Month: February 2019

Microsoft Office 365 For Chicago Law Firms (Questions/Answers)

Can Your Law Firm in Chicago Benefit from Using Office 365? Microsoft Office 365 has become a favorite tool for law firms in Chicago. It can give your staff all the tools they need to be productive. You can create documents, build spreadsheets or create an amazing PowerPoint presentation. Microsoft continually adds to its suite of Office programs. For instance, MS Teams is a great chat app that l...

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How Do You Measure Your Company’s Cybersecurity Effectiveness?

Many companies are finally taking cybersecurity seriously and have implemented programs to meet their organization’s specific needs. Having a program in place, however, is only the first step. Measuring the effectiveness of a cybersecurity plan is equally important. There are several steps a company should take to adequately measure the effectiveness of their plan. How Does A Company Measure Se...

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How Advanced eDiscovery In Microsoft 365 Helps Manage Data

  Do you have a lot of data? Are you able to organize your data in a convenient logical way and then search for it with ease and/or with advanced search criteria so that the results are not in the hundreds but in the tens or less? Is managing it or finding specific data at any given time proving time-consuming? Does that consumption of time eat into your budget? If any of this is true, you may...

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9 New Game-Changing Additions To Microsoft Office 365

Microsoft recently announced several new updates to Office 365. These nine additions and help organizations streamline efficiencies and remain compliant with new regulations across numerous industries. They will also help your business effectively manage a professional digital presence. What Are The 9 New Updates And Additions To Microsoft Office 365? Embed 3-D animations into Word documents...

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Feeling The Love?

There is a lot to love about the work that you do, and hopefully, your technology is part of that. Loving your IT means having a great relationship not only with the devices, software, and applications you use each day, but with the folks who look after them.   If you’ve stopped feeling that spark with your IT or your IT provider, now is the time to find a relationship that works. Get in tou...

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Business Insights With Visio and Power BI

Microsoft’s Visio Visual and Power BI are two extremely useful software tools that help business owners store, organize, and interpret data with easy-to-understand visual representations.   Using these tools can take your business to the next level. Still, many business owners don’t know about Visio Visual or Power BI. Moreover, many are skeptical as to why data interpretation is important...

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How Advanced Data Governance Helps Manage Risk & Meet Compliance

Advanced Data Governance (or ADG) is a tool from Microsoft. Available to be used within Office 365, this tool assists businesses in meeting compliance requirements and managing risk. Most of all, it helps organize the massive amounts of data that companies are now dealing with.   Each quarter, the data owned by a given business grows by exponential rates. Over time, organizations are met with ...

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How Can I Enter and Analyze Data via a Data Entry Form in Microsoft Excel?

You can create a data entry form in Microsoft Excel without using VBA or even recording a macro. If those terms don’t mean anything to you, don’t worry. You won’t need to learn them. Excel has a hidden tool you can use to make dreaded data entry fast and easy. Using a data entry form lets you view one record at a time while entering the data, but also makes it easy to analyze multiple rec...

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Ransomware Explained

Ransomware. Ransomware. You have heard the word and know it involves a cyberattack. You assume from news reports that it only happens to large companies like Target, Equifax, and Marriott Hotels for example, and that cybercriminals will not want to bother with your small or medium-sized business (SMB). Unfortunately, that assumption is wrong. The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) notes that ransom...

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Need Help Migrating Microsoft Office 365?

Microsoft Office 365 Migrations Isn't Something You Should Try On Your Own A common concern that we hear from clients is that they need to move their Office 365 to a new tenant. Using Office 365 is easy, but migrating it isn't. Moving an account away from Microsoft or another Office 365 reseller requires a full data migration. One of our clients was breaking away from a larger organization an...

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