COVID-19 Working from Home Resources

Here at CompuEase & The Great Canadian Training & Consulting Company, we want to help you thrive and be productive, even during the COVID-19 pandemic. We have compiled this list of free and paid resources that you can take advantage of to upgrade your skills and be able to work effectively.  Please note that all […]

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Our Past. Our Present. Our Future. Together.

Our Past We started as a small single-person company in Toronto back in 2002. A small company in a big city with a big heart. Joy Neuhold, fresh out of business school, had a dream: use her consulting and software skills, her love for software, and her love for people, to help others develop confidence […]

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It’s Time to Get Back on Track – Private Software Training in 2021

It is probably fair to say that 2020 was a year many of us will never forget. It put our day-to-day lives on hold. We found new ways to work, stay fit, visit our friends and family, and more. As many organizations worked on organizing their teams into a new way of working, something that […]

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Creating Accessible Documents: FREE Accessibility Ribbons

What does accessibility mean? When something is accessible, it means that it can be operated by literally anyone.  Some experiences work well for some people but other experiences create issues that range from simple annoyances to impossibilities. Accessibility then refers to the experience of users who might be outside the narrow range of the “typical” […]

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We’re Making a Switch… to the Microsoft Teams Platform!

Microsoft Teams is a collaborative meeting and screen-sharing platform with capabilities including chat, breakout rooms, video conferencing, and more. Microsoft is continuously adding new and exciting features that engage users. Effective January 1, 2021, our public and private classes will be run on the Microsoft Teams platform. This is a move we decided to make […]

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Power Business Intelligence – What is Power BI and How Can Training Benefit Different Users?

Business decisions are not made without careful thought and deliberation.  Often, we look to our data to help us understand our business needs, future projections, and other key pieces of information.  However, understanding and analyzing data can be difficult if your data is disorganized.  It is much easier to communicate and share your data when […]

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Working from Home: Part 7 – When “Working from Home” Means “Always at Home”

The Challenge For many of us, working from home during the current crisis has been a fairly adaptable experience; however, for others, having to share our home and workspace with our family or roommates has been quite challenging. Some of these challenges include having to negotiate quiet space, possible perceived “neglect” for the family while […]

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Write Reports and Proposals That Will Win Your Audience Over

Writing concise, effective reports and persuasive proposals are essential skills for business people at every level. Poorly crafted reports often miss important details and don’t clearly describe the issue to be resolved or the suggested solutions. This can leave readers confused and misinformed, causing unnecessary and sometimes damaging delays in getting the focus of the […]

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It Has Never Been Easier to Book Online Training!

Ta-da! We have big news to share. We’re thrilled to announce that there are some major updates to save you time and energy when you upgrade your skills with JN Software.  We have updated our website and the registering process for online public classes to simplify the selection and ordering process for you. What can […]

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Working from Home – Part 6: COVID-19 Isn’t the Only Virus You Need to be Concerned About While You Work from Home

We’ve all become very aware of the COVID-19 Coronavirus in recent months. However, when a new threat comes along, we sometimes forget about the old ones. Computer hackers have more time on their hands at home. They don’t take breaks and neither do the viruses they create. When we worked from the office, we probably […]

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Working From Home: Part 5 – 5 Tips for Staying Healthy (and Sane) While at Home

This month, we have a guest post courtesy of Noelle Monteiro, owner of Noelle Marie Wellness. Noelle is a Registered Kinesiologist and has been in the Health and Wellness industry for over 12 years. Her passion lies in helping her clients overcome their limiting beliefs and successfully reach their goals with grace. She focuses on […]

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