Microsoft 365 PnP Weekly - Episode 185

Microsoft 365 PnP Weekly - Episode 185

In this installment of the weekly discussion revolving around the latest news and topics on Microsoft 365, hosts – Vesa Juvonen (Microsoft) | @vesajuvonen, Waldek Mastykarz (Microsoft) | @waldekm are joined by Belgium based Microsoft 365 Development MVP and Consultant - Jasey Waegebaert (GMI group) | @jwaegebaert.

Topics discussed in this session

  • Jasey’s recognition as an “Microsoft 365 Development MVP” in September 2022.
  • Developing automation solutions for customers in the construction industry largely by tapping into APIs behind the scenes.
  • On getting started with open-source and in a short time becoming a CLI for Microsoft 375 maintainer. Acknowledgement of the value of open-source.
  • What has changed for Jasey since becoming an MVP 2 months ago?
  • Tips to others on how they might prep to be recognized as an MVP.
  • From school to present – career path stories from Jasey, Waldek and Vesa.
  • Approach to learning about Microsoft 365 at large including tools, guidance and not getting overwhelmed in the process!

Also, we showcased 16 articles/videos published by Microsoft and the PnP Community in the last week.

This week

  • Jasey - follow-up tasks after releasing CLI for Microsoft 365 v5.9, prepping for 5 year anniversary of CLI for Microsoft 365 hosted on the CLI for Microsoft 365 Discord channel.
  • Waldek – starting the 30 Days of Microsoft Graph Challenge on November 1st. Prepping for 5-year anniversary party for CLI for Microsoft 365 – November 17th. Finalizing presentation to be delivered during November 1st Microsoft 365 Platform call. Specifically, about adding a capability to your app that taps into Microsoft Graph logic to find and book a meeting slot with multiple meeting attendees within your org.
  • Vesa – releasing SPFx v1.16 RC on Tuesday, Nov 1, and GA will likely follow in the next week. Community call details including the first ever demo of Microsoft Graph SharePoint Pages API.

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This session was recorded on Monday, October 31, 2022.

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Microsoft articles

Community articles

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