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Digital Transfor-What? It’s Time We Simplify the Language of Employee Collaboration

Digital Transfor-What? It's Time We Simplify the Language of Employee Collaboration

We’re only a few months into 2018, but I’m calling an audible on how we talk about the employee communication and collaboration space. “Digital Transformation” and its associated lingo have crossed the line into buzzword territory.

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Front-Line Workers: The Untapped Knowledge Workers in Your Midst

Front-Line Workers: The Untapped Knowledge Workers in Your Midst

It’s Academy Awards season, and film buffs are excited to find out which movie wins Best Picture. But people are making movies every day that will never be recognized by the Academy: front-line employees. The sights, sounds and stories of movies draw us into new worlds, captivating our imaginations.

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7 Employee Collaboration Lessons We Learned by Cutting Out the Middleman

7 Employee Collaboration Lessons We Learned by Cutting Out the Middleman

What if you could obtain real, raw, unfiltered information from your employees about how your collaboration program is actually working today? What if you had the chance to put yourself in the shoes of line workers, field sales reps, headquarters teams, new hires and senior engineers alike?  You’d quickly learn

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Video Killed the Enterprise Productivity Star

Video Killed the Enterprise Productivity Star

I used to love when a substitute teacher walked into my classroom when I was in grammar school, because instead of taking notes about chlorophyll and atoms, we’d get to watch Bill Nye the Science Guy and Reading Rainbow.  Students weren’t very productive on substitute teacher days.

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2015 Contributors of the Year: Carrie Basham Young

Some people need coaxing to find their voice, to write the way that they speak. Although I have not met her in person, my money says Carrie Young is not one of them. Titles like "Tools, Schmools: It's Really About Community Management " tell the story — Carrie combines

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Who Needs Community Managers When There’s Facebook at Work?

Who Needs Community Managers When There's Facebook at Work?

If community managers haven't yet taken note of Facebook at Work's forceful entrance onto the enterprise social networking scene, now's the time. The product is slick and easy for end users, but its overarching strategy doesn’t align with the norms inside our industry. Editor's Note: This is the final in a three part series Facebook at Work’s Got 99 Problems, and

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Who Needs Community Managers When There’s Facebook at Work?

Who Needs Community Managers When There's Facebook at Work?

If community managers haven't yet taken note of Facebook at Work's forceful entrance onto the enterprise social networking scene, now's the time. The product is slick and easy for end users, but its overarching strategy doesn’t align with the norms inside our industry. Editor's Note: This is the final in a three part series Facebook at Work’s Got 99 Problems, and

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