The CCLS Virtual Student Lounge is a Regis University Office 365 group on Yammer. WHY YAMMER? YOU CAN USE YAMMER TO... Meet Fellow Students who share your interest Find the expert help that you need Share important news with those who need to know Discuss Textbooks and Courses Gather opinions and ideas from across the University Provide Peer to Peer recognition Stay informer and gain visibility into the College Share best practices and solutions with software Discover valuable information to inform your work Communicate in real time, while you’re on the go JOIN THE YAMMER NETWORK TODAY! Visit www.yammer.com. Enter your Regis.edu email address and you'll receive a confirmation email to activate your account. Getting Started with Yammer Regis University Sign in AS SOON AS YOU JOIN, COMPLETE YOUR PROFILE Set up your account so you can start using Yammer to communicate, collaborate, and share information. Your Yammer Profile helps your coworkers learn more about you and your work experience, while helping them put a face to a name. Here’s how to set it up: 1. In the top right corner of your screen, click on the icon of the three dots. 2. Select Edit Profile. 3. Upload a photo of yourself. 4. Add your title, location, expertise, contact information and any other details, including links to your profiles on Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn. 5. Click Save. MANAGE YOUR EMAIL NOTIFICATIONS By default, Yammer sends you a daily email summarizing the conversations on our network. You can decide to change how often you get these summaries. Here’s how to manage your email settings: 1. In the top right corner of your screen, click on the icon of the three dots. 2. Select Edit Profile. Then, click Notifications from the menu on the left. 3. Check the boxes to select when to receive email notifications and which notifications to receive. 4. Click Save. MAKE YAMMER YOUR OWN To customize your Yammer experience, join Groups and follow coworkers and Topics of interest. Review your main feed to find posts that are relevant to you. Join Groups 1. Click on Groups in the left navigation bar. 2. Click +Join to join a group. 3. If membership approval is required, request admission (You can also join and access groups from your main feed) Follow Faculty or Fellow Students 1. Under the icon with three dots in the top navigation bar, click People. 2. Click +Follow to follow a coworker. 3. Don’t see a colleague? Invite him or her to the network. (You can also follow users by clicking Follow under their thumbnail headshot.) Follow Topics 1. Under the icon with three dots in the top navigation bar, click Apps. 2. Scroll towards the bottom to My Apps and then click Topics. 3. Select any Topic of interest, then click Follow.