Tomasz Poszytek on The MVP Show
May27

Tomasz Poszytek on The MVP Show

Full show notes available https://www.nz365guy.com/203 Continue Reading Mark Smith nz365guy’s Article on their blog Tomasz Poszytek on The MVP Show Tomasz Poszytek – Expert in enabling organizations to work more effectively, helping them to achieve it by leveraging their effectiveness through their business processes digitalization and optimization. He has lots of experience in Power Platform (Power Apps, Power Automate,...

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Marketing – Community and Tattoos with Emma D’Arcy
May25

Marketing – Community and Tattoos with Emma D’Arcy

Full show notes available here https://www.nz365guy.com/202 Continue Reading Mark Smith nz365guy’s Article on their blog Marketing – Community and Tattoos with Emma D’Arcy A Brief Introduction about Emma D’Arcy’s personal, educational and career Background How Emma spends her time during her free time and her hobbies Talks about how Emma started working with technology Emma’s community involvement...

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At Your Service: Pandemia and Customer Service
May25

At Your Service: Pandemia and Customer Service

In this episode, Shawn & Sarah talk about the pandemic and how it has affected opportunities to present to the community.   Sarah discusses a virtual session she held at D365UG Focus on optimizing Customer Service implementations and the blog article that supports it: Create a case with the email body in the Case description field in Dynamics 365 Background Automatic record creation in Dynamics 365 Customer Service has been...

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Role of Solution Architect in Power Platform Projects
May23

Role of Solution Architect in Power Platform Projects

This is a special episode of CRM Audio with MVP’s Gus Gonzalez, Neil Benson, and Joel Lindstrom. In this episode we dig into what the role of solution architect means and how it has changed in Power Platform projects with the shift to agile deployment methodologies. This episode is being simultaneously released on their podcasts, the CRM MVP Podcast and Scrum Dynamics, and I encourage you to… Continue Reading Joel...

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Sukrut Parab on The MVP Show
May20

Sukrut Parab on The MVP Show

Full show notes available https://www.nz365guy.com/201 Continue Reading Mark Smith nz365guy’s Article on their blog Sukrut Parab on The MVP Show Sukrut Parab is a Microsoft Business Applications MVP and the Senior Technical Architect working with Hitachi Solutions America Ltd based out in Los Angeles, USA. He is working with F&O (Formerly Dynamics AX) since the last 12+ years. Sukrut’s strong focus is on the technical...

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Integration of PowerApps and Power Automate with Microsoft Teams with Stuart Ridout
May18

Integration of PowerApps and Power Automate with Microsoft Teams with Stuart Ridout

Full show notes available here: https://www.nz365guy.com/200 Continue Reading Mark Smith nz365guy’s Article on their blog Integration of PowerApps and Power Automate with Microsoft Teams with Stuart Ridout TODAY’S GUEST Stuart Ridout Stuart Ridout is a Customer Success Manager at Microsoft specializing in modern workplace transformation. He’s an experienced digital transformation leader, strategist, and agent of...

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Agile Architects with Gus Gonzalez and Joel Lindstrom
May17

Agile Architects with Gus Gonzalez and Joel Lindstrom

I’m joined by Gus Gonzalez and Joel Lindstrom to discuss the role of solution architects in agile teams implementing Microsoft Business Applications. For full show notes visit: https://customery.com/50. Continue Reading Neil Benson’s Article on their blog Agile Architects with Gus Gonzalez and Joel Lindstrom I’m joined by Gus Gonzalez and Joel Lindstrom to discuss the role of solution architects in agile teams...

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Episode 79: Solution Architect's role in 'Agile' implementations
May17

Episode 79: Solution Architect's role in 'Agile' implementations

Depending on where you work as a Solution Architect you might be expected to be involved with a project from begining to end, or maybe just for bits and pieces during the project execution. Neil Benson, a Microsoft MVP and Agile Implementation expert invited me and Joel Lindstrom to discuss the role of a Solution Architect within the projects we normally implement. From small to large… Continue Reading Gus Gonzalez’s...

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André Arnaud de Calavon on The MVP Show
May13

André Arnaud de Calavon on The MVP Show

Full show notes available https://www.nz365guy.com/199 Continue Reading Mark Smith nz365guy’s Article on their blog https://www.nz365guy.com/andre-arnaud-de-calavon-on-the-mvp-show/ Blog Syndicated with Mark Smith nz365guy’s Permission

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Planting the seed
May12

Planting the seed

Mark and NEW Biz Apps MVP Iain chat with Elaiza Benitez & Alison Mulligan about their plant based diets and how they manage this at events. Twitter Tweets by benitezhere Tweets by AMulligan365     The post Planting the seed appeared first on PowerPlatform Podcast. Continue Reading Themarkchristie’s Article on their blog Planting the seed | PowerPlatform Podcast Mark and NEW Biz Apps MVP Iain chat with Elaiza...

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Design Architecture for Low-Code No-Code using CDS with Srikumar Nair
May11

Design Architecture for Low-Code No-Code using CDS with Srikumar Nair

Full show notes available here: Design Architecture for Low-Code No-Code using CDS with Srikumar Nair TODAY’S GUEST Srikumar Nair Srikumar Nair (Sri) is a Principal Group Program Manager on the Common Data Service which is the bedrock of PowerPlatform. Sri started his career as a developer building business applications and then moved in Windows Operating systems engineering. Over his professional career spanning 19 years,...

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Mohammad Reza Dorrani on The MVP Show
May06

Mohammad Reza Dorrani on The MVP Show

Full show notes available https://www.nz365guy.com/197 Continue Reading Mark Smith nz365guy’s Article on their blog Mohammad Reza Dorrani on The MVP Show Mohammad Reza Dorrani is a Microsoft Business Applications MVP & Principal consultant at Catapult Systems, with over 12+ years of experience with demonstrated ability to design and lead the implementation of enterprise applications. He is a Microsoft Power Apps &...

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Power Apps prototyping with Clément Olivier
May04

Power Apps prototyping with Clément Olivier

My guest is Clément Olivier from Javista in Nantes, France. Clément was recently awarded a Power Platform FastTrack Recognized Solution Architect designation. He was one of 8 first-time Power Apps architects and 5 Power BI architects to be recognised, in addition to a new group of Dynamics 365 Finance and Operations and Customer Engagement architects. It’s a recognition from the Microsoft… Continue Reading Neil...

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Dynamics 365 Sales Application with Amit Sivan
May04

Dynamics 365 Sales Application with Amit Sivan

Full show notes available here: https://www.nz365guy.com/192 Continue Reading Mark Smith nz365guy’s Article on their blog Dynamics 365 Sales Application with Amit Sivan TODAY’S GUEST Amit Sivan Amit Sivan is the Principal Group Product Manager at Microsoft. He has Strong analytical and demonstrated project management skills, as well as thorough working knowledge of System Development Life Cycle. Ability to gather, analyze...

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Episode 78: Hardcore Business Thinking (Part 2)
May04

Episode 78: Hardcore Business Thinking (Part 2)

This is part two of my review of businessThink, a book that transformed my career as a Solution Architect. I thought I could review the book and give you a ton of examples and best practices within an hour or so, and by the time I stopped recording more than 3 hours had gone by. This episode is Part 2 of 2, and it focuses on the last 4 rules described in the book. These rules will make you a… Continue Reading Gus...

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Kelly Kane on The MVP Show
Apr29

Kelly Kane on The MVP Show

Full show notes available https://www.nz365guy.com/195 Continue Reading Mark Smith nz365guy’s Article on their blog Kelly Kane on The MVP Show Kelly Kane is a Microsoft MVP whose passion is helping new users. As part of this passion, she hosts a webinar series called AX for Dummies and writes a blog called AX Soup. Blog Syndicated with Mark Smith nz365guy’s...

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Presales and Extracting IP with Brad Koontz
Apr27

Presales and Extracting IP with Brad Koontz

Full show notes available here https://www.nz365guy.com/198 Continue Reading Mark Smith nz365guy’s Article on their blog Presales and Extracting IP with Brad Koontz A brief introduction about Brad Koontz personal, family and career background Describes what is Atlanta famous for – a good place to visit Talks about how Brad spends his time with his family An introduction about Pre-sales and how important Pre-sale is in his...

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Justin Carter on The MVP Show
Apr22

Justin Carter on The MVP Show

Full show notes available https://www.nz365guy.com/193 Continue Reading Mark Smith nz365guy’s Article on their blog https://www.nz365guy.com/justin-carter-on-the-mvp-show/ Blog Syndicated with Mark Smith nz365guy’s Permission

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PowerApps Component Framework on PowerApps with Greg Hurlman
Apr20

PowerApps Component Framework on PowerApps with Greg Hurlman

Full show notes available here: https://www.nz365guy.com/188 Continue Reading Mark Smith nz365guy’s Article on their blog PowerApps Component Framework on PowerApps with Greg Hurlman is a New Yorker by birth, a Seattleite by happenstance, and a web developer for as long as there’s been a web to develop on-from PERL and VBScript then to .NET and TypeScript now. Blog Syndicated with Mark Smith nz365guy’s...

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Whats the Virtual Power Group
Apr20

Whats the Virtual Power Group

Listen to Mark and Iain talk to the founders of the Virtual Power Group https://VirtualPowerGroup.co.uk Tweets by VirtualPowerGrp The post Whats the Virtual Power Group appeared first on PowerPlatform Podcast. Continue Reading Themarkchristie’s Article on their blog Whats the Virtual Power Group | PowerPlatform Podcast Listen to Mark and Iain talk to the founders of the Virtual Power Group https://VirtualPowerGroup.co.uk…...

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Episode 77: Hardcore Business Thinking (Part 1)
Apr19

Episode 77: Hardcore Business Thinking (Part 1)

This is part one of my review of businessThink, a book that transformed my career as a Solution Architect. I thought I could review the book and give you a ton of examples and best practices within an hour or so, and by the time I stopped recording more than 3 hours had gone by. This episode is Part 1 of 2, and it focuses on the first 4 rules described in the book. These rules will make you a… Continue Reading Gus...

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When to Use Scrum for Microsoft Business Apps
Apr17

When to Use Scrum for Microsoft Business Apps

Is Scrum the best approach to use for every Microsoft Business Application? No! Join me, as we explore the Stacey and Cynefin models that help us make judgements about which types of applications are suited to a Scrum approach and which aren’t.  Continue Reading Neil Benson’s Article on their blog When to Use Scrum for Microsoft Business Apps Is Scrum the best approach to use for every Microsoft Business Application? No!...

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Dr Ludwig Reinhard on The MVP Show
Apr15

Dr Ludwig Reinhard on The MVP Show

Full show notes available Dr Ludwig Reinhard on The MVP Show Dr Ludwig Reinhard is a Dynamics 365FO/AX solution architect living in Germany. His specialization is in the finance and accounting area. A bachelor’s degree holder in Business Administration, an MBA and a PhD in Finance. In addition to that, Ludwig is a Microsoft MVP for business applications since 2017. Continue Reading Mark Smith nz365guy’s Article on their...

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The Latest Improvements of CDS CDM and Data with Maya Dumesh
Apr13

The Latest Improvements of CDS CDM and Data with Maya Dumesh

Full show notes available here: The Latest Improvements of CDS CDM and Data with Maya Dumesh TODAY’S GUEST Maya Dumesh Maya Dumesh is the Program Manager for data, search and reporting functions for CDS (Common Data Service) which is used as the native backend for the Power Platform family of products. Continue Reading Mark Smith nz365guy’s Article on their blog The Latest Improvements of CDS CDM and Data with Maya Dumesh...

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API Limits and Throttles in Power Platform with Sean McNellis
Apr12

API Limits and Throttles in Power Platform with Sean McNellis

This episode is brought to you by Maplytics by Inogic. Today we are joined by return guest Sean McNellis, Principal PFE with Microsoft.  Topics in this episde Changes to the pfe PowerShell libraries and .Net Core Service protection throttles and the reason for them Tips for building future friendly code and limiting API calls Covid-19 driving digital transformation and decoupling things that… Continue Reading Joel...

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Rebekka Aalbers on The MVP Show
Apr08

Rebekka Aalbers on The MVP Show

Full show notes available https://www.nz365guy.com/189 Continue Reading Mark Smith nz365guy’s Article on their blog Rebekka Aalbers on The MVP Show Rebekka Aalbers on The MVP Show Full Show notes can be found here: https://www.nz365guy.com/189 MVP Show notes A brief introduction about Rebekka Aalbers’ life and where she lives Talks about Rebekka’s area of specialization Blog Syndicated with Mark Smith...

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Power Platform Functional Consultant with Paddy Byrne
Apr06

Power Platform Functional Consultant with Paddy Byrne

Full show notes available here Power Platform Functional Consultant with Paddy Byrne Meet Paddy Byrne talk about his life and his passion for skydiving Where in the world is the best skydiving spot for Paddy Talks about how he able to incorporate the skydiving analogy to his current profession Conversations about his current profession A discussion about Paddy’s transition process from Dynamics Continue Reading Mark Smith...

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Episode 76: TOP 10 THINGS MVPs HATE
Apr05

Episode 76: TOP 10 THINGS MVPs HATE

In this episode, 4 Microsoft MVPs walk through the Top 10 things they hate in our industry. We talk about things we hate to see other MVPs, Microsoft, Partners, ISVs, and even ourselves doing! No one is safe. Guests: Daryl LaBar: https://twitter.com/ddlabar Joel Lindstrom: https://twitter.com/JoelLindstrom Gustaf Westerlund: https://twitter.com/crmgustaf Continue Reading Gus Gonzalez’s Article on their blog CRM MVP Podcast:...

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Imposter syndrome and cats with Emma D'Arcy
Apr03

Imposter syndrome and cats with Emma D'Arcy

This episode is brought to you by Maplytics by Inogic and D365UG. This week we talk with Emma D’Arcy all about what it means to deal with Imposter Syndrome and how it does indeed get better! Shawn & Emma talk about their own struggles and how the Dynamics Community has helped them not only overcome, but flourish and help to elevate others. They also talk a little bit about cats… Emma… Continue Reading Joel...

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When Worlds Collide
Apr02

When Worlds Collide

Remember that time when we said we didn’t do technical podcasts… Well today we are breaking that rule (never set a rule you can’t keep) We have Emma D’Arcy, Dilyana Radulova & Malin Donoso Martnes with us to talk about Microsoft Dynamics Marketing & ClickDimensions. You can find them here Tweets by DilyanaRadulova Tweets by TattooedCRMGirl The post When Worlds Collide appeared first on PowerPlatform...

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Andrew Welch on The MVP Show
Apr01

Andrew Welch on The MVP Show

Full show notes available https://www.nz365guy.com/187 Continue Reading Mark Smith nz365guy’s Article on their blog Andrew Welch on The MVP Show Andrew Welch is the Business Applications and Automation Group Director at Applied Information Sciences (AIS). He is responsible for solving business problems with creative and elegant use of the Microsoft Power Platform, which includes the Common Data Service, PowerApps, Power BI,...

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Power Platform update and deprecation deadlines are delayed
Mar30

Power Platform update and deprecation deadlines are delayed

This episode is brought to you by Inogic and their new Kanban Board for Dynamics 365 and Power Platform. James Phillips recently wrote a blog post “Our commitment to customers to help ensure business continuity” where he detailed plans to delay mandatory end of support and deprecation deadlines to remove pressure from customers and partners during this stressful time. 2020 Wave 1 will still… Continue Reading Joel...

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From Dynamics 365 to a Power Platform Startup with Hamish Sheild
Mar30

From Dynamics 365 to a Power Platform Startup with Hamish Sheild

Full show notes available here https://www.nz365guy.com/186 Continue Reading Mark Smith nz365guy’s Article on their blog From Dynamics 365 to a Power Platform Startup with Hamish Sheild This show is presented in partnership with Maptaskr A brief introduction about Hamish Sheild – family background and his experience as a stay home dad. Blog Syndicated with Mark Smith nz365guy’s...

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Space Invaders
Mar29

Space Invaders

Mark & Iain are joined by the one and only Jon Levesque. Chats about First Consoles, Top Game Series & New Consoles There is 100% no chat about Covid-19 or PowerPlatform on this podcast Find Jon Jon Levesque – Tech Evangelist & Storyteller Welcome to my website, i hope you will take a few moments to read my About page to learn a thing or two about me and then check out some of my work in the Portfolio to get a sense...

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Community Profile with Dave Burrell
Mar27

Community Profile with Dave Burrell

Today we have Music Legend and Cook Skillet….. Well close enough we have Dave Burrell with us to talk about his work in the community and the daily call he has setup while we are going through this Covid-19 stuff.   Find Dave here Dave Burrell – Power Platform Evangelist! Power Platform Evangelist! Tweets by DaveBurrell Dave Burrell I am a Microsoft Dynamics consultant and Solutions Architect and have been for almost...

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Fixing Your Scrum with Ryan Ripley
Mar27

Fixing Your Scrum with Ryan Ripley

Ryan Ripley joins me in Scrum Dynamics 46 to discuss his new book, Fixing Your Scrum. Ryan is a Professional Scrum Trainer with Scrum.org. We also discuss The suitability of Scrum for Microsoft Dynamics 365 and Power Platform projects. Is the Scrum framework appropriate for enterprise Dynamics 365 ERP projects and smaller Power Apps projects? Ryan’s advice for line-of-business managers… Continue Reading Neil Benson’s...

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Working from home, To-Do, and PowerPoint Coach
Mar25

Working from home, To-Do, and PowerPoint Coach

In today’s episode of ProdCast, (brought to you by Inogic), Matthew Anderson and Joel Lindstrom share their tips for working from home and review some recent updates to their favorite productivity tools, including on how PowerPoint can help improve your speaking skills through AI. Discussed on the show: Uplift desks Jabra GN PowerPoint Coach To-Do “My Day” view Quickly create tasks from… Continue Reading Joel...

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Eickhel Mendoza on The MVP Show
Mar25

Eickhel Mendoza on The MVP Show

Full show notes available https://www.nz365guy.com/185 Continue Reading Mark Smith nz365guy’s Article on their blog Eickhel Mendoza on The MVP Show Eickhel Mendoza is the Team Lead of Business Applications at Intelequia. He is in charge of all projects related to Office 365, Power Platform and Web Development. His experience comes from a variety of roles, like DNN platform development and operations, Project Management and the...

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The Scottish Summit Virus
Mar23

The Scottish Summit Virus

We chat about Scottish Summit, Working From Home, Virus’ and everything in between   @TheMarkChristie & @Bearded365Guy The post The Scottish Summit Virus appeared first on PowerPlatform Podcast. Continue Reading Themarkchristie’s Article on their blog The Scottish Summit Virus | PowerPlatform Podcast We chat about Scottish Summit, Working From Home, Virus’ and everything in between @TheMarkChristie…...

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A New Practice Model for 2020 with Chuck Ingram
Mar23

A New Practice Model for 2020 with Chuck Ingram

Full show notes available here A New Practice Model for 2020 with Chuck Ingram This show is presented in partnership with Maptaskr Chuck Ingram’s life – talks about his educational background, career background and his hobbies A conversation about how Chuck land into this technology industry Discusses the history of CongruentX Talks about the different model for his business and how these models work Chuck’s market...

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Live inside my daily scrums
Mar23

Live inside my daily scrums

This is a special, bonus episode of Scrum Dynamics with a live recording from inside my current Scrum teams’ daily scrums. Take a sneak peek as my development teams share their progress with each other and adjust the sprint backlog as they learn more about they’ve accomplished.  Continue Reading Neil Benson’s Article on their blog Live inside my daily scrums This is a special, bonus episode of Scrum Dynamics with a...

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Episode 75: Top 10 MISTAKES New Consultants make
Mar22

Episode 75: Top 10 MISTAKES New Consultants make

For this episode, I wanted to focus on the common mistakes new professionals – specially consultants – make when they get started in their new role. This list comes from mistakes I made personally, and mistakes I’ve seen former colleagues and people in the industry make. How many of these mistakes have you made in the past? Continue Reading Gus Gonzalez’s Article on their blog CRM MVP Podcast: Episode 75: Top...

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What you need to know about D365 and Power Platform Wave 1 2020
Mar21

What you need to know about D365 and Power Platform Wave 1 2020

This episode is brought to you by Inogic and their new Kanban Board for Dynamics 365 and Power Platform. Wave 1 2020 for Power Platform and Dynamics 365 is right around the corner. In today’s episode, Joel Lindstrom and Shawn Tabor cover what you need to know and how to prepare for the update. Topics covered: Team member license enforcement Dynamics 365 Sales Product visualize Dynamics 365… Continue Reading Joel...

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Ed Gonzales on The MVP Show
Mar18

Ed Gonzales on The MVP Show

Full show notes available https://www.nz365guy.com/183 Continue Reading Mark Smith nz365guy’s Article on their blog Ed Gonzales on The MVP Show Ed Gonzales is a Microsoft Business Applications MVP and Certified Trainer. He has been working in technology for twenty-five years, covering many roles and developing new ones along the way. His journey to bring relationship management (xRM) solutions to his employers has led to several...

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From SI to ISV at Speed with Kevin Francis
Mar16

From SI to ISV at Speed with Kevin Francis

Full show notes available here https://www.nz365guy.com/182 Continue Reading Mark Smith nz365guy’s Article on their blog From SI to ISV at Speed with Kevin Francis This show is presented in partnership with Maptaskr The origin story of Kevin’s life – where he lives and family background A brief introduction to Kevin’s career background Kevin’s journey from SI to ISV What made Kevin focus on Microsoft...

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Alex Meyer on The MVP Show
Mar11

Alex Meyer on The MVP Show

Full show notes available Alex Meyer on The MVP Show Alex Meyer graduated from Iowa State University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Engineering. His focus area in his degree is in networking and security. He is a current Microsoft MVP in Business Applications. Currently, Alex works as the Director of Dynamics AX/365 Finance and Operations Development at Fastpath Inc. Continue Reading Mark Smith nz365guy’s Article...

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Change Management and 8 Pillars In Business Transformation with Janet Robb
Mar09

Change Management and 8 Pillars In Business Transformation with Janet Robb

Full show notes available here: Change Management and 8 Pillars In Business Transformation with Janet Robb TODAY’S GUEST Janet Robb Janet Robb has worked in the Dynamics world for over 13 years. She is a leading Power platform Community member and runs a power platform conference every year in Ireland. Her passion is for the success for ALL involved within the project both during and after going live. Continue Reading Mark Smith...

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Episode 74: COMPLACENCY KILLS
Mar08

Episode 74: COMPLACENCY KILLS

Jocko Willink, a former US Navy SEAL Commander has a motto: “Discipline Equals Freedom”, and if we apply this motto to Dynamics 365 we can see a connection between the discipline to maintain a successful Dynamics 365 Solution equals to a ton of freedom when it comes to being constantly “putting out fires” within the system. Even the most successful Dynamics 365 implementations can die if the… Continue...

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Everybody should use CDS
Mar06

Everybody should use CDS

This episode is brought to you by Inogic and their new Kanban Board for Dynamics 365 and Power Platform. The coronavirus COVID-19 has changed the technology world. People are working remotely, conferences are canceled. On this podcast, we talk about the changes to D365UG Summit Barcelona, MVP summit, and other conferences. To help organizations combating the crisis, Microsoft is making the… Continue Reading Joel...

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James Crowter on The MVP Show
Mar04

James Crowter on The MVP Show

Full show notes available https://www.nz365guy.com/179 Continue Reading Mark Smith nz365guy’s Article on their blog James Crowter on The MVP Show James Crowter has been working as a consultant with Dynamics NAV since 1996 and Dynamics CRM since 2005. The Managing Director at Clever Dynamics from Wolverhampton, UK. He has founded Technology Management which employs over 100 people looking after 400 + clients, also works for...

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