Course Outline


Setting up Slack

  • Accessing Slack from the web
  • Installing the desktop app
  • Using the mobile app

Joining a Channel

  • Overview of channel features and architecture
  • Editing your profile
  • Setting your status
  • Setting preferences

Collaborating Effectively in Channels

  • Working with messages
  • Video conferencing
  • Uploading and sharing documents and files
  • Creating and sharing posts and snippets
  • Running a poll
  • Searching for information

Creating and Managing a Channel

  • Understanding roles and permissions
  • Making announcements
  • Inviting internal and external members
  • Customizing your channel

Creating and Managing a Workspace

  • Configuring workspace settings
  • Setting roles and permissions
  • Customizing your workspace
  • Upgrading your workspace
  • Deleting your workspace

Integrating Applications and Services with Slack

  • Twitter
  • Google Calendar
  • Google Drive
  • Youtube
  • Zoom
  • Simple Poll

Exploring Productivity Hacks For Slack

  • Getting rid of notification overload
  • Setting channels to auto disappear to reduce distraction

Summary and Conclusion


  • No previous experience is needed.


  • Business owners
  • Project managers
  • Team leaders
  • Members of an organizational team
  7 Hours

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