Benefits of cloud computing

Cloud computing can be simply said as the process of using the internet for computing requirements. Cloud computing promotes users to access and run shared programs or applications at any place and anytime, with an enabled internet connection.  If you are a company, staff you can access your office data and files away from the […]

STOP. Before you ask that question, read this first!

Quite often our instant reaction when we don’t know the answer to something is to turn to someone else and seek the answer from them. You could be turning to the person in the cubicle next to you, or reaching for your mobile phone to call the person who you think can answer your question, […]

6 simple steps to help you work more efficiently

‘The average American worker has fifty interruptions a day, of which seventy percent have nothing to do with work.’ – ZW. Edwards Deming “The average desk worker loses 2.1 hours a day to interruptions and distractions, one study shows. And it can take several minutes to get back to work afterward.” “If each interruption took […]

Dealing with Difficult People

Have you met this person? He is often angry, pushy, impatient, manipulative, complaining and generally difficult to get along with.

No matter what job we are in and where we live we will all bump into him at some stage. Some of us will have the challenge of working with him, for him or even being related!

Read on for some handy tips which will help you when dealing with difficult people!

5 Handy Webtools

By Aaron Brown This month we have searched the ‘intawebs’ for handy webtools. We found so many, we didn’t have the time to review them all. This month we reviewed TinyURL, YouSendIt, Recuva, Box.net and Google Docs and Spreadsheets. If you have a lifesaver webtool you want to share with our Insane family let us […]

Should you consider an Android handset as your next business phone?

Smart phones are an integral part of the modern business person’s repertoire. Having a phone that can simply make calls and send text messages is a luxury of the past. If we don’t have instant access to our corporate emails, contacts and calendar, there’s a feeling of disconnect. With that in mind I felt it was […]