Tag: productivity

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Employee Experience

Do You Need a Head of Employee Experience?

Employee experience plays a pivotal role in employee morale, motivation and productivity. So who should be responsible for it?

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Digital Marketing

Marketing Is Facing Down a Skills Shortage and Capability Gap: Here’s How to Fix It

The fundamental marketing challenge of hitting the sweet spot between customer needs and wants remains the same as ever.

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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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Digital Workplace

It's Time to Take Another Look at Employee Monitoring

Evidence points to rising surveillance in the remote workplace. Before going further, employers should take a step back and consider what employees think.

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Information Management

How Digital Transformation Is Driving Low-Code/No-Code Growth

It is clear that low-code/no-code deployments are gaining traction in the enterprise. However, growth is not as quick as might be expected. Here's why.

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Digital Workplace

4 Benefits of Business Automation

Automation offers more than cost savings. It takes time-consuming repetitive tasks out of employees' hands and allows them to focus on higher value activities.

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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 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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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

RPA and How It's Adding Value in the Workplace

Many organizations are starting to invest in robotic process automation to increase productivity. Here's why.

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Employee Experience

How to Re-engage Disillusioned Employees

Find out what motivates employees, listen to their needs and tailor rewards and policies accordingly to help them stay focused and productive.

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Internet of Things

How Google Is Helping Siemens IIoT Ambitions

Siemens has just inked a new partnership with Google Cloud to drive its industrial IoT ambitions. Here's why.

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Employee Experience

Employee Mental Health Rises to the Top of the Workforce Agenda

Spurred by the pandemic, investors are pouring money into digital therapy and online wellness offerings. Here's why the focus on mental health is here to stay.

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Digital Workplace

Firstbase Brings in $15M in Funding to Help Companies Transition, Manage Remote Work

Last week Firstbase announced $15 million in two different funding rounds for the newly refocused company.

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Employee Experience

Why Your Company Needs an Internal Newsletter

An internal newsletter keeps employees informed about company news. It can also be a source of motivation, inspiration and employee engagement.

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Digital Workplace

The Successes and Failures of the Remote Workplace (So Far)

What are the lessons learned after a year of massive change in company operations? Here are the successes and failures from the remote and digital workplace.

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Employee Experience

Making the Case for a 4-Day Workweek

Eight hours a day, five days a week. COVID is giving employers the perfect opportunity to rethink the standard workweek.

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Collaboration & Productivity

Do You Need Slack Etiquette?

Originally the communication playground for startups, Slack is now used by businesses of all sizes. Setting clear rules of the road keeps teams productive.

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Collaboration & Productivity

The Power of Time in the Digital Workplace

Time management is a critical and often-overlooked success factor in today’s digital workplace. Here are some tips on how to get started.

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Collaboration & Productivity

Employee Network Connectivity: A Year Into COVID and There's Still Work To Be Done

It's been 12 months since the pandemic upended the world's workforce. How are organizations handling employee network connectivity?