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There are now 230 alternatives to Slack

Did you know? There are now over 230 alternatives to Slack!!

October 5, 2018 Insights 4 Comments

Slack, Microsoft Teams, Google Hangouts and Cisco Webex Teams. The industry that Slack began is growing more crowded each day. Now, full of loads of great alternatives to Slack.  Email might not be completely dead yet, but it’s no longer the only way for people to communicate at work. Today, real-time enterprise messaging applications are ...

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Enterprise Chat News Round Up #27

October 4, 2018 Industry News 0 Comments

The crossover between September and October has been an exciting week, with rumors  of an IPO offering for Slack and yet more new apps for Microsoft Teams. Here are the biggest stories we’ve seen this week. Slack is Preparing to Go Public in 2019 According to a report from the Wall Street Journal, Slack is ...

Workplace Messaging: Past, Present & Future

September 27, 2018 Insights 2 Comments

Today, knowledge workers spend around 14% of their week communicating and collaborating internally, via a form of workplace messaging app. In 2017, only 19.4% of companies were using messaging tools like Slack, Cisco Webex Teams and Microsoft Teams to keep their employees connected. Now, in 2018, that percentage has increased to 27.1%. As organizations continue to share ...

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UC Quick Wins: 7 Marketing Integrations

September 19, 2018 Insights 0 Comments

Standout marketing is the most crucial part of a successful business. In today’s fast-paced environment, many companies lose time jumping between multiple marketing apps, collaboration tools and chat services throughout the day. Just like running an efficient organization, running a killer campaign is all about simplicity and cohesion. Here at Mio, we give companies the ...

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Enterprise Chat News Round Up #24

September 13, 2018 Industry News 0 Comments

Welcome back to your latest round of news updates from the enterprise chat world. This week, we’ve seen apologies from Atlassian, the future of Slack and some accolades for Cisco too! Here are the most significant announcements from this week. Cisco Named a Leader in 3 Gartner Magic Quadrant Reports For the enterprise chat space, ...

Enterprise News Round Up #22

August 29, 2018 Industry News 0 Comments

We’ve seen some interesting updates this week in the collaboration market. Microsoft Teams has declared they are ready to replace Skype for Business, and Google Hangouts and Cisco are both simultaneously making updates to emoji-related features. Let’s dive right in to this week’s updates from 8/23 – 8/30! Microsoft Completes Roadmap to Replace Skype for ...