Learning Office 2007

I’m always learning when it comes to the office suite. I consider myself a bit of an office power user but i’m always picking up new things it can do. The single phrase i hear time and time again when i’m doing something in office and someone is watching is “I didn’t know you could do that”

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Customer Service Question

How long is reasonable to be put on hold for? I called my account manager at one of our suppliers today and when the phone was answered i heard “Hello, company x, i’ll be with you in a minute” and i was put on hold I understand that i’m not the only customer in the

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I’m Mobile

When we first started the business we paid a stupid amount of money on mobiles phones. This stung so much that when it came around to the end of the contract we got a really cheap contract with a pretty basic phone. While this was fine it meant i was missing out on push email

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Buy Now, Try Later

I’m not going to name and shame this time but was a little disappointed at a recent response i got to a query Basically “Company X” had a hosted service i was interested in. I wanted to know how their management tools worked on a day-to-day basis. I’m already a customer with them so i

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For your blogroll

Just thought i’d pass on an interesting blog i came across today Chris Knight’s – Knight Time Ramblings Some great posts and some SBS specific content, including hacking SBS backup if your brave enough Keep up the good work Chris!

Unifying My Communications

When I first started this blog it wasn’t my intention for it to have any bearing on my company When I started I asked myself the question, “Why am I doing this?” I came up with two answers First it was somewhere for me to spill the tech/geek stuff that swirls around my head. Lots of

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Initial thoughts on Cougar information

Earlier this week Charles Van Heusen posted a bit of information about Cougar (SBS2008) The first part of the post talked about stuff you probably already know about, i.e SBS2008 will be 64-bit only so no direct upgrade, etc  The second part talks about the changes that will be made to the standard and premium versions of

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