Portals Webcasts for October

TechNet Webcast: Getting Started with Microsoft Collaboration: 30 New Applications for SharePoint Services (Level 100)
Tuesday, October 4, 2005 – 11:30 AM – 12:30 PM Pacific Time
Jason Bunge, SR. Product Manager – WSS, Microsoft Corporation
Collaborative workspaces are one of the most important and easiest ways to jump-start your collaboration efforts. Microsoft has released 30 new applications, all available as free downloads, that can be installed on top of Microsoft Windows SharePoint Services. These applications are tailored to address the needs and requirements of specific business processes. Join this webcast for an overview of these 30 new applications and how you can make them available to your users and learn how to customize them to fit your needs. Scenarios include roles such as sales, marketing, human resources, finance, and operations, as well as vertical scenarios for financial services, professional services, and government.
http://msevents.microsoft.com/CUI/EventDetail.aspx?EventID=1032280956&Culture=en-US

TechNet Webcast: Free Windows SharePoint Services Applications to Help Your IT Department (Level 100)
Thursday, October 13, 2005 – 9:30 AM – 10:30 AM Pacific Time
Jason Bunge, Senior Product Manager, Microsoft Corporation
Learn about the free Collaborative Workspace applications Microsoft just released. These Collaborative Workspace applications address the requirements for specific business processes or task groups for organizations of any size. Each application is comprised completely of out-of-the box Microsoft Windows SharePoint Services capabilities. See how you can use applications such as Microsoft Windows SharePoint Desk Dashboard, Microsoft Windows SharePoint Project Team Site and the Microsoft Windows SharePoint IT Developer Team Site in your daily information technology department activities. Join us for a demonstration of these applications, and learn how to download and start using them today.
http://msevents.microsoft.com/CUI/EventDetail.aspx?EventID=1032281802&Culture=en-US

Microsoft Office System Webcast: Reducing Complexity in Human Resources Processes with Collaborative Workspaces (Level 100)
Monday, October 10, 2005 – 9:30 AM-10:30 AM Pacific Time
Jason Bunge, Senior Product Manager, Microsoft Corporation
Learn about the Microsoft Windows SharePoint Services Collaborative Workspace applications for marketing activities you can download free from Microsoft. Each application is designed to facilitate specific business processes or tasks for organizations of any size. This webcast provides a demonstration of the Performance Review Management, Human Resources Programs and Services Forms, Employee Timesheet and Scheduling Management, Employee Activities Site, Employee Training, and Absence Request, and Vacation Schedule Management applications. We show how useful these applications can be in your daily human resources activities. Because they are based on standard Microsoft Windows SharePoint Services capabilities, you can use these applications immediately and easily, customizing them as needed.
http://msevents.microsoft.com/CUI/EventDetail.aspx?EventID=1032280893&Culture=en-US

Microsoft Office System Webcast: Streamlining Professional Services Tasks with Collaborative Workspace Applications (Level 100)
Friday, October 14, 2005 – 9:30 AM-10:30 AM Pacific Time
Jason Bunge, Senior Product Manager, Microsoft Corporation
Find out about the free Microsoft Windows SharePoint Services Collaborative Workspace applications for professional services organizations available for download from the Microsoft Web site. Each application is tailored to address the needs and requirements for specific business processes or set of tasks for businesses of any size. This webcast looks at the Legal Document Review Workflow Management, Team Resourcing, and Contractual Setup Management applications. We show how useful these applications can be in your daily professional services business activities. Based on standard Microsoft Windows SharePoint Services capabilities, you can use these applications immediately and easily, customizing them as needed.
http://msevents.microsoft.com/CUI/EventDetail.aspx?EventID=1032280912&Culture=en-US

Microsoft Office System Webcast: Planning and Communicating Marketing Activities with Collaborative Workspaces (Level 100)
Monday, October 17, 2005 – 9:30 AM-10:30 AM Pacific Time
Jason Bunge, Senior Product Manager, Microsoft Corporation
Learn about the free Microsoft Windows SharePoint Services Collaborative Workspace applications for marketing activities available for download from the Microsoft Web site. Each application is designed to address the needs and requirements for specific business processes or sets of tasks for organizations of any size. This webcast demonstrates the Competitive Intelligence Resource Dashboard, Event Coordination, and Marketing Communication Campaign Site applications. We show how useful these applications can be in your daily marketing activities. Based on standard Microsoft Windows SharePoint Services capabilities, you can use these applications immediately and easily, and customize them as needed.
http://msevents.microsoft.com/CUI/EventDetail.aspx?EventID=1032280917&Culture=en-US

Microsoft Office System Webcast: Top 10 Tips to Save Time in Windows SharePoint Services (Level 100)
Tuesday, October 18, 2005 – 9:00 AM-10:00 AM Pacific Time
Andy Reed, Senior Training Specialist, Pacific Technical Consulting (PTC)
Microsoft Windows SharePoint Services, a key feature of Microsoft Windows Server 2003, takes file storage to a new level. SharePoint Services provides community Web sites for team collaboration. Team sites make it easier than ever for users to work together on documents, tasks, contacts, events, and other information. All of a site’s collaborative content can be read and edited within Microsoft Office Word 2003, Microsoft Office Excel 2003 and Microsoft Office PowerPoint 2003. Join us for this informative webcast to learn how you and your team can get more out of Windows SharePoint Services and make collaboration the engine of team productivity.
http://msevents.microsoft.com/CUI/EventDetail.aspx?EventID=1032281192&Culture=en-US

Microsoft Office System Webcast: Simplifying Everyday Business Tasks with Collaborative Workspaces (Level 100)
Wednesday, October 19, 2005 – 9:30 AM-10:30 AM Pacific Time
Jason Bunge, Senior Product Manager, Microsoft Corporation
Find out about the Microsoft Windows SharePoint Services Collaborative Workspace applications for everyday business tasks that you can download free from Microsoft. Each application is designed to facilitate a specific business process or task for organizations of any size. This webcast takes you on a tour of the Meeting Management Site, Classroom Management, Expense Reimbursement Request, and Travel Request applications and demonstrates how useful they can be in your daily business activities. These applications all use standard Microsoft Windows SharePoint Services capabilities as their foundation, which means you can use them immediately and easily, customizing them as needed.
http://msevents.microsoft.com/CUI/EventDetail.aspx?EventID=1032280921&Culture=en-US

Small Business Webcast: Take the Work out of Teamwork with Word and Windows SharePoint Services (Level 100)
Wednesday, October 26, 2005 – 1:00 PM – 1:30 PM Pacific Time
Lara Pryor, Business Development Manager, Microsoft Corporation
Microsoft Office Word 2003 and Microsoft Windows SharePoint Services allow a small business the capabilities of creating sales and marketing documents, storing them in an intranet site where you can communicate with team members, and track their changes to your document with SharePoint intranet sites. Check out this free webcast on Word and SharePoint and learn tips on how to collaborate more effectively within your teams.
http://msevents.microsoft.com/CUI/EventDetail.aspx?EventID=1032282356&Culture=en-US

Momentum Webcast: Introduction to SharePoint for the Domino Administrator (Level 100)
Thursday, October 06, 2005 – 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM Pacific Time
Amy Blumenfield, Technical Writer, Microsoft Corporation
Microsoft Windows SharePoint Services (WSS) and Microsoft SharePoint Portal Server (SPS) are, in many ways, similar to Lotus Domino. In this webcast, get to know WSS and SPS from a Domino point of view. Explore the integration points between these two technologies, and discover how they are similar, how they are different, and how this might matter. If you are currently working with SharePoint and Lotus Notes/Domino together or if you want to know more about SharePoint, this session is for you.
http://msevents.microsoft.com/CUI/EventDetail.aspx?EventID=1032280280&Culture=en-US