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How To Communicate With 100K Employees (Or More) At Once

What's the single most important factor in a company’s success? A great product? Visionary management? Customer experience? Actually, it's none of the above. It turns out that the most overlooked success factor is building a great employee experience through engagement and collaboration...

  • Industry Insights
  • August 27, 2019

Why IT Departments Should Treat Users Like Customers

Customer experience (CX) is one of THE hottest trends in business right now. With competitors seemingly on every street corner, consumers have countless shopping choices. As a result, companies are scrambling on a daily basis to stand out from the crowd by delivering memorable end-to-end experiences...

  • Industry Insights
  • July 10, 2019

The Advantages of an Intranet

How do you measure the value of an interactive intranet? For senior leadership, success is all about the bottom line, spelled out in hard numbers. And, as it turns out, an interactive intranet can have a dramatic impact on those numbers...

  • Industry Insights
  • May 30, 2019

6 Keys to Effective and Engaging Intranet Design

An interactive intranet is so much more than an old-fashioned content-centric intranet. It’s a place to meet, connect, share knowledge, work together and build relationships – across locations and up and down the corporate ladder. Simply put, it’s a community, one that embodies and fosters your company culture...

  • Tips & Tricks
  • May 21, 2019

Introduction to Intranet Security

Intranets contain sensitive, business-critical information—details about ongoing projects, personal information about employees, institutional knowledge, private conversations, and documents containing IP and other proprietary information. An intranet is exactly the type of system that requires robust security...

  • Tips & Tricks
  • May 9, 2019

5 Reasons Intranets Are More Important Than Ever

Is your company considering a new intranet, but wondering if it’s worth it? Are you thinking that maybe the whole idea of an intranet is a bit outdated? That’s a reasonable concern, given that intranets in one form or another have been around for decades, and many of them are showing their age, with their clunky interfaces, aging content and declining employee usage...

  • Industry Insights
  • May 1, 2019

“The Recipe For A Perfect Intranet”: Insights From A Webinar

On February 27, 2019, Jive hosted a web workshop entitled “The Recipe for a Perfect Intranet,” led by Andrew Kratz, President and Founder of Social Edge Consulting. Sharing use cases, best practices and case studies, Andrew showed how to build and engage employee communities in the cloud, and encouraged attendees to make the leap and implement a modern intranet...

  • Tips & Tricks
  • April 23, 2019

Cleveland Clinic Connects Caregivers Through Digital Collaboration and Learning

Cleveland Clinic is one of the largest and most respected healthcare systems in the country, with over 65,000 caregivers serving the needs of patients across more than 200 locations. A few years ago, the organization’s Global Leadership and Learning Institute wanted to create a more collaborative, empowering learning experience that would extend beyond its training classes and other efforts...

  • Customer Spotlight
  • April 17, 2019

The Top 5 Benefits of an Intranet

Ever feel out of touch your colleagues or out of step with your company? Do you understand your organization’s latest strategies – and how you fit in? Do you know exactly what’s expected of you, day by day, moment by moment, and where to find all the people and resources you need to succeed?

  • Industry Insights
  • April 10, 2019

How Much Does an Intranet Cost?

There’s a lot that goes into the cost of an intranet. The price of intranet software itself is just the start. When making cost comparisons between solutions, it’s crucial to consider the Total Cost of Ownership (TCO) and all the elements that contribute to it. These elements go well beyond the base price of the platform and include...

  • Industry Insights
  • April 2, 2019

6 Intranet Best Practices For High Engagement

An intranet can make an incredible impact on your business if you invest in the right tools and follow proven best practices. Social intranets foster employee engagement, and, according to Gallup, the most engaged organizations achieve 4X more earnings-per-share growth than their competitors. So how do you get employees to fully participate and engage with your intranet? Here are six key steps...

  • Tips & Tricks
  • March 26, 2019

How Aurea’s New Unlimited Software Model Helps Accelerate Digital Transformation

Late last year, Jive’s parent company, Aurea, began rolling out a new business model. It’s all about helping companies more easily and cost-effectively accelerate their digital transformations with solutions from Aurea’s ever-expanding software library. After gathering initial customer feedback, we’re happy to now share more details with the world...

  • Uncategorized
  • March 19, 2019

4 Ways to Optimize the Employee Experience

Lately we’ve been revisiting some of the most successful best practices from our Jive customer base, especially when it comes to digital literacy, diversity and inclusion. Most organizations Most organizations contain such a broad spectrum of demographics, languages, races, cultures, collaboration styles and digital proficiency that it can feel overwhelming...

  • Tips & Tricks
  • March 13, 2019

How VEON Drives Cultural Alignment, Productivity and Cost Savings with Jive

VEON is one of the world’s telecommunications giants, with nearly 10,000 employees serving over 200 million customers across Europe and Asia. A few years ago, the organization started down a path of transformation – spanning its product offerings, organizational structure, culture and brand...

  • Customer Spotlight
  • March 5, 2019

The Next Big Thing in Employee Engagement is YOU

Are you struggling with employee engagement at your company? You’re not alone. According to recent research from Gallup, “a staggering 87% of employees worldwide are not engaged.” And make no mistake: engagement matters. The same study found that “companies with highly engaged workforces outperform their peers by 147% in earnings per share"...

  • Industry Insights
  • February 26, 2019

Spotlight on Healthcare: How to Drive Positive Outcomes with a Digital Collaboration Hub

The healthcare industry is notoriously complex, a convoluted ecosystem of patients, providers, insurers, regulatory bodies, governmental layers, political factions and more. Mergers and acquisitions (M&A), the accelerating pace of technological change, and fluctuating economic, political and market forces contribute additional levels of change and challenge...

  • Industry Insights
  • February 20, 2019

Jive in the News: Digital Transformation Best Practices, Aurea PeopleGraph and More

Whenever possible, we make a point of contributing to discussions in the industry and sharing what we’ve learned from working with companies all over the world to drive employee engagement. Most recently, we spoke with some top media outlets in Germany during our Aurea Experience 18 conferences. We gave them a sneak peak of Aurea PeopleGraph, the relationship intelligence platform we’re building...

  • Jive News
  • February 11, 2019

6 Steps To A Successful Digital Workplace Strategy

You’d think, given the critical nature of the digital workplace, that its implementation and growth would be a strategic imperative for companies committed to progress. Almost three-quarters of the time, however, you’d be wrong. Rachel Happe of the Community Roundtable found that 70% of employee communities lack approved, operational and measurable digital workplace strategies...

  • Tips & Tricks
  • February 5, 2019

What Is Enterprise Social Networking?

An enterprise social network (ESN) is basically an internal, private social network, which companies often implement in an attempt to enable faster, more fluid communication and networking among employees. Growing out of the social networking revolution of the early 2000s, enterprise social networks filled a need in the corporate world for easier connection and communication — much as Facebook and Twitter did in our personal lives...

  • Industry Insights
  • January 29, 2019

What Is A Social Intranet?

Remember the promise of the intranet? Back in the mid-1990s when intranets were born, they were touted as an antidote to many of the ills that plagued corporate knowledge sharing. They were going to liberate content and spread the wealth locked inside information repositories, closed networks, siloed file systems and even physical file cabinets...

  • Industry Insights
  • January 22, 2019

A Next-Gen Healthcare Communication Platform And More

The challenges facing the healthcare industry are evolving rapidly. Healthcare organizations are coping with changes in care delivery, patient expectations, clinical technology and regulations. With increased specialization and distribution of functions, care is spread across many practitioners...

  • Industry Insights
  • January 14, 2019

How To Achieve Better Collaboration With Office 365

It’s no secret. Office 365 is the industry standard for productivity software, handling everything from email and calendaring to content creation, storage and document management. The challenge, of course, is organizing and tracking all of these documents and conversations as they swirl around various Office 365 tools, such as SharePoint, Outlook Teams, Yammer and more...

  • Industry Insights
  • January 9, 2019

Vodafone Ukraine Dials Up an Award-Winning Digital Workplace

As you may have heard, our long-time customer, Vodafone Ukraine, was recently honored with a Gold Step Two 2018 Intranet and Digital Workplace Award. The leading Ukrainian mobile operator has been using Jive for four years to successfully fuel employee collaboration and strategic alignment. As a result, the organization doubled its employee net promoter scores, achieved […]

  • Customer Spotlight
  • November 7, 2018

How the Oldest Existing Humanitarian Organization Is Accelerating Digital Transformation with Jive

This year, we were excited to welcome the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) – an impartial, independent and neutral organization ensuring humanitarian protection and assistance for victims of armed conflict and violence – to the Jive and Aurea family. The organization brought in Jive to empower colleagues to work across regions on important thematic areas such as urban violence and creating better conditions for people living in detention centers...

  • Customer Spotlight
  • November 1, 2018