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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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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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Policy Document Acknowledgement Solution for New Starters

Phil Cave – Technical Director Adepteq We received a request to offer a solution to collect confirmations when a new starter has read and understood the company’s policy documents. The policy documents are currently emailed to the new starters personal email address as they do not yet have an account in the organisations’ Office 365 …

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Microsoft Teams & Power Automate

5 new ways to boost productivity with enhanced Teams + Power Platform integration

Microsoft Teams can help people and organisations stay productive in hybrid work environments, and Microsoft Power Platform provides low-code custom development tools. the powerful Teams + Power Platform integration allows anyone to create the tools they need to get work done and bring them into their digital workspace. We are excited to share some new …

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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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SharePoint Roadmap: August 2020

August welcomed some nice innovation, some to help get back to school, some to help you stay informed, plus new ways to keep sharing and stay better connected. This month brought: SharePoint site templates for Education, Microsoft’s timeline and support for the retiring of SharePoint 2010 Workflows, how to access Visio as a tab within …

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Create Structured Project Folders and Generate Project Numbers in SharePoint with Power Automate

Recently we had a customer ask us to automate the creation of structured folders with Power Automate for new projects and to also generate and assign a project number. When a user creates a new folder for the project, the folder should automatically be renamed to “UKXXXX – Folder Name”. For example, if the user …

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SharePoint Roadmap: July 2020

July brought a multitude of innovation across Microsoft 365 and SharePoint. Microsoft have been bringing both new experiences and refinements to help improve your productivity and give users more ways to disseminate their work, voice, and consume information from colleagues. Last month brought: A New Employee Onboarding Hub, Hub permissions for visitors, SharePoint Migration Tool …

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The New Employee Onboarding Hub – Improving the new hire experience

Planning, implementing, and managing an onboarding experience for new employees is time consuming and challenging. For organisations, it’s difficult to efficiently onboard new employees into the complexity of an organisation’s structure, people, processes, and culture. Only 12% of employees strongly agree their organisation does a great job of onboarding new employees. For new employees, the …

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