New upgrade increases argument for joining the team

If you currently collaborate using Microsoft Teams, or are thinking of adopting Teams, here’s some great news! You can now control your Microsoft Teams experience directly from your Jabra audio devices.

The pace of change in the online collaboration space has gone from super-fast to downright dizzying.

At least that’s the conclusion I’m drawing from Microsoft’s announcement that it is integrating the ability to control calls directly from audio devices into its Microsoft Teams collaboration tool.  Continue reading

Shifting Workplace Trends Highlight the Microsoft and LinkedIn Marriage

The deal between Microsoft and LinkedIn has as much to do with keeping up with changing workplace trends as it does with the stated objective of empowering productivity.

JUNE 24 - NWoW blog 1 - thoughts on Microsoft aquiring LinkedIn - FINAL

Much has been said and written about the recent Microsoft and LinkedIn deal. According to the companies, this is the perfect marriage of two organizations that share a common objective of connecting and empowering the world’s professionals to be more productive. Continue reading

Dear Microsoft, Help us Make Meetings More Effective?

Workers everywhere spend too much time attending business meetings. But maybe there’s a better way. We wonder aloud if a few simple upgrades to Microsoft Outlook could reduce the number of meetings we attend, while making others more productive and less time-consuming.



To: Satya Nadella, CEO, Microsoft Corp.
From: Holger Reisinger, SVP, Jabra
Subject: Proposed changes to Outlook to improve business productivity


I know that you’re busy, but I really need your help. Continue reading