Entries by mgsuper

The Evolution of Cemeteries – From Family Plots to Facebook

“The truth is that we all live by leaving behind; no doubt we all profoundly know that we are immortal and that sooner or later every man will do all things and know everything.” The scuttlebutt is loud online. Facebook has become the world’s newest graveyard, with 8,000 users dying daily and countless more friends […]

Technology Isn’t for You

As an IT professional, I have served businesses for decades and almost every interaction I have with owners, managers or administrators has taught me that technology isn’t for you. Stay with me.  I’m not insulting you – but if you are a business owner, I am speaking to you. If the estimated 28 million small […]

Imagining the Unimaginable – Disaster Plans for Business

Disasters have always been part of the world, but now they come in different forms and affect us in entirely new ways.  A few days ago, our little mountain town lost its sole fiber optic line from a spring snow blizzard.  The town was out of cell, cable and internet service for two days, causing […]

7 Things We’re Proud of Doing – The Road Less Traveled in IT

With our IT Support and Computer Network services, we employ technology to increase your company’s productivity and operations. We’ll Respond in a Hurry. When you sign up for our Managed IT Plan, we guarantee a fast response time to all of your urgent needs. Repairs in a Flash. Why wait all day for your computer […]

Locky Ransomware – The worst of the worst, so far!

We hate fear tactics- but this warrants your fear. Locky is the nickname of a new strain of ransomware, so-called because it renames all your important files so that they have the extension .locky.  It doesn’t just rename your files, it scrambles them first, and – as you probably know about ransomware – only the […]

Your Staff is the Target – The Devastating Threat of Ransomeware

The Millennium Group has experienced ransomware first-hand with our clients and each week we see a serious rise of ransomware in Nothern Colorado.  Each event represents grave losses for the businesses infected. What is happening locally is occurring all over the world. We are fiercely addressing this dangerous threat with new technology and urge all businesses to […]

Why Managed IT is Coming of Age

By Andy Pizer Millennium Group As a small business owner, I have sometimes been trapped in my own thinking, and as a result, I have overlooked opportunities and resources that may have assisted me.  So, I get it when I hear potential clients tell me they don’t need Managed IT services, especially if they have […]

Lessons to Remember About Using Technology & Email

Etiquette (/ˈɛtᵻkɛt/ or /ˈɛtᵻkɪt/, French: [e.ti.kɛt]) is a code of behavior that delineates expectations for social behavior according to contemporary conventional norms within a society, social class, or group.   When I was a child I favored a book by Munro Leaf called Manners Can Be Fun. Wilbur Monroe Leaf (aka Munro Leaf) (1905-1976) is […]

Millennium Group’s Holiday Video – 2015

It wasn’t easy to create a video intwining computers and technology with St. Nicholas, but thanks to Tyler Ketterling and Starke Gardner here it is!   This letter from Benedict Cumberbatch (the British actor) to Father Christmas speaks wistfully and honestly about our wishes for the season.  We thought you would smile upon reading it. Dear Father […]