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  • Top 20 Apple keyboard shortcuts for business users (free PDF)

    Downloads · Jan 2018 · Provided By TechRepublic

    Having a go-to set of Apple keyboard shortcuts can greatly boost your users' productivity. Here are some handy tricks worth remembering. From the list: For Apple users, proprietary keys can be daunting at first, but they offer a host of timesaving shortcuts to make your workday easier. There...

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  • Server deployment/migration checklist

    Downloads · Nov 2017 · Provided By TechRepublic Premium

    One configuration error or overlooked step can send your server deployment off a cliff. This checklist will help you complete the process efficiently and avoid costly mistakes. For a comprehensive look at the new features, minimum requirements, and install options offered by Windows Server 2016, check out this

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  • Computer hardware depreciation calculator

    Downloads · Nov 2017 · Provided By TechRepublic Premium

    Every department, regardless of size, needs to employ and account for depreciation—particularly if that department manages assets such as laptops, servers, and production machinery. How else are you going to know when it’s time to purchase new equipment? With the help of this worksheet, you’ll be able to calculate standard...

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  • Enterprise IoT calculator: TCO and ROI

    Downloads · Oct 2017 · Provided By TechRepublic Premium

    Many businesses are making use of IoT devices these days--but does an IoT implementation make financial sense for your company? To help you decide, this handy tool will enable you to calculate the total cost of ownership and return on investment for IoT devices. Just plug in your company's current...

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  • Hiring kit: ecommerce tech analyst

    Downloads · Jul 2017 · Provided By TechRepublic Premium

    A qualified ecommerce tech analyst can help make sure your online sales system is the best it can be—a make-or-break deal for many companies. This hiring kit includes a job description, sample interview questions, and a basic want ad to help you find the best candidates to fill the ecommerce...

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  • Lunch and learn: Dealing with the risks of identity theft

    Downloads · May 2017 · Provided By TechRepublic Premium

    This ready-made lunch and learn presentation will help educate your users about the risks of identity theft, how to avoid becoming a victim, and what to do if they think their personal information (or that of a colleague or customer) has been stolen. The PowerPoint presentation is based on our...

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  • New user education checklist

    Downloads · Dec 2016 · Provided By TechRepublic Premium

    This checklist is designed to help you ensure that new employees have been trained on all the systems, software, and devices they’ll be working with. You can tweak the entries in the various sections to match your needs. Where Tech Pro Research offers a sample corporate policy, we’ve included a...

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  • Employee political activity policy

    Downloads · Nov 2016 · Provided By TechRepublic Premium

    This sample policy provides a basic outline of the measures an organization should take to protect and maintain the safety of all employees, customers, vendors, and visitors regardless of political affiliation. From the policy: Introduction No matter where in the world an enterprise operates, politics is going...

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  • Equipment reassignment checklist

    Downloads · Nov 2016 · Provided By TechRepublic Premium

    Reclaiming and reusing equipment helps you get the maximum value out of your IT investments—as long as you follow a standardized procedure to ensure that equipment is safe to reassign. This checklist will help ensure that no steps are missed along the way. The checklist spans the reassignment process,...

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  • IT help desk support SLA

    Downloads · Nov 2016 · Provided By TechRepublic Premium

    This SLA defines guidelines for services and support offered by the internal IT help desk. The goal is to help end-user departments better understand service and support levels. It also outlines appropriate steps that end users should take when they encounter problems. From the SLA: Introduction An internal...

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