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Navo Explained

We think Navo is amazing and we are going to kick off 2020 showing everyone why and how. Microsoft Teams integration and extensions for the Chrome and Edge Chromium stores are coming very soon here now and we already have the most robust, simplest to deploy and flexible SharePoint Global Navigation that exists today for …

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Operation ‘Ho Ho Ho’ – Mission Accomplished

We did it. It wasn’t easy, not everyone yet gets it but we’re here and there is no going back. And zero regrets. Regroove set out at the start of this year with a strategy of completing the shift to a CloudFirst company with the payoff being closing for Christmas. From babysitting to making a …

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Family-friendly condos near DisneyWorld

A lot of my friends and colleagues will already know that I’m a big fan of Disney and Pixar (in fact, much of what we’ve modeled our app/brand incubation service at Regroove ‘Studios‘ location is heavily influenced by Pixar and my research into their culture).  I really admire how they execute their brand, their approach, …

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Navo How To – Adding Navo to the Office 365 App Launcher

Introduction If your organization wants to have Navo in the Office 365 App Launcher, all of the information you would need is provided below, including an icon we host for it (organizations can always choose their own). Note, at this time, we cannot force icons in the App Launcher to be ordered or driven by …

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Three Pillars of Collaboration with Sherman Woo

I’ve always loved Sherman’s style.  He’s Captain Casual with charm that goes for miles.  So much so that he can even be forgiven for being a Canucks fan (and that’s a BIG stretch for me). The other day (November 14) for those of you keeping score, Sherman delivered a message in Victoria that we’ve been …

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Navo How To – Adding a new item to your Navigation

Adding a new item (resource, bookmark, shortcut, whatever term you prefer) is very easy in Navo. This video briefly demonstrates taking the URL of a rich SharePoint page providing company location details and making it easily discoverable in Navo. This item then becomes immediately available across your organization (or it can be secured to a …

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Navo – Microsoft Teams Private Channels mean more SharePoint Sites

So Microsoft Teams “Private Channels” is pretty much here. From what I can tell, it means that we might create less teams going forward, but ultimately then more SharePoint Sites. That’s cool (okay, maybe not cool but fine…). But the fact remains, with more SharePoint sites, how the heck do we get around and find …

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Hey friends. I was searching for the right word to describe where I’m at these days as I reflect on the summer. I’m writing this at a Brown’s Social House in Nanaimo (softball tourney this weekend). And it came to me. “Re-Bourne” … And if there is to be a movie, Matt Damon needs to …

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And then there was one (handset)

And then there was one… Microsoft Teams Voice for the Win! We love our Microsoft Teams based phone system.  We have just ONE handset left and that is simply to ensure we have a phone someone could pick up in a hurry to make a 911 call.  Outside of that, everyone is enjoying a combination …

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