Emily Houssier

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Microsoft Teams Governance: 6 Secrets for Success

November 17th, 2022

So your company has decided to implement Microsoft Teams, and now is the crucial time during which you need to outline what role this tool will play in your organization. One of the most important conversations you should have during the implementation process is about Microsoft Teams governance. Th...

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Microsoft Teams Survey Report- What you need to know

October 4th, 2022

As organizations continue to expand their use of Microsoft Teams, challenges around lifecycle management, administration, reporting, and governance will evolve. ...

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How Health & Pharma Companies Can Master Microsoft Teams

September 1st, 2022

Unlocking provider efficiency to improve care coordination and patient outcomes with Microsoft Teams.  The health and pharmaceutical industries are dynamic, demanding, and ever-changing. With new and complex patient and provider expectations, health and pharma companies are looking for digital tools...

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Governance Rules Every Organization Should Implement on Microsoft Teams

August 12th, 2022

Governance in Microsoft Teams involves making sure that your team members can only do what they’re supposed to do. When you set up governance, you’ll specify things like who can join your team, whether guests can join the team, and how teams should be classified. You should also be sure ...

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Why Securing and Governing Microsoft Teams Is Critical and How to Do It

June 17th, 2022

Microsoft Teams is a tool that facilitates collaboration among end users, providing chat, voice, document collaboration capabilities, and other management controls such as a security group for securing permissions and access. Combining these multiple tools into a single entry point is fantastic, but...

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[On-Demand Webinar] Teams Health Check: Understand how to Keep Your Microsoft Teams Under Control

May 12th, 2022

Since Microsoft Teams launched it has been adopted by millions. This has led to organizations facing a sprawl of evolving Teams with long-term impacts for both IT and employees. Some become inactive or expired which creates a haze of Teams in which end-users will be lost – some include externa...

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Microsoft Teams Health Check Powered by Powell Teams Admin Dashboard

April 19th, 2022

Administering a Microsoft Teams has become an important matter for most organizations. With the growing adoption of Teams, IT departments are facing day-to-day issues. This is why it is essential for organizations to set up good practices for Microsoft teams. After all, it’s the only way to im...

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[On-Demand Webinar] Drowning in Teams? The Lifecycle Management Dashboard helps you reduce by 80% your Admin tasks

March 3rd, 2022

IT professionals have been asking us about how to manage governance in Microsoft Teams. Here are the details on what’s coming and when you can expect it to arrive, including the tools and capabilities that you need to take advantage of this functionality. ...

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Best in Biz Awards 2021

December 1st, 2021

Powell Software has been named a Bronze winner in the Enterprise Product of the Year – HR Software category in Best in Biz Awards 2021. ...

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Discover the Virtual Coffee Machine for Remote Workers 

January 18th, 2021

As employees continue to work from home for the foreseeable future, Powell Software has been working on ways to bring the best of office life online.    ...

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Improving Sales Processes with RFP Templates in Microsoft Teams

December 16th, 2020

Requests for Proposals (RFP) are a common sales process involving intense collaboration between sales, technical, and legal teams to identify the right opportunities and win business. It is business-critical as it allows organizations to quickly assess vendor alignment with customer requirements and...

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5 Essential Microsoft Teams Apps and Integrations

October 20th, 2020

Microsoft Teams is a collaboration platform offering instant chat, video calls, and information sharing capabilities. However, many don’t realize its full potential, sticking to messaging, and not truly embracing its features. To get the most from the platform, Microsoft Teams apps can be integrated...

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17 Microsoft Teams Tips and Tricks You Didn’t Know You Needed

August 18th, 2020

So you’ve learned the ropes of Microsoft Teams and overcome the hurdles of staying in touch with your coworkers from afar. But are you really making the most out of your Teams experience? This single app is in fact a workplace productivity hub that can help you achieve everyday tasks in less time. W...

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There’s More to Microsoft 365 Than Just Microsoft Teams!

June 30th, 2020

In April 2020, Microsoft announced that the number of daily Microsoft Teams users had more than doubled to 75 million in less than two months. While this rapid increase was brought on by COVID-19, it wasn’t a new trend; Teams users had been on the rise long before the pandemic, with numbers growing ...

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It’s Time to Switch from Skype to Teams -Here’s How to Do It

June 16th, 2020

It’s official: Skype for Business is dead. In multiple 2020 announcements, Microsoft disclosed that it had initiated an end of life program for Skype’s enterprise-oriented software. The platform will be effectively retired as of July 31, 2021, and all remaining business customers should migrate from...

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Microsoft Teams Governance Strategies: Choosing the right approach 

April 23rd, 2020

It’s no secret that Microsoft Teams is the fastest-growing product, in terms of adoption, that Microsoft has ever released, and for good reason. The fact that you can combine effective communication and collaboration into a single user interface makes Microsoft Teams extremely attractive to large an...

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How to Drive Microsoft Teams Adoption While Working Remotely

April 21st, 2020

Working remotely is only possible with the intervention of technologies like video conferencing, live chats, and virtual collaboration tools such as Microsoft Teams. Traditionally, companies have had the opportunity to train employees on these tools in the office before transitioning to working from...

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How to Organize Microsoft Teams: Tips and Best Practices

March 11th, 2020

Although it’s a fantastic collaborative tool, maintaining Microsoft Teams organization is a challenge for many businesses. As employees are added to more and more teams over time, and those teams share high volumes of information, locating items becomes a challenge. Information gets lost in a tangle...

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