Brooke Pinto’s ‘Business Perspective’

As the youngest District Council member ever elected and the first woman to represent Ward 2, Democrat Brooke Pinto, 28, is off to a running start.

Tech Tip: The Long-Forgotten Piece of Security for Road Warriors

Do you connect to the office network or VPN (Virtual Private Network) to get some work done in the evenings, on the weekends or when on the road? For many, the answer is yes. 

Tech Tip: Your Copier Is Spying on You

These are the only devices on the network on which the default password is, commonly, never changed. After all, who would want to get in and copy your settings?

Georgetown’s Call Your Mother ‘Jew-ish’ Deli Finally Opens

Since the beginning of 2020, residents and students — the main campus of Georgetown University is two blocks away — have awaited the popular bagel spot.

Business Ins & Outs: Blues Alley, Bogart, Kate Spade Hit by COVID

Fallout from the pandemic: a halt on future sales, a permanent closure and no answer as to when the plywood will come down.

D.C. Requires Self-Quarantine of Those Arriving From 27 States  

High-risk states are states where the seven-day moving average of daily new COVID-19 cases is 10 or more per 100,000 persons.

Tech Tip: Remote Collaboration Depends on Good Conferencing Practices

Video conferencing gives your remote staff the opportunity to work directly with contemporaries and clients to drive business initiatives forward.

Mayor Mandates Masks, Extends Emergency to Oct. 9

Mayor Muriel Bowser's July 22 executive order mandates the wearing of face coverings outside as well as in enclosed office spaces and the lobbies of apartment houses.

Council Overturns Ad Tax

The tax, strongly opposed by The Georgetowner and other area news media, would have deeply hurt local newspapers and small businesses.

Tech Tip: Don’t Send Your Private Information to Anyone!

A secretary gets a message that appears to come from her manager, including having what looks like his actual email address when she looks at it in Outlook ...