What’s New in Office 365: Productivity Features and Enhancements to Keep Your Team Moving

October 30, 2018 Cara Stafford

It’s not always easy to stay up-to-date with the continuous updates and enhancements that Microsoft rolls out for all the Office 365 tools. While New Signature can certainly help manage these features for you, we are also here to help pass on education surrounding the newest and more helpful updates within Office 365, and get your team excited about the new tips and functions to increase productivity and get more done.

Sometimes the updates can vary from desktop to mobile and web apps, so be sure to check out all the updates on the official Microsoft Office 365 support page, but here are some the notable updates from the past thirty days:

  • 3D Animated Content in PowerPoint
    You won’t need special glasses to take advantage of these exciting effects. Similar to GIFs, you can now insert 3D models into your presentations, creating more impressive and engaging content. Check out the full instructions for using these animations here.
  • New Ribbon Designs
    You may have noticed something different about your Office 365 programs after your last update. The tool ribbons at the top now feature a sleeker, easier-to-see look that are never pixelated. Get a closer look at the makeover on the Microsoft blog post.
  • Upcoming Outlook Changes
    Microsoft has rolled a new feature that is called “Coming Soon”, and it allows users to test out and play with new tools prior to large feature roll outs. This allows for greater adoption rates and smoother learning curves, because users can try out the changes on their own schedule.
  • New Proofing Tools
    Office 365 offers an elevated version of proofreading tools that provides intelligent editing of spelling, grammar and stylistic issues. You can understand quickly how to improve your writing. Watch the promo video around this new feature here.

The cloud is ever-fluid and updates to Office 365 environments can seem overwhelming to businesses or difficult for IT department to find the time to catch up on. New Signature is a global managed service provider with the ability to maintain your Office 365 environment for you, so you can focus on achieving more with your business.

Connect with New Signature expert today to get started.

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