Best hacks, add-ons and keyboard shortcuts for Google Calendar

Best hacks, add-ons and keyboard shortcuts for Google Calendar

Let's go over some of the best keyboard shortcuts, hacks, and add-ons for your Google Calendar. This will save every salesperson hours a week.

Here is a quick overview video I made to show you all of it.

Keyboard shortcuts

Before I show you the best keyword shortcuts. You need to enable them in settings. Keyboard shortcuts only work if you're using Google Calendar on your computer.


  1. On your computer, open Google Calendar.
  2. In the top right corner, click Settings.
  3. In the "Enable keyboard shortcuts" section, select Yes.
  4. At the bottom of the page, click Save.


Once you have done that, here is a list of all the keywords shortcuts. Split by category.


Move around the calendar


Change your calendar view

Edit events


If you want to see Google Calendar’s documentation, visit this link.


Timezones

If you’re reading this, that probably means you sell remotely. And selling remotely means different timezones. From West Coast and West Coast Time to London, Paris, and Berlin to Asia. 


This is how you can quickly see different time zones directly in your calendar.


  1. On your computer, open Google Calendar.
  2. In the top right, click Settings.
  3. In the "Time Zone" section, click Display secondary time zone.
  4. Click Secondary time zone choose your time zone.
  5. In "World clock" click Show world clock.
  6. Click Add time zone choose the time zones you want to see. 



Add-ons

Be sure to check out Intro. A Google Calendar add-on that shows you instant sales research on prospect directly in your calendar.

instant sales research inside google calendar