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5 Stellar Reasons to Go to JiveWorld17

JiveWorld16 key sponsors join Elisa on Mainstage JiveWorld17 may seem like a ways off—May 1- 3, 2017— but we’re already booking speakers, fine-tuning tracks, filling the agenda and stirring the collaboration pot to make sure this year’s event is better than ever. (Side note: Early Bird registration is open until January 31st, so if you want to save some green, be […]

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  • January 11, 2017

Something Bigger than Ourselves: Jive’s Year in New Features

Astronaut John Glenn, who passed away earlier this month at the age of 95, once said, “When the new becomes commonplace, people become accustomed to it. That’s a tribute to our sense of adventure.” There’s no question about Glenn’s own sense of adventure. Despite lacking a science degree and up against a 40-year-old age cutoff, […]

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  • December 21, 2016

Software and Applications Planning Guide for 2017

It’s that time time of year again, when IT teams assess the landscape of software and applications to plan their strategy and budget for 2017. If you’re an IT manager, you might be in the process of gathering data – and if you haven’t started, you’ll probably want to jump on this very soon. Not […]

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  • December 19, 2016

Jive Takes Home Two Best in Biz Innovation Awards

Jive received the Silver Best in Biz award for the ‘Most Innovative Product of the Year – Enterprise’ for our industry-leading Interactive Intranet We are thrilled to be recognized by the Best in Biz Awards this year in not only one, but two categories! Jive received the Silver award for the ‘Most Innovative Product of […]

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  • December 15, 2016

Jive’s Interactive Intranet Can Help Build an Engaged Workforce…Join Our Upcoming Webinars to Find out How!

Keeping employees engaged and informed on what their company is doing and the direction it wants to go can be tough. With teams in different locations and time-zones, as well as different workstyles, it can be challenging to keep everyone connected and focused. However, new collaboration technologies can help companies and employees easily communicate and […]

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  • December 8, 2016

2016 Year in Review and a Look Ahead: The State of Enterprise Collaboration Edition

This year we’re breaking out the crystal ball once again, to portend what 2017 will hold for the state of enterprise collaboration! What a difference a year makes. Last year in our annual Year in Review and a Look Ahead we showed how the 1989 film Back to the Future Part II had predicted everything […]

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  • December 1, 2016

2016 Year in Review and a Look Ahead: AI in the Workplace Edition

We’re dusting off our crystal balls and making our top 5 predictions for AI in 2017! In the last installment of our annual Year in Review and a Look Ahead we discussed how the 1989 film Back to the Future II was eerily prescient when it imagined a fictional 2015. Despite all of things the […]

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  • November 30, 2016

Jive Interactive Intranet Leads the Pack in New Ovum Report

Ovum recently published its latest “Decision Matrix” report on enterprise solutions that drive employee engagement, collaboration and productivity, and Jive’s Interactive Intranet took the lead yet again. Ovum’s recognition is just one of many product accolades we were honored to receive from prestigious industry watchers this year. It’s always gratifying when a third-party observer highlights the tremendous […]

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  • November 17, 2016

JiveWorld17 Early Bird Registration Is Now Open!

Jive is excited to announce early bird registration and its call for speakers for JiveWorld17, the premier industry conference for powering enterprise collaboration across employees, customers and partners. JiveWorld17 will take place on May 1-3, 2017 at the Aria Resort in Las Vegas and will offer three days of keynotes from inspiring speakers, more than […]

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  • November 16, 2016

5 Reasons Why You Should Consider an Interactive Intranet

A New Day in Corporate Collaboration Is Dawning Economists, researchers, and journalists are now making the connection between an organization’s collaboration environment and its ability to innovate. They’re also seeing its impact on its overall financial performance. And what, you may ask, is at the center of an organization’s ability to collaborate in the digital […]

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  • November 3, 2016

Why Graduate Medical Education Programs Need to Leverage Online Collaboration

Healthcare Organizations Are Struggling to Keep Pace With Complex GME Programs and Successfully Support Clinicians Graduate Medical Education or “GME” refers to any type of formal medical education, usually hospital-sponsored or hospital-based training, pursued after receipt of the M.D. or D.O. degree in the United States. This education includes internship, residency, subspecialty and fellowship programs and leads […]

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  • October 27, 2016

Russian Tech Distributor RRC Connects Thousands of Partners and Employees with Jive

RRC Group sells all kinds of technology infrastructure, networking, security and identification solutions throughout Europe. After proven success with its Jive Interactive Intranet (which helps employees share ideas, knowledge and best practices so they can quickly respond to customer requests), the company decided to bring Jive to its partner channel as well. This summer, RRC […]

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  • October 18, 2016

Connections Academy ‘Makes the Grade’ with Vibrant Parent Community Built on Jive

With schools across the country back in full swing this fall, we thought it would be a great time to share how Connections Academy®, a fully accredited virtual school for 65,000 students in grades K-12 throughout the United States, is using the Jive Customer Community solution to power its nationwide parent community. A division of Connections […]

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  • October 6, 2016

Jive’s in the Lead with Our 3rd Year of Top Vendor Status

We’re excited to share – for the third year running – that Jive was just ranked as a Leader in The Aragon Research Globe™ for Social Software, 2016: Shifting to Work and Outcomes report. Following our Interactive Intranet solution’s gold Stevie Award and our Customer Community solution’s recognition on the ASP Top Ten Best Support Sites, the past 12 […]

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  • September 26, 2016

A Year of Milestones: Jive’s Interactive Intranet Solution Goes for the Gold

It’s been said that the journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step. In the two and a half millennia since Lao Tzu first penned those words, we’ve learned that it takes a lot more to reach your destination than simply committing to that first stride. In business, you must keep pushing forward […]

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  • September 14, 2016

Fragmentation Plagues Modern Businesses—But Fortunately There’s a Cure

The Cost of Disconnection Remember when your workplace was an actual “place,” and everybody and everything you needed was right there, within easy reach? Probably not—unless you worked for a very small business, or in another century. These days, you’re more likely to be working with colleagues scattered across dozens of locations, and with information and processes […]

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  • September 8, 2016

The Votes are In! Jive Tops ASP’s Best Web Support List (Again)

The Association of Support Professionals recognizes Jive, Esri and LANDESK for driving satisfaction and loyalty through their Jive-powered customer communities Year after year, the Association of Support Professionals puts together a list of the Ten Best Web Support Sites in the world—frequently featuring many of Jive’s fantastic customers, like Esri, LANDESK and several others. For […]

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  • September 7, 2016

Huawei Dials In Jive to Drive Customer Satisfaction

Honor (an entity of multinational telco Huawei) is a brand of smartphones targeted specifically towards younger generations. Available exclusively online, the Honor brand was created to meet the needs of digital natives through products designed and optimized for internet use. The company just launched its much-anticipated Honor 8 smartphone and in support of that announcement, also unveiled […]

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  • August 31, 2016

Good Food and Even Better People at Jive’s Second Annual Bay Area Picnic

Here at Jive, we’re serious about changing the world and providing the best modern communication and collaboration solutions for businesses. However, we’re also serious about making sure Jivers are having fun while doing so! We pride ourselves on our fun, energetic atmosphere where Jivers are able to connect and collaborate both inside, and outside the workplace. We work hard. We’re […]

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  • August 24, 2016

Jive Helps Improve the Health of Humana’s Internal and External Communities

Humana is a leading health and well-being company focused on making it easy for people to achieve their best health with clinical excellence through coordinated care. The company integrates care delivery, the member experience and clinical and consumer insights to encourage engagement, behavior change, proactive clinical outreach and wellness for the millions of people they serve across the country. […]

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  • August 18, 2016

Using Interactive Technology to Improve Population Health

Other people’s health can now affect your costs, your premiums and the overall health status of your household As the healthcare industry continues to evolve, shifting to a more value-based approach, population health has quickly become a more critical concern for different communities around the world. Creating an economy of scale for a group of […]

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  • August 16, 2016

Develop Dynamic News Streams Within Your Jive Community

Understanding and Using News Streams At Jive, we’ve implemented the news stream feature in our own Interactive Intranet, Brewspace, serving as a way to remain connected and up-to-date with all things happening at Jive and with fellow colleagues. This news stream feature, also called an auto-follow or subscription stream, allows you to focus your online […]

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  • August 11, 2016

Starwood Hotels and Resorts Has a Five-star Experience Using Jive

Before Starwood Hotels and Resorts rolled out their Jive-powered Interactive Intranet to its 250,000 employees in April 2016, they were using a traditional one-way intranet that functioned as a company “megaphone” and little more. With Jive, Starwood now has a complete communication and collaboration hub that helps employees do their jobs and build a real […]

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  • August 10, 2016

Kickstarting Mobile Adoption in Healthcare

Clinicians who collaborate via a mobile platform are more connected to their work Clinicians who collaborate via a mobile platform are more connected to their work—they can complete patient care from anywhere at any time, even at a patient’s bedside, avoiding many frustrations that come along with toggling between multiple devices and desktops. As a […]

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  • August 4, 2016