Tips and Tricks for the Yammer Power User presented by Christian Buckley


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Key features to move Yammer users from casual to power users. Yammer adoption continues to rapidly expand, but like any other collaboration platform, most people understand the basic capabilities yet fail to dig down into the "power user" capabilities that help any user to move from causal use to high-productivity. This session walks through 15 tips and tricks to help participants get the most out of the Yammer platform.

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Tips and Tricks for the Yammer Power User presented by Christian Buckley

  1. 1. Tips and Tricks for the Yammer Power User CHRISTIAN BUCKLEY CHIEF EVANGELIST @METALOGIX
  2. 2. Christian Buckley Chief Evangelist & SharePoint MVP Metalogix @buckleyplanet
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  5. 5. We’re here to talk about…
  6. 6. How people are using social: • Innovation • Find an Expert • Sharing • Discussions • Knowledgebase • Ad hoc collaboration • Rich media sharing • Anywhere access
  7. 7. Social is more than just technology  As Microsoft says, its about People, Process and Technology  It’s about solving a business problem – but with an understanding of your cultural needs
  8. 8. Power User Tips + Best Practices 1. Clean up email-based replies using a double-dash 2. Track important conversations using Bookmarks 3. Coordinate activities using Notes 4. Pull people into conversation 3 different ways 5. Redirect conversations using Share 6. Enable shortcuts key using Shift / 7. Recognize someone 8. Create Polls 9. Use the YamJam model 10. Create external networks to collaborate with partners and customers
  9. 9. Power User Tips + Best Practices 11. Create a usage policy 12. Never leave a post/conversation unanswered 13. Share best practices with your team 14. Review App metrics on usage 15. Use the Announcements 16. Use document editing 17. Utilize Private Groups 18. Clean up content and comments 19. Remove yourself from conversations 20. Add relevant content and links to your front page
  10. 10. Demo
  11. 11. Why are social tools important?  They surface data  They provide context  They extend the search experience  They are increasingly being viewed as the way in which people communicate
  12. 12. “Organizational success with social media is fundamentally a leadership and management challenge, not a technology implementation.” The Social Organization, Bradley and McDonald (Gartner)
  13. 13. Thank you! 5 Power User Tips For Yammer 5 Additional Power User Tips For Yammer Another 5 Yammer Power User Tips @buckleyplanet
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