OnTime Group Calendar for Microsoft Exchange and Office 365

Michael Sampson - Currents

The team at OnTime announced the upcoming release of its group calendar product for Microsoft Exchange and Office 365. OnTime has worked with group calendaring for many years, with much of its historical work focused in the IBM ecosystem.

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Stopping Event Spam with Google Plus Hangouts

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

The first thing is to go to MY CALENDARS in Google Calendar. auto adds events you are invited to, to your calendar. Video – go to 09:55 for the calendar part… STEP 1: Change Auto Add to Calendar a Google Plus Event/Hangout.

Trending Sources

Calendar Federation in Exchange 2010

Michael Sampson - Currents

I believe people need better calendaring capabilities for meeting scheduling - see Pillar 4 of the 7 Pillars , plus Calendaring: Are We There Yet? Also new is the ability for users to publish their calendar in iCal format to anyone, and for them to subscribe to internet calendars. These questions and their responses below can provide clarity as you consider calendar sharing in your organization. ". and make calendaring really work!

Tungle Acquired by RIM - But is it Good or Bad News? #mobile #calendaring

Michael Sampson - Currents

Tungle, which provides an easier way to schedule meetings between people not on the same calendaring system, announced that it has been acquired by RIM : " Tungle has been acquired by Research In Motion (RIM). It was one of two services - the other being TimeBridge - that were actively competing for solving the cross-organizational calendaring challenge. One of the strengths of the Tungle service was its multi-calendar, multi-platform, multi-device philosophy.

Confluence - Team Calendars 1.8

Michael Sampson - Currents

of Team Calendars , with the new ability to integrate Confluence team calendars with Google Calendar and Microsoft Outlook. This release allows you to consolidate your Team Calendars and your personal calendar. With an already strapped personal calendar loaded with the day’s responsibilities, the idea of tracking the schedule of your coworkers is as farfetched as an airborne pig. Atlassian released version 1.8

BlackBerry Client for Microsoft SharePoint — Update on Calendar Integration

Michael Sampson - Currents

The calendar integration to the BlackBerry calendar was of particular interest to me, as I haven't seen this done before. It's a good first step, but more is needed on the calendar integration. Last week I pointed to RIM's announcement on its BlackBerry Client for SharePoint.

Offline Access for Gmail, Calendar, and Docs

Michael Sampson - Currents

Google announced the release of new offline capabilities for Gmail, Google Calendar, and Google Docs : " Gmail offline will be available today, and offline for Google Calendar and Google Docs will be rolling out over the next week, starting today.

Messaging News (June 2009): Calendaring: Are We There Yet?

Michael Sampson - Currents

The June 2009 edition of Messaging News Magazine is out, and my article is entitled Calendaring: Are We There Yet? It's an update on the calendaring cover story I wrote two years ago: " Two years ago Messaging News ran a cover story on calendaring, asking “Why isn’t it just like email?” But to use your electronic calendar in conjunction with other people, well that’s a totally different scenario.

Social Media Strategy Course – Valentine’s Day Competition

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Shares SOCIAL MEDIA COURSE: How to do a social media strategy online course with homework and writing content calendars, setting goals, target audience and key influencers. Bonus points for adding the Valentines stuff to your Engagement Calendar.

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Next Net-Map Training: November 1-2

Net-Map Toolbox

We have to finalize some of the details, but the date is set, so mark it in your calendar: Our next two day Net-Map training workshop will be in Washington, DC, on Friday the 1st and Saturday the 2nd of November.

Social Media Online Courses and Training

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Includes an advanced spreadsheet conversation calendar lecture. Shares My online courses are on Udemy – please scroll down to “teaching” – to join the 3000+ social media students undertaking my courses! How to Automate, Autoschedule and AutoFollow on Social Media : .

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How to Write a Social Media Strategy in 9 Steps

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

They think a content calendar for Facebook is a strategy. How can be examples (but not the actual content calendar for example). The Content Calendar and Conversation Diary comes from identifying key campaigns and activities.

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Introducing Tungle Accelerate

Michael Sampson - Currents

Until last week, the Tungle service consisted of an Outlook-plug for calendar sharing; Tungle Accelerate is a major enhancement. Their calendar becomes Tungle aware, through the installation of a plug-in. What's your current experience with calendaring?

The Group Work Site in SharePoint 2010 - "strange, inconsistent, weird, and unusable"

Michael Sampson - Currents

It includes Group Calendar, Circulation, Phone-Call Memo, the Document Library, and the other basic lists. ". the Group Calendar allows you to see where other people are going to be over the next few days. - Calendared events from the calendar in the Group Work Site?

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Accessing LinkedIn Profile Data in Office 365

Michael Sampson - Currents

At Ignite in late September, Microsoft announced an integration between LinkedIn profile data and Office 365 : After you connect your LinkedIn account to your Microsoft account, you’ll seamlessly discover more insights within the Profile Card in your Inbox, your calendar and contacts lists.

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Shouldn't Unanswered E-mail, To Dos, and Calendar Entries Be a Single 'Application'?

How to Save the World

BLOG Shouldn't Unanswered E-mail, To Dos, and Calendar Entries Be a Single 'Application'? My work Lotus Notes Calendar, which consists of both (a) scheduled work and (b) personal appointments (I gave up keeping two separate calendars, even though people at work now know when I'm playing poker and where I go on vacation), and occasionally (c) times I've "blocked out" for certain urgent or time-consuming "to dos".

Bravo! RIM - BlackBerry Client for Microsoft SharePoint

Michael Sampson - Currents

The complete solution features: - Client app integration with core BlackBerry features and functions such as email, calendar, browser, and Universal Search providing an intuitive user experience. to RIM for one particular bugbear of mine - the lack of integration between a SharePoint calendar and the calendar on a mobile device.

Mercury Grove's Web Collaboration Service

Michael Sampson - Currents

Features include an aggregated dashboard, workspaces, lists, calendars, and contacts. Mercury Grove released WebCollaboration , an online collaboration team space. It also includes Activity Stream capabilities. Collaboration Software

Notes on “Using SharePoint as the Canvas for Student Creativity and Inspired Solutions” (Lou Zulli)

Michael Sampson - Currents

Have been moving to Office 365. - … the teachers live in SharePoint – with assignment calendars, email dropboxes, textbooks are digitized and online, videos … all of this is perfect for what SharePoint is designed for. The whole design principle is to make the student successful. - … using SharePoint Online, have set up a mini calendar to pull data from a teacher’s Exchange calendar of Lync meetings.

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Partner Add-ins for Outlook #office365 #outlook

Michael Sampson - Currents

The partner add-ins enable people to: – Uber – set up an Uber ride reminder for any calendar event, which automagically links with the Uber app for a one swipe confirmation at the right time. – Boomerang – for managing when emails are sent, setting reminders, and sharing calendar availability within an email.

Wiggio - Makes it easy to work in groups.

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Back to Sign up | Next Create a Group | Group Home page | Calendar | Folder | Meeting | Poll | Message | Links • Your groups Home page is a central dashboard of all activity within the group. • Sync Wiggio calendar to your Google, Yahoo!, Outlook or iCal calendars.

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When a Client Only Wants Part of Office 365

Michael Sampson - Currents

– gets email and calendar services from Google. Long term, when the desire to simplify the various moving pieces becomes more important, the LDAP directory could be swapped out for Azure AD, and email and calendar services moved from Google to Office 365. Not all clients want to buy into the complete service offering that is Office 365.

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Tungle for Meeting Scheduling: The Approach for Three or More People

Michael Sampson - Currents

Tags: Enterprise Collaboration Meeting Scheduling calendaring tungle

Bring Back the Corporate Knowledge Managers - as Collaboration Connectors

Michael Sampson - Currents

One of the early research findings about online/shared calendaring from the early-to-mid 1990s was this same idea of "it costs the individual but benefits the organization (specifically the manager)." This was noted as one reason why shared calendaring didn't take off quickly - the unevenness of the cost/benefit. Writing for the Harvard Business Review blog network, Tammy Erickson talks about the role of organizational hubs to encourage and enhance collaboration.

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Take a Day Per Month to Think Long Term

Michael Sampson - Currents

Do you have this practice in your calendar for 2014? Roman Stanek, CEO of GoodData, recommends that CEOs should take one day a month to think about the long term : ‘I believe (and I don’t do enough of it) that a CEO should spend at least a day, if not two days, a month outside of the office on a bike or something,’ Stanek, who is also the founder of the data analytics company, told Business Insider. ‘The day has too much focus on the technical stuff.’

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Microsoft SharePoint Conference 2014 – Some Highlights

Michael Sampson - Currents

In other words, while Microsoft continues to deliver best-of-breed offerings in these respective market spaces (collaboration, mail and calendaring, real time, social, and office productivity apps), the Office Graph looks across the collection and presents a unified and coherent picture of what’s happening in relation to specific projects, initiatives, etc. In Office 365, it will work across people, profiles, conversations, emails, calendars, and files.

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The Value of Writing Things Down

Portals and KM

However, I used to keep paper calendar and saved them every year. Now my calendar is electronic and I do not tend to go back in time any more. In same ways paper was better since I always had the calendar with me. Of course, I should just use the calendar on my iPhone since it is usually with me. Here is an interesting bit of research.

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Tips for Facilitating a Week in Change11 MOOC

Nancy White

What is important is to decide on your live events and get them on the calendar. One of the biggest complaints so far is these things are very last minute and people can’t get them on their calendars.

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iGoogle Finished – what’s your favourite RSS Dashboard social media monitoring?

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

All of your personal data stored in other Google products will continue to be available via those products, including Gmail , Google Calendar , Google Finance , Google Docs (now Google Drive), Google Bookmarks , and Google Tasks.

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Notes on “Making Sure That The SharePoint Solutions Your Team Has Created Don’t Go to Waste” (Lou Zulli, Jr)

Michael Sampson - Currents

For example #2, showing a whole month’s work of calendar entries is too many. Lou from the United States ( Lakewood High School ) is presenting on making sure your SharePoint solutions don’t go to waste. The aim is to improve user adoption of SharePoint solutions. I missed the beginning of the session – which was about creating a shared vision. The points I heard: 1. Design for the end user first.

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The Inside Scoop on the International Association of Business Communicators Conference

Partnering Resources

Calendars never lie, says Rebecca. In June, I traveled to Washington, DC for my first International Association of Business Communicators (IABC) conference.

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Getting into 2015

Michael Sampson - Currents

2015 is well underway, with various projects, conferences, and trips starting to take shape in my calendar. I am looking forward to working hard (and smart) in 2015, and I wish you every success as you start to plan your activities and contributions for the year ahead. I have been back in the office since last Monday (after three weeks vacation with my family), and have been working through a long list of ideas collected over the past couple of months.

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Your online social workspace | Your collaboration software | FMYI

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Create pages to manage projects, track contacts, post files, have a shared calendar, and more. Shared calendar & resources. FMYI | For My Innovation. Pricing. Why FMYI? Company. Username. Password. Or Sign up. Forgot your username or your password? love thy. inbox.

Sins and livers

Endless Knots

Scene: Book club Situation: Choosing next book Suggestion quickly accepted by the group, and which ended up on my calendar as: DH. Further to "gotta help my son with his homicide," I could have used some of that autocorrect tonight. Books Fiction Book Club

Four Types of Status Updates for Improving Social Media Engagement on Facebook and Twitter

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Your conversation calendar is probably full of statistics, and images and videos that you want to distribute via social channels. Just because you’ve got a Facebook Page and Twitter Account doesn’t mean anyone is interested in what you have to say.

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Notes on “Experience from the Field: How to Use a Team Site Effectively for Collaboration” (Benjamin Niaulin)

Michael Sampson - Currents

choosing a single line of text and putting a date in there doesn’t allow you to generate a calendar view, etc. After a great lunch at the New Zealand SharePoint Conference , Benjamin is talking about using a team site effectively for collaboration. Benjamin works at ShareGate.

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Traction Team Page 5.1 Integrates Project Management Capabilities

Portals and KM

Release they are adding action tracking, calendaring, milestones, and projects using the term “observable work.”. There is also enhanced calendaring with automatic updates based on changes in tasks and milestones. I have been covering Traction TeamPage for several years (for ex.

Wiggio - an Online Team Collaboration Service

Michael Sampson - Currents

Manage events with a shared calendar. I had a great talk with Dan earlier today, and he pointed me in the direction of Wiggio , a team collaboration service his students put him onto. It offers a plethora of tools: " - Create a private list-serv and web address for your group.

Tait Radio Communications on Mobile Devices - "Bring Any Device You Want"

Michael Sampson - Currents

In addition to email and calendar functions the IT department will enable staff to access the company intranet. Tait uses Google Apps for mail and calendaring, so they have Google's strength on their side (as well as an ecosystem of other vendors that help make mobile devices work with Google Apps).

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3 Day Social Media Intensive – Hands on! Sydney 2014

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

the importance of a calendar for working with staff, creating social objects for conversations, FBO (Facebook Optimisation) and SMO (Social Media Optimisation). Shares Hiya, I’m running my last 3 Day social media intensive for this year, in December. A very practical course with small group (about 10 people) – bring your laptop to set up tools for improving Facebook, Twitter, blogs, social media press releases, measurement, strategy, campaigns and so on.

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