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You should know these 4 tech terms

May 25th, 2011

For most of us, technology is an integral part of our everyday lives. Many of us, however, still are hazy on a great deal of common technology terms. Fortunately, for those that are confused, we have created a mini glossary of common tech terms you should be familiar with.

A guide to 5 common social media terms

May 20th, 2011

Social media is something that is present in most of our lives, whether we like it or not. Unfortunately, many of us still have no idea what most of the terms associated with social media mean. This simple guide can reduce some of that uncertainty by explaining some of the more common social media terms.

How to identify and prevent employee burnout

May 18th, 2011

Employee burnout is unbelievably common. Everybody encounters those days when they feel like they can’t possibly do the same thing one more time. Fortunately, there are a number of simple ways to help fight employee burnout and stop it before it starts.

3 tips for more effective online searches

May 13th, 2011

Often, when we conduct online searches we wind up finding hundreds of thousands of results – many of them irrelevant. Luckily, there are several simple steps you can take to help generate more accurate results.

 

Keep it simple

 

Simplicity is key when it comes to online searches.

Boost productivity with these 3 office fixes

May 11th, 2011

No matter the time of year or the project you’re working on, there are always things that can get you off task. Though there is no way to totally eliminate those distractions, there are many ways to minimize them and increase productivity. Here are a few of them:

Keep a clean office

Clutter and disorganization can easily distract people from the tasks they should be focusing on.

Prezi – the top online presentation tool

May 4th, 2011

Prezi is a presentation program that has been receiving a lot of recognition lately for its alternative approach to presentations. It has a great deal of fans due to its flexibility. What else makes it so fantastic? Read on!

Flash-based

Prezi is flash-based, which makes it more versatile in the kind of presentations you can create.

Protect your online identity with these suggestions

April 29th, 2011

The recent breach suffered by Sony’s Playstation users has the majority of people questioning just how secure their online identities are. If your personal information falls into the hands of the wrong person, the results can be grave. Thankfully, there are many simple steps you can take to protect against that.

5 approaches to a greener business

April 22nd, 2011

Being green is an excellent way to help the environment as well as save some money. Fortunately, turning your office into a green one is not very difficult to do. Here are some simple tips for making your office greener.

1.    Use double-sided printing whenever possible

Set your printer or copier’s default setting to double-sided printing to automatically cut down on paper use.

Why should you use an e-reader?

April 12th, 2011

E-readers are an incredible convenience that many people swear by. You can have all of your books in one place and they are extremely portable. Sometimes there’s nothing more frustrating than being forced to haul around loads of large books, however, they’re not made for everyone.