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Azure Best Practice Microsoft Microsoft 365 People SharePoint

Looking at Things in Profile

User Profiles are an increasingly important part of a modern organisation. While they have always been important as a (often underused) tool for finding staff and searching for people with certain skills, the changes in work practice wrought by the COVID-19 pandemic now mean that staff spend less time together physically, so have less opportunity […]

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Browsers Business Cloud Compliance Content management Microsoft Microsoft 365 OneDrive Regionalisation SharePoint UI and UX

Not so Friendly; getting to grips with regional settings in Microsoft 365

If you want your dates to be regionally approproiate, don’t expect the Regional settings in Microsoft 365 to help that much. Some things aren’t as friendly as they appear…

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Business Remote Meetings Thoughts and Musings

Office 2021 – Post Pandemic Thinking

The world has changed.
Young employees who have never worked in an office may not be the onboarding challenge we think they are. In fact they may know how to be remote employees better than we do.

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Best Practice Business Business Process Collaboration Communication Compliance Content management Data and Insights Improvement Microsoft People

Maturity Model for Microsoft 365

The Maturity Model for Microsoft 365 is a set of guides and tools to let companies improve productivity, assurance and effectiveness.

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Best Practice Electric Vehicles Innovation Technology Tesla Thoughts and Musings UI and UX

Tesla: how US companies are lazy or incompetent on the world stage

Tesla have almost nailed the EV market. Sadly they don’t much understand regionalisation. UK failings are awkward or possibly dangerous.

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AI Cognitive Services Innovation Microsoft Microsoft 365 Microsoft Office

Transcribe: More talking, better words

Microsoft has just announced a new Transcription feature in Word. I tested it and found it was good

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Business Technology Thoughts and Musings

Productivity vs Resilience

When business sacrifice resilience for profit they go out of business. If countries do that the consequences are much worse.

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Business Thoughts and Musings

Fragile and Interdependent at every level

We often forget how our individual reliance on the facilities of our town and city are echoed at the scale of nations

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Best Practice Business Business Process Communication

The Principles of Communication

Seven principles of communication, distilled from multiple sources into a form understandable and applicable by lay people.
(and used to inform the Communication Competency within the Microsoft 365 Maturity Model)

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Best Practice Collaboration Content management Intranet Microsoft 365

OneDrive for Business – Why and How

As the Microsoft 365 (M365) suite gets inexorably broader and more capable there are increasing amounts of overlap between some elements, such as file storage and collaboration. This article discusses where and how to use OneDrive for Business in the mix.