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Yammer’s Mid-Market Matters gives back to San Francisco neighborhood through community service
In 2013 Yammer moved its offices to 9th and Market in San Francisco — right in the heart of the Mid-Market and Tenderloin areas. Mid-Market Matters was born shortly afterward to connect Yammer employees with community events and volunteer opportunities. Since then, Yammer employees have spent countless...
16 Apr 2014
Yammer receives top-tier certification for its security
Yammer has been certified for its stringent security measures by the British Standards Institution – the national standards organization of the United Kingdom and one of the premier accreditation firms in the world. ISO 27001 certification is the best-known international information security...
1 Apr 2014
Yammer Now for iPhone adds stickers to app
Yammer Now for iPhone was released a few months ago, letting you instantly message your coworkers and have conversations in real time, no matter where you are. In addition to emoticons, now the app has added stickers to give you even more quick ways to express your thoughts. To learn more, head over...
20 Mar 2014
Yammer tour advice to businesses: Work like a social network
For the third consecutive year, the Working Social Tour arrived in Amsterdam and gave pointers to more than 600 customers on how to transform their workplaces through open communication, experimentation and how to work like a social network. Yammer co-founder and CTO Adam Pisoni delivered the opening...
19 Mar 2014
US partners: New diversity focus study wants you
Diversity continues to be an important issue in all walks of life, especially business, where companies can’t afford to miss the mark in communicating with people of all backgrounds. That’s part of why the US Partner Community Yammer network is launching a diversity focus study through its...
19 Mar 2014
LexisNexis uses exclusive apps, Q-and-As and breaking news to draw employees to Yammer
When I first started out in journalism, LexisNexis was a must-have research tool and it still is. When LexisNexis adopted enterprise social media through Yammer, the company made it the go-to, in-house communication tool by putting exclusive content on it. LexisNexis posted exclusive apps and Q-and...
14 Mar 2014
Redesigned Yammer Customer Success Center has the answers to activating and growing your network
The redesigned Yammer Customer Success Center is a one-stop hub for answers about activating Yammer, acquiring users, educating your coworkers and maximizing business value from your network. As The Yammer Blog reports, there’s a new and improved Activation Guide . Activation is required if...
11 Mar 2014
Working Social Tour’s Tokyo debut draws hundreds of customers and prospects
Yammer Chief Product Officer Pavan Tapadia At the end of January, the Working Social Tour debuted in Tokyo to an audience of almost 300 customers and prospects. As The Yammer Blog reports, Yammer Co-Founder and CTO Adam Pisoni kicked off the event with a keynote focusing on Responsive...
6 Mar 2014
Manage your Office 365 rollout using Yammer
Customers who have successfully used Yammer as a communication and planning tool for Office 365 deployment share their best practices for the transition on The Yammer Blog. They advise creating a group for specific audiences (i.e., pilot users, project team and testing) related to the deployment....
3 Mar 2014
Three new social experiences can help companies work more like a network
The Office Graph maps the relationships among people and information. As customers gather this week for the SharePoint Conference in Las Vegas and Convergence in Atlanta, they received an update on Microsoft’s enterprise social vision and road map — including three new social...
3 Mar 2014
SharePoint Server 2013 Service Pack 1 helps move to the cloud
At the SharePoint Conference 2014 in Las Vegas, SharePoint Server 2013 Service Pack 1 (SP1) was announced as the latest release to SharePoint Server 2013 on-premises. As Office Blogs reports, SP1 includes performance, reliability and security improvements. It’s going to be easier for SharePoint...
3 Mar 2014
Simplified login to Yammer from Office 365 introduced
You can apply Yammer as your organization’s social network in the SharePoint admin center, on the Settings page, to simplify Yammer login for your Office 365 users. User mapping, a new feature that more deeply integrates Yammer and Office 365 and simplifies logins, is being released...
18 Feb 2014
Next ‘YamJam’ is Feb. 27 to connect with Windows Azure independent software vendors
The next Windows Azure independent software vendors “YamJam” for partners will be held from 10 to 11 a.m., PT Feb. 27 and features Sylvia Vu, Kempton Izuno and Maya Newhagen from New Relic, writes Diane Golshan. The group will showcase their all-in-one Web application performance tool that...
17 Feb 2014
Show Yammer how you love the way you work for a chance to win an Xbox One
Yammer wants to know how you love the way you work, and you’ve got until Feb. 28 to show them through a clever and creative text comment, photo or video for a chance to win an Xbox One. Videos should be 60 seconds or less and text comments should be 200 words or less. Original photos should...
17 Feb 2014
Updated Yammer App for SharePoint adds security enhancements
The Yammer App for SharePoint lets you add a real-time social layer to your SharePoint site, and now an updated version of the app takes advantage of SharePoint security enhancements to improve sign-in reliability, writes Christophe Fiessinger on the Office Blogs. “If you’re a SharePoint...
11 Feb 2014
Three steps to successfully migrating from existing Yammer networks and other enterprise social tools
The Yammer Blog tackles a couple recurring problems: how to successfully migrate organizations to successful enterprise social when they’re moving from multiple Yammer networks or pre-existing enterprise social tools. The blog post suggests three tips: 1. Choose a network design that is suited...
7 Feb 2014
Former President Bill Clinton to deliver March 3 keynote at SharePoint Conference 2014
Former President Bill Clinton will deliver the keynote address at the SharePoint Conference 2014 on March 3. The conference, the largest and most comprehensive event in the world for SharePoint, Yammer and Office 365, will be held March 3-6 at the Venetian Hotel and Resort in Las Vegas. All attendees...
29 Jan 2014
Microsoft Dynamics CRM Online monthly webcasts start Jan. 30 to help you maximize what you do
You’re invited to join Microsoft’s US SMB (small- and medium-sized business) team and partners with cloud and CRM expertise for a series of one-hour webcasts about Microsoft Dynamics CRM Online, each month through May. The first webcast is Jan. 30, and is an overview of what Microsoft...
29 Jan 2014
Get up to speed on social networking for business with the Yammer Resource Center
Consider the Yammer Resource Center your company’s new one-stop shop to get up to speed with enterprise social networking. Newly redesigned, it brings together industry reports, videos, webinars, infographics, guides and other resources to help you better understand its potential. As The Yammer...
28 Jan 2014
Yammer’s Working Social Tour expands to Tokyo, Amsterdam and São Paulo
The second leg of Yammer’s Working Social Tour moves outside the U.S. and to Tokyo, Amsterdam and São Paulo on Jan. 28, Feb. 11 and Feb. 25. The Working Social Tour – co-hosted with Office 365, Microsoft SharePoint and Dynamics – invites business leaders to all-day, free events...
17 Jan 2014
Retailers use Office 365 to help employees stay connected, boost the bottom line
Retailers need good social media tools to get the word out about sales and offers, but they’re also increasingly using Office 365 to help desk-less employees stay connected socially, and to communicate individually with customers. Companies that “leverage employee engagement best are doing...
14 Jan 2014
Three things retailers need to do now to transform their businesses with technology
The following post is from Susan Hauser, Corporate Vice President, Enterprise and Partner Group, Microsoft. It was originally published on The Official Microsoft Blog . Next week at the National Retail Federation Big Show (NRF), Microsoft will show how technology is changing the retail industry...
9 Jan 2014
Yammer kicks off the Working Social Tour in San Francisco
Yammer kicked off the Working Social Tour in San Francisco on Oct. 15 -- hundreds of Yammer users and industry experts contributed their experiences and discussed ways to transform their workplace into a collaborative social environment. As The Yammer Blog reports , the tour began with a pre-conference...
28 Oct 2013
Telefónica chooses Office 365 and Yammer to connect 130,000 employees worldwide
There was a time when the thought of bringing together employees from different countries, speaking multiple languages, would have sounded like utter pandemonium. But modern, cloud-based collaboration and communication tools are increasingly eliminating geographical and language barriers, and in the...
16 May 2013
Yammer expands platform integrations, including Klout
Yammer is expanding its network of colleagues. With the addition of a handful of new partners, including Klout, Yammer is now a way to connect with favorite apps as well as with coworkers. In fact, Yammer has doubled its number of partner integrations (now at 60) since launching the Yammer App Directory...
25 Jun 2013
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