What does project management mean to me – a Project Manager’s sermon

Send to Kindle What does project management mean to me? Well if you want me to give you the ‘glass half empty’ perspective, it’s easy. What project management means to me is a confused discipline where practitioners routinely do really dumb shit in its name. Sermon over – go forth… Continue reading

How to filter on a Managed Metadata column via REST in SharePoint 2013

Pardon the pun, but I just had a ‘clever workaround’ moment with SharePoint’s oData/REST implementation when it comes to filtering list items based on taxonomy (managed metadata) columns. Now I do not consider myself a developer, so this article is probably a little verbose for some readers, but… Continue reading

Troubleshooting PerformancePoint Dashboard Designer Data Connectivity to SharePoint Lists

Send to Kindle Here is a quick note with regards to PowerPivot Dashboard Designer connecting to SharePoint lists utilising Per-user identity on the single server.  The screenshot above shows what I mean. I have told Dashboard designer to use a SharePoint list as a data source on a site called… Continue reading

Rethinking SharePoint Maturity Part 5: From Conditions to Actionable Lessons Learnt

This entry is part 5 of 5 in the series Maturity

Hi all Welcome to part five of my quest to improve people’s awareness and understanding of what SharePoint maturity is really all about. For those new to this series of articles, we have traversed a bit of territory to get here, and during the journey there has been… Continue reading