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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 4: Managing Collaboration in Teams

One of the main aspects required for a strong team is collaboration. There are several communication solutions that are available on the market, however, Microsoft Teams is more convenient in terms of integrating with Office software such as Microsoft Word, Excel, OneNote, and other applications. This is an important factor to consider because Microsoft Office applications have been hardwired into the work culture of a majority of people. Microsoft Teams, a communication platform built by Microsoft, aids smooth integration with these Office applications and makes end users' lives easier by utilizing these applications.

In this chapter, we will look at a few applications that can help us to improve collaboration with coworkers by using Microsoft Teams as a centered workplace environment. The intriguing aspect of this chapter is that we can be completely comfortable in using all the components that we will cover, or we can use only a...