Office365 Essentials

How To Take Full Advantage of Office 365: A Foundational New Tool For Modern Business
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  • Lectures 30
  • Length 4.5 hours
  • Skill Level All Levels
  • Languages English
  • Includes Lifetime access
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    Available on iOS and Android
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Published 4/2014 English

Course Description

Learn To Organize And Maintain Your Virtual Office Using Microsoft 365: The Powerful, Everything-You-Need-In-One-Easy-Bundle Online Suite

Office 365 is not your traditional, on-premise based professional suite. With Office 365, Microsoft made a strong move to remain vital to business professionals in a rapidly changing, hyper-mobile economy.

For years there was a disconnect between the world’s most popular desktop suite (Microsoft Office) and the rapid shift to mobile computing. Office 365 effectively bridges the gap, providing the familiar tools you depend on with a modern, cloud-based environment for sharing and collaboration.

This Course Not Only Gets You Oriented and Organized – It Shows You How to Use The Power Of the New Cloud Based Suite To Maximize Your Productivity, From Anywhere, Anytime

The popular and familiar tools are all here – including all the applications and tools that have been the foundation of the computer-based business revolution. But with 365, it has a new level of agility and integration that businesses and people have longed for.

Whether You Have An iPhone, Android, Windows Phone Or If You Rely On A BlackBerry, Office 365 Works Seamlessly With Them All

Topics covered in this course include: Advantages Of An Virtual Office On The Cloud

· Setting Up Email / Outlook / Exchange

· Getting Organized – Flags, Tags, and Folders, and Categories

· How OneDrive Tools Can Help You Do More With Your Documents

· Storing, Sharing, and Collaborating With SharePoint Sites

· Communicating With Lync

· Using Office 365 With Your Mobile Device

· Security, Compliance, and Encryption Options

· Password And Administration Made Easy

· Customizing Office 365 With Apps & Templates

Whether You Want To Tap Into Your Virtual Office When Traveling, Or Have The Convenience Of A Cloud-Based Office To Toggle From Home Or Office – This Course Teaches You How To Manage This New Cutting Edge Business Resource

What are the requirements?

  • Access to Microsoft Office 365 (A Free Trial is available at if needed)

What am I going to get from this course?

  • By the end of this course, you will understand how to use Office 365 for email, calendar, contacts, cloud file collaboration, communication & video conferencing, and more
  • In this course you'll learn the most productive ways to use all the features in Microsoft Office 365

Who is the target audience?

  • Anyone using or considering Microsoft Office 365

What you get with this course?

Not for you? No problem.
30 day money back guarantee.

Forever yours.
Lifetime access.

Learn on the go.
Desktop, iOS and Android.

Get rewarded.
Certificate of completion.


Section 1: Intro
What is Office 365?
The Office 365 Interface
Section 2: Using Email
Reading, Sending, and Processing Emails
Flags & Tasks
Working With Email In Other Programs
Using Office 365 Offline
Using Folders & Categories
Using Rules & Policies
Email Signatures
Advanced Email Settings
Section 3: Calendars & Contacts
Working With Calendars
Working With People (Contacts)
Adding & Sharing Calendars
Delegate Access
Section 4: OneDrive For Business
Using OneDrive For Business
Using OneDrive For Business From Windows or Mac
OneDrive For Business - Versioning and Security
Working With OneDrive For Business Files
OneDrive For Business Sharing
Section 5: Office Apps
Office Web Apps
Working With Traditional MS Office
Working With Mobile Apps
Section 6: Collaboration Tools
Microsoft Lync
Sharepoint Sites
App Store & Templates
Section 7: Customization & Support
Admin Part 1, Adding & Changing Users and Licenses
Admin Part 2, Domains, Aliases, & Groups
Getting Support

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Instructor Biography

Chip Reaves, Bigger-Brains

Bigger Brains Founder and President Chip Reaves is a serial entrepreneur who has started five successful companies. An Atlanta native, Chip began fixing computers for small businesses in the 1980's while studying Computer Science at Georgia Tech. After 10 years building a successful IT Service Practice in Atlanta, Chip founded the Computer Troubleshooters franchise system alongside Wilson & Suzanne McOrist, which became the world's largest computer service franchise and received multiple awards from Entrepreneur Magazine, Franchise Business Review, and AllBusiness.

Chip has been interviewed on TV and other major media on topics related to small business technology and entrepreneurship, including ABC News, BusinessWeek TV, the Wall Street Journal, and the New York Times, and is a member of Jim Blasingame's "Brain Trust" on SmallBusinessAdvocate. In 2010 Chip was listed among the Top 150 most influential people in small business IT by SMB PC magazine.

Chip lives with his wife Maren and step-daughter Meg in Anderson, South Carolina where they also co-own a Computer Troubleshooters franchise location. In his spare time Chip is very active with his church and local charities, and consults with two aid organizations serving Rwanda and the Democratic Republic of Congo in Africa.

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