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Q2 2017
Defend Against Ransomware
You have just logged into your computer, and you see a strange page and message that says your files have been encrypted. You attempt to open your files, and it is all gibberish. You've been infected with ransomware. Ransomware is a form of malware that targets critical data and systems for extortion. It is a serious threat for all organizations, and Point B security expert Steve Weil shares four steps to help defend your organization against ransomware.

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ERP Success
Companies depend on enterprise resource planning (ERP) applications to be successful, but very few organizations achieve their expected outcomes on the first try. Point B experts share tips to help you stay on track and avoid common pitfalls that take away from business goals and cause unnecessary cost and churn.
Learn how your organization can focus on key areas of your ERP program to get it right on the first try.
Passing the Buck
by Jim Kearney
Is your organization ready for the largest generational wealth transfer in history? Over the next decade, baby boomers will transfer tens of trillions of dollars to their heirs. Studies show that recipients of those assets rarely stay at the same firm. In order to stay competitive, firms in the financial sector need to adjust their thinking. Learn how your firm can attract and earn the business of the next generation.
When Your Stakeholders Aren't Behind You, You Know It (And So Do They)
by Steve Killian
Designing and facilitating large-group work can be time consuming and difficult to do. Which is why Point B's F7 Working Sessions are a practical, successful answer to facilitation and stakeholder alignment challenges. The day-long sessions drive better outcomes with a fresh stakeholder approach, combining proven methodology, process, and facilitation expertise. Don't get to the wrong place without your key stakeholders behind you.
Spotlight: People on the Move
Point B has expanded to New England, with 30-year consulting and professional services veteran Gerry Johnston serving as Practice Director.
Point B in the Community
Our Seattle team served up a warm and tasty breakfast to local teenagers at New Horizons.

New Horizons

Executive Webinar Series
Gain key insights on hot topics, best practices, and lessons learned from the real world through Point B's Executive Webinar Series. Join live events or watch replays at your convenience.
- June 28 - Why Does Strategy Delivery Have To Be So Hard?
Point B in the News
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- 11 Ways Small Practices Can Comply with MACRA Physicians Practice
- Point B Inc. Realizes Significant Growth in Property Development inBusiness Greater Phoenix
- The 25 Best Small and Medium-Size Workplaces in the Bay Area Fortune magazine
- Best Places to Work 2017 Crain's Chicago Business
- 100 Best Companies to Work for In Texas Texas Monthly
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Point B, Inc. helps organizations form, execute, and thrive. With capabilities including Management Consulting, Venture Investment and Advisory, and Property Development, our integrated businesses provide value to the organizations and communities we serve. Our 100% employee-owned firm was named a Best Workplace in the United States by Fortune magazine, and is regularly honored as an exceptional place to work.
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