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December 2010 Entries

Goals for 2010 Retrospective

As we approach the end of 2010 I’d like to take a few minutes to reflect back on this past year and revisit the goals that I set for myself at the beginning of the year (click here to see those goals). I feel it is important to track your goals not only to see if you accomplished them but also to see what new directions in life you pursued. Once we enter into 2011 I’ll follow up with a new post on goals for the new year. Professional Blog – This year I intended to write at least 2 posts a month. ......

Slides and Scripts from Metalogix Webcast Master Your SharePoint Migration With PowerShell

Thanks to everyone who attended the Metalogix webcast “Master Your SharePoint Migration with PowerShell” I guest presented on today. We had great attendance and no technical hitches which is always a plus. A number of attendees asked for my slide deck which you can find at the link below. As a bonus I am including a set of demo scripts that I typically use with the longer version of this presentation. If you have any questions or comments please feel free to reach out to me. A big thanks once again ......

Guest Post: Instantiate SharePoint Workflow On Item Deleted

In this post, guest author Lucas Eduardo Silva will walk you through the steps of instantiating a workflow using an item event receiver from a custom list. The ItemDeleting event will require approval via the workflow. Foreword As you may have read recently, I injured my right hand and have had it in a cast for the past 3 weeks. Due to this I planned to reduce my blogging while my hand heals. As luck would have it, I was actually approached by someone who asked if they could be a guest author on ......

Guest Presenter with Metalogix for SharePoint 2010 Migration Webinar on PowerShell

On Thursday Dec 9th, 2010 at 11:30am EDT I will be a guest presenter with Stephen Cawood (@cawood) from Metalogix as part of an ongoing webinar series titled Migrating to SharePoint 2010. This specific webinar will be focused on Master your SharePoint 2010 Migration with PowerShell. During the webinar I’ll be presenting a brief overview of how and why to use PowerShell to administrate your SharePoint 2010 farm. I’ve known Stephen through various interactions at conferences, events, and Twitter so ......