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Jason C.

Davenport, IA

$40/hr

Microsoft Office & General Computer Tutor

Background check passed as of 4/20/12
Usually responds in about 1 day

Microsoft Office & General Computer Tutor

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Looking for a computer tutor? Need help with Microsoft Office or just understanding your computer better? I have nearly 14 years of computer tutor experience with a Bachelors Degree in Computer & Information Sciences from a major university. I have taught lab courses at the college level, taught adults in a stuructured lab setting and tutored many private clients. I also work a full time job as an analyst for an international marketing firm. I have an expertise in all of the Microsoft Office Suite products for all versions including 2010, 2007 & 2003. I have an extreme level of patience with my students and my main goals include a transfer of knowledge, the desire to put my students at ease and to provide real life work experiences with the tools. I guarantee you will be very happy with my teaching method and you will come out of the experience with more than you came in with. I am free in the late afternoons, at night and on the weekends. I have references if you would like to see them. Pick me and I guarantee you won't be sorry!

Testimonials

"Great computer tutor!"

- Kristi, Chicago, IL on 10/4/12

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General Computer

I have held an interest in Computers since high school. Which for some of us has been a while :) I've worked on Apple computers in the 80's to PC's and MAC's throughout time. I understand the architecture of a computer and how data travels through the electrical pulses of a computer. I have extensive knowledge with Operating Systems, memory, software, hardware, the World Wide Web, desktop management & file management.

Microsoft Access

I have used Database Management systems like Microsoft Access since the mid 90's. I have a solid understanding of Tables, Fields, SQL, Queries, Forms, Reports, Normalization and Table Relationships. I took Advanced Database courses in College and received an "A" the entire way through. I have created Access databases for personal use and for use on my job. I work with Databases on a daily bases.

Microsoft Excel

Microsoft Excel is my strongest suite. I love working with data sets, analyzing those data sets and using Excel to help me manage my data. I have worked with Excel since its inception. The use of columns, rows and cells coupled with the ability to perform calculations and analysis tools gives me a 100% knowledge set in Microsoft Excel.

Microsoft Outlook

I have 14 years of experience using Microsoft Outlook. I use it every day for my full time employment. I use the Mail, Calendar and Contacts Modules daily. I am proficient in using the appointment set-up tools as well as managing my mail folder structure. I use a multitude of rules to manage incoming messages and consider myself an expert with this application.

Microsoft PowerPoint

I have used Microsoft PowerPoint since its inception. Setting up slide presentations has been part of my job description since I started working professionally. I have designed slide presentations, tutored on slide presentations and set up slide presentations for major corporations. Slide layout, Object Insertion technique, animation, transitions, themes, styles and the overall power of PowerPoint are my strong suites.

Microsoft Windows

I have been using Personal Computers since 1987. I have used Windows 2.0, Windows 3.0, Windows 3.1, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows XP, Windows Vista and Windows 7. I am an expert in desktop management, working with the DOS Prompt, FTP technology, Windows Shortcuts, Windows Applications & System Maintenance.

Microsoft Word

I have used Microsoft Word since its inception. Word Processing is an art that all people should know. The ability to write a letter, set-up bullet points, insert objects such as pictures and clip art are core to a successful Word Document. The integration Word has with other Microsoft Office products makes WORD a solid program. My knowledge and daily use of Word spans decades.

Minnesota State University - Mankato

Education

Minnesota State University - Mankato

Great computer tutor! — Jason was an excellent tutor in helping me obtain my Microsoft Office Specialist certifications. His in depth knowledge of Microsoft Office, as well as his experience as a computer instructor make him an effective, informative tutor. Jason was excellent at explaining concepts to me and also provided me with many useful resources to improve my knowledge of Microsoft Office. I highly recommend Jason ...

— Kristi, Chicago, IL on 10/4/12

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $40.00

Cancellation: 12 hours notice required

Travel policy

Jason will travel within 40 miles of Davenport, IA 52803.


About Jason

Looking for a computer tutor? Need help with Microsoft Office or just understanding your computer better? I have nearly 14 years of computer tutor experience with a Bachelors Degree in Computer & Information Sciences from a major university. I have taught lab courses at the college level, taught adults in a stuructured lab setting and tutored many private clients. I also work a full time job as an analyst for an international marketing firm. I have an expertise in all of the Microsoft Office Suite products for all versions including 2010, 2007 & 2003. I have an extreme level of patience with my students and my main goals include a transfer of knowledge, the desire to put my students at ease and to provide real life work experiences with the tools. I guarantee you will be very happy with my teaching method and you will come out of the experience with more than you came in with. I am free in the late afternoons, at night and on the weekends. I have references if you would like to see them. Pick me and I guarantee you won't be sorry!

Testimonials

"Great computer tutor!"

- Kristi, Chicago, IL on 10/4/12
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Education

Minnesota State University - Mankato

Education

Minnesota State University - Mankato


Tutor Policies

Cancellation
12 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 40 miles of Davenport, IA 52803

Jason’s Subjects

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

In most cases, tutors gain approval in a subject by passing a proficiency exam. For some subject areas, like music and art, tutors submit written requests to demonstrate their proficiency to potential students. If a tutor is interested but not yet approved in a subject, the subject will appear in non-bold font. Tutors need to be approved in a subject prior to beginning lessons.


Background Check Status for Jason C.

Jason C. passed a background check on 4/20/12. The check was ordered by Jason through First Advantage. For more information, please review the background check information page.

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