Technology news October 2009

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Three tricks for formatting rows in Excel

I'm sure that you've worked with data sets in Excel where the information starts blurring together. In this article I discuss several techniques that I use avoid getting lost in the forest.
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Microsoft announces free business intelligence tool

The tool formerly known as "Project Gemini" has been officially dubbed Microsoft PowerPivot for Excel 2010. This data analysis tool will enable Excel 2010 users to analyze very large data sets in seconds.
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English? Spanish? TaxWise allows you to choose

Even if your Spanish vocabulary is limited to the words taco and burrito, you can help Spanish-speaking tax clients.
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Survey: Highest performing CPA firms know how to leverage technology

Creating a long-term sustainable business advantage is the key to success for accounting firms, in both good and challenging times, yet some firms do it better than others.
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New CCH product suite demonstrated to accounting professionals

CCH introduced and demonstrated its new ProSystem fx Suite to 1,000 tax and accounting professionals at the company’s annual CCH User Conference in National Harbor, MD this week.
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6 Quick and easy tips for improving your Web presence

If you have a Web site, or if you are advising clients who have a Web site, there are steps you can take to improve that site's rankings in the search engines.
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QuickBooks 2010 for Mac offers the simplicity of a Mac with powerful new tools

QuickBooks 2010 for Mac gives small business owners powerful new tools that help them be more productive and profitable with the simplicity they expect from a Mac product. Available in late October, QuickBooks 2010 for Mac, from Intuit Inc., helps business owners:
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Favorite QuickBooks tips and tricks

Having worked with QuickBooks for over 13 years, I’m always on the lookout for helpful hints and time saving tips.
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Going green with QuickBooks

AccountingWEB QuickBooks columnist Joe Woodard shares some of his favorite tips for taking QuickBooks to the next level - and staying green in the process!
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Intuit announces release of QuickBooks 2010

Intuit has announced the release of QuickBooks 2010 financial software with new online capabilities designed to help small businesses save and make money.
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Like it or not, accountants must be technology consultants

Accountants are their clients’ most trusted business advisors, and often that means that clients will turn to accountants for technology advice.