Monthly Archives: October 2010

Workflow: Next Approver is my VP

This can be done with a SharePoint 2010 workflow in SharePoint 2010, 2013, or SharePoint Online, but it cannot be done with a SharePoint 2013 workflow. Many times in approval workflows, the first approval needs to go to the employee’s manager, and then the next approval is supposed to go to the VP of that department.  The VP isn’t necessarily

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Selective Automatic Content Approval

This post applies to SharePoint 2007, 2010, 2013, Office 365 and also the free versions WSS and Foundation. When using content approval in SharePoint lists and libraries, it is often requested that all content needs to be approved EXCEPT for content from this certain person, because it’s their list.  In this post, I’ll show you how to do that. First of

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My Experience at the MEC – Thanks Microsoft!

A couple of months ago, the Microsoft Office and SharePoint marketing folks contacted myself and a handful of others in the SharePoint community.  They referred to us as “community influencers”, and invited us to their customer immersion experience at the Microsoft Technology Center in New York City for a day! My fellow influencers in this experience were: Jennifer Mason Dux

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