Events & Webinars

SP TechCon Austin

April 2 - 5, 2017 | Austin, TX

SPTechCon: The SharePoint Technology Conference is returning to Austin, TX, April 2-5, 2017! SPTechCon offers more than 80 classes and tutorials — presented by the most knowledgeable instructors working in SharePoint today — to help attendees improve their skills and broaden their knowledge of Microsoft's collaboration and productivity software.

Heather Newman will be presenting two brand new sessions:

One Card at a Time - Leverage Office 365 Planner to Plan your SharePoint End User Adoption Campaign

Looking for a highly visual way to organize teamwork, plans, task, files and even chat about them?  Look no further than Office 365 Planner, which offers people a simple and highly visual way to organize teamwork. Planner can be used to manage a marketing event, brainstorm new product ideas, track a school project, prepare for a customer visit, or just organize your team more effectively.
Join Heather Newman, Co-Founder, Chief Evangelist and Chief Marketing Officer of Content Panda, as she uses a real-world use case to provide you the steps to create an end user adoption campaign inside Office 365 Planner leveraging her 10 step End User Adoption checklist for Office 365 and SharePoint.
You’ll leave this session with a clear understanding of how to use the tool for your teams, tips on how to best organize a large, multi-leveled campaign and a template that she will share post-session.

Without Change, There Would Be No Butterflies: 4 Steps to Business Transformation (Change Management)

Consumers expect a new relationship with businesses, which means internal teams need a new way to work – one enabling them to access information quickly and collaborate rapidly on any device at any time.
Business transformation is at the heart of every business especially inside everyday processes and driving innovation with purchased productivity tools.
The good news is many companies are turning to Microsoft SharePoint and Office 365. The bad news is adoption is sorely lacking. The culprit? Change management. Recent studies find more than half of companies point to poor change management as the top reason for their SharePoint deployments failing.
Join Heather Newman, Co-Founder, Chief Evangelist and Chief Marketing Officer of Content Panda, as she uses real-world use cases to provide you the blueprint for a successful change management project:

  1. Planning and sponsorship
  2. Awareness
  3. Learning
  4. Readiness and adoption

You’ll leave this session with a clear understanding of the pitfalls to avoid and proven tips to jumpstart business transformation and how to implement with your change management initiative for your Office 365 and SharePoint platforms.

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