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How To Manage Digital Workplace Tool Overload

How To Manage Digital Workplace Tool Overload

Digital workplaces are great, aren’t they?  Colleagues can collaborate from across the world by sharing files over Slack, conversing through Google Doc comments, tracking projects on Trello and discussing internal matters on Yammer — or was that via email? Wait, didn’t the boss schedule a Skype meeting later today to

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Slack Enterprise Edition Aims for Microsoft, Other Big Collaboration Competitors

Slack Enterprise Edition Aims for Microsoft, Other Big Collaboration Competitors

Slack took aim at large businesses — and some of its biggest competitors — with today's unveiling of a new enterprise edition. At a live event in its hometown of San Francisco, representatives from the team collaboration tool demonstrated Slack Enterprise Grid, which allows global teams of up to 500,000

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Pick Workplace Communication Tools That Make Employees’ Lives Easier

Pick Workplace Communication Tools That Make Employees' Lives Easier

New and emerging communication channels continue to jockey for digital workplace supremacy.  Slack remains the current trendy choice, but Microsoft Teams is pushing into its territory.  Meanwhile old, busted — yet reliable — email keeps running thanks to all of the new and improved engines in the cloud.

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4 Ways To Improve Workforce Adoption of Collaboration Apps

4 Ways To Improve Workforce Adoption of Collaboration Apps

Businesses are increasingly embracing enterprise messaging and team collaboration applications – with little sign of slowing down. A December 2016 report by G2 Crowd found more than half of companies have implemented team collaboration solutions, and 31 percent plan to adopt one in the next two years.

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Managing Digital Workplace Communication: So Many Tools, So Much Confusion

Managing Digital Workplace Communication: So Many Tools, So Much Confusion

It seems fashionable these days to blame email for our communication woes. After all, critics say it’s a time suck, makes us less productive, costs companies money and even makes us sick. While all of this may very well be true, pointing the finger at any one technology won’t

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How Machines Can Make You More Human & Improve Workplace Communication

How Machines Can Make You More Human & Improve Workplace Communication

Empathy is important — and few people would argue the point. Decades of research have shown that empathic communicators are more likely to have satisfying interactions and achieve their interactional goals, such as selling their products, delivering a better service experience or helping their patients.

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Employees Long for Better Workplace Communication [Infographic]

Employees Long for Better Workplace Communication [Infographic]

Many enterprises are embracing digital transformation. But all that change will fall flat unless organizations improve their basic communication skills. That's the conclusion of a survey released today, which found nearly half of the 250 communications professionals who responded think their companies should rethink their digital workplace communications program.

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