Technology

New Features in Microsoft Outlook

Microsoft recently added new features to Outlook to help keep important tasks on the top of your to-do list. One new feature is bill pay reminder. According to Microsoft, “Outlook will identify bills you receive in email, show you a summary at the top, and automatically add a calendar event on the due date. You … Continued

How Technology Can Fuel Teamwork

Microsoft recently surveyed more than 14,000 people from seven countries in various stages of their career to learn how forces like gender and generation shape collaboration preferences and habits at work. After analyzing the results, Microsoft found that creating a single shared workspace, cultivating engagement across the organization, and using data to work smarter, all … Continued

Microsoft Makes Updates to Features in Office 365

In March, new desktop features were added to Excel Online. Updates include, new cloud-connected data types with AI capabilities, the ability to delete rows and columns to analyze and format data, and more. According to the Microsoft blog post by Corporate Vice President for Microsoft 365, Kirk Koenigsbauer: “With added AI capabilities, Excel can now … Continued

Advancing creativity and teamwork in Office 365

Microsoft has added new capabilities to Office 365 for advancing creativity and teamwork in the modern workplace including an AI-powered Editor in Word, which improves the process of content creation, an AI-powered Resume Assistant in Word, which helps users craft compelling resumes, and the ability to add anyone as a guest in Microsoft Teams. Learn more … Continued

Cyber resilience for the modern enterprise

According to Microsoft, it can take less than 48 hours for attackers to gain complete control of a network. As your business becomes increasingly dependent on technology, a necessary position for success, it is also important to become increasingly proactive in your approach to cyber resiliency. With cyber related incidents costing an average of $141 per lost … Continued

How Microsoft is Using AI to Make Sense of Numbers

“When people in the United States ask Microsoft’s search engine Bing how big Syria is, they learn the country is 71,498 square miles and about equal to the size of Florida. When they ask Bing how many calories are in a serving of ice cream, they learn that a scoop contains 137 calories, which is … Continued

How the Cloud is Transforming Financial Services

“Financial services organizations are at a transformational tipping point. Faced with fierce market pressures – nimble disruptors, complex regulations, digital native customers – technology transformation in the industry is essential, and it’s increasingly becoming a competitive edge. Firms leading the charge into this new era are transforming customer experiences, fostering a new culture of work, … Continued

4 Simple Tips for Internet Safety

As a business owner, you may feel overwhelmed by the steps it takes to protect an IT infrastructure from the security risks associated with using the internet. The ways in which a hacker may attempt to enter your network through the internet are numerous. Creating a security conscious team is one step you can take … Continued

How Gallup uses Microsoft 365 Enterprise

“Gallup has been synonymous with public opinion polling since the 1930s. Today it’s also considered a global leader in advanced analytics, providing advice to organizations and individuals to help solve challenging problems. When Gallup pioneered the employee engagement movement, it introduced innovative tools for measuring how workplaces inspire the people in them. So, when it … Continued