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Ignite is coming in only a few months and that means another new "When To Use What In Office 365" session along with an attempt to update and rebuild some of the Whitepaper guidance.

 

We have our work cut out for us. Would love any community help or suppor

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Here is nice InfoGraphic I created on this topic...

 

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Attached a presentation file that we developed, thanks to original work completed by a member of the Office 365 club. Hope it's useful?

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Just got back from SharePoint Fest Seattle and heard that a change is coming soon to O365 groups.  Instead of just the OneDrive library, creating a group will create an e

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Hi Richard,

We use internally this decision guide for deciding about file storage. (NWU means per country)Governance for Office 365 solution usage as local file share replacements.JPG

kind regards,
Manfred

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Our IT Pro research tells us that change management skills are one of the top skills gap on their teams.  We took a deep dive into the change management resources available, as well as the latest models available across MIcrosoft and other third party sou

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Register now for the upcoming Microsoft FastTrack: Achieve success with Office 365 Adoption Webinar happening tomorrow, March 22.  

 

Tune in for advice from Microsoft CIO Jim DuBois and Mott MacDonald’s Simon Denton on realizing business goals through Of

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Think about driving adoption and active usage of your existing Microsoft Office 365, Dynamics, Groups & Teams? You can easily do by keeping your cloud data connected and in sync with 100+ local or cloud-based it systems and apps running one simple Windows

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Looking to get the most out of your Office 365 investment? Success starts with the right approach to user adoption.

 

Register for our upcoming webinar, Microsoft FastTrack: Achieve success with Office 365 for an inside look at realizing your business goa

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Check out this sneak peek of Wednesday's upcoming Office 365 adoption webinar onYouTube here

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Looking forward to sharing our experience with the community.

We have the Community feature enabled on our workgroup's SharePoint site, however there is no notification upon creation or update of threads. Is there somewhere where I could find documentation on how to start or enable this?

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Hi - I am interested in getting feedback from this group regarding how they have approached rolling out Office 365 to their end users.  Did your organization follow a big bang approach (i.e., deployed all Office 365 workloads - Exchange, SharePoint, Skype

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Over the past 4 years, none of my customers have been big bang, all of them have been gradual transitions, typically one workload at a time. These are large companies 2,0

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I think that no matter how you do it - you will need to focus on a slow trickle of training that keeps educating and highlighting the values of the new tools.  Big bangs

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I have found that going Big Bang has had the most success for adoption as you don't break the collaboration by rolling out features piece by piece in a serialized way.  O

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In my experience it comes down to requirements of the customer, who is leading the approach, as well as their appetite for change.
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We are in the midst of a serialized deployment.

We did SharePoint first, then Exchange. Next up will be Office 2016.

 

We are a company of ~100 and not a lot of sophisticate

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In this March update you’ll explore:

 

  • MyAnalytics
  • Power BI
  • Outlook Mobile Add-Ins
  • Office 365 Administration
  • Advanced Threat Protection
  • Security and Compliance
  • Podcast Availability

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Looking for O365 Fair ideas.  We are wanting to host a company fair to generate excitement and create ultimate "super users".  What has worked in your organization?  Thanks.

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Thank you everyone for the great responses!

We ran our first fairs last year and they were so successful that we now run them every qtr.  We called them IT Fairs because we had other areas we needed to cover beside

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Some great ideas here and no harm in having a 'big bang' type of event to generate interest. However do take some time to plan the adoption journey afterwards and on an o... Read More

Peter McDowall will be conducting this presentation (modified) at the next Office 365 Business User Group in Sydney on the 8th of March at 6pm (in the city).  Feel free t

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Sorry for keep inundating your post but I thought this was worth sharing.  I have only seen the slides but there is a video as well, which I think it might be of interest

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@Dux Raymond Sy and @Blair Hainsworth presented this session at Ignite Austraila 2017. 

 

For today's fast-paced, mobile-driven, and globally dispersed workplace, Microsoft offers tons of great ways to effectively communicate and collaborate. But which to

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Nice job Dux (as always of course..)!
And thanks for sharing this Lana.

great video, We are just starting out on our 0365/SPO journey after two failed SP on prem projects (2007 and 2010). 

 

Knowing where to start on changing the hearts and min

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Join us on Tuesday, March 7th from 9:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. PST/5:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. GMT for an ‘Ask Microsoft Anything’ (AMA)!

 

This live online event will give you the opportunity to connect with members of the product and engineering teams who will b

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If you wish you could grant just read access to Message Center to someone, please vote up this suggestion in User Voice: http://bit.ly/JRA2MC.

 

Having this ability to grant a non-admin read access to the Admin Message Center is extremely beneficial for gov

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Register now for the next Office 365 Adoption User Group (Chicagoland Chapter) meeting! You don't have to be in the Chicago area - you can participate remotely via the Skype for Business meeting that we run during our in-person meeting. 

 

In April, our fea

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The first of two videos from this meeting is now on MSDN Channel 9 at https://channel9.msdn.com/Blogs/MVP-Office-Servers-and-Services/Office-365-Adoption-User-Group-Chica... (18min).

 

In it, I cover recent Office 365 and SharePoint news and announcements. 

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Last year, we sat down with an IT Pro as part of a series of research interviews and discussed his experiences in transitioning to Office 365 and learnt about the resulting changes in his organization.  Thought it would be of interest to members of the Dr

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