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How I Communicated That – Episode 1: What’s Next in 2018

APPrise Mobile and the Public Relations Society of America have teamed up to provide a new podcast for communications professionals – How I Communicated That. In Episode 1, Jeff Corbin interviews Lisa Ryan of Heyman Associates about current hiring trends and what communications professionals need to know to succeed in 2018.

Click here to read Jeff’s recent blog recapping his conversation with Lisa.


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Ragan: How to Use Data to Boost Employee Engagement in 2018

Just 33% of U.S. workers are “engaged” and committed to their job. Do you have a plan to address this workplace funk in 2018? Companies are spending plenty on employee engagement initiatives, but something is amiss. Consider the following 2017 data points as a guide for where to focus employee engagement time, dollars, energy, and effort in 2018

Click here to learn more about how you can engage your employees in 2018.


 

APPrise Mobile Welcomes

 

Who: Bridgestone GolfBridgestone Golf designs and manufactures a full range of golf equipment including golf balls, clubs, and accessories.

What Product: theEMPLOYEEapp

Interesting Fact: Founded in 1931, Bridgestone Golf currently employs over 900 rubber polymer science engineers to produce their world class products.


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Outsourced Employees Don’t Have to Be Lonely

Recently, the Wall Street Journal wrote about the rise of employee outsourcing and detailed how companies are taking advantage of this breed of worker to save money without having to increase headcount. Companies taking advantage of outsourced workers, as well as those doing the outsourcing, should prioritize improving employee engagement to ensure an involved and enthusiastic workforce

Click here to learn more about communicating with outsourced employees.


Tweet of the Month

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Digital transformation requires full participation and engagement of everyone in a company – from the C-Suite to the frontline: https://buff.ly/2EIVB0E @Forbes #digitalworkplace

 

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