Chicago ACT! User Group 2009 Meeting Schedule
Exchange ideas, learn shortcuts, and keep abreast of the latest developments. Both novice and
experienced ACT! users are welcome. Meetings start with a lecture/demonstration and conclude with an
open question and answer session. Meetings in Schaumburg run from 7:00 to 9:00 PM. Meetings are FREE and open
to the public. No reservations are required.
Door prizes at each meeting!
ACT! User Group 2009
|Date / Time/ Location
7 PM - 9
|eMarketing Drip Campaigns
eMarketing Drip Campaigns : ACT! 6 to ACT
11 - See what kind of email campaigns you can run from inside ACT and using
ACT! with Outlook and even Not using ACT. Get tips to improve your email
deliverability. See options to enhance your
Learn how you can use SwiftPage for email broadcasts and drip marketing
campaigns. Free trails of swiftpage will be available.
7 PM - 9
|Mini Lesson- Backups and Database Maintenance
Backups and Database Maintenance: All computer systems need good backups and maintenance. Learn your
options and how to test if your efforts are working. See a low cost way to
automatically backup your information off site.
Learn how to use the ACT! Scheduler program to run maintenance and do
backups each night during this free mini training session.
7 PM - 9
Review the newest ACT! Version and see live a demonstration: Learn the
top 10 new features in ACT!s latest version (12) including eMarketeing Tips and
Learn about the new Sage Premier Care options and some customization tips
from Alan Lee.
7 PM - 9
|ACT! for mobile users: phones, PDAs, and web interface
Review the newest ACT! version and see live a demonstration: Learn the
top 10 new features in ACT!s latest version (2010) including eMarketeing Tips,
and some customization tips from Alan Lee.
Special Guest Speaker: Paul Abbinanti
Indirect Account Executive
Paul will explain how users of the new 4G WiMax technology can move around
Chicago connected to the internet wirelessly; at high speeds, like cable
If you have questions or want to try the new CLEAR services, ask Alan
Alan will discuss ACT! for mobile users: phones, PDAs, and web
interface: Learn new and different approaches for iPhones, Palm, and
Blackberry; Learn the differences between synching ACT! with a PDA and using a
Blackberry with an external service such as Handheld Contact. Alan will share
marketing insights that will help you use ACT! to increase your
ACT! for WEB gives you access to your data via a web
Handheld Contact is ACT! on your BlackBerry with Wireless Sync . . .It's
like having ACT! on your BlackBerry.
ACT! for WEB gives you access to your data via a web browser.
Handheld Contact is ACT! on your BlackBerry with Wireless Sync . . .It's like having ACT!
on your BlackBerry.
Any one using any CRM or any version of ACT! is welcome, novice or expert.
Discussions are moderated by Alan Lee, Certified ACT! Consultant and Sales
Meetings are held at the Schaumburg Township Library, located at 130 S. Roselle Road
Schaumburg, IL 60193
MAP to Schaumburg Township Library
The Chicago ACT! User Group is a Special Interest Group of the Chicago Computer Society and jointly
sponsored with E Tech Systems and Sage. Call the ACT! User Group Coordinator, Alan Lee, at (847)
352-4770 for questions on the group or email
us with address changes.
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