May 01

Be Careful Making Appointments on Your Smartphone from a Different Time Zone

Microsoft Outlook Tips and Techniques

When travelling in Texas recently, I received an email for a noon lunch appointment the following week. So I added it to Outlook on my Windows Phone as usual.

Unfortunately, I missed the appointment because when I returned home to Eastern time, the appointment appeared on my calendar as 1 PM (noon in Texas). It was rude, embarrassing, and bad for business.

Read our new paper on why and how to avoid this: Missing an Appointment Set on a Smartphone while in a Different Time Zone