Help Your Staff Manage Stress

Even at the best of times, life can definitely be stressful, and today’s turbulent economy and sometimes bleak business environment only add to the stress. If you’re in a managerial position at your job, part of your role is to help your staff get through …continue reading

Should Your IT Department Embrace the Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) Era?

One of the fastest growing trends in technology is that of bringing your own devices to work. These devices could be phones, laptops, or even complete home offices that you use to telecommute to work. In many ways, it’s a trend that makes CFOs cheer, …continue reading

More About CompTIA A+

Following up with his earlier post recommending that aspiring IT professionals get CompTIA A+ certification, guest blogger D. J. Moore writes:

Why A+?

The CompTIA A+ certification provides a universally recognized way to demonstrate to potential employers that you know …continue reading

Adding a Computer to a Domain

Guest blogger D. J. Moore writes:

Adding a computer to a domain can seem like a daunting task at first if you are new to the procedure. Take it from someone who didn’t know a domain controller from a database server …continue reading

How to Become an IT Professional: a Personal Story

Guest blogger D. J. Moore writes:

Chris Pirillo was recently asked an intriguing question in his Geek Out segment on YouTube that is near and dear to this author’s heart. Someone wanted to know how to get started in the IT world. …continue reading

How to Co-author PowerPoint Presentations

Office 2010 makes it easier for you to co-author documents with multiple users. This co-authoring functionality is available in PowerPoint 2010, Word 2010, and OneNote 2010 documents that are stored on a SharePoint Server 2010. In addition, you can use the co-authoring functionality in both …continue reading

Windows 7’s Accessibility Features

Like its predecessors, Windows 7 includes several built-in accessibility features. These features make it easier for users with a wide range of physical challenges to use Windows 7 and their computers. Furthermore, many of the accessibility features carried over from previous versions of Windows are …continue reading

10 Simple Steps to Operating Microsoft’s System Preparation Tool

Guest blogger D. J. Moore noticed that we’ve not been covering IT content as much as we have in the past, and this saddened him. In an effort to correct our course, he’s submitted these 10 simple steps to operating Microsoft’s System Preparation Tool …continue reading

Work at the Same Time in Word

Word 2010 includes many features that enable to you work more effectively with others on documents. Some of these features include: Block Authors, Save and Refresh, and Conflict Resolution Mode. Here, we’ll look at these features in more detail.

Note: many of the co-authoring features …continue reading

10 Advantages of Using GoToAssist for IT Professionals

This is a sponsored post written on behalf of Citrix. All opinions are 100% my own.

As more small companies begin to depend more on information technologies, the need for viable, inexpensive IT support solutions becomes a must. Small IT teams …continue reading