Write letters and instantly send them anywhere in the world. This workshop will cover a brief history of email, discuss its uses, cover the various types of email, discuss the features found in email, and feature hands‐on email practice. Having previous internet and computer experience would be helpful.
Participants will become familiar with and practice using the basic tools of Microsoft Word 2016, such as the basic elements of the Word screen; ruler and toolbar; how to select and modify text; how to cut, copy, and paste text selections; how to alter typeface, font size, line spacing, and margins; how to use the spell check and grammar check functions; how to save and print documents; and how to make use of "Help.”
Participants will become familiar with the uses of a spreadsheet and practice using the basic features of Microsoft Excel 2016, including the Menu Bar, Tool Bar, and Formula Bar; selecting single cells and groups of cells; entering text and data; calculating sums; and formating the spreadsheet.
This program is designed for individuals who want to learn how to enhance presentations by using one of the most popular presentation software programs available. Attendees will create a presentation, make formating changes, insert clip art, and apply designs, transitions, and effects to a presentation. Basic computer and word processing skills are needed.
Learn how to use the Internet as a vital tool in your job search. Post resumes on the Internet, send them in your email, find listings of job openings, research companies and careers, and communicate and network with others in your job field. These are a few of the advantages of using the Internet in your job search. In this workshop, we will show how to send your resume via the web, Usenet, or email, and demonstrate how to find a mailing list or access newsgroups online.
Resumé writing is an essential skill for job seekers. This workshop is designed for first‐timers and for those looking to breathe new life into their current resumés. Learn how to write and format a resume that will stand out and create your own resumé using the library’s Career Cruising Database.