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Waste Less Of Your Time In Meetings With The 10-30-50-90 Method

If you’re someone that automatically schedules your meetings to be an hour long, it might time to reassess your workday. This method of timing meetings could net you more time to get other things done.


Pitch New Ideas With A 'Pilot Program' To Decrease The Risk

Pitching a new idea is always a bit nerve-racking, but over on Harvard Business Review, they suggest proposing a “pilot program” to minimise the risk your manager might worry about.


Microsoft Releases Office For Android Phones

The preview of Office for Android is now a fully fledged product available for all Android users.


Office 365 Online Adds Notifications, Custom Help

The web version of Office 365 for business customers is about to get a revamp, with a persistent notifications button to highlight new emails, likes and other group communications.


Word 2016 Is Getting Closer To Offering Real-Time Desktop Collaboration

Office Online already offers real-time collaboration on file editing between multiple people, and that feature has been promised for the desktop version of Office 2016, but it hasn’t showed up in the previews so far. The latest update to Office 2016 brings it a lot closer.


How To Download The Microsoft Office 2016 Preview

Microsoft rolled out a preview version of Office 2016 in March, but that was restricted to IT pros and developers and required registration. Now the beta version of the office suite is available more broadly.


Microsoft Office Delve Adds Android And iOS Clients, People Search

Microsoft began rolling out Office Delve last September, but the contextual search and notification tool for Office users remains a work in progress. The newest additions to the platform are iOS and Android clients, along with enhanced people-based search tools.


Dropbox Adds Office Online Integration

Thanks to its partnership with Microsoft, Dropbox now lets you edit Office files you have stored in your Dropbox right in your browser via Office Online. When you view a Microsoft Word, Excel or Powerpoint document stored in Dropbox, just click the new Open button to open the file in Office Online and perform whatever edits you need.


Fluency With Excel And Word Are Key To Getting A Higher-Paying Job

Finding a high-paying job without the right qualifications can be daunting. Even so, you may be surprised to hear that employers still want basics like Excel and Word before other, more advanced skills. Land those and your chances of scoring a gig with a living wage rise significantly.


Microsoft Office Lens Scans Notes And Documents Into Office Format

iOS/Android: Document and note scanning is nothing new. However, Microsoft has decided to enter the game with an advantage only it can offer: excellent Office integration.