A.K.A Why telecommuting is becoming mainstream, and What companies are missing… There are a great many things that are influenced by the increase in use of technology in both professional and personal spaces. Although some of these changes are negative (shortened attention spans, viruses, spam, phishing, countless updates of the Kardashians), the constant evolving technology also […]
In 2017, the number of unfulfilled Canadian IT jobs will reach 71,000. This is a 24% increase from the estimated 54,000 jobs that are currently unfulfilled today (IDC report). Since technology is such an imperative and ever-growing part of a Company’s Efficiency, Growth and Innovation, it is essential for education to really focus on encouraging […]
It’s the biggest leap forward for Windows since, well, since Windows 8, actually! Windows 10 started rolling out to the public in late July of this year. A few weeks later, there are many people who’ve taken Microsoft up on their offer of a free upgrade from any version of Windows greater than (but not […]
Since the dawn of mankind, people have been engaged in transferring knowledge or skills to one another. While the original need was to teach survival skills, today organizational training has become the dominant driver for skills transfer. Organizations are in a constant state of change adapting to meet the needs of an ever-evolving environment. Whether […]
A big question that’s been posed to us over the last year is “What is the Office 365 thing?” Well, it took some digging to get a straight answer but we found it. Microsoft offers this description on their site: Office is a suite of productivity applications, including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook, and you […]
People go to work every day expecting to be frustrated. Changing priorities, heavy workloads, constant interruptions and obstacles – all of these factors contribute to a stressful day. What if you could change the outcome by gaining more control of your environment? For starters, take a look around your desk. How much technology surrounds you? Most people say they touch a minimum of 10 technology tools per day. These technologies add to some of your anxiety. So we ask, is technology your friend or your foe?