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.
Implementing an employee app is daunting. For many companies it's the first time they create a digital and real time communication channel that targets all employees, many of which have never been the target group of an internal IT project before. What you plan here has the chance to become the widest reaching channel in your company.
This year's first Staffbase product update unveils comment notifications and bookmarking for your internal communications app. Employees directly benefit from these additions, as they are immediately available for all customers. Additionally, there has been a focus on security related enhancements throughout the app. Read more for the full picture.
Peaks and Plains are an innovative housing association based in Macclesfield. Prior to purchasing our Staffbase Employee App from our partner Workvine, Peaks and Plains communicated with their staff mainly through email and the company’s private Intranet. They employ over 200 staff in a wide range of roles including such as repair teams, care and support staff.
Marie is a student (or a mother) and works at a retail store nearby. She is a part-timer and mainly works evening and weekends. She is busy with University (or her family life) and, hence, doesn’t think about her job in her free time. Friday afternoon she comes into work, starts her shift and a customer, let’s call him Tim, asks her, if the Christmas campaign is active yet, and where to find the products included. And Marie has no idea.
As we're heading into the last phase of this year, your employee app will receive yet another update. Amongst the changes are three big topics that have been highly requested all around: Search, Private Messaging and integrating SharePoint. Read more to get all the details.