Microsoft has announced Intune for Education, a new tier of its existing enterprise application and device management service that’s specifically meant for shared learning environments. Continue reading
The Excel ChampSA Finale was held at Microsoft Head Office in Bryanston on 18 Nov 2016, to find the Super Champ who will represent South Africa in the first ever Excel Global Champs!
Four candidates went head to head, battling it out to see who would come out on Top. The competition was by no means easy and all were sitting on the edge of their seats in this exciting last round, which would decide the top SA Champ.
Jackie Blommestijn, one of LGIT Smart Solution’s experienced Excel trainers presented videos in the run up to the final round. Jackie was also given the honour of being a Judge at this prestigious event. After much debating and reanalysing the answers again and again, an undisputed winner was announced. Well done to Corne van Heerden from all of us at LGIT Smart Solutions. Excel Champ second time in a row! You are a worthy winner. LGIT are proud to have been associated with this championship, which has led to your representing SA in the Global Champs to take place early next year.
For all who would love to prove their worth as next year’s Excel SA Champ, click on the VIDEO links below to see Jackie in action, guiding you to becoming an expert in the topics listed:
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The story of Microsoft’s love affair with open source technologies continues, In just over 3 years ago, Microsoft’s chief Satya made the (once seemingly impossible) announcement that Microsoft loves Linux and was planning to build tools that would deepen Microsoft technologies’ relationship with similar open source platforms and technologies. In confirmation of this development, Microsoft Press will soon release an MTA training manual for Python. Continue reading
VLOOKUP lets you search for specific information in a Worksheet. For example, if you have a list of Product Codes with Prices, you could search for the Price or actual Item for a specific Code. It also lets you search between different Worksheets.
(If you already knew how to do this, please enter the Excel Microsoft Champ of South Africa Competition at #ExcelchampSA)
With less than 24 hours to go, you can test your Microsoft Excel skills and win a DELL Laptop! #ExcelChampSA is a competition, provided to you by Microsoft and powered by LGIT Smart Solutions. How does it work? The idea is is download an Excel spreadsheet, which contains 3 excel related tasks you need to complete. The spreadsheet contains a timer which measures how much time you complete the exercise. The person who takes the least time to complete the test wins the laptop! Competition ends on the 30th March 2016 at 12noon, South African time. To learn more, click here.
Keyboard shortcuts are a great productivity technique, and any computer user should have the most important ones memorized. You can avoid reaching for the mouse if you are familiar with keyboard shortcuts. Continue reading
The web has changed dramatically over the past year, with an accelerated move to mobile first designs. Google’s Search algorithm update on the 21st of April 2015 now ranks mobile-ready websites higher. Other than just S.E.O focused trends, web design has also changed notably in 2015, with a wider adoption of Google Fonts, to enable better web experiences. The full infographic follows: Continue reading