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Feb 13, 2023

You have questions. Viva has answers. On today's episode, we chat with Michael Holste and Steve Nguyen, Microsoft employees who focus on Microsoft Viva Engage and all the goodness it brings - with many exciting announcements disclosed today. You'll learn about things geared toward leadership communications, ways to host and run internal AMAs, and the general notion of getting answers to your questions when using Microsoft Viva, what is referred to as Answers in Viva. Plus, a little future news on Yammer branding… it's a packed episode that will warm the community part of your heart.

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06:10 Conversation with Michael and Steve

37:06 Upcoming Events

Michael Holste | LinkedIn | Twitter [guest]

Steve Nguyen | LinkedIn | Twitter [guest]

Mark Kashman |@mkashman [co-host]

Chris McNulty |@cmcnulty2000 [co-host]

Viva Engage | Website | Viva adoption center | @Microsoft365

SharePoint | Facebook | @SharePoint | SharePoint community blog | Feedback

New Leadership, Analytics, and Knowledge Experiences for Viva Engage are now rolling out” by Michael Holste

Yammer rebrand 2023 (blog)

Insights for Yammer customers (blog)

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