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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 3: Workforce Management in Teams

Managing the workforce is a key aspect of every organization because skilled employees can deliver top customer satisfaction by ensuring excellent quality of service - and this produces great businesses. Workforce management is a set of processes that companies use to create, manage, and measure the productivity of their employees. Currently, many organizations are looking for flexible employees who can adapt to short-term changes and availability, and of course considering the employee preferences and the work timings.

Microsoft Teams is a hub for collaboration. Microsoft has provided built-in, ready-to-use sample apps in the Microsoft Teams store that can be used for various business purposes and are divided into the categories of productivity, collaboration, project management, personal apps, and much more. A key feature of these sample apps is that they can be used as is or can be customized for your organization's needs. Sample...