Notion: Harnessing the Power of Knowledge

Notion: Harnessing the Power of Knowledge

with Laura Johnston
of The Assistant’s Handbook

# Slack Channel: #course_notion

About the course

Where are you filing your notes? Multiple notebooks? Onenote? Evernote? Does your company have a shared, collaborative repository for collective knowledge in the company? A Single Source of Truth otherwise known as a SSOT? No? Not sure. Let’s talk.

Notion allows you to create, collect and collaborate all in one single workspace. International EA and Notion whiz, Laura Johnston will walk you through this powerful tool and show you why it’s an assistant’s best friend.

This course is for you if you…

  • Want to tame your to do list
  • Love the art of note-taking and want to take it to the next step with a digital solution
  • Need one solution to write, plan, collaborate and organize your projects
  • Are tired of being asked for the same forms and documents over and over and need a wiki to streamline your workflows
  • Love staying on top of the latest tech

What you will learn

  • The basics of Notion including blocks, databases, toggles, callouts, nested columns, page creation and templates
  • Slash commands and basic formatting
  • Documenting workflows and transitioning to digital platforms
  • How to create a dynamic and easy to use wiki for more efficient workflows
  • Utilizing Notion for Task Management
  • Collaboration and permissions hierarchies
  • The basics of Scrum and Kanban
  • Pro tips such as global blocks, nested columns, customized icons, embedding, integration and more

Meet Your Instructor

Guest Instructor Laura Johnston

Laura Johnston

EA + Creator of
The Assistant’s Handbook

Laura is the force behind The Assistant’s Handbook and our first Official to instruct a course! We are all so proud. She is a Dubai-based EA focused on helping leadership teams succeed.

Before you begin

Before you begin you will need to get yourself a Notion account.

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Trello for Productivity

Trello for Productivity

Level-up your project management skills with this intuitive application

with Lauren Bradley
Founder of The Officials

About the course

Is your To Do List out of control?⁠ This course will introduce you to Trello, a fabulous online application that helps you organize and stay on top of your complex To Do lists and projects. ⁠

This is a crash course that will walk you through getting started with Trello, teaching you about boards, power-ups, automation and integration.

This course is for you if you…

  • Overwhelmed and looking for new ways to organize your to do list
  • Interested in project management
  • Striving to be more productive in your day to day
  • Have several projects you need to track more efficiently
  • Need a way to track your VA clients and projects
  • Looking for new fun tech solutions

What you will learn

  • The power of Kanban boards
  • The essentials of Trello
  • Managing a project through Trello boards
  • The power of Kanban boards
  • Project management 101
  • Powerful add-ons including Power-ups, Butler automation and Extensions
  • How to integrate complimentary applications

Meet Your Instructor

Lauren Bradley

Lauren Bradley

Founder of The Officials

Lauren has held every admin and assistant title under the sun including Office Manager, EA to the CEO and private PA to HNWIs. She is a former OfficeNinjas All-Star winner and founder of The Officials. She is passionate about empowering admins and assistants.

Before you begin…

You will need to get yourself a Trello account.

Please note this page has affiliate links. You can read our Affiliate Disclaimer for more information.