“Mobile is Essential for Business Communication” – Interview of Richard Hughes by Bertrand Duperrin

On June 3, 2016, Bertrand Duperrin interviewed Richard Hughes, social strategy director at BroadVision. They discussed business communication,  knowledge management, and BroadVision’s communication, collaboration and engagement platform, Vmoso. Read on for their full conversation. Bertrand Duperrin : Hi Richard. Could you tell me what Vmoso is exactly? Richard Hughes : It’s an …

Top 5 Reasons Why Knowledge Management is Necessary

“Knowledge management” is a concept originating in the 1990s, when academics (primarily Nonaka, Takeuchi and Davenport) developed the idea of this new discipline. One of knowledge management’s key objectives is to use company practices and technologies to leverage corporate knowledge. Traditional knowledge management systems are focused on the ability to …

Top 5 Reasons to Embrace Mobile Collaboration

Technology has evolved so rapidly that advances have been integrated into our way of life naturally and almost without our realizing it. Faced with an increasingly mobile and social world, organizations’ needs have also changed. No one doubts that communication and collaboration are absolutely necessary in today’s digital economy, enabling …

To Chat, or Not to Chat, for Effective Business Communication?

“To Chat, or Not to Chat: …” …that is the question”, to paraphrase William Shakespeare, but, in the context of effective business communication in a mobile-centric world, is this question really the one that you should be asking? It seems that business organizations today are looking to borrow from the …

6 Reasons Why You Need Mobile Collaboration in Business

  Whether smartphone, ultra-portable laptop or tablet, mobile devices are more common in business now than ever before. While not every business encourages the use of mobile devices in the workplace, collaboration on these devices can be achieved with productive results. Here are six reasons why businesses need mobile collaboration. …

How Enterprise Collaboration Tools Help Governments Work More Efficiently

For-profit companies have already begun migrating to enterprise-grade communication and collaboration tools to enhance knowledge workers’ daily activities.  Government agencies—large and small, local and federal—need to take the same step to work more efficiently.

When Consumer Tools Infect Your Workplace Communication

Most knowledge workers have used personal email, such as Gmail, Yahoo! Mail, Hotmail or AOL Mail, while at work. Some have even used chat tools like Facebook Messenger and Gchat to ask a work question of a colleague in the hopes of receiving a quick response.  Consumer social tools are …