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Mergers & Acquisitions

Mergers and Acquisitions: Common Challenges and Solutions

Going through a merger or acquisition isn't always smooth. Much can go wrong. To help you succeed, we cover common M&A challenges and how to overcome them.
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Productivity & Collaboration

Microsoft 365 Migration Success Depends on These 5 Steps

To help your Microsoft 365 migration from on-premises SharePoint truly succeed, here are the 5 critical things to consider before you do the technical planning.
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Productivity & Collaboration

How Business Leaders Can Overcome Resistance to Change

Here's how leaders can understand their change cycle, find their organization’s sweet spot for change, and how to move employees them from fear to excitement.
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How to Get the Most Out of Your M365 Licenses

If you have an M365 license, you should evaluate any tool you use to see if you can replace it with features and tools you already have with Microsoft 365.
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Productivity & Collaboration

Two Ways to Help Delivery Teams Understand Work Item Complexity

Following these proven exercises, the unknowns of project requirements, technologies, and dependencies are removed as impediments to understanding the concept.
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Productivity & Collaboration

3 Tips for Writing Effective Product Backlog Items

Here are three core components to product backlog items with details and proven tips that have served the author well across projects, clients, and industries.
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Productivity & Collaboration

Manager Playbook for Getting Started with DevOps

Implementing DevOps is a significant organizational change that can impact the work people do, existing business processes, leadership approaches, and culture.
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Productivity & Collaboration

How Does Project Oakdale Impact SharePoint and M365 Solutions?

Been using SharePoint lists as a data storage repository for Power Apps? Then Project Oakdale will change how you develop business processes and applications.
Productivity & Collaboration

What’s Happening with SharePoint Workflows?

Microsoft will start removing the ability to create (and even run) 2010 workflows. This is a true End-of-Life scenario which we haven't seen in M365 until now.
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Productivity & Collaboration

How to (and not to) Manage Group Permissions in SharePoint Online

Of the many ways to manage SharePoint permissions, we analyze and rank three common scenarios utilizing SharePoint, Azure AD Security, and Dynamic Azure AD.