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How to Get the Most out of Your Wifi

Does this sound familiar? You’re on a Zoom call in your home office, maybe in the middle of a presentation, when suddenly everything freezes and your call is dropped. How about working on a spreadsheet online when your internet crashes and your work is lost?  If you’re working from home, this can be incredibly […]

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WISP Leadership in the New Normal

By Nathan Stooke CEO of Wisper ISP COVID-19 has created a ‘new normal’ for all of us. Even though our day-to-day routines may have changed, strong leadership is more important than ever to guide your team through this transition. Leadership isn’t something you’re born into, it’s something you chose to do every day.  And […]

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How to Create a Secure Password You’ll Actually Remember

It seems like everything needs a password these days. Your phone, your computer, your email, your banking apps, your Facebook page, even your front door can ask for a password. If you’re anything like me, keeping track of all those passwords is an absolute nightmare.  I once spent an hour on hold with the […]

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Behind the Internet – 5 Essential Quarantine Apps

Since the coronavirus lockdown started, we’ve all been struggling to find ways to occupy our time in quarantine. We’ve been sitting on the couch, maybe even in bed, scrolling aimlessly on social media to fill the void left by social distancing.  Across the board, screen time has gone through the roof. But what else […]

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Using Parental Controls to Keep Your Kids Safe Online

“Don’t talk to strangers on the internet, they’ll try to kidnap you!”  As kids who grew up at the same time that the internet was coming into its own, we heard things like this constantly from our parents. Don’t  put your real name on the internet, never give out personal information, and don’t respond […]

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What Is Fixed Wireless – And Is It For Me?

Today there are several ways to get an Internet connection. Families rely on it more than ever for homework, work, entertainment, and to stay connected. Many are familiar with traditional Internet options such as Dial-Up, DSL, Cable, Fiber-Optic, and Satellite. However, fixed wireless is a new name in the game. It is gaining more […]

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4 Valuable Things To Know About CAF II and FCC Rural Broadband

Headquartered in Southern Illinois, Wisper ISP, Inc. provides high-speed reliable internet to residents in Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Missouri, and Oklahoma (Arkansas will be added to their coverage area soon). Wisper is a rising competitor in the Wireless Internet Industry, as they were the second-largest winner in the FCC’s rural broadband auction, the Connect America […]

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How to Succeed in a Phone Interview

Hi, my name is Bre and I am a Human Resources Specialist at Wisper Internet. I enjoy my position in HR because I get to be a part of the driving force that grows the Wisper Team. I love watching Wisper grow because it makes me feel like I’m a part of something bigger […]

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Nathan Stooke
4 Ways to Effectively Measure your Leadership

What does it mean to lead? Let’s turn to our good friend, Merriam Webster. According to the Merriam Webster Dictionary, to lead means to “direct the operations, activity, or performance of.” Seems simple enough, right? But to lead can come in many different approaches and styles. Since starting Wisper Internet from my garage in […]

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10 Valuable Things To Spotlight About Our COO

To be the most efficient and successful version of itself, Wisper Internet has adopted the EOS Model. The EOS Model outlines the idea that there are six key components to every business, no matter the size or industry. The six components are vision, data, process, traction, issues, and people. The model then continues to […]

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