The greatest part of being a member of Information Systems is creating solutions that make work better and easier for the staff we serve. Staff asked us: “Can you create a solution that saves our emails to project folders on the network? Doing this manually is truly a mind numbing office task which is driving us nuts.” We researched and discovered Google Apps Script which was used to create a one-click Gmail add-on solution.
Even if you are not a coder you will gain some insight into how to leverage Google services to solve workflow problems. Also note that Office365 has similar functionality, so even if you are not primarily a Google user, you may still find some useful ideas in this demo.
Software Installation Expectation
None required on the presentation workstation as the development environment is in the browser which will only require an Internet connection.