Collaboration, General, Governance

Advanced Teamwork with Microsoft 365 in 5 Steps – Step 1: Become familiar with the concept of Office Groups!

Did you ever hear about the "Office Groups"? They are the technical base of teamwork within Microsoft 365. What is your first association when you hear the word "team" or "group"? I'm thinking of the people I work with in a team or a group. My second idea is concerning the roles and responsibilities and… Continue reading Advanced Teamwork with Microsoft 365 in 5 Steps – Step 1: Become familiar with the concept of Office Groups!

Collaboration, General, Microsoft Teams, Office 365, SharePoint

Improve your teamwork with a collaboration platform – my checklist for a tool/service selection

Did you read my previous article about the basic questions you should ask when you plan to launch a collaboration platform? Now, we should take a closer look at the services offered by Microsoft in Office 365. We will check the offered services from a technical point of view and then we will change our… Continue reading Improve your teamwork with a collaboration platform – my checklist for a tool/service selection

Collaboration, General

Improve your teamwork with a collaboration platform – start with some basic questions!

If you want to build your custom collaboration environment, you will need to take many different aspects into consideration. I want to share with you some best practices of projects I have been working on in 2019. What is the purpose of your collaboration platform? Are you using a collaboration platform or an intranet? And… Continue reading Improve your teamwork with a collaboration platform – start with some basic questions!

General

Org-wide teams and their purpose

If you start working with Microsoft Teams and you create your first teams, you will think about if you need a private team where you can manage who gets access or if you want to create an open community where everybody can join the discussion. But what about the third option with "org-wide teams"? Create… Continue reading Org-wide teams and their purpose

Collaboration, General, Microsoft Teams, Office 365

Why should you use Microsoft Teams?

MicrosoftTeams is currently the most popular member of the Office 365 family. If you don't find the service in your app launcher, you can access Microsoft Teams via https://teams.microsoft.com. Microsoft Teams is based on the concept of the Office Groups with a common inbox supplemented by a chat board and options like video conferencing. Central… Continue reading Why should you use Microsoft Teams?