Word 4 Busy People. Secrets 2 Manage Long Docs in Just 2 Hrs

  • Course provided by Udemy
  • Study type: Online
  • Starts: Anytime
  • Price: See latest price on Udemy

Course Description

A novel manuscript. A legal filing. A term paper. All of these require digging beyond Word's default settings.

And if you want to focus on your content rather than figuring out these settings...

This is the course for you.

Join author, Microsoft Certified Trainer, and bestselling Udemy instructor Brian Culp for a lightning-quick tour of just the Word features that'll help you gain confidence when creating documents that are 10 pages, 100 pages, or even 1000.

Brian has been teaching and writing for over 15 years for publishers like O'Reilly, McGraw Hill, and many others. Now, he brings that expertise to some of the highest-rated Office courses on Udemy.

There's a reason for the hundreds of five-star reviews.

"Excellent content! Just what I was looking for to enhance productivity at the office." -Paige Popejoy

"Great personality and explained things well. Felt like he was at my desk explaining it to me." -William Potts

"I can't believe how much I learned. The instructor is great and the lessons were so easy to follow." Sherie L.

"Very precise, clear and constructive." -Forent Sidler

"Perfect." -Yvonne Belo

Microsoft Word 4 Busy People is perfect for busy professionals like authors, educators, paralegals, and students who need to wrangle longer documents, and don't have a lot of time to spare.

In the course, you'll learn by doing. Whether you bring your own file or download the included lesson files. soon, you'll be building these essential Word skills:

  • Setting the default font and spacing

  • Eliminating Widows and Orphans

  • Adding sources and bibliographies

  • Using footnotes and endnotes

  • Inserting Page and Section breaks

  • Changing slide deck themes - for all slides on just a few

  • Plus many more tips and tricks learned from 15 years of experience

After completing Word 4 Busy People, you'll be able to use features like Sections, Paragraph Formatting, and Page Numbers with precision and purpose. And you'll do it all in about the time it takes to watch a movie.

Best of all, you get ongoing support (student questions are usually answered within in one business day). Plus, you're always covered by Udemy's refund policy.

Enroll now, and finally tame that long document you've been writing for months. See you in class!

Who this course is for:

  • This is a great course for busy professionals, with a special focus on longer docs.
  • This course is good for students or educators working on research or term papers.
  • Good for folks in the legal profession. (Someone's got to write up all those filings; Word's defaults are useless.)
  • Great for authors who are working on a book meant for e-publication. (Or submission to an agent. Have I mentioned that Word's defaults are useless?)

Course content

4 sections • 35 lectures • 2h 39m total length
  • Understand Spacing
  • Manage Tabs
  • Duplicate Formatting Choices
  • Remove Formatting
  • Find and Replace Formatting
  • Set the Default Font
  • Adjust Text Position
  • Widow and Orphan Control