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Office 365 Planner: An Unsung Gem in Collaborative Task Management

Office 365 Planner: An Unsung Gem in Collaborative Task Management

The Planner collaborative task management tool found in Office 365 is a bit of an underused gem. It's certainly worth calling attention to, particularly after an initial Office 365 launch when people have got used to the basics of OneDrive, SharePoint, Teams, etc.

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The Next Step for Enterprise UX: Cross-Application Usability

The Next Step for Enterprise UX: Cross-Application Usability

Buried deep in a pool of research, which held the voices of hundreds of digital leaders, this quote suddenly surfaced: “The cognitive effort to process stats from our analytics tools and bridge that to meaningful action in the CMS is too high.” That notion — that organizations are finding

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Don’t Wait for the Innovation Lottery: A Deliberate Approach to Ideation

Don’t Wait for the Innovation Lottery: A Deliberate Approach to Ideation

Good collaboration produces innovation. So therefore, good collaboration on enterprise social networks produces crowd-sourced ideas and new innovations, right? Job done, let's go home and leave our networks to solve tomorrow's problems.  Is it really that simple? True, innovation is a natural product of effective, mature collaboration.

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Microsoft Upgrades SharePoint Framework, Igloo and Lucidworks Partner, More News

Microsoft Upgrades SharePoint Framework, Igloo and Lucidworks Partner, More News

Microsoft continued to build momentum for this month's Ignite conference with yet another announcement — this time, an update to its SharePoint Framework that will make branding intranets easier using SharePoint Online customizations. The Sharepoint Framework was made generally available in February 2017. With it, developers and administrators can build

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Employee Experience Priorities for 2018 and Beyond

Employee Experience Priorities for 2018 and Beyond

As much hoopla as there is around customer experience, creating good employee experiences can be a differentiator for company’s survival in 2019 and beyond. “Ignoring the employee experience weakens the impact of critical IT projects on business outcomes and “alienates employees” according to a Gartner report (fee required). Capterra’s Brian Westfall agrees, writing  in a recent blog. “In

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Execs Are in the Driver’s Seat for Innovation Success

Execs Are in the Driver's Seat for Innovation Success

There was a time when the drive, need and even ability to innovate was left to tech-centric entities like Google, Apple and Amazon. Those days are long gone. Now innovation has become a survival factor for most, if not all, businesses regardless of type or background.

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