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Group collaboration tools enable small business and groups in big organizations to collaborate around projects, have access to resources, and integrate collaborative processes.
  1. Collaboration Leadership Topics (22)
  2. Enterprise Social Networks (13)
  3. Features, Styles, and Choices (13)
  4. Group Communication (19)
  5. Group Productivity (29)
  6. Innovation Management (10)
  7. Online Communities (22)
  8. Team Workspaces (21)
  9. Web Conferencing (15)

Social Collaboration Tools
Collaboration tools for social business, social learning, and social networking. Read about best uses of tools in these relevant social areas as well as success stories of people using social collaboration tools.

Extraordinary Client-Supplier Results from Shared Work Activities
Successful client-supplier relationships are revealing a passionately true story of greater accomplishments and results--so much more than one individual or organization alone can do. Read more for reader ROI checklist.

Client-Supplier Relationships from U.S. to Bali, Indonesia
To work with the people of Bali, like any foreign culture, is a learning experience. Trusting the people you are working with, understanding the culture, and overcoming language barriers, can go a long way to preserving the priceless work of artisans.

SharePoint Document Workspaces for the Future

Features and Formalities of Collaboration Tools

When Collaboration Strategies Need Assessment
Organizations without effective internal networks for collaboration, whether it’s due to size, distance, culture, collaborative technologies, among other things, may limit individuals to network and share information. Utilizing a collaboration assessment tool is a practical approach to identify your organization’s collaborative abilities and...

Binfire Cloud Collaboration is Simplifying Rigors of Project Management
Binfire is giving users the right project management features to help plan and quickly monitor project progress. Ideally suited for small to mid-sized teams in any size organization, Binfire simplifies project management practices in real time.

5 Wiki Tools for Building Online Communities

Socialize Your Online Collaboration Tool Choices

Deciding on Collaboration Tools?
Your collaboration tool choice may bring harmony or discord with your collaborating group. Assign a planning and implementation team to take charge of getting people engaged.

Intranet Connections Offers Contemporary and Secure Collaboration Apps
Intranet Connections offers the building blocks of a modern and secure intranet for employees to find all company resources and collaboration tools.

Chatter's Social Networking Capabilities

Quick Setup for Office 365 Team Sites in the Cloud
Team Sites in Office 365 offer an advantage of easier access with only a Web browser and Web Apps.

Project Apps Help Collaborators Online

Tips on Joining or Creating Online Groups

Clio Gives Lawyers the Keys to Cloud Computing

Web Apps, Timeless and Accessible Online Collaboration

5 Steps to Design Community Survey Using Google Docs
Online community managers need to ensure members are actively participating and keep coming back. A community feedback survey is one sure measure to see where improvements or new interests can be developed further.

Video Meetings - Interactive Guidance for Global Networking

7 Ideas to Loop-In Others in Basecamp

Pinterest Group Boards Can Improve Collaborative Work

Microsoft Lync Online - Options for Meetings Anytime, Anywhere
Among a field of cloud based communications services, Microsoft Lync Online offers several options to run audio, video, and web conferences or online meetings, depending on the device and application.

Scribd’s Readcast Helps Spread the Word

Podio Social Software Equipped with Unique Blend of Business Apps
Podio’s blend of ready-built and build-your-own apps may satisfy autonomous teams yet provide a set of collaboration tools for use in team workspaces.

Five Usability Tips for Team Collaboration in Office 365

How Collaboration Can Work for Business

Introduction to Online Communities
Online communities are largely cooperative systems for people to share ideas, resources, and common interests. To make the online community experience worthwhile, organizations need to look at outcomes, including customer benefits.

Yammer for Enterprise Social Networking
Yammer is a private social network to help organizations collaborate around conversations and shareable content. If enterprise transparency is your goal, Yammer does this well.

Innovation Management in Enterprise Social Networking
Enterprise social networking platforms are evolving with new innovation management technologies to foster unleashing of ideas that create business value. To accomplish innovation, these social tools using crowdsourcing, social gaming concepts, and process oriented workflows to advance development.

Imaginatik Facilitates Discovery of Innovation Opportunities
Imaginatik Innovation Central is a software as a service (SaaS) portal designed to manage a company’s innovation process, including what kind of impact innovation can have on your business.

Adobe Connect 9 Advanced Tools for Managing and Hosting Web Conferences
Web meetings and webinars will be deployed on mobile devices as primary devices because users require the flexibility and mobility to manage these web browser functions.

Emergency Communication Tools and Tips for Travelers
Communication devices will be the essential tool to have with you at all times when you travel. Wise travelers will add communication tools to your travel packing checklist--check out these tips.

Icon Crowdsourcing Sites for Generating Ideas
Crowdsourcing is at the heart of Icon, a free platform becoming more useful in business or social causes to openly draw on ideas of the crowd.

Project Wikis Using Google Sites
Creating a project wiki using Google Sites is an easy process. As a web application, Google Sites has customizable templates for quick setup.

Running an Innovation Program, Step by Step
John Gabrick, CEO of MindMatters Technologies, Inc., developers of innovation management software, has spent several decades cultivating a formula for running an innovation program and ensuring success.

2degrees Sustainable Business Community
2degrees is known as the go-to place online to learn from peers, partners, and industry experts leading the charge and sharing knowledge of sustainable business practices. 2degrees public and private platforms help members grow and build a competitive advantage through sustainability.

Box for Small Business Collaboration and Productivity
Box has grown from a file sharing and storage service to a cloud-based content sharing and online collaboration platform. Either on a free or paid subscription plan, Box becomes an online workspace for file sharing and collaboration.

Branch Offers Conversation Platform for Public Social Networking
Branch is a social site designed to connect conversations in meaningful dialogue. Branch will take a giant step forward beyond other social sites to nurture group collaboration, giving a voice to our ideas and discussions.

Acquia’s Dynamic Mix for Enterprise Social Software and Web Content Management
Acquia's Drupal Commons enables you to build online community and publish content in one deployment. Learn about important enablers of the Drupal Commons collaborative environment and catch a glimpse of highly visible communities.

XWiki’s Notable Collaborative Authoring and Knowledge Sharing Platform
XWiki makes a strong case for collaborators to centralize and organize content in the cloud. Wiki technologies, like XWiki help teams and communities to collaborate.

Tale of Penguins Shows How to Deal with Change
Co-authors of the business bestseller, "Our Iceberg is Melting: Changing and Succeeding Under Any Conditions" offer insights in dealing with change.

Evermeeting App Can Save Time to Accomplish Work Tasks
Evermeeting meeting app can save time to accomplish work tasks. Professionals with no time to waste can have the piece of mind your meeting notes are captured and stored, which can make a huge difference.

Bloomfire Knowledge Sharing Tool Builds on Community Collaboration
Bloomfire's knowledge sharing tools help build collaborative communities. Video recording and file sharing capabilities are enabling users to contribute learning and business communications on the fly.

Do by Salesforce App Gets Everyone in Sync
Do is the Salesforce social productivity app designed to sync stuff you need to get done with other people. Free, mobile and no setup, Do is super easy to be productive right away.

Wiggio for Groups Online Grows into Broad Use of Collaboration Tools
Wiggio’s easy way to work in groups is becoming known from college dorms to corporate workspaces - as technology buyers are clamoring for social productivity from online collaboration tools.

Zendesk’s New Social Channels for Customer Support Engagement
Zendesk's new financing is positioning the company to grow and is already helping its customers engage in social media channels to provide customer support and keep customers coming back.

Achieving Bolder and More Effective Collaboration Results
Interacting with peers, coworkers, partners or suppliers may require a set of actions for collaboration to effectively achieve results. More often than not, it is about asking the right questions to get to the heart of the matter.

Managing a 50,000 Member Online Community for Celebrating Home
What's it like to manage a 50,000 member online community? Read about engagement insights from the online community manager, Kenny Mobley at Celebrating Home.

Blackboard Collaborate’s Live Virtual Classrooms in New Era of Learning
Blackboard Collaborate integrates web, video, and voice conferencing as well as IM features that facilitate virtual live collaboration and learning anywhere with one product.

Recommended Group Communication Apps and Tips to Use in Storms
Can you be better prepared to receive or send emergency information in a storm? Everybody can be better prepared to communicate in a storm by knowing your mobile device capabilities and specific apps for emergencies and group communication.

5 Productivity Apps for Managing Tasks Online
To help improve workflow processes, software developers continue to focus on streamlining web-based productivity apps for managing tasks as well as adding team interactivity around projects, which attract more users.

Organizing Great Groups for Excellence
Candidates for Great Groups are more concerned and excited to start the next thing--as compared to thinking this one thing is the end all.

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