Do you have a company laptop? How about an employer-provided Blackberry or iPhone? Do you store personal photos, contacts or calendars on any of these items or the computer on your desk? If you are like most of us, the answer is going to be yes – which could become a problem if you lose your job.
Why? The answer is pretty simple – these devices do not belong to you – so if you are fired or laid off, it’s likely that these devices will be taken away from you without any notice. And with them will go all your valuable data – contacts, photos, videos, schedules – leaving you to pick up the pieces of your career AND your son’s soccer schedule.
Here’s one way you can transfer your personal information somewhere safe, with very little effort.