Margot Carmichael Lester

Margot Carmichael Lester

Mimecast Contributing Writer | |


Margot Carmichael Lester is a business writer and consultant, and the owner of The Word Factory, with offices in Carrboro, NC, and Seattle. An award-winning writer, she's a graduate of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill's School of Media and Journalism. In her free time, Margot loves to cook (and eat out), watch sports, travel and sit on the screened porch with her husband and two dogs.

Posts by Margot Carmichael Lester

Archiving

5 Reasons Your Archive Data Solution Will Do You Wrong

The Bitter Truth: Why your legacy data archiving solution is bound to let you down You’ve put a lot of trust in your legacy file archiving solution. And back in the day, it was worthy of it. But your old system isn’t trustworthy in a changing landsc…

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Archiving

Not Just a Nice to Have. 7 Reasons an All-in-One Cloud Archive Is a Business Necessity

An all-in-one cloud archive is a difference-maker for your business. There is one answer to all the email archiving problems you have: the cloud. And there are seven reasons why: 1. Simplicity: My business is complex enough. Data: 59% of businesses …

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Security

Cyberattacks on K-12 School Systems: Are you Ready?

What You Can Learn from Recent Cyber Attacks Targeting School Systems  Just after the school year commenced, Steve Bradshaw, superintendent of the Columbia Falls, Montana, schools got a menacing text from a number he didn’t recognize. The cyber…

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