Working in teams is an essential part of today’s modern workplace. An increasing number of workers are remote, mobile, or work from different time zones and geographic locations. In this blog post I will share details about Microsoft 365 tools that facilitate teamwork for all workers, no matter where they are located or how they connect to your organization’s resources.

Teamwork tools in Microsoft 365

The nature of teamwork continues to evolve as teams of various shapes and sizes come together for short-term and long-term projects.  Microsoft 365 give your organization the right tools at the right time for the right task, along with common services to help you work fluidly across applications.

The teamwork products benefit from the same enterprise-level security, compliance, and manageability as the rest of Microsoft 365.

Microsoft 365: Universal Toolkit for Teamwork


You must be familiar Outlookemail-based experience which help you stay in touch with colleagues, and share calendars, files, and tasks, to make sure important deliverables get attention.

SharePoint & OneDrive for Business:

You can store your content in the cloud with SharePoint and OneDrive for Business. This lets you access your files on any device and share them with others inside and outside your organization. Because the files are in the cloud, team members can collaborate on them in real time using familiar Office applications like Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.

Microsoft Teams

Microsoft Teamsis the digital hub for teamwork in Microsoft 365. It brings together team conversations and content so your users can stay up-to-date on critical projects. It includes everything teams need to stay connected like chat, phone calls, content, and meetings. It can also be customized with applications and bots that support a given project. With guest access in Teams, you can invite people from both inside and outside your organization to work on projects.


Yammeris a community conversation tool designed to help encourage open dialogue, idea generation, and connections across the company. Yammer lets you create communities of interest and forums that bring people together, improve transparency, and give everyone a voice. You can even grant external access to partners and customers as needed.

Microsoft Graph

Microsoft 365 is built on an intelligent fabric that keeps it all connected and secured no matter what app or service you are working in as a team. Microsoft Graphprovides a seamless connection between people and relevant content.

Office 365 Groups

Office 365 Groupsenable a single team identity across apps and services and centralized policy management enhances security and compliance.

Adnan is six time Microsoft MVP (Since 2015) with over 16 years of extensive experience with major expertise on SharePoint, SharePoint based development, Microsoft 365, Microsoft Teams, .Net Platform and Microsoft BI. He is currently working Sr Microsoft Consultant at Olive + Goose. He is MCT Regional Lead for Pakistan Chapter since 2012. He is working on SharePoint for past 12 years and worked on different intranet/intranet solutions for private & govt. sector majorly in United states and Gulf region and have experience of working with multiple Fortune 500 companies. He is a trainer, technology evangelist and also speaks in community forums.

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