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  • view course page for Monday Productivity Pointers

    Self-contained tips on the latest online tools, such as Google Apps, Skype, YouTube, Mint.com, Etsy, and more.

    12h 16m
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  • view course page for OneNote for Mac 2011 Essential Training

    Learn how to use OneNote, the popular note-taking and sharing app, to get and stay organized.

    1h 49m
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  • view course page for Office 365 for Mac: Excel Essential Training

    Learn everything you need to master Excel for Mac—now accessible from anywhere with an Office 365 subscription.

    6h 20m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Windows 10 Essential Training

    Learn all the essential features of Windows 10, including everything you need to know to install Windows 10, customize it to your liking, and start working with files and applications.

    7h 52m
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  • view course page for Up and Running with the Chrome Browser

    Enjoy a better Internet experience with Chrome, the web browser from Google, by learning to get the most from its features.

    2h 31m
    Beginner
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  • view course page for Office for Mac 2016 New Features

    Take a look at all the features and enhancements in Microsoft's new Office for Mac 2016 suite.

    1h 33m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Business Etiquette: Phone, Email, and Text

    Learn how to strike the right tone in emails, text messages, and phone calls; include the right information; and understand what communication method to use when.

    59m 3s
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  • view course page for Up and Running with Internet Explorer

    Learn how to browse the web, manage privacy settings, and use add-ons to extend your web experience in Internet Explorer.

    1h 55m
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  • view course page for Organizing Your Office for Maximum Efficiency

    Professional organizer Suzanna Kaye shows how to set up any office for maximum productivity.

    1h 2m
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  • view course page for Mobile for Business: Setting Up Your Android Phone or Tablet

    Learn how to set up your Android phone or tablet to accomplish critical business tasks: reading email, delivering presentations, and more.

    1h 51m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Mobile for Business: Setting Up Your iPad and iPhone

    Learn how to set up your iPhone or iPad to accomplish critical business tasks: reading email, delivering presentations, and more.

    1h 37m
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  • view course page for Mobile for Business: Using Productivity Apps

    Learn how to turn your Android or iOS device into a serious business tool with these productivity apps and workflow tips.

    3h 23m
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  • view course page for Migrating from Office 2010 to Google Apps

    Learn everything you need to know to smoothly migrate from Office 2010 to Google apps.

    1h 15m
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  • view course page for Migrating from Office 2013 to Google Apps

    Learn everything you need to know to smoothly migrate from Office 2013 to Google apps.

    1h 20m
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  • view course page for Using Office Shapes and SmartArt to Enhance Business Documents

    Use Office shapes and SmartArt to spice up such business docs as presentations, fliers, conceptual graphics, and even Venn diagrams, org charts, and more.

    1h 9m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for eBay for Sellers Essential Training

    eBay for Sellers Essential Training with Christopher Matthew Spencer

    eBay PowerSeller Christopher Matthew Spencer shares how to sell virtually anything for a profit on eBay.

    2h 48m
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  • view course page for Up and Running with Apple Watch

    Quickly get up to speed with Apple Watch, the first wearable technology from Apple.

    40m 25s
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Google Voice Essential Training

    Get the most out of Google Voice, the powerful voicemail and calling platform.

    1h 0m
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  • view course page for PayPal Essential Training

    PayPal Essential Training with Christopher Matthew Spencer

    Learn how to send and receive online payments securely with PayPal and how to deploy PayPal for your business or nonprofit.

    2h 44m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Migrating from Google Apps to Office 2013

    Learn how to convert and migrate documents, email, spreadsheets, and presentations from Google to Office, and start using the unique features in Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook.

    3h 40m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Top 10 Apps for Enhanced Productivity

    Learn about the top ten apps for staying productive and on task. See how to get voicemails transcribed, merge and manage calendars, track expenses, sign PDFs electronically, and more.

    44m 29s
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  • view course page for Managing To-Do Lists

    Managing To-Do Lists with Suzanna Kaye

    Discover ways to prioritize your tasks and track to-do lists on paper, and learn about 5 apps for effectively managing your digital to-do lists.

    41m 27s
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  • view course page for QuickBooks Desktop Tips and Tricks

    Become more productive with these QuickBooks Desktop tips and tricks. Discover tricks for numbering transactions and invoicing, and speed up tasks such as finding info.

    3h 1m
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  • view course page for Google Docs Essential Training

    Discover how to use Google Docs, the free cloud-based word processing program.

    1h 31m
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  • view course page for Dragon NaturallySpeaking Essential Training

    Learn how to use Dragon NaturallySpeaking, the leading speech-recognition software, for everything from dictating text to controlling your PC.

    1h 53m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Outlook for iOS and Android First Look

    Get a first look at the new Outlook app for iOS and Android, a mobile version of your favorite email and calendaring program that helps you do more on a small screen.

    12m 55s
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Android Phone and Tablet Security Fundamentals

    Keep the critical information on your Android phone or tablet safe and secure with these proactive and easy-to-implement tips.

    2h 18m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for iPhone and iPad Security Fundamentals

    Keep your data and device safe with these proactive and easy-to-implement security tips for iPhone and iPad users.

    1h 42m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for FreshBooks Essential Training

    Learn how to use FreshBooks accounting software to track time, expenses, and invoices, and generate reports for tax season.

    1h 59m
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  • view course page for Going Paperless: Start to Finish

    Professional organizer Suzanna Kaye helps businesses and individuals go paperless.

    2h 17m
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  • view course page for Up and Running with Xbox One

    Learn how to extend the Xbox One beyond gaming with apps and external hardware.

    1h 55m
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  • view course page for Computer Security and Internet Safety Fundamentals

    Learn how to safeguard your computers and laptops, keep your digital data secure, and protect your online privacy in this beginner's guide to cybersecurity. See how to prevent malware, viruses, and security breaches on your computers and networks.

    1h 44m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for QuickBooks Payroll Essential Training

    Learn to manage and run company payroll with QuickBooks Payroll and these tutorials from Bonnie Biafore.

    1h 30m
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  • view course page for Word 2013: Mail Merge in Depth

    Create personalized letters, envelopes, labels, and even email messages that address recipients by name, with the Mail Merge feature in Word 2013 and these expert-led training videos.

    2h 46m
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  • view course page for Speeding Up and Maintaining Your Mac

    Speed up your Mac! Learn how to diagnose and solve basic Mac performance problems, including processor, RAM, and hard-drive-related issues.

    1h 32m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Using Office 2013 Themes and Templates for Branding

    Learn how to create themes that can be used in all Office 2013 apps, and build the themes into templates that lock down content.

    3h 41m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Up and Running with OneDrive

    From storing and recovering files to sharing photos and files with others, explore everything you can do with OneDrive, Microsoft's free cloud storage service.

    1h 15m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for iOS 8: iPhone and iPad Essential Training

    Learn to make your way around iOS 8 and get the most from your new iPhone or iPad. See how to make calls, send email, browse the web, get around town, take notes, shoot photos and videos, listen to music, and more.

    9h 4m
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  • view course page for Setting Up Your Small Business as a Legal Entity

    Helps entrepreneurs understand if they should incorporate, and navigate choosing and setting up a corporate entity.

    1h 5m
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  • view course page for QuickBooks Pro 2015 Essential Training

    Learn how to manage the finances for your small business with QuickBooks Pro 2015 for Windows, the world's most popular accounting software.

    4h 7m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Selling on the Amazon Marketplace

    Sell and market your products via Amazon, using the online retailing giant's marketplace for third-party sellers.

    3h 30m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Office for iPad and iPhone Essential Training

    Take the rich features and productivity power of Word, Excel, and PowerPoint on the go with Office for iPad and iPhone.

    1h 11m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Home Techonomics

    Home Techonomics with lynda.com Staff Authors

    Discover the latest in home technology. Get reviews and recommendations of products like fitness monitors, smart lighting systems, speakers, routers, and other devices that make our lives more productive and fun.

    1h 27m
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  • view course page for Outlook 2013: Efficient Email Management

    Be more productive in Outlook 2013. These tutorials will help you review your email quickly, organize and find messages, and automate some email tasks.

    2h 7m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Mac OS X Yosemite Essential Training

    Take an in-depth exploration of Yosemite, Apple's new Mac operating system.

    8h 4m
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  • view course page for iCloud Essential Training

    Keep your documents, apps, contacts, and more synchronized and secure across multiple devices and computers—Windows and Mac alike—with iCloud.

    2h 40m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Securing Microsoft Office Files

    Keep your Microsoft Office documents secure and private with these tutorials for Office 2007, 2010, 2013, and even Office 365.

    1h 21m
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  • view course page for Norton Internet Security Essential Training

    Learn how to protect your network, set up antivirus protection and firewalls, and scan for malware and suspicious activity with Norton Internet Security.

    1h 51m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Migrating from Office 2007 to Office 2010

    Upgrading from Office 2007 to Office 2010? Get used to the new interface, and explore the latest features in Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook.

    2h 10m
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  • view course page for Migrating from Office 2010 to Office 2013

    Upgrading from Office 2010 to Office 2013? Get used to the new interface and touch controls, and explore the latest features in Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook.

    2h 4m
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