Organize yourself as a remote worker or self-employed

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In this Guided Project, you will:

Create a browser work persona, add task and productivity management tools

Use communication and productivity tools and techniques to manage shared work

Add focus and meditation with appropriate tools and techniques

Clock1 hour
BeginnerBeginner
CloudNo download needed
VideoSplit-screen video
Comment DotsEnglish
LaptopDesktop only

In this 2 hour long project-based course, you will learn how to manage yourself as a remote employed worker or self-employed, with essential practices, tips and tools. You will create a browser work persona and set up tasks, time and productivity management tools, use online shared documents and video meetings, professional messaging, accounting and invoicing, and even relax and focus with meditation noise and productivity management techniques. The ultimate starting guide for remote and self work! Note: This course works best for learners who are based in the North America region. We’re currently working on providing the same experience in other regions.

Skills you will develop

self managementManagementRemote workProject ManagementProductivity

Learn step-by-step

In a video that plays in a split-screen with your work area, your instructor will walk you through these steps:

  1. Set up a Chrome work persona and home page

  2. Set your agenda with Todoist

  3. Use Toggl Track for time tracking

  4. Manage your email with Gmail

  5. Add a CRM to your Gmail with Streak

  6. Share documents with Google Drive

  7. Keep accounting and invoices for self-employed remote workers

  8. Focus using Mynoise.net

  9. Collaborative messaging with Slack

  10. Videocalls and creating a virtual coworking space

How Guided Projects work

Your workspace is a cloud desktop right in your browser, no download required

In a split-screen video, your instructor guides you step-by-step

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