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Why Information Security is Critical to an Organization

Everyone has been impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic in one way or another. People aren’t working and interacting face-to-face as they once were, and millions of people around the globe are learning to work and go to school remotely. From the perspective of computer security, the transition to remote work has raised important concerns about the security of information systems that we use. As more Information is available to us online, it becomes equally important to protect and secure it. There is an increasing need for everyone to understand the importance of information security and take proactive steps to address it.

New Year, Continued Opportunity for Growth

2020 brought changes and challenges to us at iWorks, including adjusting to a fully remote workspace. Yet, with change came opportunities for growth – and iWorks rose to the occasion.

Defining iWorks: Brainstorming a Tagline

During the month of August, iWorks Corporation hosted a virtual Spirit Week to celebrate iWorks as a company and bond our employees. One of the Spirit Week’s contests for our employees was the tagline contest: develop and propose taglines that best represented iWorks.

iWorks’ Tips for Technical Writers and Editors

The Technical Writers and Editors at iWorks work across projects, agencies, and departments. We collated our top tips and resources from our varied experiences to benefit our peers currently in the field, as well as those who want to enter the field.

iWorks Employees Provide Advice on Balancing Work & Virtual Learning

Many of us are now working from home and experiencing a new wave of working with (and around) virtual technologies. As a company and as individuals we are learning how to best relate to virtual colleagues while experimenting with virtual collaboration. For working parents, virtual work has its own specific challenges. To stay focused and avoid burnout, we recommend the following tips based on our own employee’s experiences.

Diversity at iWorks

Diversity and inclusion are part of our core principles. We believe this makes us stronger as both a company and a community.

iWorks’ Tips for Successful Agile Communication

With Agile, and other iterative methodologies, the traditional roles of a team have been replaced with a single role: team member. A team must still collectively possess all the skills needed to complete its work, but the traditional silos and handoffs are eliminated.