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ONE simple way to start managing work-related stress TODAY

 Work-related stress affects 1 in 66 workers in Great Britain and in 2015/16 accounted for 45% of all working days lost due to ill health – how are you managing it in your workplace?

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Do you know how to start a search for content in Outlook using the keyboard method?  This is a quick keyboard method to access the Search box...

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When working with large documents in Word, use a navigation tool that will help jump through your contents... 

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The words “health and wellbeing” are batted around more and more frequently today but what does it really mean and how do we attain a higher sense of ‘wellbeing’? ‘Wellbeing’ is defined as the positive state of being comfortable, healthy and/or happy which can relate to an individual or a group’s condition.

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Did you know that instead of using the Insert Chart ribbon, there are two keyboard shortcuts for fast chart creation?  You can use F11 to create a full page sized chart or ALT F1 to create a chart within your worksheet...

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Did you know that there is a quick keyboard method to enter hyperlinks into any of the Microsoft Office programs, such as Outlook, Word, Excel or PowerPoint?  For this example, we will use Microsoft Word but this method works in any of the Office applications...

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When we see our inbox first, we can often get distracted from our plan because we start to “Fire Fight” immediately and not concentrate on the other priorities.  So why not change this?  Start Outlook with your Calendar, so you can see the plan that you had for the day first, so existing priorities are not put off and your “To Do List” gets done!

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Last time we looked at combining data from separate columns into one single cell, this time what if you have your data arranged in a single cell and you need to split it into individual columns?  Excel makes it easy, you can use the Text to Columns feature...

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When starting a presentation in a meeting, it can take a while to locate and launch your slideshow. Did you know that you can change the format in which you save your presentations so that they launch into the Slideshow view instantly…

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Sometimes data that you are working with isn’t always laid out as you need it to be.  You may have information in separate columns, that you need to combine into one cell.  In this example we will show you how to do just that...

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