Archive for: September 2016

The Relevance of Instant Messenger

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One example of the compelling nature of instant messenger is how long it has remained popular in the computing/Internet world. The only other computerized messaging technique that has shown such an enduring popularity is e-mail, which is now deeply ingrained in virtually every corporate culture. Yet IM remains something...

Enterprise IM Client Selection: Support Matters

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Features and interface get a lot of attention in the IM Client industry but what about the support that comes with it? I’d argue that the quality of the support that comes with your enterprise IM Client is just as important as the feature list. Let’s face it: 90%...

Interoffice secure instant messaging will catch on

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It doesn’t take much for interoffice instant messaging to catch on. If your company encourages this mode of communication, there are several things they can do to make sure that everybody gets involved from day one: Send out a mass email This is the “go ahead” that employees need...

How Brosix Will Help an Aging Workforce

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As your employees get older if you want to retain them you will have to be more flexible in your working arrangements One of the easiest ways to both accommodate your older staff is desire for freedom, and to cut your costs at the same time is to let...

Whiteboards are Ideal for Training

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In these difficult times many companies are cutting back their training budgets as a way to cut back expenses Unfortunately, that can come with some pretty unpleasant consequences. If you cut expensive 3rd party training then you could end up with: Staff who feel that you are not looking...

Why your Boss will Love Instant Messaging

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Instant messaging is becoming a way of life for many employees within many industries And believe it or not, the higher-ups in these companies are benefiting from instant messaging as well. Below are three reasons why your boss will love using an instant messaging application as often as possible...

Having a No IM Policy is Hurting Your Company

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Many companies have a flat policy against the use of instant messaging software on the job This policy has 3 different rationales behind it: IM’s are hard to secure and information could leak out. IM’s are a distraction to our employee’s. We can not control what is said in...

Learn The Lingo And Sound Like A Pro

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In today’s day and age, more companies than ever before are using instant messaging applications at work. By doing so, employees have the opportunity to communicate in a fast and efficient manner. While there are many benefits of using a chat site, there’s something to keep in mind: some...

Improve Communication Skills & Increase Results

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When it comes to workplace communication, some people are advanced while others wonder what they can do to improve. Fortunately, communication skills are something you can learn. Just because you have struggled in this area in the past does not mean you have to continue down this path in...