GoToMyPC Blog

How to stay productive and get work done during the next “Hurricane”

You probably take your ability to get to work for granted, but, as the song says, “You don’t know what you got ‘til it’s gone.” We’re smack in the middle of hurricane season (Hurricane Bertha is offshore as I write this), and while we may not get a repeat of last year’s Polar Vortex, early predictions show it could be another cold and snowy winter. Whatever the commute killer is … Read more>

Getting started with two-step verification

GoToMyPC has always offered robust security with passwords and access codes. To make sure we continue that tradition of security-first thinking, we’re introducing a new, added layer of security for your GoToMyPC account: two-step verification. Two-step verification, sometimes referred to as two-factor authentication, is one of the easiest, and most effective, ways to make sure your accounts are secure. You may not realize just how easy it is for someone … Read more>

Is Remote Work Right For You? Take This Quiz to Find Out

We’ve said it before, and we’ll say it time and time again; workshifting is one of the best ways around to balance your work with your life. It gives you the flexibility to do work on your time, so you can make room for the things in life that matter. But like a lot of things, it isn’t right for — or even feasible for — everyone. Some jobs may … Read more>

Celebrate National Hammock Day this July

It’s no wonder that National Hammock Day is celebrated in July. When you think of summer, you probably think of lounging outdoors and enjoying the happenings around you, so hammocks certainly make the perfect addition to the scene. You might be surprised that many historians believe the hammock is more than 1,000 years old. In fact, Spanish colonists noted the use of hammocks by Native Americans at the time of … Read more>