Get started with Business Intelligence in the new Office

www.office.com/setup Blogs: This post is brought to you by Seayoung Rhee, Product Marketing Manager in the SharePoint Product Marketing Group. Reliable business intelligence and insight are key to a thriving business. Excel, SharePoint and Office 365 make business intelligence (BI) in the new Office more accessible to everyone across an organization as part of their everyday Read more about Get started with Business Intelligence in the new Office[…]

Securing company data and avoiding risk with Office 365 (Video)

www.office.com/setup Blogs: Today’s post was written by Nick Portello, Network Manager, Steve Moore Chevrolet. Read more Office 365 customer stories here. When I joined Steve Moore Chevrolet as the sole IT staffer six months ago, the dealership was in dire need of new technology. Employees coped with aging PCs, an outdated POP3 email service, a Read more about Securing company data and avoiding risk with Office 365 (Video)[…]

Update to SkyDrive app for iOS

www.office.com/setup Blogs: We aim to make SkyDrive the place for all your documents, notes, photos, videos and other files.  With the release of Windows 8 and Windows RT back in October, more and more people every day are using SkyDrive for their most important files through the SkyDrive app, as well as through SkyDrive integration Read more about Update to SkyDrive app for iOS[…]

Google pulling the rug out again?

www.office.com/setup Blogs: Remember the vintage game “Pull the Rug Out?” It is a board game where players stack different items on top of a rug. Eventually, one of the players tries to pull out the rug without tumbling the pieces stacked on top of it. Google’s recent announcement that it is phasing out several additional services, including Read more about Google pulling the rug out again?[…]

Using conditional formatting to highlight dates in Excel

www.office.com/setup Blogs: This tutorial on using conditional formatting to highlight dates is brought to us by MVP Frédéric Le Guen, with special acknowledgment and thanks to Ken Puls for assistance with translation from French to English.  Date functions in Excel make it is possible to perform date calculations, like addition or subtraction, resulting in automated or Read more about Using conditional formatting to highlight dates in Excel[…]

Yammer on Tour: Catch the working world at its turning point

www.office.com/setup Blogs: We’re bringing Yammer to a city near you with Yammer on Tour–a free event series that brings together customers, partners and thought leaders for a unique opportunity to hear our vision for enterprise social, network with like-minded peers, and learn directly from customers how to usher in success in today’s rapidly changing business Read more about Yammer on Tour: Catch the working world at its turning point[…]

Upcoming events: Find a Microsoft Project event near you!

www.office.com/setup Blogs: Ready to get a hands-on, in-person learning experience on how Microsoft Project can help you get more out of your projects and optimize your portfolio?  Microsoft and our partner community host events in cities all around the U.S. where you’ll have the opportunity to learn more about Project and what it can do to help Read more about Upcoming events: Find a Microsoft Project event near you![…]

Webinar: Ways to share with OneNote

www.office.com/setup Blogs: Meeting notes, vacation plans, grocery lists, great quotes, notes to self–let me count the ways to use OneNote. Consolidate all of your crucial information chunks and snippets in one place, then link with OneDrive to share this virtual notebook with yourself (roaming), with other people (collaboration), and with other devices (OneNote ecosystem). Can’t Read more about Webinar: Ways to share with OneNote[…]

Discover apps for Project in the Office Store

www.office.com/setup Blogs: Are you using the new Project and wishing you could enhance its powerful capabilities with apps? Project 2013 has great extensibility potential—even across devices. The new apps for Project enhance capabilities of Microsoft Project 2013 applications, including Project Pro for Office 365, Project Professional 2013, Project Online and Project Server 2013. How do Read more about Discover apps for Project in the Office Store[…]

Mid-Market Matters

www.office.com/setup Blogs: Right around the same time as we moved into our new digs on Market Street, we launched Yammer’s civic engagement initiative called Mid-Market Matters, which focuses our community efforts on issues affecting our new neighborhood. Through this initiative we encourage Yammer employees to get out of the office (as beautiful as it is) Read more about Mid-Market Matters[…]