Good general overview of new features in Teams

Good general overview of Teams with a supporting article Video demos a range of new features including connectors, follow, accessibility and using Team email address security and compliance A very, very effective use of 8 and half minutes

Office 365 Bookings App – Lesson Two

Give me twelve minutes and we will explore Office 365 Bookings from the client perspective. See the emails the process generates.

Bookings App in Office 365 – Lesson One

Give me 18 minutes and we will explore setting up online bookings using the new Bookings App in Office 365 Continue Reading

LiveCycle Designer Links

Some quick links for those starting to work  with calculations in LiveCycle Designer forms. Looking at conducting an online seminar on calculation basics in October 2016. More soon… This is the FormCalc reference. As a guide: if you are comfortable Continue Reading

Be present when listening

My pick from my Sunday breakfast watching TED Talks is Celeste Headlee: 10 ways to have a better conversation. My takeaway is: “Be present when listening” I am aware that when listening to trainees tell me about their requirements at the start of Continue Reading

Let my dataset change your mindset

While I am on my data analysis kick, I have been watching data related TED talks. This talk by Hans Rosling very effectively explores using data collected over time to understand change and to correct outdated perceptions. The tool Hans Continue Reading

Ben Wellington: How we found the worst place to park in New York City — using big data

This is an excellent Ted talk about open data, gives practical examples and raises the need for consistent standards for data provided by Government. There is a follow on discussion needed here about government making data public and in a Continue Reading

Add data to you Power Pivot using Power Query in 25 minutes

Give me 25 minutes and I will show you how to add data to an existing Power Pivot using Power Query. Add data from Excel and CSV files Continue Reading

Give me 28 minutes to introduce you to Power Pivot

Make your first step into Business Intelligence tools by using data in Excel worksheets and Power Pivot Learn how to: – add to data model – create relationships – add calculated columns – create a pivot table – see one Continue Reading

Sharing Information vs Knowledge is Power

Watching the Ted Talk: “Stanley McChrystal: The military case for sharing knowledge” started me thinking about the issues he discusses for the perspective of SharePoint trainer, a trainer and an ex public servant. A major of theme of this talk is Continue Reading

Matthew Carter: My life in typefaces

If I had the time I’d be a font geek. One of the Create Cloud features I enjoy most is the access to fonts. Well, maybe I am a font geek after all. I enjoyed this talk by the man Continue Reading

Train-A-Scope YouTube Channel Theme for 2014

Welcome I am Steven Knight and my business is computer training. I train in SharePoint, Acrobat, Captivate and Office for leading training providers around Australia This year I am following a theme for most of my YouTube channel content. That Continue Reading

As work gets more complex, 6 rules to simplify

Having spent much of my working life working in or for large organisations, and having seen informal processes develop to get around blockages and conflict and the curse of the “silo”, I post this TED talk. I think the theory Continue Reading