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Up and Running with Basecamp
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Up and Running with Basecamp

with Bonnie Biafore

Video: Welcome

(MUSIC). Hi, I'm Bonnie Biafore. And welcome to Up and Running with Basecamp. This course introduces you to the basic tools you need to get started using Basecamp. We'll begin by walking you through creating a new Basecamp account. Then I'll show you how to create projects and invite people to them. After that, we'll go over creating to-do lists and adding to-dos for the tasks in your project. Next, we'll explore communicating with teammates including starting discussions and adding comments. I'll describe methods for working with files so they're easy to find and share with others.
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  1. 54s
    1. Welcome
      54s
  2. 4m 37s
    1. What is Basecamp?
      2m 10s
    2. Creating your account
      2m 27s
  3. 9m 30s
    1. Creating a new project
      1m 28s
    2. Opening a project
      2m 46s
    3. Flagging a favorite project
      1m 17s
    4. Archiving, exporting, or deleting a project
      3m 59s
  4. 16m 33s
    1. Adding people to your Basecamp account
      4m 12s
    2. Inviting people to a project
      2m 17s
    3. Removing people from a project or your Basecamp account
      1m 56s
    4. Organizing people by company or group
      3m 37s
    5. Accepting an invitation to a project
      1m 33s
    6. Updating your personal information and settings
      2m 58s
  5. 12m 15s
    1. Creating a to-do list
      4m 20s
    2. Creating to-dos for project tasks
      3m 35s
    3. Filtering to-dos by person or due date
      2m 10s
    4. Marking a to-do as complete
      2m 10s
  6. 17m 3s
    1. Having discussions with others
      4m 44s
    2. Working with discussions and comments
      3m 17s
    3. Keeping others in the loop
      3m 19s
    4. Working with Basecamp through email
      5m 43s
  7. 10m 6s
    1. Uploading and downloading files
      2m 25s
    2. Organizing and finding files
      4m 10s
    3. Collaborating on a text document
      3m 31s
  8. 19m 43s
    1. Working with calendars
      3m 36s
    2. Adding an event to a calendar
      2m 35s
    3. Creating repeating events
      3m 43s
    4. Using a calendar for scheduling
      2m 38s
    5. Synching a calendar
      2m 29s
    6. Seeing what's happening in a project
      2m 43s
    7. Seeing the big picture
      1m 59s
  9. 8m 11s
    1. Creating a template for future projects
      3m 21s
    2. Adding elements with dates to a template
      2m 19s
    3. Creating a project from a template
      2m 31s
  10. 1m 28s
    1. Next steps
      1m 28s

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Up and Running with Basecamp
1h 40m Appropriate for all Jun 19, 2013

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In this course, author Bonnie Biafore shows you how to manage projects, teams, and schedules using Basecamp, a popular cloud collaboration tool. Find out how to start a Basecamp account, create new projects, and invite team members to participate. The course also covers handling work with to-do lists, communicating via comments and email, storing files, and working with templates in Basecamp. Project managers will also learn to track activities and progress in to-do lists or the Basecamp calendar.

Topics include:
  • What is Basecamp?
  • Creating projects
  • Archiving, exporting, or deleting a project
  • Adding users to your Basecamp account
  • Updating personal information and settings
  • Creating to-dos for project tasks
  • Working with discussions and comments
  • Using Basecamp on your mobile device
  • Uploading and downloading files
  • Working with calendars
  • Creating a template for future projects
Subjects:
Business Collaboration Productivity Project Management
Software:
Basecamp
Author:
Bonnie Biafore

Welcome

(MUSIC). Hi, I'm Bonnie Biafore. And welcome to Up and Running with Basecamp. This course introduces you to the basic tools you need to get started using Basecamp. We'll begin by walking you through creating a new Basecamp account. Then I'll show you how to create projects and invite people to them. After that, we'll go over creating to-do lists and adding to-dos for the tasks in your project. Next, we'll explore communicating with teammates including starting discussions and adding comments. I'll describe methods for working with files so they're easy to find and share with others.

Finally, we'll explore several ways to see what's going in your projects. Basecamp is an easy to use tool for collaborating on projects. So let's dive in and get you up and running with Basecamp.

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