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  • view course page for Small Business Secrets

    Small Business Secrets with Dave Crenshaw

    Learn the secrets of successful small businesses in this weekly series with business coach Dave Crenshaw. Get a new tip every Tuesday.

    4h 2m
    Appropriate for all
     
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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.

    10h 57m
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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 13m
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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 Up and Running with Slideshare

    Get the most from SlideShare, the wildly popular website for sharing presentations and other knowledge online.

    45m 24s
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  • view course page for Outlook 2013 Power Shortcuts

    Get over 120 tips, tricks, and keyboard shortcuts to save time, increase productivity, and help you stay organized in Outlook 2013.

    3h 33m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Up and Running with Box

    Up and Running with Box with Gini Courter

    Learn how to share files with Box, the free content management service for businesses.

    2h 54m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Google Sheets Essential Training

    Discover how to use Google Sheets to edit spreadsheets and analyze data.

    2h 50m
    Appropriate for all
     
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  • view course page for iWork for iPad Essential Training

    iWork for iPad Essential Training with Richard Harrington

    Discover how to use iWork, Apple's office productivity suite, on the iPad.

    4h 48m
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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 Typing Fundamentals

    Typing Fundamentals with Anson Alexander

    Learn how to type fast, efficiently, and ergonomically.

    47m 16s
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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 3m
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  • view course page for Up and Running with Publisher 2013

    Get up to speed with Microsoft Publisher, the document-layout and publishing platform.

    30m 6s
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Delivering Keynote 6 Presentations

    Delivering Keynote 6 Presentations with Richard Harrington

    Learn how to deliver a Keynote presentation that wows your audience.

    1h 49m
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  • view course page for Windows 8.1 Tips and Tricks

    Get more done with Windows 8.1. Learn time-saving techniques and keyboard shortcuts for finding files, managing your display, optimizing system performance, and much more.

    2h 11m
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  • view course page for Up and Running with Kindle

    Learn more about using your Kindle. Discover how to set up different options, add bookmarks and annotations, and download ebooks from the Amazon Store as well as from a few free ebook resources.

    1h 32m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Office Online Essential Training

    Learn how to create, edit, and share Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and OneNote documents with Office Online.

    3h 11m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for SharePoint 2013 for Site Champions and Power Users

    Be your team's SharePoint site champion. Learn how to create and export libraries, override checkouts, manage permissions, work with webpages, and create views in SharePoint 2013.

    2h 58m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Excel 2013 Tips and Tricks

    Excel 2013 Tips and Tricks with Dennis Taylor

    Discover the best tips and tricks in Excel 2013, and unleash the real power of this popular, powerful software.

    4h 34m
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  • view course page for Speeding Up Your Home PC for Beginners

    Discover simple ways to speed up your home PC and free up more space on your hard drive.

    45m 52s
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  • view course page for Up and Running with Meetup

    Discover how to use the popular group event organizer Meetup—the place to make friends, participate in activities with people who share your interests, and network with local industry experts.

    1h 2m
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  • view course page for 1Password Fundamentals

    1Password Fundamentals with Abby Lorts

    Learn how to store and protect important identity information, like logins, passwords, and credit card data, as well as conduct personal security audits and generate more secure passwords with 1Password.

    39m 20s
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Numbers 3 Essential Training

    Learn how to analyze and present your data with Numbers, Apple's intuitive spreadsheet program

    4h 10m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Up and Running with Asana

    Up and Running with Asana with Bonnie Biafore

    Discover easy project and task management with Asana.

    57m 19s
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  • view course page for Selling on Etsy

    Selling on Etsy with Jess Stratton

    Start selling your handcrafted products on Etsy, the online marketplace and eBay alternative for artisans and small businesses.

    38m 39s
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  • view course page for Up and Running with Bitcoin

    Understand the bitcoin virtual currency and how it compares to other forms of money; learn how to send, receive, and "mine" it; and discover how to protect and track your bitcoin transactions.

    1h 0m
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  • view course page for Pages 5 Essential Training

    Make your documents stunning with Pages, Apple's powerful word processing and page layout application.

    4h 23m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Quicken 2014 Essential Training

    Learn how to manage your money and chart your financial future with Quicken, the personal finance application.

    2h 44m
    Appropriate for all
     
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  • view course page for Word 2013 Power Shortcuts

    Word 2013 Power Shortcuts with Maria Langer

    Unlock the full capabilities of Word 2013 with expert tips, tricks, and shortcuts.

    3h 33m
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  • view course page for Up and Running with NOOK

    Get the most from your NOOK. Discover how to buy ebooks, find free books, adjust your display, and use NOOK's special features, such as bookmarks.

    1h 3m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Up and Running with WebEx Meetings

    Discover how to use WebEx Meetings to host, manage, and record online meetings.

    2h 17m
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  • view course page for Keynote 6: From Outline to Presentation

    Learn how to build a Keynote presentation from scratch, and transform a rough outline into a polished presentation.

    2h 18m
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  • view course page for Up and Running with QuickBooks Online

    Discover how to use QuickBooks Online and manage your finances in the cloud, anywhere you go.

    2h 56m
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  • view course page for Up and Running with Eventbrite

    Discover how to use Eventbrite to plan events and issue tickets.

    41m 18s
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  • view course page for Getting Things Done

    Getting Things Done with David Allen

    Learn the art of getting things done with world-renowned productivity expert David Allen.

    47m 9s
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  • view course page for Gmail Essential Training

    Gmail Essential Training with Jess Stratton

    Learn the basics of composing, sending, and replying to messages with Gmail, the free email service from Google.

    2h 10m
    Appropriate for all
     
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  • view course page for Up and Running with Square Register

    Learn how to start taking payments anywhere with Square Register, the payment processing solution that's perfect for small businesses.

    44m 7s
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  • view course page for Google Docs and Sheets on iOS First Look

    Get a first look at Google Docs and Google Sheets, the standalone iOS apps for working with Google documents and spreadsheets offline and on the go.

    25m 23s
    Appropriate for all
     
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  • view course page for Keynote 6 Essential Training

    Learn to create and deliver Keynote presentations that entertain and inform.

    4h 10m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for OmniGraffle 6 Essential Training

    Translate your ideas into polished diagrams with OmniGraffle, the flexible diagramming application for the Mac.

    2h 1m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Webinar Fundamentals

    Webinar Fundamentals with Sally Norred

    Learn how to plan and host webinars for your company.

    1h 51m
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  • view course page for Up and Running with IFTTT

    Up and Running with IFTTT with Charles G. Hollins

    Organize your life across digital platforms. Connect devices, apps, and services; automate tasks; and web-enable lights, appliances, and even wearable tech with IFTTT—the free "if this, then that" web platform.

    1h 25m
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  • view course page for Windows 8.1 Update 1 First Look

    Get a look at the new interface and features in the Windows 8.1 Update 1.

    3m 48s
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Up and Running with Dropbox

    Start using Dropbox, the popular cloud storage and file sharing service, to help manage your files and organize your digital life.

    1h 7m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Office for iPad First Look

    Office for iPad First Look with Jess Stratton

    Discover the new Office for iPad applications: Excel, PowerPoint, and Word.

    21m 21s
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  • view course page for Up and Running with Evernote for Windows

    Harness the power of Evernote for Windows, a popular cloud note-taking and note-sharing tool that surpasses paper notepads in every way, shape, and form.

    2h 17m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Keynote: Builds, Transitions, Animations, and Effects

    Discover how to use animation effectively in Keynote presentations.

    1h 30m
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  • view course page for iPad for Business

    iPad for Business with Christopher Breen

    Configure and organize your iPad for maximum productivity. Get tips for reading email, reviewing docs, and giving presentations on the go.

    2h 15m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Up and Running with Evernote for Mac

    Harness the power of Evernote for Mac, a popular cloud note-taking and note-sharing tool that surpasses paper notepads in every way, shape, and form.

    2h 18m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for SharePoint 2010 for Site Champions and Power Users

    Be your organization's SharePoint site champion. Learn how to create and export libraries, override checkouts, manage permissions, work with webpages, and create views in SharePoint 2010.

    2h 3m
    Intermediate
     
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