Bonzai Intranet Blog

Reporting on SharePoint lists with many to many relationships using Power Query

SharePoint lists are often the repository for reportable items and whether these take the form of incident reports, inventory, inspection forms or other data we are often asked to surface that information in a usable fashion for the business. I […]

Active Directory Groups and SharePoint Security

Working with a client recently I’d run across something that seemed pretty fundamental and widely-known (or so I thought); however, I’ve been wrong before and here was another example of exactly that.

How to Reuse Metadata in the SharePoint Term Store

The SharePoint Term Store is a tenant (SharePoint Online) or farm (SharePoint On-Premise) level service which allows organizations to centrally manage their metadata. This means that all Site Collections within an environment effectively share a single ‘instance’ of the Term […]

Understanding Your Intranet Site Structure [Interview]

How does Bonzai helps customers better understand their intranet content to build new Intranet sites’ structure? Find out as we learn more from Bonzai’ Solution Delivery Lead, Rosa Jamal, on how we need lead our clients to rethink their intranet […]

A Different Approach to Solution Delivery [Interview]

inThere is nothing more satisfying than hearing your customers expressing their positive experience with your product and service delivery. We proud ourselves on the ability to come up with the Bonzai Intanet’s Solution Delivery Process to deliver successful intranet projects deliver great Intranet […]

Product Development: From Idea to Product [Interview]

This episode Building Bonzai Podcast, our host Chantal Cameron (Data Analyst @ Bonzai) talks with Shereen Qumsieh(Director of product) on how product ideas evolve and how do we get some of these ideas to Bonzai Intranet’s product roadmap.

Office 365 Saturday a.k.a. SharePoint Saturday 

Office 365 Saturday (formerly called SharePoint Saturday), returns to Vancouver on Saturday April 14th at UBC Robson Square located at 800 Robson St. Vancouver, BC. This all-day event kicks off with registration at 8.15am and continues until 4.30pm, showcasing the latest SharePoint and […]

Best of On-Demand Bonzai Webinars: SharePoint Intranets, Communication Sites and Bonzai Client Intranets

At Bonzai, we love to share our knowledge with clients, prospective clients, partners and the technology industry as a whole through many different forums, but especially webinars and live in-person events. With 3 SharePoint MVPs at Bonzai Intranet, we have […]

Why Horizon North Migrated to SharePoint Online with Bonzai Intranet

A Sharegate study found that 37% of organizations operate with SharePoint On-Premises. If you’re among that 37%, or the 41% with a Hybrid environment, it’s very likely that you’re considering migrating to SharePoint Online. We recently conducted a case study with […]

What is the Best Office 365 Form Solution?

A common complexity for Office 365 users is the myriad of tools offered with no clear direction on how to use which tool when. For example, the recent release of Microsoft Teams in Office 365 has many users confused on […]

What Every Intranet Project Manager Needs to Know

Over the past 4 years, the solution delivery team at Bonzai has implemented more SharePoint and Office 365 intranets than they can collectively count on their fingers and toes. There have been many late nights, a few tears shed but […]

5 Best Practices for Your Intranet Content Plan

If you’re in the process of moving to a new intranet, you’re likely aware that a content audit is necessary to ensure that nothing is left behind during the content migration phase. Complete content audits are a time-consuming and often […]