Jody Gilbert

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  • Downloads // Aug 2011

    Five tips for lightning-fast formatting in Word

    No matter what kind of document you're working on, it will probably need some formatting. These shortcuts will help you zip through those tasks so you can concentrate on the content.This download is also available as an entry in our Five Tips blog.

    Provided By Jody Gilbert

  • Downloads // Jun 2011

    Five Word tips that could change your life

    Searching for ways to increase your Word productivity may get in the way of your productivity. So here are a few tricks you don't need to unearth. Efficient, simple to use, easy to remember.This download is also available as an entry in our Five Tips blog.

    Provided By Jody Gilbert

  • Downloads // Dec 2010

    The 10 most useful Gmail shortcuts

    If you're a keyboard fan, you may want to view Google's built-in list of seventy billion Gmail shortcuts. But if you're a keyboard fan with a lot of work to do, maybe this short list will be more helpful.This download is also available as an entry in our 10...

    Provided By Jody Gilbert

  • Downloads // Sep 2010

    10 ways to alienate your boss

    If you and your boss aren't getting along, it could be all your boss's fault. Unless it's partly yours.This download is also an entry in our 10 Things blog.

    Provided By Jody Gilbert

  • Downloads // May 2010

    10 things I can never find in Word 2007

    If you're not a big fan of the Word 2007 interface, you've come to the right place. Jody Gilbert ferrets out some of the features that used to be at your fingertips.This download is also available as an entry in our 10 Things blog.

    Provided By Jody Gilbert

  • Downloads // Apr 2010

    Put an end to long-winded presentations with Pecha Kucha

    When you hear 'PowerPoint,' do you think 'endless and boring'? Here's a format that will keep those presentations short and sweet.This download is also available as an entry in our Microsoft Office blog.

    Provided By Jody Gilbert

  • Downloads // Apr 2010

    The 10 most useful Excel keyboard shortcuts

    Why complicate your spreadsheet life with a bunch of tricks you'll never use? These 10 shortcuts will expedite the Excel tasks you perform every day.This download is also available as an entry in our Microsoft Office blog.

    Provided By Jody Gilbert

  • Downloads // Feb 2010

    Preflight checklist for your PowerPoint presentations

    You may not always have time to create a blockbuster slide show. But if you take a quick spin through this list, you can catch mistakes, improve polish, and prevent problems.This download is also available as an entry in our Microsoft Office blog.

    Provided By Jody Gilbert

  • Downloads // Jan 2010

    Five simple tips that will improve your writing a thousand percent

    Social media, texting, and rampant blogging may be dumbing down our writing skills. Here are a few ways to keep your writing professional and clear -- without sweating a bunch of picky grammar rules. This download is also available as an entry in our Five Tips blog.

    Provided By Jody Gilbert

  • Downloads // Dec 2009

    10 things I can never remember how to do in Excel

    If your Excel skills are perennially rusty, this cheat sheet will help you knock out basic tasks without forcing you to scramble back up the learning curve. This download is also an entry in our 10 Things blog.

    Provided By Jody Gilbert

  • Downloads // Oct 2009

    The 10 most useful Windows 7 keyboard shortcuts

    Along with Windows 7's new features comes a set of new keyboard shortcuts. This little cheat sheet will help you work more efficiently with the new OS.This download is also available as an entry in our 10 Things blog.

    Provided By Jody Gilbert

  • Downloads // May 2009

    Create a quick org chart in PowerPoint

    When you need an easy way to illustrate a simple hierarchy, consider building an org chart directly on a PowerPoint slide. Here's a look at how to use some basic diagramming tools so you can pull this together in a hurry.This download is also available as an entry in...

    Provided By Jody Gilbert

  • Downloads // May 2009

    Set your own drawing object defaults -- and make them stick

    If you often need to insert a particular drawing object or AutoShape in a Word document, and you don't want to have to manually format it every time you do, this power tip is for you.This download is also available as an entry in our Microsoft Office blog.

    Provided By Jody Gilbert

  • Downloads // Apr 2009

    Two easy ways to create Outlook search folders

    You can define and save search criteria to organize messages in a way that makes sense to you. You don't even have to physically rearrange your e-mail; just consolidate what you need in a virtual folder for quick access.This download is also available as an entry in our Microsoft...

    Provided By Jody Gilbert

  • Downloads // Jan 2009

    The 10 most useful Word shortcuts

    How many Word shortcuts do you remember and use on a regular basis? Fifty? Twenty? How about just 10 solid go-to shortcuts like these?This download is also available as an entry in our 10 Things blog.

    Provided By Jody Gilbert

  • Downloads // Dec 2008

    Build a quick training presentation using PowerPoint's Photo Album feature

    Putting together an educational slide show doesn't have to be labor intensive. Using PowerPoint's Photo Album tool, you can quickly assemble a series of screen shots and text slides for distribution as a training resource or as part of an informational package.This download is also available as an entry...

    Provided By Jody Gilbert

  • Downloads // Oct 2008

    Create a custom Word table style for instant formatting

    Word 2003 offers a gallery of Table AutoFormat styles -- but they may not always suit your needs. See how to build your own style to quickly make tables look exactly the way you want.This download is also available as an entry in our Microsoft Office blog.

    Provided By Jody Gilbert

  • Downloads // Sep 2008

    10 simple things you can do to improve your writing

    If you're like much of today's workforce, you need to have halfway decent writing skills to succeed at your job. But even if you don't have time to work on those skills, mastering a few basic rules can make a big difference. This download is also available as an...

    Provided By Jody Gilbert

  • Downloads // Jul 2008

    Create a Strikethrough shortcut in Word

    Applying the Strikethrough format to text in a Word document requires a trip to the Font dialog box -- which will get old in a hurry, if you use that format a lot. Taking a moment now to create a keyboard shortcut will provide a big efficiency payoff.This download is...

    Provided By Jody Gilbert

  • Downloads // Jul 2008

    Create a Strikethrough shortcut in Word

    Applying the Strikethrough format to text in a Word document requires a trip to the Font dialog box -- which will get old in a hurry, if you use that format a lot. Taking a moment now to create a keyboard shortcut will provide a big efficiency payoff.This download is...

    Provided By Jody Gilbert

  • Downloads // Sep 2008

    10 simple things you can do to improve your writing

    If you're like much of today's workforce, you need to have halfway decent writing skills to succeed at your job. But even if you don't have time to work on those skills, mastering a few basic rules can make a big difference. This download is also available as an...

    Provided By Jody Gilbert

  • Downloads // Oct 2008

    Create a custom Word table style for instant formatting

    Word 2003 offers a gallery of Table AutoFormat styles -- but they may not always suit your needs. See how to build your own style to quickly make tables look exactly the way you want.This download is also available as an entry in our Microsoft Office blog.

    Provided By Jody Gilbert

  • Downloads // Dec 2008

    Build a quick training presentation using PowerPoint's Photo Album feature

    Putting together an educational slide show doesn't have to be labor intensive. Using PowerPoint's Photo Album tool, you can quickly assemble a series of screen shots and text slides for distribution as a training resource or as part of an informational package.This download is also available as an entry...

    Provided By Jody Gilbert

  • Downloads // Jan 2009

    The 10 most useful Word shortcuts

    How many Word shortcuts do you remember and use on a regular basis? Fifty? Twenty? How about just 10 solid go-to shortcuts like these?This download is also available as an entry in our 10 Things blog.

    Provided By Jody Gilbert

  • Downloads // Apr 2009

    Two easy ways to create Outlook search folders

    You can define and save search criteria to organize messages in a way that makes sense to you. You don't even have to physically rearrange your e-mail; just consolidate what you need in a virtual folder for quick access.This download is also available as an entry in our Microsoft...

    Provided By Jody Gilbert

  • Downloads // May 2009

    Set your own drawing object defaults -- and make them stick

    If you often need to insert a particular drawing object or AutoShape in a Word document, and you don't want to have to manually format it every time you do, this power tip is for you.This download is also available as an entry in our Microsoft Office blog.

    Provided By Jody Gilbert

  • Downloads // May 2009

    Create a quick org chart in PowerPoint

    When you need an easy way to illustrate a simple hierarchy, consider building an org chart directly on a PowerPoint slide. Here's a look at how to use some basic diagramming tools so you can pull this together in a hurry.This download is also available as an entry in...

    Provided By Jody Gilbert

  • Downloads // Oct 2009

    The 10 most useful Windows 7 keyboard shortcuts

    Along with Windows 7's new features comes a set of new keyboard shortcuts. This little cheat sheet will help you work more efficiently with the new OS.This download is also available as an entry in our 10 Things blog.

    Provided By Jody Gilbert

  • Downloads // Dec 2009

    10 things I can never remember how to do in Excel

    If your Excel skills are perennially rusty, this cheat sheet will help you knock out basic tasks without forcing you to scramble back up the learning curve. This download is also an entry in our 10 Things blog.

    Provided By Jody Gilbert

  • Downloads // Feb 2010

    Preflight checklist for your PowerPoint presentations

    You may not always have time to create a blockbuster slide show. But if you take a quick spin through this list, you can catch mistakes, improve polish, and prevent problems.This download is also available as an entry in our Microsoft Office blog.

    Provided By Jody Gilbert

  • Downloads // Apr 2010

    The 10 most useful Excel keyboard shortcuts

    Why complicate your spreadsheet life with a bunch of tricks you'll never use? These 10 shortcuts will expedite the Excel tasks you perform every day.This download is also available as an entry in our Microsoft Office blog.

    Provided By Jody Gilbert

  • Downloads // Apr 2010

    Put an end to long-winded presentations with Pecha Kucha

    When you hear 'PowerPoint,' do you think 'endless and boring'? Here's a format that will keep those presentations short and sweet.This download is also available as an entry in our Microsoft Office blog.

    Provided By Jody Gilbert

  • Downloads // May 2010

    10 things I can never find in Word 2007

    If you're not a big fan of the Word 2007 interface, you've come to the right place. Jody Gilbert ferrets out some of the features that used to be at your fingertips.This download is also available as an entry in our 10 Things blog.

    Provided By Jody Gilbert

  • Downloads // Sep 2010

    10 ways to alienate your boss

    If you and your boss aren't getting along, it could be all your boss's fault. Unless it's partly yours.This download is also an entry in our 10 Things blog.

    Provided By Jody Gilbert

  • Downloads // Dec 2010

    The 10 most useful Gmail shortcuts

    If you're a keyboard fan, you may want to view Google's built-in list of seventy billion Gmail shortcuts. But if you're a keyboard fan with a lot of work to do, maybe this short list will be more helpful.This download is also available as an entry in our 10...

    Provided By Jody Gilbert

  • Downloads // Jan 2010

    Five simple tips that will improve your writing a thousand percent

    Social media, texting, and rampant blogging may be dumbing down our writing skills. Here are a few ways to keep your writing professional and clear -- without sweating a bunch of picky grammar rules. This download is also available as an entry in our Five Tips blog.

    Provided By Jody Gilbert

  • Downloads // Jun 2011

    Five Word tips that could change your life

    Searching for ways to increase your Word productivity may get in the way of your productivity. So here are a few tricks you don't need to unearth. Efficient, simple to use, easy to remember.This download is also available as an entry in our Five Tips blog.

    Provided By Jody Gilbert

  • Downloads // Aug 2011

    Five tips for lightning-fast formatting in Word

    No matter what kind of document you're working on, it will probably need some formatting. These shortcuts will help you zip through those tasks so you can concentrate on the content.This download is also available as an entry in our Five Tips blog.

    Provided By Jody Gilbert