Tips for Chairing meetings

Tips – Chairing meetings Part 5

Closing business meetings. In the rush to get to the end and leave the room it is important to realise that meetings can have a better result if they are actually brought...
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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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Todays tip is around keyboard shortcuts within MSOffice, specifically Microsoft Word, in particular three symbols that some documents need frequently. If you have ever been frustrated by having to use the...
Tips for Chairing meetings

Tips – Chairing a Meeting Part 3

The last of the current tips around chairing meetings is aimed at providing ideas for different types of meeting. Last week the tips covered moderating, democracy and timekeeping. Traditionally recurring meetings are...

Calculating number of workdays between two dates where weekends are not Saturday and Sunday

A recent tip of mine showed how to calculate the number of working days there are between two dates. Also where there are bank holidays involved. Today I shall investigate the...
Tips for Chairing meetings

Tips – Chairing a meeting part 4

Our fourth part for tips on chairing meetings is focussed on the agenda. This document can provide the skeleton of a meeting, its time keeping and its focus. However there are several items...
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Tips – Cloud Acronyms

Basic Cloud acronyms There are three basic forms of cloud computing services. This set of tips delivers a brief definition for these and later tips will provide definitions of some of the rarer...
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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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