How Pinterest and Instagram Can Make You Money

Posted on 27. Apr, 2016 by in iOS Tips, MAC Tip, Marketing Tips, My Favorite Things, Services, Small Business Tips, Social Networking

There’s a visual side to every business, and Pinterest and Instagram, which are social media applications, can show your customers and prospects what your business looks like form day to day.  Plus, you can have some real fun with it. Pinterest allows people to post graphics to online bulletin boards and share them with others.  […]

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Cool Tech Tools: Boost Team Collaboration with Slack

Posted on 03. Mar, 2016 by in iOS Tips, MAC Tip, My Favorite Things, Services, Small Business Tips, Social Networking

Slack is a relatively new collaboration tool that is designed to cut down on emails among team members and boost productivity.  It provides messaging by topic or channel so that threads of communication can be streamlined and accessed easily. Slack is a searchable messaging portal that allows document sharing from a team member’s computer or […]

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MAC Tip: Sending Files from your Mac to your iPhone

Posted on 06. Oct, 2015 by in MAC Tip, Small Business Tips

If your Mac has Bluetooth 4 and a recent iOS device (iPhone 5 or later), you can easily send files from your Mac to your iOS device using AirDrop. All you need to do is right-click on the file you want to send, select AirDrop from the Messages menu, select the device you want to […]

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Cool Tech Tools:  Customer Portals

Posted on 08. Sep, 2015 by in Bookkeeping Articles, Services, Small Business Tips, Windows Resources/Tips

If you have a business where you have to send documents of any kind to your customers, then you may benefit from a portal.  You can save time on customer service and possibly postage and labor.  You will also look most professional while increasing service delivery. What Is a Portal? A portal is software in […]

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Mac Website: iCracked

Posted on 10. Jul, 2013 by in MAC Tip, VirtualConnections Newsletter

Do you have a broken iPhone, iPod or iPad screen? iCracked replaces broken screens, LCDs, batteries and all other parts, as well as repairs water damage, for all iPhone, iPod Touch, and iPad models. All of iCracked’s repair services are backed by a 100% customer satisfaction guarantee and a full, 99-year warranty. iCracked offers all […]

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MAC Tip: Need a Quick Calculation?

Posted on 11. Apr, 2013 by in MAC Tip, VirtualConnections Newsletter

It’s tax time, so lots of number crunching. If you are on a Mac, here is a quick way to run a calculation without opening up the Calculator app or digging out your calculator.  Head over to Spotlight (Command-Space), type in your numbers and under the Calculator line you will see your total.

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Mac Tip: Time Machine

Posted on 26. Mar, 2013 by in MAC Tip, VirtualConnections Newsletter

Time Machine is the built-in backup that works with your Mac and external hard drive. It is easy to set up – connect your drive, tell Time Machine to use it and let the back up begin. Time Machine automatically backs up your entire computer including system files, applications, accounts, preferences, email messages, music, photos, […]

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iPhone Tip: Creating a Custom Vibration

Posted on 14. Mar, 2013 by in MAC Tip, VirtualConnections Newsletter

You are attending a meeting and have changed your phone setting from ring tone to vibrate. Did you know that you can customize the vibration settings. Perhaps you would like to know when a family member is trying to reach you. The process is fairly easy to do. Select Settings Tap on Sounds You will […]

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iPhone App:

Posted on 10. Jan, 2013 by in MAC Tip, VirtualConnections Newsletter

Is one of your New Year’s Resolution’s to better manage your time and tasks? Well here is a great app for keeping you on task. integrates with your calendars reminding you of meetings and also syncs with your Google task list.  You can drag and drop tasks and add tasks by typing them in […]

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Mac Tip: QuickBooks for Mac and Mountain Lion

Posted on 27. Dec, 2012 by in MAC Tip, VirtualConnections Newsletter

If you are using an older version of QuickBooks for Mac and would like to upgrade to QuickBooks for Mac 2013, there are a few things you need to check to be sure you can run this new version of software on your computer. Below please find which versions of QuickBooks for Mac are supported […]

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