What is Microsoft Teams?


Online communication has proved to be a vital tool for organisations of all sorts – this has been especially evident over the last couple of years.   Microsoft Teams is a free online communication tool from Microsoft that allows users to store, edit, share files and participate in chats, calls, and video conferencing. The free Microsoft Teams app enables organisations and employees to instantly communicate in real-time, irrespective of their geographical location.

 

Adobe After Effects Explained in Depth

 

By the end of this article, we will have learned all there is, to Adobe After Effects, beginning from the basics.

 

3 Top Tips for Learning

There’s no doubt about it, everyone’s learning styles are different.  Some of those we particularly envy are those that pick up a book, read it cover to cover and then abracadabra they’ve got it and remembered it.

A Great Big Thank You

Well, firstly we really want to thank all of our customers for their support throughout lock down.  We know, particularly at the beginning it was a very confusing,  frightening time for everyone. Its hard to believe that a year has passed since the outbreak changed the way we live and work.

 

Spring is on its way.  We’ve had the snow and poetically appearing on the tails of the snow came the snow drops! Flowers and slighter longer days are what we all need to lift our spirits.

 

Strive for Progress, not Perfection

Hoorah! We have made it through to 2021! It certainly has been a year that no one will ever forget, and we are all relieved to be starting a new year with the promise of brighter times, brighter days, and brighter prospects!

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I’m Sure There must be a Quicker Way!

Ok we all know that there are shortcuts to everything! The only trouble is we need to spend time finding out about them and its not always easy.  It’s the issue of not knowing what we need as we don’t know the name of what to search for!

 

Changing Times!

We’ve all been flexing our creative muscles in coming up with new, imaginative, and safe ways to continue serving our customers. We thought it would be good Idea to interview one of our trainers about the changing life of a trainer during lock down. Talk to the Trainer Interview

5 Remote Working Hacks

We’ve all seen the images promoting the virtues of working remotely, sitting on a beautiful beach, on a remote mountain range etc…working happily away on your laptop.  Apart from the obvious issues that don’t fit into these picturesque images…. i.e. you can’t see your screen due to the glare of the sun, you’ve forgotten your power pack and the Wi-Fi is awful, and the completely obvious……you’re in paradise…why are you looking at your laptop!

Why is Sounding your Best in Zoom Important?

A lot of us have already spent time, ensuring that when we pop up on someone else’s computer screen that we have a background that looks half decent…and that we have the right lighting to ensure that we also look our best.  (How to look your Best on Zoom).  Interestingly how we sound on zoom is often neglected. 

 

5 Easy Steps to a Better Wi-Fi Connection!

We at Computer Tutoring focus on helping our lovely customers to get the most from their IT investment through training and support – which we absolutely love! With that in mind, we wanted to get right back to basics and send a little Wi-Fi help your way.

3 Ways to Look your Best on Zoom

More and more of us are using video conferencing software than ever before.  Video conferencing has even become part of our daily vocabulary, ‘I’ll Zoom you later’ or  ‘I’ll Teams it to you’, plus part of our daily routine. Our Video conferencing appointments are now routinely diarised. 

Fast Changing Habits - Help at Hand!

There have been countless articles written, including our own below (Learning at Home a New Experience) regarding the Pros and Cons of working from home,tips on how to set up an effective working environment and advice on quite frankly – how to keep sane and positive during this uncertain period.