The past few months have been extremely busy for all of us here at MessageOps. We’re beyond proud to have been featured in a number of industry publications based on some recent findings released by our parent company Champion Solutions Group. Read more about what our CEO, Chris Pyle, had to say in recent articles featured in FierceITSecurity, ComputerWorld and Entrepreneur Online.
Eye opening statistics released related to mobile security
While companies are investing significant time and resources into security measures within certain areas of their organizations, mobile is largely being ignored. Many companies are opening themselves up to brute-force attacks by not blocking access after a certain number of sign-in failures. Additionally, a majority of organizations do not require alphanumeric security passwords on mobile devices, yet allow their employees to use BYOD devices for business related functions. This is just a few of the shocking statistics released in a recent study by Champion Solutions Group. Read more about what our CEO, Chris Pyle, has to say about these major security issues in this recent FierceITSecurity feature.
More than half of companies have no BYOD policy
Years after the commercial acceptance of mobile devices in the workplace, over half of U.S. based companies still have no formal BYOD policy to help safeguard against potential security issues. While the value of allowing employees to use their own mobile devices at work is well understood, the risks are not. Read more about what Chris Pyle, CEO of Champion Solutions Group has to say about this hot button topic in a feature piece over at ComputerWorld.
Can the disengaged workforce be saved?
A 2014 Gallup poll showed that almost 70% of American workers are not engaged in their work. This staggering statistic is estimated to cost companies hundreds of billions of dollars in lost productivity each year. In today’s fast paced economy, companies cannot afford to have more than half of their workforce disengaged. Gamification offers a unique way for companies to increase interest and investment among their employees says Pyle in this piece for Entrepreneur Online.
Is your company prepared?
How does your company measure up compared to the recent statistics released by Champion? If you’re not sure, then you may want to give us a shout and ask us how we can help you empower your employees to work the way they want and need to while ensuring your company data remains secure.