Each time a new version of Microsoft Office is released, a flurry of books, training courses, and other resources quickly follow. Almost always—whether those resources are identified as being for beginner, intermediate, or advanced users—they expect that you need to learn everything again from the ground up. But, just because there’s a new version of Microsoft Office, doesn’t mean that Microsoft Office is new to you.

As a trainer and document consultant, I’ve often been frustrated by the lack of available resources that move beyond ‘click here’ or ‘point there’ to explain why things work the way they do, which best practices can make a real difference to your work, and what tools you may be missing that could simplify your work and ...

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