Tag Archives: Social Business

Gamification in Community Building: When Does it Work?

Gamification in Community Building: When Does it Work?

Social gamification may help prod people to engage in your community or collaborative effort, but can it actually help build a sense of community? This is an urgent question to ask. It’s urgent because today’s largest social media platforms are under scrutiny for being purposely addictive and playing on people’s

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Why You Can’t Buy a Digital Workplace

Why You Can't Buy a Digital Workplace

Increasingly I hear IT departments refer to their Office 365 programs as being a "digital workplace" initiative. Similarly, during my research on SharePoint Intranets in-a-box, several vendors called their products a "digital workplace."  This trend is troubling. A digital workplace is not something you can buy and install.

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Top B2B Industry Events (Mar. 8 to April 18, 2017)

Top B2B Industry Events (Mar. 8 to April 18, 2017)

Have you attended any great conferences or networking events in 2017? The first quarter is already coming to a close — and there's never been a better time to plan your schedule for the coming months. Our industry conference planner gives you all the information you need.

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Gartner’s Take on the Top Trends in the Digital Workplace

Gartner's Take on the Top Trends in the Digital Workplace

Organizations are embracing technology and techniques from the consumer space to keep employees engaged in the digital workplace. Gartner digital workplace analyst Matt Cain explained these trends in a webinar this week, “Top 10 Emerging Digital Workplace Technologies to Transform Your Business.” Emerging Workplace Tech, Trends Cain said Gartner  found

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Meet Amazon Chime: A New Digital Workplace Collaboration Tool

Meet Amazon Chime: A New Digital Workplace Collaboration Tool

Amazon has unveiled Chime, a communications platform that’s ready to battle it out with the likes of Skype, Hangouts, GoToMeeting and WebEx. In a blog post announcing the platform this month, Amazon makes the heady promise Chime will deliver "frustration-free online meetings " and "close the gaps between us.

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