Tips for making money through spring cleaning

Tips for making money through spring cleaning

It might interest you to note that we are already in spring season. This season is usually associated with annual cleaning. Of course, you can take the cleaning a notch higher than just clearing out cobwebs. More so, you can reap financial rewards by doing this. You might even find some stuff in your home you can sell or donate to make some cash as you clean up your home. Unloading items you no longer want can easily be done and it will interest you to note that you can even get cash or tax benefits by doing this. Here are some takes on making huge bang for your bucks by selling some of your stuff.  (more…)

7 tips to travel without losing your customers

7 tips to travel without losing your customers

Before, traveling was a bet to disregard business or lose our customers. Today we can go on a trip while we close deals and win projects. It’s just a matter of making the right decisions.

Traveling is, most of the time, a reason for rejoicing and excitement, especially when the experience promises unforgettable moments, a partial disconnection from the routine and know geographies never before seen by our eyes. However, when you have business, clients or a demanding job, the reality is different.  (more…)

Office 2019 will arrive to replace the latest Microsoft update and will feature machine learning

Microsoft announced at the Microsoft Ignite event in Orlando, United States, the arrival of Office 2019 for its users. Although it is not known precisely the exact price that will have, it is known to include applications that everyone knows: Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook, as well as versions for companies such as Microsoft Exchange, SharePoint and Skype for Business.

Inside the updates that will present the new version is of the PowerPoint with new animations and the Excel that will have new graphics and formulas, according to TechCrunch data, will have machine learning so the system can understand more about their entries and then extract information from the Internet if necessary.

Jared Spataro, Microsoft’s general manager for Office, said in his blog that “Office 2019 will add new user and IT capabilities to customers who are not yet ready for the cloud. As well as new and improved inking features, such as pressure sensitivity, tilt and ink reproduction effects, will allow you to work more naturally. The new formulas and graphs will make data analysis for Excel more powerful. ”

In addition it was added that “visual animation functions – such as Morph and Zoom – will add to PowerPoint presentations. Server enhancements will include upgrades to manageability, usability, voice, and IT security. ”

In the coming months Microsoft will be announcing more details of this new version. Are you ready to use it?

4 reasons why being an "expat" today is much better than 10 years ago

4 reasons why being an “expat” today is much better than 10 years ago

Do you think being an expat is difficult? Imagine it without a smartphone and think better!

Do you remember that feeling of disorientation 10 years ago when you decided to live your first experience abroad? You made your suitcase, wrote the route from the airport to the hostel and from the hostel to the language academy, printed a map and filled your Moleskine with phrases in a strange language that you learned in school but never got to use in a real environment.  (more…)

4 tips for your employees to know what to do in times of contingency

Use your company’s communication channels such as e-mail, screens, intranet, blackboards, corks, posters, etc.

Any contingency, whether an earthquake, a fire, a flood, can not be predicted in advance, so in any company or organization we must be prepared with signage, a team of brigadistas, an evacuation plan, among other elements.

To do this in OCCMundial we recommend that, through your communication channels like email, screens, intranet, blackboards, corks, posters, giveaways 4 simple tips so that your employees are prepared in times of contingency.  (more…)

Can Agriculture Provide Business Opportunities for Entrepreneurs?

Can Agriculture Provide Business Opportunities for Entrepreneurs?

Technology and the Internet – not agriculture or livestock – are likely to be the first things that come to mind when thinking about the future of work for young people. This makes sense from a historical point of view, since agriculture dispenses with labor when countries develop. And the traditional ways of producing food do not seem particularly attractive. However, technology and the Internet also open up opportunities for agriculture, and urbanization and changes in diet require new ways of processing, marketing and consuming our food. So, can agriculture provide employment opportunities for youth?  (more…)