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Be More Productive with Microsoft Outlook

Is your inbox out of control? Have important tasks been falling through the cracks? Are you spending too much time looking for things? It’s estimated that email makes up 90 per cent of correspondence in today’s construction environment. Managing and organizing your Outlook inbox is essential to increasing your efficiency.

In this one-day, hands-on workshop, you will learn how to increase productivity by maximizing your use of Outlook's most powerful tools and applying time-saving tips and strategies. This session is designed to help you gain control over the unceasing flow of information coming in and out of Outlook.



  • Setting up Outlook for increased productivity
  • Learning Outlook’s best practices
  • Controlling your schedule before it controls you
  • Reducing stress by staying on track with Outlook tasks
  • Making the best use of your contacts
  • Developing a realistic action plan and setting yourself up for success


This session is ideal for: Anyone who is using Microsoft Outlook and is interested in increasing their productivity by maximizing the use of its time-saving tools and strategies.


Each participant must provide their own laptop. This session is applicable for Microsoft Outlook versions 2010, 2013 and 2016.


1 Gold Seal Credits


Facilitator: Gilles Essiambre, TOTBOX Training & Consulting

In the last 19 years, Gilles has delivered over two thousand workshops to both public and private sector organizations, individuals, and teams.

For the past five years, he has been partnering with construction associations and companies across Canada to provide training that helps their members and teams increase productivity through the effective use of technology. His client list is made up of companies like PCL, Modern Niagara, Brookfield, EMCO, and many more.

Gilles is a firm believer that people are our most valuable resource. That’s why for the past several years he has worked with hundreds of organizations to equip their teams to excel and achieve more.


February 15, 2019 8:30 am - February 15, 2019 4:00 pm


Venue: Winnipeg Construction Association - Construction Education Centre
Burnell Room