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Learning Path: Become a Small Business Owner

Start your own business and get it right the first time. Learn everything you need to become a small business owner, from understanding the responsibilities of entrepreneurship to figuring out the legal, financial, and operational aspects of your future business.

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Learning Path: Become an Excel 2013 Microsoft Office Specialist

Validate your proficiency and advance your career as a certified Microsoft Office Specialist in Excel 2013. You'll master creating and managing worksheets and workbooks through hands-on training and performance-based scenarios.

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Learning Path: Become a Manager

As a manager, success is predicated on your ability to achieve goals working with your team. The good news is that management is a skill that can be learned. This path is designed to provide you with the key considerations, skills and competencies to help you become and succeed as a manager.

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Learn new business skills and tools

Our expert instructors teach you how to manage your time, build your business, and develop your employees. Learn how to work more effectively with tools like Excel, Word, Outlook, Sharepoint, and with operating systems like Windows 8 and Mac OSX.

Office 2016. Explained.

Office 2016 is packed with new features, including a new user interface, collaboration tools and more. Find out what’s new in Office 2016 and why it matters to you.

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  • view course page for SharePoint Online Essential Training

    Get started using SharePoint Online, the cloud-based version of SharePoint, for business collaboration and real-time documentation sharing. Find out how to save and share documents, create team sites and site collections, work with libraries and list apps, manage permissions, and create simple workflows.

    9h 18m
    Appropriate for all
     

  • view course page for SharePoint 2016 and SharePoint Online New Features

    Learn what's new in SharePoint 2016 and SharePoint Online, the cloud-based version of SharePoint. Gini Courter covers new features such as Office 365 and OneDrive integration, durable links, and the new Compliance Center.

    1h 12m
    Appropriate for all
     

  • view course page for Time Management with Outlook 2016 Calendar and Tasks

  • view course page for Efficient Email Management with Outlook 2016

    Get your inbox under control. Learn to streamline your Outlook 2016 workflow with tips, strategies, and techniques for reviewing and organizing email.

    3h 7m
    Intermediate
     

  • view course page for Learn Microsoft Power BI Desktop: The Basics

  • view course page for Mail Merge in Depth with Word 2016

    Learn how to merge Word documents, labels, envelopes, and email with Word 2016's Mail Merge feature. Create personalized letters and emails quickly and easily.

    2h 20m
    Intermediate
     

  • view course page for Forms in Depth with Word for Mac 2016

  • view course page for Forms in Depth with Word 2016

    Learn how to create electronic forms that are visually pleasing and easy to navigate with Word 2016.

    1h 30m
    Intermediate
     

  • view course page for Up and Running with Office Mix

    Learn how to use Office Mix, the PowerPoint add-in that lets users turn existing presentations into interactive online videos.

    1h 15m
    Beginner
     

  • view course page for Managing Projects with Box

    Learn how to manage your projects with Box, the online content management software.

    1h 15m
    Appropriate for all
     

  • view course page for Sway Essential Training

    Sway Essential Training

    with Gini Courter

    Learn how to best use Sway, the new presentation tool for Office users.

    1h 15m
    Beginner
     

  • view course page for Up and Running with Skype for Business

    Learn how to use Skype for Business to connect with important contacts, deliver presentations, and keep in touch on the go.

    1h 35m
    Beginner
     

  • view course page for Word 2013: Styles in Depth

    Learn how to use Word 2013 styles to help save time creating consistent and well-designed documents.

    3h 29m
    Intermediate
     

  • 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.

    3h 14m
    Beginner
     

  • view course page for Word 2013: Templates in Depth

    Become more efficient in Word 2013 by using and sharing templates, one of the thousands available in Word or one you create yourself.

    1h 46m
    Intermediate
     

  • 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
    Appropriate for all
     

  • view course page for Using Office 2013 Themes and Templates for Branding

  • 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
     

  • view course page for Yammer Essential Training

    Yammer Essential Training

    with Gini Courter

    Learn how Yammer works, and find out how to join the conversation or create a new Yammer network at your organization.

    2h 27m
    Intermediate
     

  • view course page for SharePoint Designer 2013: Branding SharePoint Sites

  • 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 55m
    Intermediate
     

  • view course page for Power BI Features in Depth

    Learn how you can easily search, access, and analyze data within and outside your organization in just a few clicks with Power BI—the business intelligence features that lie inside Microsoft Office.

    5h 57m
    Intermediate
     

  • view course page for SharePoint Designer 2013: Custom Workflows

  • view course page for Outlook Web App (OWA) 2013 Essential Training

  • view course page for Data-Driven Presentations with Excel and PowerPoint

  • view course page for Outlook Web App (OWA) 2010 Essential Training

  • view course page for InfoPath 2013 Essential Training

    Create and publish sophisticated electronic forms using the latest version of the Microsoft form-creation tool InfoPath.

    6h 57m
    Beginner
     

  • view course page for SharePoint 2013 Essential Training

  • view course page for SharePoint 2013 New Features

    Dive in and explore what's new in SharePoint 2013, including enhancements to social networking, sharing, libraries, templates, and search.

    2h 20m
    Beginner
     

  • view course page for Outlook 2007: Time Management with Calendar and Tasks

    Get the most out of Outlook's robust task management features, from making appointments, to creating and completing tasks, to color-coding calendars and tasks for at-a-glance review.

    2h 24m
    Intermediate
     

  • view course page for Outlook 2010: Time Management with Calendar and Tasks

    Get the most out of Outlook's robust task management features, from making appointments, to creating and completing tasks, to color-coding calendars and tasks for at-a-glance review.

    2h 27m
    Intermediate
     

  • view course page for InfoPath 2010 Essential Training

  • view course page for Word 2010: Forms in Depth

    Word 2010: Forms in Depth

    with Gini Courter

    Offers in-depth instruction on the form creation tools found in Word 2010.

    2h 4m
    Intermediate
     

  • view course page for Word 2007: Forms in Depth

    Word 2007: Forms in Depth

    with Gini Courter

    Offers in-depth instruction on the form creation tools found in Word 2007.

    2h 23m
    Intermediate
     

  • view course page for Word 2007: Mail Merge in Depth

  • view course page for Word 2010: Mail Merge in Depth

  • view course page for Outlook 2007: Effective Email Management

  • view course page for Outlook 2010: Effective Email Management

  • view course page for Word 2010 Essential Training

  • view course page for Word 2010 New Features

    Word 2010 New Features

    with Gini Courter

    Shows how to use features in Microsoft Word 2010 to create professionally formatted and richly illustrated documents.

    1h 55m
    Appropriate for all
     

  • view course page for Access 2010: Real-World Projects

    Uses real-world examples to explore Access’s database creation and management features.

    28m 27s
    Appropriate for all
     

  • view course page for Outlook 2010: Real-World Projects

    Explores the new features in Microsoft's popular email and calendaring program that make email and scheduling easier to manage.

    15m 34s
    Appropriate for all
     

  • view course page for PowerPoint 2010: Real-World Projects

    Presents each of the new features in the latest edition of Microsoft’s presentation software in the context of a real-world project.

    34m 9s
    Appropriate for all
     

  • view course page for Word 2010: Real-World Projects

    Explores Microsoft's powerful word processing application through real-world situations involving the tasks performed daily by administrators, executives, and everyone in between.

    22m 14s
    Appropriate for all
     

“I went from not knowing how to turn on a computer to learning Outlook, Word, and some Excel. I ended up switching careers from a hands-on job requiring no technical knowledge to administration using Microsoft Office Suite. You were instrumental in helping me to attain that job. Thank you.” —Sonya O.
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