Word Tables and Delimited Text

  • August 22, 2010

Tricks with tables to save you some cutting and pasting when your data doesn't come in the way you expect it. Data to tables, tables to text and sorting data NOT in a...

Cut keystrokes with these Windows shortcuts

  • August 06, 2010

Imagine typing only about half of what you do now. Keyboard shortcuts may seem like more trouble than they’re worth. But once discovered and practiced, shortcuts...

10 quick tips for BlackBerry users

  • April 26, 2010

Are you maximizing all that your BlackBerry offers to simplify your life? Here are 10 shortcuts: 1. Create the @ symbol and the dot when typing e-mail addresses by...

4 PowerPoint rules you should follow

  • February 01, 2010

To help an audience tune in to your PowerPoint presentation instead of zoning out, stick to these four cardinal rules from communications coach Carmine Gallo when...

Use salary reduction plan to lower tax

  • October 30, 2009

Suppose your employees regularly incur business expenses that are not reimbursed by your company. For example, they might personally pay for business travel or tools. If...

Count every day for IRA rollover

  • February 12, 2009

Q. I’m running close to the 60-day deadline for an IRA rollover. Does the period begin when I requested the payout?

The key to great inquiry fulfillment

  • January 24, 2009

Suppose you had responded to an advertisement from a manufacturer of forged steel valves and requested more information. How would you react to this reply?

No double-dipping on mortgage interest

  • January 08, 2007

Q. I have a home office for my own business. Can I deduct mortgage interest in addition to the interest claimed on the personal part of my return?