What can you do with your spare time once the last guest has pried himself from your couch and driven off to his own suburb? Organize your files and your email, of course! You can follow along with the slide presentation that I created for students below–all of the information I gave them applies to anyone who uses a computer regularly.
No. I’m not fooling. There’s an extension that I’ve been waiting for all my life, and today…I found it. Google Docs Quick Create sits up next to your address bar, and when you click it, you can create a new Google Slides page, Doc, Sheet, Form, or Drawing. From just one easy-to-access place! Try it! Create something! And revel in the joy of shortcuts with me.