We always want what’s best for us but how often do we stop to think what ‘best’ actually means? How do we define this elusive quality? When it comes to products and services, we often fall for manipulative marketing schemes, designed to generate sales of not necessarily quality goods. When shopping for a team collaboration app, it’s paramount to be well-aware of your actual needs, as the best thing for you is what’s going to fulfill them to the highest degree.READ THE FULL ARTICLE
Effective communication within a group has been extremely important since the dawn of man. It has helped individuals cooperate, build, hunt, and survive long-term. Fast forward to the present day and the idea remains as true as ever. The problem with team communication though is that many people won’t understand how important it is until they’ve been in a situation where it was either terrible or amazing. Luckily for the former group, there are multiple fixes available. Bear with me as I discuss how to make team collaboration more efficient with a group chat app.READ THE FULL ARTICLE
Have you ever been let down by the search results? Frustrated by not being able to find what you’re looking for? Maybe Google wasn’t doing its job properly, or maybe… you weren’t asking your questions the right way. Grande G has its mysterious ways when it comes to choosing what results to show you, however, there’s some actions you can take to make them more relevant. Read on to get familiar with advanced Google search operators to supercharge your queries.READ THE FULL ARTICLE
Personally, I owe a lot to email in professional terms. Many of my daily activities involve email. From freelance commissions, to messages from clients, to task updates sent by our project management platform – they all go through my inbox. I often find myself baffled upon learning that certain individuals only check their email once every couple of days, or only when expecting a message to arrive, which I then have to remind myself is perfectly fine after all. If, however, you’re anything like me, you might be interested in a bunch of Chrome extensions for GMail that will help you get more out of your account.READ THE FULL ARTICLE
If your brand enjoys at least moderate popularity, meaning you’re somewhat known locally, and maybe even beyond, you can be sure there are people out there discussing it daily. These are your fans, enthusiasts, advocates, constituting the core of your business. It would be irrational to not try and harness the potential lying within. Bringing them together by building an online community centered around a brand is one way to spur growth. Let’s see how you can approach this tactic and what benefits does it create.
Building an online community is a tremendous effort in and of itself. However, once you accomplish it, the result can be very rewarding. It feels really amazing to win a following behind a theme or an idea that’s important to you. It’s empowering to know that what you believe in also resonates strongly with a wider audience. You may have a noble cause and host your community pro bono, with no intention of ever getting anything out of it for yourself. I salute you if you do. On the other hand, there’s nothing wrong with trying to monetize it if you do it the right way.
Everybody knows Slack, right? The name has become synonymous with team collaboration, but is it really as good as it gets? Are there no worthy competitors in the field of business instant messaging? Well, Slack alternatives are aplenty, and Chatwee just so happens to be one of them. Hear me out as I’ll be making a case for why you should give it a try.
Launching a website these days is extremely easy. Making the project a success is the hard part. Just to be clear, I won’t be taking you through the entire process of launching a niche site from square one. There are numerous resources on the topic already available online. Instead, I’ll focus on one particular facet that greatly improves the chances of making your project a success. There happens to be a rather simple way to improve the appeal of your niche site that’s within anyone’s reach. Read on!
Chat rooms have progressed from being used purely for entertainment purposes, to becoming a legitimate business tool. Once, a domain of teenagers and niche interest groups, they’ve expanded into professional territories, creating a much needed channel for instant exchange of information. Live chat owes its success to the fact it’s a simple, yet a powerful tool, usually available at an affordable price, or even for free. Keep on reading to learn how group chat for business can positively impact your workplace environment and create lasting value.
During its recent F8 conference, Facebook announced that it’s opening Messenger in beta to allow business chatbots into the app. What it means, is that people are now able to interact with AI-powered company representatives within Messenger, although the number of available bots may be limited, depending on your location. I feel like they’re an important and interesting issue to discuss, and constitute another step in the human-machine interaction process. The following post presents brief history of chatbots, as well as discusses their present state and future. Take a look at what to expect from the latest developments in NLP systems for business.