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Peggy Duncan
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From my seminar last week for the Raleigh NC Convention and Visitors Bureau...toughest audience for a speaker is meeting planners. I took care of business, and blew their hair back! "Breeze Through #Email  with #Outlook."
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EMAIL TIP: Yes, I change the subject lines on your email so they match your message. That's one of the ways I stay organized.
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Webinar today: Get Organized So You Can Think! Registration open til 11AM Eastern #GetOrganized
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Elizabeth Warren is addressing this issue. Students and young folks...get together and help her help you. Don't just sit around and discuss. Take action.
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I wanted my LinkedIn profile head shot to stand out, and here's how I did it.
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Another top-notch, creative video from PowerPoint Spice. I honestly do not know of any other person this awesome with PowerPoint!
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Thanks a lot, Peggy!  Really appreciate the comment and being one of the first to do so on this video :).  Glad you enjoyed! 
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VIDEO TUTORIALS: My Mail Merge course is live...not complete yet, but I've already  uploaded NINE videos. Four more, and the course will be complete. CHECK OUT A FREE SAMPLE on how to clean up your Excel spreadsheet before the merge.
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This is what I'm working on this month. Approximately 12 how-to videos on how to mail merge (in Word) labels, letters, envelopes, forms, certificates, email messages in Outlook, directories, name badges, and raffle tickets. Also how to merge a letter or PDF and have them in totally separate files! This course is $27 now for lifetime access and will increase to $47 when I go live later this month.
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Personal Productivity Expert and Founder, The Digital Breakthroughs Institute
Professional speaker; productivity/IT coach; computer trainer (Word, PowerPoint, Outlook); improving individual productivity with organization and time management; DIY search engine optimization; building a YouTube channel
  • Personal Productivity Expert and Speaker: You can spend less time working but get more done. Contact me today.
    The Digital Breakthroughs Institute Computer Trainer, present
    I travel internationally as a conference speaker. I also coach executives via Skype on working smarter.
  • PSC Press
    Publisher, 2012
    I'm a book and booklet publisher (only of items that I author).
  • IBM
    I was a project manager. I received an award for streamlining processes that saved my department close to $1 Million dollars a year.
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Charlotte NC
Atlanta GA - Durham NC
Personal productivity expert, international conference speaker and trainer, coach, award-winning blogger, and author of books on time management, Outlook, PowerPoint, YouTube Channel, Word tips, and DIY SEO.

PEGGY DUNCAN, Personal Productivity Expert and Computer Trainer. Traveling internationally from Atlanta, GA USA.

Feel free to contact me today about productivity and technology training at your place or mine and any media opportunities.

I'm a personal productivity expert and computer trainer helping busy people work smarter. I was formally trained at IBM and was recognized by the chairman for streamlining processes that saved the company close to a million dollars a year.

In November 2013, I revamped a Website with video tutorials that are task-based. The Digital Breakthroughs Institute is virtual, and we also offer live seminars, workshops, Webinars, and small conferences. 

Our training model is to focus on specific tasks and projects as opposed to general training. For example, the Outlook tutorial teaches you how to answer emails faster. A Word tutorial will teach you how to build forms. A PowerPoint tutorial will teach you how to create postcards and other marketing collateral. Those are just some of our ideas. We’re always looking for new ideas from you.

The online video tutorials are available 24/7/365, and are designed to increase your productivity so you have more time to do other things, including thinking!

A one-time payment will give you lifetime access to a course. This way, if you forget how to do something or the technology changes, you’ll be able to come back and brush up on everything.

SPEAKER/TRAINER (click here for pdf)
I'm traveling internationally speaking to audiences on organization, time management, and technology for managing and marketing your business. This PDF describes my curriculum.

Here's a list of topics I've been hired to teach. Details are in the PDF above:

  • Get Organized So You Can Think!
  • Spend Less Time Working but Get More Done
  • Find Time to Lead
  • Advanced PowerPoint
  • Computer Magic in Word and Excel
  • Outlook - Conquer Email Overload
  • Videos & Vlogging - Getting Started
  • Windows Live Writer (blogging)
  • YouTube: Create, Build, Manage a Channel
PUBLIC TRAINING (click here for schedule)
I'm also conducting training that's open to the public: workshops, seminars, and Webinars.

I'm also a personal productivity coach and consultant for individuals and small teams who want to develop faster, smarter ways to get things done. I combine my skills as a professional organizer, project manager, and computer trainer to you examine every aspect of how you work and streamline it with technology you probably already use.

I'm an award-winning technology blogger (, and the author of several books (Conquer Email Overload with Outlook 2007; The Time Management Memory Jogger™; and Just Show Me Which Button to Click! in PowerPoint 2007).

Booklets include How to Create, Build, and Manage a YouTube Channel Made Easy; Shameless Self-Promotion: Do-It-Yourself SEO; Computer Magic in Word 2007-2010; and Up to Speed on Your BlackBerry. 

Visit me on YouTube, Digital BreakThroughs. I post computer demos and product reviews, and everything is related to working smarter or marketing your small business. I use Camtasia and Sony Vegas to edit videos, and all graphics are created in PowerPoint.

I have experience interviewing on various media platforms: radio, television, Web, and satellite. I've appeared on NPR, CNN, the TODAY show, Black Enterprise Business Report, and the US Virgin Islands PBS affiliate. My expertise has been cited in Fortune Small Business, O-The Oprah Magazine, Real Simple, Essence, Fitness, Self, SUCCESS, Black Enterprise, Men's Health, Entrepreneur, the New York Times, Wall Street Journal, Washington Post, and many more.

If you're looking for a credible spokesperson who specializes in improving productivity with technology, I look forward to connecting with you. I've represented Qwest Communications and AT&T.

I received a BBA in marketing and a train the trainer certification from Georgia State University in Atlanta. I'm a life-long learner and spend time learning technology well enough to be able to explain it to you in plain English.

Bragging rights
At IBM, I streamlined processes that saved the company close to a million dollars a year. I was awarded a percentage of the savings. I'm also a 2012 Small Business Influencer Champion.
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  • Hillside High School
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My 82+ year-old Mom lives there, and she loves it. The apartments have been remodeled, the grounds are maintained, it's convenient to public transportation, it's quiet, and no pets. Just the perfect place to be.
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