Jess  Stratton

Posts by Jess Stratton

  • Learn how to make easy animations in PowerPoint using the slide zoom tool.

    How to Make Your PowerPoint Stand Out: This Super Simple Zoom Animation (With Video)

    December 3, 2018

    Today’s presentations need to be just a little more dynamic. A little more exciting. With a few simple clicks, you can turn a boring presentation into a nonlinear format one, taking your audience on a journey to help them really tune into your message. How? By using the Slide Zoom tool in PowerPoint, you can make a simple yet powerful animation that’ll make your...

  • Learn who to automatically add stock and geography data into Microsoft Excel

    How to Add Geographic and Stock Data in Excel Automatically (Video)

    October 21, 2018

    It's perhaps the coolest new feature in Microsoft Excel: you can now automatically add stock and geography data into your spreadsheets. Microsoft has been ramping up the AI-enabled engines, and the latest addition is available now. There is no end to the amount of data that’s out there, on the Internet, ready to be accessed. Sure, we can look up data manually,...

  • Learn the most useful features in Excel 2019, with video.

    3 New Features in Excel 2019 That You'll Actually Use

    September 26, 2018

    Microsoft Office 2019 just released. And that means Microsoft Excel 2019 just released too, filled of new features and upgrades. The question is, what are the features in Excel 2019 you should learn first? What are the ones that’ll really help you do your job better? There are three that jump off the page. And, for those of you who have Microsoft 365 – don’t...

  • Microsoft Teams is now free. Here's why that's a good thing.

    Microsoft Teams is Now Free. Here’s Why That’s Great News.

    August 1, 2018

    Are you currently using multiple apps, devices and email accounts to keep in-touch with people, both for work and in your personal...

  • The Google apps that'll most help you in your day.

    The 5 Google Apps I Use to Better Run my Household

    July 9, 2018

    While I’m an iPhone user, I’m a big fan of GSuite (formerly known as Google Apps). The suite of products are designed to work together...

  • The gmail redesign is here. These are the new features.

    The New Gmail Has Arrived. Here's Why You Should Try It.

    May 11, 2018

    It’s been more than a decade since those first coveted invitations to Gmail were initially sent out. The main draw back then? Don’t...