Upcoming and Past Events
March 20, 2014: Document Management with SharePoint
Document management in the cloud is one of Office 365's strongest traits. Get straight forward storage space, sharability and security for all of your documents and files with Microsoft SharePoint. Learn more.
March 13, 2014: Office 365 Webinar
Microsoft has hit it out of park with its Office Cloud solution for small-mid businesses and we want to show you why you should switch now.
We are hosting a web event to show you how your Office can go from the desktop to the cloud. Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Lync, OneNote and more are now mobile, portable and accessible through a browser.
No more need to cobble together freemium solutions from internet startups, then get frustrated when they don't integrate. Microsoft Office 365 now gives you all those services integrated with one another and the ability to move fluidly from browser to desktop. Learn more
March 6, 2014: Windows 8 Deep Dive
Linda Kuppersmith & Dave Wass have been working with Windows machines since they came out. Both love to poke around and make sure they know about everything. Linda is a Microsoft Sales Specialist and Dave a Microsoft Certified Professional.
When we change from one operating system to another, we figure out how to do the things we always did. We don't take the time to learn the additional features that have been added. This session will demonstrate the new features that you need to be using to get even more out of your machine. While we are at it we will also review some of features that were new to Windows 7 that many people may be missing. Submit your questions ahead of time and we'll answer them live during the Windows 8 Deep Dive Webinar. I want to attend Windows 8 Deep Dive from CMIT Solutions of Stamford.
Feb. 27, 2014: Lync Deep Dive
Once a medium used by teenagers, instant messaging (IM), chat and video communications is now an acceptable and often necessary means of communicating in the office.
Feb. 20, 2014: QuickBooks for Bosses
QuickBooks is the undisputed leader in small business accounting software. It should be central system for management and accounting. This webinar is for businesses that don't have QuickBooks and don't know how to implement it or for owners and managers who want to be able to get a better idea of how they can manage QuickBooks. We have often times focused on bookkeepers but owners are in need of some education on the new features.
We know that financial and resource management is important to your business, that's why CMIT is here to help small and medium sized businesses make their back offices more efficient using Intuit QuickBooks. Once QuickBooks is implemented in a business it will help keep expenses to a minimum, freeing up employees to work on serving customers and growing revenue. The visibility you will get when you use QuickBooks will help you easily measure items, sales and expenses and their impact on the profitability of your business. Learn how by attending this event.
Feb. 13, 2014: Office 365 Overview
Office 365 is your office in the cloud and is available now for pennies a day. Microsoft has delivered the great Office Desktop experience you rely on, now in the cloud. Use your favorite browser to edit documents, access your files, view and update shared company documents, manage documents with versioning, and create team sites to manage projects. The possibilities are endless and endlessly customizable for your organization.
Replace all those free internet tools, with an Office tool that integrates.
We'll show you the most popular Office 365 components including: email, personal and shared contacts, personal and shared calendars, cloud file storage and team sites all integrated in Outlook!
Feb. 14, 2014: Windows 7 or 8 - Which Should I Buy?
Join us on Thursday, Feb. 6, 2014 and learn which edition of Windows you should be running.
Choosing the right Windows operating system saves you time & money. Choose the wrong one and you’ll end up settling for less than you should. With the Death of XP, many people have or will purchase a new computer and have to make the choice of Windows 7 or Windows 8. Find out which you should purchase.
January 22, 2014: "What Intuit Products Every Small Business Owner Should Know About"
We will discuss how Intuit products can help small and mid-sized businesses with sales, advanced inventory, payroll, reporting tools, productivity management, credit card processing, Demandforce, Salesforce CRM, time tracking, online payments, online stores, Zencash, 1099 and more. The event is taking place at the Soundview Club in Downtown Stamford. Registration starts at 11 AM and the presentation ends at 12 PM with a Q&A session. For an additional $10 lunch will be served and there will be continued networking. We hope you can join us. The event is free for clients and attendees may bring a guest.
January 16, 2014: "Office 365 Info Session - What exactly is Office 365 Webinar"
Office 365 is your office in the cloud and is available now for pennies a day. Microsoft has delivered a great Office Desktop experience you rely on in the cloud. Use your favorite browser to edit documents, access your files, view and update shared company documents, manage documents with versioning, and create team sites to manage projects. The possibilities are endless.
Join us on Thursday, January 16, 2014 (11 AM - 12 PM) and learn how Office 365 can enable you to do things faster, better and easier.
November 19, 2013: "STARTING YOUR OWN BUSINESS? IS FRANCHISING RIGHT FOR YOU?," at the Westport Library
Linda will be speaking at this FranNet event. "FranNet is the industry’s most respected leader in franchise consulting services" and they will be presenting to an audience regarding what it takes to the right franchise for individuals and partners to succeed in franchised business. Franchises are not just about restaurants, they're about business opportunities.
October 30th, 2013: Executive Dialogue for Franchisees, Soundview Club, Stamford
Open to all franchisees in Fairfield and Westchester County. Owner to Owner education and networking. Contact us for more details.
October 15th, 2013: Office 365 Information Sessions from CMIT Solutions of Stamford
CMIT Solutions is hosting an online information session to discuss valuable details pertaining to Office 365. If you have never heard of it here are some details, Microsoft is now hosting the same Microsoft Word, Office, Excel and more online allowing users of mobile devices and laptops to utilize the same software across their business devices whether they are in the office, on the phone or traveling. Hosting the software in their cloud servers all the data from your files becomes online traffic and not local files. Your benefit is they have cut out local updates and costly software updates every three years. Now they charge one annual software fee or a per month fee that is cost efficient. Interested in seeing what together CMIT and Office 365 can do for you? Signup by emailing Chris Edwards at CMIT Solutions of Stamford.
October 9th, 2013: "Running a Technology Services Business," at the Ferguson Library, Stamford
"This workshop will review the evolution, the structure and the operational qualities of a technology services business." Sit down with the guest speakers of SCORE Norwalk to discover the unique challenges of running a technology service company. "SCORE is a 503(c)(3) nonprofit association that provides assistance to existing and start-up businesses through free, confidential counseling and low-cost workshops."
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October 3, 2013: Learn about "What's New in Quickbooks 2014" at the Easton Library, Easton
Event occurs Tues, Oct. 3 from 9 to 12 PM. Open to the general public and it is free info! A CMIT Solutions of Stamford representative will be there but unfortunately we are not presenting at this one.
July 31st: Technology Update Webinar
Small businesses need to be aware of technology in order to stay competitive in today's environment. That's why we offer a 1 hour technology update webinar. Topics include cloud computing, virtualization, visual collaboration, and more. Find out how you can use technology to your advantage.
July 19th: “Conquer Your Email," at Fairchester Business Resource
July 12th: Windows 7 Public Chat & Chew with Lucy Walker
Back by popular demand, CMIT Solutions of Stamford is once again offering our Windows 7 Chat & Chew. Are you getting the most out of Windows 7? We find that many of our clients have upgraded to Windows 7 without fully utilizing the advantages it has to offer. Join Lucy Walker as she explores some of the lesser known features of Windows 7 like Jump Lists, HomeGroup, and Windows Live Essentials.
June 28th: Microsoft Office 2010 Chat & Chew with Lucy Walker
Many people upgrade to Microsoft Office 2010 without fully understanding the new features it brings to the table. Join Lucy Walker as she explores these new features, features like real-time collaboration, customizable interfaces, broadcasting presentations, and more.
June 7th: Hard Drive Housekeeping Chat & Chew with Lucy Walker
Your files should be entirely at your fingertips. Oftentimes we find that our clients keep unwanted files, and more importantly, don't keep their wanted files where they really want them. Join Lucy Walker as she puts together a complete explanation of the most efficient and clean way to keep your files organized and ready-to-go.
May 24th: Windows 7 Chat & Chew with Lucy Walker
Are you getting the most out of Windows 7? We find that many of our clients have upgraded to Windows 7 without fully utilizing the advantages it has to offer. Join Lucy Walker as she explores some of the lesser known features of Windows 7 like Jump Lists, HomeGroup, and Windows Live Essentials.
May 10th: QuickBooks Chat & Chew with Lucy Walker
Back by popular demand, CMIT of Stamford is once again providing a complimentary 1 hour lunch webinar on QuickBooks organization for CMIT clients. QuickBooks is one of the most used programs for businesses. Learn from Lucy Walker, our resident QuickBooks expert, how you can clean up your QuickBooks and have it running faster than ever. Call or email Linda if you are interested in attending.
May 10th: “Conducting a Technology Assessment”, Norwalk SCORE – Chapter Meeting
May 9th: “Technologies to Grow Your Business” ICMAD Call-In Forum
April 19th: QuickBooks Chat & Chew with Lucy Walker
CMIT of Stamford is providing a complimentary 1 hour lunch webinar on QuickBooks organization exclusively for CMIT clients. QuickBooks is one of the most used programs for businesses. Learn from Lucy Walker, our resident QuickBooks expert, how you can clean up your QuickBooks and have it running faster than ever.
March 29th: Outlook Chat & Chew with Lucy Walker
Back by popular demand, CMIT of Stamford is once again providing a complimentary 1 hour lunch webinar on how to be more productive with Outlook. You use Outlook every day. Join CMIT's Desktop Productivity Specialist Lucy Walker to learn powerful features of OUtlook so you can spend more time being productive and less time wading through your inbox. Lucy will cover Outlook Rules, QuickParts, and any Outlook questions you may have.
March 6th: Outlook Chat & Chew with Lucy Walker
You use Outlook every day. Join CMIT's Desktop Productivity Specialist Lucy Walker to learn powerful features of OUtlook so you can spend more time being productive and less time wading through your inbox. Lucy will cover Outlook Rules, QuickParts, and any Outlook questions you may have.