Office 365 Governance Essentials: Part 3 – Identifying Governance Needs

This is part 3 in a series of posts about Office 365 Governance. The first post was about making use of the Weekly Office 365 Changes Digest. Doing so is an essential part of change management. The second was about Continue reading Office 365 Governance Essentials: Part 3 – Identifying Governance Needs

Cross-posted: Effective Adoption Tools for Office 365

4WARD365, an ISV (Independent Software Vendor) that makes management tools for Office 365, invited me to blog for hire.  I’ve just published my second post for them. It’s on their website at https://www.4ward365.com/effective-adoption-tools-for-office-365/ The article is reprinted below. One of the Continue reading Cross-posted: Effective Adoption Tools for Office 365

Cross-posted: 8 Ways to Drive Usage Adoption for Office 365

4WARD365, an ISV (Independent Software Vendor) that makes management tools for Office 365, invited me to blog for hire.  I’ve just published my first post for them. It’s on their website at https://www.4ward365.com/8-ways-drive-usage-adoption-office-365/ The article is reprinted below. These are several Continue reading Cross-posted: 8 Ways to Drive Usage Adoption for Office 365

Learn PowerShell at the 2017 Collab365 Global Conference

Have you heard about the virtual Collab365 Global Conference 2017 that’s streaming online November 1st – 2nd? Join me and 120 other speakers from around the world who will be bringing you the very latest content around SharePoint, Office 365, Flow, PowerApps, Azure, OneDrive Continue reading Learn PowerShell at the 2017 Collab365 Global Conference

Restoring a file from an unattached content database, no web app required!

The scenario: User needs a business-critical file restored from two days ago and the document library does not have versioning turned on. This is in an on-premise SharePoint 2013 farm. The content databases get backed up nightly, with the two Continue reading Restoring a file from an unattached content database, no web app required!

ICYMI: June Conference Highlights & MVP #3

In Case You Missed It… A lot happened in the last few weeks that I’ve been meaning to blog about. Digital Workplace Experience Conference June 19-21 I attended the Digital Workplace Experience conference. Key takeaways from this: A digital workplace Continue reading ICYMI: June Conference Highlights & MVP #3

Office 365 Governance Essentials: Step 1 – Review, Annotate, and Share Weekly Digest

When I started managing my employer’s Office 365 tenant in March of this year, there was no governance in place. There are some basic governance processes that are straight-forward to implement and are critical first steps in putting governance in Continue reading Office 365 Governance Essentials: Step 1 – Review, Annotate, and Share Weekly Digest