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Microsoft Office

  • Microsoft Office 2013: An Overview
    Microsoft has revealed an updated look for its line of Office products. Learn about the changes to the Ribbon and the new file tab, and how this new interface can increase productivity by bringing the tools you need to you when you need them.
  • Word 101
    This workshop is an introduction to the basic applications of Word. In this workshop, you will learn some of the basic functions such as how to enter and edit text, insert pictures, and use text wrap.
  • Microsoft Word: Using APA Style
    The APA style guide is one of the three foremost writing style guides and is used by disciplines such as psychology, sociology, business and several other social sciences. When you're writing your research papers, you can focus more on the content of your work by setting up Word to follow the guidelines of APA from beginning to end.
  • Microsoft Word: Using MLA Style
    The MLA style guide is one of the three foremost writing style guides and is used by disciplines such as English, literature and foreign languages. Authors can focus more on the content of their papers and reports by setting up Word to follow the guidelines of MLA from beginning to end.
  • Microsoft Office: Mail Merging
    Save time and energy by using mail merges to create form letters, address labels and even nametags for events. Focusing on Microsoft Word, Excel and Publisher, this workshop will show you the ins and outs of saving time with merges.
  • Word Formatting Tips & Tricks
    This workshop will show you how to use those hidden things in Word that can make document formatting much easier. You will learn how to set different types of tab stops, use page breaks and section breaks effectively, insert page numbers on landscape pages, and much more.
  • Excel 101
    This workshop is an introduction to the basic applications of Excel. In this workshop, we will expose you to spreadsheets, workbooks, cells, columns, rows, formatting cells, and simple calculations. If you are a beginner at Excel this workshop is perfect for you!
  • Microsoft Excel: Creating a Budget Sheet
    Keeping your finances in order can be a breeze once you set up Excel to handle your budget. Learn how to create a register to keep track of spending and ways to analyze your budget. Charts can also provide helpful visuals to promote better spending habits.
  • Excel: Charts
    This workshop will show you how to turn your Excel data into professional charts.
  • Winning Presentations
    Learn how to create effective PowerPoint presentations without going overboard. Slide transitions, animations, sounds, and graphics can very easily be overused. Learn how to use just the right amount and how a little bit of animation can go a long way.
  • Microsoft PowerPoint: Video, Audio, and Slide Timings
    PowerPoint can do much more than just display slides and text. Learn how to incorporate audio and video into you presentations and how to properly store your files for mobility. Using slide timings and narration can even turn your presentation into a downloadable tutorial!
  • PowerPoint 101
    This workshop introduces how to create a presentation. You will learn how to insert slides and apply transitions and animations. You will also learn how to insert music, video files, and YouTube videos.
  • Publisher 101
    Publisher is Microsoft's page layout program that allows you to create business cards, banners, posters, fliers, brochures, newsletters, and more. Learn how to get started using Publisher and see what sets this program apart from the rest.
  • Microsoft Publisher: Creating a Newsletter
    The print power of Publisher is often underestimated, but find out how much this program can do. With a little practice and experience, you can use Microsoft Publisher to create high-quality and professional newsletters without having to spend too much on high-end software.

If you need a workshop on an older version of a Microsoft Office product (2007, 2010), we can customize one for you.