Become the Master of Your Technology

Our interactive deep-dive Power Hour sessions are designed to help users of all experience levels find new ways to work more efficiently, solve problems faster, and achieve maximum productivity by better utilizing the technology they already have! Power Hour legal technology training sessions are available exclusively to Plus and Premium members of our Affinity Insight program.

Upcoming sessions include:

  • Microsoft Word: Appellate Brief Formatting Series - October 14th to January 4th @2PM ET

    Learn how to create an appellate brief with styles, complex page numbering, automatically updating table of contents, and table of authorities in this 7-part series.

    20 – 40 minutes of training content + Q&A / day

    10/12: FONT & PARAGRAPH FORMATTING

    Learn Everything you need you need to know to harness the power of styles as it applies to an appellate brief. The formatting covered is critical for properly setting up styles.

    10/26: SECTION FORMATTING

    Learn how to use section formatting to control complex page numbering, including separate page numbering for the table of contents and table of authorities.

    11/9: STYLES INTRODUCTION AND APPLICATION

    Learn what styles are, the numerous advantages to using them, how to apply styles, and how to control the styles pane.

    11/23: SETTING UP STYLES

    Learn how to set up styles to meet the appellate brief formatting requirements.

    12/7: AUTOMATIC PARAGRAPH NUMBERING

    Learn how to automatically number paragraphs using styles.

    12/21: TABLE OF CONTENTS

    Learn how to create an automatic table of contents from the styled paragraphs.

    1/4: TABLE OF AUTHORITIES

    Learn how to create an automatic table of authorities using the features built into Microsoft Word.

  • Microsoft Oulook: Automation - December 16th @ 2PM ET

    Take your Outlook skills to the next level and increase your efficiency with Outlook’s automation tools. In this power hour, learn how to employ rules, quick steps, and quick parts to process email faster. Other efficiency techniques and customizations will be covered.

    Learning Objectives:

    • Create Outlook rules and quick steps for faster email processing
    • Develop quick parts for commonly used language
    • Employ other techniques and customizations to increase efficiency
  • Excel Function Series - January 7th - February 11th @ 3PM ET

    Learn a new Excel function each week with our Microsoft Excel Function Series.

    10-20 minutes of training content + Q&A / day

     

    1/7: SUBTOTALS

    Learn how to create conditional totals with SUMIF.

    1/14: IF THIS, THEN THAT

    Use Boolean logic in Excel with the IF function. Control what comes into a cell based on logic.

    1/21: DATES

    Learn how to perform date calculations with EDATE.

    1/28: LOAN PAYMENTS

    Learn how to calculate loan payments with PMT.

    2/4: LOOKING UP DATA

    Learn how to lookup values using VLOOKUP and/or XLOOKUP.

    2/11: COMBINE TEXT

    Learn how to combine text using CONCATENATE, CONCAT, and/or TEXTJOIN.

  • Acrobat: Redaction - January 11th @ 3PM ET

    Stay out of the news and learn how to properly redact using Adobe Acrobat Professional DC.

    10-20 minutes of training content + Q&A

  • Word: Customizing Word - January 13th @ 3PM ET

    Navigating your Word documents can prove to be tasking. Let us help! In this power hour, learn how to insert and find content in your Word documents. Techniques covered include cut, copy, and paste; advanced find; find and replace; go to; inserting symbols; inserting special characters; inserting content from other sources; and using the navigation pane.

    20 – 40 minutes of training content + Q&A

  • PowerPoint: Using PowerPoint Effectively - January 20th @ 3PM ET

    PowerPoint can be a very effective and engaging tool. Learn how! In this power hour, learn how to make engaging presentations with layouts, custom backgrounds, custom bullet points, and expert advice on exactly what should be included on your slides.

    20 – 40 minutes of training content + Q&A

  • PhantomPDF: Redaction - February 1st @ 3PM ET

    Stay out of the news and learn how to properly redact using Foxit PhantomPDF.

    10-20 minutes of training content + Q&A

  • Outlook: Email - February 10th @ 3PM ET

    Email taking control of your day? We’re here to help! In this power hour, learn techniques for getting control of your inbox, processing email faster, finding emails, and organizing email quickly.

    20 – 40 minutes of training content + Q&A

  • Excel: Data Dive - February 17th @ 3PM ET

    Dive into all things data with Excel! In this power hour, you will master techniques for navigating data, the types of data that Excel understands, how to quickly populate data in your spreadsheets using autofill, how to read in data from one location to another, how to bring your data from Excel into Word, and finally, learn how to protect your data.

    20 – 40 minutes of training content + Q&A

  • Excel: Tables - March 3rd @ 2PM ET

    Let Excel work for you by harnessing the power of tables. Learn how to take advantage of banded rows, duplicating formulas, column and row totals, and removing duplicates in this feature packed power hour.

    20 – 40 minutes of training content + Q&A

  • Outlook: Calendar - March 24th @ 2PM ET

    Harness the power of your Outlook calendar! In this 1-hour webinar, learn key setting changes, how to use categories to power up your calendar, ways to control your calendar view, techniques for searching appointments, and time blocking methods.

    20 – 40 minutes of training content + Q&A

  • Word: Inserting and Finding Content - April 14th @ 2PM ET

    Navigating your Word documents can prove to be tasking. Let us help! In this power hour, learn how to insert and find content in your Word documents. Techniques covered include cut, copy, and paste; advanced find; find and replace; go to; inserting symbols; inserting special characters; inserting content from other sources; and using the navigation pane.

    20 – 40 minutes of training content + Q&A

  • Excel: Readily Readable Data - April 28th @ 2PM ET

    Revitalize the appearance of your spreadsheets and improve overall readability! In this power hour, learn how to format your data, harness the power of conditional formatting, freeze panes, add headers and footers, and techniques for printing spreadsheets.

    20 – 40 minutes of training content + Q&A