TGIF-good morning! Welcome to the end of another workweek and to our cloud news. Enjoy the informative items we’ve chosen for you today. Have a super productive day and a great weekend!
Read about how Microsoft plans to “set a new bar” with Dynamics 365. Microsoft Cloud partner, Steve Mordue, tells us in this article from the Microsoft Community Blog what we can expect and talks about the many new features and capabilities of this upcoming platform.
Watch this short video about what will happen to your Dynamics CRM database with the upcoming common data model? Scott Durrow, a passionate Dynamics CRM solution specialist, tells us about how Dynamics CRMwill sit alongside the Common Data Model, or CDM..
Dynamics AX is now integrated with Microsoft Flow. By the end of September we will release a more couple new features for flow. To learn more, visit the Microsoft Flow Blog.
Just because of its straightforward interface underestimate the latent aptitude of the Office 365 admin. center. There is a lot you can do in the admin center. To read about its many capabilities, read this article from InfoWorld.
Microsoft has mentioned that they are working with “auto companies” to bring Office 365 communication and collaboration services to the car. One of the first automotive companies to bring Office 365 to the cars will be Daimler AG. To read about the many features that will be offered, check out this article from PowerUser.
Microsoft has made it easier for you to submit your timesheets, wherever you are. Now you can track your hours from your phone. This supports Nadella’s vision of Microsoft being a “mobile- first” company. In today’s world, people are on the go, and need to be able to do many things from their phone. Way to go Microsoft on changing and evolving with the times! Read about this awesome feature here.
We all know that good marketing automation can help to optimize efficiency and customer service, drive revenue, and increase sales, so why is it being used so poorly? Read this article from PowerXRM to find out the top three reasons.
Microsoft Dynamics CRM workflows are an amazing tool. They allow for simple, or complex automation of tasks within Dynamics CRM that can make an incredible difference to an organization.If only we could define variables, right? Custom actions, yet again, to the rescue. Now you can. Read this CRM Tip of the Day.
We talked yesterday about the importance of nurturing your leads. How you view them in your lead form is also important. Likely, you will want to look at customizing the information displayed on views for leads. In this article from Ledgeview Partners, some of the changes, or customizations, you may want to consider will be discussed.
Do you ever look at a piece of content and feel a sad swell of nostalgia? It did so well back then, when it was first published. Read this article from SmallBusiness Trends, in which Ann Smarty gives some great tips on how to revive old content and make it new again.
If you haven’t heard of the Marketing guru, @JeffBullas, you need to start reading his things. He writes some great blogs and e-books on different marketing and social media topics. Well, I came across this awesome article were Jeff gives 10 Quick Tricks To Immediately Drive More Traffic to Your Website.
Do you tend to dominate the conversation a lot of the time or do you let people talk and just….listen? Listening is essential to conversation. Conversation is a two way street after all! By being a good listener, you get much more than being a big talker. You learn about other people, and understand what makes them tick. I can’t stress how important listening is when dealing with customers. Checkout this flowchart from Hubspot, in which you will find out if, in fact, you are a good listener and what kind of listener you are.