Amazing Applications

The Amazing Applications show is for Microsoft Business Applications creators who want to build amazing Microsoft Dynamics 365, Power Apps, Power Automate, Power Virtual Agent and Power BI applications that everyone will love. The podcast is hosted by Microsoft Business Applications MVP, Neil Benson.

Recent Episodes

Enterprise CRM with scaled Scrum at RACQ

Jan. 24, 2022

#109. In this special episode, I'm interviewed by Dani Kahil about my experience delivering an enterprise CRM project at RACQ (the Royal Automobile Club of Queensland). RACQ is a membership organisation serving two million p…

Behind the scenes of Amazing Applications

Jan. 4, 2022

108. If you're considering starting a Dynamics 365 or Power Platform podcast in 2022, or just wonder what's involved in producing a podcast episode, join me for a behind the scenes look at my four step episode production pro…

Blended teams: customer and partner co-development

Dec. 23, 2021

#107. What would you do if you ran a Microsoft partner business and your customer wanted to stack your scrum their with their developers? This is the story of Selina who runs Gotham Heroes. Her customer, Bruce at Gotham Orph…

Product Backlog Refinement: Who's Involved? (And Why!)

Dec. 7, 2021

#106. You and the Microsoft Business Apps product owner are on Teams going through the product backlog. You two are working on it together because that’s how it has always been done. And yet, when you look back at the last f…

How did you get scrum master training?

Nov. 29, 2021

#105. Dan Foster, a senior consultant and solutions architect at CRM Dynamics, asks, "Have you found much benefit from your being a scrum master? If so, how did you get that training?" I've taken the Scrum Alliance Certified…

Should You Assign Stories to Developers in Sprint Planning?

Nov. 19, 2021

#104. Should we assign items to a developer during sprint planning? Some of my scrum teams building Dynamics 365 and Power Platform applications assign sprint backlog items to a named developer during the sprint planning eve…

Recent Blog Posts

Amazing Apps Ideas

Would you like to submit an idea for a future Amazing Apps episode? Perhaps you'd like to join me as a guest and chat about one of the questions asked b…