SharePoint LMS: The Good

I’ve had a lot to say about what SharePoint LMS doesn’t do well – so it’s only fair if I end with what SharePoint LMS does do well. It’s actually SCORM compliant Many claim to be SCORM compliant – but we’ve tested it and this one definitely is! It works well within...

SharePoint LMS: The Bad and the Ugly

I’ve indicated that I was overall happy with this product, but that’s not to say there aren’t things that could really improve it and take it to the next level.  For anyone considering deploying SharePoint LMS – here are some things to be aware of : The gradebook –...

SharePoint LMS: The insider overview

I’ve now conquered my 4th public-facing SharePoint portal. This one was a little different because it was designed to serve as a platform for a learning management system (LMS). We went with SharePoint LMS (www.sharepointlms.com). Last year we did a proof of concept...

I’ve come up for air!

I’m sorry that I disappeared for the last few months.  I always hate to say work got the better of me – but it really did in this case. Aside from the many projects I was working on – I took on a challenge to lead the migration from one learning...

Random SharePoint Tip: Quickly set rules for Alerts in Outlook

I came across this by accident, when looking at an alert email in my Outlook. Before I start let me say that this occurred using WSS 3.0 and Outlook 2007. When an alert from SharePoint come in, you get a menu option on the top left of the message asking me if I want...