Creating a PowerApps COE with  Simon Owen
Dec30

Creating a PowerApps COE with Simon Owen

Full show notes available here Creating a PowerApps COE with Simon Owen This show is presented in partnership with Maptaskr Simon’s brief introduction about his life and what he does when he’s not working Talks about his educational and professional background How Simon started with the Power Platform Talks about his journey to GSK Discussion about what is GSK, who is GSK Continue Reading Mark Smith nz365guy’s...

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Episode 69: New Year's Resolutions…for you
Dec29

Episode 69: New Year's Resolutions…for you

For the last episode of 2019 I decided to compile a list of 12 New Year’s Resolutions for 2020. This list will include things that are challenging for some, and some that might be too easy, but every listener should be able to select at least 1 option from this list and make it a goal for the year. Get ready to take some notes and decide whether you will pick 1 or more options from this list… Continue Reading Gus...

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Kylie Kiser on The MVP Show
Dec25

Kylie Kiser on The MVP Show

Full show notes available Kylie Kiser on The MVP Show Kylie Kiser has been working with Microsoft Dynamics 365 since 2010. In this time, she has assisted with an upgrade for a system with 1,500+ users as well as worked on, and refined, complex customizations. As part of the CRM User Group, Kylie was named a CRMUG All-Star in 2015. Continue Reading Mark Smith nz365guy’s Article on their blog Kylie Kiser on The MVP Show Kylie...

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Microsoft Product Insights with Judd Salisbury
Dec23

Microsoft Product Insights with Judd Salisbury

Full show notes available here: Microsoft Product Insights with Judd Salisbury Judd Salisbury is an experienced Senior Program Manager with a background in data-driven strategies, agile methodologies, big data, and telemetry/analytics. His experience covers: Judd Salisbury’s background – where he lives and where he has travelled His interests and how he spends his spare time Judd’s journey working with Microsoft...

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Power Platform Updates and Scott Millwood Interview
Dec23

Power Platform Updates and Scott Millwood Interview

It’s the final Power Platform Brief of 2019.  Bringing updates on Microsoft’s Power Platform including connectors for components, improved unified interface, Teams domination and an interview with Yesflow co-founder Scott Millwood.   Continue Reading Brad Koontz and Joel Lindstrom’s Article on their blog Power Platform Updates and Scott Millwood Interview It’s the final Power Platform Brief of 2019. ...

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CRM Audio Holiday Party 2019
Dec23

CRM Audio Holiday Party 2019

This episode is brought to you by D365UG. View this episode on YouTube: It’s the end of 2019, and we are having a party, with Jim Novak, Julie Yack, Nick Doelman, Lisa Crosbie, George Doubinski, Shawn Tabor, Antti Pajunen, David Yack, Elaiza Benitez, Kylie Kiser, Sarah Jelinek, Emma D’Arcy, and Joel Lindstrom. We review 2019 in business applications, talk about the highlights of the… Continue Reading Joel...

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F&O Enhancements and Managing Change with Sukrut and Satish
Dec20

F&O Enhancements and Managing Change with Sukrut and Satish

This episode is brought to you by D365UG. Today we have a F&O focused episode with MVP Sukrut Parab and Sr. Architect Satish Panwar Discussed in this episode: How the F&O update process works Delaying updates Managing updates during a deployment Feature Management Workspace Dual Write Printing enhancements in F&O Links: Sukrut Parab https://www.linkedin.com/in/sukrut-parab-534ba1a/ … Continue Reading Joel...

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Paul O’Flaherty on The MVP Show
Dec18

Paul O’Flaherty on The MVP Show

Full show notes available https://www.nz365guy.com/157 Continue Reading Mark Smith nz365guy’s Article on their blog Paul O’Flaherty on The MVP Show Paul O’Flaherty on The MVP Show Full Show notes can be found here: https://www.nz365guy.com/157 MVP Show notes A brief introduction about Paul’s life – originally from the UK, worked in the middle east where he met his wife and moving to New Zealand with Blog...

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Power Automate with Audrie Gordon
Dec16

Power Automate with Audrie Gordon

Full show notes available here: Power Automate with Audrie Gordon TODAY’S GUEST Audrie Gordon Audrie Gordon is a Senior Program Manager on the Power Automate team at Microsoft who is very passionate about the many tools on the Microsoft Power Platform, such as PowerApps, Microsoft Flow, and Power BI. She is also known as Continue Reading Mark Smith nz365guy’s Article on their blog Power Automate with Audrie Gordon...

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Episode 68: Dear Microsoft…
Dec15

Episode 68: Dear Microsoft…

Since every item in our list to Santa these holidays are all improvements to Microsoft Dynamics 365 we figured it would make more sense to just as Microsoft Directly. So I asked fellow CRM MVPs Chris, Gustaf, and Nick to jump on a mic and share their list LIVE so you can hear our reactions and recommendations to each other and to Microsoft. Guests: Chris Cognetta: 

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#SS2020 – Alison Muligan
Dec13

#SS2020 – Alison Muligan

Our first speaker interview for Scottish Summit is Alison Mulligan from Maximus IT – Find out what she will be talking about in Scotland The post #SS2020 – Alison Muligan appeared first on PowerPlatform Podcast. Continue Reading Themarkchristie’s Article on their blog #SS2020 – Alison Muligan | PowerPlatform Podcast Our first speaker interview for Scottish Summit is Alison Mulligan from Maximus IT –...

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Today I will show you how to initiate a manual failover and  how to perform a fallback on your IOT-hub
Dec13

Today I will show you how to initiate a manual failover and how to perform a fallback on your IOT-hub

By default, the IoT Hub service provides intra-region High Availability by implementing redundancies in almost all layers of the service. The SLA published by the IoT Hub service is achieved by making use of these redundancies. No additional work is required by the developers of an IoT solution to take advantage of these High Availability features.Although IoT Hub offers a reasonably high… Continue Reading IOTSOLUTION.SE’s...

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Power Platform Updates and Interview with John Gravely
Dec12

Power Platform Updates and Interview with John Gravely

We’re back! The Power Platform Daily Brief is now just the Power Platform Brief.  We’ll continue to focus on the news and updates related to all thing Microsoft Power Platform and we’re still talking to the interesting people who make this community great. In this episode, we discuss the death of Talent, new connectors, Unified Interface scheduling and we talk to John Gravely about his new… Continue Reading...

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Joel Lindstrom on The MVP Show
Dec11

Joel Lindstrom on The MVP Show

Full show notes available https://www.nz365guy.com/155 Continue Reading Mark Smith nz365guy’s Article on their blog https://www.nz365guy.com/joel-lindstrom-on-the-mvp-show/ Blog Syndicated with Mark Smith nz365guy’s Permission

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ProdCast: Limit your WIP
Dec10

ProdCast: Limit your WIP

Time for another personal productivity and effectiveness podcast  (brought to you by Maplytics by Inogic), and the goal of this episode is “limit your WIP (work in progress). With due credit to Personal Kanban, WIP is a concept from Kanban that refers to the number of things that you are working on at any one time. In your personal life, it can be easy to say yes to too many things and… Continue Reading Joel Lindstrom’s...

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Effective Partner Consulting with Beth Burrell
Dec09

Effective Partner Consulting with Beth Burrell

Full show notes available here https://www.nz365guy.com/154 Continue Reading Mark Smith nz365guy’s Article on their blog Effective Partner Consulting with Beth Burrell This show is presented in partnership with Maptaskr A brief introduction about Beth’s life – where she lives, her experience being a mother What she does when she’s not working Discusses how she got into technology What is it like working in...

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New Podcast Who Dis?
Dec06

New Podcast Who Dis?

Iain and Mark have moved back to their origins on https://PowerPlatformPodcast.com   Today the guys catch up on the last 2 months and tell us about the plans going forward The post New Podcast Who Dis? appeared first on PowerPlatform Podcast. Continue Reading Themarkchristie’s Article on their blog New Podcast Who Dis? | PowerPlatform Podcast Iain and Mark have moved back to their origins on https://PowerPlatformPodcast.com...

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All Your Scrum Team Questions Answered
Dec05

All Your Scrum Team Questions Answered

The topic for this episode is scrum teams. The composition and the characteristics of your scrum team remain fundamental to you having any success with an agile approach when you’re implementing business applications. I recently refreshed the content of the scrum team section in my Scrum for Microsoft Business Apps course. In this refresh, I added a new video which answers frequently asked… Continue Reading Neil...

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Antonio Gilabert on The MVP Show
Dec04

Antonio Gilabert on The MVP Show

Full show notes available Antonio Gilabert on The MVP Show Antonio Gilabert is the CEO at Axazure. The company continues growing, offering the complete suite about Microsoft Dynamics 365 and Power Platform, including Customer Engagement, Field Services, Marketing, Talent, Retail and PowerApps, counting on the best professional team. This demonstrates their active position market related to Microsoft Business Applications. Continue...

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SalesSpark with John Gravely
Dec02

SalesSpark with John Gravely

Full show notes available here: SalesSpark with John Gravely TODAY’S GUEST John Gravely John Gravely is the Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer of SalesSpark with overall responsibility for sales, marketing, and product management. SalesSpark is John’s 3rd startup in the Dynamics CRM/365 space. John was previously the founder and CEO of ClickDimensions, Continue Reading Mark Smith nz365guy’s Article on their blog...

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Episode 67: What every Solution Architect needs to know about Azure
Dec01

Episode 67: What every Solution Architect needs to know about Azure

Microsoft MVPs Antti and Kyle share their best practices and expertise regarding Microsoft Azure capabilities and features that every Solution Architect and Functional Consultant should know. They also talk about their favorite Azure features to enhance Dynamics 365 and what to look forward to in the future. Hosted by: Antti Pajunen: https://twitter.com/anttipajunen Kyle Hill: 

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Leon Tribe on The MVP Show
Nov27

Leon Tribe on The MVP Show

Full show notes available Leon Tribe on The MVP Show Leon Tribe is a senior CRM architect and practice manager. He has been involved in CRM since 2001 and in IT since 1999. He is a certified Scrum Master and has an MBA specialising in management and leadership. Continue Reading Mark Smith nz365guy’s Article on their blog Leon Tribe on The MVP Show Leon Tribe is a senior CRM architect and practice manager. He has been involved in...

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Modern Patterns and Proven Practices With Sean McNellis
Nov26

Modern Patterns and Proven Practices With Sean McNellis

In today’s episode (brought to you by Maplytics by Inogic), we are joined by Sean McNellis, Principal Premier Field Engineer at Microsoft. Sean has worked for Microsoft since the release of CRM 1.0, and in this episode, Shawn talks about proven practices that he is using with enterprise customers. Topics discussed in this episode: What is a PFE How has Sean’s job changed with the move to the… Continue Reading Joel...

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Evolving Business Models for the Microsoft Partner with Anton Sjöstedt and Johan Adenmark
Nov25

Evolving Business Models for the Microsoft Partner with Anton Sjöstedt and Johan Adenmark

Full show notes available here https://www.nz365guy.com/150 Continue Reading Mark Smith nz365guy’s Article on their blog Evolving Business Models for the Microsoft Partner with Anton Sjöstedt and Johan Adenmark Full Show Notes: https://www.nz365guy.com/150 This show is presented in partnership with Maptaskr A brief introduction about Johan and Anton’s life – where they live and what they do when not working How they...

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Ivan Ficko on The MVP Show
Nov20

Ivan Ficko on The MVP Show

Full show notes available Ivan Ficko on The MVP Show Ivan Ficko is a Dynamics 365 CE / CRM developer who has been exploring the possibilities of the platform for the last four years. He started his career as a web developer, but he was interested in the field of business applications, and business apps became his passion since then. Continue Reading Mark Smith nz365guy’s Article on their blog Ivan Ficko on The MVP Show Ivan...

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What is a #PowerAddict with Vivek Bavishi
Nov20

What is a #PowerAddict with Vivek Bavishi

This episode is brought to you by Power Platform UG. Microsoft is giving away Surface earbuds to one lucky listener–register at https://aka.ms/PodcastSweepstakes for your chance to win. This is our last episode from Microsoft Ignite 2019, and today we talk with Vivek Bavishi (That API Guy) about what it means to be a #PowerAddict and best practices for development of Power Apps. Topics… Continue Reading Joel Lindstrom’s...

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ISV Partner and Microsoft with Ewan Dalton
Nov18

ISV Partner and Microsoft with Ewan Dalton

Full show notes available here: ISV Partner and Microsoft with Ewan Dalton TODAY’S GUEST Ewan Dalton Ewan Dalton is a Partner Business Development Manager, working to build cloud-based offerings, especially in business applications – Microsoft Dynamic 365 and Azure. Based in the UK but work with partners across the globe. He is also a Continue Reading Mark Smith nz365guy’s Article on their blog ISV Partner and...

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Episode 66: New API Limits, New Portal Licensing, and more
Nov17

Episode 66: New API Limits, New Portal Licensing, and more

Microsoft announced some new limitations being placed on API calls and Portal visits/logins, so I invited two CRM MVPs to discuss these changes and whether organizations are on a collision course with skyrocketing licensing costs or whether they should celebrate these changes. My guests: Gustaf Westerlund: https://twitter.com/crmgustaf Nicholas Hayduk: https://twitter.com/Engineered_Code   … Continue Reading Gus Gonzalez’s...

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Introducing Power Automate with Stephen Siciliano
Nov13

Introducing Power Automate with Stephen Siciliano

This is our second episode recorded at the Microsoft Ignite podcast center. Today’s guest is Stephen Siciliano, Principal Group PM for Power Automate. MVP Jerry Weinstock also joins us to discuss his white paper “A guide to building enterprise-ready flows.”  During Ignite 2019, Microsoft announced the rebranding of Microsoft Flow as Power Automate. During this episode, we delve into the… Continue Reading Joel...

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Christopher Cognetta on The MVP Show
Nov13

Christopher Cognetta on The MVP Show

Full show notes available https://www.nz365guy.com/147 Continue Reading Mark Smith nz365guy’s Article on their blog Christopher Cognetta on The MVP Show Christopher Cognetta is the Director, Microsoft Platforms for Campus Management. Based in Tampa, Florida, originally from New York, and grew up in South Florida. He is also the Vice President of Tampa Community, formerly known as Tampadev. Blog Syndicated with Mark Smith...

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Business Leadership in Power Platform Consulting with Kathrine Hogseth
Nov11

Business Leadership in Power Platform Consulting with Kathrine Hogseth

Full show notes available here Business Leadership in Power Platform Consulting with Kathrine Hogseth This show is presented in partnership with Maptaskr Kathrine’s brief introduction about her life – born in Norway, lives in Stockholm, Sweden with her family for 29 years Talks about what her family loves to do together Introduces the best destination to visit in Sweden and Norway A short introduction Continue Reading Mark...

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Managing Requirements in Azure DevOps with Tricia Sinclair
Nov07

Managing Requirements in Azure DevOps with Tricia Sinclair

Lots of Microsoft Business Applications teams use Azure DevOps Repos and Pipelines for managing their source code and automating their code integration, build and deployment processes. But what about using Azure DevOps Boards to plan, track and collaborate on your work in a Dynamics 365, Power Apps, Power Automate or Power BI project? Tricia Sinclair, a CRM Pre-Sales Consultant at DXC… Continue Reading Neil Benson’s...

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Vivek Bavishi on The MVP Show
Nov06

Vivek Bavishi on The MVP Show

Full show notes available Vivek Bavishi on The MVP Show Vivek Bavishi on The MVP Show Full Show notes can be found here: https://www.nz365guy.com/145 MVP Show notes Vivek Bavishi’s background – originally from India, discusses things you can do in India, good food in India and the reason why he moved to the US Continue Reading Mark Smith nz365guy’s Article on their blog Vivek Bavishi on The MVP Show Vivek Bavishi on...

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Microsoft Ignite: AI in the Power Platform with Ben Vollmer
Nov05

Microsoft Ignite: AI in the Power Platform with Ben Vollmer

We are podcasting from the Ignite podcast booth this week. You could win Surface earbuds–register at https://aka.ms/PodcastSweepstakes for your chance to win. Today Ben Vollmer from Microsoft joins Shawn Tabor, Sarah Jelinek, and Joel Lindstrom to talk about how AI in the Power Platform has advanced and exploded into all areas of the Power Platform and Dynamics 365. Discussed on this episode: … Continue Reading Joel...

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Microsoft Catalyst with Daniel Hunter Jeff Hall and Rob Nehrbas
Nov04

Microsoft Catalyst with Daniel Hunter Jeff Hall and Rob Nehrbas

Full show notes available here: Microsoft Catalyst with Daniel Hunter Jeff Hall and Rob Nehrbas Daniel Hunter is a Dynamics CRM and Parature Specialist focusing on solutions that improve customer engagement through Service. Works for Microsoft for 15 years in a variety of roles all revolving around the CRM business. In addition to that, he started with Microsoft Consulting Services and served as Solution Architect where he was deeply...

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Episode 65: World's Best D365 developers interview Matt Barbour
Nov03

Episode 65: World's Best D365 developers interview Matt Barbour

This is a dual-podcast episode release on XrmToolCast and the CRM MVP Podcast. In this episode, Microsoft MVPs Daryl and Jonas who are two of the world’s best Dynamics 365 developers interview Matt Barbour, Principal Platform Architect for the Microsoft Power Platform. Topics discussed in this episode include: PowerApps Command Line Utility Visual Studio Dev Toolkit Data Configuration and… Continue Reading Gus...

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Shawn Tabor on The MVP Show
Oct30

Shawn Tabor on The MVP Show

Full show notes available Shawn Tabor on The MVP Show Shawn Tabor on The MVP Show Full Show notes can be found here: https://www.nz365guy.com/143 MVP Show notes A brief introduction on Shawn’s – growing up and living in Florida for the last 30 years & being born outside of Chicago. Continue Reading Mark Smith nz365guy’s Article on their blog Shawn Tabor on The MVP Show Shawn Tabor on The MVP Show Full Show notes...

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The Origin Story of Dynamics 365 CE with Aaron Elder
Oct28

The Origin Story of Dynamics 365 CE with Aaron Elder

Full show notes available here The Origin Story of Dynamics 365 CE with Aaron Elder This show is presented in partnership with Maptaskr A brief introduction about Aaron’s personal background -originally from Maryland and lives in Seattle, WA What he does when he’s not working – play with kids, skiing and travelling The Founder of icommunicate – history and origin Co-founder of Invoke system and Continue Reading...

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40 – Estimating Bugs in Scrum
Oct27

40 – Estimating Bugs in Scrum

There are two ways of handling bugs in Scrum: Bug Estimators treat bugs like any other product backlog item. They write a card, estimate it, add it to the product backlog, prioritise it and work on it during a future sprint. Bug Zappers try and avoid writing cards for bugs and they never estimate them. Instead, they try and zap bugs as soon as they are discovered. Mike Cohn is a Bug… Continue Reading Neil Benson’s Article...

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Editorial: Why you shouldn't fear self-service license purchase options
Oct24

Editorial: Why you shouldn't fear self-service license purchase options

In this episode, I announce some changes going on at CRM Audio and share my thoughts on self-service license purchase options for the Power Platform. This episode is brought to you by Maplytics by Inogic. Microsoft recently posted a notification in the Microsoft 365 Message Center this week notifying customers that starting in mid-November, end users would be able to start purchasing… Continue Reading Joel Lindstrom’s...

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Sergio Macias on The MVP Show
Oct23

Sergio Macias on The MVP Show

Full show notes available Sergio Macias on The MVP Show Sergio Macias on The MVP Show Full Show notes can be found here: https://www.nz365guy.com/141 MVP Show notes Sergio’s’ personal life – lives in Monterey, Mexico and shares his views on the three most important cities and popular food in Mexico. Continue Reading Mark Smith nz365guy’s Article on their blog Sergio Macias on The MVP Show Sergio Macias on The...

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Getting ready for Ignite with Anna Chu
Oct22

Getting ready for Ignite with Anna Chu

This episode is brought to you by mscrm-addons. Microsoft Ignite 2019 is two weeks away, and Anna Chu from Microsoft joins us to share the excitement. As Microsoft 365 Product Marketing Manager, Anna is responsible for working across the Microsoft Tech Community and MVP communities to engage with the IT Pro audience. This involves driving partnerships between engineering and marketing that… Continue Reading Joel...

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PowerApps Portals with Dileep Singh
Oct21

PowerApps Portals with Dileep Singh

Full show notes available here: PowerApps Portals with Dileep Singh Dileep Singh is a Senior Program Manager at Dynamics CRM. He has a wide scope and knowledge of Business solutions and applications. In his current position at Microsoft, Dileep is responsible for CRM Customer Service and portals. In addition to that, h e has worked in past on a variety of areas like SharePoint Integration, Application infrastructure etc. Continue...

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Episode 64: Popular MISCONCEPTIONS about MVPs
Oct20

Episode 64: Popular MISCONCEPTIONS about MVPs

There are currently ONLY 90 CRM MVPs in the World, so the chances of you directly interacting with one or more of us is very small. This lack of access to Microsoft MVPs creates a sense of mystery or perhaps misunderstanding about what MVPs are, or even more importantly what they are not. This episode is all about the common misconceptions people have about MVPs. Some of the biggest hits… Continue Reading Gus Gonzalez’s...

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Megan Walker on The MVP Show

Full show notes available https://www.nz365guy.com/139 Continue Reading Mark Smith nz365guy’s Article on their blog Megan Walker on The MVP Show Megan Walker is a Microsoft Business Applications MVP, Forms Pro Evangelist and a D365CE Consultant & Capability Manager at PowerObjects. She is also more known as EmojiMegs and a big advocate for marketing, portals and forms. Megan loved all things about techie and geeky,...

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Change Management and Offshore teams with Jackie Simens
Oct14

Change Management and Offshore teams with Jackie Simens

Full show notes available here Change Management and Offshore teams with Jackie Simens This show is presented in partnership with Maptaskr Jackie’s personal background – born in Australia, moved to Indonesia – Nigeria – Thailand – Switzerland – Colorado and her home of Los Angeles Why Jackie travelled at a young age and her favourite place An introduction about Six Sigma , also Continue Reading Mark...

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UG Summit NA 2019 with Tony Stein
Oct11

UG Summit NA 2019 with Tony Stein

This episode is brought to you by mscrm-addons.com. Tony Stein from Dynamics Communities joins us to talk about what you can expect from next week’s user group summit. Extreme365 Power Platform user Group Dynamics 365 User group Silent disco All star awards Changes from last year Music: Ben Vollmer Song   Continue Reading Joel Lindstrom’s Article on their blog CRM Audio: UG Summit NA 2019 with Tony Stein This episode is...

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39 – Definition of Next
Oct10

39 – Definition of Next

Imagine you’re a member of a development team implementing Microsoft Business Applications using the Scrum framework. What do you do when you’ve completed the item you’re working on? Inspired by my favourite TV show of all time, The West Wing, here’s the Definition of Next that my team uses to answer the question, “What’s Next?” Thanks to The West Wing Weekly podcast and to my scrum...

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Getting ready for User Group Summit
Oct09

Getting ready for User Group Summit

This episode is brought to you by Maplytics by Inogic. Next week is User Group Summit 2019, and to help get ready we have Nick Doelman, Darly LaBar, Jonas Rapp, Jim Novak, and Sara Lagerquist join Joel Lindstrom and George Doubinski to talk about their sessions. Even if you aren’t attending the conference, you will learn something from this episode, as each panelist shares some of the tips… Continue Reading Joel...

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Malin Donoso Martnes on The MVP Show
Oct09

Malin Donoso Martnes on The MVP Show

Full show notes available Malin Donoso Martnes on The MVP Show Malin Donoso Martnes is the first MVP with a primary focus of Talent. She has worked extensively with Talent for more than a year and knows where Talent is dependent on extending with the PowerPlatform. Continue Reading Mark Smith nz365guy’s Article on their blog Malin Donoso Martnes on The MVP Show Malin Donoso Martnes is the first MVP with a primary focus of...

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