How to Connect a Form to a SharePoint List using Microsoft Flow in 3 Steps

Posted by Dan St. Hilaire  /  November 30, 2018  /  Microsoft Flow, Productivity, Office 365   —   No Comments ↓

When enabled by an organization that has deployed Office 365, Microsoft Flow provides end-users with the ability to create automated workflows between applications and many different services using connectors. Microsoft applications and an ever-growing list of third-party services are available to link together. Microsoft Flow lets employees create simple to more complex workflows that can provide efficiencies for businesses around their workflow needs. It's an end-user option, that in most cases does not require a developer for workflows.

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Tags: Microsoft Flow, Productivity, Office 365

What to Do When Your Boss Says No One's Using Office 365 – and You Led the Deployment

Posted by Jon Hood  /  November 28, 2018  /  Microsoft Office 365 Training, Team Leaders, Culture Change, Training Plan   —   No Comments ↓

Deploying Microsoft Office 365 is bound to fall flat at your workplace if you don’t pair the launch with proactive employee training. One mistake many organizations make is assuming implementation equals adoption. In reality, these are two separate feats and they require the same amount of attention from the implementation team. If the Office 365 engagement rate dissatisfies your boss and you were the one in charge of migration, take the following steps to get your team on board with the new platform.

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Tags: Microsoft Office 365 Training, Team Leaders, Culture Change, Training Plan

The Three Warning Signs that Your Team Needs Office 365 Training

Posted by David Thibault  /  November 18, 2018  /  Microsoft Office 365 Training, User Adoption, Office 365   —   No Comments ↓

After successfully completing Microsoft Office 365 migration, you thought the hard part was over. Yet now employees are still submitting projects in the old format, or using outdated email to exchange information instead of the collaboration channels you painstakingly set up in Microsoft Teams. What went wrong? It could be that you skimped on employee training to properly use Office 365. If you notice any of these three warning signs in your office, odds are your team needs additional training:

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Tags: Microsoft Office 365 Training, User Adoption, Office 365

Top Five Benefits of Microsoft Office 365 SharePoint and OneDrive

Posted by Jon Hood  /  November 8, 2018  /  Office 365, OneDrive   —   No Comments ↓

Combining the forces of Microsoft Office 365 SharePoint Online and OneDrive for Business can give your company a powerful communication and information exchange system. You can easily share and store files, comply with security requirements, and give your enterprise the tools it needs for enhanced business processes. Migrating to Office 365 with SharePoint and OneDrive can yield several important benefits, including the following top five.

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Tags: Office 365, OneDrive

An End-User Introduction to Microsoft Teams

Posted by Dan St. Hilaire  /  November 1, 2018  /  Microsoft Office Teams, Office 365   —   No Comments ↓

Microsoft Teams is a great new tool that is available through your Office 365 subscription. Or, it’s free if you aren’t even an Office 365 customer. Microsoft Teams is a collaboration tool that provides a hub for teamwork where you can work around your content. Microsoft Teams provides a means to communicate through chats and online meetings with your colleagues both inside and outside of your organization (if external access is turned on). While you can use it free, you’ll eventually want or need a subscription to Office 365 to schedule meetings and get a more robust collaborative experience.

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What You Should Know About Microsoft Teams

Posted by Dan St. Hilaire  /  October 16, 2018  /  Microsoft Office   —   No Comments ↓

Teams is Microsoft’s answer to group chat, based off the preexisting 365 environment, including Skype integration. With an Office 365 Business Premium, Business Essentials, OR Enterprise (E1, E3, or E5) subscription, your organization can enable Groups and Teams.

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Tags: Microsoft Office

Analyze Data Much? You Might Want Microsoft Power BI Training

Posted by Dan St. Hilaire  /  September 27, 2018  /  Courses, Office 365   —   3 Comments ↓

Are you a data analyst or even a power user of Excel who manipulates data for various reporting requirements? You can really bring your data to life with Power BI, and KnowledgeWave is excited to extend an option for Microsoft Power BI training.

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Tags: Courses, Office 365

What Are Office 365 Groups?

Posted by Dan St. Hilaire  /  June 26, 2018  /  Office 365   —   No Comments ↓

Office 365 presents businesses and their employees with new modern ways to work. One great example is Office 365 Groups, often referred to as Modern Groups.

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6 Steps to Boost User Adoption of Office 365 (FREE webinar!)

Posted by Dan St. Hilaire  /  April 17, 2018  /  Office 365, MSP   —   1 Comments ↓

The move to Office 365 is not like any previous Microsoft Office upgrade for your end-users.

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Tags: Office 365, MSP

Microsoft Azure Training Options

Posted by Dan St. Hilaire  /  April 3, 2018  /  Courses, cloud computing   —   No Comments ↓

With the explosion of businesses using Microsoft Cloud Solutions, 90% of Fortune 500 companies use Microsoft Cloud, the need  and knowledge required to manage and support those services is more important than ever. Small Businesses are deploying Office 365 in droves and Azure provides a means for businesses, large to small to manage these cloud-based services like Office 365. KnowledgeWave is excited to add these Azure courses to our lineup to support the IT professionals that maintain your onsite and cloud infrastructure.

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Tags: Courses, cloud computing

3 Real Life Tips for Your Office 365 Deployment

Posted by Dan St. Hilaire  /  November 30, 2017  /  Office 365, Software Rollout   —   No Comments ↓

Many of the clients I work with are making the move to Office 365 from Office 2010, or a mixed environment of various Office versions. In either scenario they are making a leap to a new version of Microsoft Office providing their users with more flexibility, the opportunity to work more efficiently while increasing user productivity.

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Tags: Office 365, Software Rollout

Adding the KnowledgeWave Learning Site to your Office 365 App launcher

Posted by Dan St. Hilaire  /  October 5, 2017  /  KLS   —   No Comments ↓

After you’ve made the decision to leverage the KnowledgeWave Learning Site (KLS) to assist with your user adoption of Office 365 you may want to add a custom KLS tile to your Office 365 App Launcher. This post will show you step-by-step how to accomplish this task. Please note that you need to be an Office 365 Admin to add custom tiles.

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Create Surveys, Quizzes, and Polls Using Microsoft Forms

Posted by David Thibault  /  July 11, 2017  /  Office 365, Team Leaders, End Users   —   1 Comments ↓

Microsoft Forms is a simple, lightweight app designed to help you easily create surveys, quizzes, and polls. In a business environment, the tool can be used to collect customer feedback, develop strategies, and educate staff.

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Tags: Office 365, Team Leaders, End Users

Office 2016 Tips: Simultaneously Edit a Document with Other Authors

Posted by Jennifer Patterson  /  June 30, 2017  /  Office 2016, Word, Team Leaders   —   No Comments ↓

When you simultaneously edit a document with other authors, it’s called co-authoring. If you’ve never experienced co-authoring before, you are in for a real treat.

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Tags: Office 2016, Word, Team Leaders

Certified Scrum Training for Federal, State, City and Private Sector

Posted by Dan St. Hilaire  /  June 29, 2017  /  Consulting, Courses, Learning Initiative   —   No Comments ↓

KnowledgeWave provides onsite certified scrum training for federal and state government, cities and municipalities as well as private sector businesses. We also provide online training options for individuals or smaller teams seeking Scrum certification.

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Tags: Consulting, Courses, Learning Initiative