Email Security 101: Protecting Yourself from Scams and Threats using Google Workspace

Email is an indispensable tool for both personal and professional communication, but it’s also a prime target for cybercriminals. With phishing scams, malware attacks, and data breaches on the rise, safeguarding your email is more critical than ever. Google Workspace offers a suite of built-in security features and best practices to help you protect yourself. […]

The Student Hub – Enabling The Student Hub to expand at scale, across geographies.

Opennetworks undertook the smooth technical deployment, change management, training and ongoing support of Google Workspace for The Student Hub. Services included consultation on Security Best Practises, Meet, Collaboration and Communication training   At the forefront of online learning, The Student Hub’s Learner Management System removes the limitation of a physical campus, while students earn a […]

5 Ways to Increase Collaboration in your Team

Written by Katy Ocker, Learning Experience and Training Lead The working world has been on the road to change over the last decade, with more and more tech companies creating collaboration solutions to help us navigate this change. However, the pandemic has recreated this leisurely stroll down the path of change, to a rocket sent […]

The Power of Scheduling Focus Time

Focus is a funny thing.  It seems to take a different form with each of us, but whatever your specific type of focus looks like, I think we can all agree on one thing.  Within every single workday, we need some time, just to ourselves, to get some good and proper focus time in. Research […]

5 Creative Uses for Your Email Signature

5 Creative Uses for Your Email Signature

Is it just us, or does it seem like the most together people have great email signatures?  A good-looking email signature has the power to elevate your email from personal to professional with literally one look from your client.  Sure, a signature at the end of an email shows your client who you are and what you […]

The A-Z of Tech

The A-Z of Tech | Opennetworks

Understanding tech talk is a little like learning a new language.  Master the ABCs and you’re good to go.  We have been listening to your questions about all things tech and Opennetworks, and have put together your very own A-Z.  Get the hang of these and you will be well on your way to becoming tech-fluent! Enjoy! A: […]

Chas Everitt: Security success through Workspace Enterprise

Signed onto a Google Workspace with a transition to cloud-based mail and cloud-based storage in 2018, Opennetworks was approached again for specific support with the onset of COVID19. The challenge In 2020 and continuing into 2021, Chas Everitt experienced increased phishing and spoofing attacks. These attacks targeted high-value real estate transactions where scammers were attempting […]

5 Ways to Multitask, Stress-Free

Multitasking has been known to lead to less-than-perfect work, but with our tried and tested tips, we will have you multitasking like a pro in no time. Here are our top 5 ways to multitask, without stress. | Opennetworks

We’ve all been there.  Deadlines looming, co-workers gossiping, team members waiting, and not much hope for getting it all done on time.  But there are ways to get more done in less time and keep the stress levels to a minimum.   The best way to successfully multitask is to set realistic goals.  Multitasking done wrong can lead to […]

6 Top Tips to Enhance Your Productivity

6 Top Tips to Enhance Your Productivity

Written by Ilonka Poole from our LearningDesign team.  Do you remember those days when an “update“ of a program or software was a big deal? These days updates and added features are released more frequently as users request certain functionality to help streamline their workflows and cut out frustrations. Technology has allowed us to collaborate and communicate […]

The SSA Webinar Series: Emerging Trends in Education

Overview of the Emerging Trends in Education series Google for Education released their “Future of the Classroom” report which details 8 emerging trends in Education. These are the trends that Google predicts will help teachers to prepare learners for the careers and challenges that they are most likely to face in the future. Essentially, preparing […]