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

Cloud Archiving: The Benefits of Super-Fast Email Searches

How fast search improves email discovery and law firm productivity You may think seconds count only in sports, medical emergencies or other crisis situations. But the fact is, seconds count at work, too. When you consider that the average user sends…

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Security

Year in Review: Email Security in 2017

Security lessons learned from 2017 The headlines were filled with news of various types of big cyber attacks in 2017: WannaCry. In early 2017, this crypto ransomware impacted more than 200,000 computer systems at small businesses, multinational cor…

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Archiving

Migrating to a new archive data solution doesn’t have to be hard

Data Archiving Myth #5: “Migrating Legacy Archive Data Must Be a Royal Pain, Right?” I’ve been putting this off because I think it’s going be such a pain. If you’ve heard this little voice inside your head, you’re not alone. Many IT pros loathe the …

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