Why are SharePoint projects so complex? – End User – NothingButSharePoint.com

Editor’s note: Contributor Ant Clay is the Founder, CEO & Tummeler of Soulsailor Consulting. Follow him @soulsailor   Over the next few weeks we’ll be publishing excerpts from Ant’s new book “The SharePoint Governance Manifesto” Grab your ebook discount code here: http://www.soulsailorconsulting.com/euspbookoffer My experience, over the last decade is that in way too many instances,…

SharePoint: How long should you spend on requirements

Courtesy of Chris Wright SharePoint: How long should you spend on requirements gathering? Estimating  how long a project will take to complete is a complex task, with hundreds of books and articles having be written about the various techniques and methods of getting it right. I’d like to look at a different slightly angle, that…

10 Steps to a Successful SharePoint Deployment

From an old proposal but still relevant today IMHO.   1.                Consistency of platform, browsers, collaboration and enterprise search strategy. 2.                Manage as centrally as possible with a tight team with a means to communicate to the CXOs that have a vested interest. 3.                Have a killer backup strategy that meets the needs of your…