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Providing the Right Tools and Services to Help Small Businesses Grow With Jared Ruth and Tim Ellis of Cox Business

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  • Jared gives an overview of what Cox Business is and what they’re currently focusing on [02:51]
  • Jared talks about what it was like for their company to deal with the pandemic and how their business manage to persevere [05:07]
  • Tim mentions focusing on customers and paying attention to markets trends as one of their big core fundamentals [06:24]
  • Jared talks about the changes that happen as startups make the transition of growing the business, including the tech side of it [09:17]
  • Tim shares the importance of the cyber side for startup businesses and why SMBs become prime targets of ransomware attacks [12:57]
  • Jared talks about the hardware side of businesses and the trends they’re seeing, such as the hybrid approach [15:56]
  • Tim gives an example of how they can help businesses who have unique needs in terms of cloud service environment [18:28]
  • Jared shares the roles you need and doesn’t need in a team for your organization [21:42]
  • Tim adds why knowing what you want to safeguard and protect your business from is essential [25:08]
  • Jared shares what they’ve been noticing in terms of data ownership and the role of the CIO and CTO [26:36]
  • Jared shares the trend they’re seeing with ransomware [29:36]
  • Tim talks about the trend of DDoS attacks [32:09]
  • Jared shares why small businesses aren’t necessarily safe from ransomware attacks [33:53]
  • Tim talks about return to office hybrid and why he thinks the trend is customization [36:20]
  • Jared shares why he thinks that business environment has been similar and why it’s more about creating the right balance [37:37]
  • Jared shares why Cox chooses to engage with premium suppliers and how this helps small businesses to expand and grow [40:42]
  • Jared and Tim share their favorite taco spots, SC Ranch Market and Albertacos [43:15]


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