I am wondering when talking to management in Tieto Future Office ® projects, that it is still unclear that Future Office is not an out-of-the-box product. Future Office is more: an organizational and personal change is absolutely necessary and coming with it.
Powerusers of Sharepoint 2010 may already know about the restrictions and unconventional behaviour of the WYSWIG especially in wiki pages – but also in the rich text inputboxes and in editing web part pages. Relaying to web standards not only solves issues with formatting. It provides more benefits than visible on the first view.
I just came back from another customer meeting, where I discussed again how to make SAP information accessible for their end users. It is interesting to see that nearly every customer has a strong need to combine information and make it accessible easily.
Attending a conference in Berlin I was part of a discussion that quite frequently comes up in the context of a social media inspired workplace: ‘How much e-mail volume will we be able to avoid if we succeed in re-channeling some messages to other (social) channels?’ One participant however, raised the even more relevant question: ‘How can we ensure that people don’t get lost in figuring out on which way the expected or desired piece [...]
Today I had the opportunity to give a short presentation on the social and commercial media inspired digital workplace in the context of the German M-Days conference in Frankfurt. My key subjects were the following: Use ‘time to burn‘ to start tasks, collect thoughts or get rid of administrative tasks though mobile services. Make use of the variety of functionalities modern mobile devices offer by putting a metaphor around them and make users aware of [...]