7 Questions to Answer when Creating an Internal App

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Not long ago a downpour hit St. Petersburg Beach, Florida, flooding the front driveway just as employees were arriving at TradeWinds Island Resorts.

 

“When things like that pop up, then you need to communicate with employees quickly,” says Don Wooldridge, vice president of culture development and training at the tourist destination. “So I was able to jump on the app and in seconds send out an alert to everybody.”

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The Anatomy of an Employee Experience – Refining Today's Workplace

The workplace is changing: In the industrial era, the focus was on laborers and what they were able to produce with their hands. In the information age, knowledge became the new product and had a prime influence on the economy. But now we are entering the cognitive era and another change is taking place. The lines between employees and technology are blurring, and instead of focusing solely on numbers, the employee experience (EX) is shifting into focus.

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The New Employee App: Modern Design, Polished Start Page and Group Messaging

This March your employee app receives a major redesign that will take your internal communication to the next level visually. Subsequently, the new start page allows you to show content in a new, more intuitive manner and gives everyone a direct access point for news, pages and other services, relevant to them. Group messaging and video-upload capability are two more exciting new features that are now available. Improvements for the forms and maps plugins round off this release.

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Why, How and What to Use Push Notifications for in Internal Communication

In ecommerce push notifications increase engagement by 278%. And what works for external communication also is a game changer for internal communication. Push notifications finally make immediate responses and reception of important information possible anytime, anywhere. They inform, alert, help to maximise the efficiency and productivity of your workers and increase engagement.

 

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