Yearly Archives - 2011

We’re Hiring Again – IT Trainee Tele-Marketing Executive/Tele-Sales Executive

IT Trainee Tele-Marketing Executive/Tele-Sales Executive Job Responsibilities: As a Trainee Tele-marketing Executive/Tele-Sales Executive you will be: You will be calling both small and medium size corporate businesses Contacting IT managers, IT Directors and Finance Directors to probe about their existing IT systems Qualifying leads on behalf of our sales team and when appropriate, appointment setting with qualified decision makers Calling database lists to invite prospects to seminars/webinars Following-up mailshots and email blasts to generate inquiries and qualified leads or appointments. Logging [...]

New Vacancy – Join Our Team

Job Description: Google Apps Migration Engineer with MS Exchange Experience This position is for a Microsoft Exchange Engineer who is interested helping organisations transition away from MS Exchange and onto Google Apps. You will be expected to lead Google Apps deployments and data migrations after sufficient on-the-job training from Google and our staff. You will be asked to assist our sales staff in delivering solutions around companies moving from MS Exchange to Google Apps. You will be involved in the [...]

Webinar Recording “How Do I Get Started With Google Apps”

If you missed our series of joint webinars with Google Apps, you can catch with this video on our YouTube Channel. The webinar outlines Google's Vision for the Enterprise, an overview of Google Apps and a demo of the main features in Google Apps. After a short Q & A at the end, some advice is offered around how to setup a small pilot of Google Apps. enjoy the video and let us know your feedback. Webinar: "How Do I Get Started [...]

Zumzum Adds New Google Apps Certified Deployment Specialist

Congratulations to Peter Wightman who recently passed the Google Apps Certified Deployment Specialist exam. This helps Zumzum expand our team of certified deployment specialists and continue to execute on our plans to be the leading Google Apps Reseller in the UK. Pete is Google Apps Certified Deployment specialist number 361, so this group of specialist remains a very limited and elite list of certified specialists. Yes, that's correct, there are no more than around 361'ish Google Apps Certified Deployment Specialists [...]

Google Apps Mail Merge with Google Docs

Google Docs has been growing in stature with is, particularly as it is releasing features on a regular basis. One quite important feature request has been the ability to complete a mail merge with Google Docs. In the past, this has been the realm of power users and Microsoft Office, however, not any longer. By combining the power of Google Apps Script and Google Docs your able to easily merge variable data into your Google Document to personalise your letters [...]

Ian McCall of Dashboard Accounting, Loyal Zumzum Customer Discusses Why Accountants Choose Google Apps Over Excel

This is a great contribution to this article by Ian McCall, who has implemented an IT strategy to migrate to a server-less environment by adopting Cloud based computing for the various businesses he is involved in. On a real, day to day, practical level Ian is demonstrating how to use Cloud based technology to improve user productivity, reduce IT costs and collaborate in new ways with employees, suppliers and customers. We love working in real-time with Ian in spreadsheets as [...]

Zumzum Announces Google Apps Seminar at Google Offices London

Today we are pleased to announce a new event at the new Google Offices in London, Thursday 15th September 2011 at 9.00am. As co-hosts of this event we are inviting organisations that are new to Google Apps to learn about the Google Mission for the enterprise and see the Google Apps suite in action. The event is specifically targeted at small to medium businesses (SMBs) that are exploring the idea of migrating email and collaboration tools to the cloud. Presentations [...]

Welcome to our new web site

Today we began the beta test of our new web site. A number of notable features have been added to the web site to demonstrate the power of Google Sites as a public facing web site. Notice the slide show we have on the home page, the custom Google Theme created to reflect our corporate branding and the live twitter gadget on our home page, not to mention the live chat functions all over our web site. [...]

Cloudforce Manchester

Salesforce continues to expand it's capabilities, customer base and portfolio of solutions. Attending Cloudforce Manchester was an ideal opportunity to learn more about the future direction of CRM or enterprises being more social. Besides, it was great to see the Salesforce team again and network with fellow partners, users and of course prospects. Zumzum continues to grow it's service offerings around Salesforce and we have some incredibly exciting plans in this area so stay tuned for more details to come. [...]

Quick look Office 365 V Google Apps

Today being the launch of Microsoft Office 365, we thought we would have a nose around and see what the competition is making such a fuss about. Initial impressions are that the Microsoft online suite is far less functional than the offline versions of MS Office/Outlook, let alone compete with the elegance of Google Apps in the browser. The disappointment started when not all the functions performed correctly in the Google Chrome Browser of choice (of course) and even changing [...]