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2019 Predictions for the Tech Industry, the Digital Workplace and Office 365

2019 Predictions for the Tech Industry, the Digital Workplace and Office 365

In looking at overall technology trends in Digital Workspace and Office 365 from last year moving into 2019, a few predictions bubbled up for me.

The Lovely People of Puerto Rico — SharePoint Saturday Caribbean

The Lovely People of Puerto Rico — SharePoint Saturday Caribbean

Wherever I travel the thing that lights me up about a city is always its people. The cities I love the most trend to similar affinities. Many times they are beach communities with musicians, artists, surfers, skaters and street art, and have an eclectic mix of people.

San Juan, Puerto Rico has all of the above. Talking with the local technology community and locals working in San Juan, they speak of being on the mend, still in need and still wondering why they were otherwise forgotten.

Announcing Our New Content Panda Use Case Video Series – Just #ClickThePanda

Announcing Our New Content Panda Use Case Video Series – Just #ClickThePanda

This Week’s Video - Push Content/Communications to Users

Content Panda empowers administrators, corporate communications, and human resources with the ability to pop-up important messages, the first time or every time users visit a page. Pop-up notifications are used to communicate mission-critical information, for example your governance policies that you want users to follow.

Humans in Tech and Diversity in Tech - SPTech Con in Boston

Humans in Tech and Diversity in Tech - SPTech Con in Boston

Last week I had the pleasure of speaking at SPTechCon in Boston. A big thank you to Stacy Burris who is an amazing organizer and dear friend, you rocked it. A big thank you as well to the panelists from our Diversity in Tech panel, many of whom jumped in to replace some folks who couldn't be there.

SharePoint Saturday NYC 2018

SharePoint Saturday NYC 2018

What a wonderful event last weekend at SPS NYC. Big thanks to our organizers!  It was terrific to be back in the Microsoft Times Square offices and see so many old friends and meet so many new awesome attendees.

SPS Honolulu 2018

SPS Honolulu 2018

At the end of March, I had the pleasure of presenting once again at SharePoint Saturday (though it was on a Friday) Honolulu. It was great to meet with old friends and new companies attending this important community event to learn more about the challenges and opportunities we all face in transforming companies’ online user experiences.

Back in Full Force - SharePoint Conference NA Announcements, Buzz and Goodness

Back in Full Force - SharePoint Conference NA Announcements, Buzz and Goodness

What a week. May has traditionally been a big month for SharePoint, and the SharePoint Conference NA was chock full of announcements that will lead up to more coming soon at Microsoft Ignite, Orlando, Fl, September 24-28, 2018.

Heading to SharePoint Conference North America? Check Out the Diversity & Inclusion Track and Exhibiting Content Panda Partners

If you are heading to Las Vegas, May 21-23, 2018 for SharePoint Conference NA 2018, mark your calendar for our Diversity & Inclusion Programming all week at the event. 

The D&I track starts Monday morning just after the Microsoft keynote with 12 sessions and 3 panels on a variety of topics by Microsoft Employees, Microsoft MVPs and Community Members. 

Blizzards in Minnasnowta and Machinations on Microsoft Planner - A Re-Cap from heddanewman on SharePoint Saturday Twin Cities #SPSTC

Blizzards in Minnasnowta and Machinations on Microsoft Planner - A Re-Cap from heddanewman on SharePoint Saturday Twin Cities #SPSTC

Blow winds blow, ah. The cold wintery wind whips snow against our faces as we trudge from the parking garage to the doors of Normandale Community college, determined to speak our hearts out for the SharePoint Saturday Twin Cities event…. Blizzards do not stop Minnasnowtan SharePointers!  Or Michiganers who now live in Los Angeles. RAWR!