Explaining IT-based ideas or projects to team members in other departments or upper management can be challenging at times — not everyone is IT savvy. However, there are tools that can make your job easier… Start learning how to use Microsoft Visio to communicate your ideas visually with Steve Richards’ latest course, “Microsoft Visio 2013.” During the 19-video course, Steve covers how to use the ribbon, create diagrams, and more.
Here’s a quick Q&A with Steve about the course, as well as video preview of the course!
Q: Why should companies train their IT professionals in this technology? What value does it bring? One word… communication. Visio provides a valuable asset to bridge the gap between IT professionals and other departments, and even upper management.
Q: From a student-perspective, what did you keep in mind when creating this course? The average student is interested in “How to use Visio” versus “How to create a network” for example.
Q: Any out-of-the-box tips for students to get the most out of your course? Watch Nuggets 1-7 for an overview of Visio. The remaining 12 Nuggets cover specific diagram types that can be created using Visio! So get the basics down, and then explore the fun stuff.
Q: What’s one real-world application someone can expect to use, thanks to this course? Diagramming with real-time data synchronization!