Is IT Holding Your Business Back?

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Is technology holding your business back? If so, turn it into an asset, make it a strength rather than a weakness, allow it to add to your businesses success. How? Consider outsourcing it.

Overcoming common issues.

 The cost of DIY IT can hit businesses in four ways:

  1. The initial financial investment and ongoing costs can have a significant impact on your cash flow. The costs of hardware, software licenses, and subscriptions come with a large price tag.
  2. Time, lots of businesses do not factor in the cost of their time. IT issues can also effect more than one person meaning more wasted time.
  3. Inexperience – Without in-depth IT knowledge minor mistakes can be very costly but more importantly risky.
  4. Disruption caused by IT usually comes with no warning. Even with careful planning you can’t avoid everything!

6 Benefits of outsourcing your IT.

  1. Cost Control – Outsourcing converts fixed IT costs into variable costs allowing you to budget effectively.
  2. Reduces labour costs – If you’re planning on doing it yourself or hiring a member of staff. Outsourcing saves you time or an additional wage.
  3. Reduce risk – Every business investment carries a certain amount of risk don’t let your IT be one of those.
  4. Outsourced IT service organization will have the resources to start new projects right away. Meaning they can implement new technology quickly.
  5. Outsourcing allows you to stay focused on your core business.
  6. Reduce time wasted by employees each trying to resolve a single issue

Get your free quote here or download our free guide ‘Six questions every business must ask before hiring an IT support company’.