Blog: Upskill in Lockdown – Week 5 of Isolation

Week 5 of Isolation

Five weeks and counting! Are the kids driving you mad yet? Well, stick on a Joe Wicks PE lesson to keep them occupied for half an hour or so, and use the time to Upskill in Lockdown with another of our free training sessions.

Now we’ve equipped you with our Top 10 Tips for working from home on almost everything Microsoft, I hope you are putting our helpful hacks into practice. If you missed the last session, would like to watch it again or even share with your colleagues, here’s a link to the recording: Top 10 Tips for amending and styling Word documents.

Have your firm recently adopted NetDocuments to meet the government’s requirement for remote working? Or perhaps, your firm has had NetDocuments for some time but you’ve not had a need to use it much until this point. Well, this session will be perfect for you, this week we will be training you on our Top 10 Tips for NetDocuments.

NetDocuments is a great tool to have when working from home, allowing you to collaborate and share documents with your team effortlessly. We will guide you through our top tips to make collaboration and converting documents into pdfs simple, as well as organising your workspace to ensure the most important documents are easily accessible.

What we will cover:

    • Delivering a Secured Link – sending emails with an additional security functions
    • Emailing attachments and links including editing attachments
    • Follow Me
    • Approve
    • Customise the Power Bar/Right Click
    • Adding Document Number into all documents
    • Uploading a new version from an email attachment
    • Uploading a new document
    • Working offline – checking out and in documents

This free training session will be held on Monday 27th April 2020 at 2pm (BST). If you are unable to attend at this time, you can sign up and we will send you a link to the recording of the session.

Register here

Check out our previous training sessions:

Top 10 Tips for Microsoft Excel when working from home

Top 10 Tips for Microsoft Outlook and Word when working from home

How to use Microsoft Teams to keep your team connected

We have more training sessions coming up in the next few weeks, but if there is anything you would like us to cover, pop us an email with the subject ‘suggestions for virtual training sessions’ and we will take a look. Also, if you have any questions about any of our sessions or would like more in-depth one-to-one training, please email me at or my colleague Julie,

See you next time on our journey to Upskill on Lockdown, stay safe and well!