3 Effective Ways to Bring a Smile in Yammer

GIF's are not a sophisticated means of communication, they are short animated images that many people find annoying, cringe worthy and sometimes seizure inducing. They can be bright, flashy and loud, even though there is no sound. Enterprise Social Networking platform Yammer recently introduced the ability to include GIF images in posts. In an earlier … Continue reading 3 Effective Ways to Bring a Smile in Yammer

Yammer: Feature Rich or Distraction Heavy

Much to their credit, the developers at Yammer continue to add new functionality and features to its enterprise social network platform. Since acquired by Microsoft in 2012, it has slowly become more integrated with Office 365 functionality offering its users true collaboration functionality in a feature rich environment. When a Word (or Excel or PowerPoint … Continue reading Yammer: Feature Rich or Distraction Heavy

“One tattered copy of the ‘Working Out Loud’ book began to make its way around the office.”

"I think we should do Working Out Loud circles." Naturally, my boss and our Director of Human Resources wanted to know more. I told them I had recently read the book Working Out Loud (WOL) by John Stepper, and how it helps us set and achieve goals in a group support setting by learning new habits using … Continue reading “One tattered copy of the ‘Working Out Loud’ book began to make its way around the office.”