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Hide One or More SHEETS within a Workbook
July 22nd, 2021
[EXCEL/G-Sheets] I have an Excel workbook that has 12 different sheets (tabs), one for each month of the year. They each contain open statistics of email [...]
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EXCEL/G-SHEETS: Create Pivot Tables & Pivot Table Charts
July 21st, 2021
[Webinar]  If you want to figure out what your spreadsheet data is telling you … and do it almost instantly … use a pivot table.  [...]
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Your Reputation is Built on Action, Not Talk
July 19th, 2021
[LEADERSHIP] Henry Ford is known to all of us as a titan in the world of manufacturing automobiles. He's often credited with creating the assembly line [...]
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Timely Acknowledgment: Recognition at the Moment
July 19th, 2021
[COMMUNICATE] When we conduct a Communications Assessment within an organization, receiving timely acknowledgement is often cited as an area to improve. I can identify with that [...]
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Get Rid of (or Personalize) the Weather/News App
July 18th, 2021
[WINDOWS] In a recent Windows 10 update, a new option has appeared in the taskbar at the bottom of the screen. You may have noticed a [...]
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A New Twist on Covey’s Quadrants
July 12th, 2021
[LEADERSHIP] Here's a twist on Stephen Covey's Four Quadrants that I think you'll find eye-opening if you have a team of people working for you. Before [...]
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Ask for Concurrence
July 12th, 2021
[COMMUNICATE] Whenever you're communicating (whether you're presenting to a group, talking to a colleague, or writing something for others to read) you want to engage people, [...]
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Four Types of Videos to Make in Canva
July 12th, 2021
NOTE: The video above is from a webinar on this topic and goes into detail demonstrating the steps below. [VIDEO] If you've [...]
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VIDEO: Breeze Through Video-Making in CANVA
July 7th, 2021
[Webinar]  You may have used Canva to create spectacular graphic images, posters, and social media posts. But did you know you can create VIDEOS using [...]
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Frustration Tolerance
July 6th, 2021
[LEADERSHIP] I ran across an interesting thought in something I was reading and wanted to share it with you. It's a perspective on frustration -- and [...]
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Watch your “I’s”
July 6th, 2021
[COMMUNICATE] If you want to convince others of something that's important to you ... limit the number of times you say "I". "I want you to [...]
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Using Windows + Tab With Multiple Monitors
July 5th, 2021
[WINDOWS] I usually work with many apps open on multiple monitors – Word docs, email, a graphics program ... plus a few Internet browser windows. I [...]
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Track Your Quad Activity
June 29th, 2021
[LEADERSHIP] Stephen Covey's Quadrants are a great guide to periodically check yourself ... and all that you do. They can also be useful in taking a "critical" [...]
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Bold or Not Bold Entire Sentences
June 29th, 2021
[COMMUNICATE] Sure, we all know that a good use of bold lettering can increase comprehension and speed the reading process, right? The trick is to make [...]
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Stop Chasing DPI (for Printing Images)
June 27th, 2021
[GRAPHICS] Yes, it's time to stop chasing dpi (that's dots per inch) when it comes to getting good print quality with high resolution. You've heard of [...]
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EXCEL/G-SHEETS: Simple Formulas
June 23rd, 2021
[Webinar]  BASIC LEVEL for Beginners in Excel & G-Sheets. If you’ve ever wanted to use spreadsheets to calculate for you, and don’t have a clue [...]
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Consistent Recognition Wins
June 21st, 2021
[LEADERSHIP] When was the last time you recognized an employee (or a friend or a family member) for something positive? The human spirit thrives on positive [...]
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Are You Willing and Able?
June 21st, 2021
[COMMUNICATE] Let's say you've got a request you want to put in writing. Here's a tip that will have the reader more inclined to be of help. [...]
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How to Get a Web-based Email Account
June 20th, 2021
[EMAIL] You've managed to get along fine without an email address, but now you need one. It seems this form of communication is tied to anything [...]
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Introducing Covey’s Quadrant II
June 14th, 2021
[LEADERSHIP] "Discipline is choosing between what you want now and what you want most,” Abraham Lincoln. I saw this quote and thought it might be a [...]
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A Magic Phrase for Gaining Buy-In
June 14th, 2021
[COMMUNICATE] How do you feel about the phrase, "fair and reasonable?" They go together so well, don't you think? They pack a powerful punch for gaining [...]
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Wrap Text in a Cell Automatically
June 9th, 2021
[EXCEL\G-Sheets] Have you ever been working in a spreadsheet where the text you want to use was too wide for the cell ... but you didn't [...]
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WINDOWS 10: Customizing to Increase Your Productivity
June 9th, 2021
[Webinar] You may have been working in Windows 10 for a while now but haven’t taken the time to learn how you can customize features [...]
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Two Techniques to Show You’re Really Listening
June 6th, 2021
[LEADERSHIP] OK, this may seem backwards, but it's true. If you want to lead others (get people to adopt your ideas, follow your directions, show you [...]
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