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The history of Microsoft

In the first week of April, way back in 1975, Paul Allen and Bill Gates - a pair of geeky buddies who met in high school - created Microsoft. That means, this week, Microsoft turned 46 years old....

Microsoft Teams and SharePoint permissions explained

As part of a recent webinar we ran, our Solutions Architect, Andrew Jolly, explained how the relationship and permissions work between a Microsoft Team and its underlying SharePoint Site. The webinar was a huge success but the real winners were the ...

Supercharge frontline worker transformation with Teams: 6 Tips to get you started

Over the last year we have been reminded of the huge value of frontline workers. From healthcare to retail and transport to construction, they have a unique responsibility to embody company values and act on strategic initiatives whilst maintain...

Running effective Board and Committee meetings

During Covid-19 lock-downs Board and Committee meetings have gone virtual. Photo credit Nastuh Abootalebi Unsplash. A Board member perspective of Microsoft Teams To enable quality connection and communication, it is impo...

M365 Monthly Update: March

You've probably been bamboozled by Ignite 2021 updates over the last few weeks. We covered a number of them from the great additions to the interactive meeting experience across Teams to the focus on employee experience with the Viva unveiling. ...

What I learned in my first year with Engage Squared

Matt meeting our senior leaders in Perth after a year of remote working. From left to right: Stephen, Matt, Tom, Justin and Claudia A year of remote working It’s strange to think it’s been over a year since&nbs...

Enhanced Meeting experiences in Teams

Unlike most people, I look forward to the Teams Meetings that we have increasingly attended since working remotely became the norm. Even if the meeting content is not hugely exciting, I’m still happy to interact&n...

International Women’s Day 2021

As International Women's Day is celebrated across the world, it's an opportunity for us to celebrate the women of Engage Squared and the positive changes that have been made. Within the technology industry, the current average of female staff...

Engaged Squared elevated to highest tier of the Microsoft Content Services Program

A year after joining the Content Services Partner Program, we are proud to announce we have been elevated to the highest tier of the program - Preferred Partner - by Microsoft. As a preferred partner of the Microsoft 365 Content Services ...

M365 Monthly Update: February

Fall in love with the latest feature updates this February from Microsoft. We've rounded up our best of the bunch from the last month so you don't have to. February might be a short month but there is no shortage of updates across the M365 suite...