What Does a SharePoint Administrator Do? Responsibilities and Skills You Need


It takes a lot of people to run a successful SharePoint instance. And SharePoint administrators are crucial. You may have seen job postings for this position in the past and wondered, “What, exactly, does a SharePoint administrator do?”. SharePoint sites need managing, too.

Does Your Team Need Sharepoint Training?

WalkMe Training Station

When you research Sharepoint online, you’ll be confused by many definitions, but what exactly is it? To bring some clarity to the situation, let’s look at what Sharepoint is. What is Sharepoint? Most would consider Sharepoint a document management and collaboration tool. Research suggests Sharepoint is used by 78% of Fortune 500 companies. Why is Sharepoint Important? Sharepoint has two core functions. What Does Your Team Need Sharepoint Training?

Sharepoint for Learning and Communication: How can corporate learning and development staff use it more effectively?

Bottom-Line Performance

What does Hoarders have to do with Sharepoint collaboration spaces and training? Don’t get me wrong, SharePoint is tool that can work to support learning quite well. One of the benefits of a collaboration space like SharePoint is that many people can share and upload content.

How Important is a Sharepoint Tutorial For User Training?

WalkMe Training Station

Sharepoint has revolutionized the concept of collaboration, providing tools for sharing documents and data in evolving business landscapes. Sharepoint can be accessed via URL, which users can access in standard web browsers. Sharepoint’s main function is for storing documents and worksheets, as it’s integrated with Microsoft Office. This helps users navigate through the mass of features available, which are outlined below: What Features Does Sharepoint Have Built Into It?

Digital Asset Management – LCMS, ECM and SharePoint

Tony Karrer

Even still, most of these companies use relatively simple organization methods and the issues are getting developers to contribute assets, catalog them and then provide effective search and browsing. In practice, once things scale up, it becomes pretty hard to keep it organized and effectively find the assets you want. Oh, and let's not forget that a lot of companies are Using Sharepoint for the exact purpose of organizing the efforts and assets of learning development.

Learning, Net Generation, Mind Mapping, Brain Training, & SharePoint

Big Dog, Little Dog

SharePoint is not enterprise 2.0 [a Just a simple statement of fact: SharePoint is not enterprise 2.0. I reached this zen moment and it only took the first six hours of SharePoint Site Content Administrator (SCA) training for me to get there.

Making Employee Onboarding an Immersive Experience with Mixed Reality

Origin Learning

With significant progress in the fields of animation and 3D effects, VR headsets are now used in different industries to train people to do their jobs better. Earlier this week Microsoft pulled up a surprise with an announcement regarding SharePoint.

6 Training Trends for 2018 (and 3 you’re still not doing right)


Virtual instructor-led training (vILT) is quickly gaining traction as classroom training’s more cost-effective, less disruptive but equally effective cousin. Bonus : Embrace these virtual instructor-led training best practices to make your virtual training engaging and effective. #2:

12 Free Microsoft Teaching Tools

DigitalChalk eLearning

Perfectly combine the Windows 8 user experience with cutting-edge tools including basic editing tools, brilliant visual effects, frames, 1-Tap enhance, collage, text, tilt shift, and raw converter, all bundled together in one powerful package!

Knowledge Sharing in the Workplace: What’s the Big Deal?

InSync Training

It wasn’t cause and effect, but I was suddenly the eLearning Developer. I was scouring through SharePoint Sites – I was having a hard time finding info I needed. Virtually There Session Recap. During his recent Virtually There session , JD Dillon shared a fascinating story, "The week I joined a previous organization, our eLearning Developer quit. In my first project, I was picking up from behind and needed to find source info for this project.

Touch Enabled 3D Collaboration

Kapp Notes

Access to SharePoint document libraries. ProtoSphere, coupled with Microsoft’s latest innovations, brings professionals together from all over the world to a more effective, persistent, 3D environment for learning and collaboration.

Wikis and Learning – 60 Resources

Tony Karrer

I’m involved in several discussions around how to use Wikis as part of learning solutions. I wanted to collect a few resources around this topic for use in these discussions. So, of course, I went to eLearning Learning and I looked at Wiki , Collaborative Learning with Wikis , Wikis and eLearning 2.0 , Wikis Corporate eLearning , Social Learning with Wikis , Wiki Security and a few others. Here’s some of what I found: Why a Wiki?

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Touch Enabled 3D Collaboration

Kapp Notes

Access to SharePoint document libraries. ProtoSphere, coupled with Microsoft’s latest innovations, brings professionals together from all over the world to a more effective, persistent, 3D environment for learning and collaboration

Skills Training

Tony Karrer

I describe this as the Tilde Effect. As I was thinking about this week's: SharePoint in Corporate Learning - Free Micro Virtual Conference and my presentation March 17 on Web 2.0 I'm going to be curious to see what is described during the SharePoint sessions. Most training associated with SharePoint rollouts are more aimed at features and functions and it is up to the individual to figure out how that applies to their work and work group.

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The New Blend of Learning (#ASTDLN)

Learning Visions

Sharepoint and LMSs can get it to you, but it's not immediate -- the content is too long.). just enough (only what's needed in the form needed to effectively perform inside the business process. These are my live blogged notes from ASTD Learn Now Session with Conrad. Gottfredson and Bob Mosher of Ontuitive (formerly LearningGuide Solutions). I am. a co-facilitator for this 1.5 day conference, along with Bob, Conrad, and Chad. Udell of Float Learning.

What Is a Learning Management System? Four Basic LMS Functions You Need to Know.


However, some are packaged for popular software frameworks – for example, WordPress, Salesforce, SharePoint – and now ServiceNow. As regulatory requirements in all industries increase, it is critical that organizations communicate those broadly, consistently, and effectively.

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Top 10 eLearning Predictions for 2010

Tony Karrer

It puts forward lots of suggestions for how knowledge workers can leverage technology to make themselves more effective. She learned how to be an effective participant and this helped propel her to become a designer.

What’s Your Learning Tool Stack?

Clark Quinn

Seriously, this is important, as the tools we use and provide through the organization impact the effectiveness with which people can work. Also enterprise wide portal tools like Sharepoint. I woke up this morning thinking about the tools we use at various levels.

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E-Learning = Innovation = Science

E-Learning Provocateur

Classic experimental design is based on two hypotheses: the null hypothesis, in which the treatment has no effect; and the alternative hypothesis, in which the treatment has an effect.

Seven Things I Learned This Year

Tony Karrer

What I wrote more about in 2010 than past years: Text-to-Speech (8) OCW (3) SharePoint (8) eLearning Strategy (16) eLearning Tools (34) Corporate eLearning (18) Knowledge Worker (8) Authoring Tools (8) Voice (15) Knowledge Work (4) Captivate (11) Adobe Captivate (6) Enterprise 2.0 (6) Over the past few years, I spend part of December going back through my blog to recap a bit of what some of the key things I’ve learned over the course of the year.

5 Pitfalls to Avoid Before Switching to Blended Learning

Obsidian Learning

Don’t skip any of these steps, because what might have been an excellent face-to-face lecture will not always translate to effective online training. Blended learning is a powerful and effective strategy. There are several definitions and variants of the concept of blended learning.

New Technologies Making MOOCs Even Better

Your Training Edge

Corporate training has generally been more receptive to simulation-based learning, which has proven effective in fields from finance to healthcare.

Performance Support Basics: How to Help at the Moment of Need

Bottom-Line Performance

Oftentimes, organizations have hundreds (or even thousands) of sales aids and reference materials scattered across LMS’s, Sharepoint sites, and other locations. We met a fictitious target learner in a previous post. Her name is Kate. She’s a new sales rep just starting out in her territory.

Office 365 Video: Your Corporate YouTube

TechSmith Camtasia

Jack, also known as SharePointJack ( Follow @SharePointJack ) is a technology enthusiast, IT SharePoint administrator for a fortune 500 company, and a Camtasia user since 2009 who loves sharing and teaching others.

Seven 2017 Learning Trends: Novel or Norm?

Bottom-Line Performance

Videos, VR, and games all lend themselves to stories so the ability to craft compelling stories is going to be key to effective use of technologies. At the start of a new year – or the end of an old one – we love to read about trends.

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Thanks for Attending our Moodle Gamification Webinar!


Not only that, Sach Chaudhari, the CEO of Paradiso Solutions, also gave live examples of businesses like McDonald’s, that used gamification to train their employees effectively. Thank you for attending our webinar on Moodle Gamification held on Wednesday, 14th June, 2016.

Checking In

Tom Spiglanin

The first will be on Thursday on the subject of effective video for learning on a shoestring budget, and the second on Friday titled, “Lights, Camera … Wait, Who Has the Script?”

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5 Challenges Facing L&D Teams and the Learning Solutions That Solve Them

Leo Learning

Based on their goals, our consultants then plot out a learning technology strateg y that leverages these existing systems—and where absolutely necessary, allows the seamless implementation of new tools in a sustainable, cost-effective way.

Training Reinforcement: An Insurance Policy for Your Training

Knowledge Guru

But what good is a SharePoint site if learners can’t easily access it on their mobile device? Microlearning is highly effective for training reinforcement, but don’t let the hype deceive you: it isn’t always the answer.

Why Learning Content Curation Matters


The same is true with your LMS, SharePoint, or any other place where content may reside. Download our free white paper, The Effective Learning Organization ! Training departments generate volumes of content. What do you have in your library? Is it up-to-date? Useful? Relevant?

Session Notes: Breaking Down Silos @JD_Dillon #TrainingMag

Learning Visions

He''s starting to look for the content and can''t find a darn thing on the SharePoint site -- just loaded with docs and decks and stuff. So JD asked, how can I help them check their lists more effectively? Effectively killing the email attachment. These are my live blogged notes from the Training 2015 Conference and Expo happening this week in Atlanta. Forgive any typos or incoherencies. JD works in the higher-ed space, but is a corporate training guy.

Communication Planning is the Key to Learning Success


Without an effective communication strategy, training attendance suffers, time to competency expands, and return on investment (ROI) ultimately suffers. How do people at your organization learn about a training requirement or a learning event? Does their manager inform them?

Industry Happenings in 3D

Kapp Notes

The latest additions make the creation of immersive 3d learning and performance simulations even more cost effective than previous versions of the software. He added: “It’s our hope that with each new release, we make it easier for content developers to create simulations more efficiently and more cost effectively and that is exactly what we believe Thinking Worlds 3.3 A number of exciting things are happening in 3D space.

Why a Learning Ecosystem Will Supercharge Your Blended Learning Programs

Leo Learning

How do I track effectiveness and impact? What you’re likely to discover is that you’ll use a variety of tools and platforms to effectively deliver your blended learning programs, for example: Authoring tools to create eLearning and other digital content.

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Thinking e-learning strategy? Think video

Connect Thinking

This could be your intranet or Sharepoint platform. Please don’t hesitate to contact us if you would like to discuss how you might best approach a cost-effective video strategy. Every day, 98 years of video is being uploaded onto YouTube ( reference ).

Interesting Information via eLearning Learning

Tony Karrer

Also interesting topics: Cognitive , Effectiveness , LCMS , Social Network , iPhone , Director. Joe Deegan - Blender - Training Solutions Freeware , ILT , SWF , ROI , Wondershare , PowerCONVERTER , Adobe Captivate , Photoshop , SharePoint ( SharePoint Examples - Joe, can you help me?) We've implemented a few features in the eLearning Learning Community. You can see the first feature by visiting the site and clicking around on terms.

Performance Support Tools Your Employees Can Start Making Today

TechSmith Camtasia

It may not be the most technically advanced of all learning experiences, but when done well it seems to be highly effective and accessible, making it an attractive option to deliver learning.