Office Tools Workshops

Register for Office Tools workshop

Email Strategies and Zip Tips

Attend a fun eye-opening workshop that will save you an average of 12 days per year on email!  In the workshop you will learn how to:

  • Reduce your email volume by up to 12%
  • Improve email quality
  • Improve your subject line
  • Refresh yourself on email etiquette
  • Receive fast, effective email tips
  • Plus, "Zip Tips" to make your computing life easier

Office Communication: Skype for Business

Office 360 includes a very useful tool for IM Chat and Web Conferencing called Skype for Business. This tool will enable users to chat with anyone who has a UNC email address through Outlook as well as schedule Web video and audio meetings with UNC peers and outside business contacts. Upon completion of the workshop, participants will be able to:

  • Utilize the IM Chat feature
  • Schedule internal and external web conferences
  • Record and archive web meetings
  • Share desktop programs and use the whiteboard feature with meeting participants
  • Edit personal meeting settings

Time Management

Do you feel like you run out of time each day? Do you always have ‘piles’ of unfinished things to do? Are you a procrastinator? Do you have trouble getting organized? Then this workshop is for you! Participants will learn how to get organized, plan their time, avoid procrastination, and more. In addition, participants will receive tools to help evaluate how they spend their time. At the end of the workshop participants will be able to:

  • Evaluate how time is spent in a day
  • Prioritize and plan
  • Indentify distractions and time management mistakes
  • Organize files
  • Create an Activity Log
  • Avoid procrastination