Microsoft Teams

Remote work

How Microsoft are empowering every person and organisation to thrive in a new world of work

Throughout 2020, as we’ve navigated the equivalent of a year of digital transformation every month, it’s IT pros who’ve led the way. When COVID-19 caused a sudden shift to remote work, IT pros brought entire organisations online – sometimes over a single weekend. They trained individuals and teams on essential new tools, quickly deployed custom …

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Microsoft Teams Approvals

Get faster results with Approvals in Microsoft Teams

Whether you need written acknowledgement from your manager, a formal authorisation from a diverse group of stakeholders, or an official signature from a customer, getting things approved is part of almost every workflow. However, they can be hard to track and manage when so many systems and people are involved. Approvals in Microsoft Teams lets …

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3 challenges

3 challenges Microsoft Teams can help your essential Firstline Workforce overcome

As our world looks to respond, recover and re-imagine the way it works, the Firstline Workforce and the IT teams who support them have proven to be the essential force behind business continuity. Firstline Workforces and IT teams keep businesses moving forward during times of crisis and lead the charge to transform the way we …

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Global Navigation

The SharePoint home site app for Microsoft Teams

During Microsoft Ignite 2020, Microsoft announced the new home site app for Microsoft Teams. The app gives employees a gateway to your organisation, starting with the app’s name and icon, which you can customise to reflect the identity of your organisation or your intranet. The app’s multi-level navigation lets people find sites across the organisation, including …

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Microsoft Ignite September 2020

New inclusive features in Microsoft Teams and more | Ignite 2020

IT leaders have the ability to make the work experience more inclusive of the 1 billion people in the world with disabilities, with the technology products and capabilities they choose to make available to organisations. At Microsoft’s recent Ignite event, they announced exciting new features that everyone – including people with disabilities – can leverage …

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Microsoft Lists in Microsoft Teams

Microsoft Lists in Microsoft Teams is now generally available

Microsoft have announced the general availability of the Lists app in Teams. As you might already know, Microsoft Lists is a Microsoft 365 app that helps you track information and organise your work. Lists are simple, smart, and flexible, so you can stay on top of what matter most to your team. Track patients, loans, …

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Microsoft Teams & Power Automate

Trigger flows from any message in Microsoft Teams

Microsoft Teams can help bridge geographic and organisational gaps through capabilities like chat, meetings, and calling, but users often ask how it can help streamline the work they do. Fortunately, Teams and Microsoft Power Automate work seamlessly together to simplify how you and your team work. We’re excited to share a new way to use …

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What's New in Teams - August 2020

What’s New in Microsoft Teams | August 2020

In August, Microsoft announced a variety of updates to Microsoft Teams that continue to improve the meetings experience and provide developers a rich canvas to build workflows to enhance personal productivity. We are excited to share new features this month across meetings, calling, devices, chat and collaboration, IT admin, and industry. What’s New: Meetings & …

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Skype for Business to Microsoft Teams

Skype for Business Online will retire in 12 months – plan for a smooth transition to Teams

It was a year ago that Microsoft announced the July 31, 2021 retirement date for Skype for Business Online along with the recommendation that users upgrade to Microsoft Teams. Since then, Teams adoption and usage continues to grow, as organisations have needed to find better ways to safely connect with their teams, customers, and partners. We’re …

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whats new in m365

From new experiences in Microsoft Teams to better data protection – here’s what’s new in Microsoft 365 in July

This month Microsoft are announcing features and experiences designed to streamline workflow and automate process right within Teams, ensure great meetings experiences in a hybrid work environment, enable Firstline Workers, protect data and mitigate threats, and more. And this is just the beginning. In the coming weeks, Microsoft will announce more innovation across the product …

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