• How to create a clickable image map

    Confession time: I love image maps!   For communities who don't have UX/UI resources to make some of the fancier images, an image map can be a great resource. I used them in almost all of my groups when I was th...
    Libby Taylor
    created by Libby Taylor
  • Using Jive to Achieve Our Mission

    When an international non-profit organization based in Washington, D.C. taps into the power of social collaboration, transformational change is bound to happen. At Pact, more than 95% of our roughly 3,000 employees ar...
    Sara Teitelman
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  • The Awesome Power of the Water Cooler

    Not long ago, Ilya Pozin at Inc Magazine blogged that collaboration often fails and is not always a good thing.  He quoted Steve Wozniak in a 2012 NY Times article ("The Rise of the New Groupthink") by Susan Cain...
    Dennis Pearce
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  • My first year as Jive's community manager

      Happy Anniversary Jive Community!   I'm coming up on my first anniversary at Jive and what a year it's been! Seriously, it's been a love story and a roller coaster ride all in one! It started with a JC f...
    Libby Taylor
    created by Libby Taylor
  • Top 5 Reasons to Visit the Marketo Community Lounge Powered by Jive at #MKTGnation

    Jive is excited to be co-sponsoring a booth at the Marketing Nation Summit today through April 15 in San Francisco. The slogan for this conference is 'Inspiration in the Nation.' There is clearly a lot to be inspired ...
    created by leigh_pankonien
  • It's Not About Me: Individual Knowledge Sharing Behavior in Virtual Communities

    Studies have shown that when knowledge sharing and collaborative systems are used effectively, they can raise knowledge workers productivity by 20 to 25 percent. Moreover, enterprise-wide collaboration systems are pre...
    Christina Pedulla
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  • Converting Webex ARF Files to MP4, WMV or SWF

    So you've taken a Jive Training session via webex and now you have a recording link for the native ARF format that Webex uses.  Great!  Wait, what if you want to upload that to your Jive community?  Wel...
    last modified by james.ungerer
  • Excluding Certain Users from the Gamification Leaderboards

    The idea is to remove employees (or any users) from the leader boards so that they don't "clog up" the leader board list.   Users can be hidden from the leader board by designating the user as "Anonymous". ...
    last modified by james.ungerer
  • Ask The Expert - Launching an Internal Community

    We're excited to kick off a new blog series called 'Ask The Expert', which involves an expert from the Jive Community sharing on a specific topic that's near and dear to their heart. For a month after this blog goes l...
    last modified by leigh_pankonien
  • Jive for Project Managers III: Running Your Project

    Welcome back! This is the third and final post in my series about using Jive Projects as a communication and collateral hub for project managers. In my first post, I discussed the value of using Jive for project manag...
    created by ryan.ruark
  • Jive Anywhere 2.3 is now available!

    I'm very pleased to announce the availability of Jive Anywhere v2.3, which includes the following new features (some of which you may have tested in the Jive Anywhere Labs version)   Cartridge Builder - create y...
    last modified by mavital
  • Spam Attacks, New User Registration Moderation, and Unexpected Downtime

    I'm writing to address three issues that have come up in the Jive Community:   Spam attack Inbox error affecting Inbox loading Akamai error requiring restart   Spam attacks Unfortunately anyone who runs...
    Libby Taylor
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  • Working Out Loud Turns Knowledge Into a Utility

    Think about the utilities that you might use every day in your home -- electricity, water, cable, gas. What are their common attributes?  When I asked myself that question, I came up with these two:   I don...
    Dennis Pearce
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  • My promise as Jive's new Community Manager

    You never know where life is going to take you. Yet sometimes, if you're lucky, it will take you exactly where you need to be.  Weeks ago I posted a blog A love letter to Jive. If you had told me that within two...
    Libby Taylor
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  • Adding a Twitter Widget to your Overview Pages

    Note added on 1/9/2015: If you are on the cloud, note that you will need to be a system administrator to add JavaScript in your HTML widgets.   Since Jive is generally part of a larger social media strategy, cl...
    last modified by mathews8
  • Community Advocates: Your Secret Weapon in Going Global and Viral, By Claire Flanagan, CSC

    Companies are now anxious to adopt all things “social”. But as many of us know, you could select the best, industry-leading tool and your community could still fail.   Why? As my InfoWeek blog ̶...
    Claire Flanagan
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  • Why Jive developed the News feature and how it evolved

    There is a lot of excitement and a lot of questions around the News feature, so I wanted to share some additional information on how this feature came to be and some of the decisions we made along the way.   Ena...
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  • Three Myths (& Secret Benefits!) of Customer Communities

      Join us for a webinar with thought leaders from Jive, Birst and Social Edge to learn the three most common myths surrounding customer communities and the secret benefits many companies are missing out on today...
    last modified by amara_mastronardi
  • 5 Employee Engagement Ideas that Make a Difference

    About a year ago, I was the internal enterprise community manager for a high tech company in the San Francisco Bay Area. I can tell you, employee engagement was always on my mind. We had a large population of employee...
    Libby Taylor
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  • Changes to Google Chrome Affecting Jive Anywhere

    We wanted to make users of Jive Anywhere in Chrome aware of some changes that Google recently introduced that are affecting the extension in that browser. You can read the details of the Google announcement in the Goo...
    created by mavital