Your users will now receive emails with O365 product training and tips for services in their subscription

  Microsoft announced that starting on November 29, 2018, all users of Microsoft 365 and Office 365 will receive helpful product training and tips for services in their subscriptions via email. This feature has administrative controls to enable and disable. [How does this affect me?] After this change takes place, email communications will be enabled-by-default … Continue reading Your users will now receive emails with O365 product training and tips for services in their subscription

10 Proven Tips to Get the Most Out of Your Office 365 Business Investment

Courtesy of the great folks at Office365 Adoption Leadership Buy-In: It’s paramount that business leadership understands that Office 365 is a productivity platform, and not just email. Office 365 is a powerful tool that will provide a competitive advantage and ensure that the next generation of employees have the tools it takes to succeed. Office … Continue reading 10 Proven Tips to Get the Most Out of Your Office 365 Business Investment

Timeline for your SharePoint Adoption Activities

This article is posted courtesy of my friend Asif Rehmani, CEO of VisualSP. If you have not seen their SP Training products, I highly recommend a visit to https://www.visualsp.com. Timeline for your SharePoint Adoption Activities | Asif Rehmani | Pulse | LinkedIn Wouldn't it be nice to have a timeline of adoption enhancing activities to … Continue reading Timeline for your SharePoint Adoption Activities

Study Finds SharePoint Employee Usage Remains a Challenge

Courtesy of Jeffrey Schwartz on 08/05/2016 at 2:04 PM SharePoint is widely deployed among organizations. But getting employees and specific groups to use it as their enterprise content and document management system remains a challenge, according to AIIM's Impact of SharePoint 2016 report. AIIM, the large nonprofit and influential trade association covering the enterprise and … Continue reading Study Finds SharePoint Employee Usage Remains a Challenge

SharePoint Adoption Checklist

Define Your Vision • Establish the business priorities that SharePoint will address • Determine your timeframe • Establish metrics by which you’ll measure success • Conduct a pilot to gather initial feedback Identify Relevant Business Cases • Determine the most appealing scenarios for business users • Identify “low-hanging fruit” • Review the list of use … Continue reading SharePoint Adoption Checklist

12 SharePoint User Adoption Secrets [Part 1]

Courtesy of the great Susan Hanley .   User adoption is the holy grail of any SharePoint project. SharePoint guru and Share Conference speaker Susan Hanley shares her top 12 secrets for user adoption success. Here is part 1 in the three part series. #1: Adoption is Not the End-Game Adoption is not the end-game … Continue reading 12 SharePoint User Adoption Secrets [Part 1]

The Cost of Changing to SharePoint (Oldie but goodie)

Courtesy of by Robert Bogue in SharePoint Pro We’re not talking about the cost of migration tools. We’re not talking about the servers that you’ll have to buy or even the licensing. The true cost of changing to SharePoint is the people costs. The costs are in the cost of the change itself. They don’t … Continue reading The Cost of Changing to SharePoint (Oldie but goodie)

Intranet Portal in Office 365: It’s more than just a Team Site

Courtesy SP Marketplace If you have Office 365 and SharePoint Online, you may think you get an intranet portal with the package.  According to the Microsoft’s Office 365 web page many of the Plans include (Microsoft’s description): Intranet site for your teams: SharePoint sites provide workspaces with customizable security settings for individual teams within the … Continue reading Intranet Portal in Office 365: It’s more than just a Team Site

Why SharePoint Intranet Projects Go Wrong

Courtesy of | Michal Pisarek SharePoint has been a run away success in many organizations and judging by the number of award winning Intranet’s that have been built on the SharePoint platform, a great number of organizations are experiencing real results. Having been involved in a number of Intranet projects on SharePoint, particularly SharePoint 2010, … Continue reading Why SharePoint Intranet Projects Go Wrong

Business-Centric Strategy for running successful Sharepoint Projects

Courtesy of By Amit Kumawat OK , so you think you are a very good Project Manager. You have all the skills to manage software projects – a wide range of Expertise, Performance-Ability and Personal skills. Good!  You also have solid track record delivering successful web development projects. Excellent! Now, with all your confidence and … Continue reading Business-Centric Strategy for running successful Sharepoint Projects