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These 5 Gmail shortcuts will make you an email wizard

This is a weekly series to help you get to know your computer better by learning the shortcuts that help you move faster across or within the apps you know and love. It takes practice, but habit forming shortcut usage can add up to days worth of time savings in a year. View my last post here.

Gmail has over 1 BILLION monthly active users and has become an amazing communication tool for small, medium, and large businesses alike with their growth with Google Apps for Business. We use it and love it—and of course, as soon as I moved to Gmail for business (from Outlook), I had to learn all the shortcuts to make the most of my emailing needs. 

So let's look at 5 amazing time-saving Gmail shortcuts that will make you an email wizard.

Topics: Tips and Best Practices

Closing deals starts with contract management

Furthering employee education often begins with communication skills, leadership, and teamwork--which are surely integral components of a functioning workplace. However, if you could create value within other facets of your business, wouldn't you?

Topics: Contract Management

PactSafe is Hiring! Now: Account Executive & Senior Software Engineer

Do you want to build your own career path in a young, hungry, SaaS startup? Have you ever visited the hip, culturally booming Broad Ripple Village? Are you interested in working there on a regular basis in prime real-estate walking distance from coffee shops, restaurants, and cultural trails? Does a company space ship mean anything to you?

Topics: Insider PactSafe News Behind the Curtain

Mac Shortcuts: 3 faster ways to find stuff (+ 1 way to faster math)

This is a weekly series to help you get to know your computer better by learning the shortcuts that help you move faster across or within the apps you know and love. It takes practice, but habit forming shortcut usage can add up to days worth of time savings in a year. View last week's post here.

For the uber organized, keeping folders, adding tags, and structuring things in a way to easily find files and materials might be a habit. So often, though, I lose track of files almost immediately after I save them. If only there were an easy way to search! Well, you're in luck! This week, I'm going to give you the Mac shortcuts (or Macbook shortcuts) you need to find all the amazing information you've got stored on your computer.

Topics: All About PactSafe Tips and Best Practices

How can clickwraps help SaaS companies?

Anyone can be closing fully-enforceable sales processes online with a single click. That goes for SaaS companies, too -- whether you've got a 'BUY ONLINE' option available or not. Amazon's one-click purchase checkout system doesn't have to be reserved for the biggest companies in e-commerce or online retailers. You too can do business faster, today

Topics: Managing Website Legal Clickwraps Tips and Best Practices

3 Mac shortcuts for beginners that will change your life

This is the first of a weekly series to help you get to know your computer better by learning the shortcuts that help you move faster across or within the apps you know and love. It takes practice, but habit forming shortcut usage can add up to days worth of time savings in a year.

At PactSafe, we're all about making business happen faster, and our tips don't just include website legal agreements. What better way to move faster than to get to know your computer better and learn some super handy Mac shortcuts or Macbook shortcuts! We're mostly a Mac shop here, so I thought I'd start by promoting some little known tips to the layman Mac user.

Too many times I watch Mac users not be as efficient as they possibly can be—meaning, they click the mouse too much! The keyboard shortcut is your friend. Whether it's switching between apps, windows, or tabs... our lives are constantly multi-tasking across apps or within our browser and can create a LOT of clicks. Apple has made incredibly easy devices to use, but they've also instilled plenty of shorthand goodies to help you work faster than you thought possible. So let's dive in.

Topics: All About PactSafe Tips and Best Practices