News & Blogs

Welcome. Within this section you can find all of the latest news from CPS, along with Blogs to guide you though your Digital Transformation journey with Microsoft technologies.

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    CPS are a FastTrack Ready Partner
    • 19 November,2019

    CPS are a FastTrack Ready partner, part of a select community of partners worldwide. As an invite-only, closed scheme, this is testament to the skill and expertise CPS has for helping customers fast-track their journey to the Microsoft Cloud. It is an endorsement by Microsoft that we are a trusted

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    INCLUSION BY DESIGN LEADS TO GOOD DESIGN
    • 18 November,2019

    The modern user experience is a very slick thing! It provides us with a pleasurable, intuitive experience when we interact with the digital world. That is not always true! I can think of web sites and apps that I use (reluctantly it has to be said) which do not provide

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    The Rise of the Citizen Developer
    • 07 November,2019

    If you haven’t heard of Power Platform the new branding that Microsoft have been pushing hard for the last 18 months, then you probably should make yourself aware of it.  The new platform and technologies are all about “no code, low code” and empowering organisations to build their own business

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    The Intelligent Intranet – What’s ‘coming soon’
    • 05 November,2019

    Oh my! I have never been into a 45 minute session where I've struggled to keep up with the pace of announcements through typing. I'm no slob when it comes to typing but I was struggling to keep up! So I'm going to try and create a highlights package of

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    Ignite Day 1 – Summary of key take-aways
    • 05 November,2019

    Ignite never fails to delver a vast conference with an overwhelming amount of information!  And the scale of breakfast is awe-inspiring! Game Plan This year I am lucky enough to be attending with three colleagues which means we can be strategic about the sessions we attend.  While I am planning

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    ​Paying it back – the highs and lows of volunteering ​
    • 04 November,2019

    Here’s me back in the 80s. Every Wednesday, my Mum or my Aunt would walk me 20 mins down the road to a little hut in Keston. The Cubs would turn up, run wild with games, pester Akela into playing the torch game (even in the summer when there was

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    MEETING TIPS FROM TECH LEADERS
    • 28 October,2019

    Meeting are just a fact of life for most of us. We tend to have too many of them (unless we are the people organising them!). There are many tips and tricks to make meetings more effective and less of a chore but recently I came across quite a few

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    Returning to work with no stress
    • 11 October,2019

    You have prepared to go on holiday and you have had a lovely time.  You told everyone that you would be out but still, they have sent you emails and you have actions as a result. For each email,  assess it based on the following process: The aim of this