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What We Believe About Customer Support

What We Believe About Customer Support

Customer service is a vital support of any business. Unfortunately, many companies today don't prioritize it as they should.

At Houk Consulting, we want you to know that we place an extremely high value on customer service. Here are our beliefs on how a business should treat its clients.

5 Ways Office 365 Mail Beats POP Email

5 Ways Office 365 Mail Beats POP Email

Your business has plenty of choices for email. For instance, Google Apps and Office 365 are two popular choices from big providers. However, many companies stick with inexpensive POP email, often provided through a website host, to keep costs down.

While POP email is functional, it pales in comparison to what Office 365 offers.

The Advantages of VoIP Phone Service for Your Business

The Advantages of VoIP Phone Service for Your Business

While traditional phones are still used by many companies, cloud-based VoIP (Voice over Internet Protocol) systems are rising in popularity. Instead of a physical phone line, these services let phones communicate via the internet.

You might think that your business isn't a candidate for VOIP phones, but there are many advantages of VoIP to consider.

4 New Year’s Resolutions to Improve Your Digital Life

4 New Year’s Resolutions to Improve Your Digital Life

Many people make New Year's Resolutions to set goals for bettering themselves at the start of a new year. Why not set a few technology-related goals for yourself?

Today, we'll recommend a few simple ways anyone can improve their digital life in 2018.
1. Strengthen Your Old Passwords
We've shared the importance of good passwords before.

What Does Net Neutrality Mean?

What Does Net Neutrality Mean?

Around the web and even the news, you've probably seen the phrase "net neutrality" popping up recently. It seems that discussion about this topics flares up a few times a year, then you hear nothing about it for months.

Net neutrality is a loaded topic, and we're not here to argue in favor or against it.

How to Use Microsoft OneNote

How to Use Microsoft OneNote

Note-taking is an important activity for a lot of people. It's impossible to remember everything important, so jotting it down helps you keep track of to-do lists, project schedules, and more.

If you're interested in moving your notes to the digital realm, there's no better tool than Microsoft OneNote.