The world is changing. The global market, off-shoring, remote workers… all of these growing issues are hitting the workplace and requiring the tools that go with them. Within our own agency, we use Mindjet (our client) for mindmapping and process flows, Yammer for dialogue, and Basecamp as our online work repository. From Clinked’s Infographic, The State of Online Collaboration: Our experience, and that of our competitors, is absolutely unequivocal: 97% of businesses using collaboration software have reported being able to service more clients more efficiently. But the biggest benefits are … Continue reading
The importance of a smooth workflow and open communication can never be understated, especially in today’s hyper competitive world where speed, credibility and professionalism are the mantras for success. Yet many organizations function in a “silo culture” that does not encourage sharing information across roles, functions, or departments. Tools such as Twiki help enterprises to get out of such non-collaborative cultures. TWiki® is a flexible, powerful, and easy to use enterprise wiki, enterprise collaboration platform, and web application platform. It is a Structured Wiki, typically used to run a project … Continue reading
Ever felt constrained when sending large files of information across prospects, clients or business partners? FTP never really caught on as a popular or user-friendly option, and email attachments have their own limitations and bottlenecks. Having shared directories on internal file servers limited access and made more work for IT teams internal. The rise of cloud computing now offers a convenient solution, and among the various cloud based offerings that allows storing, managing and sharing content online, as easy as sending an email, is Box. What sets Box apart from … Continue reading
Some folks don’t realize it, but WordPress has integrated the ability to publish other feeds with some out of the box features. I’ve written in the past on how to publish a blog’s feed to give a boost to a site’s keyword density for improved search engine optimization – but this is how to do it right within WordPress. WordPress has embedded Magpie and RSS Caching within its available functions: fetch_rss — retrieve an RSS feed from a URL with automatic caching (included in rss_functions.php) wp_rss — retrieve and display … Continue reading
Yooba has launched another great video, I wrote about Yooba’s interactive marketing service in February. Yooba’s site states that the service is launching this Spring. If it truly lives up to the videos, this is going to be one heck of a service. I signed up and hope to get some early-bird access. I’ll keep you posted!