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Virtual Luncheon: “Guard Your Gig: Cybersecurity Strategies for Independent Professionals”

July 26 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm CDT

$10 – $20

In this presentation, we will explore essential cybersecurity strategies tailored specifically for freelancers who are increasingly reliant on digital platforms for their work. As independent professionals, it is crucial to understand that you are as much a target for cyber threats as any large organization. We’ll start by identifying common cybersecurity risks that freelancers face, including data breaches, phishing attacks, and malware.

We will then delve into the importance of maintaining IT assets, explaining how regular updates, effective antivirus solutions, and secure backup practices can protect your valuable work data from potential threats. By adopting a proactive approach to cybersecurity, freelancers cannot only protect their digital environments but also enhance their reputation as trustworthy professionals.

Throughout the presentation, practical steps will be shared to help you implement robust security measures. This will include setting up strong, unique passwords, utilizing multifactor authentication, and educating oneself about the latest cybersecurity trends and threats.

The goal of this session is to empower you with the knowledge and tools to fortify your freelance operations against cyber threats, ensuring that your digital workspace remains secure, efficient, and resilient against disruptions.

Meet Our Presenter: Lawrence Prettyman

With over two decades of expertise in the IT industry and a focused passion for managed service provider (MSP) solutions, Lawrence Prettyman stands as a seasoned veteran and co-founder of Dragonfly MSP. He launched the company alongside his business partner, Robert Reinert, on January 2, 2024, aiming to elevate IT services with precision and personalized care.

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