fact, it wasn’t on the list at all. Let’s be real: you didn’t go into business to fire. You want to hire, hire, hire. Unfortunately, letting employees go - because of their own choices or unfortunate company conditions - is often part of the gig. And from an IT perspective, certain steps must be taken, regardless of your emotions.

Next Steps: Intel CPU Vulnerabilities

On January 3, 2018, Intel announced a set of vulnerabilities that affect every computer, phone and server with an Intel processor.  These vulnerabilities have been assigned the names ‘Meltdown’ and ‘Spectre’.  This flaw has existed for approximately 20 years and could allow malicious applications to access protected information stored by other applications on the computer.
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Intel Announced CPU Vulnerabilities

This week, Intel announced a set of vulnerabilities that affect every computer, phone, and server with an Intel processor. These vulnerabilities have been assigned the names “Meltdown” and “Spectre”.

Worksighted Honored Nationally in “Best and Brightest Companies to Work for®” for Third Consecutive Year

Holland, Mich. – For the third year in a row, Worksighted has earned recognition from the National Association for Business Resources as one of the “Best and Brightest Companies to Work For®.” Companies throughout the country compete to distinguish themselves by having the most innovative and thoughtful approach to human resources.

Apple, Microsoft Working to Fix iOS 11 Mail App Issues

Apple launched its iOS 11 software update worldwide earlier this week, bringing a slew of new features to iPhone and iPad owners. However, some users should stay well away from the new iOS upgrade, and here’s why:

Worksighted Ranked on Inc. 5000 for Sixth Consecutive Year

Worksighted, a Michigan-based managed IT services provider, has earned its sixth consecutive ranking in the Inc. 5000 Fastest Growing Companies. The Inc. 5000 list ranks companies by overall revenue growth over a three-year period. This year, Worksighted is listed as 3120. Worksighted is among only 101 other Michigan companies celebrating listings.

Worksighted Recognized in Crain’s “Coolest Places to Work”

Wixom, Mich., 08/28/2017- Worksighted, a Michigan based IT firm, was recognized today in Crain’s “Coolest Places to Work.” Crain’s selects companies that go above and beyond for their employees through programs that encourage flexibility, wellness and engagement.

Worksighted Awarded Golden Datto at DattoCon 2017

Worksighted was awarded the “Community Partner of the Year” Golden Datto at the fifth annual DattoCon, Datto’s annual partner conference. DattoCon has become one of the largest events in North America for Managed Service Providers (MSPs) where Golden Datto awards are presented to the best of Datto’s partner community.

Worksighted Grows Team by 20 percent in Six Months

The team member additions are in response to the recent opening of Worksighted’s office in Wixom and continued business growth.

Worksighted Joins Detroit, Brighton and Troy Chambers of Commerce

Worksighted is proud to announce that we have joined the Detroit, Brighton and Troy Chambers of Commerce.