How to Start Selling Cyber Essentials and CE Plus Certifications for MSP’s
Jan30

How to Start Selling Cyber Essentials and CE Plus Certifications for MSP’s

What is Cyber Essentials? It’s part of a drive to get the UK protected from cyber threats by the Government. They have developed the scheme called Cyber Essentials. It’s a set of controls which determine if a business is adequately protecting themselves from cyber threats. The controls include some of the following: Is Auto run disabled on all computers. Are all employees using standard user accounts and not...

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Unifi Guest Wifi Unable To Obtain IP Address
Oct12

Unifi Guest Wifi Unable To Obtain IP Address

Having trouble getting your guest WiFi portal working using UniFi? I did too and its most likely caused by you using a separate DHCP server on the network rather than using your USG for DHCP. Here is the fix! Go into ‘Wireless Networks’ and Edit the guest WiFi network.   Scroll down to ‘Advanced Options’ and you will see an are to enter Excepted Devices. These devices are allowed to receive broadcast traffic...

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Office 365 admin and IT pro courses
Nov20

Office 365 admin and IT pro courses

  If your an up and coming IT Administrator looking to get up to speed with deploying and managing Office 365 then we’ve got a great new resource from Microsoft’s Linkedin Learning for you. Developing new skills or keeping existing ones is so important for all of us IT Pros especially now when cloud services change and update so quickly. Enjoy!   Office 365 admin and IT pro courses Microsoft Cloud: Explore Cloud Services...

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Office 365 MCSA Certification Exam References Guide 70-346 and 70-347
Sep02

Office 365 MCSA Certification Exam References Guide 70-346 and 70-347

Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) is a core skill set certification for anyone working as an IT admin using Office 365. It’s also an ideal track for young people who want to develop a sustainable and long living career in IT. Earning an MCSA Office 365 certification qualifies you for a spot as Software as a service administrator (SaaS) or a cloud administrator, who focus on managing products such as Exchange, Skype...

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10 Essential Tips for Passing Microsoft Exams
Aug18

10 Essential Tips for Passing Microsoft Exams

Passing Microsoft Exams Tip #1 Know you are going to pass your exam have no doubt in your mind. Don’t ever think: “I’m no good with exams ” or “I’m not sure I’m ready for this” That’s just rubbish self doubt creeping in! passing Microsoft exams requires nothing more than some dedication, time and effort from you. If you’re the sort of person who wants to be successful but...

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Christmas Baby!

Just wanted to let the world know that we’ve had a little baby boy born on Christmas day! The best present we could have hoped for and we avoided all the Christmas weight gain at the same time by being stuck in hospital 🙂 Everything is well here but there will be a little break before my next blog post. This year will be a very exciting time, I’ve got a training plan for myself to get through and have a few great ideas for...

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Pass exams like a pro!
Dec11

Pass exams like a pro!

Do you struggle getting certified? been told by the boss to pass an exam? Want to start working towards a promotion or just want to be the best at what you do? Let me tell you what works for me and hopefully you can take away a few top tips! First Congratulations! I’m a firm believer that becoming certified separates the wannabies from the real professionals and demonstrates a real commitment to your career. Learning new...

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Making the most of FREE Microsoft technical training, is it any good and where do I sign up?

The importance of training In this industry training is so important and often overlooked or given the backseat by too many. I have spoken to IT business owners at industry  events over the past few years and have been shocked at how little time and money they are putting back into their business. Personally, I  strongly believe training is crucial to both an individual’s and a business’s growth. It’s something that...

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