What is Microsoft 365?

What is Microsoft 365?

What is Microsoft 365?

Microsoft 365 is a subscription service that offers a suite of productivity and collaboration tools for individuals, businesses, and organizations. With Microsoft 365, you can access the latest versions of Office apps such as Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, and more, as well as cloud services such as OneDrive, SharePoint, Teams, and Exchange. You can also get advanced security features, device management, and support from Microsoft experts.

Microsoft 365 is designed to help you achieve more with innovative apps, intelligent cloud services, and world-class security. Whether you need to create professional documents, manage projects, communicate with your team, or secure your data, Microsoft 365 has a plan that suits your needs and budget. You can choose from different plans for personal use, home and family, small and medium businesses, large enterprises, education, and non-profit organizations.

Microsoft 365 is more than just Office apps. It’s a comprehensive solution that empowers you to work smarter, faster, and more securely. You can access your files and apps from any device, collaborate with anyone in real time, and stay productive with AI-powered features. You can also customize your experience with add-ons and integrations from Microsoft and third-party partners.

If you want to learn more about Microsoft 365 and how it can benefit you or your organization, visit the official website or contact a Microsoft representative. You can also sign up for a free trial or buy a subscription online. Microsoft 365 is the ultimate productivity solution for the modern workplace.

Eta Katherine, excels at 2017 Microsoft Office Specialist World Championship, Anaheim, CA

Eta Katherine, excels at 2017 Microsoft Office Specialist World Championship, Anaheim, CA

Katherine made Nigeria and Africa proud at the just ended 2017 Microsoft Office Specialist World Championship 

2017 Microsoft Office Specialist World Championship

With about 560,000 competitors from 122 countries, Katherine competed in the Microsoft Office global competition. The competition tests and awards students skills in Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint.
Is there a competition in Word, Excel and Power point? Apparently yes! and it’s been going on for 16 years. It goes to show there are more ways these programs are used in ordinary day activities. You best maybe use Microsoft Excel for your invoices and Word for your curriculum vitae, uh? lol. There’s more, like using Excel for data computations, analysis and visualizations, etc, etc.  

Eta Katherine was 3rd finalist in the Microsoft Word 2016 category. Winning a cash price of $ 1,500, a medal of achievement and a winners certificate. She competed with 156 finalists in the final round of 2017 Microsoft Office Specialist World Championship in Anaheim, USA.  In the concluding round, finalist participate in unique project-based tests. Demonstrating their ability to create documents, spreadsheets and presentations for the information presented in Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.

“We are proud to support the MOS World Championship and grateful to meet young people from all parts of the world. Who have discovered the power of Microsoft Office skills for productivity and employability.”  – Anneleen Vaandrager – Microsoft Senior Director Education Industry 

How to Participate in the Microsoft Office Specialist World Championship ?

The competition is opened to students aged 13 to 22. There are three Microsoft Office categories Word, Excel and Power Point of either 2016 or 2013 tracks.  

Students must take a qualifying Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) certification exam from an accredited learning institution. In other cases, national or regional competitions are held to determine representatives. Selected finalists then compete in the Microsoft Office Specialist World Championship. 
Regional participation and availability varies by country. Further details can be obtained by contacting a local Certiport Solution Provider or MOSchampionship@pearson.com . 

Winners of the tracks get a cash price of $ 7,000, a medal of achievement, trophy, winners certificate and prizes from Microsoft. Second place finalist get $ 3,500, a medal of achievement and winners certificate.

Here is a list of 2017 wining finalist from all categories and tracks.