Elevate your career by attending the free #GlobalCon3 virtual summit this summer

Microsoft 365 Virtual Conference for the community

If you’ve attended a Collab365 event in the past, you’re probably as excited as I am for the next upcoming iteration of their GlobalCon series.

You can join us on one or all of the following parts of GlobalCon3: 

  • July 15th, 2020 (Beginner’s Day)
  • August 11th-12th (Power Platform Day)
  • September 8th-11th (Main Event)

GlobalCon2 had over 20,000 sign-ups this year and popularity is continually increasing. People are becoming more familiar with Microsoft 365 everyday especially as our workplaces embrace and improve digital and remote collaboration.

Spots are filling up fast for GlobalCon3 and you don’t want to miss out on the exciting things they have to offer! New features are being introduced this year that will allow for more networking and collaboration opportunities.

Register for free

Sign up is free but be sure to check out the amazing upgrade options they have to enhance your experience. Right now you can get them at a discounted rate (prices will be listed but are subject to change very soon!)

Get access to all the knowledge GlobalCon3 has to offer:  Register (FREE!)

Or consider these content-packed upgrades:

All-Access Pass:

With the All-Access Pass you get lifetime access to every single GlobalCon3 session (and 10 EBooks), All content from the GlobalCon1 Summit (31 sessions and 10 EBooks), you also get their Teams Training videos by Matthew J Bailey MVP as well as the Excel training videos to share with your internal teams. 

Right now you can get all this for the low price of $67! Price may increase soon!
Buy the All-Access Pass ($67)

Ultimate Bundle:

Purchase the Ultimate Bundle and you can start learning IMMEDIATELY! the bundle offers 76 videos and 50 EBooks.

Buy this right now at the discounted price of $179. Price may increase soon!
Buy the Ultimate Bundle ($179)

Register for the most affordable, premium conference for SharePoint, Office 365 & Azure

As information technology professionals, it’s critically important that we stay up-to-date and practiced in our respective technologies. The North American Collaboration Summit allows you to do just that, and at a fraction of the cost of other premium conferences.

Why you should be registering for the North American Collaboration Summit 2019

One of the greatest things about this conference is that you get to interact with the best and brightest minds in our industry. The very same speakers that you’d meet at other big-name conferences.

A 60-second preview of 8 North American Collaboration Summit 2019 speakers

Oh, and did I mention I’ll be speaking there for the first time? I’m honored to be speaking alongside some incredible professionals and am excited to share a favorite session of mine, “SharePoint Wizardry for Content Management, Archiving, and Retention.”

A 60-second preview of my session at the North American Collaboration Summit 2019

What are you waiting for? Register now, and I’ll see you in March.

Speaking at SharePoint Saturday Cincinnati this Saturday | Oct 27, 2018

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I’ll be speaking this Saturday at SPS Cinci (#SPSCinci2018). I’ll be presenting my brand new, magical session on content management, archiving and retention for the third time this year. Don’t miss it!

SharePoint wizardry for content management, archiving & retention

Are your muggles muddying up your servers and site storage with duplicate files, pictures from a 2008 staff party and files named “April” in folders called “Jane’s stuff”? Learn how to most effectively destroy the 8th horcrux using out-of-the-box functionality in SharePoint brewed with bits of governance, content strategy and just a little help from SharePoint Designer to help automate processes. It’s just like magic!

Hope to see you there!

Speaking at SharePoint Saturday Baltimore this Saturday | Oct 20, 2018

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I’ll be speaking this Saturday at SPS Baltimore (#SPSBMORE). I’ll be presenting my brand new, magical session on content management, archiving and retention for the second time this year. Don’t miss it!

SharePoint wizardry for content management, archiving & retention

Are your muggles muddying up your servers and site storage with duplicate files, pictures from a 2008 staff party and files named “April” in folders called “Jane’s stuff”? Learn how to most effectively destroy the 8th horcrux using out-of-the-box functionality in SharePoint brewed with bits of governance, content strategy and just a little help from SharePoint Designer to help automate processes. It’s just like magic!

Hope to see you there!

Speaking at SharePoint Saturday Kansas City this Saturday | Oct 13, 2018

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My local SharePoint Saturday, SPS Kansas City, is coming up THIS WEEKEND (#SPSKC). I’ll be speaking about one of my favorite topics – building a modern intranet:

Building the Intranet of the Future: Using SharePoint to Empower Collaboration

Automation, organization, incredible search capabilities and user interactivity; all things your organization can have in choosing to build an intranet with SharePoint. We’ll discuss avoiding File Dump 2.0 by exploring best practices in internal communications and collaboration via intranets. We’ll also cover rethinking forms and minimizing busy work by utilizing automation capabilities via workflow and designing intuitive navigation.

Hope to see you there!

Speaking at SharePoint Saturday Denver this Saturday | Oct 6, 2018

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I’ll be speaking this Saturday at SPS Denver (aka SPS Colorado) (#SPSColo). I’ll be presenting a brand new, magical session on content management, archiving and retention:

Content Wizardry 2018

SharePoint wizardry for content management, archiving & retention

Are your muggles muddying up your servers and site storage with duplicate files, pictures from a 2008 staff party and files named “April” in folders called “Jane’s stuff”? Learn how to most effectively destroy the 8th horcrux using out-of-the-box functionality in SharePoint brewed with bits of governance, content strategy and just a little help from SharePoint Designer to help automate processes. It’s just like magic!

Hope to see you there!

Speaking at SharePoint Saturday Pittsburgh this Saturday | Sep 15, 2018

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The 3rd annual SharePoint Saturday Pittsburgh (#SPSBurgh) is coming up this Saturday. I’ll be speaking about one of my favorite topics – building a modern intranet:

Building the Intranet of the Future: Using SharePoint to Empower Collaboration

Automation, organization, incredible search capabilities and user interactivity; all things your organization can have in choosing to build an intranet with SharePoint. We’ll discuss avoiding File Dump 2.0 by exploring best practices in internal communications and collaboration via intranets. We’ll also cover rethinking forms and minimizing busy work by utilizing automation capabilities via workflow and designing intuitive navigation.

Hope to see you there!

Speaking at SharePoint Saturday Omaha on April 7

I’m excited to be returning to speak at the first-ever SharePoint Saturday (SPS) event at which I spoke. Omaha is such a fun city, and has one of the best zoos around. Be sure to register (it’s free!) and check it out on Saturday, April 7. Here are the two sessions at which I hope I’ll get to meet you:

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Speaking at SharePoint Saturday St. Louis on January 20

Happy new year! My first speaking engagement of the year is coming up January 20th at SPS St. Louis. If you’re nearby, be sure to register (it’s free!) and check it out on Saturday, Jan 20. Here are the three sessions at which you’ll find me:

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Collab365 24-hr Global Conference Recap

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Baxter joined me for several sessions. He’s new to SharePoint, but eager to learn.

The 24-hr Collab365 Global Conference has come to an end. This event is so well done (kudos to Mark Jones & co.), and was the second year I have been able to attend. I live-tweeted the sessions I attended for the majority of the conference and have shared some highlights below. Also, every session is recorded and will be made available here:

https://collab365.community/

Highlights below include:

  • Adoption & Champions
  • Roadmap, Releases & Rollout
  • Cognitive Search & Ease of Use
  • Analytics

Read my summary of the sessions I attended on Collab365’s site. You can also view tweets from all attendees and speakers tagged #Collab365 here.

Adoption & Champions

Change

Intranets

 Growth

When is Yammer appropriate?

 Which tool/group should I pick?

Roadmap, Releases and Rollout

 Custom, modern site themes!

 Attention view!

Targeted Release!

SharePoint Migration Tool!

 Save things for later in mobile!

OneDrive “Shared With Me” Grouped by Owner!

 Customize the “new item” form with PowerApps!

Staying up-to-date

 PowerApps

 Cognitive Search & Ease of Use

OCR & Indexing

Bringing Services Together

 Reducing Barriers to Usability

Analytics

Admin Center

 PowerApps

See all tweets tagged #Collab365 here.