Microsoft Office, as in the full-priced desktop version or the Office 365 subscription, can feel too expensive for some users.
Check out this list of eight free alternatives, which includes two free options from Microsoft as well. Read More...
You may already know of some helpful resources for improving your skills in Microsoft Office but here is a list likely to have at least one or two you were not aware of.
Microsoft Office training is available in many flexible options, making it easy and affordable to brush up on your job skills or just improve your productivity altogether. Read More...
Summer is a welcome season for many of us, but that doesn't mean it doesn't get busy.
Keep things as sane as possible. Check out these free summer tools from Microsoft for work or personal events, holidays, and more! The best part of all? These are free! Read More...
Microsoft offers hundreds of free templates, but when you are looking for employment your time is at a premium. Save time by checking out what I consider to be the top 28 free Microsoft Office templates for your job search. Read More...
Being able to type more words per minute (WPM) takes practice, but you can make it fun by checking out free typing games.
Even better, what if you could get away with not typing so much at all? You may have use for a software utility known as text expansion or a text expander. It lets you type a short code instead of text or other document elements you use all the time.
You'll find solutions along these lines for PC or Mac, so jump in and see if you can save some keystrokes.
Do you think you could ever make your tablet your main productivity machine, replacing your desktop or laptop?
Microsoft's new Surface 3 is intended to do just that. For that matter, it's obviously also intended to replace any iPad you may own. Read More...
In case you missed it, Microsoft Office Mobile for Android or iOS smartphones used to be free only with a qualifying Microsoft Office 365 subscription, but now they're just free! Period! No Office 365 account required.
- Microsoft Office Mobile for iOS Smartphones - FREE!
- Microsoft Office Mobile for Andorid Smartphones - FREE!
You can of course still integrate the Office Mobile apps Read More...
Mother's Day is this upcoming Sunday. Microsoft has some really nice (free!) templates you can use to tell the mothers in your life you care.
Find templates for cards, menus, gift coupons, and more. Templates are customizable and work with Microsoft Office programs like Word, PowerPoint, and Publisher.
So jump in and take a look!
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These quick tips for beginner, intermediate, and advanced users of Microsoft Office for iPad can help you boost productivity.
Still thinking it over? Check out my full review: 2014 Review of Microsoft Office for iPad.
Here's how to get more out of your Office for iPad experience, in as little time as possible.
- How to Get Started with Microsoft Office for iPad in 10 Minutes or Less
- Top 8 Office for iPad Tips and Tricks for Beginners
- Top 8 Office for iPad Tips and Tricks for Intermediate Users
- Top 8 Office for iPad Tips and Tricks for Advanced Users
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Microsoft PowerPoint presentations are a bit of a one-way street, with the presenter doing most of the communicating. Microsoft is looking to change that with an amped up presentation tool called Office Mix.
This dynamic tool will operate in the cloud, integrating a user's web cam and touch PC to create amazing, shareable presentations which facilitate audience participation. Read More...