Join Alicia for live classes and get a personalized computer training experience. Attend in person in Portland, OR, or join via webinar. Even virtually, you're an active participant and part of the conversation. From fundamentals to best practices, get all your questions answered! All classes are recorded so you can review the videos any time to pick up what you missed. It always makes sense during class, but six months later when you're saying, "I know Alicia said something about that, but I don't remember what," now you can just watch it again!
When you purchase our on-demand video QuickBooks courses, you get forever access. Every time Alicia teaches the class live, she updates these courses with fresh content, at no extra cost to you. So as QBO evolves, you'll always have the latest and greatest information! Watch them over and over. Pause and rewind. Learn at your own pace!
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DropBox is an Internet service that gives you offsite cloud document storage. Use it as a backup, to access files from multiple computers, or to share files with your colleagues. Come to this class to set up your account, and find out everything it can do.
Evernote organizes all your little snippets of information into a cohesive structure. It’s the most useful app on your computer and smartphone. Does your brain get full of little details? Is your computer monitor covered with sticky notes? Do you write them all down in a little journal and then can't find them later? Keep track of lots of information in one central storage place!
Facebook and Social Media
Social Media is transforming the world, making the globe smaller while making your experience larger. This class explains how Facebook works and how to get started using it. Once we understand Facebook, we will compare it to LinkedIn, Twitter, Instagram and even SnapChat to help you better understand what network to use for what.
G Suite is Google's online web-based suite of business apps that parallel Microsoft Office. Sheets is Google’s spreadsheet, like Excel. Take this class to learn how to use Sheets to create your own spreadsheets, share them with others, and import/export them with Excel.
Stay safe while using your Apple devices. Malware and fake support pop-ups & emails have become a regular part of using a computer and the Internet these days. In this class for the home user, we will have a frank discussion about security concerns and how to protect yourself from modern day threats.
Quicken for Personal Finance
Quicken® is personal financial management software. Not only is it a digital checkbook, it can help you monitor your investments as well. Get the big picture of your financial health, and have all the deductions at your fingertips come tax time.
WordPress allows you to quickly create your own website or publish a blog. This course will discuss software installation, how to make basic blog entries, how to create static (non-changing) pages, and installing plug-ins for added functionality.