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Christopher Bird
Works at Cloud Hound
Attended Open University
Lives in Kent
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Google records EVERTHING you look for
Good or  bad  you may be surprised to learn  Google  makes some of this data  available  to you and I! So with total abandonment, let’s explore all this lovely data. So let’s begin at the beginning? We start by using a website called Google T...
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Money for Nothing?
What if governments paid all their citizens a basic income?  Whether rich or poor, you would receive the same amount of money, and you would keep it whether you went out to work and received a salary or not. It is an idea that has been around for centuries,...
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Power BI – Experience your data. Any data, any way, anywhere
Get an overview of the exciting new features and tools available for Microsoft Power BI: live and real-time dashboards, interactive visual reports, Power BI Desktop, mobile apps, and much more.
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YOU Don’t need BIG Data?
I Constantly hear people say  Our database is less than a terabyte. Big data isn’t for us You might be right? However, before you jump to that conclusion, I have a few questions for you to consider? Do you collaborate with partners, suppliers? Do you use o...
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Power BI Demo - Peter Schmidt
A real world practical scenario. Analysing Crime Data using Microsoft BI Tools - a real world demo.
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Great insight
Today I found the youresponsive site. Showing me exactly how responsive my blog is: Not bad and a nice site to test your website.
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A really good illustration of the Power of BIG DATA by the Epc Group
Epc Group What's impressive when you use Office 365 and Power BI, you don't need a data analyst.
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Need ideas for new posts? Let your Visitors, Google Analytics and Power BI help you!
A fabulous example of the Power of MS BI. Source Microsoft Power BI Community by ruthpozuelo on ‎02-03-2016 09:43 AM If you are like me, you have probably stared at a white page wondering what your next topic should be on your blog or what additional conten...
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Really useful
This week 1 new features in office 365. 9 March 2016 New Feature: Admin-Mandated Anonymous Link Expiration Mandatory Anonymous Link Expiration is a new feature for SharePoint Online and OneDrive fo…
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Davos: Businesses grapple with Big Data challenge
The digital universe is growing at a rapid rate, and at the World Economic Forum in Davos business leaders are debating how to analyse the massive amounts of information they are now collecting - and how much protection they should give their consumers. Tan...
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Are robots coming for your job?
Technology is developing at a pace beyond our wildest dreams. Could it make employment obsolete? Jerry Kaplan is an entrepreneur, Stanford University fellow, and author of “Humans Need Not Apply”. Raises questions for us all?
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Great mobile tool.
Recently I have started using the Office 365 Admin app on my mobile. It is a great tool to find out what is happening in my office 365 tenants and also keep an eye on my customer’s tenants. I…
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  • Open University
    2004
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Office 365 Developer | Systems Integrator
Introduction

Why do electronic forms matter? 

Forms drive business processes.

Forms hide the complexities of processes.

Forms gather information efficiently and reliably.

Killer form examples

​• Service audit checklist 

​• Event contract

​• HR employee record 

​• Book Event Staff

​• Maternity leave 

​• Reserve AV Equipment

​• Contracts

• Inventory

​• New employee request 

​• Budget / Financial

​• Training 

​• Emergency Contact Information

​• Holiday Request 

​• Travel Request

​• Expenses 

​• Membership

​• Sick Leave 

​• Benefit use request

​• Budget / Financial ​

• While you were out


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Solving business problems
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Office 365 Developer
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Business forms
Employment
  • Cloud Hound
    Office 365 Developer, present
    Why do electronic forms matter? Forms drive business processes. ​• Service audit checklist ​ • Event contract ​• HR employee record ​ • Book Event Staff ​• Maternity leave ​• Reserve AV Equipment ​• Contracts • Inventory ​• New employee request ​• Budget / Financial ​• Employee Training Record ​ • Emergency Contact Information • Holiday Request ​• Travel Request ​• Expenses ​ • Membership ​• Sick Leave ​ • Benefit use request • Budget / Financial ​• While you were out
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Kent
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London - Perth Australia