10 Communication Challenges and How to Tackle Them with Your Own Branded Employee App

 

Because today 90% of all U.S. Americans have a cell phone and 80% a smartphone we are constantly communicating. Especially communication within a business and between different locations has changed rapidly within the last years and has become more and more important. And while only with an effective flow of information and an ongoing exchange between departments as well as within the company's hierarchy the best possible results can be achieved, internal communication seems to be the new iceberg to everybodies Titanic.

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10 Security Questions To Answer For Your Internal Communications App

In 2016 there are 3.26 billion internet users, that's over 40% of the world population.
In addition, 96% of working Americans use new communication technologies as part of their daily life, while 62% of working Americans use the internet as an integral part of their jobs.

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A New Level Of Employee Engagement – The TradeWinds Resort App

TradeWinds Island Resorts is the largest full service destination resort on the west coast of Florida with more than 1,100 employees. Before they used their own branded employee app based on Staffbase, they were only able to reach approximately the 200 employees who worked at corporate computers. In this part of our series "Welcome to the Family" you will learn more about the three main changes.

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An Internal Communications App for One of the World’s Leading Heating and Solar Manufacturers

Viessmann Group has developed and introduced an employee app in just a few weeks. The Head of Corporate Communications, Albrecht von Truchseß, and Knowledge Manager Carsten Lucaßen, talk about the background behind Vi2go, reaching employees without computer access, start-up thoughts and the cultural shift the Hesse-based manufacturer of heating, industrial and cooling systems has gone through.

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In a Crisis, One Innovative U.S. Cattle Feeder Turns to an App to Reach Their Remote Work Force

Hundreds of internal communicators worldwide are using Staffbase as a platform for staying in touch with their employees in the field. This individually branded and customized app fosters greater employee participation, ensures the communication of timely information, and aids in the handling of crisis management. This was recently of crucial importance to Nebraska’s Adams Land & Cattle Co. (ALCC), a distinguished and innovative agribusiness leader.

 

We had an ice storm early last week, but thanks to our team’s preparation and hard work we were able to continue operations and make sure our cattle were well taken care of. The Staffbase mobile app has become an instrumental piece of our crisis planning, particularly related to weather conditions. We’ve begun revising our communication plans for these kinds of contingency situations to include the utilization of the Staffbase app,” says Elizabeth Babcock, ALCC’s director of communications and talent.

 

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