As the generation that pioneered the social media persona, Gen Y aren’t known for fading into the background – the average Gen Yer juggles four different social media accounts, crafting individual personalities on each. But despite their desire to stand out, today’s young people are especially keen to work together; so much so that 40% would even pay out of their own pocket for social collaboration tools at work
Despite this, workplaces aren’t always giving them the tools they need to work effectively with one another. While 38% of Gen Y feel that outdated modes of collaboration obstruct a company’s ability to innovate, 71% say they face challenges using their company’s collaboration tools. As a result, they’re taking it upon themselves to create collaborative working environments, share innovative ideas and embrace the diversity of thought that comes along with it.
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Published By: Polycom
Published Date: Mar 12, 2018
"Traditional offices and meeting rooms are giving way to open team and mobile spaces, as well as huddle rooms, all of which present challenges for effective collaboration in geographically distributed organizations.
Polycom can help you transform the way you and your teams work and compete more effectively with intuitive collaboration tools that fit with the way your teams work, not the other way around.
The Polycom 2018 Buyers Guide will help you understand how to apply team collaboration technology to meeting spaces of all sizes.
The ways teams collaborate has fundamentally changed in the last few years. There are seemingly endless tools, apps and software that claim to transform the collaboration experience. Some do more to make good on that promise than others—and you can’t forget to account for the context for how they fit into your organization’s overall IT mix and processes. Given all this change, here are a few important things to know about team collaboration and the tools associated with it to help you get the most of collaboration for your company.
Download the free guide to learn how to give employees secure, flexible access to the apps, content, and data that they need to work from any device and location. In the guide, you will discover:
• If your current productivity and collaboration tools are falling short.
• 3 questions that will help you spot gaps in your mobile device security that are putting your company at risk.
• Quick ways to improve employee collaboration while enhancing your data security.
Teamwork: In today’s workplace, it’s the new normal.
Organizations of nearly all sizes and industries find that activating high-performance teams can deliver dramatic results. These teams, unlike those of the recent past, prominently include people from outside the organization, such as contractors, suppliers, and consultants as well as colleagues in disparate locations.
Read this Harvard Business Review study to learn how your organization can respond to todays collaboration challenges:
Integrating workers who might be telecommuting or working flexible hours.
Reacting to new business drivers such as speed to market, mobility, and globalization.
Present collaboration tools that fall short on supporting the depth, pace, and style of teamwork now required to remain competitive.
More connected, informed and demanding customers have the financial services sector looking closely at their processes and products. Collaborative digital platforms can transform your value network and approach.
• Improve data insights: Transform legacy systems, manual processes and data silos for consumer-centric collaboration.
• Compete with agile FinTech startups: Use disruptive technologies to meet clients’ changing needs.
• Empower me to make my own decisions: Give self-directed customers exceptional experiences, like rapid enrolment and self-assessment tools.
• Turn regulatory compliance to competitive advantage: Use digitization to improve compliance, reduce risk and enhance governance.
• Improve customer experience through digitization: Reduce regulatory issues, gain insights, increase efficiency and customer-centric innovation.
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Today, businesses and teams are becoming more dispersed, and the speed of doing business is accelerating.
These two realities point to the growing need for reliable tools that allow teams to successfully work, collaborate and engage customers and team members in a meaningful way. Webinars and web conferences can empower your people to do just that.
You wouldn’t hold a critical investor call, customer event or shareholder’s meeting in your office bullpen. So why would you host an important virtual event on a platform intended to support small-group collaboration and teamwork?
Frost & Sullivan research shows that two-thirds of companies use web conferencing on a regular basis for project collaboration. We also know that more and more of them are turning to the same solutions to host webinars for critical internal and external events. While web conferencing solutions can be used to support large-group or strategically important meetings, webinar technology is designed specifically for that purpose and will almost always deliver a better experience and a higher return on investment. Webinar tools deliver a wealth of features to help companies gain better insights into attendee sentiment for better investor relations, employee and customer experience, and lead generation and qualification:
• Integrated video draws higher levels of int
The tools we use to make business collaboration clear, fast, efficient and profitable continue to evolve. Does your solution garner sighs and eyerolls? It may be time to reimagine the classic tools you’ve relied on and explore the many ways that the right solution plays a crucial role in achieving your organization’s objectives.
This white paper reveals how platform user experience and user interface impact business collaboration, and ways you can better empower your workforce with seamless meeting experiences. Check it out now!
Published By: Brainloop
Published Date: Oct 25, 2011
External collaboration is a major source of information risk. New tools make document collaboration much easier, but may have serious security issues.
Learn more about industry trends and demands for security and compliance in online collaboration.
View this webinar to hear how companies are viewing email in the context of collaboration and social business and how they see the future of email evolving into a social business tool. People don't do business with companies. They do business with people.
Successful marketing is, at its core, all about collaboration. Yet working together—across teams, departments and agencies, as well as with customers and partners—is getting more difficult as the pace of business and the number of moving parts increase. Most marketers still depend on the same tools and methods they used 20 years ago: email, meetings, phone calls and desktop apps, leading to a lot of disconnects, inefficiency and pain. But change is finally at hand.
Published By: Cloudroute
Published Date: Jun 01, 2016
Office 365 is the #1 Business productivity solution and the leading collaboration tool in the world. Yes, you are familiar with Word, Excel, PowerPoint and the rest of the Office Suite, but Office 365 is much more. Office 365 includes OneDrive for Business that offer 50GB per user for email and 1 TB for file storage. Combining OneDrive and SharePoint allows for real-time collaboration for employees in any location using any of the Office applications. Collaboration is further expanded as a tool to improve productivity and communications with Skype for Business. Skype for Business supports VoIP and Wi-Fi calls over a laptop, PC, Tablet or smartphone. It also provides conference calling to engage your employees, partners and, most importantly, customers.
The latest version of CA Project & Portfolio Management facilitates core financial activities with the ease and familiarity of a spreadsheet.
Two years ago, CA began to reevaluate how organizations were leveraging their project and portfolio management solutions. Our goal was to identify ways CA Project & Portfolio Management (CA PPM) could better serve every user.CA PPM 15.3 simplifies the job of the financial manager with Microsoft Excel® -like functionality, embedded communication and collaboration features, and direct links to the industry’s most popular reporting and business intelligence tools. Today, CA PPM provides financial managers with the ability to visualize, manage and take advantage of data like never before—all from inside the solution.
Want to know how Business Intelligence products vary in categories such as scalability, reliability, technical support, value for price paid, integrity, and whether the vendor is recommended?
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• A side-by-side comparison of 28 BI tools
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Published By: Brocade
Published Date: Sep 07, 2010
The emerging IP-centric Session Initiation Protocol (SIP) will be essential, allowing the creation of more sophisticated web-enabled communication and collaboration tools which benefit office, mobile and home workers.
Published By: Riverbed
Published Date: Oct 17, 2012
Microsoft SharePoint is a collaboration tool used in enterprises. Read this white paper to learn about the optimizing a web-based SharePoint environment and how to address the requirements across the technology stack to deliver ROI for the business.
Effective collaboration between marketing and IT continues to be crucially important. As we enter an era where our business agility will be defined by the flexibility of operation of our marketing tools, technology in marketing is a key focus.
Read ‘The guide to building your marketing technology stack’ to learn more about how technology can enhance every area of marketing:
• Rediscover the technology in marketing landscape
• Explore the latest in marketing automation
• See how content and social fit into your overall strategy