In the latest release of Office 2016 for mac (office 365), Microsoft have finally included the ability to customise the ribbon; a feature available for the Windows versions since Office 2007.

This means that all you mac users can now enjoy the benefits of our enhanced Word, PowerPoint and Excel templates.

Needless to say, Microsoft haven’t quite included all the functionality and some things within Word for mac still work in a slightly different way. So existing enhanced templates may need to be tweaked a bit, but at least the fundamentals are now in place, to allow us to support mac users as well as Windows users.

So, thank you Microsoft.

(did I really just say that out loud?!)

If you want to see how enhanced templates can help you, you can download demonstration templates from our website.

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What could be better than having one of the most experienced document formatters in the industry on tap to support your bid?

Having both of them!

Kay Jones and Andrea Collier have joined forces at Checkpoint, to provide unparalleled bid formatting experience and Word expertise, creating a team of experts dedicated to helping you produce high quality, consistent bid documentation.

Each with over 15 years experience, supporting and coordinating large bids across multiple industry sectors (including civil engineering and infrastructure, rail franchises and transport, and defence), they provide a cornerstone of bid production support, in this high pressure environment.

So, whether you need:

  • one off support for a specific bid
  • ongoing support, as required
  • improvement or development of templates
  • training for your writers on how to use templates properly
  • or just some advice on how to use Word more effectively and improve your documentation processes

We can help you out.

Just contact Andrea, either via LinkedIn, or the Checkpoint website and she’ll be happy to discuss any requirements you may have.

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