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How to create user-friendly, engaging SharePoint sites (no coding needed!) #Collab365

by Wendy Neal - on 12 months ago - 3 Comments
How to create user-friendly, engaging SharePoint sites (no coding needed!) #Collab365

Thanks to everyone who attended my session at the Collab365 Summit global online conference on Thursday, May 12. There were lots of great questions and discussion in the chat room. It was a very interactive audience. The Summit was a three-day conference that spanned IT Pro, Developer, and Business User topics. There were some great...

How to Improve Usability and Drive Productivity in SharePoint/Office 365

by Wendy Neal - on Mar 17th 2016 - No Comments
How to Improve Usability and Drive Productivity in SharePoint/Office 365

Join me for a FREE webinar with CardioLog Analytics on Thursday, March 24 at 1:00 pm eastern. During the webinar we will discuss one of my favorite topics – improving SharePoint usability – and how doing that affects user adoption as well as overall productivity. The full abstract for the webinar is below: How to Improve...

Thanks for making my usability session at Collab365 the top session!

by Wendy Neal - on Nov 9th 2015 - No Comments
Top session at Collab365

The stats have come in for the Collab365 Global Conference and I’m honored and thrilled to learn that my session, Enhance the Usability of Your SharePoint Site with JSLink, was the top session at Collab365 right after Jeremy Thake’s keynote! It just goes to show that usability continues to be a very hot topic, and it also...

Enhance the Usability of Your SharePoint Site with JSLink #Collab365 #C365114

by Wendy Neal - on Oct 7th 2015 - 26 Comments

Thanks to those who attended my session today at the Collab365 Global Conference. As stated in the session, normally when you think about enhancing the usability of your SharePoint site, JSLink isn’t the first thing that comes to mind. The idea for the session came about as I was putting together my GTD Dashboard site template that...

Join me at the Collab365 Online Global Conference #collab365

by Wendy Neal - on Sep 22nd 2015 - No Comments

Next month I’ll be presenting a session at the Collab365 Online Global Conference event! Collab365 is your gate​​way to ​​​24 hours of SharePoint, Office365, Azure learning and more! And the best part is, due to the generosity of the event sponsors, it’s totally free for attendees! I’ll be presenting in the...

Slides and video from webinar Driving SharePoint End-User Adoption

by Wendy Neal - on Apr 9th 2015 - No Comments
Driving SharePoint End-User Adoption

On March 26, Andreas Grabner of Dynatrace and I co-presented a live webinar titled “Driving SharePoint End-User Adoption: Usability and Performance.” If you weren’t able to attend the webinar, or if you just want to see it again, the slides and video recording are below. Here are the slides: Driving SharePoint End-User...

Upcoming Webinar: Driving SharePoint End-User Adoption

by Wendy Neal - on Mar 18th 2015 - 2 Comments
Webinar: Driving SharePoint End-User Adoption

Next week, Andreas Grabner of Dynatrace and I will be co-presenting a webinar on SharePoint performance, usability, and user adoption. Please join us on Thursday, March 26 at 1:00 pm ET/10:00 am PT.  You will need to register for this event. For more details, the complete abstract is below: Please join us as we speak to two SharePoint...

Product Review: Dynatrace – Application Performance and User Experience Management

by Wendy Neal - on Mar 6th 2015 - 2 Comments
Dynatrace – Application Performance and User Experience Management

Many organizations use SharePoint as a tool for managing documents, collaboration, or even an all-out Intranet.  As SharePoint becomes more mature in an organization, it’s beginning to become more of a business critical application.  Companies are placing more and more content, business processes, and functionality into it, perhaps...

How to Create a User-Friendly Issue Tracking List in SharePoint 2013

by Wendy Neal - on Mar 2nd 2015 - 2 Comments
How to Create a User-Friendly Issue Tracking List in SharePoint 2013

As a proud memeber of the European SharePoint Community, I recently recorded a video for their How To with SharePoint 2013 video series. The video I created is called How to Create a User-Friendly Issue Tracking List in SharePoint 2013. Synopsis: SharePoint lists and libraries out-of-the-box are very powerful, and with each new version...

The Real Cost of Usability

by Wendy Neal - on Feb 25th 2015 - No Comments
The Real Cost of Usability

The other day I read an article on CMSWire.com that really resonated with me. The article stated that one of the reasons that the current perceptions of IT performance by executives is so low is because IT doesn’t understand the value of usability. As a usability buff, I heard myself shouting out loud, YES! The article also states...