What Metrics May Differentiate Social Media Platforms Going Forward?

Most social media platforms operating today have been built with scale as a dominant metric in their business strategy. Facebook, Twitter, Snapchat and their kin wanted to build out as big as possible...

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How to Make Remote Working Much Easier

Today’s workers carry smartphones, tablets and laptops that connect them with colleagues and job tasks wherever they go. Collaboration apps have exploded in recent years, and now even most basic busin...

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How to Listen Better at Meetings

We all know that communication in meetings -- especially virtual meetings -- is often less than optimal. The number of questions, differing perspectives, repetition, and multiple points of view often ...

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5 Onboarding Pain Points and How to Fix Them

How much time do you devote to onboarding your new employees? The duration of a couple of presentations? A day or two?

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How to Retain Staff In a Digital Workplace

While products, markets, and strategy are all crucially important to the success of a business, perhaps the most important asset is top performing staff. Without highly competent people and a great te...

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Lessons from Digital Innovation in Finance

Finance companies are not always linked with digital innovation in the way that, say, social media or technology companies are. However, digital innovation is affecting the industry, from venerable in...

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How Safe Is the Internet of Things?

The Internet of Things (IoT) weave a deeper web of control into our increasingly connected technology lives . The IoT is the network of millions of objects -- things -- equipped with sensors, software...

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Should Your Business Join A Coworking Space?

WeWork’s coworking spaces offer fruit-infused water, lively designs, and an open community. As Andrew Rice described it in Bloomberg, “WeWork has cast itself as a new kind of workplace for the post-re...

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Is Augmented Reality Coming to the Workplace?

A concern that machines will replace workers animates much discussion about the future of technology. Robots, drones, and virtual reality all seem to portend a time not far distant when machines do wo...

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