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End of Financial Year in MYOB EXO

Here is our annual reminder and ‘how to’ guide for the process you will need to follow if your end of financial year is on March 31.

23 February 2017

Understanding your team’s technology needs

When it comes to upgrading the technology in your business, a more involved approach is the way to go. No longer is it the best option to simply get the newest version of what you had, we need to start thinking how the technology is used, and more importantly WHO is using it and the role they undertake in your business.

14 February 2017

9 Easy Computer Things Everyone Should Know How to Do

It really doesn’t matter how tech savvy you are, there are certain things that every one of us has to deal with when using a computer –and let’s face it, we don’t always deal with them in the most efficient ways. Read this article for 9 things that everyone can (and should) learn to keep their computer running smoothly.

01 February 2017

How can I make sure people can find my website?

That’s the $64,000 question. It can be overwhelming reading about how you can make sure people find your website when they search on Google, Bing or any other search engine. The steps that you need to take, where you need to put words and what words you need to put where; can all just seem a bit like mission impossible to do yourself. But luckily, that’s where you’re wrong.

17 January 2017

Netflix just got a whole lot better: you can now watch TV shows or movies offline.

Netflix has just released a long-awaited functionality: download movies, TV shows or documentaries and then watch them offline, any time.

12 December 2016

48 Microsoft Word shortcuts you never knew you needed

Most of us spend a little longer in Microsoft Word than we would like to, and doing things the long way is not helping us. With little formatting changes that keep needing to be made to ensure it looks professional and beautiful, it can be a very time consuming task to simply complete a document.

30 November 2016

Email Security: Best Practices

Email is the lifeblood of a company; the main way we communicate, and how we get things done. So when there is a chance that our main form of communication could be at risk, we need to take measures to ensure that all threats are minimised – enter email security.

15 November 2016

Boost Productivity at your Workplace

This article has been written to provide you with some general tips about how to boost productivity with processes, as well as through the use of some pretty-darn-handy apps. From online sharing, analytics tools, notes apps, social media automation, time tracking, visual organisation, or just a simple way to keep articles or stories that you want to read later – there really is a tool for everything these days.

01 November 2016

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