Unsure how to maximize your Office 365 usage?

November 16th, 2016

Written by Brian Abraham, Client VCIO, Senior Network Engineer, Level 3 Support Technician

Are you getting the most from Office 365?  Do you like to be bleeding edge?  Want to try new products and features out before they hit the mainstream?  You can set that option in your o365 Admin Portal and try out the new stuff before it hits the general public.

Working Out Loud!

November 9th, 2016

Written by Tim Naas, Project Manager

Providing exceptional customer service requires our entire team to be connected to key information and up on the latest trends.  Applications built into Office 365, such as OneNote and Yammer, provide new ways to help keep our entire team in the know.

Microsoft Office 365: What Should I Look for When Selecting a SaaS Data Protection Provider?

October 19th, 2016

Summarized by Molly Luxem, Marketing Assistant

Daily and On-Demand Backup

Daily, automated backup means that, if you choose, you can “set and forget” your backups, knowing you’ll always be protected without any effort on your part. Choose a backup provider that lets backup run quietly in the background, but also gives you the option to run a manual backup whenever you choose.

Can I retrieve that deleted file or email from Microsoft Office 365?

October 12th, 2016

Written by Mike Ritsema, President and Partner

According to Microsoft: “When you entrust your data to Office 365, you remain the sole owner of the data: you retain the rights, title, and interest in the data you store in Office 365.”  Many of us believe that if it’s in the cloud then it’s all out there somewhere.

Microsoft Office 365: Data Loss in Cloud Application

October 7th, 2016

Summarized by Molly Luxem, Marketing Assistant

When disaster strikes your organization, you can’t just “start over”, unless you have a dependable backup and restore solution for SaaS data protection. Many of us believe that while cloud solutions are highly available and highly redundant, they’re also backed up to our own expectations.

Microsoft #WPC2016 Office 365 Cloud

July 29th, 2016

Written by Mike Ritsema, President and Partner

Last week I attended my first #WPC2016 Microsoft Worldwide Partner Conference in Toronto, Ontario, CN. Here are my key thoughts and ‘learnings’, along with announcement about new products, enhancements to existing products and programs recently announced at the conference.

An Executive Briefing – March 24th

February 26th, 2016

You're invited to join Mike Ritsema on Thursday, March 24th at 11:30am for an executive briefing on Office 365 productivity.

Enjoy a tasty lunch while Mike shares a variety of fresh suggestions to more efficiently and effectively use Office 365.  i3 will also provide a guide to successfully implementing  SharePoint Sites and OneNote.

Productivity Hacked!

April 30th, 2015

 Yesterday, i3 hosted an event focused on Microsoft Office. In this fast-paced Executive Briefing, Patrick Kuras and  Mike Ritsema shared different tips and  introduced underutilized shortcuts to  improve productivity throughout the work  day. Practical suggestions included  customizing the ribbon and the quick access toolbar, using the 'go-offline' button, taking advantage of QuickParts, delaying delivery, and so much more.

Executive Briefing: Top 5 Office Productivity Hacks

April 23rd, 2015

Have you ever been mid-sentence in an email and then an Outlook notification appears in the top right corner? Do you click on it rather than finishing the current email – only to come back to it later and not remember the next sentence you wanted to type?

Join Mike Ritsema & Patrick Kuras as they share tricks and tips to more effectively and efficiently use Microsoft Office and Outlook.

Why Businesses Need Office 365

March 17th, 2015

Office 365 is a service that provides businesses with all the necessary applications and software to effectively and efficiently manage their business. Microsoft offers a couple different subscription plans which allow a business to tailor it to their needs.