Advanced Techniques - Proofreading Tools in Microsoft Word
Microsoft Word has MANY features built in that will assist you with proofreading. With settings you can customize, custom dictionaries, grammar rules and more, you'll want to explore this topic in more depth. We'll troubleshoot common issues as well in this 90-minute webinar.
Participants will discover:
What tools are available in Microsoft Word to assist with proofreading.
How to automatically correct many common grammar and spelling errors.
How to create a custom dictionary with your own corporate or industry jargon.
Which settings are worth changing from the default to save you time.
Why Word's proofreading tools can help make you a better writer.
What you can do to prevent (or reverse) Word from making automatic corrections that you don't want.
How you can reduce the redundant elements of grammar and spelling checks.
Attendees will be provided a link to the live webinar approximately 48 hours prior to the webinar as well as access to the recording for 30 days afterwards. All attendees will receive a handout with step by step instructions detailing what was covered during the webinar. In addition, a letter can be provided that is suitable for submitting for 1.5 Certified Administrative Professional (CAP) recertification points.
About the Instructor
Marie Herman, CAP, OM, ACS, MOSM
When it comes to career and professional development to help administrative professionals advance, Marie Herman, CAP, OM, ACS, MOSM knows how to take you from where you are, to where you want to be. She has made her career helping others to develop their skills through strategic planning, website design, and technology. With certification as an internet webmaster designer, Microsoft Office Specialist (Master Level), Advanced Toastmaster-Silver, and an Associate's Degree in Business, Marie has an expansive knowledge in many areas, and can help you become an expert as well. She is an author, mentor, and expert on a number of computer and professional development topics. Marie is the owner of MRH Enterprises LLC and teaches classes on Microsoft Office, Windows, and various other internet topics. She has been a member of the International Association of Administrative Professionals (IAAP) since 1997 and was the 2012-2013 President of the Illinois Division of IAAP. She has more than two decades of experience as an administrative professional and efficiency consultant.