Jive Blog

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 […]

  • Industry Insights
  • 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 […]

  • Tips & Tricks
  • 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 […]

  • Jive News
  • 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 […]

  • Jive News
  • August 4, 2016

The New Future of Work: A Peek Into Jive’s Future History

Employees are at the forefront of a revolution in workplace collaboration that Jive started Today, employees are at the forefront of a revolution in workplace collaboration that Jive started. With beautifully-designed, intuitive apps in their personal lives, people are no longer satisfied to stick with employers’ ineffective and uninspired legacy systems at work. Companies that […]

  • Jive News
  • August 2, 2016

How to Increase Peer Recognition Within Your Interactive Intranet

Develop Peer Recognition Programs That Align with Your Corporate Values and Mission At Jive, we use our Interactive Intranet, Brewspace, every day to get our work done. With so many Jivers working together throughout the world on different projects, we have many shining stars, or shining Jivers, that stand out as leaders in what they […]

  • Tips & Tricks
  • July 28, 2016

UNIQA Unifies Distributed Employees with Jive

Today’s global companies know that internal communications and digital collaboration are crucial for building alignment around strategic initiatives and engaging modern workers across geographic and cultural boundaries. We’re thrilled to welcome yet another enlightened business – the UNIQA Group – to the community of organizations that are using Jive to help their employees work better […]

  • Jive News
  • July 27, 2016

Advancing API Integration With Jive Developer Days Event in the Bay Area

An Integrated World With the emergence of an API-based economy and the need for disparate systems to seamlessly connect with one another, we see continued growth in the deepening integration of APIs throughout the platforms used by an organization. APIs allow different systems to be programmatically accessed and in effect, how businesses communicate by linking different services, […]

  • Developer Wisdom
  • July 22, 2016

Jive Announces Breakthrough Personal Analytics, Intelligent Profiles and Enhanced Integration to Drive Productivity and Engagement in the Workplace

New Cloud Release Makes Work Visibile, Searchable and Memorable From Any Device Today we rolled out a new collection of innovative features for Jive’s cloud-based Interactive Intranet and Customer Community solutions that help people get their work done faster and more insightfully, while putting them at the center of their organization’s knowledge. Jive’s enhanced WorkHub […]

  • Jive News
  • July 21, 2016

How Interactive Intranets Can Fuel an Engaged Workforce

In today’s highly competitive business environment, it’s not easy to attract and retain the best talent. Today’s multigenerational workforce is continually evolving and becoming more educated and diverse. Employee expectations have heightened and hiring is increasingly competitive. The solution? HR organizations can utilize modern interactive intranets to support ever-changing employee needs through collaboration hubs that […]

  • Jive News
  • July 15, 2016

Fighting off Corporate Amnesia with Interactive Intranets

With Baby Boomers already eyeing their golf clubs in anticipation of retirement and younger workers job-hopping as if their previous workplace was a trampoline, organizations are facing unprecedented brain drain in the coming months and years. Add to that the torrent of new data that’s about to be unleashed by the Internet of Things (IoT), […]

  • Jive News
  • July 7, 2016

Power Up Your Jive Instance and Look Good While Doing It During our Jive Developer Days

We’ve worked tirelessly here at Jive to offer a suite of products that is feature-packed, and ever-evolving to meet the needs of our customers. With all the new features that are available in Jive 8 — and the on-going refreshes available with Jive Cloud — creating and maintaining integrations needs to be flexible in order […]

  • Jive News
  • July 5, 2016

Jive Serves as the Catalyst for Transforming Spectrum Health

Spectrum Health is a not-for-profit health system based in West Michigan that offers a full continuum of care. It is comprised of 12 hospitals and Priority Health, a health plan with about 715,000 members. The creation of a “One HR” experience for employees and leaders at 130 service sites streamlined, integrated and prioritized key messages […]

  • Customer Spotlight
  • June 30, 2016

Engagement, Culture and Thunderstorms Highlight the 2016 SHRM HR Conference in DC

The annual Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) HR Conference wrapped up in our nation’s capital last week and what a conference it was! Billed as the best—and biggest—HR conference in the world, SHRM 2016 didn’t disappoint. More than 13,000 HR professionals descended on the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in the heart of D.C. […]

  • Jive News

San Manuel Band of Mission Indians Wins Big with Jive’s Interactive Intranet

The San Manuel Band of Mission Indians is a federally recognized American Indian tribe located near the city of Highland, California. Like other governments, it seeks to provide a better quality of life for its citizens by building infrastructure, maintaining civil services and promoting social, economic and cultural development. One economic development of the tribe, […]

  • Jive News
  • June 29, 2016

Jive in 5: How Marketing Organizations Can Work Better Together

On the Jive Blog last October, we introduced a program called “Jive in 5,” which we’re leveraging at Jive within our internal community, Brewspace, to increase the presence of our executive team, their engagement with employees and overall corporate alignment. This program has been a great platform for featuring the executives, allowing employees to dive […]

  • Tips & Tricks
  • June 22, 2016

How Artificial Intelligence Will Serve Us in the Workplace

“One day the AIs are going to look back on us the same way we look at fossil skeletons on the plains of Africa… an upright ape living in dust with crude language and tools, all set for extinction.” -Nathan, Ex Machina If you grew up watching films like Blade Runner and Terminator, the hair […]

  • Jive News
  • June 15, 2016

Effective Clinical Communication Through a Single, Secure Collaboration Platform

Clinician Smartphone Usage Has Increased but Overall Collaboration Still Lacks While adoption of smartphones among clinicians has increased over the last five years, communication still lacks between all areas of the health system. Four in five clinicians (84%) use smartphones for work reasons and over half use both a smartphone and a tablet for work. […]

  • Jive News
  • June 10, 2016

Visit Jive at the World’s Largest HR Conference in DC

SHRM16 Annual Conference and Exposition on June 19-22 Where do you go when you want to network with other HR professionals and learn about the latest innovations in the field? To the world’s largest HR conference, of course! Jive is excited to participate in the upcoming SHRM16 Annual Conference and Exposition held on June 19-22, in […]

  • Jive News
  • June 8, 2016

Bridging the Gap Between Healthcare Payers and Providers

Healthcare payers and providers are still fighting along the borders that separate one another. Initiatives such as pay-for-performance—a payment model that rewards clinicians, hospitals and medical groups for meeting certain performance measures for quality and efficiency—drive massive gaps between payers and providers. Providers religiously cling to patient health information as they strive to make financial […]

  • Jive News
  • June 3, 2016

How to Find the Right Answers When You Need Them Within Your Interactive Intranet

Enhance Your Information Sharing Techniques and Leverage Responses for the Future At Jive, we use our interactive intranet every day to get our work done. Questions are constantly being asked within our intranet community, Brewspace, and our coworkers are eager to provide answers for their fellow Jivers. With all of the comments, feedback, likes and […]

  • Tips & Tricks
  • June 2, 2016

Breaking the Partnership Mold—The Social Edge Consulting and Jive Story

Social Edge Consulting is a professional services firm that helps businesses, at any stage of their social journey, develop a customized road map to success and growth. Social Edge is a Jive Consulting Partner that not only helps companies implement Jive, but they use Jive’s solutions themselves every day to collaborate and work more aligned […]

  • Jive News
  • May 27, 2016

HeliOffshore’s Flight Safety Community Soars to New Heights with Jive

HeliOffshore is a global safety association for the offshore helicopter industry, with members from all of the major oil and gas companies, large aircraft manufacturers and other specialized service providers, all working together to advance flight safety best practices. The organization recently launched a cloud-based Jive community called “HeliOffshore Space” to bring these stakeholders together from across […]

  • Jive News
  • May 24, 2016

How to Get Executive Support for Your Internal and External Communities

Today’s Community Is at the Core of a Brand’s Digital Initiative and Can Significantly Impact Multiple Business Functions Communities have come a long way since the days of forums and online bulletin boards. Once considered a simple, low-cost tactic to exchange information online, communities have evolved into massive, multi-functional deployments that require a whole new […]

  • Tips & Tricks
  • May 19, 2016