10 Tricks to Increase Productivity and Reduce Stress

Every business owner would love a strategy to reduce stress and increase productivity within the company, right? Take a quick moment to think: How does your company culture affect those who work within it? Overloaded, stressed out employees aren’t helping your bottom line. What’s worse, their stress often starts before they even clock-in. Here are ten tips to help reduce …

4 Inspirational Quotes to Inspire Your Inner Leader

Whether they’re proudly displayed on your office wall or hidden inside your bottom desk drawer, we all have our go-to inspirational quotes. It might be a tad embarrassing or a little melodramatic, but either way, they’re good for you. These extremely cheesy, uplifting, and motivational quotes do just that: layer on the cheese but uplift and motivate in the process. …

How to Tell if You’re a Victim of Identity Theft

Once personal information has been leaked into the hands of a cybercriminal, it’s easy for them to steal your identity and from there, the possibilities are endless. Everyone is probably tired of hearing about Equifax at this point, but the silver lining to the insane media coverage is bringing awareness to the general public about the consequences of lax cybersecurity. …

Best Personal Assistant Apps to Increase Productivity

Stay organized every hour of the day with an assistant that lives on your smart device, keeping you virtually prepared for whatever the day throws at you. Siri may be just a phrase away, but you need a reliable application when it comes to your busy schedule and everyday to-do list. Below are six of the most raved-about personal assistant …

If your kids have electronic devices, read this

Did you buy electronic devices for your children this holiday season? I did — I bought one for my 9 year-old — and I want to share with you what I learned about protecting my kid’s personal information online. The minute my son unwrapped his gift, he began using it and I immediately began worrying about his personal information being …

You’re Using Your Parking Lights Wrong

You know what may be the most misunderstood lamps on cars? The parking lamps. Almost nobody uses them as they were originally intended. Let’s talk about parking lights. For most people, it’s really not exactly clear what parking lights are actually for, or why they’re called ‘parking lights’ (they’re also more rarely called ‘front position lamps’). At best, they sort …

Facebook Messenger’s new features for couples arrive in time for Valentine’s Day

Right on time for Valentine’s Day, Facebook Messenger is introducing new features for couples who are taking the steps toward officially defining the relationship. The messaging platform will include special effects, different ways to personalize your conversations, and more starting on February 14. Valentine’s Day was one of the most active days for chats in 2017, so the company decided …

We’re Hiring A Tech Support Specialist!

We’re hiring for a part time position to fill a technical support specialist role. We’d love for you to be part of the team! See below for more information on job specific duties and requirements.  Please send resumes to hr@filertel.net General Summary Provides customer service and technical support for Internet subscribers. Troubleshoots software and hardware problems related to Internet applications. …

How to Make the Most Out of the New Year

When a new year rolls around, we all want to make the most out of it. But a lot of our goals revolve around personal achievements, like getting into shape or purchasing that dream house down the street. We don’t always include workplace goals, which is a travesty. The average person spends 90,000 hours at work over their lifetime, according …

What the New Kindle Brings to Technology

All at once, libraries were reduced to a 6-inch grayscale e-ink display, and the world was fascinated. Back in its debut in 2007, Amazon’s first Kindle was revolutionary. It gave bookworms the ease of having hundreds of books at their fingertips, and encouraged non-readers to finally get into the magical world of reading without having to actually shop for physical …