Month: August 2021

Are auto-generated topic cards the future for aggregations of records?

Are auto-generated topic cards the future for aggregations of records?

Humans have natural instinct for grouping, classification and categorisation of things. It helps us find what we are looking for and gives us a sense of satisfaction, whether it be household items, computer storage, or much broader social and population groupings. Humans have created and kept records ever since we developed a way to record … Continue reading Are auto-generated topic cards the future for aggregations of records?

Managing tasks as records in Microsoft 365 Planner/Tasks

Managing tasks as records in Microsoft 365 Planner/Tasks

There are several ways to create, record and assign tasks in organisations. These may include: Personal tasks (or calendar entries) in email applications such as Outlook, or set via the Microsoft 'To Do' application. Team and Group-based tasks created and managed in various ways, including on physical white boards, via Microsoft 365 Planner/Tasks or 'Tasks … Continue reading Managing tasks as records in Microsoft 365 Planner/Tasks

Different approaches for managing records with Microsoft 365

Different approaches for managing records with Microsoft 365

The COVID pandemic from early 2020 led to the requirement for many employees to work from home (WFH). IT Departments scrambled to enable this capability, many making use of Microsoft (MS) Teams that was already bundled with their Microsoft 365 licences. The rapid enabling and uptake (rather than an actual 'implementation') of MS Teams was … Continue reading Different approaches for managing records with Microsoft 365