16 Free Google Apps we could all benefit from
If you have a Google account you probably know that there are some basic Google tools and apps that you can use for free, like:
But did you know that Google have quietly created a comprehensive suite of services that work equally well on Laptops, Tablets and smart phones? Tools and platforms that you can access 24/7 from anywhere in the world.
Basically it’s like having your office with you wherever you are.
In addition to Google search, YouTube, Gmail – there are other basics, such as: email, documents, spreadsheets and filing space to store all your files & folders.
Then you have more advanced apps and tools that will help you to create your own website, fully customizable forms to collect information and more.
All of the tools are accessible through one account, so there is no need to remember a raft of passwords. Even if you manage to pick up one useful tool in return for your attendance on this workshop, it could save you a lot of time and money… the likelihood is… you’ll do a lot better than that!
In this workshop we will take a look at 16 apps/tools and how they can help enhance your life, business or charity..
What will this workshop do for you?
Provide an overview of some of the most useful google tools and services for small businesses, charities, community groups and individuals. These products are all free and will either save you money or help you to be more effective in your organisation, business, charity or personal life too.
Who is this workshop for and who should attend?
If you are running a small business, charity or community group (or involved in any way), helping businesses or charities, advising people on technology, or simply want to explore what is available to you personally through Googles free tools, then this workshop is highly recommended.
Are there are prerequisites for attending
A desire to learn about different ways to achieve things through technology. A working knowledge of the internet and using a web browser. (If you have used Chrome before it would be useful but not essential).
It is also helpful if you already have a Google account (if you don’t yet have one and want to know how to create your own – we have a free 6 minute workshop that will talk you through it)
What specific things will be covered on the workshop
- An introduction / explanation of 16 Google applications
- A quick tour of each of the 16 services covered in this workshop
What will the main takeaways be from the workshop
An understanding of how Google’s portfolio of products can transform the way you work and do things online and an introduction to 16 of their quite transformational products.
you will also get to see and hear some examples of how these products can be used and some of the challenges that can be overcome with these applications.
What type of workshop is this?
This workshop is a 35 minute online, instant access workshop, that you can access at anytime that is right for you. All you need is a computer/device and speakers so that you can login and watch your instant access video workshop.
How much does it cost?
This workshop is £5. If you are a Link4Growth subscriber you will be able to add your discount code and receive 20% discount when you register for the workshop (if you do not know your discount code please ask your district leader)
Your Trainer – Chris Ogle
Chris is responsible for/the lead for Link4Skills, has been working with Social Media since 2008, and has been involved with business systems since 1982. He has been training on how to use innovative systems and alternative approaches since 1997
This workshop is also part of a series of workshops about using Google products and services
This instant access workshop was created January 2017 …