Internal Communication

How to Run Your Company Through Slack

Everyone’s favorite communication tool is growing and growing. With different bots and integrations getting released every day, the Slack ecosystem is expanding at an exponential pace. Slack is so big they are comfortable encouraging and giving advice to their rising competitors (even if they are as big as Microsoft).While Slack is applauded for cutting down email and being a great internal place for notes and docs for teams, it’s sometimes known to be distracting or unproductive....

And... Action! The 6 Best Apps for Creating Original Video Content

This guest post was written by our friends at OnSIP. Check out their blog, The Business Voice, for more articles on SMB leadership, business technology, and office management.Online video is becoming a necessary part of every company’s content marketing strategy. According to an infographic by HighQ, online video accounts for half of all mobile traffic, and 55% of people watch videos online every day. Experts predict that by 2018, video will take up an astounding 79% of consum...

Slack Crack: A balanced critique of startups’ favorite drug

Breaking news: Startups love [Slack]! 64% of the Stacklist community uses the Slack and, as we’ve said before, they’re not afraid to sing its praises—integrations, sleek interface, overall simplicity, etc. In addition to using Slack for internal communication, about 10% of startups are also putting it to work for file sharing and project management, and even a few are using it as a customer service tool.But there’s no perfect tool; even with its growing army of diehard...

Slack vs. the Other Guys: Taking Your Startup's Communication to the Next Level

Here at Stacklist, we’re not biased—we’re just reporting what we hear from founders and operators. Those folks, however, are incredibly biased, and here’s what they have to say: When it comes to internal communication tools, [Slack] is king. And for a variety of reasons: its top-of-the-line integrations, sleek interface, overall simplicity and more—we’ll get into that later. There are some good alternatives out there, especially for smaller companies who do...

Maximize Collaboration and Productivity with Internal Communication Tools

Work is growing more complex, with projects often requiring close team collaboration, rather than individuals working on their own. To foster effective collaboration and maximum productivity, it’s important to remove as many barriers to communication as possible. While traditional email platforms may do the trick for very small teams, they ultimately create clutter and noise for workers, as well as informational roadblocks. The latest internal communication tools help to pull workers of...