Get Work-Ready...the Fun Way 🎉

Launching February 2022

This entertaining course is designed to teach students 12+ the most sought after technical and soft skills by top companies in the workplace.


Commonly Asked Questions: 

Do I need to purchase any Microsoft Office Products to access the course? 

No - this course uses all free web based programs from Microsoft Office for Web (Excel, PowerPoint, Word, etc.)

Do I need a specific type of laptop to access the courses?

All you need is internet access! All lessons are accessible on Chromebooks, Macs, PCs and Tablets. 

How long will I have access to the course for?

Students will have lifetime access to all course materials to refer back to anytime throughout their career! 

When does the course start?

Students can start at any time and move at their own pace!

Is this for college students too?

Yes! This course is great preparation for college students entering the workplace.

Is there a Completion Certificate?

Yes! Once a student completes the course they will receive a certificate. Great to hang on the fridge 😊

What topics are included?

Students will learn all the topics below (and I PROMISE I make it fun!!!)

  • Basics of Microsoft PowerPoint
  • Basics of Microsoft Word
  • Basics of Microsoft Excel
  • Virtual Meetings (Zoom, Teams, Outlook, etc.)
  • Email Etiquette (How to send professional emails + Outlook / Gmail Basics)
  • Professionalism (Time Management, Body Language, First Impressions etc.)
  • Securing an Internship / Job (Elevator Pitch, Resumes, Interviewing, Networking, Coping with Stress, etc.) 

Course Curriculum

Launching January 2022

  • 1

    Welcome!!! 🎉

    • Welcome to Miss Excel's Workplace FUNdamentals for Students!

    • Start Here!

  • 2

    Chapter 1: Presentation Portal 👩🏼‍🏫 (for PowerPoint Online)

    • 100: Meet PowerPoint (Web Version) 👋🏼

    • 101: Getting Started in PowerPoint

    • 102: Presentation Building Basics

    • 103: Give your slides a Glow Up with Smart Art ✨

    • 104: The Art of Using Images & Videos

    • 105: Themes (the Presets of PowerPoint)

    • 106: Dictate Tool (PowerPoint's Voice to Text) 🗣

    • 107: Make Slides Dance with Animations & Transitions 🕺🏼

    • 108: Vibe Check your Deck with Review Ribbon

    • 109: The Aftermath: Print, Save, Share

    • 110: Presenting Do's and Don'ts

    • 111: Tips for Overcoming Presentation Anxiety 😳

  • 3

    Chapter 2 - Designing Documents 📄 (in Word Online)

    • 200: Meet Microsoft Word (Web Version) 🙋🏼‍♂️

    • 201: Getting Started in Microsoft Word

    • 202: Document Formatting Basics

    • 203: Insert Ribbon: Home of the Drip for your Docs 💎

    • 204: Check Yourself with the Review Ribbon

    • 205: Sharing Documents 👭

    • 206: Printing / Saving as PDF Best Practices

  • 4

    Chapter 3 - Spreadsheet Essentials (for Excel Online)

    • 300: Meet Excel 🙋🏼‍♀️

    • 301: Anatomy of a Function 👨🏼‍⚕️

    • 303: Formatting Basics

    • 304: Remove Duplicates 🙅🏼‍♀️

    • 305: Make Cells Change Color Automatically (Conditional Formatting)

    • 306: Text to Columns (a fun tool!)

    • 307: Flash Fill ⚡ Excel's Superhero

    • 308: Sorting & Filtering (only seeing what you want!)

    • 309: Freezing Cells in Place ❄

    • 310: Pivot Tables

    • 311: Creating Cool Charts

    • 312: Grouping & Gridlines

    • 313: Drop it like its hot with Drop Down Menus

    • 314: Case Functions (Upper, Lower, Proper)

    • 315: Extraction Functions (Where Toosie Slide meets Excel)

    • 316: Location Functions 📍

    • 317: Date Functions 🗓

    • 318: Logical Functions (Sum or Count only the cells you want)

    • 319: Statistical Functions (Find the Average, Maximum, Minimum etc.)

    • 320: How to Combine Cells Together

    • 321: Lookup Functions 🔎

    • 322: Index / Match (the BFFs of Excel 👭)

    • 323: Filter Function (Lookup and Pull Multiple Results)

    • 324: Absolute Referencing * SUPER IMPORTANT*

    • 325: Images, Shapes & Links

    • 326: Playing with New Data Types (Stocks, Geography)

    • 327: Reviewing Sheets (Spell Check, Comments & Notes)

    • 328: Print / Saving as PDF

    • 329: Sharing Spreadsheets

    • 330: BONUS - Excel Guides

  • 5

    Chapter 4: Virtual Meeting Vault 🤝🏼

    • 400: All About Virtual Meetings

    • 401: Zoom - Creating Meetings

    • 402: Zoom - Hosting & Attending Meetings

    • 403: Microsoft Teams - Creating Meetings

    • 404: Microsoft Teams - Hosting & Attending Meetings

    • 405: Google Hangout - Creating Meetings

    • 406: Google Hangout - Hosting & Attending Meetings

    • 407: Skype - Creating Meetings

    • 408: Skype - Hosting & Attending Meetings

    • 409: Virtual Meeting Planning Tips

    • 410: Virtual Meeting Attendee Etiquette

    • 411: Active Listening

    • 412: Organizing Outlook Calendar Tips

    • 413: Organizing Google Calendar Tips

  • 6

    Chapter 5: Email Etiquette 📧

    • 500: Writing Professional Emails 101

    • 501: Anatomy of an Email 👩🏼‍⚕️

    • 502: How to Write Clear & Efficient Emails

    • 503: Outlook Essentials

    • 504: Writing Emails in Outlook

    • 505: Formatting Emails in Outlook 📎

    • 506: Organizing Inbox in Outlook 📬

    • 507: Setting Out of Office Replies in Outlook 🌴

    • 508: Gmail Essentials

    • 509: Writing Emails in Gmail 📎

    • 510: Formatting Emails in Gmail 🎨

    • 511: Organizing Inbox in Gmail 📭

    • 512: Setting Out of Office Replies in Gmail

    • 513: Crafting Your Email Signature

    • 514: Email Template - How to ask for something

    • 515: Email Template - How to Follow Up

    • 516: Email Template - How to Decline Something

    • 517: Email Template - Thank You

    • 518: Email Template - Late Deliverable

    • 519: Email Template - Coordinating a date

    • 520: Email Template - Reschedule a Meeting

    • 521: Email Template - Ask for Feedback

    • 522: Email Template - Ask for help

    • 523: Email Template - How to Gracefully Admit Mistake

    • 524: Email Template - Ask for time off

    • 525: Email Template - Requesting a Status Update

    • 526: Email Template - How to address an error someone else made

    • 527: Email Template - How to get out of something

  • 7

    Chapter 6: Professionalism ✍🏼

    • 600: What does Professionalism even mean?!

    • 601: Professionalism in In-Person Meetings

    • 602: How to be Professional in front of clients / team (and what NOT to do)

    • 603: How to Handle Mistakes 😳

    • 604: First Impressions

    • 605: Office Dress Codes - Business Professional vs Business Casual vs Smart Casual 🤷🏼‍♀️

    • 606: Confidence at Work (Even if you are new & don't know what you're doing yet 😇)

    • 607: Art of the Handshake (Do we even handshake anymore?!)

    • 608: Body Language (How others perceive you + how to read others)

    • 609: Time Management Tips ⏰

    • 610: When in doubt - Match Company Culture

    • 611: Finding a Mentor

    • 612: Keeping Track of Accomplishments

    • 613: Staying Positive! 😊

  • 8

    Chapter 7: Securing an Internship / Job 💼

    • 700: Let's talk work!

    • 701: Crafting your Elevator Pitch

    • 702: Designing your Resume (+ Pre-Made Templates)

    • 703: Job Fair Etiquette

    • 704: All About Cover Letters (+ Pre-Made Templates)

    • 705: How to Prepare for an Interview

    • 706: Coping with Interview Anxiety

    • 707: Interview Questions You May Be Asked

    • 708: Networking Do's and Don'ts

    • 709: How to Prepare for your First Internship / Job

    • CONGRATS YOU MADE IT!!!!!!!