Office Webcasts for May

Microsoft Project: Align people, work and priorities

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Manage and coordinate people, projects, and processes more effectively with the Microsoft Office Project 2003 family of products, including Project Standard, Project Professional, and Project Server 2003. Tune in to these free webcasts and learn how you can optimize project management in your organization, no matter what your role.

 

Discover Today’s Office: Learn tips and tricks for increased productivity
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Discover how to get the most out of Microsoft Office System to save time and be more productive. Tune in to these live and on-demand webcasts to learn time-saving tips for optimizing your use and your team’s use of today’s Microsoft Office System. Explore products such as Microsoft Outlook 2003, Word 2003, Excel 2003, OneNote 2003, InfoPath 2003, and PowerPoint.
 

Office Tips and Tricks for Administrative Assistants: Learn shortcuts you can use right away

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In today’s fast-paced environment, administrative assistants are faced with new challenges. Beat information overload and collaborate with your team using Microsoft Office 2003. Learn steps you can take today to better manage Outlook, and new ways to manage documents and meeting notes, coordinate schedules, and support your team.

 

Microsoft Office System Webcast Calendar

Microsoft Office System webcasts listed in an easy-to-use calendar format.

 

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TechNet Webcast: Managing Access Applications Inside an IT Organization (Level 300)

Tuesday, May 17, 2005 – 11:30 AM-1:00 PM Pacific Time

Zac Woodall, Program Manager, Office Data and BI, Microsoft

Developers and IT organizations face a multitude of challenges in maintaining a healthy Access database ecosystem. Join this session to review tools and strategies for managing shared database applications in multi-user environment. We will also discuss recommended usage scenarios for Access, and when to consider a move to SQL Server, including options available to help make for a successful migration.

http://web.archive.org/web/20051210033717/http://msevents.microsoft.com/CUI/EventDetail.aspx?EventID=1032272746&Culture=en-US

TechNet Webcast: BDD Zero Touch Deployment of Windows XP/Office 2003 (Level 200)

Friday, May 27, 2005 – 9:30 AM-11:00 AM Pacific Time

Keith Combs, TechNet Presenter, Microsoft

Learn how to install and configure the Microsoft Solution Accelerator for Business Desktop Deployment Enterprise Edition (BDD) and the Operating System Deployment (OSD) Feature Pack for SMS 2003. First we will create an OSD Image Capture CD and capture the image of an existing system, then create an image package in SMS 2003 to deliver the image to existing or new PCs. Finally we will demonstrate how to deploy the system image to a new system with a blank hard drive, an existing system with the SMS client, and an existing system without the SMS client.

http://web.archive.org/web/20051210033717/http://msevents.microsoft.com/CUI/EventDetail.aspx?EventID=1032273216&Culture=en-US

Microsoft Office System Webcast: Tips and Tricks for Executive Administrative Assistants:  How to Create Professional PowerPoint Diagrams in No Time (Level 200)

Thursday, May 05, 2005 – 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM Pacific Time

Stephanie Krieger, Document Production Expert

Want to create incredible graphics for your Microsoft Office PowerPoint presentations and Microsoft Office Word documents, but don’t have years to commit to the task? Does working on an organizational chart mean trial-and-error until your head hurts? This webcast will show you how to make the most of the time you spend in PowerPoint to create flawless presentation graphics in a fraction of the time you’d expect. Create diagrams that are more professional, have a stronger impact on their audience, and are easier to manage than you ever imagined! And, when that diagram is destined to end up in Microsoft OfficeWord, you’ll learn a simple, stress-free way to get your graphics in to Word perfectly every time.

http://web.archive.org/web/20051210033717/http://msevents.microsoft.com/CUI/EventDetail.aspx?EventID=1032273549&Culture=en-US

 

Microsoft Office System Webcast: Tips and Tricks for Working Better Together with Microsoft Office 2003 and Microsoft Windows SharePoint Services (Level 100)

Tuesday, May 10, 2005 – 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM Pacific Time

Andrew Reed, Senior Training Specialist, Pacific Technical Consulting

Windows SharePoint Services-a component of Windows Server 2003-allows teams to create Web sites for information sharing and document collaboration, benefits that help increase individual and team productivity. Using Windows SharePoint Services in conjunction with Microsoft Office 2003 offers users new and efficient ways to work together, such as Document Workspaces and Meeting Workspaces. Learn how you can take advantage of the power of Office 2003 and Windows SharePoint Services for better collaboration.

http://web.archive.org/web/20051210033717/http://msevents.microsoft.com/CUI/EventDetail.aspx?EventID=1032273551&Culture=en-US

 

Microsoft Office System Webcast: Making Best Use of OneNote Licenses in Your Company (Level 100)

Wednesday, May 11, 2005 – 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM Pacific Time

Scott Rockfeld, Senior Product Manager, Microsoft Corporation

Learn how to get the most value out of your Microsoft Office OneNote licenses with this exclusive webcast for OneNote customers. Join Scott Rockfeld, Microsoft senior product manager for OneNote, as he provides an overview of OneNote capabilities and other customer deployments. Scott will also provide answers to your questions on OneNote deployment and training resources.

http://web.archive.org/web/20051210033717/http://msevents.microsoft.com/CUI/EventDetail.aspx?EventID=1032273423&Culture=en-US

 

Microsoft Office System Webcast: My How You’ve Changed: Side-by-Side Tips for Outlook 2000 and Outlook 2003 (Level 100)

Thursday, May 12, 2005 – 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM Pacific Time

Evan Archilla, Senior Training Specialist, Projectline Services

Remember the good old days of Y2K?  For you, and other Microsoft Office users, the year 2000 is alive and well in your favorite productivity applications. Let go of the past and step into a whole new era of workplace computing with tips and tricks for the Microsoft Office System. Discover a new world of possibilities in Microsoft Office Outlook 2003. This webcast will highlight how Outlook 2003 surpasses Microsoft Office Outlook 2000 by delivering innovations you can use to manage your communications, organize your work, and work better with others-all from one place.  Learn how to get the most out of Outlook 2003 to save time and be more productive.

http://web.archive.org/web/20051210033717/http://msevents.microsoft.com/CUI/EventDetail.aspx?EventID=1032273563&Culture=en-US

 

Microsoft Office System Webcast: Quick and Easy Sales Proposals with Visio 2003 (Level 200)

Thursday, May 12, 2005 – 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM Pacific Time

Adam Lofstedt, IT Manager, Visimation

Creating sales proposals can be a time-consuming process. By using Microsoft Visio 2003, sales proposals can be generated in one document instead of a variety of formats such as Microsoft Office Word and Excel. The information can then be automatically recycled to create a bill of materials and supporting documentation, all in a variety of formats. Organizations of all sizes have taken advantage of this sales proposal framework to reduce the time and effort of producing top-notch sales proposals. Discover how to easily create sales proposals, and take advantage of a special offer for qualified webcast attendees; a discount on Visio templates and add-ons.

http://web.archive.org/web/20051210033717/http://msevents.microsoft.com/CUI/EventDetail.aspx?EventID=1032273714&Culture=en-US

Microsoft Office System Webcast: My How You’ve Changed: Side-by-Side Tips for Word 2000 and Word 2003 (Level 100)

Thursday, May 19, 2005 – 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM Pacific Time

Evan Archilla, Senior Training Specialist, Projectline Services

Remember the good old days of Y2K? If you’re like some Microsoft Office users, the year 2000 is alive and well in your favorite productivity applications. Let go of the past and step into a whole new era of workplace computing. The capabilities of Microsoft Office Word 2003 go well beyond what was possible in Microsoft Office Word 2000. Join us for this informative webcast and learn how Word 2003 goes beyond Word 2000, taking customer experience and feedback to deliver innovations you can use to create impressive-looking documents and help you work better with others.

http://web.archive.org/web/20051210033717/http://msevents.microsoft.com/CUI/EventDetail.aspx?EventID=1032273568&Culture=en-US

 

Microsoft Office System Webcast: Outlook Tips and Tricks to Take Information Management to the Next Level (Level 200)

Tuesday, May 24, 2005 – 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM Pacific Time

Andrew Reed, Senior Training Specialist, Pacific Technical Consulting

Feel comfortable with the basics of Microsoft Office Outlook 2003? Ready for a deeper dive? This brief walkthrough of Outlook 2003 focuses on some of the product’s more intermediate capabilities. Learn how to setup inbox rules and alerts, share online calendars, protect and control sensitive information with Information Rights Management, and more. Improve the way you manage information, communicate with others, and organize your work—all from one place with Outlook 2003.

http://web.archive.org/web/20051210033717/http://msevents.microsoft.com/CUI/EventDetail.aspx?EventID=1032273572&Culture=en-US

 

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

Tuesday, May 24, 2005 – 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM Pacific Time

Keith Wilson, Senior Consultant, Project Management Practice Inc.

40% of application development projects are canceled before completion, and a third of the remaining projects are challenged by cost/time overruns. This webcast looks at the new features in Microsoft Project Standard 2003 that can help you avoid pitfalls and minimize IT project manager pains. Learn to use templates to set up projects quickly, track edits easily between different project versions, and import resource information from other applications. Find out how Project 2003 Standard can support the success of your IT initiatives.  Special offer: Participants who attend this webcast will receive a free IT Projects template and a Self-Training Kit.

http://web.archive.org/web/20051210033717/http://msevents.microsoft.com/CUI/EventDetail.aspx?EventID=1032273716&Culture=en-US

Microsoft Small Business Webcast: Get More From Microsoft Word (Part 1 of 2): Collaboration (Level 100)

Wednesday, May 11, 2005 – 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM Pacific Time

Neketa Argrow, Business Development Manager, Microsoft

Get the most out of Microsoft Office Word.  The first webcast in this series will focus on how to collaborate with other co-workers, vendors and customers.  Learn to follow the methods for creating documents and sending them to others for input.  Working together and collaborating is the name of the game.

http://web.archive.org/web/20051210033717/http://msevents.microsoft.com/CUI/EventDetail.aspx?EventID=1032273625&Culture=en-US

 

Microsoft Small Business Webcast: Get More from Microsoft Excel (Part 2 of 2): Analyzing Data (Level 200)

Wednesday, May 11, 2005 – 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM Pacific Time

Matt Berg, Business Development Manager, Microsoft

Mike Powell, Business Development Manager, Microsoft

Building on the discussion from part one where we looked at ways that Microsoft Office Excel can help your small business collaborate more effectively, this webcast will now focus on data analysis techniques for the intermediate user. Discover the power of PivotTables and PivotCharts, and learn how to analyze your data and share it with others.

http://web.archive.org/web/20051210033717/http://msevents.microsoft.com/CUI/EventDetail.aspx?EventID=1032273629&Culture=en-US

 

Microsoft Small Business Webcast: Get More from Microsoft Word (Part 2 of 2): Formatting Documents (Level 200)

Tuesday, May 17, 2005 – 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM Pacific Time

Greg Randall, Business Development Manager, Microsoft

Microsoft Office Word is one of the most used software applications in the small business world.  In the previous webcast you learned how to collaborate with others using Word, building on this you will now learn how to format documents, protect the formatting and distribute your documents for use in your organization.

http://web.archive.org/web/20051210033717/http://msevents.microsoft.com/CUI/EventDetail.aspx?EventID=1032273647&Culture=en-US

 

Microsoft Small Business Webcast: Get More from Microsoft Excel (Part 1 of 2): Collaboration (Level 100)

Wednesday, May 18, 2005 – 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM Pacific Time

Mike Powell, Business Development Manager, Microsoft

Discover how collaboration and Microsoft Office Excel are great tools for small businesses. In this webcast you will learn how to share data within your organization, and how to share your Excel data with clients who may not even have this application. In part two of this series we will introduce more advanced concepts for the intermediate user, including the powerful data analysis capabilities of Excel.

http://web.archive.org/web/20051210033717/http://msevents.microsoft.com/CUI/EventDetail.aspx?EventID=1032273651&Culture=en-US

 

Microsoft Small Business Webcast: Tools for Work Life Balance: The Ins and Outs of Coworker Collaboration (Level 100)

Wednesday, May 25, 2005 – 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM Pacific Time

John Stroiney, Business Development Manager, Microsoft

Working from home? Learn the ins and outs of coworker collaboration. By following guidelines like attending meetings in the office once a week, you can create a seamless home/work connection. This free webcast will be 60-minutes well spent as you learn how collaboration and connectivity can help create work life balance that works for you.

http://web.archive.org/web/20051210033717/http://msevents.microsoft.com/CUI/EventDetail.aspx?EventID=1032273668&Culture=en-US