Great communication isn’t just luck—it’s something that can be steadily improved with a solid strategy, just like any other metric of success. And in the long term, your company will reap the benefits, as engaged employees become more productive, more likely to work with other teams, and happier.
A call queue presents a world-class image to your customers, and it can be invaluable for managing large call volumes. It has typically been the exclusive domain of call centers, but thanks to Jive Hosted VoIP, it’s now possible for any team to better control their callflow. So how can you take full advantage of this tool?
Since the mobile lifestyle and BYOD (Bring Your Own Device) programs arrived in the workplace, it’s never been easier to work on the go and stay connected to the office. That’s also the problem. Here are 10 tricks to help you manage your mobile lifestyle and keep the digital office at bay.
The holidays are officially upon us. The stockings are hung by the chimney with care, and sugar-plums (aka iPads and Wii games) are dancing in children’s heads. And beyond thinking about family coming into town, or all the gifts you still haven’t crossed off your list, I’m sure you’re still working up to those early 2016 trade shows. So, in the spirit of the season, we’d like to present eight lessons for preparing for a trade show from the jolly North Pole-dwelling man himself. Dress the part. Santa is representing himself as a brand, and thus must dress the part. […]
Jive is launching a new weekly video training series for our users. The training series is in addition to our other online resources, including our extensive support wiki. Because every Jive account comes loaded with our suite of Unified Communications features, we like to give you easy-to-access, simple-to-use tools so you can enjoy your system’s full value. Besides the video tutorials showing you how to take advantage of individual system features, we have a training video on how to use Jive’s online support resources, or how to use your specific phone. Watch Our Jive Video Training Playlist. Subscribe to the […]
Integrating Jive’s Cloud-based Telephone Service with Curve Dental’s Practice Management Software In the dental world the battle for new patients is never ending. In some communities, where a handful of dentists duke it out for a finite number of potential patients, the deciding factor is branding. The practice that controls all facets of their brand usually wins. Consider the following: The dentist in the nicer building is perceived as the better doctor. The dentist with the nicest staff is perceived as the better choice. The dentist with the coolest technology (digital x-ray sensors, overhead video monitors for movies, video games […]
Jive kicks off its next hardware hackathon in one week. We’re calling it: “Pimp My Pi.” Jive soldiers in the Army of Awesome will risk life and limb to build the pimpin’-est Raspberry Pi-based project ever conceived by a human being, all in hopes of achieving everlasting glory. Each team of developers will be given access to a Raspberry Pi and three months to complete their projects. Participating teams have the opportunity to create just about any type of product or project they want. The only requirements are that each project must make use of at least one Raspberry Pi, […]
Oh say can you see… Over 1,000 informative sessions and interactive activities 500 + exhibiting companies (30 startups) More than 16,000 attendees from around the globe For over three decades, ISTE has been the premier outlet for educators and industry professionals to survey and learn about the latest and greatest in classroom technology, and we are more than happy to be attending once again. At Jive, we value perpetual learning and improvement in the classroom, and have proved ourselves to be an integral component of the future of education nationwide. We are more than your average Cloud-based phone system. Jive’s […]
Culture is a big deal at Jive Communications. Not only do we want to say we offer the absolute best work environment in Utah for developers and engineers, we want to live it. Our goals and aspirations are large, and we have a significant amount of work to do in order to reach them. Regardless, we plug away, one small step at a time. Continuous retrospection and improvement are not only our mantra, they are also our way of life. We experiment, gather feedback, and continually adapt to meet changing needs and requirements. Two months ago, we embarked on an […]
The Spirit of Awesomeness is alive and well at Jive Dev! Yesterday, twenty of our intrepid team members gathered to kick off planning for Jive’s Google I/O 2015 Extended event. In roughly 20 days, we will be kicking open the doors to bring in our peers and associates from throughout the local IT community to share in this exciting experience – and best of all, it’s ALL FREE, my friends! Riding the coattails of our recent success with an extended version of the popular ng-conf in early March, we decided to again bring a slice of the excitement home. On Thursday and Friday, […]