Just-in-time training and Newminder Jarad are in this week’s top BIZ articles

Have you been keeping up with our new content? Check out this roundup of our popular posts of the week, or our previous weeks’ Best of posts.

1) Just-in-time training—Keeping Pace with the Cloud

They updated the Facebook app AGAIN? Software updates aren’t the same massive overhauls as they were 10 years ago—now, they’re incremental and they show up all the time! Check out these 5 tips for staying on top of updates and new features

2) Google Apps updates [January]

January 2015 saw some big updates for Google Apps, including a robust new App search mechanism in Gmail, an overhaul to the Chrome browser’s App Launcher, and a big list of MS Office file types, now compatible with Google Docs. Get the details here.

3) Meet Newmind: Jarad Selner

If April showers bring May Flowers, then Jarad Selner brings the jazz to Newmind Group. When he’s not working for our education team, Jarad Selner plays in two bands, and maintains a collection of various musical instruments. He’s also the reigning champ of Dr. Mario and Tetris.

4) Share Google Drive links outside of your domain [Mar/Apr Google Apps Updates]

In March, Google added the ability to share links to your Google Drive files, and make them viewable by anyone with the link—no Google sign-in required! Check out how, along with many more updates from the past two months.

5) Incremental Innovation: Find the best tool for now, not the best tool ever

“I didn’t find a ‘perfect’ solution, but I found a good fit for us, for the next few years.” How does your organization take on change-management? Check out this story of Newmind’s trial and error in replacing a critical piece of business software, and see how you can innovate without disruption.
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About

Garrett Wenger is a storyteller and marketer at Newmind Group, and a native to Kalamazoo, MI. He received his BFA in English Literature from Western Michigan University, and has heritage in Southwest Michigan’s creative writing community. He published his first book of poetry in late 2013, and he has been featured in numerous literary journals.