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Five digital trends that could change how you do business

August 31, 2016
You’ve probably seen articles about the power of technology to “disrupt” entire industries, whether it’s Uber upending the taxi business or Facebook changing how people communicate. News stories about business disruption focus on dramatic tales of companies that grew to hundreds of millions in revenue almost overnight. But disruption can happen on...

Three Ways to be More Proficient in Word

August 2, 2016
1 Compare documents side-by-side Sometimes you may need to compare two documents to see how they differ. Word can help. Here’s what you do: Open both of the files that you want to compare. From within one of the documents, on the View tab, in the Window group, select View Side by Side. If you have multiple documents open, you’ll see a di...

Microsoft Announces Windows 10 Anniversary Update

June 29, 2016
Microsoft has announced that, on August 2, the Windows 10 Anniversary Update will be released. Anyone currently running Windows 10 will receive the update and new features for free. The Highlights: Additional Safety Features Windows Ink (Pen Feature) Improved Cortana Intelligence Improvements to Microsoft Edge Windows 10 is now...

Reasons that it’s time to upgrade your home PC to Windows 10

December 17, 2015
If you use a PC at home, chances are you have received a notice to upgrade to Windows 10. Now there are some cases where older devices don’t qualify for the free upgrade, based on hardware and software requirements. For the most part, Microsoft wants to make your transition to Windows 10 as easy as possible. Here are some reasons you should consider...

Office 2016 has arrived! Here’s what you need to know

September 22, 2015
It’s official. On September 22 Microsoft launched Office 2016 and, at the same time, announced enhancements to Office 365.  As you might expect, Office 2016 has been optimized for Windows 10 with all applications including, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, OneNote, Access, Project and Visio receiving updates. Office 2016 was designed for the 21st ce...

Critical Info E-Alert: Important Information About Windows 10

July 9, 2015
Microsoft has announced that its Windows 10 operating system will be available for download on July 29. Some users will have access to the upgrade faster than others. There is a difference between upgrading your home PC and your work PC. It’s important to note that if your work PC receives the Windows 10 update prompt that you do not click it. Please ...