The Outsource Your Worry Blog

Recent Blog Articles and News

Great reads on managed IT solutions, plus insider tips.
Virtual Vciso

What Is a VCISO and What’s the Benefit For Your Company?

By Intrust Man | July 28, 2022

Have you noticed your IT team wearing too many hats and stretched way too thin lately? Asking them to be cyber security experts on top of their other job responsibilities can be overwhelming for them and risky for your organization. Cyber security is a specialized and rapidly changing field and the bad guys never rest.…

How to send an encrypted email

Tech Tip Video #1: How to Send an Encrypted Email in Microsoft 365

By Intrust Man | July 22, 2022

Today, we’re going to be showing you how to send an encrypted email. The reasons you might want to encrypt an email would be to protect sensitive information or to make sure that only a specific person can view a message. It adds a nice little security benefit. There are two methods you can use…

24/7 Endpoint Monitoring

Why You Need 24/7 Endpoint Monitoring

By Dave Hatter | July 21, 2022

Criminals are working around the clock. Your security  monitoring should, too. Cyber attacks most commonly take place during hours of the day when systems are not always being monitored: holidays, weekends and overnight. That’s why it’s important to have 24/7 endpoint monitoring so that you’re covered, from your networks and servers all the way down…

Remote work policy template Intrust IT

Remote Work Policy Template Download

By Intrust Man | July 18, 2022

Recently, the pandemic may have forced you to close your physical office and send employees off to work from home. How prepared were you for this sudden shift? If your company had a remote work, work from home or telecommuting policy already in place, it probably helped in the transition. (If you don’t have one,…

Ransomware Response Checklist Download 2022

Download the Ransomware Response Checklist 2022

By Dave Hatter | June 29, 2022

Would you know what to do if you fell victim to a ransomware attack? Download this free printable checklist. The Ransomware Response Checklist covers: Rapid response measures Analysis-based measures Business continuity measures Preventing future attacks And more! This simple one-pager is a great resource for the office. Print it and post it in a common…

Intrust Choose Managed IT Checklists MSP

Choose Cincinnati IT Support for Business with our Managed IT Checklist

By Intrust Man | June 28, 2022

How to Choose IT Support for Business Finding a managed IT support company for your business can be a little daunting. Here at Intrust , we’ve designed a one-page IT support for business checklist to help you gather the info IT providers will need when you ask them about their services. Before you pick up…

Microsoft Office Auditing Case Study

How One Client Saved 28K with Microsoft Office 365 Auditing

By Intrust Man | June 16, 2022

We saved one client over $28,000 per year on Microsoft Office 365 licenses through our Office 365 auditing process.  Here at Intrust, almost all of our clients use Microsoft Office 365 licensing for some combination of email hosting, Office software, and Dynamics CRM. Sometimes clients who had Microsoft 365 prior to their relationship with Intrust…

Managed Microsoft 365 featured image

Managed Microsoft 365: 9 Benefits of Managed IT Services

By Tim Rettig | June 16, 2022

If you are using or considering Microsoft 365 for your business? Consider this: Managed Microsoft 365 is even better. Managed 365 means that a managed service provider (MSP) correctly configures, optimizes and provides ongoing support for your Microsoft 365 installation. Here are nine reasons why your company should partner with an MSP for your Microsoft…

New Models For Outsourced IT Support

In House, Co-Managed or Hybrid: New Models For Outsourcing IT Support

By Eric Martinez | May 19, 2022

You know you need better IT but you don’t know the best way to get it: Hire in-house or outsourcing IT support with a managed service provider (MSP)? Why not choose both with a co-managed or hybrid plan. For some companies small and large, co-managed service provides the best of both worlds. Some of the…

Become an Insider

Get a monthly roundup of IT tips and stories.

In the Know

You have enough to think about: Take tech worries off your plate. The Outsource Your Worry Blog is our way of sharing news and developments with you. We delve into the latest updates in tech, sift through them and offer just what you need to know, when you need to know it. Some of the topics we’ve covered include disaster recovery, email phishing scams, password best practices, how to safely recycle computers and the cost of ransomware attacks. 

Watch this Outsource Your Worry Blog space regularly to find:

News on cyber security best practices you can follow. 

Tech issues explained in terms non-techies can understand. 

Updates on Intrust’s team and corporate happenings. 

Around Town

The team at Intrust IT gets around. You’ll find us (sometimes wearing orange suit jackets) offering our expertise at a number of events each month. Most often, we speak or join panels in the greater Cincinnati area, but we also present to meetings and conferences in farther-flung places. To find current events on our calendar, jump to this page. We hope to meet you in person and answer your tech questions.

If you’re looking for a speaker on topics like cyber security, IT innovation, Office 365 or cyber crime detection and prevention, contact us. We’d be interested in hearing about your event and presenter needs. 

Tim Rettig, Intrust IT CEO

Spread the Outsource Your Worry News

If you find a blog post here that you find particularly helpful or relevant to your business, we would love to have you share it. Our team is hyper-focused on customer service, so we are happy to share our knowledge as widely as possible. If you have a burning IT question that you would like to have us address, contact us to suggest it as a blog topic. And remember, for more news about Intrust IT,  you can follow us on Facebook, LinkedIn, Instagram, and Twitter.

The Outsource-Your-Worry Plan


Take tech off your plate in three easy steps:

Steps to Intrust IT Support: Schedule a time for us to meet (We’ll come to you)

1. Schedule a time for us to meet
(we'll come to you)

Steps to Intrust IT Support: Tell us your tech troubles and ambitions

2. Tell us your tech troubles and ambitions

Steps to Intrust IT Support: Partner with Intrust, outsource your worry and get back to your goals

3. Partner with Intrust, outsource your worry and get back to your goals