Planner & To Do integration in Microsoft Teams

Tasks in Teams Microsoft have recently deployed a new feature which integrates your Planner and To Do tasks in Microsoft Teams. Microsoft first announced this at the Microsoft Ignite conference last year and this exciting development is now upon us, bringing a cohesive task management experience to Microsoft Teams users. The Planner and To Do…

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Lucidity 365 – October Update

Our Lucidity 365 platform has some awesome new features which we released this week in our October update.  We are excited to share these updates with you and work with our customers to develop their workspaces to drive collaboration and productivity.   You can display YouTube videos in your workspace to share company news, provide helpful training, share success stories and more. The new YouTube tile allows you to easily embed YouTube videos on…

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Fine Tuning Microsoft Intune

As Bob Dylan once famously said “The times they are a changing (in the way we consume IT)” or something along those lines anyway… The ‘Modern Workplace’ is here, and remote/flexible working has become even more of a priority with recent global events. The IT Model of the Modern Workplace In 2020, the way people…

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How to protect your Mailbox in 2020

Protecting the legitimacy of your mailbox is essential in 2020 and email protection is now an integral part of the Managed Service Providers toolkit. When we talk about email protection, this comes in 2 flavours: Protection of the email coming in against mail born threats like spam, viruses, malware & phishing etc Protecting your domains…

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Running Projects Remotely with Microsoft Teams

Leading a team to deliver a project within a defined timeframe, whilst ensuring the goals are achieved and success criteria are met, is just the start of the many responsibilities of managing a project. With the changes COVID-19 has brought to our country, businesses have had to rapidly adjust to new ways of working. Managing…

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Power BI – Driving Data Led Decision Making

Businesses that understand the importance of data and base business decisions on that data have a significant advantage over their competitors. One of the primary challenges to getting to this state is how you get this data and make it accessible to decision makers. Microsoft Power BI is a data visualizer. You provide it with…

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Lucidity 365 – What can Shared Spaces offer you?

Last week we released a new video highlighting some exciting new features in our Lucidity 365 Workspace service. Check out the video below, or read on, as we highlight the new features in this blog post. The Lucidity 365 workspace continues to offer a range of modern workplace features like: Single Sign-On for Cloud Applications…

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Microsoft Teams – Guide to Working Remotely

  Microsoft Teams is a great productivity and collaboration tool that can bring your business together when you have staff working remotely or in disparate locations. In this handy guide, Lucidity breaks down how to get started with Teams and some tips on how to maximise your productivity using Microsoft Teams. In this quick-start guide…

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The New Normal – Working From Home

This time last week, COVID-19 was rampant elsewhere in the world, but New Zealand still had under 10 known cases. We are now closer to 40 cases and businesses, including ours, are implementing their Business Continuity Plans and working out how to continue business as usual in these unprecedented times. As of right now, Lucidity…

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Cloud Services essential in times of crisis

  According to an online Stuff Business article, BusinessNZ has told employers how to prepare for an outbreak of coronavirus. Want VS Need It’s in times like these, that the need for remote working and business continuity planning becomes highlighted as a need rather than a ‘nice to have’.  It’s all well and good being told…

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