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Automation Using Microsoft Flow; Automated Emails

What is Microsoft Flow? Microsoft Flow is a software tool that is included in many Office 365 subscriptions. It allows people who do not possess the skills of a developer to automate work processes across a variety of services and applications. For more information visit Microsoft's official page by clicking here. How Can Microsoft Flow be Useful? I first found Microsoft Flow to be useful when it came to synchronizing the Outlook calendar to my Google calendar. I tend to use Microsoft products when it comes to operating my business but I have grown very fond of my Pixel phone and my multiple Google Home devices. A useful feature of Google Home is that the device will give you a quick overview of your day by referencing the events you have scheduled on your Google Calendar. The problem...

BACKING UP YOUR COMPUTER AND WHICH METHOD TO USE!!!

This blog post was written by Meghan Callis. She is a student from McDaniel College in the Writing for Main Street class gaining experience with local small businesses. Backing up computer files is extremely important for anyone with a computer. At any moment, something could happen to your files from computer crashes, theft, virus infection, hard-drive failure, liquid damage, and other computer damage. This means you could lose all personal photos, business documents, and other important files. Even if you have anti-virus installed and currently have a healthy hard drive, that does not mean your data is safe. While backing up your data to the cloud is the preferred method, even backing up to an external hard drive is much better than nothing. Backing up stores all of your files into a safe place. There are...