5 Tips to Make Working From Home Work For You

Get the technology needed to work remotely.You may need to add applications like Slack, GoToMeeting, Skype, etc. to communicate with customers and co-workers. Make sure you have enough bandwidth to work.Consider disconnecting some devices or shutting down some programs to free up some space. (See #3) You’re probably not the only one in your home office. Your kids might be …

Bill Payment Options

While practicing social distancing during this time of COVID-19, keep in mind we offer several bill payment options: Pay online – Visit our website at truleap.net to use online bill pay. Put your payment in our dropbox slot. Pay over the phone with a credit card by calling our office at 208-326-4331 (Idaho) or 775-755-2301 (Nevada) during normal business hours, …

COVID-19 Update

Office Closed to the Public In response to COVID-19, we are focusing on what is most important: the health and safety of our customers and our employees. To keep this focus, we are temporarily closing our office to the public. Learn more about what we are doing with these letters from Bob Kraut, General Manager. Letter 1: Keeping you connected. …

Annual Meeting Cancelled

All, We, as management and the Board, are committed to providing our employees with a healthy and safe place to work.  We have decided to postpone the Annual Meeting until such time as we have a better understanding of the spread of the virus and can better determine the risk associated with the coronavirus.  We are also putting together a …

Popular Music Websites Hit the Right Note

Listen up. No matter how you like to listen to music or what kind of music you enjoy, there’s a service composed just for you. This article in our Winter 2020 Website Compass magazine provides an overview of Spotify, Pandora, TuneIn, and other music services. You’ll also find tips on how to organize your music collection.     https://flipyourpages.com/flip_pages/WebsiteCompass/truleap/14/

First YouTube Video

Do you remember the first YouTube video ever? Maybe not, but this elephant probably does.

Scam Claims Norton Subscription Expired

Rule #1 for keeping your computer secure is to always make sure your antivirus software is up to date. And Rule #2 is to make sure you’re updating your computer with legitimate antivirus software. This article lets you know what red flags to look for when verifying that your antivirus software update is from a trusted vendor. Link: https://www.enewsletterhome.com/_eNewsletter/2020/2002_Section_D.html

Random Acts of Kindness Week

Compliment a parent on how well-behaved their child is Send an encouraging email Wheel out a neighbor’s trash bin Ship a care package Bake someone a cake Write a positive comment on a website or blog Praise a local business online Share your favorite recipe Leave a surprise in your mailbox for your mail carrier

Valentine’s Day Trivia

King Henry VIII declared Valentine’s Day an official holiday in 1537. The oldest handwritten Valentine was made in the 1400s and is held in the British Museum. About 3 percent of pet owners buy Valentine’s gifts for their furry friends. About 110 million roses are sold for Valentine’s Day (during a 3-day period) and about one billion Valentine’s Day cards …

From Old to Sold on Facebook Marketplace

You can turn your trash into cash by selling unwanted items on Facebook Marketplace. You can also find good deals on what you’re looking for by browsing this online market. For handy tips for buyers and sellers – including security recommendations and tutorials – check out this Social Media Basics article in our Winter 2020 Website Compass magazine.  https://flipyourpages.com/flip_pages/WebsiteCompass/truleap/12/