GetApp Collaboration Blog

  • Published 27 January 2017 by Matt Mullarkey-Toner
    It’s Tuesday and Tony from HR has yet ANOTHER PowerPoint presentation regarding the proper way to expense your taxi receipts. Although Tony and his tortuous meetings should shoulder most of the blame, you can’t help but turn your ire towards Powerpoint and ask yourself, “Aren’t there any alternatives to Powerpoint out there?!” Your presentation prayers … Continue Reading
    Presenting…Everybody Else: 5 Alternatives to PowerPoint
  • Published 23 January 2017 by Matt Mullarkey-Toner
    Slack has made chatrooms cool again (at work, no less!): did you know that you can organize your to-do lists, sort out lunch plans, and even create and use your own chatbot in the app? However, using Slack (or other communications software) without integrated software is like driving a Ferrari and never shifting to sixth … Continue Reading
    6 Slammin’ Slack Apps for Small Business
  • Published 9 January 2017 by Stephanie Miles
    If you are still struggling to organize your (digital) files, collaborate with annoying coworkers and clients with cumbersome attachments, or fumbling with your thumb drives, it’s time to get modern and use a file-sharing service. There are dozens of document sharing and knowledge management apps currently on the market, but the quality and the features … Continue Reading
    5 Handy File-Sharing Apps for Small Businesses
  • Published 16 December 2016 by Deeksha Malik
    Great presentations aren’t only for people who wear black turtlenecks. If you want your presentations to be engaging, memorable and audience-centric, you need to find the best presentation tools for the job. And believe it or not this isn’t always PowerPoint. In this article, we’ll explain how to choose the right presentation software for your small … Continue Reading
    How to Pick the Best Presentation Tools for Your Small Business
  • Published 10 October 2016 by Matt Mullarkey-Toner
    You’ve probably heard about Slack: the messenger that’s receiving rave reviews from companies and organizations who have incorporated it into their work. It has an intuitive design, plenty of integrations, and nifty features like embedded YouTube videos. It also doesn’t hurt that it taps into a nostalgia for classic messaging programs like AIM, MSN Messenger, … Continue Reading
    10 Top Tips for a Slick Slack Meeting
  • Published 19 May 2016 by Matt Mullarkey-Toner
    Slack is a collaboration tool that is aiming to kill email by combining instant messaging, email, and file sharing into one place. Don’t worry if you aren’t blown away: this sounds like a claim by just about any SaaS company hoping to be the next big thing. Currently, the company appears to (at least) have … Continue Reading
    Beginner’s Guide to Slack and Its Integrations
  • Published 8 December 2014 by Hadley Jones
    How many touch points does your company have with its customers? From one end to the other of the customer life cycle, customer contacts include pre-sales and proposals, sales orders and contracts, shipping and Invoicing, service delivery and ongoing support. And if you’re selling a service rather than a product, your interaction with your customers may … Continue Reading
  • Published 14 July 2014 by Hadley Jones
    How digital is your company? Before trying to answer that question, it’s best to understand what ‘digital’ means – and therefore what a ‘digital transformation’ really is. ‘Digital’ is the use of technology to help people use information. But one PC on its own or even per person does not make a company ‘digital’, if … Continue Reading
  • Published 14 July 2014 by Todd Spear
    As you may have noticed, we’re big-time cloud lovers around here, and we are loving the transition away from fixed media and physical processors to cloud-based, scalable solutions. But security is a common – and totally understandable – concern when considering whether or not to move your files and other digital assets to the computing … Continue Reading
  • Published 14 May 2014 by Stephanie Miles
    RealtimeBoard Review – A solution for teams that rely on visual workflows on a day-to-day basis. Brainstorming sessions and product design meetings can be managed more efficiently thanks to RealtimeBoard’s tools, which operate in real-time Large whiteboards are a ubiquitous element in corporate conference rooms around the world, in part because they serve the functional … Continue Reading