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Going to Microsoft Ignite? Take the Trip Report Challenge!

Ignite, Microsoft’s new, premier enterprise technology event, kicks off May 4th in Chicago. If you’re planning to attend the event, try your luck in the Ignite Trip Report Challenge sweepstakes. To participate, create a remarkable trip report of your learnings at Ignite using the newest Office application, Sway, and get a shot at winning one of three awesome prizes.

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Take control of data with Excel’s business analytics tools

Today, businesses are required to understand a growing amount of data to drive effective business decisions and remain competitive. Many specialized business intelligence and analytics solutions are entering the market to take advantage of this trend with most requiring installation of new data systems or new training of employees to learn new tools. Excel may already have the business analytics tools you need to drive the information analyses and data-driven…

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Evolving Yammer for a new era of teamwork

The new world of work we’re living in demands a new way for people to work together. That’s why Yammer and Office 365 are on a mission to transform team collaboration. Read on to learn about some of the exciting things we’re doing in Yammer to help you to bring your teams together, work smarter and faster, and scale impact — starting with our new external messaging feature.

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The rise of dynamic teams

Today, sharing and collaborating are strategies for getting ahead. Because of this, collaboration has become central to productivity, and the formation of teams has become increasingly dynamic. We believe teams need technology solutions that allow them to self-organize and work fluidly across locations, cultures and devices. Here’s how Office 365 makes Microsoft unique in our approach to modern collaboration.

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5 easy and powerful Excel features you may not know about

We all know that Excel is packed with tons of powerful features, libraries of formulas and galleries of interesting charts, making it one of the most useful tools for business analysts. I believe that, among the great secrets of Excel, there are several that are easy to use and quickly add value to your work. —Read more about powerful Excel features from Purna Duggirala of chandoo.org

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Teaching Excel and data analysis—one professor’s efforts to prepare students for today’s careers

Should a university teach a course on Excel? I have heard this question a lot. But while doing research for my Ph.D. thesis at Delft University of Technology, I noticed the whole world is run by Excel.—Read more from Felienne Hermans, an assistant professor at Delft University of Technology in the Netherlands on teaching Excel to university students.