The secrets to make your laptop battery live longer

May 20th 2024 By Matthew Phillips The secrets to make your laptop battery live longer Could you imagine what it must have been like doing business 30 years ago, before you had a decent laptop? It’s a horrible thought. And one that you only need to consider now and then, when you have an hour’s […]

1 in 4 people struggle with password overload. Here’s the answer

May 13th 2024 By Matthew Phillips 1 in 4 people struggle with password overload. Here’s the answer Are you tired of juggling a multitude of passwords like a circus act? You’re not alone. According to a recent report, around 1 in 4 of us feel the same. But it’s not just the sheer number of […]

Copilot is bringing another productivity boost to Teams

May 2nd 2024 By Matthew Phillips Copilot is bringing another productivity boost to Teams If you’re all about doing everything you can to help your team max their productivity (who wouldn’t want that, right?), then you’re going to love what Microsoft Teams has in store for us with its latest Copilot upgrades. Imagine, you’re mid-Teams […]

Be more productive with these Microsoft Edge features

April 15th 2024 By Matthew Phillips Be more productive with these Microsoft Edge features Improving productivity is a never-ending mission for most business owners and managers. Whether it’s speeding up tasks or improving communication, every little helps. So it’s crucial to make the most of the tools you already have. And while you might think […]

You’re not imagining it, video calls ARE stressful

January 8th 2024 By Matthew Phillips You’re not imagining it, video calls ARE stressful You know that feeling when you’ve spent way too much time in virtual meetings, and you’d trade your favourite coffee mug for some real face-to-face interaction? That’s called Zoom fatigue. It turns out there’s scientific evidence to back up what we’ve […]

Is app overload slowing down your team?

December 11th 2023 By Matthew Phillips Is app overload slowing down your team? Ever had one of those days where you feel like your inbox is staging a coup against your productivity? You’re not alone. In fact, a recent study revealed that 80% of our communications are still happening via email. Yes, despite all the […]

Are you ready for Windows 11 to get even better?

October 16th 2023 By Matthew Phillips Are you ready for Windows 11 to get even better? As if Windows 11 wasn’t already packed with enough goodies, it’s about to get even better. Are you ready for a major upgrade to your favourite tools included with the operating system? First, let’s talk about the Snipping Tool. […]

And breathe… the “file too large to send” problem is over

September 11th 2023 By Matthew Phillips How many times have you been in the middle of an urgent email, attaching a critical file, only to be met with the dreaded notification – “file too large to send”? Frustrating, isn’t it? Well, Microsoft has heard our collective sighs of exasperation. They’ve announced an update that promises […]

Google Calendar has a great update for hybrid workers

August 21st 2023 By Matthew Phillips Google Calendar has a great update for hybrid workers Have you heard about the latest productivity update from our friends at Google? They’ve just added a little feature to Google Calendar that could make your life a whole lot easier – especially if you’re a hybrid worker. Remember back […]

Zoom wants to be the new Teams

November 28th 2022 By Matthew Phillips Zoom wants to be the new Teams You think Zoom, you think video calls. For millions around the world, it’s a tool they rely on at work every day. But for productivity, collaboration and workplace integration (as well as video calls), it’s Microsoft Teams that’s leading the way. Its […]