Yammer

Screen shot of Yammer Homepage

Screen shot of Yammer Homepage

Why Should You Use Yammer (or any social media) @ Work?
Article: Six things You Can’t Do at Your Office Without Yammer

In my opinion, social media should never replace personal communication.  It is a workplace tool to be employed when a personal visits are unrealistic. Personal contact can be much more powerful than communication at a distance. The six points* made in this article can be summarized by saying this: The employment of social media instantly reaches more people, over a greater distance, than personal communication affords.  The purpose of this article is to identify effective uses* for Yammer in the work place.

*The Six Things You Can’t Do at Your Office Without Yammer:

  • Social Idea Generation
  • Easy Status Update
  • Meetings
  • A “Social” Environment
  • Reduce the Sense of Hierarchy
  • Fluid Task Assignment
  • Mobile Updates
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About bryantanner

I'm obsessed with learning via the appropriate technology. My professional mission is to effectively deliver instruction to learners in a way that yields the greatest results for all stakeholders involved.
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