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What is VisualSP and How Does It Drive SharePoint User Adoption?

Posted by Asif Rehmani on Aug 5, 2019

 

After my public speaking sessions at different events and from the articles that I have published, people ask me: “what am I working on at the moment?”. I tell them that I’m working with our VisualSP team to provide the best training and help items for VisualSP - our flagship SaaS product. Then they usually ask, “what is VisualSP?”. I always give a brief explanation but let me elaborate here.

The short paragraphs below explain what VisualSP is, how it works, and why it is a digital adoption tool that has become essential to modern digital workplaces.

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Topics: VisualSP, VisualSP Help System, SharePoint Help, in-context help, Training, SharePoint Training, Office 365 Training, SharePoint ROI, Compliance, Onboarding, Digital Adoption, Digital Transformation, migration, Change Management

SharePoint and Office 365 Adoption: Why Helping Works Better than Training

Posted by Asif Rehmani on Jun 6, 2018

In this instance, "training" means "transferring knowledge to an end-user"; and, “helping" means "guiding an end-user through steps while completing a task".

Helping works better than training because mastery is attained at work, not in classrooms. In other words, learning on the job is the superior way.

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

Comparing Training Strategies for SharePoint and Office 365 Adoption

Posted by Asif Rehmani on May 22, 2018

Training is necessary in SharePoint and Office 365 adoption efforts. The impact of many other components such as governance, workflows, and support depends on the outcomes of a training strategy. But, not all training approaches are equally effective.

Holding classes, conducting webinars, broadcasting tips, and using contextual help systems are the most widely discussed training strategies.

An ideal training strategy is that which enables the organic growth of the platforms’ usage. It's a way of training that actually drives user adoption. To work well, it needs to have 4 applicable attributes.

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Topics: end user training, SharePoint User Adoption, Training, SharePoint Training, Office 365 Training, SharePoint ROI

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