eGuide: Why workplace IM is hot again

 Meetings can be a real pain. They take too much time and too little gets done. In fact, one recent survey showed nearly half of all employees think they’re a total waste of effort.  Despite the poor reviews, meetings can still have an important role to play in a digital era where employees are often working remotely. You need a way to keep everyone informed, connected and focused on the right things. Meetings can fit the bill.  With the right suite of cloud-based communication and collaboration tools, you can give your meetings a much needed, top-to-bottom makeover. This five-step guide will show you just how simple and affordable your meeting makeover can be.  Key findings:  Step 1: Give everyone their own meeting “room” Step 2: Simplify room-based video conferencing Step 3: Make mobile devices “meeting ready” Step 4: Set up collaborative team workspaces Step 5: Imagine the possibilities

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After an initial ‘trial and error’ period of using instant messaging (IM) in the workplace when businesses started to connect to the internet, IM seemed to disappear from desktops as a trusted communication system.

The age-old processes of holding team meetings and workshops, and moving away from one desk to stand by another, remained preferable. This was due to a number of reasons, including habit, problems adapting to technology, and issues within the technology itself. However, instant messaging is red hot in the workplace once again, and here’s why.

Download this eGuide to learn:

  • How robust is IM
  • How adaptable is IM
  • How it can improve home and team working
  • How IM is incredible for reminders

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