Jess  Stratton

Posts by Jess Stratton

  • Organize your email for good with this simple outlook hack

    The Simple Hack to Organize Your Email for Good

    October 28, 2019

    One of my favorite features in Microsoft Outlook is also highly underutilized, and it’s time to change that. Conditional formatting looks at the context of an email in the message list and changes the font properties accordingly. In Outlook, you’ll notice that unread emails are blue and boldfaced. Once you read them, they turn to the regular font and color. That...

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    Share a Google Doc with a Non-Google User

    June 16, 2016

    Sharing and simultaneous collaboration are huge benefits to using Google drive—but what if you have to share a Google Doc file (such as a word-processing document) with a user who doesn’t actually have a Google account? If you’ve only been using Google Drive for storage purposes, you’re missing out. A fantastic feature of Google Drive is the ability to create...

  • perfect high res image Powerpoint hack

    How to Get the Perfect High Res Image: This Powerpoint Hack

    August 5, 2019

    Low-resolution image got you down? We’ve all been there. This PowerPoint hack will help you turn any image into the high resolution you need without Photoshop. PowerPoint has come a long way, folks. If you’ve ever taken my PowerPoint courses on LinkedIn Learning, I’ve mentioned that I love using it as a graphics designer app while enjoying the convenience of not...

  • What you should know before downloading any app.

    What You Should Know and Do Before Downloading Any App

    April 5, 2019

    Pokémon Go, Snapchat, Flappy Bird, Bitmoji… These are all apps that you probably first heard about because people were talking about...

  • Learn how to create a poll in Outlook with this video and post.

    How to Quickly Create a Poll in Outlook (With Video)

    January 30, 2019

    The ability to send polls via voting buttons has been around since Outlook 2010, yet it’s one of the most overlooked features in the...

  • Learn how to make easy animations in PowerPoint using the slide zoom tool.

    How to Make Your PowerPoint Stand Out: This Super Simple...

    December 3, 2018

    Today’s presentations need to be just a little more dynamic. A little more exciting. With a few simple clicks, you can turn a boring...