Martina Grom, M365 MVP and Regional Director, and CEO of atwork gmbh, joins the This Week In Teams podcast to talk about Microsoft Ignite Day 1 and the likely direction that the vision presented during this conference points Microsoft. We discuss the incredible and unusual mixed reality keynotes, shared channels, presentation modes, webinars, and Teams Meeting overflow, but we also talk about engagement, adoption, and the importance of planning when working in a platform like this.
This week on buzzkill, we continue the IT Security Series with Liam Cleary, talking about Personal Security and how it relates to not only the security of yourself and your family but your organization’s data. We hope you enjoy this conversation as we traverse everything from wifi to social media and relate it all to the many important tools and techniques your organization should take advantage.
In this episode we are joined by Microsoft MVP and Modern Work Lead for Meltlake, Karoliina Kettukari. In her daily duties, Karoliina focuses on adoption and true understanding of how the Microsoft Teams platform can help customers no only meet their business requirements but maintain a team spirit while remote working.
In this session of This Week in Teams, Craig Jahnke and Jay Leask invited Amanda Sterner to discuss the many features and enhancements that we’ve seen over the past few months within Microsoft Teams meetings which continue to enhance how Microsoft Teams meetings support a work-from-home environment.
On the heels of the global breach using SolarWinds, we decided this would be a good time to bring Security to Buzzkill. In this episode Hunter and Jay provide an introduction to our IT Security Series. As we explore the topic, we will talk to ACTUAL security experts about why it is so important to plan for security, not only as an IT professional or programmer, but as an individual.
On Friday, January 22, 2021, Chris Hoard, Office Apps & Services MVP, is presenting a session at M365 Friday California titled “Microsoft Teams App Management Fundamentals”. During this session he will dig into the concept of Teams as a Platform (TaaP) and share with administrators the fundamentals of managing third party apps to protect your data while providing end users the best overall experience.
In this episode, Craig and Jay discuss the top 12 Gifts of Teams – oh – we cover 12 categories of Teams with a recap some of the top releases of 2020, mixed with some of the classic features of #MicrosoftTeams and why they’re still so important
This Week in Teams Craig and Jay review the November 2020 “What’s New in Teams” blog and tell you what (we think) is most important! We’ll also tell you a little about why PowerApps is insanely cool, and maybe update you on our Christmas decorations.
In this episode, we spoke with Amie Seisay about considerations organizations should have when building their IT teams. We had a great time exploring some of the reasons why, when it comes to strategy, communication, change management and other aspects of project implementation, having a diverse team is essential. We all agreed organizations really need more than developers and administrators to get things done. Training, communication and project management skills are fundamentally necessary in getting things done!
This week on Buzzkill, Jay and Hunter discuss what it means to successfully roll out technology in today’s climate. We discuss traditional IT success criteria, budget and time, but then dig into adoption and value. We posit that a modern IT rollout must consider adoption and value across the entire project, from planning through implementation to training and metrics.