Introducing the Digital Workplace Playbook - a collection of key learnings, insights, and strategic recommendations based on first-hand experiences delivering successful digital workplaces.
Digital workplace transformation is more than just an exercise in re-wiring your existing tools and technology to adapt to the new world of work. It's a multi-stage journey that has many steps, checkpoints, and iterations along the way. And it requires building a strategy and plan with timelines, resources, and measurable outcomes focused on solving real business challenges across your entire organization.
The process can seem daunting, but it doesn’t have to be. With Igloo as your digital…
Our June release has arrived in your Digital Workplace. Here is what you can now explore:
Improved Video Spacing in Responsive Browsers
When users resize their browsers, or view content in form factors that invoke responsive resizing, the video, and the canvas space surrounding it, will now resize to fit.
Increased Description Text Box Height
The description text boxes that are used in the configuration of some widgets have been updated to provide visibility of multiple lines of text. With this increase in height, administrators can more easily enter and review content when…
A completely re-imagined customer care destination to support customers in their use of Igloo’s digital workplace solutions
Igloo Customer Care was created to provide you with access to the knowledge, tools, support, and community conversations you need to drive digital transformation across your organization. Our completely revamped site and approach to supporting our customers will continue to evolve and grow along with your evolving and growing needs. In this new iteration of Customer Care, we’ve made a complete overhaul across the board, with several notable highlights:
How and where we work has been upended by digital technology. More people are working remotely, and this workforce is facing new challenges. According to the 2019 State of the Digital Workspace report from Igloo, 70% of remote employees feel left out of the workplace.
How and where we work has been upended by digital technology. More people are working remotely, and this workforce is facing new challenges.
According to the 2019 State of the Digital Workspace report from Igloo, 70% of remote employees feel left out of the workplace. As more people work remotely, identifying the shortcomings is critically important in order to ensure workers are happy and productive.
The most glaring problems in the report are the lack of workplace knowledge sharing and…
A short guide on how to use the Forum Topics widget.
The Forum Topics widget is the heart of a lot of team Spaces, especially HR and Q&A areas where members can consult with subject matter experts. It offers easy access to ongoing conversations, and uses the categorization options to great effect. Often compared with Microblogs, Forums are better suited to longer form and more formal communication, things that need to be easy to consult later for archival purposes. They can be useful for having project coordination discussions, answering…
Podcasts may be all the rage, but they might not be the silver bullet your organization is looking for to engage your employees. In an effort to dive a bit deeper into the topic, I spoke with two experts to understand their opinions on when and why an internal, corporate podcast may be the right solution for you.
Rarely a day goes by that I don’t find myself in a conversation with a client, potential client, or team member about the challenges they face with actively engaging their employees. The topic of employee engagement is certainly not new but the tactics associated with engaging employees continues to evolve. This evolution is spurred on by a variety of factors, including technological innovation, and people’s ability to repurpose existing methods in the employee engagement arena.
In examining the biggest challenges to collaboration that plague the modern workplace, Dan Latendre, founder and CEO of Igloo Software, explains that even though employees have access to more information than ever before, they also have more means, digital tools, and apps to collaborate, communicate, and connect.
Answers to some questions we've received on the multilingual functionality this month.
More and more organizations are international. They have offices in several countries, or even on several continents, use contractors, or serve people across oceans. Language barriers can be a challenge, and your digital workplace rises to meet it by working to provide a seamless experience for all supported languages. Today we look at several questions that have come in recently around using multilingual in practice.