Author Archives: Belinda Perkinson

About Belinda Perkinson

Belinda works with the ITCS Training and Communications team at East Carolina University.

Updating Your Operating System a Must

The importance of regularly updating your device’s operating system cannot be overemphasized. Connecting to the network with out-of-date software could have detrimental consequences for you and the ECU network. Have questions? Contact the IT Help Desk – 252.328.9866 – or … Continue reading

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Web Browser Security

It is important to understand the functionality and features of your Web browser. To keep your browser secure, follow these steps:  1) Clear browser cache  2) ALWAYS enable a pop-up blocker , 3) NEVER enable the Remember my Password feature.

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Think Before You Post

Most employers – nearly half – are now using social media to screen job applicants. If the employer sees something inappropriate on a candidate’s social media site, there’s a good chance that candidate won’t be called in for an interview. … Continue reading

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