Creating the Context for Impact with Office 365

Achieving impact with Office 365 requires clear thinking on how to create the best organisational context for its introduction and effective use. The Creating the Organisational Context for Achieving Impact with Office 365 Workshop is designed to develop clarity on the purpose of embracing Office 365, create a phased plan for introducing the capabilities in Office 365, and to build competence in developing the supporting organisational constructs to drive success.

Workshop Flow
The workshop is presented over two days. The general schedule for the workshop is as follows:

  • The workshop opens with introductions, followed by a presentation to set the scene on creating the organisational context for achieving value.
  • A series of presentations, delivered by Michael, on each of the main concepts for creating the organisational context for achieving impact, along with the most up-to-date case studies.
  • Discussion and debate about the various ideas in each section.
  • Individual and group exercises to apply the ideas that resonate to your firm, and work out how to implement them.

This workshop is designed for intranet managers, knowledge managers, Office 365 Project Managers, solution architects, collaboration strategists, IT decision makers, and others involved in using Office 365 inside their firm.

Workshop Agenda
The agenda for the two-day workshop is:

Day 1
0900 … Introductions, and Presentation on Creating the Context for Impact
1000 … Morning Break
1015 … Facilitated Discussion about Your Current State and Vision
1115 … Thinking Strategically About Business Value
1200 … Lunch
1300 … Gaining Executive Support
1345 … Developing a Governance Structure and Themes
1430 … Afternoon Break
1500 … Crafting a Culture of Collaboration
1545 … Engaging with Business Stakeholders
1630 … Closing Comments for Day 1
1700 … End of Day 1

Day 2
0900 … Encouraging Adoption and Driving Effective Use
0945 … Enabling the New Profile of Work
1030 … Morning Break
1100 … Exploring the Changing Face of the IT Department
1145 … Handling Frequent Change in Office 365
1230 … Crafting the Business Case for Office 365
1300 … Lunch
1400 … Facilitated Discussion on Applying Learnings (including roadmap and work streams going forward)
1700 … End of Day 2

Arrange the Workshop
For details on arranging this workshop at your firm, along with costs and timeframe, please contact Michael.