2019 DMV Regional Chapter Meeting

This year will be the 3rd year hosting a Regional User Group Chapter Meeting for the DMV (DC / Maryland / Virginia). We will have attendees from the Washington, DC, Reston, VA, and Richmond, VA chapters in attendance and we have a jam packed agenda! When: Wednesday August 14, 8:30am-4pm Where: Microsoft Chevy Chase This … Continue reading 2019 DMV Regional Chapter Meeting

Kylie Kiser

1st Time Business Applications MVP!

I am excited to announce that I'm now a Microsoft MVP! I received the email confirmation on Canada Day, Monday July 1st and my profile is now live on the MVP site! This has been a goal of mine for many years as I have worked to deliver content and create a strong community in … Continue reading 1st Time Business Applications MVP!

Women in Technology, Kylie Kiser

Women in Technology

I was recently at the Hitachi Customer Conference and attended a Women in Technology luncheon. I always try to support these initiatives and this event was particularity interesting. It inspired me to share a few pieces of my story and tips for other ladies out there who may be struggling to find their way. You … Continue reading Women in Technology

App in a Day Training Recap

I was recently able to attend the App in a Day training at the Hitachi Customer Conference. This was a great day of learning and I would definitely recommend it to others. The course walks through everything you need to know in order to build a Canvas App, a Model Driven App with a Business … Continue reading App in a Day Training Recap

Kylie Kiser

Hitachi Customer Conference 2019 Recap

At the end of May, I had the privilege to attend the Hitachi Customer Conference. This was the first time attending and not presenting at a Conference in 4 years! So it was a great opportunity for me to really dig in and learn. I also was able to attend the App in a Day … Continue reading Hitachi Customer Conference 2019 Recap

Kylie Kiser

D365 Saturday Philly Recap

I was involved in the D365 Saturday event in Philadelphia, PA just a few weeks ago. This was a great full-day event with amazing speakers from across the country and keynote by Julie Strauss. Here are some takeaways from sessions I attended plus a few pictures from the festivities. KeynoteJulie Strauss We are in a … Continue reading D365 Saturday Philly Recap

What is Stop Workflow for?

A few weeks ago I saw this discussion on CRMUG regarding the necessity of the "Stop Workflow" step in D365 Workflows. It was such an interesting discussion that I wanted to share a few thoughts of my own on the topic. When I am building or editing a workflow, I usually have two main concerns … Continue reading What is Stop Workflow for?

May 2019 Events

There are several great events happening in the next few weeks where you can meet #CRMUGDC the Monkey. Make sure you save the date and get registered!CRMUGDC Q2 Chapter MeetingMay 15, 8:30am-12:30pmLocation: Microsoft Chevy ChaseSpeakersGeoff Ables: Designing Customer Engagement ProcessesNelson Johnson: Power BI for BeginnersKalpana Sivanandan: Microsoft Teams IntroductionGet all the details and register here!Check … Continue reading May 2019 Events

Kylie Kiser board game collection

Improve Game Night with the Power Platform: Lessons Learned

For the last several weeks I have been working on a project to encourage myself to learn more about Power BI, PowerApps and Flow. I have been procrastinating learning these tools waiting for the perfect use case to test on. However what I really needed was just time and a data set to work with. … Continue reading Improve Game Night with the Power Platform: Lessons Learned