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Collaboration & Productivity

It’s 2022: Can We Finally Escape the Productivity Paradox?

Productivity is the wrong measure of human performance in the 21st century.

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Collaboration & Productivity

How to Boost Workplace Productivity for the 21st Century

Three primary factors are exerting downward pressure, crimping productivity and pushing organizations to find new ways to turn the trend around.

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Collaboration & Productivity

How the Metaverse Will Usher in a New Era of Collaboration

As the metaverse develops, organizations are starting to look at it as a way to improve enterprise collaboration. Here's why.

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Collaboration & Productivity

How to Measure Success by Focusing on Outcomes

Teams need to focus on outcomes over outputs to help them deliver greater value. This starts by measuring the four key value areas.

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Collaboration & Productivity

5 Things Leaders Can Learn From Airbnb's Approach to Remote Work

While Tesla CEO Elon Musk demanded workers get back to the office, Airbnb has opened its doors to remote work. Here's what leaders can learn from its approach.

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Collaboration & Productivity

How to Make Collaboration Work in the Hybrid Workplace

Effective collaboration is easier said than done. In a hybrid workplace, it's even more complicated. Here are the key pieces to get right.

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Collaboration & Productivity

Visier Acquires Collaboration Analytics Specialist Yva.ai

The Vancouver, B.C.-based people analytics firm wants a deeper look at employee wellbeing and productivity.

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Collaboration & Productivity

New Wave of Collaboration Apps Look to Cover All Team Collaboration Needs

Four pillars form the foundation of team collaboration — and an increasing number of collaboration apps are looking to incorporate all four.

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Collaboration & Productivity

How to Handle Underperformance in the Hybrid Workplace

The responsibility to adapt performance management to new ways of working lies squarely on managers. Here are tips to reverse declining results.

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Collaboration & Productivity

The End of the Social Collaboration Experiment: The Technology Is the Problem

Fifteen years has been an eternity in the enterprise, and yet, our collaboration tools haven’t changed that much from their MySpace-like origins.

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Collaboration & Productivity

Finding the Right Collaboration Balance With Scrum

By using Scrum, people are a part of a team, tied by a common set of longer-term and shorter-term goals and collectively have accountability for all work.

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Collaboration & Productivity

Why Asynchronous Videos Are Better Than Video Meetings

In the digital workplace, asynchronous video can be a way to avoid the challenges of organizing and executing video meetings.

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Collaboration & Productivity

Digital Whiteboard Specialist Mural Acquires LUMA Institute

The San Francisco-based company aims to create a system of 'collaborative intelligence' that will connect teams and drive design thinking.

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Collaboration & Productivity

Teams vs. Slack Debate: Which Is Best for Collaboration?

Salesforce's Slack and Microsoft's Teams both offer important collaboration capabilities for the digital workplace, but they're not the only game in town.

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Collaboration & Productivity

Employee Communications Management Platforms May Be Coming, But They're Not What We Need

Our focus as communicators has to be on improving communication outputs and outcomes for the organizations we work for, not on efficiencies for ourselves.

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Collaboration & Productivity

What Could We Gain if We Collaborated More Efficiently?

Organizations that remodeled the way they collaborate in the past two years have found time they can now give back to staff or use to chase extra revenue.

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Collaboration & Productivity

Loom Updates Video Collaboration Platform to Support Asynchronous Work

New features added to the San Francisco-based company's Loom HQ are aimed at building connections and sharing information among distributed and hybrid teams.

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Collaboration & Productivity

Collaboration Tools for Remote Workers Are No Longer Enough

Enterprises that concentrate only on traditional collaboration tools are missing the chance to ensure workers stay engaged and remote work remains attractive.

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Collaboration & Productivity

Do We Collaborate Too Much?

There is undoubtedly a time and a place to collaborate and share, but sometimes getting on with the task is more productive.

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Collaboration & Productivity

Finding the Balance Between Deep Work and Collaboration

How do we balance the tension between individuals seeking to accomplish deep work and the need to coordinate work across individuals, teams and networks?