Office Skills

Up to date tips for working with Office software

How to build your following on Twitter and Facebook

Social media can be a great way to make useful connections with fellow virtual assistants or potential clients. Matthew Brown explains how to build...

A Fast and Easy Way to Separate Data

If you're an Excel user, chances are that at some point in your life, you have come across a spreadsheet stacked full of data...

Book-keeper? Have you got it covered?

  Do you offer book-keeping services, or are you thinking of doing so? If so, then you’ll need to make sure you understand your responsibilities...

Setting up a Mail Merge Document in Microsoft Word

We previously looked at setting up tidy and consistent data in an Excel spread sheet ready to use it in a mail merge. When...

Mail Merging Made Easy – with Microsoft Word and Excel

The mail merge function of Microsoft Word is arguably one of its most useful features. It is a simple way of personalising a template...

Excel – Create Useful Datasets with Data Validation

If you have had experience in using Excel to create databases of information, it’s quite possible that at one time or another you have...

Video tip: Filling in blank cells in Excel

Here's our first Excel video tip, for those occasions where you have a spreadsheet full of data and group headings/categories have only been entered...

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