Boost Your Team’s Happiness With Transparency

As businesses and organizations we commit to providing our customers with clear communication, straightforward services and an honest commitment to their care. So when it comes to our employees, shouldn’t we do the same? Engaging and informing employees about business decisions, potential changes, and upcoming events, creates greater trust, commitment and dedication. Even when the […]

5 Reasons Your Company Needs Employee Engagement Surveys

Employees today understand the freedom that remote work abilities and new workforce skills provide, and while these opportunities can be an incredible aid to industries who use them well, it also means that employees are no longer willing to tolerate businesses that neglect to value, understand or appreciate their contributions. A successful business must maintain an […]

10 Survey Questions to Measure and Improve Employee Engagement

Everyone understands that employee engagement is important, but knowing exactly where your business stands is much more difficult. The bottom line is that if you aren’t able to keep your workforce engaged, their work quality will suffer, or even worse, they will leave you for another organization. Even monetary solutions are only a temporary fix. […]

Increasing Pay Won’t Always Win Over Your Employees

The priorities of employees are changing. While bosses in the past could rely on pacifying or even motivating employees with a bonus or a salary increase, the modern workforce has other ideas. Employees today, particularly in the millennial and upcoming generation, consider a wide range of engagement factors more important than income alone when accepting […]

Increasing Employee Engagement With Technology

It’s well known throughout the working world that employee engagement and business profitability go hand in hand. But just understanding the importance of engagement isn’t enough. Despite increased awareness about this concern, the majority of employers still struggle to find solutions and an astounding 86% of the global workforce still considers itself primarily unengaged. Among the companies […]

Why Investing In Engagement Is Always A Good Idea

Engaging and investing in your employees is now more important than ever. A recent Gallup research study showed that engaged employees outperform their less interested coworkers by a staggering 202%. Whatever your company’s size or industry, massive productivity gains can be achieved by honest employee engagement. The more employees are connected and enthusiastic about their work […]

Everything You Need To Know About Building An Engaging Workplace

It’s a transformative time for businesses and organizations. Competition in the last decade has grown rapidly in almost every industry, dramatically increasing a company’s need to provide new, interesting and innovative products and services. So how are successful organization supposed to keep up with increasing competition and cultivate a thriving industry? By bringing out the […]

7 Warning Signs Of Decreasing Employee Engagement

As a manager, few things are more discouraging than receiving a resignation from out of the blue. Realizing that a good employee is unhappy at work can come as a shock to managers, particularly when it seemed like everything was going well. Decreasing employee engagement, especially in previously motivated employees, is a serious problem for […]

The Right Way to Measure Employee Engagement

In order to make a positive change, you first have to know where you stand. For successful companies, that means honestly evaluating and understanding how employees feel about the organization. In a previous post we looked at how employee engagement can influence company culture, but today we want to focus on how to know how […]

5 Employee Engagement Ideas For a Stronger Company Culture

Employee engagement is an essential pillar in building a happy company culture, but companies are falling incredibly short. A recent study reported that only 15%  of employees consider themselves fully engaged at work and 85% of employees do not have an emotional connection or commitment to their company. Engaging more of your employees and, as […]

How To Refresh Employee Rewards and Recognition

Successful companies understand that employees are the core of their business. Highly engaged and satisfied employees work with an excited and positive energy that often helps transform business and boost profits. A workforce that feels a personal rapport with management is also more likely to become productive and engaged. Positive employee engagement happens when employers […]

5 Ways Incorporating Collaboration Software Will Get Email Under Control

Managing email today is like playing a bad game of red light green light. Every time you turn your back it gets a little bit closer until finally, it overtakes you. So what are companies supposed to do? How can employees communicate effectively without creating an overwhelming inbox? The honest answer is, don’t use email at all. […]

8 Powerful Ways MangoApps Can Enhance Employee Engagement

It’s no secret that successful organizations are constantly working to enhance employee engagement. When employees see themselves as an integral part of an organization, they naturally become brand ambassadors. Companies and corporations want consumers to see them through the eyes of these empowered employees. Creating enthusiastic employee engagement takes work, communication and a solid understanding […]

7 Best Ways to Increase Team Collaboration Within the Workplace

Organizations are finding it increasingly challenging to raise or maintain team collaboration within a department across the workplace. The challenge is getting team members to know each other better, to have team members thrive on each other for success, to increase communication within departments and employees. These challenges keep evolving with expanding offices across locations, departments, […]

How You Can Successful Utilize Your Workplace Intranet

What are the top Do’s? 1. Make use of the company intranet to accelerate your work. A lot of us face a road block while trying to search for a document within a file, folder, wiki or a post in our company Intranet. We might spend hours wading through a sea of content just to […]

Everything Your Business Needs to Know About RSS Feeds

What is RSS? RSS is commonly referred to as Really Simple Syndication. It is a format used to publish content that is regularly published like a blog or news headlines. I would define it as a method to keep up with their favorite blogs, news sites, and other websites.  Anyone can choose the sites they […]

Why You Need to Validate, Discuss and Implement Ideas in Teams

You have a brilliant idea; you have a gut feeling that it would revolutionize your business. You think the idea would solve the company’s pain points of increasing sales, decreasing costs, improving employee productivity or even improving the process but you would always need a helping hand to validate the idea and later help with […]

How to View Notifications in Collaboration Software

Real-time notifications update you immediately when the things that matter most to you occur. Without distracting you from getting your work done. A user can customize notifications in MangoApps company intranet & collaboration software to see what works best for them. We, of course, recommend choosing preferences which help you concentrate on your work, without missing anything important. Customize Your News Feeds Classifying […]

3 Essential Functions of Quality Cloud Computing Security

By 2020 more than 80% of businesses are expected to move to the cloud, but the question of Intranet Security has always been the elephant in the room. Cloud is being adopted at an extreme pace with companies opting for everything from software-as-a-service to infrastructure-as-a-service. The fact is there is no service secure enough that can’t […]

MangoApps Wins Over a Retail Giant in the U.K.

With over 1,500 retail stores and 24,000 employees across the UK, A.S. Watson is a clear leader in Health & Beauty retailing.  In the UK, the conglomerate operates under the well-known brand names Superdrug, The Perfume Shop, and Savers.  Worldwide, A.S. Watson operates over 12,000 stores with 120,000 employees. The UK business units of Superdrug, […]

Collaboration Software Features Your Company Needs to Have

Most organizations have realized the need for an Team Collaboration Software or Intranet Software. Selecting one requires extensive brainstorming and decision making to choose the best software that fits all your organizations’ unique requirements. An Online Team Collaboration Software that will streamline processes, enhance employee communication and collaboration. A combination of all the many tools used […]

5 Future Digital Workplace Technologies to Transform Your Enterprise

We wrote about how Collaboration Software’s and Intranets Tools were helping build the evolving digital workplace landscape. This blog will talk about how similar technologies will help shape the future of the digital workplace trends allowing organizations and employees conduct business and execute day-to-day tasks to deliver a greater work experience. A digital workplace is […]

How to Use Modern Enterprise Intranet to Create a Digital Workplace Revolution

For any business, modernization is crucial. It could be with policies, processes or practices. All this comes together with the use of Technology and digitizing your workplace. With ever expanding office locations, departments, employee, and clientele. The need to stay connected, collaborating, communicating, and engaged has become even more essential. The last eight years have […]

MangoApps Announces New GitHub Integration

GitHub is the perfect place to share code and work collaboratively on private and open source software while MangoApps team Collaboration software or Social Intranet makes it ideal for managing a team or anything you do in your business processes and bring employees together. They’re both awesome at what they do, but this means you […]

18 Ways To have a Positive Attitude At Work

“A pessimist sees the difficulty in every opportunity; an optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty.” ~Winston Churchill. While you know that thinking positively is better for your state of mind, you might be surprised to learn that it can also be good for your health. Do you want to leave negative thoughts behind and […]

5 Of The Most Engaging Best Enterprise Social Business Books

As enterprise social networking continues to mature, different voices emerge with varying opinions.  For current and potential adopters there are a lot of important questions to ask and ideas to take into consideration. How does an enterprise social network like Mangoapps fit into my enterprise? What is the return on investment? How do I strategize? How […]

10 Social Enterprise Business Leaders on Twitter You Must Follow

Twitter is a gold mine for advice and insight. A commonly cited benefit of using Twitter is being able to network with and learn from other people, particularly other professionals and leaders. We have been fortunate enough to connect with some brilliant social enterprise business leaders on Twitter who are accomplished thought leaders in their […]

Why social networks are better than emails for enterprise collaboration

Why Enterprise Social Networks are replacing  the use of email If you decide to share a link to this post with your friends or colleagues, would you send them an email? Or would you share it on your favorite enterprise social network? Email has created an overload of unnecessary communication, according to Radicati Group on […]

How to Talk to Your Boss About a Social Intranet for the Office

Social networking has been around for a while and has become an integral part of our lives. Networking is maturing and has grave implications for businesses. You are most likely already aware of the business benefits it could provide your team and even the objections or myths from your companies leaders. But have you stopped to […]

Replacing Email With An Enterprise Social Network

Can you imagine a day when none of your daily interactions with co-workers involves email?  That day has already come for many companies, and if you believe the industry experts, it’s coming for all companies over the next few years. There’s a movement happening in the business world around how we communicate and collaborate internally.  […]

3 More Myths about Enterprise Social Networks

Just as public social networks have changed the way that people connect and interact, enterprise social networks can have a big impact on employee productivity and collaboration. Initially thought to be a distraction, these networks are now popping up at companies of all sizes worldwide, as companies realize the huge potential of social collaboration to pump […]

How Collaboration Software Unleashes Employee Engagement.

We have all heard the joke about the CEO who when asked how many people work in his organization, replied “Oh, about half of them,” Jokes aside, employee engagement is a serious concern for businesses today.  Recent research indicates that 4 out 5 employees are not reaching their full potential and that 4 out of […]

7 Ways Guaranteed to Create Accelerated ECS Adoption

Accelerated ECS adoption is the primary goal when rolling out any Enterprise Collaboration Software (ECS) solution. This article lays out the best practices for accelerated ECS adoption to improve ROI and reach a critical mass for usage. The Challenges There are important challenges of accelerated ECS adoption and an important one is the need to documented Enterprise […]

How To Have An Epic Social Intranet Software Launch Party

Once you’ve found the perfect social intranet software, how do you launch it in a way that gets great adoption and participation? Throw a party of course! One of our customers went above and beyond with their launch party for MangoApps (Internally called Solera “Hub”) and resulted in almost 100% participation. Results are of course not guaranteed and may need […]

Engaging Employees With Enterprise Social Networking

Before enterprise social networking widely existed I worked for a hospital and every year we took a Gallup survey. The survey was conducted to provide executives with an understanding of employee engagement through the organization. It included questions like, “On a scale of 1 to 5, do you feel engaged at work?” and “Do you think […]

Discover Less Management With Effective Project Management Software

Traditional Project Management Software comes with a reputation of being built, designed and used by the project manager. When in fact the entire organization in one way, shape or form participates in and contributes to projects, and their success. The command and control nature of Project and Task Management within a company is something that needs an overhaul.

Improve Your Work Experience With Easy Project Management Software

The word easy and project management software rarely go hand in hand. Hundreds of project and task management tools are on the market and rarely does easy come up when they are talked about. But why? Isn’t project management and task management at the core of what people do everyday? Shouldn’t Project Management Software be one of the easiest business software applications in the company?

You Have the Power to Make it Happen

Mike Jensen is the new VP, Customer Engagement & Success for MangoSpring. He bring 15 year of tech, SaaS and customer focused experience to the team to help drive awareness and adoption of the MangoSpring Collaboration solution.

3 Steps to Add Measurable Business Value to Your Organization

Everyone wants to Add Measurable Business Value to their organization, this is what we measure our growth, success and even failures upon. Without Measuring, we are just guessing. Step 1: Connect your knowledge workers An enterprise social networking platform enables connecting your knowledge workers across the organizational hierarchy, time zones, and offices. To add measurable business […]