Office 365

Redefine Productivity. Benefits of Office 365 Cloud-Based Email

Exchange Online is the online email system that provides organizations with all benefits of cloud-based email with the same powerful capabilities of an on-premise Exchange server environment. Cost Because Office 365 Exchange On-line includes hardware, software, upgrades, using Exchange in

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Setting a Microsoft CRM O365 User password to never expire

Recently we worked with a customer who is using Microsoft CRM Online and has some integrations that rely on a Microsoft CRM Online/Office 365 username and password to connect to the Microsoft CRM Organization and to retrieve and update data

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If you always do what you’ve always done, you will always get what you’ve always got

Many people attribute this quote to Anthony Robbins and before him Albert Einstein, Henry Ford, and even Mark Twain. Regardless of the origin, what matters is the point it makes. If you want to change the end result, you need to change the way you do things.

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Migrating from SalesForce.com to Microsoft Dynamics CRM

There are a lot of considerations for existing Salesforce.com customers when considering a move to Microsoft Dynamics CRM. The largest barrier in switching is data migration. There is a lot more to a data migration than simply exporting data from Salesforce.com and importing it into Microsoft Dynamics CRM. Let’s take a look at some things to review and consider.

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Price reduction for Office 365

Since the launch of Office 365 summer of 2011, Microsoft continues to regularly delivering new value in the service, releasing monthly updates, and brought Office 365 to another 22 new markets to grow the global footprint to 64 geographies. It is certain that more geography’s are to come! With the rapid growth, the result is cost to run Office 365 becoming more efficient.

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Updates to Office 365 System Requirements

Microsoft made some revisions to the Office 365 System Requirements so that you continue to get the full Office 365 experience. These changes are reflected on the Microsoft official System Requirements page. Listed below is a summary of the changes to be aware of:

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I need to coordinate and plan to train my employees…where do I start?

When faced with the need to coordinate training for your employees, having a flashy training room with ergonomic chairs, a polished trainer, and training manuals is not always a tangible solution. While this picture may not be tangible, it doesn’t negate the fact that you need to get people using the software, using it correctly, and helping your company meet its business needs with the software. Below, I have listed four general concepts that will hopefully help guide you in the right direction if you are faced with the seemingly daunting task of coordinating a training plan for your organization.

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Effective Training Techniques: tell me, show me, and now have me do it!

So, you have implemented your form customizations, migrated your data, and from a technical perspective, you have crossed the proverbial t’s and dotted the i’s; however, how do you plan on getting people to use it?! While Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2011 is a certainly a very flexible and functional application; it is aesthetically interesting; and one may say pleasing to the eye, it is certainly not the Field of Dreams. In other words, just because you build it, they are not necessarily going to come and use it.

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Using Microsoft InfoPath 2010 with Microsoft SharePoint 2010

Book Review -Step by Step Microsoft Press, 2011 Darvish Shadravan & Laura Rogers SharePoint is up and running and you’re looking for a good way to gather data from end users. Perhaps there exists a custom list that collects information

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Take it to the Cloud!

Let me paint you a picture…A consultant (let’s call him Bosh Behl..to protect the innocent) preparing to do a 4 hour workshop on Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2011 for a room full of his customers arrives early onsite to ensure that he can connect to his CRM Hyper-V environment.

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