Are you ready to host large-scale virtual presentations?

Large-scale virtual meetings have unique needs and considerations that your IT team should keep in mind to ensure you can deliver a high-quality virtual experience. Beyond selecting the right virtual meeting software, what does your IT department need to do to ensure successful large-scale virtual presentations? Identify what type of virtual meeting solution you need Read more about Are you ready to host large-scale virtual presentations?[…]

When it comes to group collaboration, one size doesn’t fit all

The way people work together is evolving, and unique projects, work styles, functional roles and workforce diversity call for a complete set of collaboration tools. As the appetite for new ways of working together grows, new developments in communications, mobility and cloud services are enabling professionals to communicate and collaborate in ways that were previously Read more about When it comes to group collaboration, one size doesn’t fit all[…]

The new Office.com gets first major update

Editor’s note 12/29/2016: This post was updated to reflect the latest design for the Office 365 application tiles. Back in April, we started rolling out a new Office 365 home page experience that provided a redesigned environment for commercial, education and home users to collaborate and work across every device. The update also delivered improved Read more about The new Office.com gets first major update[…]

How do you tell the story behind your data? Find out on the next Modern Workplace

According to a recent study conducted by Glassdoor, data scientists are the most in-demand job of 2016. But gathering the information is only half of your organization’s challenge—it’s what you do with it that counts. How can you be sure your data isn’t just telling you the story you want to hear, but showing you Read more about How do you tell the story behind your data? Find out on the next Modern Workplace[…]

6 signs your company has outgrown its free email solution

A free email solution is great when your organization is first starting out. But how do you know when you have grown beyond the capabilities of your free email service and you need a more sophisticated solution? The business email requirements of a growing company are much different than those of a small startup. Whether Read more about 6 signs your company has outgrown its free email solution[…]

What’s new in Office 365 administration—December update

Recent updates to the Office 365 admin experience include a new OneDrive for Business admin center, new settings to manage Microsoft Teams and GigJam, and improvements to the new Service health dashboard. In November and December, our efforts focused on enabling admins to manage new workloads and improving the monitoring and the OneDrive administration experience. Read more about What’s new in Office 365 administration—December update[…]

Becoming pitch perfect with PowerPoint

Pitching ideas isn’t nearly as nerve-wracking when you’ve got a powerful presentation to share. We recently spoke about presenting with Jon Hammond, chief strategy officer for Galvanized Media, the company responsible for the New York Times best-selling books “Eat This, Not That!,” “Zero Belly Diet” and “Best Life.” Jon has a hand in everything—from marketing Read more about Becoming pitch perfect with PowerPoint[…]

What employees can learn from your IT team to ensure better online meetings

As more employees work from home and on the go, video conferencing has become a key way for colleagues to connect. Online meetings are becoming an increasingly important part of our daily business communications and collaboration. Working with your IT team can put employees at an advantage by ensuring they are well equipped for virtual Read more about What employees can learn from your IT team to ensure better online meetings[…]

Top 7 ways Office 365 offers more security than on-premises services

It seems logical to think that data you stored in a privately controlled datacenter is safer than data in the cloud. But that’s not necessarily true. In fact, there is a broad range of security features that you benefit from when you put your data in a cloud service like Office 365. And when done Read more about Top 7 ways Office 365 offers more security than on-premises services[…]

New to Office 365 in December—accessibility updates and more

Today’s post was written by Kirk Koenigsbauer, corporate vice president for the Office team. This month, there are several updates to the Office apps to help you more easily create accessible content and more. Read on for the details. Enabling more accessible and efficient content creation Earlier this month, we covered a number of accessibility Read more about New to Office 365 in December—accessibility updates and more[…]