Tag: video conferencing

close up image of a keyboard with control and option keys visible

Collaboration & Productivity

6 Zoom Hacks for Remote Workers

Zoom is a go-to tool for many but there's a lot more users can do with it than they may know. Here are executives' favorite Zoom productivity hacks.

man in gray hoodie looking out a window while using a laptop at home

Employee Experience

What Enterprise Leaders Need to Do to Manage Remote Workers

With remote work now established, enterprise leaders are looking for ways to optimize productivity of the remote workforce. Here are the factors to consider.

heat thermometer shows high temperature under a hot sky

Digital Workplace

Employee Engagement Solutions Are Hot, TikTok Algorithm Makes Deal Difficult, More News

Employee engagement heats up as Zoom rides the video wave, and not everyone is happy with Microsoft's Yammer plans. That and more digital workplace news.

smiling woman on a video call

Collaboration & Productivity

8 Ways to Make Virtual Meetings More Engaging

Throwing people into a video call and hoping it will inspire creative output is a poor replacement for actual team work.

pensive  looking woman on a phone  call

Leadership

Check In With Your Employees Without Adding Stress

As a leader, you need to establish a foundation that helps your people stay grounded, at least in their work life.

Slack logo white background

Digital Workplace

Slack Files Anti-Competitive Suit Against Teams, Brand New Yammer Pulls the Enterprise Together, More News

Slack takes on Microsoft in Europe while Mmhmm gives you better video conferencing experiences. That, plus more news in this week's digital round up.

example of a team meeting in Microsoft Teams Together mode

Collaboration & Productivity

New Together Mode Shows Microsoft Teams Is in It to Win It

Microsoft Teams Together mode is a response to new expectations around how tools like these can help organizational culture thrive and evolve in the remote era.

set  from Lord of the  Rings  - hobbiton

Collaboration & Productivity

One Collaboration Tool to Rule Them All? Think Again

The moral of this story? Don't use the pandemic-driven rush to enable remote working as the defining factor in what might become your new normal.

A dog holding the day's newspaper

Digital Workplace

Microsoft Finds a Place For Yammer, Video Conferencing Market Heats Up & More News

In this week’s round up, Microsoft clarifies the role of Yammer, Google and FB heat up the video conferencing market, and Oracle provides insights into HR.

reading the business paper

Digital Workplace

Zoom Buys Encryption Provider Keybase, Google Offers Meet to Gmail Users, More News

In this week’s digital workplace roundup, Zoom buys encryption, Google offers Meets to nearly everyone and OpenText is sending people home to work for good.

Smiling man having zoom video call via laptop in the home office

Information Management

What We Can Learn From Zoom's Privacy Problems

With more workers now using video-conferencing services, there is a lot to be learned from Zoom’s privacy problems. Here is what is at stake.

man working remotely with a sleeping baby strapped to his chest

Collaboration & Productivity

Telecommuting Basics for the Newly Remote Workforce

While some organizations had remote work policies and tools in place, those navigating telecommuting for the first time should keep a few things in mind.