Thanks for attending UAC 2018
This exciting event is presented every few years by a cooperating group of educational astrological organizations, including NCGR. The result is education, fun for all, and the largest gathering of astrologers in the world! Check out the great speaker lineup at the last UAC
NCGR Workshop at UAC: Cyber Tools for Astrologers
NCGR is presenting an exciting and informative all-day workshop at UAC 2018 on Wednesday May 23, 2018. $90 for the day, or $55 for session 1, $30 for session 2, $30 for session 3. The complete program is shown below.
Session 1. Office Tools. (2.5 hours with 15 min. break) 10 am-12:30 pm
1. Introduction to Google Suite of products. 30 mins
a. What products are present within Google Suite: Doc (similar to Word), Sheets (similar to Excel), Slides (PowerPoint), Sites (to create websites), Google drive to store materials;
b. What is the advantage of using the Google suite: multiple people collaborating simultaneously. How to create and edit documents in multiple devices, maintain revisions, convert to pdf;
c. Refer to handouts for all training material on YouTube, websites etc.
2. Power Points: 45 mins
a. Best practices for effective presentations;
b. Easy tips and tricks for using animations;
c. Adding pictures, tables into PowerPoint;
d. Smart Art
3. Excel (Sheets): 1 hour
a. Step by Step instructions on creating and editing worksheets;
c. Sorting, filtering; d. Formulas.
Session 2. Audio/Video Interactive Tools. (1 hour) 2- 3 PM
1. Use of online webinars for consulting and teaching
a. Comparison of zoom, WebEx, GoToMeeting, skype;
b.Demo of an online webinar: tips and tricks;
c. How to have an interactive online session;
d. How to record and share webinars/ consultations–Hightail, Mediafire, Dropbox
Session 3. Cyber Social Tools. (1 hour) 3:30-4:30 PM
1. Better utilization and integration of your Facebook page, twitter, blog and website
a. How to create a Facebook page and maximize its potential;
b. When to use twitter vs blogs vs Facebook;
c. Other online tools: surveys, email, calendar.