Online Productivity Applications

Purpose of Assignment

This assignment will demonstrate the student’s ability to use online productivity tools and how they contribute to increased productivity in the work environment.


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Assignment Steps

Research: The function of Microsoft Office 365 productivity apps and they can be used to be more productive in the work environment.

Create a 10- to 15-slide PowerPoint® presentation to evaluate four Microsoft Office 365 productivity apps, recommend one, and explain why.

Research Microsoft Office 365 productivity apps (e.g., OneNote, Sway, Office Mix, and Edge).

Design the presentation to show how anyone could be more productive by using Microsoft Office 365 productivity apps (e.g., OneNote, Sway, Office Mix, and Edge) either professionally or personally. Recommend one app and explain why.

Include the following PowerPoint® features:

  • At least two examples of animation on text or image
  • Insert image and format using a style
  • Insert a video hyperlink to start on click
  • Use slide transitions on each slide

Format your assignment consistent with APA guidelines.

Each slide has to have a detailed speaker notes. (Except the title and reference slides). In-text citation in the speaker notes.

Reference and In-text citation