It is much easier - and cheaper - to run a business today. In the past, you had to pay a fortune for business software. But cloud services have changed that. Today you can get access to enterprise-grade (that means large business-approved) business software at the monthly cost of one fast food meal. Out of all of these, the first and most important is a good email/calendar suite - and there are none better than Office365.
What is Office365?
In Office365 you get top-level email and calendar services right through your browser or a mobile app. It is one of a few similar online services, but Office365 leads the market.
Now, it may be a little confusing because Microsoft also calls the desktop software it sells by the same name. Here though we are discussing Office365 OWA (Outlook Web Access) that can be reached via https://outlook.office365.com.
OWA is effectively the Microsoft software, but accessed over the internet. It is an email application, a calendar, contacts and a task-list.
A personal or home OWA subscription also gives access to all the online versions of popular Microsoft applications: Word, Excel, PowerPoint, OneNote, Sharepoint and many more. Each of these can be loaded and used through a browser or app. If you subscribe to a slightly higher t...