Work & Productivity

Work & Productivity

The workplace is transforming. Learn how to redefine how work gets done and foster employee engagement and culture in exciting new ways.

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Nine tips to make your remote lesson a success

Koen Timmers, Microsoft Expert Educator fellow and lecturer in Computer Science, explains how technology can support inspiring online education.

Carla  Gonzalez Fernandez

Carla Gonzalez Fernandez

Microsoft, Education

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Make remote learning effective and engaged with Microsoft Education resources

Not sure where to find the best online education resources? This article provides some excellent tips and points you in the right direction (s).

Carla  Gonzalez Fernandez

Carla Gonzalez Fernandez

Microsoft, Education

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Ensure inclusive and accessible distance learning with free tools from Microsoft

Discover insightful content on how to create an inclusive classroom online – from educational materials and videos with quick tips to interactive guides and webinars.

Carla  Gonzalez Fernandez

Carla Gonzalez Fernandez

Microsoft, Education

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Device-based security for the new hybrid workforce

Ask yourself: Imagine that a senior employee’s laptop is stolen. It could be industrial espionage. Are the security precautions you have in place today sufficient to stop the thief from extracting valuable information or credentials from the laptop? Digital transformation and the changing workplace are shining a light on two intersecting trends: the variety and […]

Lígia Mendonça

Lígia Mendonça

Microsoft Surface Product Marketing Manager — WE HQ

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Five things we learnt from the Security and Compliance Summit

On November 4th 2020, Microsoft Western Europe hosted its first Security and Compliance Summit. Experts and Security Blackbelts from across Microsoft, including the Detection and Response Team and the Digital Crimes Unit, came together virtually to share perspectives on the latest security, compliance and privacy challenges that seek to compromise the modern workplace – a […]

Sian  John

Sian John

Chief Security Advisor

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Why trust is the essential ingredient in healthcare digital transformation.

My phone had scarcely stopped ringing for weeks. Now it was ringing again. “Veronica,” said the voice at the other end, “we have an idea!” Immediately, I recognized who it was. I’ve known Carlo Tacchetti for almost as long as I’ve been at Microsoft. He’s a professor at the Vita-Salute San Raffaele University and the […]

Veronica Jagher

Veronica Jagher

Health Market Director, Microsoft Western Europe

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Humanitas-DMH: empowering key workers with a secure digital support

“Our goal is to create an environment where people with mental disabilities can feel safe, secure and happy.” Marcella van Kraaij, Digital Transformation Advisor at Dutch healthcare provider Humanitas-DMH, is discussing her organization’s key objectives – and how the technology her team recently adopted is helping it to achieve them. Every day, the carers and […]

Wouter Ouweneel

Wouter Ouweneel

Azure Busines Lead — Windows Virtual Desktop

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Belfast Trust: Reimagining patient care

“There have been many heroic actions by our staff but we’re not heroes for what we’ve done – I’m just glad we could do our bit to help.” Paul Duffy, Co-Director of IT and Telecommunications at Belfast Trust, is talking about the monumental impact COVID-19 has had on the healthcare sector and how virtual consultations […]

Sarah Devitt

Sarah Devitt

Microsoft, Digital Transformation and Public Sector

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Ajuntament de Lleida: transforming the public sector with a modern, virtual workplace

“At Ajuntament de Lleida, we think differently. We embrace new technology. And when we see that it could add real value to the work we do, we find a way to make it happen.” Carles GinéSabaté, Systems Implementation Planning Manager at Ajuntament de Lleida, is reflecting on his organization’s open-armed approach to digital transformation and […]

Sarah Devitt

Sarah Devitt

Microsoft, Digital Transformation and Public Sector

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Supporting employees across the world with a virtual desktop solution

“It’s always good to see that you have made the right technology choices, and when you need something to happen – it can happen.” Stefan De Boer, Global IT Head at recruitment specialist Brunel, is talking about his company’s ethos to embracing new technologies and how it helped them quickly adapt to remote working during the COVID-19 crisis. “We were […]

Leentje Chavatte

Leentje Chavatte

Microsoft, Data & AI and Digital Transformation

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PCOU Willibrord uses smart automation to define the future of education

“It’s all about teaching and giving time to the educators, so they can give time to the students. If we can make IT simple, that’s my purpose, my thing.” Peter Schep, ICT Manager at PCOU Willibrord Foundation, explains why he believes efficient IT is central to the learning and development of both educators and students. […]

Carla  Gonzalez Fernandez

Carla Gonzalez Fernandez

Microsoft, Education

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Raad van State: Creating a virtual courtroom through a remote-working solution

“This situation has proven that with the right means, support and trust, you can remove half of the desks in your building – and in that sense, I don’t think we’ll ever see 700 people at the same time in the office again.” Ron Lamers, Project Manager at Raad van State, is talking about the […]

Sarah Devitt

Sarah Devitt

Microsoft, Digital Transformation and Public Sector

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