Issues: Vol. 27 Issue 12

Sponsored Posts, Tech

A Breach Is Just the Beginning: Make It the End by Monitoring the Dark Web

Hacking used to have one major barrier to entry: talent. Unfortunately, the dark web has enabled individuals with nothing more than a bad attitude and a small amount of spare cash to buy sophisticated hacking tools. This means that your data is more vulnerable than ever before. When your business’s data is breached, criminals aren’t just getting personal information — they’re potentially getting all of the login credentials for every…

ScaleUP! Kansas City, Sponsored Posts, Success Stories

Simmons Security & Protection Services Inc.: New strategies offer sense of security in growing business

Angela Turner spent years helping to scale her family’s business, Simmons Security & Protection Services Inc. The business has always been well-regarded for its high-quality, professionally-trained security guards that worked well with law enforcement. That’s in part because Simmons Security was founded with a mission to improve the level of security guard services offered in the community by her husband, John Turner, and brother-in-law, Michael Simmons — who have deep…

Finance, Money

Smart Strategies: Year-end tax planning

With over 130 new tax provisions, the historic Tax Cuts and Jobs Act offers year-end tax planning opportunities for individuals and businesses.  It’s a perfect time to double-check whether any of these opportunities are a fit for your situation. (more…)