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Workshops > Computer Training > Smart Phones and Tablets

iPad for Business  

This workshop is designed to help you get the most out of your iPad for productivity at work and outside of work. Take a look at various usage scenarios and apps to help you take your use of the iPad to the next level. We'll help you decide if the iPad can replace your laptop on a business trip and discuss the best apps to use in various professions.

A combination of live demos and hands-on work will be used. This hands-on workshop assumes you already own an iPad and are comfortable with the basics so be sure to bring yours!

Interested in basic iPad instruction? Click here for the basics or here for more advanced topics.

Topics to be covered:

Organizing your iPad
      Organizing your apps and using folders
      Keyboard Shortcuts
      Finding, Installing, and Updating Apps
      Tips for finding the best apps
Connecting
      Options for connecting to the internet
      Connecting to your email accounts
      Connecting to your work computer from your iPad
Communicating
      Using Facetime and Skype
      Setting up an email account
      Email tips and tricks
Protecting your iPad
      Setting a lock screen password
      Backing up your iPad
      Find my iPad
Capturing Thoughts and Ideas
      Note Taking (Taking handwritten, typed, and audio notes)
      Mind Mapping
      Creating Flow Charts
      Sketching
Productivity
      Creating and editing Office documents
      Accessing documents/files from your computer on your iPad
      Printing from the iPad
Presentations
      Tools/apps to use
      Finding and Adding assets to your presentation
      Getting your iPad to work with a projector or HDTV
Planning a Business Trip
      Finding a flight/hotel/car
      Using the Map app
      Saving/accessing your itinerary
Reference/Books
      What are the best apps for referencing information?
      What is the best way to get ebooks related to my profession?
Hardware
      Should I upgrade to the new iPad?
      Cases, External Keyboards for work and travel

 

iPad for Business
Item: ITOTH15004
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM Location: Hickory Hall, Hickory 126
Sessions: 1 Tu 5407 N. University Peoria, IL 61635
1/6/2015 - 1/6/2015 Fee: $80.00
 

The Professional Development Institute
Illinois Central College North Campus
5407 N. University St. Peoria, IL. 61635

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