Productivity Essentials: Work Smarter With Apple Watch

Apple Watch: Discover productivity tips to work smarter and stay driven. Gain more time for what really matters to you!
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  • Lectures 21
  • Length 40 mins
  • Skill Level All Levels
  • Languages English
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About This Course

Published 9/2015 English

Course Description

This course will teach you the best time-saving tips and tricks on Apple Watch to maximize your daily productivity and focus, so you can spend more time on doing what you want.

Over 1,000 Students Saving Tons of Time with Apple Watch

"I took the course the day I purchased my Apple Watch. The course was easy to follow and understand. It is a great course for a beginner like me. I would like to see Caleb Stultz create a next level course." - Shaun, student

"This course was even easy for someone like me to understand and that's saying a lot. I love my Apple Watch but felt I was missing so much because I couldn't understand how to use it. Thank you Caleb for all the great information I could actually understand you and now I know how to use my watch." - Rhonda, student

If you had an extra hour of free time, how would you spend it?

Many people don't know how to answer this question because they are so incredibly busy. We have so much that we have to do, that we never get time to do what we want to do. Spending time with family, resting, hobbies, and more get thrown out the door when we are busy.

In this course, instructed by Caleb Stultz – author of "Apple Watch and watchOS 2: Power User in an Hour!" (available on Amazon) – you learn how to gain those precious minutes back and more with your Apple Watch.

Who is your instructor?

For the past 5 years, your instructor Caleb has experienced a variety of challenges and learned how to use technology as a valuable productivity assistant. From working full-time while completing a Bachelor's degree to getting married and moving across the world, Caleb has had to embrace change and undergo immense stress. He didn't let that stop him from accomplishing his goals and staying productive. Instead, he created this course to teach you the ways he uses technology, like the Apple Watch, to maximize productivity.

You will dive right in to the content and begin learning immediately with no wasted time. The lecture videos you will watch are meant for you to follow along with. In addition, there are various activities to apply your learning throughout the course.

This course will arm Apple Watch owners with the skills to get more done and have more time for the things that really matter in life. With that in mind, this course will grow and improve, based on student reviews, as time goes on making room for new skills and strategies that help you to maintain productivity.

See just how much time you can gain back with Apple Watch!

What are the requirements?

  • Apple Watch (Sport, Stainless Steel, or Gold) is not required but students who already own one will benefit the most
  • An open mind and willingness to put new learning into practice

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Maximize productivity at work by delegating tasks to Siri which will help to get more done in less time
  • Stay driven in pursuing passions by using apps and watchOS 2 features which will help in accomplishing goals
  • Look fabulous by customizing Apple Watch with new watch faces and third-party complications which will build confidence

What is the target audience?

  • Anyone who wants to become more productive by harnessing the powerful features of Apple Watch
  • Beginners who need to learn the basics and experts who want a refresher
  • Apple Watch users who want to save time and get to do what really matters

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.

Curriculum

Section 1: Introduction
01:45

Get to know me and get excited about the learning you will be doing with watchOS 2!

I explain how this course is organized and how it will run so that you can prepare accordingly.

In this lecture, we will learn how to get started.

Article

A brief introduction about the course. I also ask about student names and where students are from.

Section 2: watchOS 2: Maximize Productivity
02:39

Third-party complications are new to watchOS 2 and Apple Watch.

These can be really helpful, especially for the apps you use all the time. I explain how to access the Complication settings and choose one that accompanies one of your favorite apps.

In this lecture, you will learn how to make your life less complicated by using Complications.

01:45

Reply to emails professionally and quickly using Siri Voice Dictation.

I explain how by doing this you can save time at work as well as add punctuation to emails using only your voice.

In this lecture, you will learn to email Siri-style.

00:44

Siri is now your personal DJ, playing music you love.

I explain how to ask Siri to play any song in the world, contribute to your Apple Music Library, and discover new music.

In this lecture, you will learn how to rock out with Siri.

01:49

Improve your skills in sending iMessages using Siri.

I explain how to dictate and send iMessages all without ever touching the screen. You will also learn to improve your voice dictation accuracy.

In this lecture, you will learn to clearly and effectively use Siri to message friends and family.

02:43

Siri has some sweet new tricks up her sleeve.

I will show you some things Siri can now help with that make life much easier and faster, too.

In this lecture, you will learn to conjure up some Siri magic.

Article

In the Discussion Panel, share some of your favorite Siri commands for Apple Watch that you use every day.

2 pages

Every module includes a visually appealing and helpful outline of the topics covered.

Check-In
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Section 3: watchOS 2: Stay Driven
02:24

Let's travel through time...with Apple Watch!

Time Travel is a great new feature that uses the Digital Crown on the side of your watch. I explain how to use it to go forward or backward in time to see and review important information.

In this lecture, you will learn how to use Time Travel to check your calendar events – past and future – and much more. Doc Emmett Brown would be proud!

01:07

Calling people is now as clear as ever and doesn't need to use your minutes either!

I demonstrate how to use FaceTime audio and show you the changes to the Phone app on watchOS 2.

In this lecture, you will learn to make FaceTime Audio calls like a pro.

01:13

One of the major annoyances with watchOS 1 was the inability to reply to emails in any way from your wrist.

I explain how in watchOS 2 you can reply using pre-determined responses, Siri Voice Dictation, and Emoji.

In this lecture, you will learn how to email using Siri and keep it professional.

01:54

Being able to set up Apple Watch the way you like is what makes it truly unique.

I will demonstrate which settings are new in watchOS 2 and highlight Activation Lock which keeps your watch safe.

In this lecture, you will learn to use new settings to customize your watch even further.

02:04

The Maps app runs quicker than ever in watchOS 2 and there is a dynamite feature that makes getting around much simpler.

I show Maps can use the new Transit view to make getting around in major cities easy. You'll see how Siri can also help.

In this lecture, you will learn to be a Subway Surfer with Apple Watch.

02:08

Listening to music on Apple Watch was great from the start, but it's even better in watchOS 2.

I explain great new features like QuickPlay, Beats 1, and some enhancements that make Music on Apple Watch look and work way better than before.

In this lecture, you will learn to be super trendy with Music on Apple Watch.

01:50

Using Passbook on watchOS 1 was great and all, but many were frustrated by its limitations. In watchOS 2, you will be pleased by what's new. Passbook is no more – Wallet is the new name of mobile payments on Apple Watch.

I demonstrate how to set up your Credit/Debit cards with Apple Pay as well as the much simpler set up process on the iPhone for adding cards already in your iPhone's Wallet.

In this lecture, you will learn pay with Wallet – Sci-Fi style.

02:27

Let's be honest here, third-party apps on Apple Watch were pretty weak before watchOS 2. Now, they are super-charged!

I will teach you all about 'native' apps and show you some powerful examples of what watchOS 2 apps can do.

In this lecture, you will learn to get a high score, speak a second language, and more...with the help of third-party apps of course!

Article

A dialogue on new third-party apps taking advantage of the new features in watchOS 2.

3 pages

Every module includes a visually appealing and helpful outline of the topics covered.

Section 4: Request Lectures
06:24

Tom Walker, a student of this class asked what he can do with Apple Watch to track the calories he burns at his weekly spin class.

In this lecture, I show you how to track calories – and much more.

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Instructor Biography

Caleb Stultz, Certified Teacher. Tech Guru. Author.

Caleb is committed to excellence and that core principle is threaded throughout each of his courses. He measures success by the number of people he is able to help in meaningful and real ways. His goal is to connect students to meaningful content that will equip them to do things they never knew they could.

He is originally from the Portland, Oregon area and loves the Pacific Northwest. Presently, he lives in Jakarta, Indonesia teaching at an International school. He loves living abroad and has had a blast getting to know a new culture and learn a new language too!

TECHNOLOGY

Caleb's life has been centered around the fascinating world of technology. It's his life-blood, his passion, and he loves teaching people to unlock the world of technology in their life. From the beginning, he has been "tech support" for friends and family and is frequently asked to solve a variety of tech problems. He is a maker and hacker for life and desires to teach what he knows to others. Caleb is proficient in Apple software and hardware ranging from OS X to iOS and everything in-between. He has years of experience in Windows (XP, Vista, 7, 8, & 10) and other Microsoft products as well. He strives to be current in relevant tech news and is an excellent resource for ideas and questions about all-things-tech.

DESIGN

While he doesn't possess any formal training, Caleb has taken numerous courses and trainings online on design – graphic design specifically – and has a natural eye for what looks great and works well. He has worked on many projects and has created graphics for people all over the world. His designs have made it onto graphic tees, posters, and more. He strives to create excellent designs that are effective as well. His greatest area of expertise is in generating graphics for social media marketing.

AUTHOR

Caleb is the author of 'Apple Watch and watchOS 2: Power User in an Hour!' available on the Amazon Kindle Marketplace. He wrote this book to accompany his very first Udemy course called 'Productivity Essentials: Work Smarter With Apple Watch'. He enjoys writing and will publish more books later down the road.


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