Improving Microsoft Adoption

Insights On Getting Users On Board Faster and More Sustainably

Alex Brown

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Learn 10 Steps to Stronger SharePoint Adoption from Microsoft MVP Eric Riz

Posted by Alex Brown on Jun 23, 2017 8:30:00 AM

Companies continue to struggle with SharePoint end-user adoption. An AIIM report found that:

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Topics: SharePoint 2010 End User Training, SharePoint Online End User Training, SharePoint 2013 End User Training, SharePoint 2016 End User Training, Webinar

The REAL Reason SharePoint Adoption Fails

Posted by Alex Brown on Jun 15, 2017 9:00:00 AM

I came across a previous post from our founder and CEO Asif Rehmani. It occurred to me that the points he makes in the post (re-published below) are as true today as they were when he wrote it. Enjoy!

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Topics: SharePoint 2010 End User Training, SharePoint 2013 End User Training, SharePoint 2016 End User Training

WEBINAR - Find Out How to Put SharePoint Learning Into Your Site Collection

Posted by Alex Brown on Jun 7, 2017 9:00:00 AM

*Multiple Times Available*

When SharePoint users understand how to complete their tasks, they are quicker to adopt the system. They can get help, training, and performance support they need to adopt SharePoint faster without relying on ineffective traditional training, unmanageable Internet searches, and other wasteful options. Site Collection Administrators can now drive learning on SharePoint without heavy investments in IT.

The VisualSP for Site Collections product provides users with training through a convenient Help tab that sits on the right of the screen. Users can move the tab up and down to improve screen viewing, and a quick click opens a menu of help and training topics for the page being viewed.

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Topics: SharePoint 2010 End User Training, SharePoint Online End User Training, SharePoint 2013 End User Training, SharePoint 2016 End User Training, Office 365 End User Training

Energy Companies: Put Training and Regulatory Updates in Context to Support Employee Compliance

Posted by Alex Brown on May 23, 2017 10:47:27 AM

Energy utility companies face regulations compelling them to develop and adopt compliance policies, and SharePoint provides the perfect toolset to support the digital implementation of those policies.

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Join Us at SharePoint Fest in Denver May 30 to June 2 – and Save 25%!

Posted by Alex Brown on May 16, 2017 12:35:05 PM

VisualSP is looking forward to another exciting and informative SharePoint Fest event in Denver, Colorado. It's sure to be helpful to SharePoint administrators, software developers, information architects, and knowledge workers of all skill levels.

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Topics: VisualSP Help System, SharePoint End User Training, SharePoint Fest Denver

Academic Institutions: Improving SharePoint User Training With Contextual Learning

Posted by Alex Brown on May 9, 2017 9:48:22 AM

Microsoft SharePoint has become a popular resource for education organizations, with good reason. The tools available in SharePoint enable users to create, collaborate, approve, and more – all within a secure environment.

The use of SharePoint in academic settings cover a wide spectrum – from a single site where staff, faculty, and administrators collaborate on documents internally to an entire campus dashboard, where faculty and students interact digitally.

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Topics: VisualSP Help System, Office 365 End User Training, Higher Education, SharePoint End User Training

Training SharePoint Users within SharePoint sites

Posted by Alex Brown on May 4, 2017 3:25:09 PM

I was going back through some blog posts that our founder and CEO Asif Rehmani had written and there are some that remain as valuable today as they did back then. Here are some of his insights as a Microsoft MVP and long-time SharePoint thought leader. I hope you enjoy it!

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Topics: SharePoint, SharePoint End User Training

Win Free Pass to SharePoint Fest 2017 in Denver From VisualSP

Posted by Alex Brown on Apr 27, 2017 5:29:44 PM

VisualSP is proud to sponsor SharePoint Fest in the Mile-High City this year. It's coming May 30-June 2 at the Colorado Convention Center, and we're excited to be exhibiting our Just-in-Time Learning® solutions to the SharePoint and Office 365 community!

PLAY TO WIN

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Topics: VisualSP Help System, SharePoint End User Training, SharePoint Fest Denver

Which SharePoint User Training Approach Works Best?

Posted by Alex Brown on Apr 21, 2017 9:53:53 AM

If your organization depends on SharePoint 2010, SharePoint 2013, SharePoint 2016, or SharePoint Online, user training is baked into your SharePoint user adoption (and retention) strategy. So. what has been your company's approach? Has it been effective at getting users to use, and actually enjoy, SharePoint?

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Topics: SharePoint 2010 End User Training, SharePoint 2013 End User Training, SharePoint 2016 End User Training

Live Webinar: SharePoint Help That REALLY Helps!

Posted by Alex Brown on Apr 13, 2017 6:57:46 PM

Does this sound familiar?

SharePoint user: “I don’t know how to share documents in the new SharePoint interface. Can you show me really quick?”

You: “I’m in the middle of an important upgrade. Check out the Help feature or check YouTube for a video you can follow.”

SharePoint user: “Well, I’ve got you on the line right now. Can’t you quickly show me?”

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Topics: end user training, SharePoint, sharepoint site collection help, in-context help

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