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: Customizing Word - January 8th @ 2PM ET

    Word’s default settings leave many users pulling out their hair. In this power hour, learn how to customize Word’s settings, Quick Access Toolbar, status bar, ribbons, and keyboard shortcuts to work for you. Learn how to manipulate Word views for more efficient drafting and review. Further, learn how to change Word’s default formatting.

    Learning objectives:

    • Modify Word’s default settings and formatting
    • Employ Quick Access Toolbar, status bar, ribbon, and keyboard shortcut customizations
    • Manipulate views
  • BONUS: Adobe Acrobat -January 15th @ 2PM ET

    Master the most critical features used by legal professionals! In this webinar, learn how to create, combine, and manipulate PDFs, including the most critical feature, redaction.

    Learning objectives:

    • Create and combine PDF files
    • Manipulate PDF content
    • Employ redaction tools properly
  • Microsoft Outlook: Email - January 22 @ 2PM 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.

    Learning objectives:

    • Employ techniques for organizing email
    • Apply changes to Outlook settings to help manage email more effectively
    • Implement conditional formatting to draw attention to important emails
    • Identify email management skills

     

  • BONUS: Kofax (Nuance) Power PDF - February 5th @ 2PM ET

    Master the most critical features used by legal professionals. In this webinar, learn how to create, combine, and manipulate PDFs, including the most critical feature, redaction.

    Learning objectives:

    • Create and combine PDF files
    • Manipulate PDF content
    • Employ redaction tools properly
  • Microsoft Word: Inserting and Finding Content - February 12th @ 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.

    Learning objectives:

    • Use cut, copy, and paste to insert content
    • Employ advanced find and replace techniques
    • Explain how to insert symbols, special characters, and content from other sources
  • Microsoft Excel: Data Dive - February 26th @ 2PM 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.

    Learning objectives:

    • Use multiple methods to quickly navigate Excel data
    • Identify the types of data that Excel recognizes
    • Produce repetitive data quickly using autofill
    • Employ cell references to read in data from one cell to another
    • Differentiate between the different methods for bringing data from Excel into Word
    • Apply settings to protect data
  • Microsoft Word: Formatting Text - March 4th @ 2PM ET

    Get in formation! In this power hour, learn tips and tricks for formatting text, include font and paragraphs formatting tricks, automatic numbers, and bullets.

    Learning objectives:

    • Employ the format painter to copy formatting from one location to another
    • Use ribbon controls and keyboard shortcuts to strip formatting from text
    • Manipulate font and paragraph formatting
    • Create numbering and bullet schemes
  • BONUS: Foxit PhantomPDF - March 18th @ 2PM ET

    Master the most critical features used by legal professionals. In this webinar, learn how to create, combine, and manipulate PDFs, including the most critical feature, redaction.

    • Create and combine PDF files
    • Manipulate PDF content
    • Employ redaction tools properly

     

  • Microsoft Powerpoint: Using Powerpoint Effectively - March 25th @ 2PM 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.

    Learning objectives:

    • Distinguish between content that should appear on a slide and content that should be shared verbally
    • Create custom backgrounds and bullet points
    • Use layouts effectively

     

  • Microsoft Word: Pages - April 1st @ 2PM ET

    Take a page from our training book! In this power hour, master the use of sections to control page formatting, headers, footers, and complex page numbering.

    Learning objectives:

    • Use cut, copy, and paste to insert content
    • Employ advanced find and replace techniques
    • Explain how to insert symbols, special characters, and content from other sources

     

  • NetDocs: Getting the MOST out of ndOffice Advanced - April 15th @ 2PM ET

    Learn how to get the most of ndOffice!

  • Microsoft Outlook: Calendar - April 22nd @ 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.

    Learning objectives:

    • Apply changes to Outlook settings
    • Employ categories
    • Develop custom views
    • Demonstrate advanced search techniques
    • Use time blocking methods
  • Microsoft Word: Customizing Word - April 23rd @ 2PM ET

    Word’s default settings leave many users pulling out their hair. In this power hour, learn how to customize Word’s settings, Quick Access Toolbar, status bar, ribbons, and keyboard shortcuts to work for you. Learn how to manipulate Word views for more efficient drafting and review. Further, learn how to change Word’s default formatting.

    Learning objectives:

    • Modify Word’s default settings and formatting
    • Employ Quick Access Toolbar, status bar, ribbon, and keyboard shortcut customizations
    • Manipulate views
  • BONUS: Adobe Acrobat - April 28th @ 2PM ET

    Master the most critical features used by legal professionals! In this webinar, learn how to create, combine, and manipulate PDFs, including the most critical feature, redaction.

    Learning Objectives:

    • Create and combine PDF files
    • Manipulate PDF content
    • Employ redaction tools properly
  • BONUS: DocsCorp pdfDocs - April 29th @ 2PM ET

    Master the most critical features used by legal professionals! In this webinar, learn how to create, combine, and manipulate PDFs, including the most critical feature, redaction.

    Learning objectives:

    • Create and combine PDF files
    • Manipulate PDF content
    • Employ redaction tools properly

     

  • Microsoft Outlook: Email - April 30th @ 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.

    Learning objectives:

    • Employ techniques for organizing email
    • Apply changes to Outlook settings to help manage email more effectively
    • Implement conditional formatting to draw attention to important emails
    • Identify email management skills
  • Microsoft Word: Inserting and Finding Content - May 5th@ 11AM 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.

    Learning objectives:

    • Use cut, copy and paste to insert content
    • Employ advanced find and replace techniques
    • Explain how to insert symbols, special characters, and content from other sources
  • Microsoft Word: Styles - May 6th @ 2PM ET

    Styles are Word’s most powerful formatting feature! In this power hour, learn how to apply styles, modify styles, create new styles, and manage the styles pane.

    Learning objectives:

    • Apply existing styles
    • Modify existing styles
    • Create new styles
    • Manipulate the styles pane
  • Microsoft Excel: Data Dive - May 7th @ 2PM 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.

    Learning objectives:

    • Use multiple methods to quickly navigate Excel data
    • Identify the types of data that Excel recognizes
    • Produce repetitive data quickly using autofill
    • Employ cell references to read in data from one cell to another
    • Differentiate between the different methods for bringing data from Excel into Word
    • Apply settings to protect data
  • Microsoft Word: Formatting Text - May 12th @ 3PM ET

    Get in formation! In this power hour, learn tips and tricks for formatting text, include font and paragraphs formatting tricks, automatic numbers, and bullets.

    Learning objectives:

    • Employ the format painter to copy formatting from one location to another
    • Use ribbon controls and keyboard shortcuts to strip formatting from text
    • Manipulate font and paragraph formatting
    • Create numbering and bullet schemes
  • BONUS: Microsoft Teams - May 13th @ 2PM ET

    Collaborating has never been easier than with Microsoft Teams! In this webinar, learn how to create teams and work within Teams to reduce email volume and increase your team’s efficiency.

    • Create Teams
    • Use Teams for collaboration
    • Organize content and messages within Teams

     

  • BONUS: Kofax (Nuance) Power PDF - May 14th @ 2PM ET

    Master the most critical features used by legal professionals. In this webinar, learn how to create, combine, and manipulate PDFs, including the most critical feature, redaction.

    Learning Objectives:

    • Create and combine PDF files
    • Manipulate PDF content
    • Employ redaction tools properly
  • BONUS: Foxit PhantomPDF - May 19th @ 2PM ET

    Master the most critical features used by legal professionals. In this webinar, learn how to create, combine, and manipulate PDFs, including the most critical feature, redaction.

    • Create and combine PDF files
    • Manipulate PDF content
    • Employ redaction tools properly
  • Microsoft Excel: Formulas and Functions - May 20th @ 2PM ET

    Discover the power of Excel formulas and functions! In this power hour, learn best practices for calculating totals, replicating formulas using relative and absolute cell references, creating subtotals and running totals, and pasting the values created by formulas.

    Learning objectives:

    • Determine best method for calculating total
    • Apply multiple methods of replicating formulasDifferentiate between absolute and relative cell references
    • Produce subtotals and running totals
    • Replicate values created from formulas
  • Microsoft Word: Pages - May 21st @ 2PM ET

    Take a page from our training book! In this power hour, master the use of sections to control page formatting, headers, footers, and complex page numbering.

    Learning objectives:

    • Use cut, copy, and paste to insert content
    • Employ advanced find and replace techniques
    • Explain how to insert symbols, special characters, and content from other sources
  • Microsoft Powerpoint: Using Powerpoint Effectively - May 28th @ 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.

    Learning objectives:

    • Distinguish between content that should appear on a slide and content that should be shared verbally
    • Create custom backgrounds and bullet points
    • Use layouts effectively

     

  • NetDocs: Managing Email - June 3rd @ 2PM ET

    Learn expert tips on effectively managing your emails with NetDocuments, including ndOffice and ndMail. Tame your inbox, customize workspaces to keep track of your emails, and more.

  • Microsoft Word: Reviewing and Revising - June 10th @ 2PM ET

    Reviewing and revising = revitalizing! In this power hour, learn tips and tricks for reviewing and revising Word documents. Increase reviewing efficiency and draft accuracy with spell check, auto correct, grammar check, tracked changes, comments, and comparison tools.

    Learning objectives:

    • Use spell check and grammar check
    • Modify auto correct settings
    • Employ tracked changes, comments, and comparison tools for producing redlines

     

  • BONUS: Microsoft Planner - June 17th @ 2PM ET

    Keep your matters on track with Microsoft Planner! In this webinar, learn how to create plans for each matter, organize your tasks, delegate, and utilize reporting.

    Learning objectives:

    • Create matter plans
    • Organize tasks
    • Interpret reports
  • Microsoft PowerPoint: Content Creation - June 24th @ 2PM ET

    In this power hour, learn how to build meaningful PowerPoint presentations by adding content, including text boxes, shapes and line, graphics, photos, PDF files, audio, video, and Excel spreadsheets.

    Learning objectives:

    • Manipulate textboxes, shapes, and lines
    • Use graphics and photos into PowerPoint presentations
    • Produce presentations with audio and video
    • Create presentations with inserted PDF and Excel files
  • Microsoft Word: Automatically Update Your Documents - July 8th @ 2PM ET

    Harness Word’s automatically updating features! In this power hour, learn how to create cross references, tables of contents, and tables of authorities that automatically update with a few keystrokes.

    Learning objectives:

    • Employ automatically updating cross references
    • Create automatic tables of contents
    • Produce automatic tables of authorities

     

  • BONUS: Microsoft Bookings - July 15th @ 2PM ET

    Save time scheduling appointments with Microsoft Bookings! In this webinar, learn how to setup Bookings to clients and others to schedule time directly on your calendar. Learn how to create rules to protect your time and customize your bookings page to get the information you need.

    Learning objectives:

    • Create businesses and services
    • Develop custom content and fields
    • Use rules to limit times that others can book
  • Microsoft Outlook: Tasks - July 22nd @ 2PM ET

    Prioritize, organize, and capture everything on your to do list with Outlook tasks! In this power hour, learn key setting changes, methods of delegation, customization, management, and organization of tasks. Further, learn how to use Microsoft To Do to simplify your tasks experience.

    Learning objectives:

    • Apply changes to Outlook settings
    • Demonstrate delegation methods
    • Create tasks with custom fields
    • Develop task management strategies
    • Employ strategies for task organization
  • Microsoft Word: Document Automation - August 13th @ 2PM ET

    Increase your drafting efficiency with automation tools built into Word! In this power hour, learn how to use macros, auto text, and simple mail merges to produce documents more quickly.

    Learning objectives:

    • Create macros
    • Develop auto text entries
    • Produce documents using simple mail merge functions
  • BONUS: Microsoft Forms - August 19th @ 2PM ET

    Collect information electronically with Microsoft’s valuable tool, Forms. In this webinar, learn how to create forms, use the results received, and develop reports.

    Learning objectives:

    • Create forms
    • Use results
    • Develop reports
  • Microsoft Excel: Readily Readable Data - August 26 @ 2PM ET

    Revitalize the appearance of your spreadsheets and improve overall readabilty! 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.

    Learning objectives:

    • Apply formatting principals to make data readable
    • Employ conditional formatting to analyze data and enhance readability
    • Employ pane freezing to make data readable on screen
    • Prepare spreadsheets for printing
  • Microsoft Word and Excel: Mail Merge on Steroids - September 9th @ 2PM ET

    Bulk up your efficiency with mail merge! Produce common documents faster with advanced mail merge features. In this power hour, learn how to combine Excel and Word to create power mail merges.

    Learning objectives:

    • Use Excel to populate document information
    • Produce custom documents using mail merge in Word

     

  • Microsoft Powerpoint: Perfect Your Presentation - September 23rd @ 2PM ET

    Perfect your PowerPoint presentations with advanced techniques! In this power hour, learn how to bring life to your presentations with professional animations, document call outs, timelines, and slide transitions. Learn tricks for seamless presentations and how to employ themes and master slides.

    Learning objectives:

    • Use animations and slide transitions professionally
    • Employ document call outs and timelines
    • Prepare master slides
  • Microsoft Word: Collaboration and Sharing - October 14th @ 2PM ET

    Play it safe! Let us show you how to safely send documents outside your organization. In this power hour, learn how to remove metadata, document security, lock on tracked changes, create PDFs, and email documents from within Word. Further, learn how to collaborate in real time with Office 365.

    Learning objectives:

    • Create PDFs files
    • Collaborate using tracked changes and Office 365 features
    • Protect documents using metadata removal and document security
  • Microsoft Outlook: Contacts - October 28th @ 2PM ET

    Gain control and organization of your contacts! In this power hour, learn key setting changes, how to important contacts, and how to manage your contacts to keep them up to date and organized.

    Learning objectives:

    • Apply changes to Outlook settings
    • Organize contacts
    • Use the import utility to import contacts from another source
  • Microsoft OneNote: Organizing Your Notes - November 4th @ 2PM ET

    Organization is key to efficiency! Get organized with OneNote. In this power hour, learn how to import content, organize your notes, add annotations, search, and filter within OneNote.

    Learning Objectives:

    • Use tools to import content
    • Develop strategies for organization
    • Create annotations
    • Employ search and filter tools
  • Microsoft Excel: Data Deep Dive - November 18th @ 2PM ET

    Conquer the depths of Excel’s data manipulation and analysis tools! In this power hour, learn how to manipulate text, lookup data, use data validation to create dropdown lists or require users to enter specific types of data, create tables, and build pivot tables.

    Learning Objectives:

    • Apply tools to combine text, split text, and change capitalization
    • Use formulas to look up data
    • Create dropdown lists using data validation
    • Employ data validation tools to limit types of data entered
    • Produce tables of data
    • Analyze data through pivot tables
  • Windows 10: Tips and Tricks - December 2nd @ 2 PM ET

    Get more out Windows 10! In this webinar, learn tips and tricks for working more efficiently, including shortcuts, searching, settings, Cortana, and the task view mode.

    Learning Objectives:

    • Create shortcuts
    • Employ search techniques
    • Change settings quickly
    • Use task view mode
  • 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