Blogs @ Office Curry

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 […]