file management

File Management 101

While these tips are written in the context of Microsoft Teams, the basic principles can be applied to whichever file sharing & storing platform you use, be it Dropbox, Google Drive, iCloud, etc.   One of the most important aspects of a collaborative work environment is file storing and sharing. Our favorite file management platform…

IT vs legal

IT vs. Legal: Where to Draw the Line?

Because technology and the IT department are so intimately integrated into so many areas of a church’s operations, there is often a question of where the responsibility for particular policies or recommendations falls. Some believe that IT should drive specific policies because those policies are so closely intertwined with, and enabled by, technology solutions. Others…

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Does My Church Need Cyber Liability Insurance?

An All-Too Common Scenario You hear a new story almost every day. Cybercriminals use social engineering to bypass technology safeguards and security protection to infiltrate email systems, bank accounts, credit card accounts, member databases, and other areas containing sensitive data. The criminals then utilize the data to steal money and identities, create access for future…

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Office 365: A Powerful All-in-One Platform

Office 365: A Powerful Platform that Enables Ministry, Enhances Stewardship, and Elevates Performance There are seemingly a thousand and one technology tools available to help you accomplish all the things you need to get done in a typical workday. From communicating with your team, planning and building out projects, creating presentations and visuals, conducting virtual…

IT and Facilities webiar

Enable Webinar | The Top 5 Overlooked IT Functions Related to Church Facilities

We partnered with Lee Cool and Smart Church Solutions to chat about The Top 5 Overlooked IT Functions Related to Church Facilities. Enable superstars Elliott Wood and Travis Phipps share their insight on the intersection of IT and church facilities, from network connection to large scale construction projects. Facilities and IT are so intertwined and present so many…

UpRise Nashville

Ministry Spotlight: UpRise Nashville

UpRise: Creating Lasting Change UpRise Nashville is a ministry that perfectly embodies our mission of Changing Lives by Serving Those Who Serve. UpRise is a career development program based in Nashville, Tennessee that primarily serves those who are impacted by financial poverty. UpRise takes a holistic approach to helping the program participants, called Leaders, by…