Office 365 Planner Essentials
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Office 365 Planner Essentials

The Easy Way To Manage Your Team, Right Inside Office 365
4.6 (39 ratings)
Course Ratings are calculated from individual students’ ratings and a variety of other signals, like age of rating and reliability, to ensure that they reflect course quality fairly and accurately.
137 students enrolled
Created by Chip Reaves
Last updated 10/2018
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English, Spanish
Current price: $16.99 Original price: $24.99 Discount: 32% off
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This course includes
  • 1 hour on-demand video
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
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What you'll learn
  • Discuss the relationship between Plans, Cards, Buckets, and Labels
  • Describe how Planner works with the Office 365 Groups app
  • Create Tasks and Assign them to others
  • Review deadlines and progress with Charts and the Dashboard
Requirements
  • An Office 365 account is recommended.
Description

Learn How to use Office 365 Planner to Organize Your Team in a Powerfully Simple Visual Format

The Planner tool in Office 365 is a powerful team management tool, providing features comparable to standalone project management apps but without the high price tag – in fact it’s included free with most Office 365 Business plans.

What does Planner do and how can teams use it to effectively delegate and manage tasks?  In this “Uniquely Engaging” TM  course from Bigger Brains we’ll look at the key features of Planner, including:

·         An overview of how Planner can manage your workload

·         Demonstrations of Plans, Cards, Buckets, and Labels

·         How Planner works with the Office 365 Groups app

·         Creating Tasks and Assigning them to others

·         Reviewing deadlines and progress with Charts and the Dashboard

·         Creating and managing Plans

·         The strengths and risks of this very new Planner tool, and what Microsoft is working to improve.

Who this course is for:
  • This course is ideal for anyone using Office 365.
  • This course is useful to people looking to manage plans and tasks using Office 365 Planner.
Course content
Expand 5 lectures 45:16
+ Planner Essentials
5 lectures 45:16

Microsoft Planner is a powerful task-management and planning system, and in this module Chip and Ben cover the basics of what Planner is and how it works. 

Preview 08:43

In this lesson Chip and Ben explore all the features of task cards in Microsoft Planner. 

Preview 12:45

Organizing your buckets properly is an important part of Microsoft Planner, and in this lesson Chip and Ben will show you how it works. 

Working with Buckets
04:45

In this module Chip and Ben look at how to use Planner Boards and your Planner Hub to organize and view your Plans and tasks.

Managing my Plans
10:42

In this updated module Chip and Ben look at some new features in Microsoft Planner, including multi-person task assignments and Board filtering options.

Planner Updates
08:21