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A Wee Dram #8 Innovate Everywhere

Steve brings together his series of Wee Drams about preparing for Improvement with the final episode called Innovate everywhere, even if the scale is a long way from a...

A Wee Dram #7: Catalyst IDEA framework I=Inspire

Microsoft IDEA structure for Digital transformation is supported by a website and playbook. Marijn starts with ‘I ‘ from I.D.E.A., the Microsoft Catalyst IDEA framework.

EP99: The episode that failed to Excel

Information v. Calculation is the starting statement that Steve and Marijn start this podcast with. The day started working on an idea to look at adopting users to M3...

EP98 by Braeburn: The End User workshops Pt2

Definitely a podcast where agreeing to disagree is a key aspect of this discussion and the boys loose concentration when Steve takes a break for a few good sneezes… an...

A Wee Dram #6: Redefine the Possible

We are all looking to achieve value in our work, and M365 provides a great opportunity for the IT team and the end user to redefine the value that technology at a per...

EP97: Workshops that Define M365 Pt1

Marijn and Steve, in this episode, talk about probably the most essential aspect of all M365 projects... ‘The Workshops’ Collecting the information to build, set up an...

EP96: Exploring Value in Viva Goals

After reviewing Holidays, Injuries and their speaking scheduled for the rest of the year Steve and Marijn talk about Viva Goals and take a first look at the value it m...

A Wee Dram #5: Driving SharePoint with your own LookBook

Its Marijn’s birthday and his Girlfriend just left him, and he is feeling the soulfulness of an early morning and reaching the tender age of 40… Happy Birthday Marijn ...

EP95 by Braeburn: Summertime games with MS Teams

On this https://braeburnwhisky.com sponsored podcast Steve suggests a little fun before Marijn & Steve leave on holiday. The weather is so beautiful that the guys...

A Wee Dram #4: Adapting M365 For Value

After Steve looked at Barriers to getting the information in #2 of the Wee Dram series and then was to create Impact in #3 in this episode, we look at Adapting your M3...

EP94: Transforming Hire to Retire with M365

This all started when Marijn read a great article about Business Architecture and the importance of understanding this before starting to transform the organisation wi...

A Wee Dram #3 Creating M365 Impact

Break, Create, Adapt, Innovate & Redefine are 5 keywords that describe the evolution of M365 within a company. In this episode, we look at CREATE and specifically...

EP93: Discussing the Vibe of your M365 Project

What tone of voice do you want to use that best communicates the messages for a new service or as part of an adoption program? The nugget around Intranet names was di...

A Wee Dram #2: Breaking Down the Barriers

Steve's 'Wee Dram' Breaking Down the barriers looks at those first few days of starting that new job, new contract or consultancy project. Steve looks at what you nee...

EP92: MS Teams the One-Stop-Hub for Applications

After a visit to the Microsoft365 club, Marijn follows upon an idea to place MS Teams as the Hub for Applications and Steve and Marijn take time to expand on the strat...

A Wee Dram #1: Driving your Low Code culture

Ever thought about your Maker strategy, do you even know what a maker is? Marijn Somers goes solo in this first of many Wee Drams of knowledge he looks at 4 golden nu...

EP91: Supporting the Back-to-Office policy

Peter Pan of the podcast becomes a man reaching the maturing point in his life of 40 years and Steve is amazed that there is no party on the horizon. Then they get se...

EP90: Workflow starts with the TALK

The boys work through the different stages in creating a workflow that starts with The Talk. Ok after 2 rehearsals for Episode 90 Steve and Marijn get started tal...

EP89: Adoption driven by Focused Usability

Mickey Mouse takes the front of the stage on EP89 with a business diagram that looks at Collaboration (face) Content (right ear) and Communications (left ear). The mo...

EP88: Where Chat meets Email

Oh dear, it’s been a long time since they had a full-length podcast and the boys do get rude. You have been warned. Steve even breaks out into song!! Steve covers...

EP87: The Last of Barcelona: The Whiskies Imbibed

Steve and Marijn’s Final episode from Barcelona as they describe the trip and the most unfriendly Whisky they tasted. They shout out to Braeburn Whisky who they vis...

EP86: Spirit of Barcelona – Maturing Reinforcement

On Monday your team delivers on the change and confirms their ability to deliver change based on the knowledge they have learned. The boys talk about ways to help con...

EP85: Spirit of Barcelona – Maturing Ability

Having the ability to change or do something is about proving yourself. Knowing something and delivering something is different. In a setting such as Adoption and Ch...

EP84: Spirit of Barcelona – Maturing Knowledge

Knowledge as training is discussed in a way that ensures people are ready for the change, what they need to do and prepare for. It is easy to describe knowledge as tr...

EP83: Spirit of Barcelona - Maturing Desire

Steve and Marijn continue their journey of shorter discussions on ADKAR focusing on this session on Desire. Within the spirit of Barcelona high on the boy’s mind, this...

EP82:Live from Barcelona: Matured Awareness

In this first “Matured” episode, Steve and Marijn go deep on the ADKAR process, taking the first A – Awareness (we didn’t have to look that up, we promise!!) and discu...

EP81:Live from Barcelona: ADKAR Distilled

In this short form podcast we are talking about the 5 components that make up the ADKAR methodology: What they are, what you need to do, what we think is necessary her...

EP80: Live from Barcelona: Distilling collaboration with Microsoft 365

In this short form 18.50 minute podcast, Steve and Marijn talk from experience about 4 principles to enhance collaboration: Digital affinity, a good adoption process (...

EP79: Live from Barcelona - PP in the sun

Coming to you live from the beach in Barcelona, Steve and Marijn are trying to wrap their heads around first principle thinking. They talk about Primero Principios...

EP78: The four questions that Drive a Migration strategy

First-principles of Migration are discussed by Steve and Marijn when they eventually boil down the basic facts that we are looking to encourage users to start using th...

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