Tag Archive for: Work From Home

First of all, do you know what the cloud is? Many businesses are embracing it, but not a lot of people actually understand it. Our new video outlines what it is and how it benefits businesses. Check it out here:

If you’re interested in finding out what it would take to move your business to the cloud, book a 15 minute, no obligation call with us here: https://www.durham-it.ca/book-a-call/.

When most people think about Microsoft 365, they think of Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Teams. What many people don’t realize is that there are so many other useful apps included in your subscription. Finding the right apps for your business can boost productivity, save time, and improve customer experience.

Now the hard part is that there are so many apps available that it can be difficult to determine which app fits your business best. Here’s where we come in… We have created an easy-to-read guide on our 10 favourite Microsoft 365 apps that we think every business should explore. Download it for free here: 10 Apps You Didn’t Know You Had In Microsoft 365

If you’re interested in discussing how Microsoft 365 can help your business, book a 15 minute, no obligation call with us here: https://www.durham-it.ca/book-a-call/.

Nothing beats an in-person brainstorming session with your team. Unfortunately, in our current hybrid work environments, that is often not possible. Luckily, Microsoft offers the next best thing with Whiteboard!

Whiteboard is perfect for sharing ideas in real time with whoever you want. You and your team can easily add anything from sticky notes, to pictures, to diagrams. Find out more on how it works here:

Working from home has come with many new challenges that businesses have to work through. One challenge for many businesses has been implementing new software or exploring new ways to use existing software so that employees can effectively work from home. An important step that is often missed in this process is ensuring that your team feels comfortable using your new technology. If employees do not feel confident using the new software, they are not going to be as productive as they should be.

We have created this short video to aid you in helping your employees with this transition:

Most businesses have been forced to put some sort of remote working into place due to the pandemic. Through these changes, some businesses have thrived whereas others have struggled with the transition.

The businesses who are thriving are those who had prioritized their technology and already had a robust IT infrastructure in place, as this allowed employees to easily work from anywhere, at any time, on any device.

Watch this short video on how your company can benefit from keeping up with technology:

With so many of us not currently working in the office, we are often getting stuck by not having access to our normal office equipment, such as printers and scanners. Luckily, Office 365 comes to the rescue with its new Portable OneDrive Scanner!

Simply download the app to your smartphone or tablet and it instantly becomes a handheld scanner. Scanning documents becomes as easy as taking a photo!

If you would like to learn more about how Office 365 can make working on the go as easy as working from the office, schedule a quick 15-minute call with us and we can set you up with a FREE Office 365 Trial.

Remote working has become a big part of many businesses. This means that business owners need a tool that makes remote working as easy and efficient as possible. Office 365 is the answer that most business owners are looking for.

Office 365 provides you access to the tools you need no matter where you might be. Utilizing its many cloud-based applications, you can easily do all the work that you used to do in the office. As an added bonus, most of these applications can be easily used on just your phone, so you are no longer chained to your PC or laptop.

If you feel like your team’s remote working experience could benefit from Office 365, schedule a quick Zoom call with us and we can discuss setting you up with a FREE Office 365 Trial.

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Microsoft Teams is the true hub for digital teamwork.
There’s no better tool for boosting productivity, especially if you have employees who work together remotely. Microsoft Teams will give them the tools they need to meet, work, and collaborate in one central location.

Teamwork makes your business work!

By switching your staff’s communication away from email and into Microsoft Teams, it’ll be far easier to keep track of what’s going on with projects and much less info will get lost in inboxes. Microsoft Teams makes setting up calls and meetings a breeze, and provides everything you need to stay in touch with each other.

The speed that your staff will be able to share and collaborate on documents will be given a boost, as Teams works very nicely with other Microsoft apps like Word and PowerPoint. It also integrates with third-party apps too!

Ready to properly embrace Teams? We can help.

We’re the Durham Region experts for collaborative software and increasing productivity.

Call Durham IT Services today at 905-231-1303 to learn more about Microsoft Teams and all your IT Support needs!