The Data Journalism Handbook – Get new skills for a new career that’s actually in demand – #bookreview

The Data Journalism Handbook: How Journalists Can Use Data to Improve the News Edited by Jonathan Gray, Liliana Bounegru, and Lucy Chambers (O’Reilly, paperback – Kindle) Arise, ye downtrodden, unemployed newspaper and magazine writers and editors yearning to be working again as journalists. Data journalism apparently is hiring. Data journalism? I didn’t know, either, until … Continue reading The Data Journalism Handbook – Get new skills for a new career that’s actually in demand – #bookreview

MOS Study Guide for Microsoft Office 365 – MOS Exam 77-891, Coming Soon – #bookreview

MOS Study Guide for Microsoft Office 365 John Pierce (Microsoft Press, paperback, list price $11.99)  A Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) is someone who has, according to the author, “demonstrated proficiency by passing a certification exam in one or more Microsoft Office applications, including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, Access, and OneNote, as well as SharePoint and Office … Continue reading MOS Study Guide for Microsoft Office 365 – MOS Exam 77-891, Coming Soon – #bookreview

Security and Privacy for Microsoft Office 2010 Users – #bookreview #in

Security and Privacy for Microsoft Office 2010 Users Mitch Tulloch (Microsoft Press, paperback, list price $9.99; Kindle edition, $0.00)  If you work for a company that uses Microsoft Office products, or if you have them in your own business, you may be concerned about security and privacy as you publish documents, download documents or collaborate … Continue reading Security and Privacy for Microsoft Office 2010 Users – #bookreview #in

SharePoint 2010 for Project Management, 2nd Edition – #bookreview

SharePoint 2010 for Project Management, 2nd Edition By Dux Raymond Sy (O’Reilly, paperback, list price $44.99; Kindle edition, list price $34.99) Project management now provides the top use of Microsoft SharePoint 2010, and this updated edition quickly jumps straight into using SharePoint to create and run a Project Management Information System (PMIS).  The book is written and … Continue reading SharePoint 2010 for Project Management, 2nd Edition – #bookreview

Send in the Clouds: 2 New SharePoint 2010 Books from Microsoft Press – #bookreview

Microsoft Press recently has released two new books intended to help attract and train more users of  its SharePoint 2010 software and services.  SharePoint is Microsoft’s suite of software tools designed to help “make it easier for people work together,” whether they are in the same office or scattered around the planet. One of the new books focuses on … Continue reading Send in the Clouds: 2 New SharePoint 2010 Books from Microsoft Press – #bookreview

QuickBooks 2012: The Missing Manual – Solid Focus on Pro Edition – #bookreview

QuickBooks 2012: The Missing Manual By Bonnie Biafore (O’Reilly, paperback, list price $34.99; Kindle, list price, $27.99)  In late September, Intuit released the 2012 versions of its popular QuickBooks financial software. Just a month later, O’Reilly Media was hot on Intuit’s heels with QuickBooks 2012: The Missing Manual, a new entry in O’Reilly’s popular “The book that … Continue reading QuickBooks 2012: The Missing Manual – Solid Focus on Pro Edition – #bookreview

Microsoft OneNote 2010 Plain & Simple – #bookreview #training

Microsoft OneNote® 2010 Plain & Simple By Peter Weverka (Microsoft Press, paperback, list price $24.99 ;  Kindle  $9.99) Employee training is one of the first things cut during an economic downturn. And in today’s long-depressed employment market, you are expected to learn many different software packages on your own, at your own expense, before you apply for a … Continue reading Microsoft OneNote 2010 Plain & Simple – #bookreview #training