Be productive with your Mac like a pro!
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Be productive with your Mac like a pro!

Learn to use your mac like a pro with awesome shortcuts and tools. Save precious time each day!
3.8 (6 ratings)
Instead of using a simple lifetime average, Udemy calculates a course's star rating by considering a number of different factors such as the number of ratings, the age of ratings, and the likelihood of fraudulent ratings.
521 students enrolled
Created by Andrea Cirulli
Last updated 5/2015
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  • 1 hour on-demand video
  • 5 Supplemental Resources
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
What Will I Learn?
  • Be more productive with your mac
  • Impress your friend or colleague
  • Don't waste your time on repetitive task
  • Get things done!
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  • In order to take this course there is no requirements in terms of skill. The videos will teach you from scratch how to be more productive with your mac

Have you ever wondered how much time do you waste with the wrong applications day after day? Can you imagine how much time you can save by using keyboard shortcuts? Do you know how to leaverage all the potential of mac built in tools like spotlight, finder, safari, mail or gmail, office etc.?

If you don't have an answer to these questions this is the right place for you. I will guide you into a journey inside of the best tips to avoid wasting your time while working and getting things done in the most productive way.

A study estimates that people that don't use shortcuts and do not manage how to increase their productivity with their tool waste more than 20 days per year that considering the working days in a year is about 2 hours per day!

What would you do with 2 additional hours per day? Walk your dog, study a new language, business development...There are a plenty of opportunity out there to live a better life and one is to invest time in studying the right way to be more effective at working. This course is aimed to be a part of this journey to avoid waste of time in our precious life.

By the end of this course you will learn the most incredible mac trick that will impress your friend and colleague and let you be more productive. Here are something that you will learn by the end of the Mac Productivity Course:

  • Shortcuts and tools to cut the time you spend your mac by 40%
  • How to manipulate text like a Master
  • How to avoid using your mouse
  • Learn how to process email (with Mail or Gmail) in seconds and be always on inbox zero
  • Install and Mastering the new Office 2016 (free installation package provided by Microsoft)
  • Introduction to new free tools that will save you hours over the course of your workday

Udemy offers a money back guarantee if for any reason you're not satisfied with any course you buy here.

This is a ongoing course a new video will be released every week and I will follow any comment you will post assuring that I can provide videos on subject that you are interested in.

The education is evolving and you are being part of this evolution, help me creating the right content for you and the other students by leaving comments and suggestions. I will reply at every comment and will make any video related to the productivity field.

What are you waiting for?

See you in the first lesson.


Who is the target audience?
  • Every Mac users should take this course
  • If you are PC users this course is not for you
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Curriculum For This Course
20 Lectures
6 Lectures 28:20

This lesson is a guideline on how to succeed at this course and in the productivity in general. It's very important to follow this suggestions in order to master the applications you are using everyday in your life and to increase your productivity.


Knowing your keyboard is the first step to increase your productivity while working on your Mac. In this lesson I will guide you through the basic keys that are common in every shortcut command of the Mac applications.

Know your keyboard

In the real first lesson you will see how to use basic shortcuts to improve your navigation skill throughout the operating system.

Basic Navigation Shortcuts

Spotlight is a great tool and in this lesson you will discover some usage of this tool that is unknown to most of the people (such as use spotlight as currency converter or calculator)

Spotlight is your best friend

Finder as a Pro

Mastering Applications
5 Lectures 21:58

Gmail is a great web app for email. Few people know that gmail allows you to do a lot of stuff with shortcuts and your keyboard. In this video I will show you how to enable such a feature and how to use shortcuts in gmail.

Preview 03:35

Microsoft is releasing Office 2016 as a free preview, I really suggest to watch this video in order to install the new Office package on your Mac.

Please use this link in order to download the Mac version of Office 2016 that Microsoft is releasing for free as a preview:

Install Office 2016 for free

Mastering – Word 2016

Mastering Mail shortcuts is very useful if you work a lot with your mail client. In this lesson I will show you I can you address in a more productive way some mail activities that you usually face every day.

Mail Hacks

Productivity Tool – Week 1
Weekly Videos
4 Lectures 23:15

In this lesson I will show you some cool tips for the weekly serious I'm doing with this course. Some of the tips are extremely useful, others are made to impress people :-)

Coolest tips you never knew about - Week 1

Automator - Copy/Move all subfolders files of a folder to a new folder

Command your Mac with your voice - Week 3
Cheat Sheets
5 Lectures 00:00

List of shortcut for the Mail Application.

Preview 1 page

List of shortcut for the Spotlight tool.

Preview 1 page

List of shortcut for the Office 2016 Application.

Office 2016 Cheat Sheet
17 pages

List of shortcut for the Gmail Web Application.

Gmail Cheat Sheet
2 pages

List of shortcut for the Finder Application.

Finder Cheat Sheet
2 pages
About the Instructor
Andrea Cirulli
3.8 Average rating
6 Reviews
521 Students
1 Course
IT Project Manager and Freelancer

I'm Andrea Italian currently living in Mexico. I have more than 15 years experience in IT projects and currently working as a freelancer with customer all over the world. During my career I always focused on productivity an how to get things done in the most productive way, I want to share my experience through udemy platform. Furthermore I'm very convinced that the education model is changing and I'm going to apply a new model to my course. My course will be ongoing course never ending, and I want to evolve the course depending on the students enrolled and their feedback assuring that the content that I'm delivering is really helpful for the audience.