How Customers Use The MangoApps Groups Module

At Mangoapps, we understand that incorporating new communication and collaboration software is a unique experience for every business. For some of our clients, it can be difficult at first to visualize how to best incorporate our tools into their organization. We want to help every customer have an incredible and successful transition, so we’ve collected a few […]

5 Ways To Unleash The Power Of Small Independent Teams

Whether you’re a long-established global enterprise or a newly emerging start-up, small teams are the secret to long term success. Empowering small, dedicated, and independent teams, helps workers handle tasks autonomously and encourages the best an employee has to offer. While small companies have long known the benefits of size-controlled teams, even larger organization are starting […]

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 […]

Project Management Tips for Better Team Collaboration

This Guest Post Was Provided By Our Friends At SoftwareSuggest  A successful project completion requires skilled professionals, punctuality, a well-defined budget, and technology integration. If any one of these factors is out of proportion, the project is doomed for failure. This is the reason why around 70 percent of projects fail. But with improvisation in project […]

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?  […]

4 Unusual Ways Intranet Benefits Your Employee Experience

Whenever anyone talks about intranet benefits you always hear the same things: increase communication, greater productivity, cost-effectiveness, organization and so on. And while we absolutely agree with those benefits and love intranets for those reasons, at MangoApps we have learned that intranets have the ability to do a lot more. If integrated properly, a dependable […]

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 […]

SaaS vs On-Premise For Enterprise Social Network

Some other Micro-blogging solutions ignore the debate of Saas vs on-premise and only allow companies to have a cloud-based option. They believe that it is scale-able, easier to deploy and just “better.” There is no question that SaaS or being “in the cloud” is a great low-cost solution, our prices at MangoApps, prove that, but we believe that all companies should […]

Social Networking Tools Bring Serious Business Collaboration ROI

Business Collaboration ROI has been hotly debated over the past 12 months. C-Level executives want to know if the benefits are real (meaning a quantifiable ROI on social networking tools for business collaboration) or if “social” just the current buzzword of the day. McKinsey & Company, one of the most respected management consulting firms in America, […]

5 Tips for Successfully Deploying Collaboration Tools

There is no doubt that with the emergence of Web 2.0 , Enterprise 2.0, and other small business software there are new, innovative ways to work better, and smarter, then ever before. However, the challenge is rarely with the technology, rather how the technology is deployed as software on demand. As we have worked with customers, we have seen a number of examples that work best when looking to deploy a web collaboration solution. So, on this Friday before Halloween, we offer these 5 tips to avoid nightmares when deploying online collaborative tools.

Explore Fun and Rewarding Team Recognition With MangoApps

People love to receive team recognition for their work, their personality, and their birthday. Receiving rewarding team recognition from supervisors and peers inspires your whole organization to come together as a team and become even more productive. MangoApps loves to help with this effort and provides all kinds of useful and fun team recognition applications. What are MangoApps […]

Collaborative Software Designed For Breaking Down Silos

Although most businesses are organized around functional lines and optimized so that information flows in a top-down fashion, project execution almost always requires cross-functional and department team collaboration. The diagram below illustrates some of the major communication relationships across organizations or groups within a software company. Some variation of this, of course, applies to all […]

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 […]