susan hanley llc
represents a connected network of forward-thinking strategists, technical architects, and business analysts dedicated to helping organizations build effective portal and collaboration solutions – solutions with measurable results.

Successful portal, collaboration, and knowledge management solutions require an investment in a lot more than just technology. Organizational and political (process and people) strategies have a much greater impact and as a result, a comprehensive strategy is vital for success.

Sue and her network of associates can help your organization realize clear and tangible value from your investment in portal and collaboration technologies, especially Microsoft SharePoint, to improve your organization’s ability to:
  • Share and leverage expertise – both inside the company and as part of an extended network of customers, suppliers and partners
  • Find and organize information assets with an effective information architecture design
  • Build awareness and gain adoption for your intranet, portal and collaboration solutions
  • Plan an effective governance strategy
  • Demonstrate measureable value from your investments in portal and collaboration technology
Upcoming Speaking Engagements
September 16-19, SPTechCon, Boston, MA. New presentation: Breaking Down Barriers in the Land of the Dinosaurs: Developing a Strategic Social Collaboration Strategy in the Real World and Sometimes, you have to kiss a few frogs: A SharePoint Upgrade Story … with a few warts! with Tony Hiss. Use discount code HANLEY to save $200.

September 29-30, Stockholm, Sweden. SharePoint & Exchange Forum (SEF 2014). Taming the Wild, Wild West: Creating a practical and consumable governance plan and Unlocking the Secrets of SharePoint User Adoption.

October 27-29, SharePoint Summit, Vancouver, BC, Canada. Let’s get real: Creating a practical and consumable governance plan for SharePoint solutions and You can do it! Key Steps to Ensuring Adoption and Success with Enterprise Social . Register before Sept 5, 2014 and get 15% off.

November 6, KM World 2014, Washington, D.C., Ensuring Success With Enterprise Social. Use promo code SPK14 to receive $100 off the current price. Also on November 6, SharePoint Symposium, Washington, D.C. Using Metrics to Tune Up Your SharePoint Estate.

November 24-25, CollabCon 2014, Toronto, Canada.
Webinar Recording: User Adoption Strategies
Webinar Recording from December 19, 2012 on User Adoption Strategies with Susan Hanley, Michal Pisarek, Ruven Gotz, and Asif Rehmani.
Preview Chapter 2 online.
Download the Appendix - content for your governance and training plans.
Download a list of policy and guideline questions for SharePoint 2013 to help create your governance plan. Updated July 26, 2014.

Download the white paper: A Practical Framework for SharePoint Metrics.
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