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Why Email Remains The Top Enterprise Collaboration Tool

Why Email Remains The Top Enterprise Collaboration Tool

Over the course of the last year, there has been considerable discussion about the role of email in workplaces that depend heavily on social network and other collaboration tools. In these discussions, there appears to be a general consensus that while social networks are useful to achieve work-related goals,

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Forget Slack vs. Email: Think Slack Plus Email

Forget Slack vs. Email: Think Slack Plus Email

Slack CEO Stewart Butterfield made a confession in late September: he admitted email was useful. Butterfield made the confession at the HubSpot Inbound marketing conference in Boston. His full quote reveals what Butterfield, CEO of a self-professed "email killer" company, truly thinks of email and its future: "Email will

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Forget Slack vs. Email: Think Slack Plus Email

Forget Slack vs. Email: Think Slack Plus Email

Slack CEO Stewart Butterfield made a confession in late September: he admitted email was useful. Butterfield made the confession at the HubSpot Inbound marketing conference in Boston. His full quote reveals what Butterfield, CEO of a self-professed "email killer" company, truly thinks of email and its future: "Email will

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Marketers: Stop Abusing Your Email Lists

Marketers: Stop Abusing Your Email Lists

What is up with email marketing right now? Have you noticed the “whiny toddler” emails you’re getting lately? The insistent subject lines, the aggressive, wheedling tones, the shrill shouting for your attention? I was recently at a conference and the amount of email I got from vendors was ridiculous —

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Is Microsoft Teams the ‘Portal’ We’ve Been Looking For?

Is Microsoft Teams the 'Portal' We've Been Looking For?

On day one of Microsoft Ignite, the company announced its Teams collaboration product would become the “hero client” for all communications functionality in Office 365 going forward.  Teams will subsume the functionality of Skype for Business for Office 365 users, bringing voice, video calling and even plain old telephone services

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CIOs: Step Away From the Email and Get On Board with Collaboration

CIOs: Step Away From the Email and Get On Board with Collaboration

How many more times do we have to hear email is king of workplace communications?  As a former CIO at an insurance provider with over 30,000 deployed Yammer seats, I couldn't help but add my two cents to the discussion. While email remains a critical form of communication in

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