Social media networks have had a significant impact on how people connect and share information, and more and more businesses are looking for ways to incorporate that kind of conversational, small group networking into their organizations. For organizations using Office 365, Microsoft is offering their business-focused social media network Yammer as a way to make enterprise social work for your organization.
In almost every industry, Excel spreadsheets are the standard for viewing and working with data due to the ease of use and visual nature of Excel. SQL databases offer more efficient and powerful ways to analyze large amounts of data, but Excel is hard to beat when it comes to visualizations, especially for self-service analytics.
Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2013 and Salesforce.com are both powerful tools that can help you streamline and improve your organization's sales, marketing, and customer care processes. But how do you choose which solution is right for your unique needs? We've compiled some of the key areas to consider in choosing a CRM for your business.
Displaying list data or library documents on a SharePoint page is a common task, and allows your end users to see slices of content that you have customized for a specific purpose. For example, you may display filtered views of communication resources from a document library and communication events from a calendar list.
Microsoft’s Dynamics Customer Relationship Management (CRM) software is an easy and efficient way to maintain your customer or partner contacts. You can build streamlined forms and reporting to start managing your customers immediately, since Dynamics CRM’s “out of the box” functionality is easily customizable to your specific needs.
Workflows are one of the key components for automating and streamlining business processes. Since SharePoint 2007, there have been a wide variety of workflow options. This article aims to provide a brief overview of the evolution of workflows in SharePoint and guidance on determining the best fit for accomplishing tasks.
Scott Burnell is a technical consultant who specializes in business analytics and reporting.
Zoe Cler is an experienced 110 Consultant and a frequent user of PowerPivot. She shares her ten favorite reasons to use Excel PowerPivot below: