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Post Apr 29th,2024

Staff Training: Improving Everyday Software Proficiency

Tools we use daily can make or break our success. From managing emails to collaborating on projects, software like Office 365 has become the beating heart of modern businesses. But here's the thing: having access to these tools isn't enough. To truly thrive, your employees need to know how to make the most of them. That's where staff training comes in, here’s where SR1 Development comes in. Why is Staff Training So Important? Imagine having a shiny new car but not knowing how to drive it. Sure, it looks impressive in the garage, but it's not doing much for you. The same principle applies to software. Without proper training, employees might struggle to navigate the ins and out…

Tools we use daily can make or break our success. From managing emails to collaborating on projects, software like Office 365 has become the beating heart of modern businesses. But here's the…

Post Feb 15th,2024

Case Study – NELEP Intranet and Process A…

SR1 Development have a long standing relationship with the North East LEP.  Background  The North East Local Enterprise Partnership work with partners to develop a more co…

Post Dec 20th,2023

Supercharge your business efficiency with Power…

In this blog post, we will delve into the incredible potential of Power Automate and how it can revolutionise your business processes, saving you time and resources while boosting productivit…

Post Nov 20th,2023

Case Study – Karbon Homes

Here at SR1 Development, we work to nurture and develop existing partnerships. We've had the pleasure of getting to work with Karbon Homes again, this time to migrate their existing EDMS management system from SharePoint 2019 to Sharepoint Online. Background  Karbon Homes covers the North East of England and Yorkshire, with around 32,000 homes across diverse communities, all facing different opportunities and challenges.  They are focused on delivering three strategic aims - to provide as many good quality homes as they can, to deliver excellent service to customers, and to shape strong, sustainable places for their communities.  The Approach …

Here at SR1 Development, we work to nurture and develop existing partnerships. We've had the pleasure of getting to work with Karbon Homes again, this time to migrate their existing EDMS mana…

Post Nov 13th,2023

Case Study – Dimensions Intranet

We have recently worked in partnership with Dimensions UK to implement a new intranet, document management system, and digitise internal processes. Background  Dimensions Grou…

Post Oct 18th,2023

Features to brighten your day in Teams – Part 2

Welcome to my series on how to get the best out of Microsoft Office 365. I’m Lesley, I’m the Project Administrator here at SR1 Development. This series is about how I use Office 365 to ass…

Case Study Feb 15th,2024

Case Study – NELEP Intranet and Process A…

SR1 Development have a long standing relationship with the North East LEP.  Background  The North East Local Enterprise Partnership work with partners to develop a more competitive economy for the North East, Helping to create more and better jobs for everyone.  They approached SR1 Development in 2020 to assist with implementing a SharePoint Online intranet, and to start digitizing several paper based processes.  The Approach  SR1 Development and the NELEP have worked together closely over the past 4 year, building very strong working relationships to help develop a best in class intranet and collaboration platform.  The Re…

SR1 Development have a long standing relationship with the North East LEP.  Background  The North East Local Enterprise Partnership work with partners to develop a more co…

Case Study Nov 20th,2023

Case Study – Karbon Homes

Here at SR1 Development, we work to nurture and develop existing partnerships. We've had the pleasure of getting to work with Karbon Homes again, this time to migrate their existing EDMS mana…

Case Study Nov 13th,2023

Case Study – Dimensions Intranet

We have recently worked in partnership with Dimensions UK to implement a new intranet, document management system, and digitise internal processes. Background  Dimensions Grou…

Case Study Jul 28th,2021

PNE Group

The Challenge PNE Group, an organisation who are passionate about pioneering positive social and economic change through enterprise related projects, were using Office 365 for Exchange and Lync. They were hoping to utilise SharePoint to create an easy-to-use intranet, migrate file share documents and set up some standard workflows for leave requests, IT incidents and various other common requirements. Solution Utilising SharePoint Hub Sites and modern team sites, we created a simple navigation structure allowing users to find content of interest with ease and speed. The communication teams were able to use simple yet rich editors to easily publish news out to the wider b…

The Challenge PNE Group, an organisation who are passionate about pioneering positive social and economic change through enterprise related projects, were using Office 365 for Exchange and…

Case Study Jul 28th,2021

Northumbria University

The Challenge Northumbria University had a SharePoint On Premise 2013 intranet solution which was heavily customised with technologies, rendering maintenance tricky and time consuming. …

Case Study Jul 7th,2021

CheaperWaste

CheaperWaste are the UK’s fastest-growing waste management service provider. The Challenge They had rolled out Office 365 and were looking at continuing the journey of cloud migration i…

Blog Apr 29th,2024

Staff Training: Improving Everyday Software Proficiency

Tools we use daily can make or break our success. From managing emails to collaborating on projects, software like Office 365 has become the beating heart of modern businesses. But here's the thing: having access to these tools isn't enough. To truly thrive, your employees need to know how to make the most of them. That's where staff training comes in, here’s where SR1 Development comes in. Why is Staff Training So Important? Imagine having a shiny new car but not knowing how to drive it. Sure, it looks impressive in the garage, but it's not doing much for you. The same principle applies to software. Without proper training, employees might struggle to navigate the ins and out…

Tools we use daily can make or break our success. From managing emails to collaborating on projects, software like Office 365 has become the beating heart of modern businesses. But here's the…

Blog Dec 20th,2023

Supercharge your business efficiency with Power…

In this blog post, we will delve into the incredible potential of Power Automate and how it can revolutionise your business processes, saving you time and resources while boosting productivit…

Blog Oct 18th,2023

Features to brighten your day in Teams – Part 2

Welcome to my series on how to get the best out of Microsoft Office 365. I’m Lesley, I’m the Project Administrator here at SR1 Development. This series is about how I use Office 365 to ass…

Blog Aug 7th,2023

What Exactly Does SharePoint Do? A Comprehensiv…

SharePoint has become an integral part of modern business operations, revolutionising the way organisations collaborate, manage content, and improve productivity. But for many people, the question remains: what exactly does SharePoint do? Here at SR1 development, we are all about simplifying things, so in this blog, we will delve into the functionalities and benefits of SharePoint. Understanding SharePoint SharePoint is a web-based collaboration and document management platform developed by Microsoft. It serves as a centralised hub for teams to work together, share information, and collaborate on projects in real-time. Originally launched in 2001, SharePoint has evolved signif…

SharePoint has become an integral part of modern business operations, revolutionising the way organisations collaborate, manage content, and improve productivity. But for many people, the que…

Blog Jul 6th,2023

Features to brighten your day in Teams – Part 1

Welcome to my new series on how to get the best out of Microsoft Office 365. I’m Lesley, I’m the Project Administrator here at SR1 Development. This series is about how I use Office 365 to…

Blog Mar 30th,2023

Best Practices for Managing Office 365 and Shar…

Tip 1 Use Multi-Factor Authentication (MFA): Multi-factor authentication adds an extra layer of security to Office 365 and SharePoint. Enabling MFA for all users in your organisation can h…