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Ahead of its launch, the highly anticipated Dynamics 365 is expected to be at the Dynamic Communities’ Summit 2016, which be held in Orlando October 11 to 14. Be among the first to see Microsoft Dynamics 365 in action, the latest cloud based offering from Microsoft. https://www.whatech.com/outsourced-it-services/news/198587-lan634-anticipating-microsoft-dynamics-365
Need something to save you time and free you up to do other things? Microsoft Flow can help you automate the tasks that are so time consuming by connecting your favorite apps. This article takes a look at Microsoft Flow and tells specifically how it can help users automate common tasks and improve workflow. https://www.petri.com/what-is-microsoft-flow
The Office 365 team continues to work on making their products more accessible to a wider range of users. The team plans to showboat more upcoming enhancements at the Microsoft Ignite conference in Atlanta, which will take place during September 26-30. This article highlights some of those advancements in the this area. http://www.winbeta.org/news/office-365-team-details-accessibility-improvements
Just when you thought Office 365 couldn’t possibly get any better, Microsoft goes and releases new features and applications. Office 365 is a key component of the company’s cloud offerings. In an effort to reach it’s estimated revenue, Microsoft continues to grow Office 365. This article highlights some of the ways Microsoft continually makes Office 365 more and more appealing. http://www.fool.com/investing/2016/08/17/more-ways-microsoft-is-making-office-365-more-appe.aspx
Want better ROI? There is a direct correlation between customer service and sales, but oftentimes businesses fail to see this. Microsoft Dynamics CRM can help you up your customer service game. Providing better customer service can help you attract new customers, keep current ones, and increase the likelihood of new customers and referrals. Read this article from the @microsoftcommunityblog about how customer service can support sales. https://community.dynamics.com/b/msftdynamicsblog/archive/2014/07/18/7-ways-customer-service-can-support-sales
Dynamics Docs allows Dynamics CRM users to create documents with fields from CRM records in a Word document. Dynamics Docs template can be easily designed for any customized CRM Entity. Read this article to find out how Dynamics Docs works and to download a trial. https://community.dynamics.com/crm/b/crmsoftwareblog/archive/2016/08/29/dynamics-docs-create-complex-reports-and-documents-using-microsoft-word
Word templates introduced in CRM Online and CRM 2016 are not the easiest contraptions to edit. One of the questions that popped up in a recent conversation was how to use conditional IF in the document generation. Read the Dynamics CRM tip of the day for a step by step solution to this problem. http://crmtipoftheday.com/2016/08/24/conditional-values-in-word-templates/
Other Cool Stuff
If you are looking to improve your social media, create new content, and wonder what tools to use to accomplish this, this article is for you! This article examines 19 tools to help you create and share new content. http://www.socialmediaexaminer.com/19-tools-to-create-social-media-content/?awt_l=C4OFQ&awt_m=3kNTkWVtFor.ILT
Microsoft realizes that it needs to up it’s calendar game. That is why it plans to shut down Sunrise, a calendar app it acquired last year. Read all about how Microsoft plans to incorporate all of Sunrise’s features into Outlook. http://www.forbes.com/sites/deborahweinswig/2016/08/29/are-calendars-the-next-big-communication-tool/#1f26a99796f7
Check out the new Japanese Kumo chair, inspired by…..clouds! We are all about technology in the “cloud.” Who doesn’t need a “cloud chair” and how could it NOT be comfortable? http://design-milk.com/sling-chair-inspired-clouds/?utm_source=feedly&utm_medium=webfeeds