Category: Office365

CollabTalk tweetjam on Productivity Automation with Office and Office 365 at #MSIgnite

Transforming Productivity with Microsoft Office and Office 365

As part of next Wednesday’s “Office Takeover” theme at the Microsoft Ignite conference happening next week in Orlando Florida, CollabTalk will be hosting the  3rd of 5 tweetjams on Wednesday, September 27th from 12:30pm to 1:30pm Eastern on an Office-related topic — “Productivity Automation with Office and Office 365” that will bring together an assortment...

CollabTalk tweetjam on Cyber-Security within the Microsoft Cloud with AvePoint

How Secure is the Microsoft Cloud?

As part of next Tuesday’s “Cloud Takeover” theme at the Microsoft Ignite conference happening next week in Orlando Florida, CollabTalk will be hosting the  2nd of 5 tweetjams on Tuesday, September 26th from 12:30pm to 1:30pm Eastern on a data topic — “Cyber-Security within the Microsoft Cloud” that will bring...

The Future of Intelligent Search and Discovery tweetjam with CollabTalk

The Future of Intelligent Search & Discovery

As part of next Monday’s “Data Takeover” theme at the Microsoft Ignite conference happening next week in Orlando Florida, CollabTalk will be hosting the 1st of 5 tweetjams on Monday, September 25th from 12:30pm to 1:30pm Eastern on a data topic — “The Future of Intelligent Search & Discovery” that...

Microsoft Teams on every desktop!

The Forthcoming Microsoft Teams Revolution

With the arrival of Microsoft Teams in mid-2016, there has been both excitement and some confusion within the ecosystem as to how this new tool fits into the broader collaboration story. Microsoft Teams, in many ways, is the embodiment of the Groups concept: a way for organizations to provide one...

Archiving Microsoft Teams

How are Microsoft Teams archived?

One of the top features requested from the community for Microsoft Teams is to have some kind of archiving capability, allowing an organization (or possibly an individual) to manually or automatically create a backup, or completely archive a team, its channels, and all related conversations. Of course, any content attached...

Turning text into SmartArt in PowerPoint

Project Timelines in PowerPoint

How often do you use PowerPoint Designer when creating presentations? Personally, I’ve never been very good at making PowerPoint look good. In fact, a running joke whenever I present at SPTechCon events during their Lightning Talks is that I use an Arial font with a plain white background and no design...

Extending PM capabilities with Tabs in Microsoft Teams

Extending Project Management with Tabs in Microsoft Teams

About 20 years ago, I started specializing in project and portfolio management solutions, and through full-time and consulting roles, rolled out a few project management organizations (PMOs) for established companies and startups. In fact, it was during this time that I became involved in the SharePoint space due to a...

Office 365 Groups

Resource Guide: Office 365 Groups

An outline of various online resources for Office 365 Groups from Microsoft and across the global community. Refreshed regularly, so please provide links to additional content you would like to see included within the comments below. What are Office 365 Groups? Groups in Office 365 brings together features of People,...

CollabTalk tweetjam and GDPR

Understanding the Impacts of Looming Data Privacy Changes

The handling of personally identifiable information (PII) has long been an issue for the enterprise, but most people don’t pay much attention to how their data is used and stored – until a major breach makes the headlines. However, on May 25th, 2018, the European Union is taking things a...