5 Ways For Companies To Reduce Email Overload

With close to 150,000 emails being sent globally every minute, it’s no surprise that the average office worker spends close to 13 hours a week processing emails. And unfortunately, many of those emails are redundant, unimportant or irrelevant to the receiver, resulting in hours of unproductive time.  So how can companies help prevent inbox bloat?  […]

9 Essential Intranet Features For a Successful Company

Sometimes intranet vendors feel a lot like cable providers. They offer you a lot of stuff you really don’t want, and you definitely don’t want to pay for. But just because you’re not interested in 200 channels on college golf doesn’t mean that you’re done watching tv. It only means that you expect what you […]

How MangoApps Employee Directory Avoids Other Company’s Most Common Pitfalls

If you’re part of a growing company, updating and maintaining office directories can be a real challenge. Even at their best and most up to date, using these kinds of directories can range anywhere from tedious to frustrating. Companies and organizations today are changing more rapidly than ever before and a static employee directory doesn’t […]

Social Collaboration Software is More Effective Than Email

Change takes time and can be difficult, but change is how we learn, grow and discover alternative ways of getting things done.  This is true both for people and for businesses. Businesses are looking for a way to stay current in technology’s developments while not abandoning tried and true methods of collaboration, project management, file […]

Top 10 SharePoint Alternatives for File Sharing and Collaboration

If you have been struggling with SharePoint or are interesting in SharePoint alternatives than this post is for you.  When talking to SharePoint customers we most commonly hear that it is overcomplicated, lacks social features, is not user-friendly, lacks mobile access, requires excessive training and customization, is overprices and feels outdated.  Whatever reason you have for switching, the best […]

Using APIs to Strengthen Your Enterprise Social Network

It estimated that by 2013, 75% of businesses will dump email as their internal collaboration platform and adopt an Enterprise Social Networking Tools as their collaboration tool of choice. A significant milestone was also set in 2011 when the worldwide revenue of Social Collaboration Networks surpassed $769 Million. As more businesses follow suit, serious consideration should be taken […]

A Non-Techies Guide to Understanding Cloud Computing

Working at a SaaS vendor, I often assume my work terminology is easily understood by friends and family but I was reminded just today that this is not already the case. When the topic came up while visiting my parent, I realized that my dad didn’t know what it was even though he uses it […]

Enterprise Business Software For Today’s Innovators

As I sat and watched the State of the Union address by President Obama, I began to realize that amidst all the fear and anxiety that has been created out of the economic status of the America and the world – we really are in a great place. We are ripe for change because clearly the old way of doing things does not work for today’s world. As President Obama stated, we are not living in the same world anymore where you graduate college or even high school, get a job and likely keep that job until you retire. Our competition is outside of our neighborhood, it’s across the globe. How does this translate into enterprise business software? Because we are trying to achieve new, more competitive results with the same tools of yesterday’s business. We need to evolve.

Web Collaboration Tools Help You Get Work Done Faster

Ever feel like if only you could get in touch with your colleagues faster you could finish your task faster too? With centralized collaboration tools like MangoSpring’s MangoTalk you can stop struggling to communicate when you start using our collaboration software online. You have heard it referred to as Collaborative Software, Enterprise Business Software and Business Networking Software. But what is it really? It’s a way to get your work done faster. Share thoughts and replace internal emailing with a Microblogging activity stream, Work real time with Group Instant Messaging and set up conference calls on the fly with VoIP Conference Calling. All of this and more on your own private collaboration software online.

The Importance of Collaboration and Intranet Security

I recently came across a blog post written by Alexander Wolfe on information week about the top three pros and cons of Team Collaboration Software and Enterprise Social Intranet Tools.  This blog is about his most important point, intranet security. Alex writes: Security, security, security. In terms of potential exposure of proprietary data, Enterprise 2.0 […]

5 Simple Secrets to Successful Intranet Software Deployment

MangoApps is working with companies in all imaginable industries ranging from 50 to 25,000, helping them transform the way employees collaborate within departments for their company. In our experience, the following 5 simple secrets to successful social enterprise intranet software deployment apply to industries and companies of any size. 1. Get early adopters Have adopters […]

The Top Ten Warning Signs of Serious Software Bloat

Software bloat is a term used to describe the tendency of newer computer programs to leave a larger installation footprint,  have many unnecessary features, or just generally use more system resources than necessary, while offering little or no benefit to its users. Bloatware or foistware, is also used to describe software that comes pre-installed on a computer when it is purchased,  mostly […]

Experience A Secure File Sharing and Document Management System

Companies across the globe agree that their people are their greatest assets. One of the core tasks knowledge workers do as part of their daily work is produce collateral that captures knowledge (what, why and how) in the form of documents then shares them through secure file transfers. Hundreds of thousands of hours are spent every year creating these valuable documents. Do you have a proper document management system to for secure document sharing? These documents (produced using all sorts of tools) contain nuggets of gold essential for continued operation and evolution of a business.

The Serenity of Using MangoApps Enterprise Social Suite

This is a topic near and dear to our hearts here at MangoApps and is often debated as best of breed vs. enterprise social suite. If you ask anyone about which product is better, you’re sure to get a strong opinion from either side but in reality, as with most things, it just depends on […]

Team Collaboration Tools Should Replicate Social Success

Facebook, Twitter and other popular social media services have influenced and enriched our personal lives in a way never before anticipated. We are now far better connected and aware of our friends, family and even the world around us. In fact, sometimes we might know a little too much about those we love! Finding and sharing […]

Upgrade Your Experience With Team Task Management Software

Have you thought about you manage your daily tasks or to-do lists? It’s usually something that we don’t give a lot of thought, after all, any kind of to-do list should help keep you organized. But that doesn’t mean that there aren’t better methods than digital sticky notes or the traditional pen and paper. This […]

MangoApps Announces Their Newest Mobile Intranet App – Press Release

SEATTLE, WA May 7th, 2010 – MangoApps, the leading provider of hosted collaboration services, announced today the availability of their  newest mobile intranet app, the iPhone Intranet Business Collaboration Suite. Complimenting the web and desktop offerings, this mobile Intranet app brings a complete set of personal, team and company collaboration tools for workers on the go. […]