SME News - Microsoft Business News and Information

SME News - Microsoft Business News and Information

Microsoft Business News and Information

Your source for the latest news and information for small and medium-sized businesses. Explore the latest articles and videos selected to make your business more productive and successful.

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    Unifying a Dispersed Workforce with Office 365

    Unifying a Dispersed Workforce with Office 365

    One small business that uses Office 365 to unify a dispersed workforce is Be Learning, a creative learning consultancy based in Australia. With 75% of its employees working on the road as sales people, the company needed a way to improve the productivity...

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    Boost your employees’ morale

    Boost your employees’ morale

    Happy and motivated employees deliver better work. This is not just common sense, but has been scientifically proven by researchers at the University of Kansas (English only). Amongst many things that can be done to boost employee morale, such as closing...

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    Irish School of Motoring

    Irish School of Motoring

    Driving School Improves Customer Service, Lowers Costs with Microsoft Office 365 To grow the business we had to move our instructors not only to the franchise model, but also to the cloud, as it was critical that they could access their scheduling...

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    Carbon Group

    Carbon Group

    Irish Chemical Company Reduces Costs, Supports Growth with Microsoft Office 365 I don’t get enthusiastic about too many things in life, but Office 365 is brilliant. Aiden Brady, Finance Director, Carbon Group Irish chemical company Carbon Group...

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    Work from anywhere

    Work together easily with anywhere access to email, web conferencing, documents, and calendars. I love presenting new ideas to my clients, but this means that most days I work outside the office. And since I need to collaborate with my staff to generate...

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    Safeguard your data

    As a small business owner, my courier service requires my constant attention. I spend a lot of time coordinating a team of couriers who deliver packages all over the city, occasionally making a drop myself. WHERE DID MY LAPTOP GO? Like many business...

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    Standardise your systems

    My business partner and I opened our first physical therapy clinic with the idea that highly personalised patient care would distinguish us from our competitors. Our business philosophy has always served us well. High client retention rates and a...

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    Simplify your IT

    The company is growing – fast. I’m the person the owner counts on to ensure that our technology keeps up with the pace of expansion. Just last week, we set up a new office in another city. So now I go back and forth frequently between our offices to...

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    Manage your customers

    How I increased my profits with stronger customer relationships. We love pleasing our customers. But as my business grew steadily, it became more challenging to continue offering the same level of personalised service my clients came to expect. And...

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    FIT

    FIT

    Background FIT, fastrack to IT, is a not for profit organisation that develops and promotes technology-based programmes and career development opportunities for the unemployed. An industry-led initiative, it works in close collaboration with Government...

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