Add headers and footers in Excel

Most business users are familiar with using work applications like Microsoft Excel. While Excel creates charts and tables to make information easier to read, there’s a function that most users tend to forget, or are unaware of – headers and footers. So let’s see what they are and how adding them to your spreadsheet can…

Using the Outlook.com alias feature

When it comes to being a spy, nothing is more important than a good alias. From Archer’s Chet Manley to James Bond’s James St. John Smythe, no secret agent is ever without one. When it comes to business however, it may seem like an alias is not so important, and at first glance it isn’t.…

The Spike – Word's unknown feature

Microsoft Office is widely considered to be one of the most important and popular software suites. With this software, employees can accomplish many major office-based tasks their job requires. While there are numerous programs incorporated in the suite, Word is arguably the most useful and well-known. The latest version – 2013 – has some interesting…

Advanced Research pane in Office 2013

Microsoft Office 2013 is the latest version of Office that was released just last year. It offers more features than the older versions and it also gives access to online Office applications. More formats are supported and it offers integration to various web based services including Flickr, Skype, Hotmail and SkyDrive. And the research icon…

Getting help with Office issues

Microsoft Office (MS Office) is a popular and top-selling software suite that features a myriad of publishing programs for desktop computers. Basically, it comes with an array of applications that can help you document everything needed in your work, studies or business. As a user, you have the option to choose from several different suites…

How to use lists in PowerPoint

Microsoft’s PowerPoint is an important and popular business presentation tool. It has become so embraced that most people nowadays refer to presentations as PowerPoints. There are many elements that lead to a successful PowerPoint presentation, including using lists effectively. While it is easy to use lists, many users often wonder how to use them effectively.…

Using Quick Analysis on Excel 2013

Microsoft’s spreadsheet program, Excel, is one of the most useful tools that any manager’s disposal. This dynamic tool can be employed in a multitude of ways, from tracking time, to finances and even sales. One of Excel’s most useful functions is the ability to develop graphs and charts from information which can then be easily…

Save your Word doc as a PDF

The PDF (Portable Document Format) is one of the more ubiquitous file types in business. Many online brochures, documents, etc. are posted in this format, largely because the format captures all formatting and layout, allowing files to be presented exactly how they would be printed, and opened by users on nearly any system. If you…

18 keyboard shortcuts for Excel 2013

Navigation and interaction with a computer is typically done through a keyboard and a mouse. In some programs, worksheets for instance, many users will rely on the keyboard simply because it’s quicker. This is one of the reasons why programmers have implemented keyboard shortcuts into programs like Microsoft Excel. If you have upgraded to Office…