Become more efficient Nov. 7 at JCCC’s Microsoft Office Conference


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Become more efficient Nov. 7 at JCCC’s Microsoft Office Conference


OVERLAND PARK, Kan. – If you’re interested in learning how Microsoft Office can help you become more organized and efficient at work and at home, then attend a special conference on Saturday, Nov. 7, at Johnson County Community College.


New and veteran users of Microsoft Office software will benefit from learning new tools and functions, timesaving tips and expert advice. The conference will be from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the Regnier Center at JCCC.


The cost of the conference is $25 and includes a catered lunch where you can network with the presenters and other participants.


The keynote presentation will focus on the new features in Windows 10, the changes in the Desktop and the Start Menu, as well as the evolution from Windows 7 to Windows 8 to Windows 10.  Upgrade and installation strategies will also be addressed.


Other presenters will cover everything from new features of Office 2016 to going paperless with Office 365 to working with images in PowerPoint.


“Office 365 is the next step in easy collaboration among peers, colleagues, and workgroups, said Keith Krieger, program director for microcomputer training in Continuing Education at JCCC.  “The simple integration with the Office programs combined with the storage and sharing features of OneDrive make it easy to collaborate.”

“Office 365 is truly office anywhere. Whether on Windows, Mac, Android, or iOS, I can view, edit, and share work seamlessly.”



Breakout sessions will include:


  • Microsoft Office – Office 2016 – New Features


  • Excel – Self-Service Business Intelligence with Microsoft Excel PowerPivot


  • Outlook – How do I use Outlook in the Office 365 Environment


  • SharePoint – Getting the Most from SharePoint Search with Office 365


  • OneNote – What is OneNote and Why Should I use it?


  • Microsoft Office – Paperless Business Management using Office 365


  • Access – Using Access to Manage Date: Importing and Linking to External Data


  • PowerPoint – Isolating Images


  • Access – Saving Your Business Using Access


  • PowerPoint – Working with Complex Photos


Register or view a full schedule of events at Phone registrations are also accepted at 913-469-2323. Reference CRN 91841 when calling.