Home Office & Computer Productivity Hacks Organize Your Life
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Home Office & Computer Productivity Hacks Organize Your Life

The COMPLETE Home and Office Productivity Course! Go from home office and productivity nightmare to ZEN!
4.0 (36 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.
4,358 students enrolled
Last updated 3/2016
English
Price: $200
30-Day Money-Back Guarantee
Includes:
  • 1.5 hours on-demand video
  • 8 Articles
  • 1 Supplemental Resource
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
What Will I Learn?
  • Be able to clean up their desktops
  • Have a clean more productive desktop environment
  • Work faster and use their computers more efficiently
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Requirements
  • Basic computer usage is a requirement (Such as using a mouse and keyboard and basic internet)
Description

COME JOIN OVER 3,697+ Student's In This Incredible Productivity Course!

It is TWO courses in ONE! A complete course for novice learners who want to gain a grasp of their Office and PC once and for all!

RAVE REVIEWS!

5/5 STAR - "Excellent productivity Course", Carl Pohl
5/5 STAR - "practical, insightful and unique!", Gulnara Emirali
5/5 STAR - "Excellent course. Very well presented with some very good tips and tricks. Highly recommended.", Mark P Flatt

5/5 STAR - "This was a useful course for me, in being able to add some focus and organization to my computer work.", Kathryn Kistner
+ MANY MORE!

WHY SHOULD YOU TAKE THIS COURSE?

By the end of this course, students will have the skills and expertise to:

1. Clean up their computer desktops ONCE AND FOR ALL!

2. Beautify and Enhance their computer desktop experience!

3. Get a MIND-BLOWING Productivity Boost with incredible tools and methodologies

4. If done correctly, students should become clutter free in a very short period of time - with some transformations happening within a single hour!

5. Create and design a new office space!

6. Learn about Backups, Calendars and Many other Productivity Tools!

Clutter can cause massive imbalance as well as limit things from getting done! Clutter can even negatively affect your ability to focus and process information!

However clutter doesn't just stop at simply cleaning up your desktop, we need to stop the root cause and that is DISORGANIZATION without any system to help you manage things.

I was once like you, FRUSTRATED with all the mess, and as a game and app developer as well as an online instructor and motivational speaker, keeping everything organized and together was DRIVING me crazy!

Then it happened...that day where I finally said ENOUGH IS ENOUGH and I spent my time to reorganize and get my life back! And now I'm here to teach you how YOU can do it too with this amazing course!  Here you will learn how to create a productive and organized office and pc system!

OTHER FEES:
Some of the software being used will cost $10-$50 USD, however we will be using the free 30 day trial and free versions of the tools. For the book that is recommended it may cost you up to $15 for the book (As I'm not the author of the book, I can only provide the direct link to Amazon for the recommended book in the course). Other than that you should not have to worry about any other fees other than the course fee itself.

INSTRUCTOR INVOLVEMENT: Due to the busy schedule Abhinav has as he is developing new games and apps, speaking at seminars around the world, running his various companies, building new programs and courses, and ofcourse spending time with his family, fans and other students, etc. it will naturally be a challenge for Abhinav to be available all the time. For this reason it is highly recommended that students take advantage of any webinars or discussions which Abhinav is a part of! These are great opportunities to connect with Abhinav and ask questions about the course. Note: Please make sure your questions are related to this course when asking questions as Abhinav has several courses on various topics. If you have a question on another course or topic that Abhinav teaches that is outside the scope of this course, please ask it in that specific webinar or discussion section.

WHO SHOULD TAKE THIS COURSE?

This course is aimed at beginners who may have never heard of these tools and techniques before!

The digital part of the course is for desktop and laptop users and is targeted to those who are on a PC running a Windows Operating System (Preferably Windows 7 and above. The course is taught on a Windows 8 PC). The tools and software will also work on a Mac, however all lessons and course material is shown on a Windows based PC. For more courses and programs, please take a look at Abhinav's other programs on Udemy :)

WHY TAKE THIS COURSE?

1. You're frustrated with a MESSY OFFICE and COMPUTER DESKTOP all the time.

2. You're looking to get control of the clutter and finally get focus again on what matters!

3. You want to increase your PRODUCTIVITY by learning methods and tools to give you an ADDED EDGE over your computer.

TAKE BACK YOUR OFFICE AND PC NOW - TAKE ACTION TODAY!

Important information before you enroll:

  • In case you are not fully satisfied with the course, don't forget you are covered by a 30 day money back guarantee, full refund, no questsions asked!
  • Once enrolled, you have unlimited, lifetime access to the course!
  • You will have instant and free access to any updates I may add to the course over time.
  • Check out the curriculum and FREE lectures in the course.
Who is the target audience?
  • Those who have CLUTTERED desktop screens full of icons and files!
  • Windows PC users, both Laptop and Desktop users
  • Those who sit on computers daily for work or study
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Curriculum For This Course
42 Lectures
01:31:36
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PC DETOX Course (Section 1): Introduction to the Course
1 Lecture 02:44

In this lesson we go over the course in more detail on what we will be learning and the tools and techniques we will be accessing as well as the requirements and capabilities.

Preview 02:44
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PC DETOX Course (Section 2): Break Free From The Chains!
3 Lectures 10:36

In this lesson we install the first software tool and INSTANTLY start seeing a difference to our desktop environment!

Installation of the Software Tool
05:00

Learn how to use the new software we just installed!

Using the Software
03:58

After the software has been installed, we are going to restart our computer system and go over some things to expect.

System Restart and What To Expect
01:38
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PC DETOX Course (Section 3): Clear Your Mind and Increase Focus!
4 Lectures 24:01

In this lesson we go over installing the theme software.

Themes and Installing the Software
04:21

We now move onto the next step here and start making our desktop look clean and easy!

Basic Setup - Make it Clean and Easy!
06:12

Restart of system and going over any access issues you may have with the software.

Restart and How To Access If Issues
02:27

We go over adding in various productivity tools and enhancements such as a calender, todo item list and other items to consider.

Adding Productivity Tools and Enhancements
11:01
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PC DETOX Course (Section 4): Get the ULTIMATE EDGE!
5 Lectures 14:14

We now go into overdrive and use special methods and techniques by David Allen to stop the leak at the source and finally control our clutter!

Preview 01:38

In this lesson we go over setting up the required folders to finally stop the leak once and for all!

Folder Setup for Getting Things Done
02:00

In this lesson we start organizing our icons and files and start cleaning up our current clutter!

Organizing Icons and Files to Match
03:01

Download Peace Zen MP3 by Abhinav for Stress Relief & Light Ambient Atmosphere!
01:26

In this lesson we go over some incredible tips and tricks that have helped me speed up my computer usage and time!

Preview 06:09
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PC DETOX Course (Section 5): End of Course
2 Lectures 03:26

CONGRATULATIONS!

End of Course and Next Steps
02:25

In this part of the course I ask you as my students to share with the entire group any tips, tricks and ideas that you have on increasing your productivity! Are you using the software tools in a unique way? Are there any new tools you've found? Any new ideas on time management or productivity you could recommend? I'd love to hear from you as would other students! This is where you can share your experiences!

Share Your Productivity and Time Management Tips!
01:01
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Home Office and Productivity Course (Section 1): Introduction
2 Lectures 02:09

Welcome to this course on Home Office and Productivity! This lesson is an introduction to the course!

Preview 01:15

In this lesson we go over taking a before photo so that we can see the progress later in the course from our hard work!

Take a Before Photo!
00:54
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HOME OFFICE Productivity and Organization Course (Section 2): Decluttering
5 Lectures 05:08

In this lesson, we are going to assess the mess!

Assess the Mess
00:57

Before we begin, we need some inspiration. Get inspired by researching various office spaces to match your needs.

Get Inspired
01:09

In this step we drawout an office plan.  Figure out where you want your desks and office items to be.

Make a Plan
00:55

At this point, we start to implement our plan!

Take Action!
01:25

Once you finish organizing your office, share your success photos with the class for inspiration :)

Final Results Photo and End of Section
00:42
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HOME OFFICE Productivity and Organization Course (Section 3): Calendars & Boards
4 Lectures 06:18

In this lesson we go over the various types of whiteboards, corkboards and other board styles based on how you work.

Whiteboards, Corkboards and Mixed Uses
01:59

In this lesson we dive into physical calendars and pocket calendars.

Pocket Calendars and More
01:53

Here we go over a very basic overview of Google Calendar and where to go to setup your own Google Calendar account.

Google Calendar
01:54

We review what we have learned in this section.

End of Section Overview
00:32
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HOME OFFICE Productivity and Organization Course (Section 4): Paper and Clutter
6 Lectures 07:22

In this lesson we go over David Allen's system called Getting Things Done.  It is an incredible way of looking at things and can help you to reduce your clutter immediately!

Clutter Reduction System (David Allen)
01:57

In this lesson we go over wall hangers and desk folder options.

Wall Hangers and Desk Folders
00:53

This lesson goes over Filing Cabinets and Physical Storage Systems.

Filing Cabinets and Physical Storage
00:58

Here we discuss the powerful Wave accounting software and tool!

Wave and Digital Storage
01:13

The all important shredder! In this lesson we go over how to choose the right shredder for all your privacy and shredding needs!

Shredding, Shredders and Services
01:44

We end off this section with an overview.

End of Section Overview
00:37
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HOME OFFICE Productivity and Organization Course (Section 5): System Backup
4 Lectures 04:16

We start off with an overview of backup systems and how important they are.

Backup Types Overview
01:47

In this lesson we discuss offine backup options including NAS, USB Memory Keys and other backup options.

Offline Backup
01:00

In this section we go over various online cloud services for backup such as CrashPlan, Google Drive and DropBox.

Online Cloud Backup (Google, DropBox, CrashPlan)
01:00

A breif overview of what we learned in this section.

End of Section Overview
00:29
2 More Sections
About the Instructor
Abhinav Gupta
4.4 Average rating
72 Reviews
7,673 Students
2 Courses
App Game Developer, Motivational Speaker & Lifelong Learner

"A day well planned is a DAY WELL LIVED!", Abhinav Gupta - 2015

Success takes on many forms, from money to love to a complete balance between all areas in your life...and it's NOT EASY! However over the years I have learnt many methods, techniques and systems that have helped me to succeed time and time again to overcome many challenges, from business life to personal life and beyond! And it doesn't stop there, I'm continuously learning new things daily and teaching what I learn to the WORLD!

The greatest feeling is all the "Thank You's" I get from my students who show me that I'm able to make a difference in their lives by teaching them something that took me time to learn.

I am personally INSPIRED to bring the greatest quality I can to the creations I make, so much so, that if the Universe stopped and took a look here on our world, they would say, "You see that? That is truly the very BEST I've seen of him!" This is what I aspire to acheive every time I create a new piece of work, to be the very best ME I can be, from teaching courses to creating the next great mobile game and more! I am inspired to bring my very best to the table, and I look forward to having you do the same!

Knowledge is POTENTIAL POWER until it is applied...thats when it becomes TRUE power and can change our lives forever! For this reason I also learn daily, from reading books to even taking many Udemy courses myself and even learning new things and doing my best to apply what I've learned ALL THE TIME!

Every successful person has learned from someone else! Let us all therefore learn and teach each other so we may all succeed and pass on wisdom and knowledge from generation to generation!

Will you take part in that great vision with me? Together we can make a beautiful future together! I look forward to both teaching you and learning from you and I thank both my loyal students and my fellow instructors and teachers in life! Together we can learn, teach and grow...together we can make this world a place of greatness and hope for generations to come!

WHAT I TEACH (Major Course Categories and Areas of Expertise):
-Motivation and Inspiration
-Mobile App and Game Development
-Software and Web Development
-Business and Entrepreneurship Related Courses
-Future Areas I'm planning to teach: Music, Book Authoring, Movie creation and Directing, Investing, Health and Body

Check out my courses today!

ABOUT ME:

Abhinav Gupta was born and raised in Canada and is the Lead Developer and CEO of Game Scorpion Inc. He is an App and Game Developer, Motivational Speaker, Health Enthusiast, Creative Artist and a Lifelong Learner. With a passion for knowledge he seeks to motivate and teach others what he has learned and constantly tries to empower others to become the very best that they can be as well. He is the writer of hit book, "App Trillionaires: How To Become An App Developer" and His motto in life can be summed up by his own personal quote he spoke in 2008 which was, "Many dream a dream and wake up to reality...some dream a dream and make it reality!"

ACCREDITATIONS:

Abhinav is a graduate of Computer Science with a BSc. from Ryerson University in Canada (2008). He also has an A+ CompTia Certification (2005) and also obtained a certification in C++ in 1997 from DeVry Institute of Technology.


Karen Browne
4.4 Average rating
72 Reviews
7,673 Students
2 Courses
Marketing and Public Relations at Udemy

Karen Browne is founder and CEO of Mahogany Public Relations, a boutique public relations firm located in sunny Miami, Florida. For over six years, Karen has been able to carefully construct and execute strategic brand initiatives and PR campaigns, tailored specifically for each client, company, or brand. Her ability to effectively communicate with target audiences comes from her experience in observing trends and not being afraid to push the envelope with unconventional methods of advertising and marketing.

Karen has a background in Healthcare Management, an advantage she feels has given her the flexibility to work with clients from all walks of life. Her firm, Mahogany PR, has successfully serviced clients in the corporate, legal, and entertainment fields of industry. Specializing in social media management and SEO (search engine optimization) since 2014, Karen's firm has been able to breathe new life into the marketing arena with fresh ideas and the unique ability to appeal to younger audiences and millennials alike. In addition to professional success, she prides herself on giving back, taking on small and minority owned businesses as clients as well as volunteering her time in a number of community oriented projects for children.

Karen's current clients include famed Silicon Valley immigration attorney Paul M. Heller, Esq. and she currently serves as Head of Marketing and PR for Game Scorpion Inc. (Canada).