Tag: collaboration

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Employee Experience

4 Ways an Intranet Improves the Employee Experience

The aging on-premises intranets of yesteryear are going away, and being replaced with intelligent platforms that boost employee engagement and productivity.

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Digital Workplace

How to Manage Introverts in the Digital Workplace

Remote work suits introverts' preference for asynchronous and solo work, but that doesn't mean managers should leave them alone.

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Digital Workplace

Active Management Needed to Make Remote and Hybrid Work Successful

While companies have been pleasantly surprised by performance, the challenges of effectively managing dispersed teams have become steadily more apparent.

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Collaboration & Productivity

How to Use Internal Webinars to Improve Communication and Engagement

Internal webinars can be effective training tools and provide an avenue to enhance internal communication and information exchange in the organization.

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Collaboration & Productivity

How to Manage Digital Extroverts

Extroverted employees have the ability to engage others in the remote and digital workplace. But they require management to be an asset, and not a distraction.

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Leadership

Technology Didn’t Save the World. People Did

People's resilience and adaptability made the rapid digital transformation of work in the last year possible, despite what technologists would have you believe.

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Collaboration & Productivity

5 Tips to Make Messages Clear in the Remote Workplace

Clear communication is a necessity for a successful remote workplace. It's also one of the most challenging things to get right.

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Employee Experience

The Rough Road to Better Employee Experience

Workplace technology and employee experience have moved notably closer to each other over the last several years. But recent research points to a troubling gap.

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Collaboration & Productivity

The Dos and Don'ts of Body Language in Virtual Meetings

Body language is crucial to understanding meaning but in virtual settings it's often missing. Here's what to do to ensure messages come through loud and clear.

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Leadership

How to Identify and Connect Your Employee Thought Leaders

Organizational network analysis will identify your internal subject matter experts and help turn them into valued thought leaders.

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Digital Workplace

HR Platform Hibob Acquires Cassiopeia to Support Remote and Hybrid Work

The New York City-based people platform will use Cassiopeia's AI to analyze team workflow and communication and help companies make better decisions.

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Leadership

Why Soft Skills Matter and How to Develop Them

Soft skills became even more important during remote work. How organizations develop them going forward will determine their success in what comes next.

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Digital Workplace

Mmhmm Adds Multiple New Features in Chunky 2.0

Mmhmm has rolled out version 2.0 of its presentation software to kick off the summer and with it comes several new features.

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Digital Workplace

Microsoft Opens Teams to Third-Party Collaboration Apps and In-App Purchases

In a push to get more app developers building for Teams, Microsoft is opening up its APIs, Teams Store, and tools to what it calls collaborative apps.

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Collaboration & Productivity

4 Drivers of Effective Collaboration and Productivity in the Hybrid Workplace

The tools, practices and platforms that enabled businesses to remain productive in the middle of a pandemic will need to be adapted to the next phase of work.

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Digital Workplace

Google Debuts 3D Chat, Amazon Tackles Mental Health & More News

Google's Project Starline aims to revolutionize video chat, Stoke Talent streamlines freelancer management and more digital workplace news.

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Digital Workplace

Google Workspace Adds Smart Chips Feature to Interconnect App Suite

Google’s I/O 2021 keynote revealed that the company is launching a new feature called Smart Chips to its Workspace productivity suite. Here's why.

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Information Management

How XOps Is Hoping to Unite All the Disparate Ops Disciplines Under One Banner

A new kind of Ops infrastructure is emerging and XOps hopes to tame the chaos. The goal of XOps, to help unite all the different disciplines under one umbrella.

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Digital Workplace

6 Takeaways From the Spring Digital Workplace Experience Virtual Conference

Last week was the Spring edition of SMG's Digital Workplace Experience. Senior reporter Dom Nicastro explores the big takeaways from the event.

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Digital Workplace

Intelligent Video Lands In the Digital Workplace

While organizations have been using video for communication for a while now, working from home is driving the need for intelligent video. Here's why.