Category: SharePoint

Business Intelligence enables you to engage in richer conversations with your leadership about your business’ performance. Facilitating these conversations is key to your success.

I’m so excited to see Optical Character Recognition (OCR) working natively now in Office 365! I got my start in government where we scanned a lot of documents. There was a lot of data locked away in those images but no easy way to mine it. OCR was explored as a possible solution, but it […]

If you are creating Power BI content that you are embedding into a SharePoint Modern page, you know that the default Power BI theme colors don’t match SharePoint’s colors. Not to worry, we’ve got you covered.  Attached to this post and also cross-posted to the https://Community.PowerBI.com Theme Gallery is the Tumble Road SharePoint Modern theme. […]

This Office 365  work management presentation on  tool alternatives was given at SharePoint Saturday in Denver. Topics covered include Office 365 Groups, Project Pro and SharePoint Task List integration as well as Project Online. If you require help with your Work Management needs, we have consultants available to assist. Please contact us at info@tumbleroad.com.

When asked, “What do you want to be when you grow up?” you may have replied, “Firefighter.” If you did, I’m sure you meant one of the awesome individuals who provide medical services, rescues and ride the fire trucks. While, most of us never realized that dream, there are days at the office where you […]

Don’t you hate it when you can’t read the field descriptions on your SharePoint list columns? It’s helpful to explain the values to your users but it’s usually hard to read. Try this Thursday’s Tech Tip to make your descriptions more readable.   Video Notes This technique does not work with Project Server Project Detail […]

Heroes. Society loves them, honors them and exults them. Corporate offices are filled with a new breed of hero, the Cubicle Hero. These are the people who go beyond the norm and figure it out. They burn the midnight oil and they get it done. They overcome the chaos and reach the goal. All hail […]

Managing multiple Project Server instances over the years has taught me that Project Management tools amplify your project process and project communications effectiveness. If your process and communication effectiveness is good, a tool will make this situation better. If there’s a communications issue or process breakdown, a tool will create “chaos at light speed”, amplifying […]

A recent question on note-taking tools in the Project Managers LinkedIn group sparked quite a response.  The discussion got me thinking.  Do we ever treat note-taking as a corporate capability and are there business advantages to doing so? Collaboration is one of those overhead tasks that is not tracked, though everyone is expected to do […]