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  • Building Dashboards: SharePoint On-Premises, Office 365 & Power BI

    Posted by Liam Cleary on February 1, 2017.

    ​Business Intelligence Dashboards allow organizations to provide business stakeholders with insights into their organization’s performance by organizing unstructured data and displaying it through a clear and intuitive visual interface. By displayin... Continue reading...

  • How to Find Event Functions for DOM Elements

    Posted by Daniel Wilberger on January 18, 2017.

    ​Sometimes when debugging website javascript code it isn’t immediately apparent what exactly is happening or even where to start looking.  Event functions can be buried in numerous script files and bound dynamically so tracking them down is a t... Continue reading...

  • Office 365: A functional review of the new Groups

    Posted by Josh Jackson on November 18, 2016.

    ​Office Groups are one of the latest offerings to come to the Office 365 suite of products. This article will provide an overview of how Groups are intended to function and how your team can leverage that functionality to collaborate effectively and... Continue reading...

  • Conditionally Validate Attachments in Nintex Forms Using JavaScript

    Posted by Matt Lavieri on November 10, 2016.

    ​When using Nintex Forms and Workflow together in a status driven process we sometimes find ourselves needed unique validation based on a status. While Nintex provides the ability to do conditional validation logic for most controls this is not the ... Continue reading...

  • Case Study: Automated Email Notification Solution for Spending Requests

    Posted by Josh Jackson & Melvin Petties on November 2, 2016.

    ​Recently, a private investment firm presented us with a basic request – Lightly customize an out-of-the-box (OOTB) List form and power it with a workflow that will route special pricing requests to the appropriate teams via email.  After turni... Continue reading...

  • Visual Storytelling: 6 Tips for Creating Effective Data Visualization

    Posted by Sujinder Pothula on October 13, 2016.

    ​Audiences are typically drawn to storytelling. And, stories with pictures and visuals tend to be easier to understand. In the words of Rudyard Kipling “If history were taught in the form of stories, it would never be forgotten”.Data visualization o... Continue reading...

  • Using the Lookup Function in Nintex Forms

    Posted by Eric Rhodes on October 13, 2016.

    ​Nintex Forms offers many great features for designing and customizing your SharePoint forms. There are times when you need to pull in data to your forms from other sources, including other SharePoint lists.  One way to accomplish this is to us... Continue reading...

  • Tilde Wildcard in SharePoint Site Templates

    Posted by Daniel Wilberger on September 14, 2016.

    ​When saving a site as a site template or exporting a webpart from a page, sometimes you will notice settings such as Display Template or XSLT references revert to their default values and not retain settings.  The reason for this is SharePoint... Continue reading...

  • Kentico Macros in Page Types, Web Parts, and Widgets

    Posted by Daniel Wilberger on September 7, 2016.

    ​ Macros in Kentico are text shortcuts that are used to evaluate and display data.  They are extremely flexible and can display server context, user context, query string parameters, and even process complex logic such as code blocks or call in... Continue reading...

  • Translation Options for SharePoint

    Posted by Matt Lavieri on September 6, 2016.

    When planning an intranet for a global-multilingual audience, a client is faced with three options. 1. Only Support the company’s standard language2. The Multiple Language User Interface (MUI) - Translate various aspects of the User Interface which ... Continue reading...


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