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Reimagine Remote Working with Microsoft Teams

By : Sathish Veerapandian, Harsharanjeet Kaur, Ashok Madhvarayan, Sriram Rajamanickam
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Reimagine Remote Working with Microsoft Teams

By: Sathish Veerapandian, Harsharanjeet Kaur, Ashok Madhvarayan, Sriram Rajamanickam

Overview of this book

The outbreak of the pandemic has forced the world to embrace remote working and the modern style of virtual business. However, end users may find it challenging to cope with this sudden change in working style, not aware of all the features and remote working tools available to make their life easy. Microsoft Teams is an exceptional platform, adopted by many organizations for unified communication and collaboration, and this book will help you to make the most of its capabilities. Complete with step-by-step explanations and screenshots, this book guides you through the topics that you'll find useful in your daily use of Teams. You'll learn how to manage your teams and projects with Microsoft Teams in a structured and organized way. The book provides hands-on information with a focus on the end user side to help corporate users to increase productivity and become a Microsoft Teams superuser. Finally, you'll explore the most effective ways of using the app with best practices and tips and tricks for making the most of the features available for your scenario. By the end of this Microsoft Teams book, you'll have mastered Microsoft Teams and be fully equipped as a modern collaboration end user to effectively increase your remote work productivity.
Table of Contents (15 chapters)
Section 1 – Managing Your Meetings, Projects, and Workforce
Section 2 – Collaboration, Events, and Communication
Section 3 – All about Security, Client Automation, Teams Etiquette, and Tips and Tricks

Chapter 10: Productivity Tips and Tricks

In this last chapter, we will go through the module that will help us learn some Microsoft Teams tips and tricks. Every week, Microsoft releases tips and shortcuts to help you be more productive and efficient with this powerful tool.

It will be useful to visit every week to see the new features being launched for the Microsoft Teams client.

Because this is a continual update, we'll include a few key takeaways in this chapter that might be extremely useful for anyone utilizing Microsoft Teams.

In this chapter, we will cover the following learning objectives:

  • Creating a team – proper naming standards
  • Background images in Teams
  • Live captions in a Teams meeting
  • Validating your network health during a Teams meeting
  • Using Proximity Join to attend Teams meetings

After completing this chapter, you will be completely confident...