By Breeonne Baxter on August 4, 2016
Increased productivity and effective time management are common goals that many of us work to achieve, and while most individuals consider multitasking can support increased productivity, often we are taking longer to complete tasks and increasing our levels of stress due to “switch-tasking”. Watch this Lynda.com video to learn about how “switch-tasking” can be an […]
By Breeonne Baxter on July 21, 2016
Increase the positive impact of what you say and how you say it by creating a clear purpose. Watch this Lynda.com video to learn about three simple planning tools that you can use before your next important discussion, meeting, or presentation to clarify the purpose and desired outcomes. (you will be prompted to login […]
By Breeonne Baxter on June 23, 2016
What kind of experience do you want people to have when your name comes up? Personal branding is not about self-promotion, it’s about communicating who you are, what you do, and whom you serve. Watch this Lynda.com video to understand more about personal branding and how you can develop yours to create meaningful experiences and […]
By Breeonne Baxter on June 9, 2016
Have you prepared a comprehensive Excel report with the knowledge that if information in any one cell was accidentally changed, it could impact all of the results shown? This risk can be mitigated by cleaning up data once the original formulas are no longer needed. This informative Lynda.com video shows the simple steps to clean […]
By Breeonne Baxter on May 12, 2016
You have meticulously planned what you’re going say at the upcoming presentation and the visuals have been perfected to impress your colleagues, but have you thought about how your hand gestures can boost your message during your presentation? Learn techniques in this entertaining lynda.com video on how to portray a sense of calm and confidence […]
By Breeonne Baxter on April 28, 2016
Find yourself in repetitive Outlook tasks? Follow the same 5 steps for about 50% of your new emails? Save yourself time and make repetitive tasks simpler by utilizing the Quick Steps feature in Outlook. Watch this short lynda.com video to learn how to set up and use your own Outlook Quick Steps to trigger sequences […]
By Breeonne Baxter on April 14, 2015
You can learn whenever and wherever you want from easy-to-follow videos taught by experts so you can be anything you want in life. Visit http://www.lynda.com and see what you can learn.
By Breeonne Baxter on March 31, 2015
All UBC faculty and staff have lynda.com learning resources until March 2019.