Archive for August, 2012

Getting Started With Leads Using Dynamics CRM

August 28, 2012

Leads are the fuel that feeds your sales pipeline. They can come from various sources, but you need an efficient way to organize those leads in one area and keep track of the ones that have yet to be qualified. Microsoft Dynamics CRM provides multiple tools for creating, adding, cleaning up and distributing leads across your sales staff. This video from CRMSoftware.TV shows you how to get started with leads and shows how easy it is to manage them within Microsoft Dynamics CRM.

Learn how to use Microsoft Dynamics CRM to track and manage your lead pipeline.

http://www.crmsoftware.tv/videos/getting-started-with-leads/

Source: CRMSoftware.TV

Maximizing Marketing Impact With Dynamics CRM

August 21, 2012

The marketer’s role has grown increasingly complex in today’s world. In this video from the CRMSoftware.TV website, learn how Microsoft Dynamics CRM can help marketers maximize their impact on the business as a whole by equipping them with tools for campaign management, lead generation, lead management and analytics, to name a few. To learn more, click through to watch the video below.

See how Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2011 can help marketers manage campaign activities, generate leads, qualify those leads and assign them for sales follow-up.

http://www.crmsoftware.tv/videos/maximizing-marketing-impact/

Source: CRMSoftware.TV

BIDS Helper

August 17, 2012

A Visual Studio add-in with features that extend and enhance business intelligence development functionality in SQL Server 2005, 2008, and 2008 R2 BI Development Studio (BIDS) and SQL Server 2012 SQL Server Data Tools (SSDT).

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Dynamics CRM Guided Processes Demo

August 14, 2012

With many CRM software solutions, if you want customized workflow processes, you will need to hire developer talent to create that in the system. Dynamics CRM is different. They offer built-in guided processes that allow you to create automated workflows with just a few clicks. This means you can get up and running quickly with a system that works the way you do.

Demonstration of how Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2011 can create automated workflows without the need for application development.

http://www.crmsoftware.tv/videos/dynamics-crm-guided-processes/

Source: CRMSoftware.TV

Downloadable eBook: Deployment guide for SharePoint 2013 Preview

August 10, 2012

This book supports a preliminary release of Microsoft SharePoint Server 2013 Preview and provides deployment instructions for SharePoint Server 2013 Preview. The audiences for this book include application specialists, line-of-business application specialists, and IT administrators who are ready to deploy SharePoint Server 2013 Preview.

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Working With Products and the Product Catalog in Dynamics CRM

August 7, 2012

In sales, timing is key. When a sales person is trying to close a deal, they need access to the right information at the right time. This video from the CRMSoftware.TV website shows how with Microsoft Dynamics CRM, you can create a product catalog with vital information on all the products and services you sell to your customers. With the product catalog, your sales team will be equipped with all the information they need to succeed.

Microsoft Dynamics CRM’s product catalog feature makes it easy for users to access important product information for completing sales transactions.

http://www.crmsoftware.tv/videos/working-with-products-and-product-catalog/

Source: CRMSoftware.TV

MS Office Project Server 2010 web sites

August 1, 2012

Product information and trial download

Main Project 2010 site http://www.microsoft.com/project

End-user help http://office2010.microsoft.com/project-help/

Trial download http://technet.microsoft.com/evalcenter/ee410540.aspx

Project Team Blog http://blogs.msdn.com/project

Interactive content – Videos & Sessions & Webcasts

http://www.microsoft.com/showcase/en/US/channels/microsoftproject

IT Professional related

TechCenter @ TechNet http://technet.microsoft.com/ProjectServer

Admin Blog http://blogs.technet.com/projectadministration

Developer related

Developer center @ MSDN http://msdn.microsoft.com/Project

Programmability blog http://blogs.msdn.com/project_programmability

Additional questions? Project 2010 Forums!

http://social.msdn.microsoft.com/Forums/en-US/category/projectserver2010,projectprofessional2010