Yesterday’s training was fascinating. I met some interesting people who are already very immersed in User Experience. Learning about all the different ways you can apply User Experience principles to processes and projects seems very daunting. Some interesting things I learned are listed below.
At the end of the month I’m heading to the Nielsen Norman Group’s Usability Week in New York City! I’m fortunate to attend this instead of my yearly conferences I’ve attended in the past.
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Had a blast today at the University of Louisville for SharePoint Saturday Louisville! Thanks to everyone who came and supported the community through their attendance, sponsorship, or sharing a session!
I presented a session called The SharePoint Code Bank: An Easy to Implement Community Resource!
So learning more about Office365 as I figure out certain things. My church hosts it’s website on WordPress and had to figure out how to get emails to send from an Office365 hosted email address. We worked with our awesome web developer and he was stumped. Did what he could and contacted our form plugin software maker and tried to see if they had anything on it. We struggled for a while and figured out it was Office365 blocking them to prevent spam.
The time has come! We’ve settled into our new home until Friday. I have a lot to be excited about at the SharePoint Conference 2014.
So the new year has been upon us for a full month now and it’s already busy! I just celebrated my 5th year with my current company and I thought it would be good to do a little review of my last year with SharePoint. Last year was full of successes, the major one being getting better at what I do best, building SharePoint solutions for my organization.
Well, I’ve been super busy with work and life for the last couple of months. I haven’t had much time to write any how-to’s lately, but I promise I have a list of them I’d love to write. Just need to find some time.
So if I had to sum up the conference into my top 3 moments, they would definitely be:
1. Meeting Marc Anderson and learning more about SPServices from its creator.
2. Hearing about and seeing SharePoint 2013.
3. Exploring some pretty awesome 3rd party products.
Ok, so I got to attend SPTechCon last year (SharePoint Technical Conference) in San Francisco. I learned LOADS and convinced my boss to let me go again this year. And now that I’ve actually traveled to a conference, I’m excited about some of the things I plan to do this year. There are a TON of sessions lead by some awesome SharePoint Pros (and even Microsoft MVPs).
So I thought I’d post a little bit about my game plan.