Communication Tag

leader
Every Leader Should Have These Attributes

Only 21% of employees in the U.S. agree that “their performance is managed in a way that motivates them to do outstanding work,” according to a Gallup poll. That means 79% of people in the workplace feel that leadership does not do their job effectively...

chatbots
5 benefits of business chatbots

The conversation surrounding chatbots is growing, and the way this benefits a company’s business model is better understood. Chatbots can fulfill many requirements and help your business align with what both employees and consumers want to experience. Implementing a chatbot provides many benefits, and our...

communications
Internal communications is just the beginning for social success

This post originally appeared on Sitrion's blog. First let me start by saying that internal communications is a very valid use case for enterprise social. In many organizations it is a leading use case and the communications group or department may be a leading stakeholder and...

journey mapping
Employee Journey Mapping for Intranets and the Digital Workplace

The best intranets are indispensable: without them, it is simply not possible to complete business-critical tasks. Journey mapping for intranets is a process for understanding these business-critical tasks, and then identifying opportunities to make them more efficient, pleasurable and profitable. What is an employee journey map? A journey map visually describes...

transformation
Digital Transformation May Require Company Culture Shift

Organizations see the correlation of employee experience and engagement with productivity and innovation. The intersection of these positive employee attributes is directly traced from a well-implemented digital workplace ecosystem. It is not an “if” but a “when” for organizations that have not digitally transformed, as...

chatbots
Chatbots Are the Next Big Thing for Internal Communicators

This post about chatbots originally appeared on Tangowork's blog.  What are chatbots? Why are communications experts calling chatbots "the next big thing for internal communicators?" This 30-minute webinar, hosted by Chris McGrath, will show you exactly what they are and how you can use them for internal communications...

change
Be a Leader for Change – Tips for Driving Digital Transformation

Change in the workplace, especially involving technology, calls for time, training and patience. Employees must view implementing changes with an open mind and desire to improve the way they work. The best way to engage employees is to present a strong united front within company leadership.  Once...

Don’t Let Your Inbox Rule Your Vacation

We’ve all dreaded an inbox of emails after a long vacation—or even just the weekend. Today, with enterprise social networks gaining adoption in small businesses and large corporations, it’s likely some of these emails are notifications from your enterprise social network, such as Yammer or Chatter....

Driving Yammer Adoption, One Business Team At A Time

This post originally appears on Microsoft Office Blogs. When I first read Gartner’s prediction that,” Through 2015, 80 percent of social business efforts will fail to achieve the intended benefits due to an overemphasis on technology and inadequate leadership involvement*,” I laughed and then, I cried. For...