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Archive for the 'Security & Fraud Protection' Category

Chargebacks For eBusiness

Friday, May 5th, 2006

Accepting online payments makes ecommerce risky for fraudulent chargebacks. History shows that ebusinesses are usually on the losing end of chargebacks. “Web merchants fight costs of fraud” explains some of the ways ebusinesses have protected themselves and how the credit card companies will impact the situation.

Student Connections Drop-in Day

Tuesday, May 2nd, 2006

University of Alberta Student Connections will be hosting two free drop-in sessions on Wednesday and Friday of this week.

The schedule for this monthly event is as follows:

Wednesday May 3rd
1PM - Using and Configuring E-mail
2PM - Search Engine Optimization
3PM - Information Security

Open House

Thursday, March 16th, 2006

Student Connections (SC) and Technology Training Centre (TTC) University of Alberta would like to invite you to our Open House on Friday, March 17th, from Noon - 4:00 PM.

Using E-mail Marketing Effectively

Tuesday, December 20th, 2005

E-mail marketing is an inexpensive and effective way to market to your clients. However with the amount of Spam and unwanted e-mail that people receive everyday, you need to make sure that your message is never lost in the shuffle or worse yet viewed as spam by your customers. Ebiz.enable has an excellent series of articles on how to do e-mail marketing properly.

Disaster Data Protection

Tuesday, August 30th, 2005

In light of hurricane Katrina, data protection may be the last thing on the public’s mind. However, post disaster recovery for small businesses can be simplified on at least one front with proper prior planning.

What about Intellectual Property?

Tuesday, August 16th, 2005

Copyrights, trade secrets, patents, trademarks, and tradenames are all forms of intellectual property. Small businesses which are implementing e-business practices need to understand the basics of IP, because it isn’t just for the big boys.

E-Business Fraud Protection

Thursday, August 11th, 2005

Whether you are operating out of a bricks and mortar shop, or somewhere in cyberspace, it is nearly impossible to stop all fraud. Small businesses must be proactive in stomping out online fraud.