Category: Community

Office Hours at kiln in Lehi, Utah

Offering Marketing Strategy Office Hours

I’m setting up monthly ‘Office Hours’ to provide marketing strategy advice to local tech companies here in Utah at two locations. If you’re local and would like to schedule some of that time to discuss your company or project marketing efforts, you can sign up at http://bit.ly/Kiln-Mktg Here’s some background on...

CollabTalk TweetJam November 2018

Information Architecture and Microsoft Teams

As Microsoft Teams increases in popularity, one question that continues to arise is “How does Teams align with the rest of my information architecture?” Many have spent years organizing and orchestrating IA within our SharePoint environments, only to see the rapid adoption of Teams with a somewhat less obvious IA...

Office 365 Developer Booptcamp

InsiderDevTour and Office 365 Developer Bootcamp Utah

If you’re interested in Microsoft technologies and are on the technical track, there are two annual events that you need to be aware of: The Insiders Dev Tour, and the Global Office 365 Developer Bootcamp. Here’s a quick post to share some of the details for these events — and...

Octgober 2018 CollabTalk TweetJam

Community Feedback on Microsoft Ignite 2018

With another Microsoft Ignite conference  behind us, CollabTalk will be hosting another community tweetjam this Tuesday, October 2nd at 12pm (noon) Pacific / 9pm-Berlin / 7am-Sydney on the 3rd in an effort to include participants in Europe, Africa, and around APAC. As we do every year, we’ll discuss our “Feedback from Microsoft Ignite...

CollabTalk tweetjam - The Practical Application of AI and Machine-Learning

What Does AI Look Like in the Enterprise?

For this month’s CollabTalk tweetjam, we’ll be exploring a topic that has been popping up again and again: what is the enterprise story around artificial intelligence (AI) and machine-learning (ML). There are a lot of really exciting products and services being built around AI+ML, but many are recognizing the gap...

Digital Sack Lunch

The Role of Authenticity in Corporate Branding

While walking around the expo hall at the Microsoft Inspire partner conference held in Las Vegas last month, I ran into Rachel Braunstein (@rkbraunstein), a Partner Marketing Manager and brand strategy expert at Microsoft, discussing her role in bringing a partner art installation to the event. That discussion was top...

MVPbuzzChat with Cameron Dwyer

#MVPbuzzChat with Cameron Dwyer

In the 34th Episode of the #MVPbuzzChat interview series, I spoke with Office Development MVP Cameron Dwyer (@camerondwyer), CTO for OnePlace Solutions (www.oneplacesolutions.com) based in Sydney, Australia. Cameron is a 20+ year IT veteran, working primarily with collaboration and workflow technologies, and with a passion for using technology to automate and streamline...

MVPbuzzChat with Ben Weissman

#MVPbuzzChat with Ben Weissman

In the 32nd Episode of the #MVPbuzzChat interview series, I connected with new Data Platform MVP Ben Weissman (@bweissman), owner of Solisyon (www.solisyon.de) in Nuernberg, Germany. Ben has been working with SQL Server since SQL Server 6.5, mainly in the BI/Data Warehousing field. He is a MCSE in Data Management and...

MVPbuzzChat with Nicki Borell

#MVPbuzzChat with Nicki Borell

In the 31st Episode of the #MVPbuzzChat interview series, I grabbed some face-time with fellow Microsoft Regional Director and Office Apps & Services MVP Nicki Borell (@nickiborell), a Managing Consultant with Xperts At Work, based in Germany, and a long-time speaker and author on SharePoint and related technologies. In this...