Join our #SharePoint #Governance Twitter Chat on March 7 @ 3 PM EST at #QGOV

What are you doing on March 7 at 3 p.m. EST?! We’ll be at #QGOV on twitter with SharePoint experts Chris McNulty (@CMcNulty2000), Susan Hanley (@SusanHanley) and Chris Beckett (@SharePointBits) discussing governance! We hope you’ll join us on twitter using this hashtag #QGOV to ask your questions about SharePoint governance, participate in the discussion and possibly win $$!


Here are the details:

  • TOPIC: SharePoint Governance
  • DATE: March 7, 2012
  • TIME: 3 p.m. EST – 4 p.m. EST
  • LOCATION: using the #QGOV hashtag. You can also use to easily monitor and participate in the #QGOV chat (see below for directions to use this tool).
  • GIVE-A-WAYS: Every 15 minutes we’ll be holding a drawing of all #QGOV participants for a $25 Amazon Gift Card! We’ll announce the winners throughout the twitter chat (see contest rules below)!

- Chris McNulty (@CMcNulty2000) is a strategic product manager for SharePoint Solutions at Quest Software, where his responsibilities include the strategic product direction for Quest’s SharePoint solutions. Chris is a Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS), Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE), and a member of the Microsoft Solutions Advocate and MVTSP programs. A frequent speaker at events around the U.S., Chris is the author of the “SharePoint 2010 Consultant’s Handbook – Managed Metadata Service,” and blogs at and


- Susan Hanley (@SusanHanley), president of Susan Hanley LLC, is a recognized expert in the design, development, and implementation of successful portal solutions, with a specialization in Microsoft SharePoint. Her consulting practice is dedicated to helping clients achieve high-impact business outcomes with portal and collaboration solutions. She is a frequent writer and speaker on the topic of implementing successful intranet portal solutions, portal strategy, governance, user adoption, and measuring the value of SharePoint investments. Sue is the co-author of Essential SharePoint 2007: Developing High Impact Collaboration Solutions and Essential SharePoint 2010: Overview, Governance, and Planning and writes a blog on SharePoint and Collaboration for Network World Magazine that can be found at In 2010, she was named one of the Top 50 SharePoint Influencers.


- Chris Beckett (@SharePointBits) is an Information Systems Architect, Consultant and Trainer with 22 years of experience leading the development of enterprise business solutions using rapid application development processes, tools and best practices. He is a Microsoft Certified SharePoint Master and Certified Trainer, and has been a dedicated SharePoint technology specialist since 2003, with expertise in business process automation, enterprise content management, and deployment strategy and governance. He is an active blogger and author, and a frequent speaker at user groups and professional conferences.


How to Participate in a Twitter chat:

  1. You must first have a twitter account.
  2. Then you can monitor and participate in the chat using either of these vehicles (there are others out there you may be more comfortable with using if you are a seasoned tweeter)”
  1. Twitter – login to and perform a search for #QGOV. This will show all the tweets related to our chat. If you want to participate then send a tweet and include #QGOV in the tweet so it appears in our chat.
  2. TweetChat – go to and sign in using your Twitter sign in. Then use the search bar at the top to search for #QGOV. All the tweets related to #QGOV will show up here in TweetChat’s interface. You can even send tweets from within this interface using your own handle and best of all it automatically puts #QGOV at the end of all your tweets!
  • Once you’ve chosen you preferred method to monitor and participate in the chat – then tweet away!