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Tips – How to use the Quick Access Toolbar

The Quick Access Toolbar Krys often sees people performing repetitive tasks in Office applications, especially Outlook, Excel, Word and Powerpoint. Sometimes she sees people use several click down a menu tree just...
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Tips – Cloud acronyms: BDaaS, HDaaS and BaaS

Ian Murphy brings us this weeks Cloud Acronyms: BDaaS, HDaaS and BaaS. BDaaS           Big Data as a Service This is an emerging term that is still not tied down to a single...
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Tips – Chairing a meeting Part 2

This is the second part of tips around chairing a meeting.  The first part covered having a secretary for each meeting, how to make sure key points are captured and ending...
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Tips – ApiOmat: delivering mobile Strategy

Tuesday Startup Tip is ApiOmat, a German startup operating in Leipzig and Palo Alto. ApiOmat, was founded as Apinauten GmbH in 2012 by a group of experienced enterprise software and mobile...
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Tips – Minimising MS Office Ribbons

Todays tip is another frequently asked question from students and trainees to Krysia Murphy. Ever find that you wish to see more of your Spreadsheet or document especially when working on a...
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Tips – LevelEleven boosted by $2 million

Tuesday Tip is around startup news. LevelEleven has been around for a while and this latest round of funding may see the company grow out of its Start-up phase. NCT Ventures...
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Tips – How to Create a Bulleted List

Tips - How to Create a Bulleted List slide deck in under 5 minutes When you create a bulleted list slide show you probably start with the title layout and then for...
Tips for Chairing meetings

Tips – Chairing a meeting part 1

So you are going to be chairing your first meeting. Are you the most important person in the meeting? Probably not. There will others sitting at the table who have greater...
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Tips – Startups to watch VATBox

Tips – (For  Tuesday) Tech companies to watch : VATBox This week we look at VATBox, founded in 2012 and headquartered in Tel Aviv it now also has offices in London, Berlin,...
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Tips – CIO tips on budgeting

CIO Tips – budgeting It’s coming around: budgeting time. For some people it comes as an annual surprise but it shouldn’t really. If you are not able to keep the pulse on...

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