This post is brought to you by motivational Shia LaBeouf One of the things I often struggle with is keeping up with the desire to learn. I am a self-confessed professional procrastinator. Working at an ISV means I’m not in the Dynamics product as a whole, day in and day out. I’m often solely focused … Continue reading How to Stay Motivated!
I was yesterday years old when I learned that I could add emojis to my Microsoft To-Do lists! I’m not sure about everyone else, but something about those colourful little icons beside my lists just fill me with satisfaction and joy. In this short but oh so sweet and colourful blog, I’ll share what I've … Continue reading How to add Emojis to your Microsoft To-Do lists!
If you’re like me, I enjoy a quick (or not so quick!) scroll through my twitter feed at random points during the day – sometimes before bed (a habit I need to break, I know), while at lunch or even while waiting for the kettle to finish boiling in the office break room. During these … Continue reading Creating a Twitter To Read List with Microsoft Flow and To-Do!
Yesterday while I was driving home from CRMUG in Chattanooga, TN, I was listening to the CRM MVP Podcast Episode 58 hosted by the fantastic Forms Pro guru Megan Walker. In this episode (which I highly recommend giving a listen to!) Megan talks about her top 10 favourite things about Forms Pro. I found this … Continue reading Marketing Lists vs Views
When should I send that Summer BBQ invite email? With the addition of Unified Interface to the Dynamics 365 comes some new features including the new Calendar Control. The Calendar Control allows you to view a set of records on a calendar, making it really easy to see any records that rely on a date … Continue reading Implementing The Calendar Control in Unified Interface.
At its most basic level, Dynamics Customer Engagement is a tool that allows you to maintain a virtual Rolodex – it’s a central location where you can easily look up an Account, see all the Contacts related to that Account and if there are any potential Leads related. You get a complete picture of your … Continue reading Dynamics 101: The Core Records – Leads, Contacts and Accounts
Build cool things - help others! First things first - I know a lot of my recent posts have been about events I have attended and I promise we'll get back to the good stuff of Dynamics: CE soon, but I wanted to share my experiences in the hopes that it will inspire others to … Continue reading MBAS Hack4Good Hackathon: What I learned and why I’d do it again.
With the release of Dynamics 9.0 came Microsoft's new Unified Interface, bringing a fresh new look and feel to the Customer Engagement product. Before we take a look at the new ClickDimensions interface, let's explore what Unified Interface is and why Microsoft chose to implement this new look. So what is Unified Interface? Well Microsoft … Continue reading ClickDimensions Releases Unified Interface Update
This weekend I had both the pleasure of attending and the absolute honour of speaking at a D365 Saturday event in my favourite European city - Amsterdam! As with all community events, it was attended by some of the best and the brightest in the Dynamics community with talks ranging from the inspirational to full … Continue reading My first weekend D365 event and why you should attend one!
Are you completely new to Dynamics and have no clue where to start? Perhaps you've started a new job that uses Dynamics 365 to manage their Customer Relationships or you're wondering what all the fuss is about? Do all these conversations about Entities and Modules and Relationships and Records have you as confused as this … Continue reading The Many Faces of Dynamics CE