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Digital workplace newsbyte - a wrap up of all the digital workplace news of the week.

Digital Workplace

Facebook Brings Metaverse to Europe with 10,000 Hires, IBM Rebrands & More News

In this week's workplace news, Facebook and IBM rebrand, Zoho upgrades Zoho One, Alfresco adds compliance tech to it portfolio and more.

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Collaboration & Productivity

Are You Thriving or Barely Surviving in Microsoft Teams?

High-performing users of Teams are out there, they're just in the minority at this stage. But the issue isn't the tool, it's our unhealthy digital habits.

Digital workplace newsbyte - a wrap up of all the digital workplace news of the week.

Digital Workplace

Microsoft Adds New Elements to Viva, Box Gets Tighter With Slack, Zoom & More News

Microsoft buys OKR tracking provider Ally.io, Box offers better Slack and Zoom integrations, ServiceNow and Celonis partner and more news.

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Talent Management

How Talent Shortages Are Impacting New Technology Adoption

The talent shortage isn't just a leadership and productivity problem, it's also having a profound impact on adoption of new technology. Here's why.

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Digital Workplace

Is Remote Working Really Impeding Collaboration and Communication?

New research from Microsoft seems to show that remote work is negatively impacting communications and collaboration in the enterprise. But is that the reality?

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Collaboration & Productivity

Are You Getting the Most Out of Microsoft Teams?

A recent survey found 97% of companies have yet to take full advantage of Microsoft Teams capabilities. Here are four tips to make the most of the platform.

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Collaboration & Productivity

Facebook Releases Horizon Workrooms, Underscoring Its Metaverse Ambitions

Facebook is pursuing its metaverse strategy with the release of Horizon Workrooms. Here's what you need to know.

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Collaboration & Productivity

Will Chat Replace Email?

The good news is our email usage is going down. The bad news? Chat is going up.

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Digital Workplace

SharePoint On-Premises Goes Into Preview, Facebook Outlines ‘Metaverse’ & More News

This week in digital workplace news, SharePoint on-premises server goes into preview, Facebook outlines its vision for 'metaverse' and more.

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Digital Workplace

5 Ways to Enable an Effective and Durable Hybrid Workplace

Labor Day marks the launch of the hybrid workplace for many organizations. Here's how they can meet the unique challenges this model creates head-on.

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Digital Workplace

Microsoft Brings Moca to Outlook, Zoom Works on Video Fatigue & More News

Microsoft pushes Project Moca into general release, Zoom tries to deal with fatigue and news from Sinequa, Google, Verizon, Salesforce and Range.

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Digital Workplace

Microsoft Takes Collaborative Tools Stand, Atos’ Digital Hub Is Launched and More News

Microsoft makes a play to be the top enterprise collaboration provider at Inspire, Google expands Workspace, Atos launched new digital hub and more news.

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Digital Workplace

Emerging Software Needs for the Hybrid Workplace

No matter how your organization goes about hybrid work, the technology needs will be great. Here is what to look for.

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Collaboration & Productivity

Collaboration Is the New Front in the Digital Workplace Battle

Slack's new workplace collaboration features are the latest development in an ongoing struggle among tech giants to be the operating system for work.

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Collaboration & Productivity

Asynchronous: The New Trend in Collaboration

Slack's announcement and others show we're entering a new phase of asynchronous collaboration, with video now brought into an asynchronous context.

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Employee Experience

What Is the State of Digital Employee Experience in 2021?

A recent survey found digital employee experience (DEX) greatly improved as a result of the pandemic. But unfortunately it isn't all good news.

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Digital Workplace

Slack CEO Says Hybrid Work Plans Will Be Market-Driven

Slack CEO Stewart Butterfield shared some thoughts on hybrid work and concludes the market will drive his company decisions.

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Collaboration & Productivity

Slack Enhances App To Emulate In-Person Serendipity and Boost Collaboration

Slack has released new products that aim to replicate in-office serendipity for collaboration, and boost asynchronous collaboration.

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Collaboration & Productivity

Viva Connections vs. SharePoint: A Primer

Should you boot your SharePoint intranet in favor of Viva Connections? Explore the ins and outs behind this decision.

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Employee Experience

Apple's Executive-Employee Clash Over Hybrid Work: What's the Lesson?

Apple's planned hybrid work policy has some employees upset. What are some best-practice approaches to these types of rollouts?