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Sippin’ our own champagne part 2

Projects are our bread and butter. In the first couple of years of business, we had a manageable number of projects and it made sense for us to keep track of progress of these in traditional ways, such as spreadsheets and even manually created P...

M365 Monthly Update: June

As the end of the financial year rolls around, Microsoft are starting to deliver on some of their big money Teams updates, namely chat bubbles, PowerPoint live integrations and attendance reporting. These new interactive features ...

Site Creation Automation

There is quite an appetite with our clients on being able to provision template sites at a click of a button (or more precisely, a submission for a list item). There are a whole range of benefits for business units to be able to use a list to tr...

Microsoft Viva explained

There have been a lot of exciting announcements this year about Microsoft Viva. So we asked two experts, Karlee Scott-Murphy and Angus Florance to drill down and explain what the new employee experience platform Viva is all about. They were inte...

M365 Monthly Update: May

There’s no shortage of new Microsoft 365 features and updates this May. This month’s article features a range of services - from locking meetings to chatting with external guests to new admin guides, there’s a...

Internet Explorer 11 is going

Internet Explorer 11 is in the final stretch of its life. It will become unsupported on the 17th of August 2021. So what does this mean? Microsoft 365 apps and services have slowly been ending support on IE11 since its decommissioning date was a...

Sippin’ our own champagne

At Engage Squared we like to ‘drink our own champagne’, (‘eating our own dog food’ was a contender but we prefer champagne to dog food). As a fast-growing business, we know first-hand how digital solutions can save time and improve pro...

What you need to know about the new Microsoft Stream

The way end users consume and experience video is changing with the new Microsoft Stream upgrade. And it is not just a facelift with an updated design and some extra features. Stream is fundamentally changing inside and out. Custo...

M365 Monthly Update: April

April has flashed by in the blink of an eye, and we've recapped the latest updates from M365 to keep you up to date. Custom organisation-wide backgrounds, SharePoint templates and new capabilities for Outlook on the web are just some of the upda...

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....