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  • Tools & Templates // May 2015

    Sample files: Random time values, conditional formatting, and a PivotTable solution

    These files demonstrate the techniques explained in the article Office Q&A: Random time values, conditional formatting, and a PivotTable solution.

    Provided By TechRepublic

  • Tools & Templates // Sep 2010

    Product usage survey

    You may not be seeing any obvious signs that your relationship with a client is souring, but there could be hints that everything isn't as rosy as it once was -- or could be again. This survey will help you evaluate your relationship with your client.

    Provided By TechRepublic

  • Tools & Templates // Jul 2010

    Telephone interview cheat sheet

    Speed up the hiring process by making the most of phone interviews. This cheat sheet can serve as a template for all your phone interview needs.For more great interviewing resources and information, check out our Career Management blog.

    Provided By TechRepublic

  • Tools & Templates // Mar 2010

    Technical conference report template

    With today's shrinking IT budgets, tech leaders must get the maximum value from every training dollar. This IT conference report template will make it easier to justify costs, establish value, and enable staff to share information they pick up at technical events.

    Provided By TechRepublic

  • Tools & Templates // Mar 2010

    User satisfaction survey

    Surveys offer an excellent way to determine the level of end-user satisfaction, but to get accurate and useful results, you need a clear and simple assessment form. This survey includes a mix of easily answered check box questions designed to gauge user satisfaction with equipment and support. It also includes...

    Provided By TechRepublic

  • Tools & Templates // Jan 2010

    Accomplishments Tracker Template

    Having a structured way to keep track of your noteworthy accomplishments will help you highlight your contributions when review time rolls around. Use this handy template to detail the best (and worst) of your performance throughout the year.

    Provided By TechRepublic

  • Tools & Templates // Nov 2008

    Automated invoice template

    If you're looking for a convenient, no-frills way to generate invoices, this template may be just what you need. It prompts for client information, includes a table for listing charges, and calculates taxes and totals for you.For instructions on how to create your own Word invoice template (and how to...

    Provided By TechRepublic

  • Tools & Templates // Apr 2006

    Use this simple letter of agreement for your quick consulting jobs

    Your smaller projects may not require a full-blown contract, but you should still get the arrangement in writing. A letter of agreement like this one will enable you to spell out the details you and the client have worked out. When you prepare to engage in a long-term or...

    Provided By TechRepublic

  • Tools & Templates // Jan 2006

    Build your own consulting contract using this sample form

    Both independent consultants and their clients benefit when they're working with a solid contract. Download this sample contract from TechRepublic member and IT consultant Randy Barger as a guide for preparing your next consulting agreement. E-mail makes it easy to assume a fairly informal relationship with your clients. But...

    Provided By TechRepublic

  • Tools & Templates // Jan 2006

    Solicit valuable feedback from clients with these evaluation forms

    Surveys can help you determine whether your clients are satisfied with your work, expose trouble spots, and allow you to make corrections. Here are two forms you can use to find out how well you're doing. Your clients may appear to be satisfied with the work you're doing for...

    Provided By TechRepublic

  • Tools & Templates // Aug 2005

    Check HIPAA compliance with this Excel calculator

    Our HIPAA compliance calculator will help covered entities determine the status of their compliance efforts in the areas of HIPAA Privacy, Standardization of Code Sets, Security, National Provider Identifier, and Monitoring. The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) requires all healthcare organizations using electronic protected health information (ePHI),...

    Provided By TechRepublic

  • Tools & Templates // Aug 2005

    Build a foundation for project success with this definition template

    This comprehensive project definition template will help you develop a clear and effective document to guide participants and stakeholders through the completion of a project. The project definition clarifies the deliverables, the scope, and the overall approach of a project. It also communicates the project vision to the other...

    Provided By TechRepublic

  • Tools & Templates // Aug 2005

    Encourage professional growth with this development plan template

    This simple template can serve as a tool for promoting the professional development of your employees by outlining their developmental objectives and defining specific measures to achieve them. Professional growth involves collaboration between you and your employees. You're responsible for providing training and development opportunities--but they're responsible for taking...

    Provided By TechRepublic

  • Tools & Templates // Jul 2005

    Keep stakeholders in the loop with this project status report template

    Download this template to effectively communicate project status to stakeholders and keep everyone on the same page. This updated template, created by project management expert Tom Mochal, will enable you to keep stakeholders apprised of the current status of a project and will help ensure that there are no...

    Provided By TechRepublic

  • Tools & Templates // Jul 2005

    Active Directory object nomenclature checklist

    Plan a migration, reorganize your AD installation, or integrate new organizations into your existing directory by creating a nomenclature for distinguishing objects. This Excel workbook is designed as a resource for developing a standard for object nomenclature in your Active Directory installation. The workbook focuses on users, groups, computers,...

    Provided By TechRepublic

  • Tools & Templates // Jul 2005

    Quality assurance checklist for outsourced projects

    You need some level of involvement in an outsourced project to validate that the outsourcer will deliver within your expectations. This checklist will help you monitor the progress of the project to ensure all commitments are met. Understanding all the responsibilities that accompany an outsourced project can challenge even...

    Provided By TechRepublic

  • Tools & Templates // Feb 2005

    Gap Analysis Tool: E-commerce

    Trying to figure out whether your current e-commercesolution will meet your needs? TechRepublic's GapAnalysis Tool can help--rank which requirements matter most to you, inputrankings for your current solution, and get a gap analysis to help identify thekey issues and determine the best solution. Once you've identified the areaswhere you need...

    Provided By TechRepublic

  • Tools & Templates // Nov 2002

    Project roles and responsibilities template

    Assuming that your team members know what they need to do in a project is a formula for failure. This roles and responsibilities template, submitted by a TechRepublic member, will help you document each person's expected contributions.

    Provided By TechRepublic

  • Tools & Templates // Nov 2002

    Disaster recovery plan template

    Putting a disaster recovery plan in place isn't cheap, though it's never as expensive as not having one when disaster strikes. But as one TechRepublic member explains, there is a cost-effective approach, and he provides a template to follow.

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  • Tools & Templates // Aug 2002

    Sample project proposal template

    Being able to quickly explain the potential benefits of an added Web site feature can help a consultant address a client's concerns over a project's importance. This project proposal sheet will help persuade your clients to take the plunge.

    Provided By TechRepublic

  • Tools & Templates // May 2002

    A CIO resume template

    If you're dusting off that resume to revamp for a new career goal or just to get it up to date, this new CIO resume template will help guide you on what should be included and how best to present your expertise and skills to potential employers.

    Provided By TechRepublic

  • Tools & Templates // Jan 2002

    Download this project plan template

    If you've taken on a small to midsize project that doesn't warrant a full-scale plan in Microsoft Project, download this Excel spreadsheet template sent in by a TechRepublic member for quick and easy project management.

    Provided By TechRepublic

  • Tools & Templates // Jul 2005

    Active Directory object nomenclature checklist

    Plan a migration, reorganize your AD installation, or integrate new organizations into your existing directory by creating a nomenclature for distinguishing objects. This Excel workbook is designed as a resource for developing a standard for object nomenclature in your Active Directory installation. The workbook focuses on users, groups, computers,...

    Provided By TechRepublic

  • Tools & Templates // Nov 2002

    Disaster recovery plan template

    Putting a disaster recovery plan in place isn't cheap, though it's never as expensive as not having one when disaster strikes. But as one TechRepublic member explains, there is a cost-effective approach, and he provides a template to follow.

    Provided By TechRepublic

  • Tools & Templates // May 2002

    A CIO resume template

    If you're dusting off that resume to revamp for a new career goal or just to get it up to date, this new CIO resume template will help guide you on what should be included and how best to present your expertise and skills to potential employers.

    Provided By TechRepublic

  • Tools & Templates // Nov 2008

    Automated invoice template

    If you're looking for a convenient, no-frills way to generate invoices, this template may be just what you need. It prompts for client information, includes a table for listing charges, and calculates taxes and totals for you.For instructions on how to create your own Word invoice template (and how to...

    Provided By TechRepublic

  • Tools & Templates // Aug 2005

    Encourage professional growth with this development plan template

    This simple template can serve as a tool for promoting the professional development of your employees by outlining their developmental objectives and defining specific measures to achieve them. Professional growth involves collaboration between you and your employees. You're responsible for providing training and development opportunities--but they're responsible for taking...

    Provided By TechRepublic

  • Tools & Templates // Jul 2005

    Keep stakeholders in the loop with this project status report template

    Download this template to effectively communicate project status to stakeholders and keep everyone on the same page. This updated template, created by project management expert Tom Mochal, will enable you to keep stakeholders apprised of the current status of a project and will help ensure that there are no...

    Provided By TechRepublic

  • Tools & Templates // Aug 2005

    Build a foundation for project success with this definition template

    This comprehensive project definition template will help you develop a clear and effective document to guide participants and stakeholders through the completion of a project. The project definition clarifies the deliverables, the scope, and the overall approach of a project. It also communicates the project vision to the other...

    Provided By TechRepublic

  • Tools & Templates // Nov 2002

    Project roles and responsibilities template

    Assuming that your team members know what they need to do in a project is a formula for failure. This roles and responsibilities template, submitted by a TechRepublic member, will help you document each person's expected contributions.

    Provided By TechRepublic

  • Tools & Templates // Aug 2005

    Check HIPAA compliance with this Excel calculator

    Our HIPAA compliance calculator will help covered entities determine the status of their compliance efforts in the areas of HIPAA Privacy, Standardization of Code Sets, Security, National Provider Identifier, and Monitoring. The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) requires all healthcare organizations using electronic protected health information (ePHI),...

    Provided By TechRepublic

  • Tools & Templates // Jan 2006

    Build your own consulting contract using this sample form

    Both independent consultants and their clients benefit when they're working with a solid contract. Download this sample contract from TechRepublic member and IT consultant Randy Barger as a guide for preparing your next consulting agreement. E-mail makes it easy to assume a fairly informal relationship with your clients. But...

    Provided By TechRepublic

  • Tools & Templates // Jul 2005

    Quality assurance checklist for outsourced projects

    You need some level of involvement in an outsourced project to validate that the outsourcer will deliver within your expectations. This checklist will help you monitor the progress of the project to ensure all commitments are met. Understanding all the responsibilities that accompany an outsourced project can challenge even...

    Provided By TechRepublic

  • Tools & Templates // Jan 2006

    Solicit valuable feedback from clients with these evaluation forms

    Surveys can help you determine whether your clients are satisfied with your work, expose trouble spots, and allow you to make corrections. Here are two forms you can use to find out how well you're doing. Your clients may appear to be satisfied with the work you're doing for...

    Provided By TechRepublic

  • Tools & Templates // Aug 2002

    Sample project proposal template

    Being able to quickly explain the potential benefits of an added Web site feature can help a consultant address a client's concerns over a project's importance. This project proposal sheet will help persuade your clients to take the plunge.

    Provided By TechRepublic

  • Tools & Templates // Feb 2005

    Gap Analysis Tool: E-commerce

    Trying to figure out whether your current e-commercesolution will meet your needs? TechRepublic's GapAnalysis Tool can help--rank which requirements matter most to you, inputrankings for your current solution, and get a gap analysis to help identify thekey issues and determine the best solution. Once you've identified the areaswhere you need...

    Provided By TechRepublic

  • Tools & Templates // Jan 2010

    Accomplishments Tracker Template

    Having a structured way to keep track of your noteworthy accomplishments will help you highlight your contributions when review time rolls around. Use this handy template to detail the best (and worst) of your performance throughout the year.

    Provided By TechRepublic

  • Tools & Templates // Apr 2006

    Use this simple letter of agreement for your quick consulting jobs

    Your smaller projects may not require a full-blown contract, but you should still get the arrangement in writing. A letter of agreement like this one will enable you to spell out the details you and the client have worked out. When you prepare to engage in a long-term or...

    Provided By TechRepublic

  • Tools & Templates // Jan 2002

    Download this project plan template

    If you've taken on a small to midsize project that doesn't warrant a full-scale plan in Microsoft Project, download this Excel spreadsheet template sent in by a TechRepublic member for quick and easy project management.

    Provided By TechRepublic

  • Tools & Templates // Jul 2010

    Telephone interview cheat sheet

    Speed up the hiring process by making the most of phone interviews. This cheat sheet can serve as a template for all your phone interview needs.For more great interviewing resources and information, check out our Career Management blog.

    Provided By TechRepublic

  • Tools & Templates // Sep 2010

    Product usage survey

    You may not be seeing any obvious signs that your relationship with a client is souring, but there could be hints that everything isn't as rosy as it once was -- or could be again. This survey will help you evaluate your relationship with your client.

    Provided By TechRepublic

  • Tools & Templates // Mar 2010

    Technical conference report template

    With today's shrinking IT budgets, tech leaders must get the maximum value from every training dollar. This IT conference report template will make it easier to justify costs, establish value, and enable staff to share information they pick up at technical events.

    Provided By TechRepublic

  • Tools & Templates // Mar 2010

    User satisfaction survey

    Surveys offer an excellent way to determine the level of end-user satisfaction, but to get accurate and useful results, you need a clear and simple assessment form. This survey includes a mix of easily answered check box questions designed to gauge user satisfaction with equipment and support. It also includes...

    Provided By TechRepublic

  • Tools & Templates // May 2015

    Sample files: Random time values, conditional formatting, and a PivotTable solution

    These files demonstrate the techniques explained in the article Office Q&A: Random time values, conditional formatting, and a PivotTable solution.

    Provided By TechRepublic