Using SmartArt in Office 2007 and 2010

  • September 28, 2010

SmartArt is one of the biggest timesavers in the newer versions of Microsoft® Office. Especially useful for PowerPoint® and Word, it is a powerful way to...

Neat tricks with Tasks in Outlook!

  • September 16, 2010

I had a great question last week on our Outlook® webinar. Could Outlook® be used to replace a CRM function when it came to generating tasks with predefined...

Improve your email efficiency: 10 tips

  • August 30, 2010

Billions of email messages are sent each day, but one study estimates that the average employee wastes more than 40 minutes a day on worthless email. That doesn't...

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...

Are you an ‘average’ taxpayer?

  • July 15, 2010

The IRS recently provided data about itemized tax deductions claimed on 2008 returns in the Winter 2010 Statistics of Income (SOI) Bulletin. The SOI Bulletin may be...

Outlook on projects

  • June 07, 2010

Large or small, projects need to be managed. Or, quickly, we will find them managing us. Many of us can’t afford or choose not to use robust project management...