Self-contained tips on the latest online tools, such as Google Apps, Skype, YouTube, Mint.com, Etsy, and more.
The 2013 update to our popular series demystifies some of the most challenging of the 300+ formulas and functions in Excel and shows how to put them to their best use.
Learn to motivate, communicate with, and manage a team.
Discover how to proactively manage project schedules.
Learn the basics of composing, sending, and replying to messages with Gmail, the free email service from Google.
Learn to manage your inbox with Outlook.com, the free web email service from Microsoft.
Learn how to coach, transform, and empower employees and teams in ways that increase retention and improve the bottom line.
Learn to protect you and your client's interests and ensure a great creative design with a well-written contract.
Learn to establish your identity as a leader and connect with your team when you first step into a management position.
Learn to manage your project's deadlines, tasks, and resources with Microsoft Project 2013.
Learn to summarize, sort, count, and chart your data with Excel PivotTables.
Learn how to access your Exchange account online using Outlook Web App (OWA).
Learn how to work with your FileMaker database on the go and understand the design considerations that come with mobile access.
Learn how to leverage the power of Microsoft Word and create strong, standout documents.
Create and publish sophisticated electronic forms using the latest version of the Microsoft form-creation tool InfoPath.
Get started using SharePoint Server 2013 for business collaboration and real-time documentation sharing.
Provides tools and insights for self-employed designers just starting out.
Learn how to create a full-length, interactive math lesson with a glossary, equations, illustrative charts and graphs, and a section that tests your students on what they've learned.
Prepare yourself for a new career or transition to freelancing.
Walks you through the advanced FileMaker Pro development techniques, including using calculations, security, advanced reporting, scripting, sharing, and web publishing.
Learn how to quickly create and share professional diagrams with Microsoft Visio 2013.
Illustrates the basics of setting up a Pinterest account and aggregating inspiration from around the web.
Learn how to create a lab manual for your students with iBooks Author.
Leverage the templates and intuitive toolset in iBooks Author to create custom course material.
Bruce Heavin, cofounder of lynda.com, gives an inspiring and whimsically illustrated talk about following your curiosity and embracing failure as the stairway to success.
Discover how to combine advanced HTML5 form elements to gather personal details from your site visitors and deliver a better user experience.
Reveals over 65 tips, tricks, and shortcuts in Excel.
Dive in and explore what's new in SharePoint 2013, including enhancements to social networking, sharing, libraries, templates, and search.
Learn the basics of using OneNote 2013 to create, edit, and save notes.
Covers the best ways to create, edit, and customize a website with the easy-to-implement templates in Google Sites.
Explores how delegating helps your team build experience while meeting business goals and introduces a four-phase model to delegate tasks and projects large and small.
Gives expert tips and techniques for getting the most out of the iPad.
Get up and running with Prezi, a cutting-edge tool for creating dynamic presentations and interactive stories.
Demonstrates how to use the Apple iBooks Author application to create and publish your own iBook, without extensive design or publishing experience.
Learn to manage a project and balance the goals, schedule, team members, and clients involved in a creative endeavor.
Develop a plan for analytics by asking the right questions, measuring the right numbers, and correctly interpreting the data.
Teaches the basics of creating, editing, and sharing presentations with PowerPoint 2013.
Take a tour of the essential features of Access 2013 and discover how to build a database and store your data more efficiently.
Learn how to leverage the power of Outlook to stay on top of all your important connections.
Teaches you the fundamentals of Word for Windows 2007.
Increase your brand's visibility and take advantage of the free features in Facebook to communicate and advertise your photography or videos.
Dig into the craft of writing a compelling story, with practical how-to advice and before-and-after writing samples.
Teaches you the fundamental skills you need to work with Excel.
Discover how to join the conversation, share pictures, and find out what your friends and family are up to—all without compromising your privacy.
Get started building a profile, joining groups, and researching career opportunities with the world's largest professional networking site, LinkedIn.
Shows you the basics of using SharePoint Foundation 2013 for business collaboration and real-time document sharing.
Teaches you the basics of working with documents in Word 2013, from creating and editing to formatting text.
Take a look at suite-wide enhancements like cloud integration, Touch Mode, PDF editing, and Ribbon customization, as well as individual app improvements added to Office 2013.
Teaches you the basics of using Excel 2013 to enter and organize data, use functions, and build charts and PivotTables.
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