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The Financial Path to Success

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 […]

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One Ring-Ring to Rule Them All

You’ve already heard that Jive makes businesses seem prominent and professional, saves them bucketloads of money on their phone bills, and has a near limitless feature set, but what is Jive’s most staggering advantage over other VoIP companies? What is Jive’s calling card (pun intended), its bread and butter, its mojo, its special sauce, its Holy Grail? Answer: Jive is easy. Let me explain. Scenario #1: You run a small insurance agency. You’re prospecting for new clients, hiring employees, trying to think of ways to grow your business, and you’re swamped with paperwork. Your agency is using old phones that […]

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AASBO – Where No Duck is Left Behind

This week, you can find Jive at AASBO, or the Arizona Association of School Business Officials. AASBO prides themselves on “promoting the highest standards of school business management,” and it just so happens that Jive has always made education a top priority. About Jive Communications Jive is a Unified Communications platform perfect for your school’s telecommunication needs. Opening July 16, you can find exhibits in the Arizona Ballroom and conference center foyer. Look for Jive’s bright blue and green banners at booth 4 and learn more about Jive’s E-Rate eligible, enterprise-grade Hosted VoIP that can move your district or school […]

Get Your Game on at GAMEIS

Jive is proud to be in attendance at GAMEIS this week! While millions have been watching the World Cup games, a select few are getting their game on at this educational conference. GAMEIS, or the Georgia Association of Managers of Educational Information Systems, was formed in 1982 and provides a reliable source of information regarding emerging issues in the arena of information technology. Jive will be at GAMEIS through July 11, and we encourage you to stop by, get your VoIP on, and snag some swag. Jive is your trusted source for unified communications in the cloud. We offer unrivaled […]

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The Stories We Tell

As Jive’s in-house lawyer, I work with a variety of people every day. I get asked all kinds of questions. I sit in on a lot of interesting meetings. In a meeting I recently attended, one of our executives said something very simple. As seasoned as I feel that I am, I was shocked at how hard this comment hit me: “We want Jive to be a company that people enjoy working with.” Simple, but powerful. There are many ways to lay the groundwork that will support friendly, pleasant, long-term client relationships. Apple, for example, pretty much nails customer satisfaction […]