In a previous blog post, we announced that Bridgeall now hold Microsoft Gold Partner status in five different competencies: Application Development Cloud Platform Cloud Productivity Data Analytics Data Platform In addition to the above, we have recently been recognised as a Principal Preferred Partner on Microsoft's Content Services Partner Program reflecting the qual ...

New updates introduced to Microsoft 365 in August include features that help teams streamline task management, support IT admins in managing Windows 10 devices, and empower SMEs to grow. @Mentions in Office apps Rolling out in September, @Mentions in Word, PowerPoint, and Excel make it easier for teams to work collaboratively on shared documents, presentations and worksheets ...

Late last year, Microsoft announced that Teams was to become its primary communications platform for organisations, supplanting Skype for Business. A recent announcement confirms that this process is now complete. With 120 million users across 200,000 organisations worldwide, Teams is now the #1 enterprise collaboration tool of choice, getting work done efficiently and effecti ...

Intuitive and easy to manage, Microsoft Visio supports users in creating professional diagrams effortlessly, including flowcharts, network diagrams, organisational charts, floor plans, engineering designs, and more all within the familiar Office experience. It offers the perfect canvas for visually contextualising data and depicting process flows. With Microsoft's release of ...

Microsoft has announced recent updates to 365 aimed at enhancing teamwork and empowering employees, including a free version of Microsoft Teams and improvements streamlining the management of common tasks and improved data visualisation.  Microsoft Planner capabilities added to SharePoint team sites - allowing team members to easily access and interact with project tasks, whil ...

Used effectively, Microsoft collaboration solutions can help your organisation work better, more efficiently and effectively, through the seamless integration of hardware, apps and communication tools. This includes Microsoft Surface, Teams, Office 365 and Surface Hub – see previous posts in this series Digital Workplaces. In this post, we examine how to leverage the full pote ...

A previous blog post, Making Teamwork Work, discussed the key challenges facing organisations in helping people work together effectively - changing workers, changing lifestyles, dispersed teams, complex hierarchies. In this follow-up post, we examine how Microsoft collaboration solutions can help your organisation work better, more efficiently and effectively, through the sea ...

In recent blog posts, we argued the case for Digital Workplaces. Organisations that adopt a digital first culture, combined with strong digital leadership, can break free from the limits imposed by outdated systems and outdated management thinking. Embedding technology at the core of everything the organisation does will result in a more collaborative, cost efficient, agile, r ...

In a recent blog post, we used tag clouds to highlight the main differences between pre-digital and digital workplaces. Many organisations (probably the majority) remain stuck in a pre-digital time warp with hierarchy, bureaucracy, legacy technology, legacy management thinking, siloes, red tape and a control mentality fossilising old practices, processes and employee thinking. ...

The need for public sector organisations to transform digitally is now widely accepted. Few senior executives remain to be convinced! With the focus shifting from the WHY to the HOW of transformation, the Accelerating Digital Interactive Forum for Public Sector Leaders will present scenarios covering the public sector workplace of the future. Organised by Microsoft Gold Partn ...