Is your life crazy and hectic? Do you want to get organized and feel like you can easily handle all the events of your day? If so, Google Calendar can help!
In this course you will learn how to use Google Calendar like a pro. By using the variety of elements available in Google Calendar you can be highly organized and efficient.
Google Calendar can help you at work or personally. You can create multiple calendars and share those calendars with other employees or with family. No one will have an excuse they were not informed! Those calendars can even remind you so you don't forget anything. You can even set up the Google Calendar app on your smart devices and you will have your schedule with you wherever you are.
So dive in, and learn how to make your life more efficient and less stressful with Google Calendar!
Learn how to access your Google calendar, familiarize yourself with the calendar layout and customize the date range view.
Learn how to create events on a specific date and time, make an all day event and have events repeat automatically in your calendar.
Learn how to edit events, view additional time zones and add events to your calendar from Gmail.
Learn how to add details to your events. Include where an event is taking place, select the calendar you want the event to appear on, input a description of the event and customize the event color.
Learn how to add pop ups, email or SMS reminders to calendar events.
(*Update: As of June 27, 2015, Google no longer sends SMS notifications.)
Learn how to make sure you schedule an event when the other person is available and not busy, add attachments to your events, use Quick Add to save time creating events and learn how to delete events.
Learn how to add guests to your event, view responses to your invitations and set up a video call.
Learn how to create separate calendars for work, family, fitness and more!
Learn how to share a calendar, set permissions, make a calendar viewable to the world and send a calendar to a friend.
Learn how to print one or more calendars, embed a calendar in a web page and have a daily agenda automatically emailed to you.
Learn how to add Google's "interesting calendars" and how to import a calendar.
Learn how to implement a few of the experimental features in Google Calendar Labs and how to dim past or insignificant events.
Learn how to use the search options to find events in your calendars.
Learn about the variety of settings you can enable for your calendar.
Learn some keyboard shortcuts for Google Calendar, how to add a social media calendar by URL and add an event from an email that Gmail did not not find event information in.
Learn how to use tasks within Google Calendar.
Learn how to get offline access to your calendar and make a backup of your calendar.
Take a look at the Google Calendar app.
Thank you for joining me for this course!
Melanie Hedgespeth is a trainer, owner of an online technology business called mytechrelief.com and a technology manager. She has a Master's degree in Informational Technology, an MCSE and a Bachelor's degree in Business/Computer Education. She has taught a variety of technology courses for over 15 years. Melanie truly enjoys helping people learn how to use software easily and efficiently.