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New to Yammer analytics?

New to Yammer analytics?

Who in the organisation actually uses Yammer analytics? Most organisations (that we’ve spoken to) answer that yammer analytics are used by, maybe, a central team within the enterprise or that they are just starting to use Yammer analytics in pockets of the organisation but not as a core part of their business strategy – i.e. […]

Enterprise Social Networks (ESN) – The Agile Agent

Enterprise Social Networks (ESN) – The Agile Agent

April 8th, 2015 Best Practices, Business

Agile is the buzz in all organisations – everyone is adopting to the new way of work and those who are still following the old ways are finding that they are quickly getting disrupted. With the increase in flow of information and quicker iteration possibility via emerging technologies organisations realise that they need to be […]

5 things you can do on your 1st day with Yammer

5 things you can do on your 1st day with Yammer

March 22nd, 2015 Tips, Yammer

If you’re starting out with Yammer or helping a colleague get started on Yammer, we think you’ll find this article serves as a good starting point to get anyone productive with Yammer in 15 minutes. Here are some of the first steps one can take on the journey to enterprise social with Yammer and to work-like-a-network! […]

Using Yammer during Mergers & Acquisitions (M&A)

Using Yammer during Mergers & Acquisitions (M&A)

In today’s fast paced, global business world, Mergers and Acquisitions (M&A) have become a common place as we see more and more companies joining forces to acquire new capabilities and competencies, often related to market share, technological and/or geographical change. It’s fascinating to see that the strategic motives behind takeovers these days are rarely about […]

Yammer up Your Work Culture: Yammer the Change Agent

Yammer up Your Work Culture: Yammer the Change Agent

March 14th, 2015 Best Practices, Yammer

Ever thought that a conversation at work can actually define the organisational culture? Well, Yammer is more than just a place for conversations – and does more for your culture than you may know. We think you will be pleasantly surprised! Did you know that Yammer can promote a Positive Peer culture? It moves away […]

2015 – the year of the (banking) employee?

2015 – the year of the (banking) employee?

March 7th, 2015 Best Practices, Business

Finally, its here. The year that large organisations realise that with as much emphasis they give on customers, without focus on the employees who service these much-feted clients daily, it doesn’t matter how much TLC they shower their clients with – put one peeved, unengaged employee in front of your largest client, and bang – […]

Understanding Yammer’s Capabilities

Understanding Yammer’s Capabilities

December 29th, 2014 Best Practices, Business, Yammer

Yammer offers its users many of options in how to engage and communicate and if used wisely, you will notice a smoothing out of your ‘office life’. Therefore, before you start using Yammer as a part of your daily routine, its important to take the time to understand the various options and capabilities that are […]

Common misconceptions about Yammer

Common misconceptions about Yammer

November 10th, 2014 Business, Yammer

When you think of social media networks, you often think of fun, interactive networks such as Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, etc or even a pure professional tool such as LinkedIn. On the other hand, a social network meant for internal business purposes is completely different. While it does in many ways function like the ‘normal’ social […]

StatInsight’s guide on how to NOT execute badly

StatInsight’s guide on how to NOT execute badly

September 2nd, 2014 Business, Yammer

  Read on to understand how we plan to not ‘royally mess things up’…. Our Business plan: – We will not recruit a large team of people before we have a viable product, customers or revenue – We will not rely on the Founders history of selling companies as the only basis for external investors […]