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Embracing the Modern SharePoint: A Designer’s Perspective (Part 1)

This is part one of what will hopefully become a multi-part series on embracing Modern SharePoint from the perspective of a designer.

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The Top 10 Lessons Learned from 10 Years in the SharePoint Community

Last week was my birthday.   It was a time of reflection  as I look back on being part of the SharePoint Community for over ten years… wow I’m old.

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The North American Collaboration Summit is Back 2019

Celebrating 10 years in the Ozarks

 

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[Video] Watch PAIT's Microsoft MVP Stephanie Donahue Discuss Office 365 Security and Compliance

Over the last year, PAIT Group's President and Microsoft MVP Stephanie Donahue has spoken at numerous industry leading conferences and events. This included SharePoint Fest DC, where she led Office 365 collaboration tool discussions on migration strategy, business productivity, deployment planning, and PowerApps. 

As an AvePoint Community Champion, Stephanie also got a chance to link up to discuss Office 365 security and compliance with fellow Microsoft MVP and AvePoint CMO, Dux Raymond, at SPFest. Check out their conversation below!

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PAIT's Stephanie Donahue Named AvePoint Community Champion

Recently, PAIT Group's President and Microsoft MVP Stephanie Donahue was named an AvePoint Community Champion. Community Champions..."are trusted advisors and respected influencers within the Microsoft technical community. They have a passion for the latest technology innovations and are always giving back to the broader community." 

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4 Essential Content Management Tips for SharePoint Online

Content Management Doesn't Have To Be A Headache!

For many organizations, there is a huge push to begin utilizing SharePoint Online as the primary content management system. If you’ve already invested in Office 365, SharePoint is a no-brainer for low-cost storage and easy remote access.

However, there’s more to migrating to SharePoint Online than a point and click migration. Time and time again we see users get frustrated as they try to navigate deep folder structures in SharePoint. We see them ask, “Why did we move to SharePoint?  How is this helping me?”

Their frustration is understandable if all they were able to do was take their current file share mess and move it to a web-based file share mess.  It’s time to rethink our file structures and security and take the opportunity to put our best foot forward when migrating into SharePoint Online.

So, how do we do that? Where do we begin? Here are 4 things to think about before you use SharePoint Online for content management.

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