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Collaboration
A robust system of internal communication is vital to the success of organizations of all sizes. How are employees able to interact and share information within enterprises and institutions? Collaboration platforms, video conferencing, social networking tools, document and knowledge sharing solutions, and intranets are among the many tools that allow for a successful collaborative work environment. See below for the latest collaboration news, trends, and solutions.
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The centerpiece of data governance: Making information quality pay off

Poor information quality wastes monetary resources, squanders data's underlying value to the enterprise, and significantly increases risk in the form of regulatory compliance or litigation.

Healthcare: Managing the information flow from wearables and remote monitoring devices

With broader use of wearables, routine monitoring of even asymptomatic high-risk groups such as the elderly may become the norm, allowing earlier intervention and improved outcomes.

The best cloud KM combines cutting-edge technology with smart oversight

Cloud-based KM requires a careful balance of innovation and restraint. The best results ensue when companies combine aggressive adoption of advanced technology with strong central oversight, traditional taxonomy, and flexible implementation to accommodate different parts of the business.

Barriers to Effective Knowledge Sharing (Video)

World Bank Director, KM, Margot Brown discusses four common organizational culture challenges to knowledge sharing and how World Bank has addressed them in this clip from her presentation at KMWorld 2019.

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Equipping your remote workforce for success during the pandemic—and beyond

It's clear the pandemic has brought on the need to rethink how knowledge management should best be addressed in a WFH world

Knowledge management and the impact of COVID-19

Executives at leading knowledge management software and services organizations are reflecting on the lasting impact we can expect

Knowledge management and the new normal

James Carroll, partner and director at TetraVX,  and Kevin Beasley, CIO at VAI, explain the importance of security and privacy safeguards in the new COVID-19 WFH world

Proven strategies to manage a work-from-home workforce

The business world has evolved in recent years as more companies have opted for an increasingly distributed and mobile workforce through the widespread adoption of collaboration and conferencing technologies

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Building the enterprise of the future: If not now, when ?

It should be plainly clear that we need knowledge ?management now more than ever. You can be sure that the COVID-19 crisis won't be the last crisis to come our way. ?And the next one might be even more severe because our supporting systems have taken some serious hits.

Enterprise of the future update: More disruption ahead

The concept of a phyle has experienced a resurgence, driven in part by the frustration people are feeling about being forced into making binary choices regarding the groups with which they want to be identified: public versus private, capitalist versus socialist, and liberal versus conservative.

Deep project management

Given the increased negative media exposure that comes from project failure, organizations need more tightly integrated, intelligent project management systems, in addition to people who have the requisite skills. This need will grow as systems continue to become more complex and timelines more tightly compressed.

A deep future approach to KM

We're familiar with the near-term portion of the time spectrum—from femtosecond lasers used in eye surgery to high-frequency trading in milliseconds on the major securities exchanges. Unfortunately, the extreme opposite end of the time spectrum, the "deep future" receives little if any attention. Decisions in fields such as genetic engineering, nuclear energy, geopolitics and the like can have serious implications for human civilization. But the impact of those decisions might not become apparent for many thousands of years and hundreds of generations.

Knowledge Management Whitepapers

Bloomfire Included in Forrester’s Now Tech: Knowledge Management for Customer Service, Q3 2020 Report

Mitigating Collaboration Risk Workbook

Learn how to build actionable plans to mitigate risk in Office 365 or any other collaboration workspace your organization uses.

Using and Tailoring Microsoft Teams for Your Organization

Learn how to handle surging activity in Teams and boost security and compliance.

Hakkasan Optimizes Global Operations with Egnyte

Collaboration Companies and Suppliers