Microsoft SharePoint 2013: Planning for Adoption and Governance is available for purchase.

Take control of the complex requirements for delivering a SharePoint 2013 solution to your organization.

Led by a SharePoint MVP specializing in SharePoint service delivery, you’ll learn proven methods to help you prepare for a smooth adoption and governance process throughout the enterprise. This guide is ideal for IT professionals, including service delivery managers, project and program managers, and business analysts.

Discover how to:

•Align your SharePoint solution with organizational goals and business priorities

•Engage executive sponsors, stakeholders, and SharePoint champions

•Provide detailed plans and schedules for an effective, structured delivery

•Build a team with appropriate roles to match delivery requirements

•Prepare user adoption, training, and communication plans, with clear business rules and policies

•Plan ongoing platform governance, service releases, and solution maintenance

•Build effective customer service models and provide SharePoint support

Geoff Evelyn is a SharePoint MVP focused on SharePoint service delivery and SharePoint Implementation. He is the author of Managing and Implementing Microsoft® SharePoint® 2010 Projects and coauthor of MOS 2010 Study Guide for Microsoft Word Expert, Excel® Expert, Access®, and SharePoint.