Blogs @ Office Curry

August 19, 2019 0 COMMENTS

Best Way To Increase Productivity And Efficiently Manage Employee Collaboration

Too often, we see that communication in an organisation tends to become top-down. The primary focus shifts from solving a problem to implementing orders. Which then leads to employers spending a lot of time in […]

August 7, 2019 0 COMMENTS

Team Communication App Can Skyrocket Your Team’s Productivity

We all can agree that communication is the key foundation of all the businesses. Without a healthy dialogue between departments, stakeholders and team members, your business might find itself in an abyss. Any aspect of […]

July 3, 2019 0 COMMENTS

Ways In Which You Can Give Your Teacher Engagement Levels An Upward Thrust

Teachers are the most pivotal pillar of the education system around the world. The quality of teachers employed by a school and the extent to which they are engaged and enthusiastic about their work impacts […]

June 22, 2019 0 COMMENTS

5 Things That Will Help You Improve Internal Communication At Your Real Estate Firm

Real estate is a booming industry thanks to rapid modernization of cities that has created an urgent need for high quality living spaces, office spaces, and recreational spaces. In response to this hike in demand […]

June 17, 2019 0 COMMENTS

4 Ways In Which Employees At A Medical Office Can Collaborate Better

The worth of any healthcare facility is largely determined by the quality of treatment that it provides to the patients who seek treatment there. One of the most pivotal criteria for upholding high standards of […]

June 2, 2019 0 COMMENTS

4 Reasons Good Employees Lose Their Motivation

Teams that are fortunate enough to have a majority of members who are continually motivated and highly enthusiastic to achieve the goals set out for them are becoming rarer to find these days. Unfortunately, the […]

May 11, 2019 0 COMMENTS

10 Habits Of Highly Successful People Leaders

Being a successful people leader requires an undying desire to build meaningful relationships that will eventually contribute to the overall success of all your endeavours. The era of traditional leadership wherein a leader’s worth was […]

May 4, 2019 0 COMMENTS

From Employee Engagement To Employee Experience – How To Make A Smooth Transition

Organisations all over are ditching traditional employee engagement measures and adopting methods that help enhance the overall experience at work. Here is what you need to know about this shift and how you can steer […]

April 27, 2019 0 COMMENTS

5 Ways to Improve Client Communication

A flawless customer engagement and communication strategy can breathe new life into any kind of business. Read on to learn what steps you can take to build an indomitable client communication framework. Approximately 100,000 years […]

April 20, 2019 0 COMMENTS

Why Every Sales Team Needs A Knowledge Management Solution

Sales teams often work under tremendous pressure. Be it tight deadlines, tough targets, or unconvinced clients there is always an invisible sword dangling over their heads. In such a situation, an intuitive and up to […]

April 15, 2019 0 COMMENTS

How To Engage And Set Boundaries For New Employees

Onboarding and new hire engagement are aspects that management teams and HR professional across industries strive to get right. However, it is also critical to set boundaries early on to ensure that new employees are […]

April 5, 2019 0 COMMENTS

5 Mistakes That Cost ECommerce Company Sales

In the age of the internet, everyone is keen on jumping on to the ecommerce bandwagon. However, before you join this set of eager beavers, it is vital to be aware of, and skirt some […]

March 28, 2019 0 COMMENTS

How to build a comprehensive Communication Plan for an Event Management Company

Effective internal communication is the foremost aspect that defines a successful event management company. Here are some things to keep in mind while chalking out a comprehensive communication plan for your event management endeavour. Managing […]

March 22, 2019 0 COMMENTS

Tools And Techniques For Managing Projects That Spread Across Multiple Locations

Project teams that consist of members who are working from different physical locations are no longer a sight less seen. To manage such teams better, it is important for project leaders to utilize some unique […]

March 16, 2019 0 COMMENTS

Matrix Teams And Cross-Functional Collaboration – Do They Work Well In The Public Sector?

Public agencies all over the world have woken up to the immense potential of matrix teams. Such structures work well because they are composed of people from a variety of departments and, therefore, boast of […]

March 9, 2019 0 COMMENTS

Is effective communication a key to increased productivity in RETAIL

While effective internal communication is important for any form of business to function smoothly, it holds special relevance in the retail sector. Through interruption-free operations, it helps heighten productivity while also ensuring that employee morale […]

March 1, 2019 0 COMMENTS

5 Communication Trends That Have Changed The Face Of The Education Sector

The three pillars of any educational establishment are students, teachers, and parents. Smooth and effective communication between these three groups is, therefore, of utmost importance when it comes to strengthening the education mechanism. Solutions created […]

February 23, 2019 0 COMMENTS

5 Things Telecom Businesses Should Do To Successfully Handle Digital Disruption

It is an interesting time to be a part of the telecom industry. On one hand, the number of mobile phone users has increased dramatically in the past few years thanks to the declining costs […]

February 15, 2019 0 COMMENTS

7 Unusual Marketing Strategies For Your e-Commerce Business

We live in a world of 0s and 1s. Most of our work, whether it is personal or professional, is conducted on a computer or a smartphone. Shopping, an activity once associated with busy bazaars […]

February 8, 2019 0 COMMENTS

Internal Marketing – Why It Is So Important For The Health Of Your Business?

One of the most important yet most ignored form of ecommerce marketing is internal marketing. It is easy to draw parallels in this context with the story of the cobbler’s children who didn’t have shoes. […]

January 31, 2019 0 COMMENTS

Why Private Schools Need A Much Better Employee Engagement Strategy

The education sector grapples with more or less the same kind of issues as any other sector when it comes to employee engagement, retention, and development. Unfortunately, the effects of these issues are much more […]

January 29, 2019 0 COMMENTS

8 Rules To Live By When Working With A Remote Team

Virtual teams are no longer a futuristic concept. Many organizations, big and small, employ this style of working. Today, it has become a common practice to offer employees an option to operate from their homes […]

January 15, 2019 0 COMMENTS

5 Ways to Encourage Knowledge Sharing In Your Team

A siloed work ethos can spell doom for any organization. Knowledge is a life force that needs to flow continually and uninhibitedly through the veins of a company to ensure that its pulse stays strong […]

January 8, 2019 0 COMMENTS

5 Communication Goals That Every Organization Should Target In 2019

The importance of building a fault-free intra-organizational communication structure cannot be emphasized enough. It has been proven innumerable times that an employee base unified by an excellent communication framework is much more productive, engaged, and […]

December 25, 2018 0 COMMENTS

Holiday Parties At The Workplace – 5 Ideas To Make Them More Interesting

The final quarter is not only a time to take stock of all that has happened in the months gone by but also a period of merriment and bonhomie. Most offices enjoy a relaxed and […]

December 25, 2018 0 COMMENTS

How To Keep Employees Engaged During The Holidays

While holiday excitement is a force that cannot and should not be resisted, it is vital to know how to keep your employees going during the weeks leading up to this period of merriment. Here […]

December 16, 2018 0 COMMENTS

Establishing Wellness Programs At The Workplace Using Mobile Communication Apps

The one asset that has the potential to make or break any business is its human resources. Therefore, the health and wellness of employees is of utmost importance when it comes to ascertaining sustained productivity […]

December 8, 2018 0 COMMENTS

5 Game Changing Apps in 2019 for Modern Day Business

All types of businesses in the modern world, irrespective of their scale and their industrial affiliation, depend on a variety of apps to run smooth operations. It is not just the financial viability of such […]

November 30, 2018 0 COMMENTS

Out With The Walkie Talkies, In With The Team Communication App

Walkie-Talkies, those toy-like gadgets that remind you of an era gone by, are surprisingly still used in many small-scale and mid-scale manufacturing units for internal communications. While these devices may seem to serve the purpose […]

November 26, 2018 0 COMMENTS

How Internal Communication Apps Can Help Enhance Workplace Safety

For most of us, the safety and security quotient of a workplace usually tops the list of parameters against which we gauge its appeal. Needless to say, a safe work environment is all the more […]

November 16, 2018 0 COMMENTS

How Construction Companies Can Benefit From An Internal Communications App

The construction business is one of those lines of work in which sticking to timelines is almost next to impossible. More often than not, the scope and the milestones change several times during the course […]

November 5, 2018 0 COMMENTS

Give Your Business An Upward Thrust Through A Tech-Savvy Business Communication Strategy

An enterprise whose offices are abuzz with client calls, PowerPoint presentations and team meetings, whose sales figures are shooting through the roof, and whose employees appear eager and excited to do a good job is […]

October 26, 2018 0 COMMENTS

Can An Internal Team Communication App Help Boost Productivity?

Have you been looking for ways to uplift your team’s productivity? Do you wish your team members produced results faster? Are you always on the lookout for high-tech tools to help keep your team engaged […]

October 19, 2018 0 COMMENTS

How An Advanced Internal Communication Tool Can Help HR Create A Future Workforce

Digital disruption, a mixed-bag workforce, and an unstable socio-economic environment – these are some of the most prominent factors today that influence the employee-employer relationship. Against such a rapidly evolving backdrop, the task of HR departments across […]

October 12, 2018 0 COMMENTS

How A Robust Internal Communication Strategy Can Positively Impact Your Bottom Line

At first glance, the effectiveness of a company’s internal communications may not seem like an area that requires or warrants a great deal of attention especially when it comes to boosting its bottom line. However, […]

October 5, 2018 0 COMMENTS

Why Automobile Companies Need Better Team Communication Tools Today

Mary Barra, Chairman, and CEO of General Motors recently commented on the automobile industry at large. She said, “I believe the auto industry will change more in the next 5 to 10 years than it has in […]

September 28, 2018 0 COMMENTS

How Office Messaging Apps Are Changing The Face of The Hospitality Industry

A piece of technology that is never more than an arm’s length away from today’s traveler, business and non-business alike, is the mobile phone. There is ample reason for this extreme attachment towards the smartphone, […]

September 21, 2018 0 COMMENTS

How The Logistics Industry Can Keep Up With Today’s Global Economy

Like most other industries, the Logistics and Freight industry too is witnessing rapid globalization, a revolution that dramatically hiked the requirement for secure transportation of cargo worth millions across the globe on a regular basis. […]

September 14, 2018 0 COMMENTS

Digital Disruption – Is There Any Need For Telecom Businesses To Fear?

The telecommunication industry is one of many industries that have been rocked by a monstrous wave of digital disruption in the past decade. With their age-old business strategies and operating models coming precipitously close to […]

September 7, 2018 0 COMMENTS

4 Ways In Which Effective Field Force Training Can Boost Business For E-Commerce Players

In today’s economic landscape, e-commerce ventures have a pretty large footprint. A concept that no longer qualifies for being called a fledgling, the business of setting up shop on the Internet has, over time, developed […]

August 31, 2018 0 COMMENTS

How Digital Leadership Is Changing The Face Of The Social Sector

Social welfare is a field that has stood the test of time remarkably well by fairly quickly adapting to a continually changing ecosystem. Today, this noble profession is yet again confronted by a colossal change […]

August 24, 2018 1 COMMENT

Managing Conflicts Through Proper Team Communication

The mainstay of any conflict resolution strategy especially in a professional setup is open and free-flowing communication. Read on to discover a few communication mantras that can help in quickly dissipating the first signs of […]

August 17, 2018 0 COMMENTS

4 Ways In Which Effective Team Collaboration Helps eRetailers Increase Profits

Online shopping is a concept that has taken the retail landscape by storm in the past decade. Growing at a mindboggling rate, by the year 2022 e-commerce is slated to generate over 638 billion dollars […]

August 10, 2018 0 COMMENTS

Effective Communication – The Key To Increasing Productivity in Brick and Mortar Retail Outlets

The retail industry has undergone a massive facelift in the past decade especially due to an influx of online players. With numerous customer-centric facilities to offer, these e-retailers that have mushroomed overnight are slowly squeezing […]

July 27, 2018 0 COMMENTS

How Does Office-Messaging App Enhance Clinical Communication

Lisa Smith, 71 uses a Bluetooth- enabled blood pressure device provided by her physician. The device syncs with her smartphone and enables her doctor to monitor blood pressure in real-time. Anyone who works in the […]

July 20, 2018 0 COMMENTS

Making Cross-Functional Collaboration a Reality in Public Sector

“ What have you done to this report? Why are you too slow in completing the task? Why are you late for the meeting? We often hear these clichés, within an organization, but unfortunately not […]

July 13, 2018 0 COMMENTS

How Communication Tools have Improved Teacher-Student Engagement in Education

Close your eyes and picture your classroom when you were a student, almost two-three decades back. Make a list of technological things you can remember in the classroom. A chalkboard Hefty school bags Notice Board […]

July 6, 2018 0 COMMENTS

Redefining work? 5 Ways to Manage Mobile Workforce Communication

The traditional 9 to 5 working pattern is quickly becoming thing of past. These days business and companies are transforming the workplace by moving the job to worker instead of the worker to the job. […]

June 29, 2018 0 COMMENTS

How to Plan Internal Communication Meetings to Improve Employee Efficiency

“Do you know what is agenda of today’s product meeting?” Eric asked with Rebecca, a marketing professional. “I have no idea”, she replied hastily.  “Oh my Gosh! It means that the next one an hour of […]

June 22, 2018 0 COMMENTS

Top HR Trends to watch in 2018

Human Resource department is lifeblood of every company. In good times, this division is considered as being too “soft” and more of a provider of shoulder to cry on. On the other hand, at the […]

June 16, 2018 1 COMMENT

Top Employee Engagement Trends for 2018

Do you know what the greatest asset is for an organization?  Is it brand name or dedicated customer service or its prime office property? Yes, you might consider that your company’s greatest asset is any […]

June 1, 2018 0 COMMENTS

4 Quick Techniques to Overcome Business Communication Barriers

Hello… Hello… Hello…? What did you say in the sales meeting? Have you attended a meeting where employees start to cover up their lack of information? Have you seen a two-page email to ask a […]

May 27, 2018 0 COMMENTS

Company Policies That Negatively Impact Employee Engagement

  Picture this: Your best sale’s executive, David enters your cabin and submit his resignation. I am leaving Mark! When asking about the reasons for quitting the job, he simply said, “ I didn’t like […]

May 18, 2018 1 COMMENT

Choosing the Best Team Chat App – Enterprise vs. Consumer Messaging Apps

  Communication is a key in office. However, these talks can take many different forms: people talk face –to face, over email or text, image or online through messenger or Facebook. So, what an office can do […]

May 11, 2018 0 COMMENTS

How Employee Engagement is Fueling Company Growth

Angela loved her workplace and was highly motivated to perform. Her managers were satisfied with her hard work, engagement, and dedication. In the first 3 months of her job, she managed her subordinates well, deadlines […]

May 7, 2018 0 COMMENTS

Is Your Workplace Jammed In ‘Communication Limbo’?

This Thursday evening, one of your employees asks for a private meeting to discuss something. Before you even confirm the meeting, he tells you that he found another job and is leaving the company. Any […]

May 2, 2018 0 COMMENTS

The Dynamics of Internal Employee Communication Tools: Pros and Cons

Is your organization considering introducing an internal employee communication tool? Wrestling over which tool is good or bad? What are the ups and downs of using communication tool and the winning factors that will make […]

December 18, 2017 0 COMMENTS

5 ways to make working from home productive

Working from home is a benefit coveted by many employees; there are no traffic snarls and long commutes, no fixed working hours, and no need to deal with colleagues you don’t like much. All this […]

December 11, 2017 0 COMMENTS

6 Tips to create a happy workplace

Happy employees work harder than their unhappy peers. The happier your employees are, the better their productivity will be. It is for this reason that employers should strive to create a pleasant workplace. It is […]

December 4, 2017 0 COMMENTS

5 ways to strengthen employee-employer relationships

Creating a strong employee-employer relationship is something all organizations should aim for. Many positive results arise when employers and their workers respect and trust one another. But getting to the point of reciprocal trust and […]

November 27, 2017 0 COMMENTS

How to use social media to boost employee engagement

There is no denying the impact of social media and the digital world in our lives today. Almost everyone has a social media profile on one platform or another. Businesses must appreciate that this is […]

November 20, 2017 0 COMMENTS

Boosting employee morale when the going gets tough

As an employer, you must have learnt to expect the unexpected. The WiFi can go down for indefinite periods of time. There can be rumours about layoffs or budget cuts. The extent of these situations […]

November 13, 2017 0 COMMENTS

Essential tools for start-ups and small businesses

Start-ups and small businesses are often required to do almost everything: manage business operations, take care of marketing, look into customer support and supervise human resources. Starting a new business can be tough, as roadblocks […]

November 6, 2017 0 COMMENTS

Importance of team building activities at the workplace

To accomplish tasks effectively and quickly, it is important for people across the organization to work closely together, as one cohesive team. Since teamwork is so critical to a business’ success, regular team-building activities are […]

October 30, 2017 0 COMMENTS

Transforming work gossip into positive communication

Work gossip is something we all hear, and some of us even indulge in spreading it, whether in person during a smoke break, at the water cooler, via text or through email. There are mixed […]

October 23, 2017 0 COMMENTS

Improving communication in a multilingual workplace

In a multicultural work environment, comprised of employees speaking different languages, communicating effectively can be a major challenge. Business prosperity, survival and growth depend largely on the smooth working relations between the diverse workforce. Human […]

October 9, 2017 0 COMMENTS

Role of Effective Communication in Team Building

No one doubts the importance of team building in an organisation, but the necessity to maintain the team and continually foster an environment where it can grow is sometimes overlooked. Effective communication plays an important […]

October 7, 2017 0 COMMENTS

Time savings from using mobile workplace communication apps

More than 50% of organisations use emailers and website announcements, including intranet postings, to communicate with employees. However, using these tools for business-critical communication presents several problems. One of the biggest is that this approach […]

October 3, 2017 0 COMMENTS

Myths about workplace communication apps

Workplace communication and collaboration apps are transforming the way office communication operates and evolves. They offer a host of services like state-of-the-art security, file sharing, real-time communication across geographies and many more features. However, these […]

September 30, 2017 0 COMMENTS

The evolution of messaging in the workplace

The concept of messaging at work has been around for many years. From AIM to Microsoft Lync, BM to Cotap, a spectrum of messaging tools have enabled employees to better communicate and connect with one […]

September 18, 2017 0 COMMENTS

Tips for effective peer-to-peer communication

Humans are hardwired to seek connection through communication. That’s why good peer-to-peer communication is crucial to the success of the organization. Without it, even the best of the business plans will not succeed. Effective peer-to-peer […]

September 16, 2017 0 COMMENTS

How to effectively manage a remote workforce

Technology has enabled a world in which we don’t need to physically come to work in order to get work done. Managing remote teams is a new reality for most leaders. Not only is this […]

September 10, 2017 0 COMMENTS

Time is money – most so on construction sites

Internal communication challenges are an unfortunate reality for most companies causing job dissatisfaction, delivery delays and cost over-runs. In the construction sector, a large number of employees either work far from the central office or […]

August 30, 2017 0 COMMENTS

Need for enterprise chat apps in the healthcare sector

Organisations in the healthcare sector are accustomed to critical situations such as an emergency call for a certain doctor/nurse, a sudden IT outage, or a regulatory compliance change that warrants immediate attention from multiple stakeholders. […]

August 12, 2017 0 COMMENTS

Need for enterprise chat apps in the hospitality sector

The hotel and hospitality industry is undergoing a revolution. Customer service has become paramount. Increased customer awareness and demands directly impact a hotel’s online reputation. Hotels need to adopt technology to their benefit, tap into […]

May 25, 2017 0 COMMENTS

Why business communication apps will replace emails

Email has been in existence for decades and is being used as a collaboration tool by millions of individuals & companies. However, a lot of us are getting dissatisfied with this outdated tool: it is […]