user adoption

‘User Adoption’ Three lessons to unlocking business value success (1)

‘User Adoption’ Three lessons to unlocking business value success! Part 1. When beginning any new project there are many things to consider when focusing on user adoption. Whilst the technical aspects of the project are important, ultimately your success depends on your workforce. Your workforce not only adopting but embracing new technology to streamline your business process. To increase their…

How to be a Good Community Manager

How to be a good community manager When it comes to being a good manager at anything, we all know there are certain qualities that make a difference between being a great manager and not so great manager. A good manager can unite a team and drive great employee engagement and adoption of new processes…

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Proof of Concept – Achieve real business value

Achieve real value with a Proof of Concept When considering an upgrade in technology, many organisations start the process by planning for the big bang launch. Consequently rolling out many applications into many departments within an organisation all at once. Taking the ‘big is better’ approach without really giving some thought to how those new technology…

Understanding your workforce for roll-out success

Understanding your workforce for roll-out success   Technology is often implemented in a company with little or no training. Little consideration or real understanding is given to how people currently work. Simply rolling out Office 365 out of the box and providing the latest and greatest software to its users, isn’t going to guarantee an…

What makes a good Executive Sponsor?

What makes a good Executive Sponsor?   A good Executive Sponsor needs to be involved in a project at every stage, from idea to benefits realisation and beyond. Here is what makes a good executive sponsor.   In the 9th Edition of Prosci’s Best Practices in Change Management 2016, the greatest contributor to a successful change management initiative…

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Top 10 Reasons to use Yammer – Part 2

Yammer Top 10 – what you need to know Following on this week is Part Two of our Top 10 Reasons to use Yammer.  The Yammer platform is an integral part of adoption and change management and developing a flexible work environment.   Here is our Top 10 reasons to use yammer and all you need to…

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Top 10 reasons to use Yammer – part 1

Yammer Top 10 – what you need to know Yammer has become such a strong player in the Microsoft collaboration space and an integral part of adoption and change management. It has opened new ways for communication to take place and work practices to improve and become more streamlined. Here is our Yammer Top 10…

Customers, Communities and Yammer – how it works

Community and Leadership  When Oscar Trimboli leadership coach, wanted to understand the best way to establish a digital space to bring his customers together… leveraging the tools he had available to him through his Office 365 subscription – he turned to Adopt & Embrace.   Together we explored the vision and purpose of his community of practice. …