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5 Ways to Connect Slack and Microsoft Teams in 2020

March 29, 2020 Blog 4 Comments

As enterprises find more instances where fragmentation occurs within diverse teams, federation and interoperability are not enough. Chat must be native, seamless and simple to administer. Ultimately, enterprises using both apps need to connect Slack and Microsoft Teams. Most notably, we hear from customers that were thinking about moving from Slack to Microsoft Teams or ...

Slack shared channels

Slack Shared Channels: A Thorough Introduction

March 16, 2020 Highlights 0 Comments

Slack shared channels, introduced in 2017, allow two separate organizations to work together in the same channel – each without leaving their workspace.  In this guide, we discuss what a shared channel is, how you can use it, and the benefits it might have for your team collaboration strategy.  Jump to:  What is a Slack ...

How 5 Marketing Leaders Use Shared Channels

How 6 Marketing Leaders Use Slack Shared Channels

March 9, 2020 Blog 2 Comments

As a member of a fair few marketing workspaces on Slack, I recently asked for member’s experiences using Slack shared channels when dealing with people in other organizations – and what happens when the other party refuses to use Slack. From using a shared channel per client to resorting to email, each of these six ...

Slack vs Email

Slack vs Email – Talking to Your Customers

March 5, 2020 Highlights 2 Comments

Slack vs Email. The age-old debate that has rolled on and on since, well since Slack launched. Often touted the email killer, Slack has recently pivoted to labeling itself as the internal email replacement. We know Slack is one of the most popular collaboration tools on the market for internal communications, but when it comes ...

Intercompany Online Collaboration Tools

Top 10 Intercompany Online Collaboration Tools in 2020

March 3, 2020 Blog 1 Comment

Working together has never meant just working with your colleagues. “Work” has almost always been an activity conducted between businesses. That’s why the rise of intercompany online collaboration tools is an exponential one. Workplaces are changing. They are embracing more contractors, freelancers, and temporary employees. So, your business needs tools that enable you to collaborate ...

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External Federation: 5 Expectations vs 5 Realities

February 11, 2020 Blog 3 Comments

If you think back to the definition of external federation in the first post in this series, you’ll recall that external federation is the process or technology required for team collaboration apps to communicate with each other across domain. The reality is that you are already collaborating across different apps and with other teams. So, ...

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External Federation: 7 Problems And How You Can Fix Them

February 11, 2020 Blog 2 Comments

If you’re reading this post as the fourth in our external federation series, you might be thinking that federation is the absolute solution to your team collaboration nightmares. And you’re right. If your day could be made easier by not having to leave your favorite app like Slack, Microsoft Teams, or Webex Teams, federation between ...