Category Archives: User Adoption

Technology Disruption and the Illusion of Accuracy

RE: Paper vs. Technology We live in a time where change is the norm and technology is a part of our daily lives. The need to keep things “in sync” between devices, systems, processes and platforms is an ongoing challenge … Continue reading

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Office 365 Managed Metadata Navigation

Products:  Office 365 (SharePoint Online) Big Idea “People resort to Search when Navigation Fails” … as Search wastes excessive time & money, let’s plan up front to provide a flawless Navigation process for the short-term and the means to scale the terms and hierarchy … Continue reading

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Data: It’s What’s for Dinner

Data Topics: Dirty, Clean, Messy and Actionable It is so easy for any business to accumulate years and piles worth of data. Some of it is obvious as it stacks up visibly within the corners of office floors; some extending … Continue reading

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Document Management Strategy for SharePoint

So, how does one explain document management strategy to an organization, a team or a group of business users? This topic can quickly take on a life of its own and will most likely mean different things to different people … Continue reading

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Using Active Directory vs. SharePoint Groups for User Management

Products: SharePoint (All) As with most features in SharePoint, there are at least two (2) ways to accomplish anything; and, managing user permissions is no exception.  And similar to any discussion, there are at least (2) opinions on how to best configure … Continue reading

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Intranet Carousels Teach a Harsh Lesson in Reality

Products: SharePoint (All) Premise: The use of image carousels on an intranet is distracting, consumes prime page real estate and is largely ignored by the majority of users. An intranet is like the front door of a house or a business.  The front door often … Continue reading

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So Why Invest In Your Employees?

So Why Should Your Business Invest In Its Employees or Anyone For That Matter? A couple of quotes making the rounds recently … CFO asks CEO: “What happens if we invest in developing our people and then they leave us?” … Continue reading

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