Microsoft Rapidly Updates Teams to Meet 2020 Demands

It is fair to say that nobody could have predicted how important video conferencing apps would become in 2020. Microsoft was no different and when the pandemic caused a massive shift to remote working and living their video conferencing app Teams was not robust enough to meet these new demands. Since then Microsoft has done […]

Three Simple Rules for SharePoint Success

Microsoft SharePoint has not always attracted fans in the past yet today it endures and has evolved to be a key part of Microsoft Office 365. SharePoint in 2020 is a foundational part of the Office 365 ecosystem. If you use One Drive, Planner, or Teams then you inadvertently are using SharePoint. Additionally, Microsoft has […]

Greystone’s Training Team offers free online training courses

Here is a collection of resources to help you and your business navigate the new challenges facing businesses. Free Microsoft Teams Training – Monday – 10 am MST Greystone’s training team will be holding a weekly training each Monday from 10-10:30 am on Microsoft Teams for the duration of this disruption in normal business. To […]

Stuck at home?  How to be your own IT 

  As there continues to be a focus on working remotely from home, we thought we would share a few quick tips with you that will be useful for just about anyone, whether you are trying to finish a task for work or do something for yourself at home.  Greystone has your back and is ready to […]

Microsoft Releases New Mobile App: Office

This week Microsoft announced the release of its latest mobile app called Office, and there are some pretty exciting features in it that are sure to make your work and personal life easier. This app is designed to truly utilize your mobile phone with a variety of other familiar Microsoft programs like Word, Excel, and […]

Greystone Security & Productivity Webinars – August

Greystone is hosting two free webinars this month – join us to learn more about emerging cybersecurity threats and Microsoft OneDrive! Cybersecurity Essentials: Emerging Threats Ransomware,  Business Email Compromise/Email Spoofing, and The Internet of Things are just a few examples of the topics that will be covered in this training.  Technology is evolving quickly, and […]

The Death of a Giant: Is Your Company Ready for the End of Windows 7?

With less than 12 months left until Microsoft ends support for Windows 7, it’s time to start preparing your organization to make the switch to Windows 10. Although Microsoft is still releasing regular patches for Windows 7, that’s all about to change. The last security update will be released in January 2020, leaving only a few months to […]

How to use Office 365 to Perfect Your Customer Experience

We have entered the age of the rapid commoditization of everything. Competitive differentiators built on new products or features only last a short time before being copied by competitors, leading to a race to the bottom for prices. There is one thing that is difficult to copy: the customer experience. Companies like Zappos, Nordstrom, and Disney have created […]

The Top three Office 365 Productivity Tools You Didn’t Know Existed

Microsoft Office 365 productivity tools

What’s New in Office 365? By now, most of us know about Microsoft’s cloud-based Office 365 suite of tools. With Office 365, Microsoft put their most used business tools, like Word, PowerPoint, and Excel in the cloud, making them accessible from anywhere on any device. What you might not know is that this new cloud model […]

Tech for Non-Technical Leaders – Windows 10

Technology for Non-Technical Leaders

    Ben Bielicki, Implementation Consultant here at Greystone, answers the question “Why Use Windows 10?” There are multiple reasons to use Windows 10. Security is just one reason to use Windows 10 as it is built to address today’s threats and help defend against an attack. It also allows businesses to move away from […]