Should employee apps be native apps, hybrid native apps or responsive mobile websites?

January 13, 2017 Tushneem Dhamagadda Employee Communications, Employee Mobile Apps, Internal Communications Tags: , , , , , , , 0 Comments
All the experts agree based on the latest research: Mobile will be the choice of employee communication in the enterprise by end of 2017. There are obviously benefits of mobile over web-based intranets as we discussed in a recent blog post. Moreover, with the changing workforce of which millennials are becoming a big part of and increasing […]

Entertainment employee apps create better experiences

January 10, 2017 Yash Chitre Employee Analytics, Employee Brand Advocacy, Employee Communications, Employee Engagement Strategies, Employee Feedback Strategies, Employee Gamification, Employee Mobile Apps, Employee Rewards and Recognition, Experiential Communications, Internal Communications, Miscellaneous, Proximity, Talent Acquisition and Recruitment Tags: 0 Comments
Entertainment venues, such as sports stadiums, arenas, forums, centers, concert halls and many others are designed to keep visitors amused and entertained while inspiring future visits for other events. In order to create that unique experience, many venues face the challenge of educating and inspiring their own people, so that they can effectively in turn […]

Engineering employee apps foster ideas

January 7, 2017 Yash Chitre Big Data In HR, Employee Analytics, Employee Communications, Employee Learning and Development, Employee Mobile Apps, Employee Rewards and Recognition, Experiential Communications, Talent Acquisition and Recruitment Tags: , , , 0 Comments
Engineering and technology companies move at a fast pace, constantly innovating and always trying new things in order to make discoveries that meet their customer needs. They typically have a diversified and segmented employee base, so it’s important to reach people when and where it matters most to them. Keeping up with the communication demands […]

Employee app platform 2017 planning guide

January 4, 2017 Yash Chitre Best of Lists, Employee Analytics, Employee Brand Advocacy, Employee Feedback Strategies, Employee Gamification, Employee Learning and Development, Employee Mobile Apps, Employee Rewards and Recognition, Experiential Communications, Internal Communications, Miscellaneous 0 Comments
This time of year, many companies are researching and wondering, how to plan an employee app for 2017, so that they can increase internal communications impact and engagement inside their workforces. As HR, internal communications, corporate affairs and other departmental stakeholders begin to plan for such an undertaking, it’s important to examine all the features, […]

Restaurant employee apps attract customers

January 1, 2017 Yash Chitre Customer Service, Employee Brand Advocacy, Employee Learning and Development, Employee Mobile Apps, Employee Rewards and Recognition, Experiential Communications, Talent Acquisition and Recruitment 0 Comments
Creating a memorable experience for customers starts with well trained and educated employees that can deliver on your brand promises.  That’s where restaurant employee apps for communications and engagement from hubEngage can help. Restaurants depend on a brand following that creates social buzz and word of mouth marketing that keeps customers coming back and attracts […]

Are you making sense of all your employee communication data?

December 29, 2016 Yash Chitre Big Data In HR, Employee Analytics, Employee Communications, Employee Engagement Strategies, Employee Mobile Apps, Internal Communications 0 Comments
Every day, companies of all different shapes and sizes deploy all sorts of employee engagement and communication tactics, such as surveys, company news, games and more. To do this, they will employ several different platforms and systems to achieve their goals. They will use one platform for surveys (Survey Monkey for example),  another platform for […]

Every employee action can have an app reaction

December 26, 2016 Yash Chitre Employee Communications, Employee Engagement Strategies, Employee Mobile Apps, Experiential Communications, Internal Communications 0 Comments
Employee mobile apps are a great way to measure and react to an employee action. Right now, too many employee communication tools such as intranets, internal social networks, emails and newsletters simply push content. They don’t do anything else beyond that to measure and react to your employee’s behaviors. They might push content such as policies, […]

Retail employee apps boost store sales

December 23, 2016 Yash Chitre Customer Service, Employee Brand Advocacy, Employee Communications, Employee Engagement Strategies, Employee Feedback Strategies, Employee Gamification, Employee Mobile Apps, Employee Rewards and Recognition, Experiential Communications, Internal Communications, Talent Acquisition and Recruitment 0 Comments
Retail is perhaps the most challenging environment to communicate effectively with your employees and vendors. Like customers, retail employees are always on the go, seldom in any one place all the time. That’s where retail employee apps for communications and engagement from hubEngage can help decentralized workforces. More and more, retail employees rely on their […]

Employee communications app versus mobile intranet

December 20, 2016 Yash Chitre Employee Analytics, Employee Communications, Employee Engagement Strategies, Employee Mobile Apps Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , 0 Comments
More and more, we are hearing from enterprise customers who have digital content systems such as Intranets and even internal social networks for their employees, and have taken those systems and made them “mobile-friendly”. But they problem is, they just don’t have engagement. They can’t get people to keep coming back on their own and […]

Is Workplace by Facebook right for your company? Are there better alternatives?

December 17, 2016 Tushneem Dhamagadda Employee Engagement Strategies, Internal Communications Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , 0 Comments
So the big announcement today was Workplace by Facebook – a version of Facebook for use within enterprises. The service offers usual Facebook features like the social feed, groups and messenger. Many companies have blocked access to Facebook in the office because of fears that it makes employees unproductive and not focus on their work, […]