The topic of todays’ session was to use skills previously taught during course covering CV formatting exercises, to modify a template CV by including structure styles, colours, different fonts and sizes. Also heading formatting some listed below:
Title heading; Headings no.1,2,3,4,5; sub-headings; Colour, font sizes, spacing ,bullet points etc.
This will help to promote a modern looking CV profile with the ability to get short listed to an prospective employer.
In today lesson we discussed the basic digital skills framework i.e.
Managing information, Communicating, Transacting and Problem-solving as part of creating basic digital content.
Also the use of gaining employability skills and producing modern word processed documents including CV’s suitable for todays modern working market.
Today subject was continuation of formatting excersise with document themes, using headings, titles, bullet points, style changes , fonts and colours to make good impression with documents for prospective employers.
Today we learnt more about document designing, which can help with producing a more professional documentation including CV in the future. The use of formatting the Titles, headings, sub-headings and font sizes, colours and embolden words or sentences, paragraphs, help to highlight the use of modern computer technology.
Today i learnt about formatting a document. The lay-out, using best type fonts, size of fonts. Also how to emphasise information by hi-lighting words or sentences by using bold letters, italic letters, changing fonts sizes, alignments, colour and spacing.
Not forgetting when sending documents to use PDF format to prevent changes being made.
Today we searched for All IN ONE PC’s had to research what how a all in one PC differs from normal PCs. The Unit contains screen, operating system, hard drive, memory and can be produced as desk top or lap top version. Looked at refurbished quality PCs and budget price range. most important for our group was screen size and operation system suitable for our project. Best Price was 249.00
What else i learnt today!!
With the help of a volunteer i learnt how to create spread sheet formulas to add, subtract , multiply and divide.
Formula to mulitply see sample.
100 x 100= 10000
Use same formula for division(/), subtraction(-)or additions(+) by inserting correct symbols.
Here is a picture of a small business called L’epicerie Delicatessen and cafe in Stoke Newingtons contemporary quarters. Photo image with non commercial usage rights.
Today I have included a picture of the historical front view of The Hackney Empire. Chosen through my keen interest in historical architectural buildings and features.
*I have used images with non commercial usage rights!
Today i searched for shop front images of Hackney shops, for which we have full non-commercial usage rights
This is a photo of Clapton Vac Centre.
Today we discuss in depth screen ratios and optimon size screens and aspect needed to for our new company laptops.
Which magazine laptop test survey was helpful for selecting specifications and price point.
We were able to calculate correct height of screen required by using spread sheet table.
Also sourced pictures of hackney shop fronts via wed site for blog.
Today we searched for retail prices for Operating Systems such as:
Microsoft Windows 10 Professional.
Microsoft Office not-subscribed
MacBook Pro 15″
which we added to our procurement team spreadsheet. Discussed best screen aspect sizes, storage, memory , AppleMac OS Linux and ChromeOS.
Learnt alot today about the operating system which will help future purchasing.
what i learn today.
today i learn how to find job search sights quickly an to refine search using specific words.
I reviewed last weeks tasks learnt. to create labels and manage in-coming emails, also filter emails so new emails are delivered correctly. Today was about re-inforcement of learnt skills, using “setting” and other appropriate features to assist with efficient movement of arriving emails and automatic delivery to selective label addresses. Therefore enhancing better management as emails are self sorted to correct destination. No more laborious manual movement of each email to label.
Thank you Izzy.
learnt to subscribe to newsletter, create labels and greater understanding on using computers and not feeling a dummy!
big thank you to Izzy.
Today we learnt how to create a folder or change called label to hold emails delivered to you.
All is well,
Today lesson was about mail merging and our sampled by making a small spread sheet information, then sent using mail merge system. once i understood how to input the data using (angle bracket symbols) things became clearer for me.
Can now use that information when sending multiple copy letter.
Job well done! Rick.
Yes! i’d be interested to learn more on spread sheets to help me back into work??
Performance Technical Adviser