April 2014

Taking Charge of Your Inbox - Top Tips for Managing E-mail, Calendar & Contacts Seminar

Status: This seminar has been cancelled due to low registration.
Date: Tuesday, April 1, 2014
Time: 8:30 AM-9:00 AM: Registration and Hot Breakfast
9:00 AM-11:00 AM: Taking Charge of Your Inbox
Location: Vancouver, BC
Presenter: Darci LaRoque, Swirl Solutions
Credit: 2 Informal Professional Development Hours (PDH)
Cost: Early Bird Price Engineers and Geoscientists BC Member: $179.00 + GST = $187.95 until Mar 18, 2014

Engineers and Geoscientists BC Member and EIT/GIT Regular Price: $279.00 + GST = $292.95

Non-Member Price: $279.00 + GST = $292.95

Student Member Price: $139.50 + GST = $146.48
Please Note: *A minimum number of registrations are needed by March 18, 2014 to proceed with this seminar. Please register early to avoid cancellation.
**All prices are subject to applicable taxes.
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Taking Charge of Your Inbox - Top Tips for Managing E-mail, Calendar & Contacts Seminar. Microsoft is still one of the most used Email platforms in the world, but studies show we only use 10-15% of its capabilities. Learn to take control of your email and your Outlook! Tired of duplicate contacts? You don't know how to invite someone to a meeting? Why aren't your contacts updating? This workshop shows you how to stay on top of your work by learning some awesome organizational and productivity skills. We use Microsoft Outlook 2010 to show you but these rules and processes apply to all email clients (Google, Entourage, Outlook express, etc). Discover how your Smartphone (BlackBerry, iPhone, Samsung, etc.) syncs and reads from your email client.

This session if for anyone looking to be more tech savvy and have a desire and need to be more productive.
Anyone who need to manage personal information such as e-mail, contacts, and calendar more effectively, efficiently and productively. Make the complex simple!
Messaging - Organizing your Inbox
 Signature
 How to get people to READ your emails
 How to find an email fast
 The rule for contacts
 Mapping
 Never forget a Birthday or Anniversary again
Calendar - Organize meetings and attendees
 Who's who and what’s what
 Exploring your Outlook Calendar
 Colour Coding
 How to create meetings
 Creating your own acronyms to work in all of Office
 Rules
 Voting
 Unique uses of a signature
 Out of Office
 Etiquette

 Darci LaRoque, Swirl Solutions
Darci started Swirl Solutions Technology Training in 2007 and Darci Talks Online training in 2013. She spent three seasons on Get Connected TV, a national technology TV show, offers tech tips on Global’s BC1, has been on numerous radio shows and national publications. She is all about technology certified as a Novell Systems Engineer, Microsoft support specialist and a certified BlackBerry Specialist.
Darci LaRocque is an award‐winning technology trainer and speaker. Many have referred to Darci as a technology superstar because of her insight regarding Smartphones and Tablets and how to best take advantage of what they offer. Darci's strength is explaining in a user‐friendly way how to become more productive on smartphones and tablets while also saving on your wireless bills. These devices have changed how we live, work, eat and play. Darci’s understanding of technology and desire to make it fun for everyone makes her training and presentation style interactive, humorous and informative.


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