k_Street Consulting, LLC Blog

How You Can Get Microsoft Office Certified

How You Can Get Microsoft Office Certified

There are many reasons, both personal and professional, that you may want to consider adding a few certifications to your expertise. Today, we’ll discuss how you and your staff can become certified Microsoft Office Specialists on Microsoft Office 2016, and why you may want to consider doing so.

Why You Want An MOS (Or Any Other) Certification
The more your internal staff can handle, the less they have to lean on others for assistance.

Chances are, these “others” would be the members of your internal IT team (assuming that you have more than one person in the first place). Otherwise, they’ll likely spend a bunch of valuable time trying to Google the answer to their question.

Therefore, it only makes sense to have your staff be capable of as much as possible independently, without the need to turn to someone else or an Internet search. That way, everyone’s time is used more efficiently, maintaining productivity and allowing everyone to focus on what needs to be done.

When a solution is as commonly used as Microsoft Office is, this only becomes even more evident.

Certifications are effectively seals of approval from an authority. If someone was to be certified as a Microsoft Office Specialist, it more or less is just proof provided by Microsoft that this someone does indeed know their stuff when it comes to the Office software suite. Having certified people on staff means that a business is able to handle more advanced situations.

The Operational Benefits Of A Microsoft Office Specialist
Microsoft’s productivity software titles are among the most commonly used in the business world, to the point where many of their applications’ names are now synonymous with the documents they produce - how often have you heard someone call a presentation a “Powerpoint” instead of a “slideshow?”

As a result, chances are fairly high that your business is one that uses at least one of the applications included in the “Microsoft Office” suite.

Like we said before, a lot of time can easily be wasted trying to do something in an Office program, especially if the person is having difficulty remembering how to perform a task that they do not need very often, or have never encountered before.

However, if your team has a few Microsoft Office Specialists on it, they would be able to assist with a quick message, reducing the stress put on your IT staff and allowing them to continue their other duties without interruptions coming in (at least, interruptions from Microsoft Office requests).

How to Become Certified
To learn more about this certification, visit Microsoft’s official page describing it. The official test is exclusively administered by Certiport testing centers, who provide a useful test center locator to help you figure out where and when your next testing opportunity is.

To otherwise assist your staff with their technology issues, and take some more of the workload from your internal IT staff’s shoulders, k_Street Consulting, LLC is here to help. Reach out to us at (202) 640-2737 to discuss our solutions with one of our professionals.

As 2018 Ends, Mobile Cyberthreats Won’t
VoIP and Other Business Phone Options
 

Comments

No comments made yet. Be the first to submit a comment
Already Registered? Login Here
Guest
Tuesday, June 25 2019

Captcha Image

Mobile? Grab this Article!

QR-Code dieser Seite

Tag Cloud

Healthcare Firewall Apps Statistics Windows Server 2008 User Error Small Business People Assessment Excel Botnet Computer Care Workplace Tips Google Docs Public Cloud Social Multi-Factor Security GDPR Retail Microsoft Windows 7 Software as a Service Phishing Computer Fan Line of Business Consultant Software Tech Support Sync Entrepreneur Big data Windows 10s Social Media Operating Systems Computer Repair Customers Specifications Alert IT Management Customer Service FENG Camera Emergency Reputation Relocation Maintenance Screen Mirroring Mobility Computing Infrastructure Video Games Start Menu Document Management Net Neutrality Office App Social Networking Enterprise Content Management Network Security Criminal Conferencing Rootkit Remote Monitoring Saving Money HVAC Backup Hosted Solution File Sharing Risk Management Safe Mode Holiday Tablet Hiring/Firing Redundancy Samsung Regulations Email Distributed Denial of Service Server Office Tips Scalability IT solutions Biometrics Meetings Efficiency Machine Learning Smart Technology Cleaning Storage Scam Hacking ISP Business Intelligence Mobile Office Networking Spam Blocking Streaming Media Budget CrashOverride Remote Maintenance Privacy Bring Your Own Device Touchscreen Administrator Disaster Recovery NIST Biometric Security Paperless Office Quick Tips Augmented Reality Password Manager Wireless Leadership Windows Password Black Market Identity Theft IT Support Thank You Data Storage BYOD Smart Office Bluetooth Best Available Default App Online Currency Flexibility Telephony Online Shopping Word Marketing Printer Distribution Files Comparison Data storage Information Staff Outlook Windows 10 Virtual Private Network Training Business Mangement Backup and Disaster Recovery Bandwidth Computer Ransomware Twitter Encryption Application malware eCommerce OneNote Innovation Mobile Device Smart Tech Frequently Asked Questions Inventory IaaS Best Practice Shadow IT Tip of the Week Cast Strategy Read Voice over Internet Protocol Hard Drives Compliance Health VPN iphone Emails Microsoft Office Safety BDR Physical Security Unified Threat Management Saving Time Mobile VoIP Display Spam Company Culture Amazon Humor Virtual Reality Trending Recovery Gmail Hosted Solutions Office 365 Printer Server Lithium-ion battery Browser analytics Students IT service Business Technology Charger Apple Workforce CES Automobile Managed IT Value Data Warehousing Professional Services Business Computing Data Breach Telephone Systems Mobile Devices Hacker IT Infrastructure Remote Monitoring and Maintenance Managed Service Provider Data Recovery Digital Signature Upgrade ROI Website Internet exploMicrosoft Money Data Automation Google Search Manufacturing IoT Point of Sale PDF YouTube OLED Social Engineering Content Filter Monitor Evernote Data Management PowerPoint Data Protection Chrome Cache Computers Laptop Employee Data Security Battery Nanotechnology Save Money Cabling Employer-Employee Relationship Update travel Skype Tech Term Windows 8 Solid State Drive Robot Transportation Warranty HBO Memory Two-factor Authentication Multiple Versions Unified Communications LinkedIn Analysis Customer Relationship Management Infrastructure Cloud Computing Cortana Internet of Things Employer Employee Relationship Thought Leadership Wireless Charging Business Audiobook Communication Hackers IT Consultant Security Miscellaneous Gadgets HaaS Wire Applications Shortcut Authentication Antivirus Servers Chromecast Accountants Help Desk Virtual Assistant Entertainment Intranet Phone System Business Management Cybercrime Network Tablets Books SharePoint Security Cameras Blockchain Investment Managing Stress 5G Tip of the week Music Network Congestion Remote Computing Wearable Technology Proactive Wiring How to Cameras Analytic User DDoS Vendor Archive Virtualization Domains Users Touchpad Virus Private Cloud Collaboration Electronic Health Records Vendor Management Science Best Practices Productivity Hosted Computing IBM Cybersecurity Regulation Connectivity NarrowBand Microchip Cryptomining Flash Experience Notifications Two Factor Authentication Hring/Firing avoiding downtime Gaming Console Hybrid Cloud Operating System Tools Cloud Managed IT Services Law Enforcement Lifestyle Worker IT Plan How To File Versioning Keyboard Digital Signage Webinar Google Digital Payment IT Solutions Fraud Router Internet Environment Proactive IT Password Management Virtual Desktop Administration Cryptocurrency Data Backup Google Drive Uninterrupted Power Supply Human Resources Search Devices Instant Messaging Computer Accessories Fiber-Optic Hardware Running Cable Software Tips Techology Remote Work Netflix Access Control Theft Root Cause Analysis Education Insurance Printers Save Time Shortcuts Mobile Computing IT Services Government Passwords communications Analyitcs Utility Computing Fax Server USB Pain Points Proactive Maintenance Internet Exlporer Android Windows 10 Outsourced IT Wireless Internet WIndows 7 Smartwatch Patch Management Public Computer Legal Going Green Product Reviews Project Management Mobile Device Management Electronic Medical Records Bing Bloatware Addiction Practices Wireless Technology Data loss Smartphone Cables HIPAA User Tips Benefits Content Restore Data Logistics The Internet of Things Facebook Programming Smartphones Amazon Web Services Cost Management Worker Commute eWaste Audit Advertising Content Filtering Knowledge Google Apps Telephone System WiFi Current Events Work/Life Balance Technology Productivity SaaS Windows Media Player Settings Troubleshooting Credit Cards Politics Managed IT Services Business Owner Employee/Employer Relationship Downtime Supercomputer Unsupported Software Millennials Mouse Television Vulnerability Loyalty Managed Service Wi-Fi MSP Workers End of Support Congratulations Search Engine Business Continuity webinar IT Support Database E-Commerce Colocation Remote Worker Telecommuting Content Management Sports History Recycling Information Technology Artificial Intelligence

Sign up for our Newsletter!

  • Company Name *
  • First Name *
  • Last Name *