Archive for December, 2009

jQuery Random Quote Viewer

December 30, 2009

While doing some housekeeping recently on my personal site I was tinkering around with a pre-jQuery ajax enabled web part I had written to display random quotes from a SharePoint list on the site. The code was pretty ugly so I decided to adapt the web service call to use jQuery instead in line with […]

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My Sites in the Enterprise: Today and Tomorrow

December 14, 2009

As we inch closer to SharePoint 2010 and the vast improvements made to the My Sites feature set I thought it might be time to revisit some key concepts when looking to leverage My Sites in an organization.  In many organizations I see My Sites as still under deployed and under utilized.  In some cases […]

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Overcoming Obstacles in SharePoint and Ent 2.0

December 2, 2009

One of my favorite general IT blogs is Michael Krigsman’s IT Project Failures blog.  Michael provides a balanced view with great insights into the failures of many organizations.  These are lessons that every implementer, integrator, or system stakeholder should pay attention to. In a recent post titled Resistance to change:  The real Enterprise 2.0 barrier […]

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