Over the summer, the FCC Board of Commissioners made major changes to the E-Rate program, which will affect all participating schools and libraries. The board released these changes (the 7th Order) on July 23, 2014, and the final rule was posted a few weeks later on August 19, 2014. While some of these changes will increase the availability of certain technologies, it’s important to know that funding for other services will be gradually phased out. The board’s changes mean that there will be more funding for broadband, WiFi, and Internet services and less funding for wireless phones, email, web pages, […]
Have you ever been given an assignment at work and had that “I have NO idea what to do” feeling? If you answered no, don’t worry. Your time will come. It’s so common in today’s fast-paced workplace, that whether you’re starting a new initiative, or you’re at your first job out of college, learning to positively channel that angst can turn a seemingly hopeless rat maze into something a whole lot simpler. In short, learning to work through such situations will make you a better employee and ultimately better able to excel at your job. I have the boon of […]
The idea of a “creative” accountant has long been frowned upon, and for good reason. In fact, I remember one of my accounting professors telling this joke: “When asked the question ‘What is 1 + 1?’ the wrong accounting candidate would lean forward and say, with a conspiratorial smile, “What do you want it to be?’” And yet, at Jive, an innovative mindset within the finance/accounting framework has been vital in bootstrapping our business to tens of millions in revenue, 30+ quarters of consecutive growth, and a 9-figure company valuation. Take for example the experience with one of our first […]
Jive is in the business of helping people—most specifically, helping them to communicate—and we are passionate about sharing our success with others. In a world full of dog-eat-dog scenarios, the Jive Affiliate Program offers upfront and residual income benefits to anyone willing to refer customers. In essence, you become our eyes and ears. We do the heavy lifting, and you receive the monetary perks.
Both infections—zombies and disengaged employees— are highly contagious and can spawn a horde. How to Cure the Infection For zombies, the answer is, simply put, a bullet in the head and protection from future bites. With disengaged employees, though, it’s not as simple. These are a few tips to help cure your disengaged-employee infestation.
Jive’s Customer Care team is proud to be ranked #1 in the industry. Hear from Jive’s Director of Customer Experience on how to produce the highest quality, T.O.T.A.L. experience.
Companies usually only excel in one of three areas: quality, service, and price. Jive has somehow found a way to deliver value in all three areas. Find out how!
So why all the hype around UCaaS (Unified Communications as a Service)? Jive explains the benefits of UCaaS and why it’s an $88B business.
Jive Communications, Inc. Awarded Qualified Vendor Status for VoIP and MPLS Services under CALNET 3 Contract.
The technology of telephony is always changing. There are big infrastructure changes, such as the shift from landlines to mobile and the shift from traditional phones to VoIP. There are also many small functional changes that these big changes make possible. Here we look at six.