SharePoint Deployment

New eBook: 4 Ways to Transform SharePoint Change Management

New eBook: 4 Ways to Transform SharePoint Change Management

As we are wrapping up 2016 and look ahead to the New Year, many companies will look to adopt the latest versions of SharePoint and Office 365. However, these platforms aren’t the Field of Dreams – if you deploy it, your employees won’t automatically flock to the software. It may meet your technical requirements, but only when users adopt and embrace the platform will your deployment truly be deemed a success.

Short circuit the pain of change management and download our free eBook today which gives you the four steps necessary to successfully implement change management for your software rollout.

4 Ways to Drive Awareness When Deploying Microsoft SharePoint or Office 365

4 Ways to Drive Awareness When Deploying Microsoft SharePoint or Office 365

Awareness must happen before, during, and even after your SharePoint rollout – so your communication strategy has to be proactive and account for this reality. It’s important that you find the right people, the right messages, the right channels, and the right time.  

Five Reasons to Centrally Manage SharePoint User Experience with Content Panda

Five Reasons to Centrally Manage SharePoint User Experience with Content Panda

Something we’ve heard time and time again is user experience: with all the changes in the newest versions of SharePoint and Office 365, how do you steward associates to use the platform properly and, more importantly, be so excited about it that they adopt the platform in leaps and bounds? This is hard enough with one version of SharePoint, but many companies are deploying multiple versions of the platform and struggling with how and when to get users trained so it doesn’t disrupt business.  

5 Ways to Create More Holistic SharePoint Training

5 Ways to Create More Holistic SharePoint Training

Training is essential to learning any new concept, technology, or process – and it’s never been more important for successfully deploying Microsoft SharePoint in your organization.

Extending the Bamboo Branch: Sharing CIEWG’s Successful SharePoint Rollout at Microsoft Ignite

Extending the Bamboo Branch: Sharing CIEWG’s Successful SharePoint Rollout at Microsoft Ignite

This blog is the final installment in Content Panda’s series depicting a company’s journey to adopt Microsoft SharePoint. Catch up by reading last week’s post.    

“The boarding door is now closed. Please turn off all large electronic devices and place your mobile phones on airplane mode,” the flight attendant announced to everyone on the flight to Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport. 

John closed the lid on his laptop, took a deep breath, and closed his eyes. He visualized taking the stage on Day 1 of Microsoft Ignite, one of the largest technology conferences of the year, to share how CIEWG made the leap to SharePoint.   

Adapting to Human Nature: Measuring Results, Sharing Feedback & Iterating the SharePoint Rollout

Adapting to Human Nature: Measuring Results, Sharing Feedback & Iterating the SharePoint Rollout

This blog is the latest installment in Content Panda’s series depicting a company’s journey to adopt Microsoft SharePoint. Catch up by reading last week’s post.   

“Welcome to CIEWG,” Ron, CIEWG’s lead trainer, announced to the new hire class of September 2016. “You are here because you have the passion, skills, and courage to join us as we reinvent the chemical manufacturing industry.” 

Panda Adventures: How to Make SharePoint Adoption Fun with Gamification

Panda Adventures: How to Make SharePoint Adoption Fun with Gamification

This blog is the latest installment in Content Panda’s series depicting a company’s journey to adopt Microsoft SharePoint. Catch up by reading last week’s post 

John, Christine, and the rest of the CIEWG SharePoint champions have been working around the clock to blend classroom training and an online portal to ensure the first wave of SharePoint adopters, CIEWG’s new hire class, goes smoothly next week.   

Showing Users the Ropes: Providing Expert End User Training for SharePoint

Showing Users the Ropes: Providing Expert End User Training for SharePoint

This blog is the latest installment in Content Panda’s series depicting a company’s journey to adopt Microsoft SharePoint. Catch up by reading last week’s post 

“This communication plan is great!” Andrew said as he flipped through the presentation Kathy put together for John and Christine to bring to CIEWG’s CEO. “I especially like the idea of using something local as a mascot. Hope is perfect for this.” 

All Jungles Begin with a Single Tree: Releasing SharePoint in Phases

All Jungles Begin with a Single Tree: Releasing SharePoint in Phases

This blog is the latest installment in Content Panda’s new series depicting a company’s journey to adopt Microsoft SharePoint. Catch up by reading last week’s post.   

After John, Christine, and the CIEWG SharePoint champions thanked David for his time, the group of five people sat together to figure out how they should ease the process foremployees to adopt SharePoint.