IT Costs Burning a Hole in Your Budget? Spend Less, Do More with a Enterprise Social Intranet...

Social intranets have great potential to significantly reduce the amount of money companies, large and small, spend on IT. As if that wasn’t benefit enough, it’s even “estimated that as high as *$900 billion to $1.3 trillion in value can be unlocked through social technology usage in companies today.”


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How a Social Intranet Can Help You Achieve that All-important Cross-team Synergy

Happy New Year! Over the past few months, we've talked often about the benefits of a social intranet and its role in cross-team collaboration. After all, no man, woman or team is an island.


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Fostering Corporate Innovation and Collaboration: Leverage Those Wikis and Blogs

You might have heard that businesses like GE and Accenture are doing away with annual performance reviews as part of a commitment to agility, innovation and collaboration. Good news, right? Reviews have always been a bit of a headache for everyone involved, and if a company is engaging in open communication, there should be few mysteries about someone’s performance and growth trajectory with the organization.


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Incentive Fall Edition 2015 Improves Real-time Collaboration

Summer has been very productive at Incentive, a reality reflected in the Incentive Fall Edition 2015 release, which delivers heaps of new features and functionality to your favorite social intranet platform.


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Polling Power: Leveraging a Social Intranet for Fast Answers

Having the power of a social intranet at your fingertips yields many benefits - a more collaborative, productive workplace, access to all of your workplace files in a single location, the ability to search private and group chats in the blink of an eye and so much more.


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4 Ways to Reap the Benefits of a Social Intranet’s Real-time Chat

A 2011 survey by Robert Half predicted that real-time communication tools would overtake email by 2016. We’re just a year away from that deadline, and real-time communication is definitely gaining popularity among start-ups and Fortune 500 companies alike.


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Latest Incentive Release Boasts Key Local Integrations, Updates and a New Desktop App

Have you heard? Incentive has released a new version. Allow us to present Incentive 3.8, which will kick your already efficient way of working (especially if you're an Incentive user!) up a notch. We're constantly thinking about how we can improve our platform to ensure that you and your business are equipped with the best possible tools to "Get Stuff Done, Together."


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The 3 “Cs” of Wikis for Business and How They Can Help Your Company Succeed

Did you that the term “wiki” is derived from wiki-wiki, the Hawaiian word for quick?


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Make Working Remotely a Breeze with These 4 Results-driven Tips

With huge Fortune 500 companies like Dell, Deloitte and IBM leading the way, it’s clear that the modern workforce is becoming increasingly remote.


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Communicate and Collaborate: Incentive Spring 2015 Focuses on Real-Time Team Chat and Automated Task Management

Incentive Spring 2015 is here - just under the seasonal wire (c'mon, summer doesn't officially start until June 21) - and with it comes a complete package of our updated enterprise social collaboration tools to enable you and your coworkers you get way more stuff done than you ever thought possible.


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How to Work with Feeds In Incentive

Sometimes, collaboration is really easy. Take feeds, for example.

A feed is a simple data format designed to bring you updates as they happen. In short, a feed brings you the news without you having to seek it out on web pages or in search engines. One common format is the RSS feed, which is standard on most websites.


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Incentive + SharePoint Equals a Match Made in (Cloud) Heaven

Have you heard the news? We recently announced an important integration to our platform – SharePoint. Considering one in five knowledge workers use SharePoint each day, making it natively and easily accessible through Incentive was a no-brainer.


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SharePoint Integration with Incentive: Seamless and Complete

We’re happy to announce the public beta program for Incentive’s seamless integration with Microsoft SharePoint - which means that from now on you can find everything you need inside your organization, on a single socially powered collaboration platform, Incentive.

With the beta program, users will have access to the full functionality of SharePoint within Incentive. Our integration brings original SharePoint content into Incentive rather than mirroring folders or importing and copying content.


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New update brings feeds and tasks to Incentive

It's time for another monthly Incentive update. Today we give you Incentive 3.3, an update that brings some brand new features that will make your life even easier.


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Why video conversations are so important in social business software

With the latest release of Incentive 3.3 we introduce the amazing technology called WebRTC and a new feature called Video Conversations.


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Social Intranet Readiness Checklist #6 - Would you benefit from a Google of your own?

Earlier this spring, we published a Social Intranet Readiness Checklist that you can apply on your own organization to check whether you are likely to benefit greatly from a social intranet or not.

If you've answered 'yes' to at least one of the six questions, your organization is probably ready for a social intranet solution. If you collected more than just one 'yes', you should definitely look for a social intranet solution as soon as possible.


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Searchable and direct conversations in Incentive 3.2? Check!

Incentive 3.2 is out!

And we bring you a brand new feature, called Conversations. What you get is a new way to sendprivate messages between 2 or more people in Incentive.


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7 Things Great Employers Do (That You Can Too)

Why are some employees more excited about their jobs than others?

Determining why some employees are more excited to go to work every day is one of the great mysteries facing HR departments. This is often explored in HR articles, and sometimes even finds its way to the regular news section. Many give a coach-related speech about how you can change your view of your workplace.

But now a study concludes that it's more often the workplace itself that matters.


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Get 60 days of unlimited users in Incentive


When you download the Trial Version of Incentive, you get 3 free users and complete functionality.


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Incentive 2.5 now available at Microsoft Web App Gallery


Incentive is a server software, which means that all data is safe and secure within you own server. As of today you can install Incentive 2.5 on your server directly from Microsoft Web App Gallery.

What is Microsoft Web App Gallery?

Have you ever wished for a place where you can find the best and most reliable web apps for your organization, without having to go through the tedious work of making sure they are safe to run and rely on?

Well, that is exactly what Microsoft Web App Gallery is - it takes months for a software to meet the qualifications and demands that Microsoft Web App Gallery states. In the end, you know that the web apps you find there meet your high standards.

So where can I find Incentive on Microsoft Web App Gallery?

There are two ways - either you go look for it among the highest rated web apps, where Incentive usually resides :)
http://www.microsoft.com/web/gallery/?sorting=highestrated

Or you just go straight to the download page
http://www.microsoft.com/web/gallery/incentive.aspx


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