Daily Archives: March 16, 2005

MOM Webcasts for April

Only one this month….

TechNet Webcast: Monitoring Active Directory with Microsoft Operations Manager 2005 (Level 300)

Thursday, April 14, 2005 – 11:30 AM – 1:00 PM Pacific Time

Mas Libman, Program Manager – Directory and Identity Services, Microsoft

Effective Monitoring of Active Directory is essential!  In this 90-minute webcast we will show why monitoring is important and how management will be vastly improved with Microsoft Operations Manager 2005 (MOM).  The inclusion of state monitoring, topological views, and context specific tasks in MOM 2005 will help you more easily manage your Active Directory.  This session will also include Active Directory Management Pack monitoring details, best practices, and customizations.

http://web.archive.org/web/20051210052427/http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=43973

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Real Time Collaboration Webcasts for April

TechNet Webcast: Using Live Communications Server 2005 Technical Troubleshooting Tools and Resource Kit (Level 200)

Tuesday, April 05, 2005 – 11:30 AM – 1:00 PM Pacific Time

Dhigha Sekaran, Software Design Engineer, Microsoft

This session explores the built-in tools and features available to assist with troubleshooting in Live Communications Server 2005. The discussion covers a wide range of features including server and client tracing and logs, performance counters, event logs, and the ms-diagnostics tag. Learn more about database tools such as dbanalyze, dbreport, and other existing SQL tools, as well as new tools for Live Communications Server like LCSPing, LCSCheck, LCSDiag, and the ApiLogger.exe application.

http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=42479

 

TechNet Webcast: Enable Real-Time Communication with Live Communications Server 2005 and Public IM Connectivity (PIC) (Level 200)

Wednesday, April 06, 2005 – 9:30 AM – 11:00 AM Pacific Time

Michael Trommsdorff, Program Manager, Microsoft

The technical session describes how Microsoft Office Live Communications Server (LCS) 2005 enables the remote user and secures enterprise-to-enterprise communication scenarios, sometimes known as federation. We’ll also cover the different types of federation models supported in Live Communications Server 2005 along with an overview of the upcoming LCS 2005 SP1 release.

http://msevents.microsoft.com/CUI/EventDetail.aspx?EventID=1032269119&Culture=en-US

 

TechNet Webcast: Develop Enterprise Communication with Live Communications Server 2005 and SIP (Level 300)

Thursday, April 07, 2005 – 11:30 AM – 1:00 PM Pacific Time

Rui Maximo, Program Manager, Microsoft

Are you getting ready to deploy Microsoft Office Live Communications Server 2005, or perhaps thinking about it? If so, join this “must-see” webcast where we walk you through the planning considerations for deploying Live Communications Server 2005. It describes all supported topology classes and Active Directory requirements, followed by a comparison showing the deployment enhancements in Setup and MMC over Live Communications Server 2003.

http://msevents.microsoft.com/CUI/EventDetail.aspx?EventID=1032269123&Culture=en-US

Small Business Webcast: Introduction to Live Meeting 2005 (Level 100)

Friday, April 1, 2005 – 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM Pacific Time

Darin Browning, Technical Evangelist, Microsoft

Are you seeking ways to reduce costs for your business? Would you like to improve your productivity while reducing travel to and from off-site meetings? Microsoft Office Live Meeting 2005 can help you and your employees run and participate in interactive meetings around the world with remote teams, prospects, customers, partners, colleagues, and global audiences-in real time and at a moments notice. Join this webcast on Live Meeting 2005 and learn how it can provide an effective solution to these issues for your small business.

http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=43644

 

TechNet Webcast: Integrating High Impact Video with Microsoft Office Live Meeting 2005 (Level 300)

Tuesday, April 12, 2005 – 1:00 PM – 2:30 PM Pacific Time

Mark Nickerson, Technology Specialist, Microsoft

Attend this interactive technical session to learn how to integrate rich media content into Microsoft Office Live Meeting 2005. Web conferencing provides sharing of data, audio and video. With Microsoft Office Live Meeting 2005, both data and audio sharing are fully integrated into the service. To enable video sharing, Windows Media Services and IIS can be deployed to host rich media content within Live Meeting. Session topics include streaming versus burst mode, content delivery (multicast and unicast), one-way versus two-way (synchronous versus asynchronous), best practices, deployment scenarios, and solution requirements.

http://msevents.microsoft.com/CUI/EventDetail.aspx?EventID=1032269014&Culture=en-US

 

TechNet Webcast: Maximizing Security Features within Microsoft Office Live Communications Server 2005 (Level 300)

Thursday, April 14, 2005 – 9:00 AM – 10:30 AM Pacific Time

Sean Olson, Lead Program Manager, Microsoft

This technical session describes potential security threats and their mitigations for the Microsoft Office Live Communications Server 2005 release. We will focus on the new features and challenges differentiated from Live Communications Server 2003. The ultimate goal of this presentation is to provide you with the information commonly required to satisfy a security audit of a product prior to its commercial deployment. Topics will include authentication, auditing, and security recommendations for the new Live Communications Server 2005.

http://msevents.microsoft.com/CUI/EventDetail.aspx?EventID=1032269267&Culture=en-US

 

Small Business Webcast: Online Meetings Save Time and Money: Try Microsoft Office Live Meeting for Free! (Level 100)

Wednesday, April 27, 2005 – 9:00 AM – 9:30 AM Pacific Time

Chris Smith, Technical Evangelist, Microsoft

Live Meeting, the Microsoft Office hosted Web conferencing solution, can help you save money, reach more customers and work together more effectively with co-workers and partners. Test drive it yourself with a free, no-obligation 14-day trial.  This 30-minute session will walk you through simple trial sign-up (no credit card required), help you set up your first meeting, connect you with additional resources, and give you ideas about the types of online meetings your business can hold.

http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=43992

Exchange Webcasts for April

TechNet Webcast: Implementing Exchange Server Security (Part 1 of 2): Securing Services and Messaging Protocols (Level 300)

Monday, April 04, 2005 – 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM Pacific Time

Harold Wong, TechNet Presenter, Microsoft

Securing communication over networks is essential to securing your organization from intrusions, overloads, and interruptions of many types. In this first session of a two-part series on Exchange Server Security, we describe how to deploy a more secure Exchange Server 2003 infrastructure and how to secure its server services and messaging protocols.

http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=43587

TechNet Webcast: Implementing Exchange Server Security (Part 2 of 2): Protecting Against Unwanted E-Mail (Level 300)

Monday, April 11, 2005 – 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM Pacific Time

Chris Avis, TechNet Presenter, Microsoft

This second session of a two-part series on Exchange Server Security describes how to increase the security of e-mail that flows through an organization’s Exchange servers. We also introduce you to Exchange Server 2003 features such as Real Time Block List support and Intelligent Message Filtering, tools making it easier to reduce the amount of unwanted e-mail before it spreads through your organization.

http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=43602

 

TechNet Webcast: Scripting Exchange with Collaborative Data Objects (Level 300)

Tuesday, April 12, 2005 – 9:30 AM – 11:00 AM Pacific Time

Don Jones, Book Author and Founder of ScriptingAnswers.com, BrainCore.Net, LLC

Exercise automated control over Microsoft® Exchange Server (2000 and 2003) by using CDO, the Collaborative Data Objects library. You’ll learn how CDO is put together, and examine scripts that send mail, modify mailboxes, manipulate Exchange user properties, and much more. This advanced session is best enjoyed by administrators with existing VBScript experience and a strong familiarity with both ADSI and WMI.

http://msevents.microsoft.com/CUI/EventDetail.aspx?EventID=1032261856&Culture=en-US

TechNet Webcast: Troubleshooting Exchange Activesync and Outlook Mobile Access (Level 300)

Tuesday, April 26, 2005 – 11:30 AM – 1:00 PM Pacific Time

Peter O Dowd, Windows Server MVP, Exchange Server, Blade, Ltd.

Explore all aspects of troubleshooting Exchange Server 2003 Activesync and Outlook Mobile Access – from the initial design through to implementation and finally troubleshooting any problems that may occur. Take an in-depth look at: Configuring SSL; Installing certificates on Exchange, ISA server, and the mobile device; Configuring ISA server 2004; Dreaded HHTP error codes on the device; and Required IIS permissions. This session is prepared using the knowledge of over 12 months troubleshooting in the real world. If you’re serious about accessing Exchange Server 2003 using Windows Mobile devices, then this session is a must.

http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=44146

 

TechNet Webcast: Understanding the Exchange Store (Level 300)

Friday, April 29, 2005 – 11:30 AM – 1:00 PM Pacific Time

Peter O Dowd, Windows Server MVP, Exchange Server, Blade, Ltd.

So just how does the Exchange Store work? Understanding this is critical to improve your chances of recovery from a disaster. Join this webcast to find out how, as we present topics including: Log files and database signatures; correct use of eseutil; low level understanding of offline and online backups; identifying the files required in a backup set; and database errors in Event Viewer. The webcast has the demos to illustrate the topics, and presents some surprising results. The content for this webcast was developed as the result of 12 months of training PSS across 5 continents, and condensed into this one session.

http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=44147

Sharepoint webcasts for April

Microsoft Executive Circle Webcast: 10 Key Decision Points to Achieve an Outstanding SharePoint Deployment

Wednesday, April 06, 2005 – 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM Pacific Time

Bill English, CEO, MindSharp

A successful portal deployment within your organization can dramatically boost employee productivity, while lowering IT hardware and operating costs. Yet, building an enterprise portal solution can be a daunting task. How do you ensure that your design is architected correctly for your environment? What are the pitfalls? Is there a recipe for success?  After working with nearly 1000 students in the last 12 months, we’ve identified ten key portal decision points that your developer and administrator teams must ‘get right’ in order to build and operate an outstanding portal solution.  Join us for an insightful, 60-minute webcast and hear best practices for designing a great Microsoft Office SharePoint Portal Server 2003 implementation.

http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=43418

 

Microsoft Executive Circle Webcast: Improving Information Access to Your Enterprise Content Management Systems Using Microsoft SharePoint Portal Server

Wednesday, April 20, 2005 – 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM Pacific Time

Rano Joshi, Director, Enterprise Solutions, Vorsite

Many organizations have deployed Enterprise Content Management (ECM) systems to support critical business processes such as regulatory compliance, specifications management, and complex RFP response. However, getting individuals and teams to use these systems effectively is an ongoing challenge. The answer is Microsoft Office SharePoint Portal Server. Using SharePoint Portal Server as your ECM client ensures that those who need it can access information supporting key business processes quickly and easily, while preserving security and data integrity. This 60-minute webcast shows how you can use Vorsite products and services to integrate SharePoint Portal Server with ECM systems such as Documentum and FileNet quickly and at a low cost.

http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=43752

  

Small Business Webcast: Create an Intranet SharePoint Site for Your Business (Level 100)

Wednesday, April 13, 2005 – 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM Pacific Time

Matt Berg, Technical Evangelist, Microsoft

Do you need an intranet site for your business but can’t or don’t want to host it yourself? Learn how you can create your very own Microsoft SharePoint Services site hosted for your business and for your external customers and clients. This session is perfect for anyone who needs an intranet site, but wants to avoid the additional complexities associated with hosting it themselves.

http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=43989

 

 

Mobility Webcasts for April

Microsoft Executive Circle Webcast: Microsoft in the Mobile Enterprise

Tuesday, April 05, 2005 – 2:00 PM – 2:30 PM Pacific Time

Steve Conn, Product Manager, Microsoft

Microsoft Windows Mobile software is a key component of the Microsoft platform for the mobile enterprise. In this session, learn Microsoft’s strategy for the mobile enterprise, understand the mobile ecosystem, and become familiar with the core enterprise features of Windows Mobile-based devices.

http://web.archive.org/web/20051210052427/http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=43924

Microsoft Executive Circle Webcast: Extending Applications to the Edge with the Windows Mobile Platform

Thursday, April 14, 2005 – 11:00 AM – 11:30 AM Pacific Time

Don Sorcinelli, Editor-In-Chief, BostonPocketPC.com

In an increasingly competitive business world, providing real-time information and access from enterprise systems to remote workers is often essential to success. There are a number of challenges to empowering your employees and customers on the edge of your computing infrastructure, but there are answers to these challenges. Join us for a presentation focusing on how the Microsoft Windows Mobile platform can enable your organization to successfully extend enterprise systems, data and processes to your highly mobile workforce and help gain a competitive advantage.

http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=43888

Microsoft Executive Circle Webcast: Calculating the Business Value of Windows Mobile

Wednesday, April 27, 2005 – 10:00 AM – 10:30 AM Pacific Time

Steve Conn, Product Manager, Microsoft Corporation

Microsoft Windows Mobile solutions can have a positive impact on your bottom line in two ways: a quick return on investment (ROI) for line of business applications such as sales force automation, and low total cost of ownership (TCO) for built-in mobile messaging and personal information management with Microsoft Exchange Server 2003. This session discusses how to identify workflows that are candidates for mobilization, demonstrates a Web-based tool for estimating line of business ROI and mobile messaging TCO, and looks at examples of companies who have realized the business benefits of Windows Mobile solutions.

http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=43901

TechNet Webcast: Troubleshooting Exchange Activesync and Outlook Mobile Access (Level 300)

Tuesday, April 26, 2005 – 11:30 AM – 1:00 PM Pacific Time

Peter O Dowd, Windows Server MVP, Exchange Server, Blade, Ltd.

Explore all aspects of troubleshooting Exchange Server 2003 Activesync and Outlook Mobile Access – from the initial design through to implementation and finally troubleshooting any problems that may occur. Take an in-depth look at: Configuring SSL; Installing certificates on Exchange, ISA server, and the mobile device; Configuring ISA server 2004; Dreaded HHTP error codes on the device; and Required IIS permissions. This session is prepared using the knowledge of over 12 months troubleshooting in the real world. If you’re serious about accessing Exchange Server 2003 using Windows Mobile devices, then this session is a must.

http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=44146

MSDN Webcast: Implementing Security for Mobile Device Solutions (Level 200)

Friday, April 08, 2005 – 9:00 AM – 10:30 AM Pacific Time

Joe Stagner, Developer Community Champion, Microsoft

Are you dealing with security issues and concerns with your Microsoft Windows Mobile-based solutions? This webcast will describe the various the security considerations for building mobile software solutions and the tools, technologies and strategies available to the mobile developer. Both traditional applications accessed through mobile devices and solutions designed specifically for mobile use can be affected. You will learn how to use the security features of the Microsoft .NET Compact Framework in conjunction with Windows Mobile-based PocketPC and Smartphone capabilities to provide more secure file storage and data access. During this 90-minute webcast will also cover how to protect mobile device communications with your application servers.

http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=43585

Small Business Webcast: Choosing the Right Windows Mobile Device (Level 100)

Tuesday, April 5, 2005 – 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM Pacific Time

John Stroiney, Technical Evangelist, Microsoft

With so many mobile devices now on the market, how do you choose the right one to take on the road? This webcast demonstrates how to use mobile devices such as the Microsoft Windows Mobile-based Tablet PC, PocketPC, and Smartphone. Learn how each of these devices helps you stay connected and how to decide which one is right for you.

http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=43980

Office System Webcasts for April

Microsoft Executive Circle Webcast: Improving New Product Development and Introduction with Microsoft Office 2003

Thursday, April 07, 2005 – 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM Pacific Time

Rory Granros, Vice President of Product Managment, Formation Systems

To address increasing competition and regulatory constraints, process manufacturers must develop innovative products for the global market in less time, at lower cost while significantly reducing the risks associated with new product innovation. Today, process manufacturers around the world are realizing profitable top-line growth by taking advantage of the real-time integration and collaboration benefits of Product Lifecycle Management solutions from Formation Systems. Formation Systems’ Optiva combined with Microsoft Office enable organizations to seamlessly automate the information and collaboration required to make product development a strategic competitive advantage.

http://web.archive.org/web/20051210052427/http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=43933

  

Microsoft Executive Circle Webcast: Fully Utilizing 3D and 2D CAD Models and Design Data in Microsoft Office 2003 Documents

Thursday, April 21, 2005 – 9:00 AM – 9:30 AM Pacific Time

Randy Ochs, President and CEO, Actify

One of the largest problems manufacturing industry firms encounter is being able to make their design data-both 2D and 3D CAD and the associated metadata-available and usable by the extended enterprise and supply chain. This webcast shows how you can make this data easily accessible for sales, quoting/estimating to technical publications and the shop floor. The data is available with full 3D interactivity from within Microsoft Office documents including PowerPoint, Excel and Word without needing the original CAD software or any CAD expertise. Learn about the innovative solution that enables your firm to improve productivity, reduce time to market, reduce costs of production and remain competitive.

http://web.archive.org/web/20051210052427/http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=43754 

TechNet Webcast: Office 2003: Custom Installation Wizard Overview (Level 200)

Thursday, April 07, 2005 – 9:30 AM – 10:30 AM Pacific Time

David Smith, Senior Technical Consultant, Entirenet

This intermediate-level technical session provides an overview of some of the hundreds of possible settings available in the Custom Installation Wizard. Topics covered include feature states, component states, and hidden/locked/not available settings. We also discuss planning for future installation updates, as well as using the Custom Maintenance Wizard to deploy features that may be brought to life in the future, but are already deployed.

http://web.archive.org/web/20051210052427/http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=42334

TechNet Support Webcast: Troubleshooting fundamentals in Microsoft PowerPoint (Level 200)

Thursday, April 14, 2005 – 10:00 AM Pacific Time

Phil Melek and David Craig, Microsoft Corporation

This Support webcast will define troubleshooting issues in Microsoft PowerPoint and provide an overview of when and how to use available resources such as product Help and Microsoft Knowledge Base articles. We will also discuss how to determine where a problem is occurring and how to troubleshoot specific issues such as printing, opening a file, installation, movies, and starting the program.

http://web.archive.org/web/20051210052427/http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?kbid=895615

TechNet Webcast: Office 2003 and Local Installation Source (Level 200)

Tuesday, April 19, 2005 – 9:30 AM – 10:30 AM Pacific Time

David Smith, Senior Technical Consultant, Entirenet

In this intermediate-level technical session, we will demonstrate Local Installation Source (LIS). LIS is a setup feature that copies required installation files to a hidden folder on the local computer when a user installs Office 2003 from a CD or from a compressed CD image on the network. Learn about what happens behind the scenes and how this deployment method can help users work more independently. We also highlight useful tools available to help you manage your LIS.

http://web.archive.org/web/20051210052427/http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=42338

TechNet Support Webcast: Troubleshooting fundamentals in Microsoft PowerPoint (Level 200)

Thursday, April 14, 2005 – 10:00 AM Pacific Time

Phil Melek and David Craig, Microsoft Corporation

This Support webcast will define troubleshooting issues in Microsoft PowerPoint and provide an overview of when and how to use available resources such as product Help and Microsoft Knowledge Base articles. We will also discuss how to determine where a problem is occurring and how to troubleshoot specific issues such as printing, opening a file, installation, movies, and starting the program.

http://web.archive.org/web/20051210052427/http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?kbid=895615

Microsoft Office System Webcast: Tips and Tricks (Part 1 of 2): Outlook (Level 100)

Tuesday, April 12, 2005 – 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM Pacific Time

Chris Bertelson, Senior Technology Specialist, Chrisber.com

From search folders to side-by-side calendars, Microsoft Outlook 2003 has many improvements to increase productivity. Attend this lively webcast and get strategies for battling spam and e-mail viruses, along with some keyboard shortcuts that can save you time every day. The presentation includes a link to a printable handout detailing the tips and tricks discussed. This is the first of two sessions covering Tips and Tricks on the Microsoft Office System.

http://web.archive.org/web/20051210052427/http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=43653

Microsoft Office System Webcast: Tips and Tricks (Part 2 of 2): Microsoft Office Word and Excel (Level 100)

Thursday, April 14, 2005 – 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM Pacific Time

Chris Bertelson, Senior Technology Specialist, Chrisber.com

From document sharing with Windows SharePoint Services to information rights management, Microsoft has added numerous enhancements and productivity features to its Office cornerstones, Word 2003 and Excel 2003. Join us online and see the functionality of SmartTags, pivot tables and new time saving list tools in Excel, plus demonstrations of many techniques for improving the way you work every day. The presentation includes links to printable handouts detailing the tips and tricks discussed. This is the second of two of sessions covering Tips and Tricks on the Microsoft Office System.

http://web.archive.org/web/20051210052427/http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=43656

Microsoft Office System Webcast: Executive Administrative Assistants Schedule for Productivity with Microsoft Outlook 2003 and Mission Control (Level 100)

Tuesday, April 19, 2005 – 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM Pacific Time

Cathy Favre, Chief Learning Officer, Mission Control Productivity, Inc.

As an executive administrative assistant, do you face a schedule that is out of control? Do you have more things to do, handle and manage than the time available? Are you struggling with how to manage your calendar more effectively while managing calendars for others too? Tune in as Mission Control introduces you to a new way of working with Microsoft Outlook 2003 that will enable you to schedule and complete everything you have to do and handle while managing multiple calendars. This webcast explores new techniques for scheduling and completing your commitments using Outlook 2003, and offers best practices for the executive administrative assistant.

http://web.archive.org/web/20051210052427/http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=43765

Microsoft Office System Webcast: Tips and Tricks for Microsoft Windows SharePoint Services (Level 200)

Wednesday, April 20, 2005 – 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM Pacific Time

Evan Archilla, Senior Training Specialist, Projectline Services

Microsoft Windows SharePoint Services, a key feature of Microsoft Windows Server 2003, takes file storage to a new level, providing community Web sites for team collaboration and making it easy for users to work together on documents, tasks, contacts, events, and other information. What’s more, all of a site’s collaborative content can be read and edited within Microsoft Office Word 2003, Microsoft Office Excel 2003, and Microsoft Office PowerPoint 2003. Join us for this informative webcast to learn how you and your team can get more out of Windows SharePoint Services and make collaboration the engine of team productivity.

http://web.archive.org/web/20051210052427/http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=43766

Microsoft Office System Webcast: Tips and Tricks for Microsoft Outlook from Someone Who Uses It Everyday! (Level 200)

Thursday, April 21, 2005 – 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM Pacific Time

Robin Eyman, Executive Assistant, Microsoft Corporation

Want to get real-world tips and tricks directly from a power user? Join us for this special webcast presented by Robin Eyman, executive administrative assistant at Microsoft Corporation. Robin will share what she has learned about using Microsoft Outlook to manage both her team and her boss. She will provide real examples of how groups and teams at Microsoft work together on a day-to-day basis; manage inboxes, schedule meetings, share documents on Microsoft Office SharePoint Portal sites, and much more. This special webcast is intended for the executive administrative assistant. It will provide an insider’s view of Microsoft and a day in the life of a true Outlook power user.

http://web.archive.org/web/20051210052427/http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=43767

Microsoft Office System Webcast: Top Word Tips and Tricks for Executive Administrative Assistants: Complex Documents Made Simple (Level 200)

Tuesday, April 26, 2005 – 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM Pacific Time

Stephanie Krieger, Document Production Expert, Arouet.net

Want tips that help you do less and get better results with those complex Microsoft Word documents? If you want better documents with less work but that sounds too good to be true, you might be pleasantly surprised. This webcast provides tips and techniques for getting documents done in less time, with less stress and better results-and your boss never needs to know your secret! You’ll get tips and tricks for the fastest, easiest approach to any document-including techniques for working with key Word features such as styles, tables, document layout, graphics, and more!

http://web.archive.org/web/20051210052427/http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=43788

Microsoft Office System Webcast: Successful Project Management in Finance (Level 100)

Tuesday, April 26, 2005 – 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM Pacific Time

Robert Happy, BBA, Senior Consultant/Partner, Project Management Practice Inc.

Now more than ever, managing finance involves managing a series of projects. Microsoft Project Standard 2003 plays a key role in enabling the successful planning and execution of financial projects.  Designed to specifically address the needs of finance professionals, you will learn how to set up projects quickly, communicate project data effectively and track and analyze projects. Join us to discover how Project 2003 Standard can support the success of your financial initiatives. And take advantage of the special offer specifically associated with this Webcast: a FREE Finance Projects template and a Self-Training Kit.

http://web.archive.org/web/20051210052427/http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=43578

Microsoft Office System Webcast: Microsoft Office Outlook 2003 Tips and Tricks for Executive Administrative Assistants: Save Yourself Time and Make Your Boss Look Good! (Level 100)

Wednesday, April 27, 2005 – 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM Pacific Time

Jared Andersen, Microsoft Business Productivity Advisor, Microsoft Corporation

Do you get 10 emails from your team looking for a document or the notes from a meeting they had last week? Is just finding the information half the battle? From setting up meeting workspaces to side-by-side calendars, Microsoft Office Outlook 2003 has many little-known features to increase productivity for executive administrative assistants. This webcast focuses on easy-to-use time-saving tips that can help you keep track of the mass of information you and your team access everyday, helping you save time and making you and your team look good!

http://web.archive.org/web/20051210052427/http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=43791

Microsoft Office System Webcast: Top Tips and Tricks for Executive Administrative Assistants: Complex Excel Charts Made Simple (Level 200)

Thursday, April 28, 2005 – 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM Pacific Time

Stephanie Krieger, Document Production Expert, Arouet.net

If there is logic to it, Microsoft Office Excel can do it- especially when it comes to charting. Interested in learning how to make Excel charting faster and easier? Want to wow your boss and impress your co-workers? Discover tips and techniques for the things you might not know Excel charts can do, from custom data labels to combining chart types. We’ll provide you with a full bag of tips and tricks for getting the perfect Excel chart in less time than you ever imagined. And, you’ll learn a fast and easy technique for getting that Excel chart into your Microsoft Word document flawlessly-no trial and error required.

http://web.archive.org/web/20051210052427/http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=43794

 

Small Business Webcast: OneNote: The Only Way to Take Notes and Make Them Usable (Level 100)

Monday, April 18, 2005 – 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM Pacific Time

Chris Smith, Technical Evangelist, Microsoft

What do you do with all those notes you take? File them or throw them away? During this webcast you’ll see how Microsoft Office OneNote makes your notes more useable, conveys your message more effectively and helps you get organized! Find out how to collect hand-written notes, audio files, text, images, etc. into one place where you can easily annotate and organize the information for sharing your ideas with others now and for ready access and reuse of the information later.

http://web.archive.org/web/20051210052427/http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=43761