Tag: workplace

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Employee Experience

The Vaccine Mandate Arrives Soon. Are You Ready?

The U.S. federal government is about to roll out its COVID-19 vaccine mandate. Here's what your company should do to be prepared.

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Digital Workplace

4 Digital Workplace Conferences to Attend in Fall 2021

The last 20 months have been jam-packed with lessons learned in the digital workplace. Good news is there are conferences this fall to learn more.

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Employee Experience

Successful Companies Offer Engagement, Not Employee Surveillance

There are alternatives to employee surveillance technology when companies are looking for better productivity and engagement.

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Digital Workplace

Zoom Sets Out Its Stall for Post-Pandemic World, Microsoft’s Silo Problem & More News

Microsoft identifies the negative aspects of remote working, Zoom looks past the pandemic & more digital workplace news from Skykick, Powell and Transposit.

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Employee Experience

Digital Workplace Flexibility Is Far From Being A Done Deal

On the eve of the return to the physical workplace, there is a wide gap between employee's perception of flexibility and employers. Here's why.

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Digital Workplace

Why Facebook's Metaverse Is Still Only A Pipedream

Recently, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg outlined Facebook's future in the metaverse. However it's still likely a pipedream. Here's why.

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Digital Workplace

Microsoft Insists on Vaccinated Workplaces, Google, Miro Get Together & More News

Microsoft workers will need vaccinations to return to the workplace, Google and Miro aim to make collaboration easier, that and more from the week in news.

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Digital Workplace

Digital Transformation Is an Ongoing Journey

Many enterprises have made the transformation from traditional to digital. What's next on the journey?

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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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Information Management

Where Is the ROI in Artificial Intelligence Deployments?

Businesses are turning to AI for a competitive edge. However, AI is expensive, requires considerable investment and ROI is not guaranteed.

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Digital Workplace

Why Artificial Intelligence Won't Replace the Human Workforce

While AI is gaining traction in the enterprise, it is unlikely it will ever replace good employees. Here's why.

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Digital Workplace

Teams Integrated Into Windows, Knowledge Workers To Stay Home and More News

Microsoft shows off Windows 11 for the workplace, Workplace from Facebook adds communication muscle, knowledge workers will work remotely and more news.

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Digital Workplace

Unified Communications Tools Are Here to Stay as Companies Return to the Office

Even with large numbers of workers returning to the physical workplace, the future of video communication and conferencing is bright. Here's why.

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Digital Workplace

What the Post-COVID-19 Workplace Will Look Like

While many companies have talked up the virtues of working from home, many are preparing a return to the physical office. Here's what that will look like.

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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

So Long Automation, Hello Hyperautomation

Automation is rapidly evolving into hyperautomation. The productivity and cost saving appeal is obvious but organizations need to take care. Here's why.

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Leadership

How COVID-19 Is Impacting IT Recruitment Practices

COVID-19 has had an impact across the enterprise, changing the way IT operates. This has resulted in a major changes in what IT recruiters are looking for.

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Information Management

How Security Concerns Are Holding Back the Industrial Internet of Things

The IIoT has the potential to create competitive advantage for organizations, but its development is hindered by a number of issues, particularly security.

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Leadership

How Workplace Leadership Shifted in the Last Year

External forces have affected leadership in nearly every organization in some way, but what it means will vary from company to company.

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Learning & Development

Learning and Development Is Key to Employee Experience in Remote Work

Learning and development was a key element to ensure positive employee experience as millions were forced into remote work. Here's why and what to do next.