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The MoWo Show - Episode 4

The MOWO ShowMar 12, 2020

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Recapping Ignite 2022

Recapping Ignite 2022

In this episode of the MOWO Show, the dust has settled on Ignite 2022 and we discuss what we liked and what was missing. Watch the full episode, including a demo on Teams Webinars for internal events, on our YouTube Channel: https://youtu.be/_JuKPkmIr34 ============ 🎧 Subscribe to our podcast: https://anchor.fm/mowo 📱 Find us on social:  Modern Workplace on Twitter: https://twitter.com/teamMOWO 🔔 Subscribe to the YouTube channel: https://youtube.com/c/teamMOWO 📃 Watch related videos: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aUO89... LEARN MORE: Interested in starting the Modern Workplace journey at your organization? Learn more at http://mowo.ca 
Oct 20, 202242:49
Our Ignite 2022 First Impressions

Our Ignite 2022 First Impressions

In this episode of the MOWO Show, we give our very-early first impressions on the Microsoft Ignite 2022 conference.  Watch the full episode, including a demo on Microsoft Whiteboard, on our YouTube Channel: https://youtu.be/6gYzsOU3Z2U ============ 🎧 Subscribe to our podcast: https://anchor.fm/mowo 📱 Find us on social:  Modern Workplace on Twitter: https://twitter.com/teamMOWO 🔔 Subscribe to the YouTube channel: https://youtube.com/c/teamMOWO 📃 Watch related videos: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aUO89... LEARN MORE: Interested in starting the Modern Workplace journey at your organization? Learn more at http://mowo.ca 
Oct 12, 202248:05
Getting Ready to IGNITE

Getting Ready to IGNITE

In this episode of the MOWO Show, we make our predictions for Microsoft Ignite 2022, reflect on a few of last year's announcements, including Microsoft Loop and Shared Channels.   Watch the full episode, including a demo on 'Plus Addressing' in Outlook, on YouTube: https://youtu.be/9Cj9WF_3Kj8 ============ 🎧 Subscribe to our podcast: https://anchor.fm/mowo 📱 Find us on social:  Modern Workplace on Twitter: https://twitter.com/teamMOWO 🔔 Subscribe to the YouTube channel: https://youtube.com/c/teamMOWO 📃 Watch related videos: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aUO89... LEARN MORE: Interested in starting the Modern Workplace journey at your organization? Learn more at http://mowo.ca 
Oct 06, 202248:09
A Meeting of Minds

A Meeting of Minds

In this episode of the MOWO Show, we breakdown meeting roles, unravel meeting options, demystify team channel meetings and much more. Watch the full episode on YouTube: https://youtu.be/Y2zjJkQ9YSg ============ 🎧 Subscribe to our podcast: https://anchor.fm/mowo 📱 Find us on social:  Modern Workplace on Twitter: https://twitter.com/teamMOWO 🔔 Subscribe to the YouTube channel: https://youtube.com/c/teamMOWO 📃 Watch related videos: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aUO89... LEARN MORE: Interested in starting the Modern Workplace journey at your organization? Learn more at http://mowo.ca 
Oct 03, 202231:21
A Data-Driven Approach

A Data-Driven Approach

In this episode of the MOWO Show, we wrap up our month on "Work Management" by discussing the value of "data-driven cultures" at work, we explore the new "Microsoft To Do" integration in Outlook for Windows, and more. Watch the full episode on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sVpnTUH5Xk0 ============ 🎧 Subscribe to our podcast: https://anchor.fm/mowo 📱 Find us on social:  Modern Workplace on Twitter: https://twitter.com/teamMOWO 🔔 Subscribe to the YouTube channel: https://youtube.com/c/teamMOWO 📃 Watch related videos: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aUO89... LEARN MORE: Interested in starting the Modern Workplace journey at your organization? Learn more at http://mowo.ca 
Aug 31, 202226:55
Getting Engaged

Getting Engaged

In this week's episode of the MOWO Show, we talk about what Viva Engage may mean to Microsoft and businesses users in the future and much more as we continue our "Work Management" month. Watch the full episode on YouTube: https://youtu.be/rN_TZ3ebPik ============ 🎧 Subscribe to our podcast: https://anchor.fm/mowo 📱 Find us on social:  Modern Workplace on Twitter: https://twitter.com/teamMOWO 🔔 Subscribe to the YouTube channel: https://youtube.com/c/teamMOWO 📃 Watch related videos: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aUO89... LEARN MORE: Interested in starting the Modern Workplace journey at your organization? Learn more at http://mowo.ca 
Aug 24, 202226:55
A Planner without a Plan

A Planner without a Plan

In this week's episode of the MOWO Show, we explore the state of Microsoft Planner, look at its sister app "Tasks by Planner and To Do" and ponder the future of tasks as a whole in Microsoft 365.   Watch the full episode on YouTube: https://youtu.be/L1rzDY5w_mg ============ 🎧 Subscribe to our podcast: https://anchor.fm/mowo 📱 Find us on social:  Modern Workplace on Twitter: https://twitter.com/teamMOWO 🔔 Subscribe to the YouTube channel: https://youtube.com/c/teamMOWO 📃 Watch related videos: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aUO89... LEARN MORE: Interested in starting the Modern Workplace journey at your organization? Learn more at http://mowo.ca 
Aug 17, 202242:00
Channels are Better When Shared

Channels are Better When Shared

In this week's episode of the MOWO Show, we kick-off our month on 'Work Management' starting with a look at Shared Channels (AKA "Teams Connect") and some tips on work management. Watch the full episode on YouTube: https://youtu.be/u4rhX812yrM ============ 🎧 Subscribe to our podcast: https://anchor.fm/mowo 📱 Find us on social:  Modern Workplace on Twitter: https://twitter.com/teamMOWO 🔔 Subscribe to the YouTube channel: https://youtube.com/c/teamMOWO 📃 Watch related videos: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aUO89... LEARN MORE: Interested in starting the Modern Workplace journey at your organization? Learn more at http://mowo.ca 
Aug 10, 202245:01
A Shared Point to Document Libraries

A Shared Point to Document Libraries

In this week's episode of the MOWO Show, we take a hard look at SharePoint Document Libraries to understand how they work and how you can leverage them better. Watch the full episode on YouTube: https://youtu.be/GzBGcHKKEmo ============ 🎧 Subscribe to our podcast: https://anchor.fm/mowo 📱 Find us on social:  Modern Workplace on Twitter: https://twitter.com/teamMOWO 🔔 Subscribe to the YouTube channel: https://youtube.com/c/teamMOWO 📃 Watch related videos: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aUO89... LEARN MORE: Interested in starting the Modern Workplace journey at your organization? Learn more at http://mowo.ca 
Jul 27, 202239:50
One Drive, Two Crashes

One Drive, Two Crashes

In this week's episode, we put the spotlight on OneDrive for Business with two new segments that focus on the basics of the web app.  Alex's computer couldn't handle all of the information, can you? ============ 🎧 Subscribe to our podcast: https://anchor.fm/mowo 📱 Find us on social:  Modern Workplace on Twitter: https://twitter.com/teamMOWO 🔔 Subscribe to the YouTube channel: https://youtube.com/c/teamMOWO 📃 Watch related videos: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aUO89... LEARN MORE: Interested in starting the Modern Workplace journey at your organization? Learn more at http://mowo.ca 
Jul 20, 202256:03
Going Out-of-Office in Style

Going Out-of-Office in Style

In this week's episode, we review some tips to help you prepare for your upcoming vacation, from setting your Out-Of-Office in Teams to providing helpful documentation for anyone that's covering you. M365 Video Tips: How to Set Teams OOO - https://twitter.com/TeamMOWO/status/1542529346719453184 How to Collaborate on Files in Teams Chat - https://twitter.com/TeamMOWO/status/1541435883080912897 ============ 🎧 Subscribe to our podcast: https://anchor.fm/mowo 📱 Find us on social:  Modern Workplace on Twitter: https://twitter.com/teamMOWO 🔔 Subscribe to the YouTube channel: https://youtube.com/c/teamMOWO 📃 Watch related videos: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aUO89... LEARN MORE: Interested in starting the Modern Workplace journey at your organization? Learn more at http://mowo.ca 
Jun 29, 202233:42
The End of a Legacy

The End of a Legacy

In this week's episode, we discuss what the end of Internet Explorer means for our legacy business applications and what you may need to consider when deciding whether to rebuild or buy something off-the-shelf. ============ 🎧 Subscribe to our podcast: https://anchor.fm/mowo 📱 Find us on social:  Modern Workplace on Twitter: https://twitter.com/teamMOWO 🔔 Subscribe to the YouTube channel: https://youtube.com/c/teamMOWO 📃 Watch related videos: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aUO89... LEARN MORE: Interested in starting the Modern Workplace journey at your organization? Learn more at http://mowo.ca 
Jun 22, 202239:20
A Summer of Sharing

A Summer of Sharing

In this week's episode, Ryan discusses why he thinks we're in for a 'Summer of SharePoint' while discussing the case for 'Hub sites" while Alex gushes over 'Shared Channels' (AKA 'Teams Connect') and its promised release of July/August. ============ 🎧 Subscribe to our podcast: https://anchor.fm/mowo 📱 Find us on social:  Modern Workplace on Twitter: https://twitter.com/teamMOWO 🔔 Subscribe to the YouTube channel: https://youtube.com/c/teamMOWO 📃 Watch related videos: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aUO89... LEARN MORE: Interested in starting the Modern Workplace journey at your organization? Learn more at http://mowo.ca 
Jun 15, 202236:43
Using Good Form

Using Good Form

In this episode of the MOWO Show, Alex and Ryan review the new "Updates" app for Microsoft Teams, discuss using for Microsoft Forms for data collection,  the value of Team Channels for managing group discussions, and a demo with tips on setting up your SharePoint team sites. ============ 🎧 Subscribe to our podcast: https://anchor.fm/mowo 📱 Find us on social:  Modern Workplace on Twitter: https://twitter.com/teamMOWO 🔔 Subscribe to the YouTube channel: https://youtube.com/c/teamMOWO 📃 Watch related videos: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aUO89... LEARN MORE: Interested in starting the Modern Workplace journey at your organization? Learn more at http://mowo.ca 
Jun 02, 202234:46
An Outlook on Things to Come

An Outlook on Things to Come

In this episode of the MOWO Show, Ryan and Alex take a peek at what's coming down the pipe in the new Outlook for Windows that's currently out in a beta preview.  Stick around for a quick demo on using Learning Pathways to create an internal knowledge base in SharePoint, and accessibility tips for your Teams meetings. ============ 🎧 Subscribe to our podcast: https://anchor.fm/mowo 📱 Find us on social:  Modern Workplace on Twitter: https://twitter.com/teamMOWO 🔔 Subscribe to the YouTube channel: https://youtube.com/c/teamMOWO 📃 Watch related videos: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aUO89... LEARN MORE: Interested in starting the Modern Workplace journey at your organization? Learn more at http://mowo.ca 
May 25, 202234:46
Into the Pits of Technology Adoption

Into the Pits of Technology Adoption

In this episode of the MOWO Show, Ryan and Alex discuss some common pitfalls you might experience while trying to adopt new technology in the workplace. ============ 🎧 Subscribe to our podcast: https://anchor.fm/mowo 📱 Find us on social:  Modern Workplace on Twitter: https://twitter.com/teamMOWO 🔔 Subscribe to the YouTube channel: https://youtube.com/c/teamMOWO 📃 Watch related videos: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aUO89... LEARN MORE: Interested in starting the Modern Workplace journey at your organization? Learn more at http://mowo.ca 
May 18, 202233:16
The Onboarding Order of Operations

The Onboarding Order of Operations

In this episode of the MOWO Show, Ryan and Alex compare their approaches to onboarding new users to Microsoft 365, a new personal "Bookings" page coming to all users, and more. ============ 🎧 Subscribe to our podcast: https://anchor.fm/mowo 📱 Find us on social:  Modern Workplace on Twitter: https://twitter.com/teamMOWO 🔔 Subscribe to the YouTube channel: https://youtube.com/c/teamMOWO 📃 Watch related videos: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aUO89... LEARN MORE: Interested in starting the Modern Workplace journey at your organization? Learn more at http://mowo.ca 
May 11, 202240:45
A Light and Dark Side to Everything

A Light and Dark Side to Everything

In this episode of the MOWO Show, Ryan and Alex discuss a new update to Document Libraries connected to Team channels, revisit Microsoft Visio as a base product in Microsoft 365, compare Microsoft Bookings against Shifts for Microsoft Teams, and share their hot takes on the addition of account switching across most Microsoft 365 web apps. ============ 🎧 Subscribe to our podcast: https://anchor.fm/mowo 📱 Find us on social:  Modern Workplace on Twitter: https://twitter.com/teamMOWO 🔔 Subscribe to the YouTube channel: https://youtube.com/c/teamMOWO 📃 Watch related videos: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aUO89... LEARN MORE: Interested in starting the Modern Workplace journey at your organization? Learn more at http://mowo.ca 
May 04, 202241:44
Are We Ready for RPA?

Are We Ready for RPA?

In this episode of the MOWO Show, Ryan and Alex discuss a couple of features coming to Microsoft 365 and then dive into the promise of Robotic Process Automation (RPA). ============ 🎧 Subscribe to our podcast: https://anchor.fm/mowo 📱 Find us on social:  Modern Workplace on Twitter: https://twitter.com/teamMOWO 🔔 Subscribe to the YouTube channel: https://youtube.com/c/teamMOWO 📃 Watch related videos: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aUO89... LEARN MORE: Interested in starting the Modern Workplace journey at your organization? Learn more at http://mowo.ca 
Apr 27, 202222:33
When Do Old Problems Require New Solutions?

When Do Old Problems Require New Solutions?

In this episode of the MOWO Show, Ryan and Alex discuss how we solved a common business problem with the "Highlighted Content" web part, a dive into leveraging scheduled automation, Ryan demos the Power Automate desktop app, and more. ============ 🎧 Subscribe to our podcast: https://anchor.fm/mowo 📱 Find us on social:  Modern Workplace on Twitter: https://twitter.com/teamMOWO 🔔 Subscribe to the YouTube channel: https://youtube.com/c/teamMOWO 📃 Watch related videos: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aUO89... LEARN MORE: Interested in starting the Modern Workplace journey at your organization? Learn more at http://mowo.ca 
Apr 20, 202222:33
How Do You Manage Email?

How Do You Manage Email?

In this episode of the MOWO Show, Ryan and Alex discuss how they tame the unstoppable beast known as email. ============ 🎧 Subscribe to our podcast: https://anchor.fm/mowo 📱 Find us on social:  Modern Workplace on Twitter: https://twitter.com/teamMOWO 🔔 Subscribe to the YouTube channel: https://youtube.com/c/teamMOWO 📃 Watch related videos: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aUO89... LEARN MORE: Interested in starting the Modern Workplace journey at your organization? Learn more at http://mowo.ca 
Apr 13, 202216:36
How Should Organizational Health Policies Adapt in for Hybrid Work?

How Should Organizational Health Policies Adapt in for Hybrid Work?

In this episode of the MOWO Show, Ryan and Alex discuss how organizations can adapt their sick/care day policies and be prepared for when staff need to be away. LINKS: Use breakout rooms in Teams meetings |https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/office/use-breakout-rooms-in-teams-meetings-7de1f48a-da07-466c-a5ab-4ebace28e461  What is Approvals? | https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/office/what-is-approvals-a9a01c95-e0bf-4d20-9ada-f7be3fc283d3 ============ 🎧 Subscribe to our podcast: https://anchor.fm/mowo 📱 Find us on social:  Modern Workplace on Twitter: https://twitter.com/teamMOWO 🔔 Subscribe to the YouTube channel: https://youtube.com/c/teamMOWO 📃 Watch related videos: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aUO89... LEARN MORE: Interested in starting the Modern Workplace journey at your organization? Learn more at http://mowo.ca 
Mar 30, 202226:18
How Do You Measure Productivity in Hybrid Work Environments?

How Do You Measure Productivity in Hybrid Work Environments?

In this episode of the MOWO Show, Ryan and Alex discuss how management can approach measuring team productivity in a hybrid environment.   Let us know what you think in the comments!   LINKS:   Automate your work day with workflows in Teams - https://powerautomate.microsoft.com/e...  Get started with Sticky Notes - https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/o...  Microsoft Whiteboard Help - https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/o...  ============  🎧 Subscribe to our podcast: https://anchor.fm/mowo  📱 Find us on social:  Modern Workplace on Twitter: https://twitter.com/teamMOWO  🔔 Subscribe to the YouTube channel: https://youtube.com/c/teamMOWO  📃 Watch related videos: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aUO89...  LEARN MORE: Interested in starting the Modern Workplace journey at your organization? Learn more at http://mowo.ca​
Mar 23, 202225:35
How Do We Make Hybrid Workplaces Fair?

How Do We Make Hybrid Workplaces Fair?

In this episode of the MOWO Show, Ryan and Alex discuss how employers can level the playing field for staff who MUST work on-site compared to those who have the option to work from home.   ============ 🎧 Subscribe to our podcast: https://anchor.fm/mowo 📱 Find us on social:  Modern Workplace on Twitter: https://twitter.com/teamMOWO 🔔 Subscribe to the YouTube channel: https://youtube.com/c/teamMOWO 📃 Watch related videos: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aUO89... LEARN MORE: Interested in starting the Modern Workplace journey at your organization? Learn more at http://mowo.ca​
Mar 16, 202201:01:46
A Place for Play

A Place for Play

In this episode of the MOWO Show, Ryan and Alex discuss the benefits, risks and limitations of personal development in the workplace. ============ 🎧 Subscribe to our podcast: https://anchor.fm/mowo 📱 Find us on social:  Modern Workplace on Twitter: https://twitter.com/teamMOWO 🔔 Subscribe to the YouTube channel: https://youtube.com/c/teamMOWO 📃 Watch related videos: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aUO89... LEARN MORE: Interested in starting the Modern Workplace journey at your organization? Learn more at http://mowo.ca​
Mar 09, 202256:58
Narrow and Wide

Narrow and Wide

In this episode of the MOWO Show, Ryan and Alex discuss their best practices for managing personal and shared files for the long-term. Join us LIVE on YouTube every Wednesday at 11AM CST 📱 Find us on social: Modern Workplace on Twitter: https://twitter.com/TeamMOWO 🔔 Subscribe to the YouTube channel: https://youtube.com/c/TeamMOWO 📃 Watch related videos: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aUO89... LEARN MORE: Interested in starting the Modern Workplace journey at your organization? Learn more at http://mowo.ca
Mar 02, 202258:26
Free Wordle

Free Wordle

Our resident cybersecurity specialist, Nino, returns to discuss a report on how Microsoft Teams has been used by hackers to spread malicious files.  Learn how we can protect our accounts from these threat actors with one simple (but effective) trick. Join us LIVE on YouTube every Wednesday at 11AM CST SOURCES: https://www.avanan.com/blog/hackers-attach-malicious-.exe-files-to-teams-conversations https://www.hrzone.com/lead/change/the-eight-personalities-involved-in-change-management-programmes 📱 Find us on social: Modern Workplace on Twitter: https://twitter.com/TeamMOWO 🔔 Subscribe to the YouTube channel: https://youtube.com/c/TeamMOWO 📃 Watch related videos: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aUO89... LEARN MORE: Interested in starting the Modern Workplace journey at your organization? Learn more at http://mowo.ca
Feb 23, 202201:01:02
Camera ON VS. Camera OFF

Camera ON VS. Camera OFF

In this episode of the MOWO Show, Ryan and Alex return to the topic of "video meeting fatigue" and what that might mean for meeting culture moving forward.   Stick around for a "Watch & Learn" on using Yammer in SharePoint and "Feature V. Feature".    Join us LIVE on YouTube every Wednesday at 11AM CST SOURCES:   https://blogs.windows.com/windowsexperience/2022/02/15/bringing-you-closer-to-what-you-love-with-new-experiences-in-windows-11/ https://techcommunity.microsoft.com/t5/microsoft-teams-public-preview/now-in-public-preview-fluent-emojis/m-p/3163841 https://www.microsoft.com/en-ca/microsoft-365/roadmap?filters=&searchterms=88930%2C https://techcommunity.microsoft.com/t5/yammer-blog/why-yammer-perspectives-from-community-professionals/ba-p/3157099 https://www.peterrising.co.uk/blog/the-microsoft-365-alphabet-a-2pwp8-ekl48-5k2sr-ffjp9-8e4ry-czzdj-2ep7n-ln6yp-nln6f-twal7-wmecy-shlgm-46m6s-jc2ss-hacae-4zya6-85ttx-c6sdp-bdpzs-8w8lt-hptra-8wsw2-gwtas-rnkad 📱 Find us on social: Modern Workplace on Twitter: https://twitter.com/TeamMOWO 🔔 Subscribe to the YouTube channel: https://youtube.com/c/TeamMOWO 📃 Watch related videos: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aUO89... LEARN MORE: Interested in starting the Modern Workplace journey at your organization? Learn more at http://mowo.ca
Feb 16, 202255:56
Paging Dr. Automate

Paging Dr. Automate

Ryan and Alex grapple with the question "Who is automation for?" when we look at platforms like Power Platform in Microsoft 365.  Additionally, Alex demonstrates how to make a private "Planner" board in Microsoft Lists in a new installment of "Watch & Learn", and we continue into week #4 of "Feature V. Feature". Join us LIVE on YouTube every Wednesday at 11AM CST 📱 Find us on social: Modern Workplace on Twitter: https://twitter.com/TeamMOWO 🔔 Subscribe to the YouTube channel: https://youtube.com/c/TeamMOWO 📃 Watch related videos: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aUO89... LEARN MORE: Interested in starting the Modern Workplace journey at your organization? Learn more at http://mowo.ca
Feb 09, 202201:02:47
The Great Brain Drain

The Great Brain Drain

In this week's episode, Ryan and Alex discuss the impacts of losing key organizational knowledge and experience when staff leave. Join us LIVE on YouTube every Wednesday at 11AM CST 📱 Find us on social: Modern Workplace on Twitter: https://twitter.com/TeamMOWO  🔔 Subscribe to the YouTube channel: https://youtube.com/c/TeamMOWO  📃 Watch related videos: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aUO89...  LEARN MORE: Interested in starting the Modern Workplace journey at your organization?  Learn more at http://mowo.ca
Feb 03, 202252:52
A Plan for the Unplanned

A Plan for the Unplanned

In this week's episode of The MOWO Show, Ryan and Alex weigh the pros and cons of using Microsoft Planner, Lists and more for managing your next project. Join us LIVE on YouTube every Wednesday at 11AM CST: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCpcfSWANyDkBq0_s1f_1vvw 📱 Find us on social: Modern Workplace on Twitter: https://twitter.com/TeamMOWO 🔔 Subscribe to the YouTube channel: https://youtube.com/c/TeamMOWO 📃 Watch related videos: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aUO89... LEARN MORE: Interested in starting the Modern Workplace journey at your organization? Learn more at http://mowo.ca Join us LIVE on YouTube every Wednesday at 11AM CST: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCpcfSWANyDkBq0_s1f_1vvw📱 Find us on social:
Jan 26, 202252:52
Don't Lose it, Snooze it

Don't Lose it, Snooze it

In our kick-off episode of 2022, Ryan and Alex discuss our thoughts on what the year has in store for cross-company collaboration (say that 10x fast), running meetings in hybrid workplaces and how to support frontline workers. Join us LIVE on YouTube every Wednesday at 11AM CST: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCpcfSWANyDkBq0_s1f_1vvw 📱 Find us on social: Modern Workplace on Twitter: https://twitter.com/TeamMOWO 🔔 Subscribe to the YouTube channel: https://youtube.com/c/TeamMOWO 📃 Watch related videos: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aUO89... LEARN MORE: Interested in starting the Modern Workplace journey at your organization? Learn more at http://mowo.ca 
Jan 19, 202201:01:50
A Farewell to 2021

A Farewell to 2021

In our final episode of 2021, Ryan and Alex reflect on their favorite moments from the year and the changes we've made to the podcast.  Also, find out who takes the crown for "Feature V. Feature". Join us LIVE on YouTube every Wednesday at 11AM CST: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCpcfSWANyDkBq0_s1f_1vvw 📱 Find us on social: Modern Workplace on Twitter: https://twitter.com/TeamMOWO 🔔 Subscribe to the YouTube channel: https://youtube.com/c/TeamMOWO 📃 Watch related videos: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aUO89... LEARN MORE: Interested in starting the Modern Workplace journey at your organization? Learn more at http://mowo.ca 
Dec 15, 202143:59
Twelve Tips of MOWO (Part Two)

Twelve Tips of MOWO (Part Two)

In this week's episode of the MOWO Show, Ryan and Alex unpack the second half of "The Twelve Tips of MOWO", discussing the importance of setting goals and realistic expectations of each other. Vote on our "Feature vs Feature" Twitter Poll: https://twitter.com/TeamMOWO/ Join us LIVE on YouTube every Wednesday at 11AM CST: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCpcfSWANyDkBq0_s1f_1vvw 📱 Find us on social: Modern Workplace on Twitter: https://twitter.com/TeamMOWO 🔔 Subscribe to the YouTube channel: https://youtube.com/c/TeamMOWO 📃 Watch related videos: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aUO89... LEARN MORE: Interested in starting the Modern Workplace journey at your organization? Learn more at http://mowo.ca 
Dec 08, 202101:01:01
Twelve Tips of MOWO

Twelve Tips of MOWO

In this week's episode of the MOWO Show, Ryan and Alex share the first half of their newly minted "Twelve Tips of MOWO" to help you prepare for the upcoming holiday season. Vote on our "Feature vs Feature" Twitter Poll: https://twitter.com/TeamMOWO/ Join us LIVE on YouTube every Wednesday at 11AM CST: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCpcfSWANyDkBq0_s1f_1vvw 📱 Find us on social: Modern Workplace on Twitter: https://twitter.com/TeamMOWO 🔔 Subscribe to the YouTube channel: https://youtube.com/c/TeamMOWO 📃 Watch related videos: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aUO89... LEARN MORE: Interested in starting the Modern Workplace journey at your organization? Learn more at http://mowo.ca 
Dec 01, 202150:00
Making a Mesh of Meetings

Making a Mesh of Meetings

To wrap up November 2021, Ryan and Alex close off our month of Ignite 2021 news with a discussion on "Mesh for Microsoft Teams" and what the future has in store for hybrid meetings. Vote on our "Feature vs Feature" Twitter Poll: https://twitter.com/TeamMOWO/ SOURCES:     https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lhKn9mjy_QM  | Microsoft Mesh hands-on demo https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/mesh Join us LIVE on YouTube every Wednesday at 11AM CST: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCpcfSWANyDkBq0_s1f_1vvw 📱 Find us on social: Modern Workplace on Twitter: https://twitter.com/TeamMOWO 🔔 Subscribe to the YouTube channel: https://youtube.com/c/TeamMOWO 📃 Watch related videos: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aUO89... LEARN MORE: Interested in starting the Modern Workplace journey at your organization? Learn more at http://mowo.ca 
Nov 24, 202158:37
Cross-Organizational Collaboration Contraptions

Cross-Organizational Collaboration Contraptions

In this week's episode of The MOWO Show, we discuss Microsoft Teams Connect and the ever-changing landscape of cross-organizational collaboration. Vote on our "Feature vs Feature" Twitter Poll: https://twitter.com/TeamMOWO/ SOURCES: https://techcommunity.microsoft.com/t5/microsoft-teams-blog/microsoft-ignite-fall-2021-innovations-coming-to-microsoft-teams/ba-p/2824127 https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/microsoft-365/blog/2021/11/02/whats-new-in-microsoft-365how-were-empowering-everyone-for-a-new-world-of-hybrid-work/ Microsoft Ignite YouTube - Seamless external collaboration with Microsoft Teams Connect using Shared Channels | OD102 Join us LIVE on YouTube every Wednesday at 11AM CST: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCpcfSWANyDkBq0_s1f_1vvw 📱 Find us on social: Modern Workplace on Twitter: https://twitter.com/TeamMOWO 🔔 Subscribe to the YouTube channel: https://youtube.com/c/ClearConcepts?s... 📃 Watch related videos: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aUO89... LEARN MORE: Interested in starting the Modern Workplace journey at your organization? Learn more at http://mowo.ca 
Nov 17, 202159:14
Getting Loopy

Getting Loopy

In this week's episode of The MOWO Show, we discuss Microsoft Loop and what changes it brings to the table for Microsoft 365 and much more. SOURCES: https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/microsoft-loop Feature v. Feature Twitter Poll: https://twitter.com/TeamMOWO/status/1455943816947458054 Join us LIVE on YouTube every Wednesday at 11AM CST: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCpcfSWANyDkBq0_s1f_1vvw 📱 Find us on social: Modern Workplace on Twitter: https://twitter.com/TeamMOWO 🔔 Subscribe to the YouTube channel: https://youtube.com/c/ClearConcepts?s... 📃 Watch related videos: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aUO89... LEARN MORE: Interested in starting the Modern Workplace journey at your organization? Learn more at http://mowo.ca 
Nov 10, 202158:50
Better Late Than Never

Better Late Than Never

In this week's episode of The MOWO Show, we discuss our initial thoughts on the announcements from Microsoft Ignite 2021.    VOTE for your favorite feature on Twitter:  Join us LIVE every Wednesday at 11AM CST.    SOURCES:    https://techcommunity.microsoft.com/t5/microsoft-teams-blog/what-s-new-in-microsoft-teams-october-2021/ba-p/2824105 https://news.microsoft.com/ignite-november-2021-book-of-news/  https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/microsoft-365/blog/2021/11/02/microsoft-office-transforming-for-the-hybrid-world New Feature v. Feature Twitter Poll: https://twitter.com/TeamMOWO/status/1455943816947458054 Join us LIVE on YouTube every Wednesday at 11AM CST: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCpcfSWANyDkBq0_s1f_1vvw 📱 Find us on social: Modern Workplace on Twitter: https://twitter.com/TeamMOWO 🔔 Subscribe to the YouTube channel: https://youtube.com/c/ClearConcepts?s... 📃 Watch related videos: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aUO89... LEARN MORE: Interested in starting the Modern Workplace journey at your organization? Learn more at http://mowo.ca 
Nov 03, 202158:17
A Hybrid Frame of Mind

A Hybrid Frame of Mind

This week Ryan and Alex cover a months worth of Message Center news as well as kick-off a new weekly competition called "Feature v. Feature". VOTE for your favorite feature on Twitter: https://twitter.com/TeamMOWO/status/1453401128297635843 Join us LIVE on YouTube every Wednesday at 11AM CST: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCpcfSWANyDkBq0_s1f_1vvw 📱 Find us on social: Modern Workplace on Twitter: https://twitter.com/TeamMOWO 🔔 Subscribe to the YouTube channel: https://youtube.com/c/ClearConcepts?s... 📃 Watch related videos: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aUO89... LEARN MORE: Interested in starting the Modern Workplace journey at your organization? Learn more at http://mowo.ca 
Oct 27, 202153:42
Feature v. Feature

Feature v. Feature

This week Ryan and Alex cover a months worth of Message Center news as well as kick-off a new weekly competition called "Feature v. Feature".     VOTE for your favorite feature on Twitter: https://twitter.com/TeamMOWO/status/1450863330441105414   Join us LIVE on YouTube every Wednesday at 11AM CST: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCpcfSWANyDkBq0_s1f_1vvw SOURCES:    Microsoft 365 Roadmap:  https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/microsoft-365/roadmap?filters= The Microsoft Admin Message Center (no link, sorry) 📱 Find us on social: Modern Workplace on Twitter: https://twitter.com/TeamMOWO 🔔 Subscribe to the YouTube channel: https://youtube.com/c/ClearConcepts?s... 📃 Watch related videos: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aUO89... LEARN MORE: Interested in starting the Modern Workplace journey at your organization? Learn more at http://mowo.ca 
Oct 20, 202146:21
Cranked to 11

Cranked to 11

The MOWO Show returns to YouTube this episode in our new "variety show" format.  We're bringing you news, tips, commentary on the world of Microsoft 365, Modern Workplace, cyber security and more.   Join us LIVE every Wednesday at 11AM CST.   SOURCES: https://techcommunity.microsoft.com/t5/microsoft-teams-blog/what-s-new-in-microsoft-teams-september-2021/ba-p/2793627 📱 Find us on social:   Modern Workplace on Twitter: https://twitter.com/ModernWorkplc     🔔 Subscribe to the YouTube channel: https://youtube.com/c/ClearConcepts?s...    📃 Watch related videos: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aUO89...     LEARN MORE: Interested in starting the Modern Workplace journey at your organization? Learn more at http://mowo.ca​
Oct 14, 202149:15
A Contractual Approach to Collaboration

A Contractual Approach to Collaboration

In this episode, Ryan and Alex discuss the idea of "Collaboration Contracts", written agreements between you and your colleagues on how to collaborate at work.   The Collaboration Contract by Loryan Strant and Susan Hanley: click here to read the full article on Sway. ----------------------------------- REGISTER FOR OUR UPCOMING WEBINARS:  MOWO LIVE Webinar Series Schedule (clearconcepts.ca) WANT TO BE ON THE SHOW?  Click here to register as a guest FOLLOW US: On YouTube... Modern Workplace by Clear Concepts... Modern Workplace on Twitter... Clear Concepts on Instagram. Our Hosts: Alex Henry & Ryan Bialek
Sep 09, 202137:53
A Steaming Pile of Stream

A Steaming Pile of Stream

In this episode, Ryan and Alex discuss a handful of 1st-party connectors and apps for Microsoft Teams.  Let the ranting commence! REGISTER FOR OUR UPCOMING WEBINARS:  MOWO LIVE Webinar Series Schedule (clearconcepts.ca) WANT TO BE ON THE SHOW?  Click here to register as a guest FOLLOW US: On YouTube... Modern Workplace by Clear Concepts... Modern Workplace on Twitter... Clear Concepts on Instagram. Our Hosts: Alex Henry & Ryan Bialek
Aug 26, 202158:57
Spam'n Eggs

Spam'n Eggs

In this week's show, Ryan and Alex are joined by Nino Vales who shares some advice on how to deal with scam tech support agents. REGISTER FOR OUR UPCOMING WEBINARS:  MOWO LIVE Webinar Series Schedule (clearconcepts.ca) WANT TO BE ON THE SHOW?  Click here to register as a guest FOLLOW US: On YouTube... Modern Workplace by Clear Concepts... Modern Workplace on Twitter... Clear Concepts on Instagram. Our Hosts: Alex Henry & Ryan Bialek
Aug 12, 202148:06
Turnover with the Times

Turnover with the Times

In this week's show, Ryan and Alex discuss a report from Microsoft on a reported "Turnover Crisis" happening across industries.  Not to be mistaken for the great Turnover pastry crisis from the 1800s that left the world in flakes. NOTES: Preparing for the Turnover Crisis (microsoft.com) Work Trend Index: Microsoft’s latest research on the ways we work. REGISTER FOR OUR UPCOMING WEBINARS:  MOWO LIVE Webinar Series Schedule (clearconcepts.ca) WANT TO BE ON THE SHOW?  Click here to register as a guest FOLLOW US: On YouTube... Modern Workplace by Clear Concepts... Modern Workplace on Twitter... Clear Concepts on Instagram. Our Hosts: Alex Henry & Ryan Bialek
Jul 22, 202134:18
The Great Digital Transformation Divide

The Great Digital Transformation Divide

In this week's show, Ryan and Alex discuss "consumer confidence", what that could mean for businesses owners, and how their digital setup can affect that. NOTES: https://www.bnnbloomberg.ca/consumer-confidence-in-canada-hits-record-on-vaccine-reopenings-1.1625423 https://clouddamcdnprodep.azureedge.net/gdc/gdcLdLXt9/original REGISTER FOR OUR UPCOMING WEBINARS:   MOWO LIVE Webinar Series Schedule (clearconcepts.ca) Bridging The Digital Transformation Divide - Webinar Registration (clearconcepts.ca) WANT TO BE ON THE SHOW?  Click here to register as a guest FOLLOW US: On YouTube... Modern Workplace by Clear Concepts... Modern Workplace on Twitter... Clear Concepts on Instagram. Our Hosts: Alex Henry & Ryan Bialek
Jul 08, 202144:40
Engagement Arrangement

Engagement Arrangement

 In this week's show, Ryan and Alex unpack what "Employee Engagement" means to us after reviewing a study by Gallop. Check out the study and more from Gallup.com: https://www.gallup.com/workplace/285674/improve-employee-engagement-workplace.aspx https://news.gallup.com/poll/165269/worldwide-employees-engaged-work.aspx https://www.gallup.com/workplace/266822/engaged-employees-differently.aspx REGISTER FOR OUR OFFICE 365 WEBINARS:  MOWO LIVE Webinar Series Schedule (clearconcepts.ca) WANT TO BE ON THE SHOW?  Click here to register as a guest FOLLOW US: On YouTube... Modern Workplace by Clear Concepts... Modern Workplace on Twitter... Clear Concepts on Instagram. Our Hosts: Alex Henry & Ryan Bialek
Jun 24, 202148:48
Languishing Mental Wellness

Languishing Mental Wellness

In this episode of the MoWo Show Podcast, Alex and Ryan are joined by Wellness Coach, Paul Keefe Follow Paul on LinkedIn. REGISTER FOR OUR OFFICE 365 WEBINARS:  MOWO LIVE Webinar Series Schedule (clearconcepts.ca) WANT TO BE ON THE SHOW?  Click here to register as a guest FOLLOW US: On YouTube... Modern Workplace by Clear Concepts... Modern Workplace on Twitter... Clear Concepts on Instagram. Our Hosts: Alex Henry & Ryan Bialek
Jun 10, 202157:32
Bring it to the Surface

Bring it to the Surface

In this episode of the MoWo Show Podcast, Alex and Ryan are joined by Microsoft Surface Specialist, Matt Petznick. Follow Matt on LinkedIn. REGISTER FOR OUR OFFICE 365 WEBINARS: MOWO LIVE Webinar Series Schedule (clearconcepts.ca) WANT TO BE ON THE SHOW? Click here to register as a guest FOLLOW US: On YouTube... Modern Workplace by Clear Concepts... Modern Workplace on Twitter... Clear Concepts on Instagram. Our Hosts: Alex Henry Ryan Bialek
May 27, 202149:08
Start with "Why?"

Start with "Why?"

In this episode of the MoWo Show Podcast, Alex and Ryan are joined by Evan Zaleschuck, Cloud Solution Architect at Microsoft. Follow Evan on LinkedIn. REGISTER FOR OUR OFFICE 365 WEBINARS: MOWO LIVE Webinar Series Schedule (clearconcepts.ca) WANT TO BE ON THE SHOW? Click here to register as a guest FOLLOW US: On YouTube...  Modern Workplace by Clear Concepts...  Modern Workplace on Twitter...  Clear Concepts on Instagram. Our Hosts: Alex Henry Ryan Bialek
May 13, 202145:43
Cybersecurity Check-in

Cybersecurity Check-in

In this episode of the MoWo Show Podcast, Alex and Ryan are joined by Nino Vales - our resident cybersecurity expert and technician at Clear Concepts. NOTES: MOWO LIVE Webinar Series Schedule (clearconcepts.ca) 7 Tips to Identify Phishing Emails (clearconcepts.ca) Adopting MFA Series Part 1: What is MFA? (clearconcepts.ca) WANT TO BE ON THE SHOW? Click here to register as a guest FOLLOW US: On YouTube... Modern Workplace by Clear Concepts... Modern Workplace on Twitter... Clear Concepts on Instagram. Our Hosts: Alex Henry Ryan Bialek
Apr 22, 202153:30
Reinventing Events

Reinventing Events

In this episode of the MoWo Show Podcast, Alex and Ryan sit down with Jonathan Strauss, President of Strauss Event & Association Management.  Enjoy the show!  NOTES:   Follow Jonathan on LinkedIn Learn more about Strauss Event & Association Management JOIN OUR MOWO LIVE WEBINARS ON MICROSOFT 365 Register Now Watch past sessions on YouTube WANT TO BE ON THE SHOW? Click here to register as a guest FOLLOW US: On YouTube... Modern Workplace by Clear Concepts... Modern Workplace on Twitter... Clear Concepts on Instagram. Our Hosts: Alex Henry Ryan Bialek
Apr 08, 202136:52
From Candy to the Cloud

From Candy to the Cloud

In this episode of the MoWo Show Podcast, Alex and Ryan sit down with Jared Bernatt, Product Manager and Microsoft veteran.   Enjoy the show! Follow Jared on LinkedIn WANT TO BE ON THE SHOW? Click here to register as a guest FOLLOW US: On YouTube... Modern Workplace by Clear Concepts... Modern Workplace on Twitter... Clear Concepts on Instagram. Our Hosts: Alex Henry Ryan Bialek
Mar 25, 202142:28
Put a Filter on It

Put a Filter on It

In this episode of the MoWo Show Podcast, Alex and Ryan sit down with Tammy Kasdorf, Business Development Manager at Web Wizards Inc.    Enjoy the show! Follow Tammy on LinkedIn Follow Web Wizards on LinkedIn Web Wizards Website BLOG:  The MOWO Show Podcast - Season Two Launches this Thursday WANT TO BE ON THE SHOW? Click here to register as a guest FOLLOW US: On YouTube... Modern Workplace by Clear Concepts... Modern Workplace on Twitter... Clear Concepts on Instagram. Our Hosts: Alex Henry Ryan Bialek
Mar 11, 202136:58
The MoWo Show Episode #44: Wrapping Up

The MoWo Show Episode #44: Wrapping Up

In our final episode of 2020, Ryan and Alex reflect on the past year of "The MoWo Show", including our missteps, favorite moments and lessons learned along the way. Enjoy! FOLLOW US: On YouTube... Modern Workplace by Clear Concepts... Modern Workplace on Twitter... Clear Concepts on Instagram. Our Hosts: Alex Henry Ryan Bialek
Dec 17, 202037:12
The MoWo Show Episode #43: Button-Down Bialek

The MoWo Show Episode #43: Button-Down Bialek

In this episode of the MoWo Show Podcast, Ryan Bialek gets his turn in the hot-seat as the interviewee.    Enjoy! FOLLOW US: On YouTube... Modern Workplace by Clear Concepts... Modern Workplace on Twitter... Clear Concepts on Instagram. Our Hosts: Alex Henry Ryan Bialek
Dec 10, 202040:43
The MoWo Show Episode #42: Inclusive Design in Mind

The MoWo Show Episode #42: Inclusive Design in Mind

In this episode of the MoWo Show Podcast, Alex and Ryan sit down with Accessibility Lead at Microsoft, Ricardo Wagner. Enjoy! NOTES: Blog post by Kevin Peesker, President of Microsoft Canada Learn about "International Day of Persons with Disabilities" Visit Microsoft's work on improving Accessibility in the workplace and home Follow Ricardo on LinkedIn FOLLOW US: On YouTube... Modern Workplace by Clear Concepts... Modern Workplace on Twitter... Clear Concepts on Instagram. Our Hosts: Alex Henry Ryan Bialek
Dec 03, 202046:60
The MoWo Show Episode #41: Travel Restrictions May Apply

The MoWo Show Episode #41: Travel Restrictions May Apply

This week, Ryan and Alex chat with Travel Counselor and co-founder of TechWPG, Aaron McMahon. Enjoy! NOTES: TechWPG Travel Manitoba Aaron's LinkedIn Follow Us: On YouTube... Modern Workplace by Clear Concepts... Modern Workplace on Twitter... Clear Concepts on Instagram. Our Hosts: Alex Henry Ryan Bialek
Nov 26, 202040:29
The MoWo Show Episode #40: A Modern Place to Work

The MoWo Show Episode #40: A Modern Place to Work

In this episode of the MoWo Show Podcast, Alex and Ryan sit down with Herman Miller Business Development manager, Geoff Lambert.   Enjoy!   NOTES:   Herman Miller's website Herman Miller Research Herman Miller Stories Geoff's LinkedIn Follow Us: On YouTube... Modern Workplace by Clear Concepts... Modern Workplace on Twitter... Clear Concepts on Instagram. Our Hosts: Alex Henry Ryan Bialek
Nov 19, 202050:31
The MoWo Show Episode #39: A Matter for HR

The MoWo Show Episode #39: A Matter for HR

In this episode of the MoWo Show Podcast, Alex and Ryan sit down with Human Resources Specialist, Millena Lazareti.  In this interview we discuss how the lockdown has impacted how Human Resources maintains their human touch. Enjoy! Notes: Follow Millena on LinkedIn HR from Afar Blog Payworks Website Follow Us: On YouTube... Modern Workplace by Clear Concepts... Modern Workplace on Twitter... Clear Concepts on Instagram. Our Hosts: Alex Henry Ryan Bialek
Nov 12, 202035:49
The MoWo Show Episode #38: Socially Distant

The MoWo Show Episode #38: Socially Distant

In this episode of the MoWo Show Podcast, Alex and Ryan sit down with a local digital media marketer, Alyson Shane.  Learn how she grew her own marketing agency, Starling Social, and get some tips on how to improve your businesses online presence. Enjoy! Notes: Follow Alyson on LinkedIn Follow Starling Social on LinkedIn Starling Social site   -------   Follow Us: On YouTube... Modern Workplace by Clear Concepts... Modern Workplace on Twitter... Clear Concepts on Instagram. Our Hosts: Alex Henry Ryan Bialek
Nov 05, 202054:59
The MoWo Show Episode #37: Cult of Mixed Reality

The MoWo Show Episode #37: Cult of Mixed Reality

In this episode of The MoWo Show Podcast, we sat down with John Luxford, CTO and co-founder of Flipside XR and learned how they managed the transition to 100% remote work. Enjoy! Notes: Follow John on LinkedIn Follow Flipside XR on LinkedIn Visit Flipside's website Follow Us: On YouTube... Modern Workplace by Clear Concepts... Modern Workplace on Twitter... Clear Concepts on Instagram. Our Hosts: Alex Henry Ryan Bialek
Oct 29, 202057:15
The MoWo Show Episode #36: Gone Phishing

The MoWo Show Episode #36: Gone Phishing

In this episode of the MoWo Show, our in-house cyber security expert, Nino Vales, returns for October's Cyber Security Awareness month. Enjoy! Notes:  Download Authenticator by Microsoft Download Google Authenticator Download 1Password Download LastPass Register to join our new live-stream series "Watch & Learn" Follow the podcast on the platform of your choice Follow Us: On YouTube... Modern Workplace by Clear Concepts... Modern Workplace on Twitter... Clear Concepts on Instagram. Our Hosts: Alex Henry Ryan Bialek
Oct 22, 202041:16
The MoWo Show Episode #35: Voice over IT

The MoWo Show Episode #35: Voice over IT

In this episode, Ryan and Alex are joined by Mitchell Wengreniuk, Territory Channel Manager for Microsoft Canada.  We discuss the Microsoft 365 Business Voice program, how accessible VoIP services have enabled workers to untether themselves from their desks and how the "Modern Workplace" benefits all workers from all walks of life. Enjoy! Follow Mitch on LinkedIn Other Notes: Register to join our new live-stream series "Watch & Learn" Follow the podcast on the platform of your choice Follow Us: On YouTube... Modern Workplace by Clear Concepts... Modern Workplace on Twitter... Clear Concepts on Instagram. Our Hosts: Alex Henry Ryan Bialek
Oct 15, 202034:53
The MoWo Show Episode #34: Fixated on the Frontline

The MoWo Show Episode #34: Fixated on the Frontline

In this episode, Ryan and Alex sit down with Gui Caravalhal, Scale Partner Lead at Microsoft Canada, and share stories on supporting frontline workers and small businesses. Enjoy! Follow Gui on LinkedIn Check out Gui's podcast, "Caught by Surprise" Follow Us:  On YouTube... Modern Workplace by Clear Concepts... Modern Workplace on Twitter... Clear Concepts on Instagram. Our Hosts: Alex Henry Ryan Bialek
Oct 13, 202035:55
The MoWo Show Episode #33 - A Meeting Worth Mention

The MoWo Show Episode #33 - A Meeting Worth Mention

In this episode, Ryan and Alex sit down with Diego von Söhsten, the CEO and founder of Teamworki.  We discuss how meetings and employee engagement has changed in 2020 and what the future may have in store. Enjoy!    Follow Diago on LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/diegovonsohsten/ Learn more about how Teamworki: www.teamworki.com  On LinkedIn: http://linkedin.com/company/teamworki  On Twitter: https://twitter.com/TeamworkiApp  On Facebook: https://facebook.com/teamworki  On Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/teamworkiapp/ Follow Us:  On YouTube... Modern Workplace by Clear Concepts... Modern Workplace on Twitter... Clear Concepts on Instagram. Our Hosts: Alex Henry Ryan Bialek
Oct 01, 202044:10
The MoWo Show Episode #32: A People-First Perspective

The MoWo Show Episode #32: A People-First Perspective

In this episode, Ryan and Alex sit down with Darlene Ott, the IT Director at the Winnipeg Foundation, and learn what it takes to run an effective IT team in the not-for-profit sector.   Enjoy! Learn more about the amazing work done by the Winnipeg Foundation: on their website... on LinkedIn... on Facebook... and on Twitter. Follow us on YouTube Modern Workplace by Clear Concepts Modern Workplace on Twitter Clear Concepts on Instagram Our Hosts: Alex Henry Ryan Bialek
Sep 24, 202045:22
The MoWo Show Episode #31: A Few Deep Breaths and a Tall Glass of Water

The MoWo Show Episode #31: A Few Deep Breaths and a Tall Glass of Water

In this episode, Ryan and Alex sit down with Agatha Gomes, a lifestyle coach and corporate consultant and coach for employee wellness.  During out discussion, we share personal stories on our experience with stress, burnout, and how we've learned to cope. Enjoy! Follow Agatha on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/HoliSelf/ HoliSelf on the web: https://www.holiself.ca/ Remember to ask Agatha about the MOWO Show promo. Modern Workplace by Clear Concepts Modern Workplace on Twitter Clear Concepts on Instagram Our Hosts: Alex Henry Ryan Bialek
Sep 17, 202049:14
The MoWo Show Episode #30: Behind the Microphone

The MoWo Show Episode #30: Behind the Microphone

We all have stories that define our relationship with the technologies we use today.  Many of them go back as far as childhood.   In this episode of the MOWO Show, Ryan Bialek asks the deep questions to learn more about his mysterious co-host, Alex Henry.   Enjoy! Modern Workplace by Clear Concepts Modern Workplace on Twitter Clear Concepts on Instagram Our Hosts: Alex Henry Ryan Bialek
Sep 10, 202026:56
The MoWo Show Episode #29 - A Push to Podcast

The MoWo Show Episode #29 - A Push to Podcast

In this episode of the MOWO Show, Alex Henry and Ryan Bialek discuss the format evolution of the show, and share some of their favorite stories on innovation in the workplace. Enjoy! Modern Workplace by Clear Concepts Modern Workplace on Twitter Clear Concepts on Instagram Our Hosts: Alex Henry Ryan Bialek
Sep 03, 202033:43
The MoWo Show - Episode 28: Teaming Up on Tips for Teams

The MoWo Show - Episode 28: Teaming Up on Tips for Teams

In this episode of the MoWo Show, Ryan and Alex share a few more of their favorite tips and tricks in Microsoft Teams. Using tags in Teams: https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/office/using-tags-in-teams-667bd56f-32b8-4118-9a0b-56807c96d91e Six things to know about chat in Microsoft Teams: http://support.microsoft.com/en-us/office/six-things-to-know-about-chat-in-microsoft-teams-88ed0a06-6b59-43a3-8cf7-40c01f2f92f2 Four things to know about group chats in Teams: http://support.microsoft.com/en-us/office/four-things-to-know-about-group-chats-in-teams-d563174d-ca98-440c-ade1-69176512122d Change moderator roles and settings in a channel: http://support.microsoft.com/en-us/office/change-moderator-roles-and-settings-in-a-channel-6ac54758-3440-4f6a-9bd5-cebf97cb7ea6 Modern Workplace by Clear Concepts Modern Workplace on Twitter Clear Concepts on Instagram Our Hosts: Alex Henry Ryan Bialek
Aug 27, 202026:56
The MoWo Show - Episode 27: Is That a Surface in your Pocket...?

The MoWo Show - Episode 27: Is That a Surface in your Pocket...?

In this episode of the MoWo Show, Ryan and Alex discuss the Surface Duo, DataFlex copyright issues, and SharePoint templates for Schools. https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/surface/devices/surface-duo?activetab=overview https://techcommunity.microsoft.com/t5/microsoft-sharepoint-blog/inform-and-engage-students-and-staff-with-sharepoint-site/ba-p/1557285 https://lookbook.microsoft.com/ Modern Workplace by Clear Concepts Modern Workplace on Twitter Clear Concepts on Instagram Our Hosts: Alex Henry Ryan Bialek
Aug 20, 202036:58
The MoWo Show - Episode 26: Not Your Average Database

The MoWo Show - Episode 26: Not Your Average Database

In this episode of the MoWo Show, Ryan and Alex reflect on how creating and managing databases at work has become more user-friendly for the average worker, and how Microsoft Lists and Power Apps in Microsoft Teams fit in to that picture. Modern Workplace by Clear Concepts Modern Workplace on Twitter Clear Concepts on Instagram Our Hosts: Alex Henry Ryan Bialek
Aug 13, 202015:05
The MoWo Show - Episode 25: Getting Emotional Over Emoji

The MoWo Show - Episode 25: Getting Emotional Over Emoji

In this episode of The MoWo Show, Ryan and Alex explore our most controversial topic ever - Emoji and GIFs in the workplace. Modern Workplace by Clear Concepts Modern Workplace on Twitter Clear Concepts on Instagram Our Hosts: Alex Henry Ryan Bialek
Aug 06, 202021:27
The MoWo Show - Episode 24: Feeling Inspired

The MoWo Show - Episode 24: Feeling Inspired

In this episode, Ryan and Alex reflect on their time (virtually) attending Microsoft Inspire 2020. https://news.microsoft.com/inspire-2020-book-of-news/ Modern Workplace by Clear Concepts Modern Workplace on Twitter Clear Concepts on Instagram Our Hosts: Alex Henry Ryan Bialek
Jul 30, 202021:30
The MoWo Show - Episode 23: Let's Add On

The MoWo Show - Episode 23: Let's Add On

In this episode, Ryan and Alex discuss some of our favorite add-ons and extensions for Microsoft Teams and Outlook. Modern Workplace by Clear Concepts Modern Workplace on Twitter Clear Concepts on Instagram Our Hosts: Alex Henry Ryan Bialek
Jul 23, 202018:35
The MoWo Show - Episode 22: Together Mode Mood

The MoWo Show - Episode 22: Together Mode Mood

In this episode, Ryan and Alex discuss the new features coming to Teams meetings, including "Together Mode". Modern Workplace by Clear Concepts Modern Workplace on Twitter Clear Concepts on Instagram Our Hosts: Alex Henry Ryan Bialek
Jul 16, 202023:52
The MoWo Show - Episode 21: Feature Reflections

The MoWo Show - Episode 21: Feature Reflections

In this episode, Ryan and Alex work reflect on Microsoft 365 features that have come out in the first half of 2020 and what we're looking forward to seeing in the second half. Modern Workplace by Clear Concepts Modern Workplace on Twitter Clear Concepts on Instagram Our Hosts: Alex Henry Ryan Bialek
Jul 09, 202029:29
The MoWo Show - Episode 20: MFA Is Here To Stay

The MoWo Show - Episode 20: MFA Is Here To Stay

In this episode of the MOWO Show, Nino returns as a guest speaker to talk password security and Multi-factor Authentication with us. Modern Workplace by Clear Concepts Modern Workplace on Twitter Clear Concepts on Instagram Our Hosts: Alex Henry Ryan Bialek
Jul 02, 202024:54
The MoWo Show - Episode 19: Artificially Intelligent

The MoWo Show - Episode 19: Artificially Intelligent

In this episode, Alex and Ryan discuss thoughts on the current state of A.I within Microsoft 365, it's future role in various industries, and how we're already using it today. Modern Workplace by Clear Concepts Modern Workplace on Twitter Clear Concepts on Instagram Our Hosts: Alex Henry Ryan Bialek
Jun 25, 202024:59
The MoWo Show - Episode 18: Rage Against Paper Processes

The MoWo Show - Episode 18: Rage Against Paper Processes

In this episode, Alex and Ryan discuss the perks of moving and creating onboarding processes into SharePoint Online and out of those old and dusty paper binders. Modern Workplace by Clear Concepts Modern Workplace on Twitter Clear Concepts on Instagram Our Hosts: Alex Henry Ryan Bialek
Jun 18, 202026:40
The MoWo Show - Episode 17: Not So Remote Anymore

The MoWo Show - Episode 17: Not So Remote Anymore

In this episode, Ryan and Alex share our thoughts on businesses opening back up over the past couple of weeks and how enabling staff to work from home needs to be part of the equation moving forward. Modern Workplace by Clear Concepts Modern Workplace on Twitter Clear Concepts on Instagram Our Hosts: Alex Henry Ryan Bialek
Jun 11, 202018:11
The MoWo Show - Episode 16: Preparing For Revival

The MoWo Show - Episode 16: Preparing For Revival

With everyone gearing up to go back into the office, Alex and Ryan discuss the lessons learned from the past months and how they can be carried forward to innovate how we operate under the new normal. Modern Workplace by Clear Concepts Modern Workplace on Twitter Clear Concepts on Instagram Our Hosts: Alex Henry Ryan Bialek
Jun 04, 202019:01
The MoWo Show - Episode 15: Add It To The List

The MoWo Show - Episode 15: Add It To The List

In this episode of the MoWo Show, Ryan Bialek and Alex Henry discuss the potential of Microsoft Lists and Project Cortex, coming to a tenant near you. Modern Workplace by Clear Concepts Modern Workplace on Twitter Clear Concepts on Instagram Our Hosts: Alex Henry Ryan Bialek
May 28, 202025:40
The MoWo Show - Episode 14: New Old Normal

The MoWo Show - Episode 14: New Old Normal

Ryan Bialek and Alex Henry discuss some of the challenges businesses will face as they prepare to reopen for the summer, and lessons learned over the past few months of working remotely. Modern Workplace by Clear Concepts Modern Workplace on Twitter Clear Concepts on Instagram Our Hosts: Alex Henry Ryan Bialek
May 21, 202023:17
The MoWo Show - Episode 13: Yammering On

The MoWo Show - Episode 13: Yammering On

Ryan Bialek and Alex Henry discuss the public preview of the new Yammer experience as well as upcoming changes to Microsoft Teams meetings. Modern Workplace by Clear Concepts Modern Workplace on Twitter Clear Concepts on Instagram Our Hosts: Alex Henry Ryan Bialek
May 14, 202025:21
The MoWo Show - Episode 12: Casually Co-Authored

The MoWo Show - Episode 12: Casually Co-Authored

Ryan Bialek and Alex Henry share stories on how co-authoring in Microsoft 365 has changed how they work everyday. Modern Workplace by Clear Concepts Modern Workplace on Twitter Clear Concepts on Instagram Our Hosts: Alex Henry Ryan Bialek
May 07, 202023:31
The MoWo Show - Episode 11: Getting The Word Out

The MoWo Show - Episode 11: Getting The Word Out

Alex Henry and Ryan Bialek share thoughts on options for sending mass communication out to your organization, such as email, SharePoint, Teams and Yammer. Modern Workplace by Clear Concepts Modern Workplace on Twitter Clear Concepts on Instagram Our Hosts: Alex Henry Ryan Bialek
Apr 30, 202035:27
The MoWo Show - Episode 10: For The Firstline!

The MoWo Show - Episode 10: For The Firstline!

Ryan Bialek and Alex Henry talk about the new F1 Microsoft 365 plan for Firstline workers. Modern Workplace by Clear Concepts Modern Workplace on Twitter Clear Concepts on Instagram Our Hosts: Alex Henry Ryan Bialek
Apr 23, 202017:24
The MoWo Show - Episode 9: Something About Online Meetings

The MoWo Show - Episode 9: Something About Online Meetings

Ryan Bialek and Alex Henry pitch a few tips on online meeting etiquette. Modern Workplace by Clear Concepts Modern Workplace on Twitter Clear Concepts on Instagram Our Hosts: Alex Henry Ryan Bialek
Apr 16, 202029:44
The MoWo Show - Episode 8: Guest Access in Teams

The MoWo Show - Episode 8: Guest Access in Teams

Ryan Bialek and Alex Henry tackle one of our most popular questions from clients - adding guests to your Teams! Modern Workplace by Clear Concepts Modern Workplace on Twitter Clear Concepts on Instagram Our Hosts: Alex Henry Ryan Bialek
Apr 09, 202019:44
The MoWo Show - Episode 7: Security for Remote Workers

The MoWo Show - Episode 7: Security for Remote Workers

Ryan Bialek and Alex Henry and our special guest, Nino Vales, discuss best practices for online security while working from home. Modern Workplace by Clear Concepts Modern Workplace on Twitter Clear Concepts on Instagram Our Hosts: Alex Henry Ryan Bialek
Apr 06, 202030:16
The MoWo Show - Episode 6

The MoWo Show - Episode 6

Even when we're isolated into our respectful homes, the (MoWo) show must go on!  Alex and Ryan reflect on our experiences over the past couple of weeks and answer some of your most popular questions! Modern Workplace by Clear Concepts Modern Workplace on Twitter Clear Concepts on Instagram Our Hosts: Alex Henry Ryan Bialek
Mar 26, 202028:09
The MoWo Show - Episode 5

The MoWo Show - Episode 5

Part 2 on our review of Microsoft's "Adopting Teams" framework where Alex and Ryan cover the "Experiment" and "Scale" phases. Modern Workplace by Clear Concepts Modern Workplace on Twitter Clear Concepts on Instagram Our Hosts: Alex Henry Ryan Bialek
Mar 21, 202018:16
The MoWo Show - Episode 4

The MoWo Show - Episode 4

In Part 1 on our review of Microsoft's "Adopting Teams" framework, Alex Henry and Ryan Bialek discuss the first phase, appropriately named "START".   Show Notes:  Adopt Microsoft Teams (official documentation)  Dynamics 365 Product Page Modern Workplace by Clear Concepts Modern Workplace on Twitter Clear Concepts on Instagram Our Hosts: Alex Henry Ryan Bialek
Mar 12, 202014:27
The MoWo Show - Episode 3

The MoWo Show - Episode 3

Alex Henry and Ryan Bialek pay their respects to the heroes of industry - Firstline Workers.  Come learn how Microsoft is also supporting them with some nifty tools and features. Modern Workplace by Clear Concepts Modern Workplace on Twitter Clear Concepts on Instagram Our Hosts: Alex Henry Ryan Bialek
Mar 05, 202019:20
The MoWo Show - Episode 2

The MoWo Show - Episode 2

Alex Henry and Ryan Bialek discuss the end of Windows 7, introduce the Champions Network, and the massive upgrades coming to Yammer in 2020. Show Notes: "Windows 7 support ends today, and Windows 10 is better than ever" "The Future of Yammer" Champions can register for the official Microsoft Champions Program Here "Create your champions program for Microsoft Teams" "Windows 10 deployment process posters" Windows Comprehensive Security Page Modern Workplace by Clear Concepts Modern Workplace on Twitter Clear Concepts on Instagram Our Hosts: Alex Henry Ryan Bialek
Feb 28, 202012:43
The MoWo Show - Episode 1

The MoWo Show - Episode 1

We are pleased to present the inaugural episode of our new weekly video series... The MoWo Show! Hosts Alex Henry and Ryan Bialek will take to the mics each week to cover a variety of technology topics that relate to your Modern Workplace journey.  Show Notes: Snip & Sketch Tool New Edge Browser Modern Workplace by Clear Concepts Modern Workplace on Twitter Clear Concepts on Instagram Our Hosts: Alex Henry Ryan Bialek
Feb 26, 202015:53