James E. GaskinNetworkWorld

James E. Gaskin writes books (16 so far), articles, and jokes about technology and real life from his home office in the Dallas area. Gaskin has been helping small and medium sized businesses use technology intelligently since 1986. Write him at:

Storing Your Data in Their Cloud

Are you ready to store your data online in a service hosted by a third party provider?

How Small Businesses Can Win in the Tight Economy

It's not peaches and cream out here right now, but it's not all moldy fruit and curdled milk, either.

Get More Work Done With Less E-mail

Unclog your in-box and accomplish more than you thought possible.

Organized Customer and Employee Support

NTRSupport tidies up the mess for companies providing support.

The ROI of Influence

How do smart companies include social media in their marketing?

Two New Support Options for SMBs

Staples you know, but Sparxent is new.

Can Your Business Run Completely Online?

Google says Apps powers many small businesses.

More Power Yet More Green

Power over Ethernet -- nice now, better soon.

Outside Help, Inside Connections

PlumChoice offers help, WorldExtend improves connections.


Remembering Longer Passwords Easily

Switch to passphrases for better security.