Gmail Advanced Tips and Tricks [Lynda] (2016)

Gmail Advanced Tips and Tricks [Lynda] (2016)
English | Size: 162.65 MB
Category: CBTs

Being a Gmail master means having the tools to concentrate on the most important messages, fight spam, and easily share files. This course helps Gmail power users get even more out of Google’s popular email platform. Jess Stratton offers Gmail tips and tricks to manage the inbox layout, set up other email accounts within Gmail, and get organized with labels, stars, and filters. She shows how to "undo" email when you press Send too quickly, unsubscribe from newsletters, switch between different Gmail accounts, and log out remotely when your account is compromised. The training also shows how to integrate Gmail with other Google platforms, include Drive, Hangouts, Calendar, and Voice. [Read more…]

Lynda – Learn Sketch Working With Developers

Lynda – Learn Sketch Working With Developers
English | Size: 294.49 MB
Category: CBTS

Is your design process developer friendly? Learn how to streamline your UX workflow and collaborate more effectively with developers using Sketch. Natalie Schulz shows how to find and install templates and plugins to automate parts of the design process, set up your project for the correct dimensions and resolution, and use symbols and styles to be more consistent and efficient. At the end of the workflow, she shows how to export assets in a format that developers can use right away. [Read more…]

Lynda – ZBrush Modeling Footwear

Lynda – ZBrush: Modeling Footwear
English | Size: 2.9GB
Category: CBTs

Digitally sculpting a shoe in ZBrush can sometimes seem a bit daunting. The finished product should be precise, but follow the natural curves of an organic shape. In this course, learn how to leverage the unique tools in ZBrush to digitally sculpt realistic footwear. Ryan Kittleson takes you through the steps of accurately modeling a shoe, explaining how to create the sole, cut the tread pattern, make the upper basic shape, and create the laces. Plus, he shares how to add fine details such as stiches and leather and fabric textures. Upon wrapping up this course, you’ll be equipped with the tools and techniques you need to create nearly any kind of footwear-not just the shoe sculpture shown in the course. [Read more…]

Lynda – Starting Your Career in the On-Demand Economy (Updated 05-26-2017)

Lynda – Starting Your Career in the On-Demand Economy (Updated 05-26-2017)
English | Size: 174.23 MB
Category: Tutorial

Uber, Lyft, Airbnb, TaskRabbit, and other entrants in the on-demand and sharing economies are changing the nature of work. This course helps you understand and prepare for the "gig economy" to earn extra income or pay bills while looking for full-time employment.
Garrick Chow explains the basic structures of the on-demand economy and the skills and characteristics of successful on-demanders, so you can determine if on-demand work is the right fit for you. Then learn about the time commitment and expectations around pay, what the employer provides, and what one can expect from clients. Garrick then discusses tools to keep you organized, including how to best track income and expenses.
Finally, the course offers tips and tricks and a case study based on the author’s firsthand experience as an Uber driver. [Read more…]

Lynda – Sketch Essential Training: The Basics

Lynda – Sketch Essential Training: The Basics
English | Size: 366.8MB
Category: CBTs

Sketch is one of the most popular UX design tools around. This training course can help designers of all skill levels be productive with its focused, comprehensive vector graphics workflow. Follow along with Chris Converse and learn the ins and outs of the Sketch interface, and how to design modern user experiences with Sketch, starting with document and project setup. Chris shows how to share styles across text and objects, draw vector artwork, and finally, export your work for developers or project teams to integrate further. By the end of the course, you’ll be able to use artboards, text and object styles, and drawing and export tools to create high-definition PNGs, JPEGs, and PDFs.
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Lynda – Houdini Particles

Lynda – Houdini: Particles
English | Size: 7.5GB
Category: CBTs

Explore the massively powerful particle system in Houdini. In this course, join Scott Pagano as he walks through how to use particle systems in Houdini. Scott takes you through four different projects that help you understand how to use particles with sprites and geometry instancing, and how to create trails and impacts. He shares how to create some emission off of a moving object and then create a smoky particle effect, how to create geometric trails streaming off an object, and more. [Read more…]

Lynda – Firewall Administration Essential Training

Lynda – Firewall Administration Essential Training
English | Size: 438.08 MB
Category: CBTs

Firewalls are integral for IT professionals who need to secure and monitor network traffic. In this course, learn how to plan for, deploy, administer, and maintain a network firewall. Sean Colins provides an overview of the role of a firewall, and how it’s used to secure traffic on an organization’s network. He explains how to assess and plan for your organization’s needs-including planning an IPv4 scheme. He shows how to set up network address translation, and helps you understand bandwidth needs. Plus, he covers configuring performance enhancing tools like HFSC traffic shaping, as well as performance restricting tools like data limiters. [Read more…]

Lynda – Delivering Employee Feedback with Todd Dewett

Lynda – Delivering Employee Feedback with Todd Dewett
English | Size: 872.98 MB
Category: CBTs

In this course, author Todd Dewett helps you identify ways to give both positive and negative feedback to employees. Learn how to create a culture driven by meaningful feedback and deliver coaching and suggestions to help employees stretch and grow. Discover the characteristics of helpful feedback, different feedback types, structured conversations, and strategies to refocus difficult employee reactions. [Read more…]

Lynda – Cybersecurity Analyst+ (CS0-001) Cert Prep – First Look

Lynda – Cybersecurity Analyst+ (CS0-001) Cert Prep – First Look
English | Size: 247.75 MB
Category: CBTs

Demonstrate your understanding of how to prevent, detect, and combat cybersecurity threats by earning the CompTIA Cybersecurity Analyst (CSA+) certification. In this course, cybersecurity expert Mike Chapple provides a high-level overview of the CompTIA Cybersecurity Analyst (CSA+) certification exam. Mike discusses the various careers in IT security and the value of certification. He covers the four domains that make up the CSA+ exam objective blueprint: threat management, vulnerability management, cyber incident response, and security architecture and tool sets. He also provides a general overview of the exam, including the exam environment and question types. Finally, he discusses the continuing education requirements for CompTIA. [Read more…]

Lynda – 3ds Max Substance to V-Ray

Lynda – 3ds Max: Substance to V-Ray
English | Size: 1.5GB
Category: CBTs

Discover how to leverage the substance-based toolset from Allegorithmic with V-Ray in 3ds Max. In this course, explore the various workflow requirements and options that are available when using the Substance Designer, Substance Painter, and Bitmap2Material applications with 3ds Max and V-Ray. Brian Bradley explains what substance-based tools are, and how to use them with the 3ds Max application. He also demonstrates how to create materials from photographic assets, how to work with substances and maps from Substance Designer, and how to export maps from Substance Painter. [Read more…]