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The Garage Series for Office 365: What’s new in the world of apps for Office?

This week hosts Jeremy Chapman and Richard diZerega explore what’s new in the new world of apps for Office. They look at the top 5 new features including amazing content apps for PowerPoint, Excel APIs for formatting, content apps for Access, mail APIs for body and attachments and compose mail apps. Watch as Richard masterfully demonstrates all of this along the way. Last week we caught up with Jeremy Thake…

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UNICEF UK Connects and Collaborates Through its Enterprise Social Network

Today’s post features Katherine Crisp, Head of Strategy and Innovation, UNICEF UK UNICEF UK Connects and Collaborates Through its Enterprise Social Network The mission of UNICEF—the world’s leading organization for children—is that children, no matter who they are or where they live, should have an opportunity to grow up safe, happy, and healthy. That’s an ambitious objective, not least because staff must overcome many obstacles themselves as they carry out relief, education,…

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Montgomery County, PA—How government can become more dynamic, responsive, and cost-effective through Office 365

“An overwhelming 75 percent of our user focus group preferred Office 365 over Google, citing its familiar interface, ease of use, lack of connection issues, and built-in security as the main reasons for their decision.” Read more from Anthony Olivieri, Chief Technology Officer, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania

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Building a Forum for Innovation with Enterprise Social Network

Today’s post features Steve Finegan, Head of Business Effectiveness and Communications, Northwards Housing Building a Better Enterprise With Yammer Northwards Housing is a not-for-profit organization that was created by tenants’ representatives and the Manchester City Council to deliver top-notch housing services in the northern part of the city. Some of the 340 people who work for Northwards oversee everything from rent collection to repair scheduling from the organization’s headquarters; others…

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Collaborative Culture and Crowdsourcing with Enterprise Social Network

Today’s post features Mordhi Al Shammari, Executive Manager, Internal Communications, Mobily Telecom Company Dials Up Big Benefits With Its Enterprise Social Network Mobily is a Saudi Arabian mobile, Internet, and data company. “Our vision is to enrich the lives of our customers by continuously innovating our communication services,” says Abdullah Al Hariri, Executive Manager, Media Relations. “That vision is at the core of everything we do—and our Yammer network supports and embodies…

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Yammer Enterprise now included in Office 365 Midsize Business and Education plans

One of our key themes at the SharePoint Conference in March was Work Like a Network. Yammer is at the heart of this new way of getting things done, and ever since the acquisition we’ve been focused on weaving social capabilities deeply into Office 365. In November we announced the addition of Yammer Enterprise to all Office 365 Enterprise plans. And today—to further support our vision—I’m pleased to announce that…

Office 15-Minute Webinars
Office 15-Minute Webinars

Webinar: Tips for searching Outlook

What’s the best way to search Outlook? Do you just type a word and press Enter? That works pretty well. But in this video we cover how to quickly narrow your search with search tools, how to narrow using search syntax, how to search for attachments, and more. Need a sneak peek? Here’s a 30-second trailer perfect for sharing in social media. What you will learn at the webinar How…

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Bending Space, Time and Distance with Office 365? Delphi-nitely

http://vimeo.com/98963804 Meet Delphi Automotive. The parts company that currently operates in 30 countries and has more than 120,000 employees. The global business that utilizes the suite of Microsoft Office 365 products to work faster, smoother and more openly. Thanks to Delphi’s “Connected Worker” program, the company has seen lower costs, better use of time and…