Google Workspace Essentials

Google Workspace Essentials

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Laurie Sherrod

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Learn about all the powerful apps in Google’s collection of cloud computing, productivity, and collaboration tools


Whether you know it as Google Workspace, G-Suite, or Google Apps, Google’s suite of apps for business is powerful, accessible, and integrated. In this course, Google expert Laurie Sherrod provides an overview of the most common apps and a few more you may not be aware of! Did you know you can create your own public website in minutes using Google Sites? Have you thought about using Google Translate on your phone to have a conversation with someone who speaks another language? Did you know you can work offline with files stored in your Google Drive? These are just a few of the skills you will learn by taking this course.


You’ll learn about common features like those listed here:

  • Search
  • Labels
  • Sharing
  • Collaborating
  • Version History
  • Working Offline


Apps covered include:

  • Gmail
  • Google Contacts
  • Google Calendar
  • Google Drive
  • Google Docs
  • Google Sheets
  • Google Slides
  • Google Forms
  • Google Photos
  • Google Sites
  • Google Jamboard
  • Google Hangouts and Meet
  • Google Keep
  • Google Drawings
  • Google Translate
  • Google Drive File Stream
  • Google Shared Drive
  • Google Admin


By the end of this course, you will be able to discuss the various apps available in Google Workspace and how they all work together so you can spend less time managing your work and more time actually doing it. Learn what’s possible and how to get the most out of your Google Workspace account.


High-quality HD content in the “Uniquely Engaging™” Bigger Brains Teacher-Learner style!

Course Contents:

Section # Section Name # Lesson Length
1 Getting Started 1 Introduction 1:34
2 What is Google Workspace? 4:14
2 Google Workspace Apps, Part 1 3 Gmail 7:34
4 Google Contacts 1:51
5 Google Calendar 2:38
6 Google Drive, Part 1 7:40
7 Google Drive, Part 2 6:01
8 Google Docs 5:17
9 Google Sheets 3:49
10 Google Slides 4:47
3 Google Workspace Apps, Part 2 11 Google Forms 6:23
12 Google Photos 7:22
13 Google Sites 8:08
14 Google Jamboard 4:23
15 Google Hangouts and Meet 4:26
16 Google Keep 5:09
17 Google Drawings 2:45
18 Google Translate 3:48
4 Sharing and Admin 19 Google Drive File Stream 3:18
20 Google Shared Drive 4:34
21 Google Admin 2:13

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