Date archive for October, 2014

Beta Testers Needed: Organization Charts for Office 365

by Wendy Neal - on Oct 22nd 2014 - 1 Comment

TeamImprover, the company behind the organization chart web part that I reviewed back in July last year, have launched an online version of their organization chart tool for Office 365 and Microsoft Azure. TeamOrgChart.Com is available for trial now and the company is looking for early adopters to help refine and shape the product. To...

Fun with SharePoint Calculated Columns

by Wendy Neal - on Oct 2nd 2014 - 4 Comments

I recently had a client requirement to send out an automated company-wide birthday greeting email whenever it was someone’s birthday.  I decided to use SharePoint Designer to create a workflow that sends an email, and then run it on a timer job that runs nightly.  This timer job would pull all employees that have a birthday that...