Date archive for October, 2011

An Aspiring Food Critic’s Review of #SPC11: The Bacon Was Awesome!

by Wendy Neal - on Oct 18th 2011 - 1 Comment

I always wanted to be a food critic.  OK maybe not really, but I do love food, so I thought I’d give a unique perspective to the SharePoint Conference 2011 with my take on the food that was served, specifically on the food that was in the specialty diets section. Interestingly enough, my tweet that garnered the most attention while...

#SPC11 Session: Hallmark Retail Connect – Connecting Hallmark Gold Crown Stores

by Wendy Neal - on Oct 17th 2011 - 3 Comments

This is a session that I wasn’t able to attend live at the conference, and I’m just now finally finding the time to catch the recorded presentation.  This session is very interesting to me because my company recently launched a dealer Extranet in SharePoint 2010 that appears by the description of this session to be very similar...

#SPC11 Session: The 7 Habits of Highly Effective SharePoint Developers

by Wendy Neal - on Oct 4th 2011 - 2 Comments

Session #SPC208 – Tuesday, October 3 @9:00 am – presented by John Rymer, Forrester Vice President and Principal Analyst Introduction Custom application development is crucial to ensure you get SharePoint’s full value.  SharePoint is a strategic investment, and if you are to realize full payback and get the most value,...

#SPC11 Session: Oranges, Rocket Ships and Six Pack Abs – What Your SharePoint Corporate Portal is Lacking

by Wendy Neal - on Oct 4th 2011 - 1 Comment

It ended up being a game time decision for my first session at #SPC11.  I literally made the decision as to which session I would attend as I was walking back to the  Convention Center after taking a break after the Keynote.  The other contender was Creating Beautiful and Engaging Web Sites with SharePoint 2010 presented by Randy Drisgill...