Jess  Stratton

Posts by Jess Stratton

  • This feature allows you to quickly fill in a series of data in Excel.

    The Secret Excel Feature That Will Save You Time (With Video)

    March 29, 2017

    Microsoft Excel has a secret feature you probably aren’t using, which will save you time. With a drag of the mouse, you can have Excel fill in columns of data for you, based on a digit, character or series that you specify. To use this feature, enter a value in a cell and hover your mouse over the bottom right-hand side of the cell. The cursor will change to a...

  • The pros and cons of the different versions of Microsoft Outlooks.

    Do You Have the Right Outlook? Not on Life, But on Your Computer?

    February 23, 2017

    Outlook 2016. Office 365 Outlook. Outlook.com. OWA. That’s enough choices to make my brain go “owa”. I read all my course reviews. Every last one of them. I need to know if I have to make any changes to future updates, so your complete honesty is like gold to me. I’ve read enough reviews of members who realized too late that they were watching the wrong Outlook...

  • Believe it or not, there's actual good reasons to use hashtags on Twitter. Here's why.

    Why and How to Use Hashtags on Twitter

    January 23, 2017

    I often talk to my friends about why they do or don’t use a certain piece of technology or app. The reasons often differ, but one takeaway is very clear – there’s a lot of confusion regarding hashtags. The key phrase I always hear is, “What’s the point?” I’ve come here today to give you some good reasons why you might want to learn. A hashtag is the use of the...

  • There are several Gmail interfaces to pick from. Choosing the right one can make you much more productive.

    Want a Better Gmail Experience? Try Changing Your Interface

    December 16, 2016

    Inbox by Google, tabs, stars, Priority Inbox – what are these things and what do they mean? The short answer is they are different...

  • In Gmail's new app, you can now unsend an email, among other new features.

    You Can Finally Unsend an Email! (And Everything Else New...

    November 16, 2016

    If you’re an iPhone or iPad user and haven’t given Gmail’s iOS app a try yet, I highly recommend downloading it for free from the App...

  • Instructions on how to set up a video conference right now, for free.

    How to Host a Video Conference Call Right Now

    October 17, 2016

    You have probably attended many meetings before, and perhaps even video conferences. Now it’s your turn. The client’s waiting. They’re...