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Collaboration Tools for a Distributed Workforce (Slack, Google Drive, Box, and Zoom)

Class Sessions

Date Location Cost
  • Mon Aug 19, 9:00 am to 12:00 pm
Redwood Hall G6 (POST) $275
  • Thu Oct 17, 9:00 am to 12:00 pm
Cardinal Hall at Redwood City C144 (IT Training Room) $280

Class Code


Class Description

This hands-on workshop will engage participants in discovering a variety of actual practical applications for using collaboration tools to enhance workflow and boost productivity.


The session will explore and discuss a series of common administrative tasks and managerial challenges that are frequently encountered when working with remote workers or distributed teams. 

Working together participants and the instructor will explore and identify the best collaboration tools available within the Stanford collaboration toolbox which will help to address these challenges in a simple and effective way. 

The course will examine how collaboration tools can facilitate communication, planning, organizing and maintaining a productive workflow process for distributed teams.

Tools discussed in this session include:

  • Slack
  • Google Drive
  • Box
  • Zoom


University IT Technology Training classes are only available to Stanford University staff, faculty, or students. A valid SUNet ID is needed in order to enroll in a class.