Tips for Managing Your Business While Traveling

    Whether you’re meeting clients or going to conferences, travel can be an essential part of growing a business. If you need the ability to travel and want to ensure your business runs smoothly while you’re away, we have several tips that will help you out:   Understand Your Working Style   Traveling can be a very rewarding experience. But it can also get … [Read more...]

Working with Reliance Technology Solutions in 2017 and Beyond

  Now that fall has arrived, it's time to think about any major initiatives you want to complete during Q4. IT is one topic that may be top of mind. The reason so many businesses across numerous industries are thinking about IT is they hit a point where it becomes a bottleneck for their growth. Since IT is something that should help your business move forward instead of holding it … [Read more...]

5 Benefits of Outsourcing Your IT Department

    If you're interested in outsourcing your IT department, you're definitely not alone. The number of businesses that have made this shift continues to grow. To help you decide if outsourcing your IT department to a local Cincinnati provider is the right choice, we want to cover five benefits that your business will experience:   Reduce and Control … [Read more...]

Choosing Office 365 Means You Can Do Business Anywhere

    When Microsoft Office was released in 1990, it permanently changed the way the world worked. Just over two decades later, Microsoft once again redefined work by releasing Office 365. The feature that makes Office 365 such a game changer is it securely harnesses the full power of the cloud. By moving all of their proven applications to the cloud, Microsoft has made it possible to … [Read more...]

Computer Preparedness BEFORE the Storm

Each year, lightning in the United States causes close to $2 billion in annual economic loss due to computer damage and data loss. As a business owner, the last thing you ever want to experience is going into your office in the morning and realizing there's a major problem with your computer equipment or data. Since this can be an expensive problem to fix and can expose your business to all kinds … [Read more...]

Microsoft Office 365 and the Tale of the Lost Phone!

Microsoft Office 365 and the Tale of the Lost Phone! At Reliance Technology Solutions we practice what we preach. We’re huge advocates of Microsoft Office 365 and we use it extensively throughout our business. On a recent business trip Office 365 came to the rescue! While Nicole and I were in Washington, DC for Microsoft Inspire (formerly known as the Worldwide Partner Conference) I was … [Read more...]

Great Event for Entrepreneurship Week

  It’s a big decision to start your own business. It may begin with a good idea for services or a promising invention but taking that leap of faith can be daunting. When we started Reliance Technology Solutions back in 2005 we were a team of two, working from home as we navigated the many decisions needed. It is never a simple opening of doors. Focused planning and dedication are needed … [Read more...]

O365 Hands on Labs Event

    Reliance Technology Solutions hosted several Office 365 (O365) hands-on labs during the week of Sept 21st. These sessions introduced attendees to the basics of O365 for those considering O365 and those who had newly implemented the solution to their business. A more advanced session offered further learning of the multi-faceted tools in O365. Overall, Office 365 is a great … [Read more...]

10.7.13 – So What About Microsoft Office 365?

Earlier this year we announced that we were going to begin selling and supporting Microsoft's Office 365 solution. Since then we've performed a number of installations of this service and I thought I would relay some of my thoughts about this new service. If you haven't heard of Office 365, this is Microsoft's cloud-based (hosted) email solution. It also includes two other main features, … [Read more...]