CollabTalk Podcast | Episode 57 with Mark Rackley


For Episode 57 of the CollabTalk Podcast, the conversation focused on the difficulties of promoting business and technology events in a post-pandemic world, moving from entirely virtual user groups and events back into in-person events and activities. You can listen to the podcast above and follow me using your favorite app, such as Spotify, Apple Podcasts, Stitcher, Soundcloud, or the iHeartRadio app. Be sure to subscribe!

Joining me on this podcast:

  • See the source imageMark Rackley (@mrackley), Group Manager, Modern Workplace Architect at Avanade ( and the lead organizer of The North American Collaboration Summit (also known as #NACS) found at As a Microsoft MVP and globally recognized Microsoft 365 geek, Mark is an active blogger, presenter, author (and bacon aficionado) who is eager to lend his real-world knowledge of SharePoint, Teams, and Bots to all who need it. [LinkedIn]

Enjoy this week’s episode, and be sure to subscribe for more content like this, as well as interviews with Microsoft MVPs and Regional Directors every Monday. Thanks for listening!

And if you’re interested in attending the North American Collaboration Summit, being held in Branson, MO on October 12-14, use the code “CollabTalk” for a 25% discount off the already-low ticket price! Virtual sessions also available.

Christian Buckley

Christian is a Microsoft Regional Director and M365 Apps & Services MVP, and an award-winning product marketer and technology evangelist, based in Silicon Slopes (Lehi), Utah. He is the Director of North American Partner Management for leading ISV Rencore (, leads content strategy for TekkiGurus, and is an advisor for both revealit.TV and WellnessWits. He hosts the monthly #CollabTalk TweetJam, the weekly #CollabTalk Podcast, and the Microsoft 365 Ask-Me-Anything (#M365AMA) series.