How Video Chat Helps Businesses Move To The Next Level

We now live in an era where communication is highly dependent on technology. And while a lot of debate exists about how technological communication influences society, its benefit to business is without a doubt. Employing video chat and other kinds of alternative communication methods can help organizations streamline team collaboration, enhance internal communication and boost […]

Our Favorite HipChat and Stride Alternatives

Recently, Atlassian’s team-chat services Stride and Hipchat fell victims to the ever-competitive instant messaging market. The announcement came as somewhat of a surprise since Atlassian had only recently sold these services to Slack, one of their competitors. Atlassian attributed this sale to the dramatic changes in the real-time communications market and believed that the partnership […]

Instant Messaging Best Practices to Follow (Part Two)

Opting for an instant messaging application like Office Chat is an important step toward becoming a better business. Any digital communication medium you use needs to be easily accessible in order to maximize employee happiness and productivity and to keep employees happy. With Office Chat’s easy to use features, your official communication medium will be well […]

Instant Messaging Best Practices to Follow (Part One)

  Most successful people often say that “Time is Money.” But often in most organizations today – despite all the technological advancements we have made – time, energy and talent is routinely squandered every single day. Meetings often drag for hours and involve too many people. Email threads spout out of control and often contains […]

Six Ways How Office Chat Helps Retail Firms to Improve Employee Communication and Productivity

  Today, digital transformation for retail organizations is an absolute necessity. With growing mobile phone dependent consumers and modern customers preferring online shopping, a retailer needs to upgrade and cater to each type of customer with the same level of user experience. Be it any small firm or a large enterprise, every retailer now understands […]

How Law Firms Improve Productivity And Security With Office Chat

  Today, instant messaging applications have become a major part of our lives and have completely redefined how we interact and engage with others. Though our personal lives might have been influenced heavily with the advent of smartphones and instant messaging apps, data theft and security breaches are a major concern that modern workplaces face […]

Introducing Office Chat 1-to-1 Video, Voice Call and Screen Sharing Feature

Need to present your strategy to your manager but can’t step out because the rain just won’t stop? Or want to quickly work with your colleagues to meet a tight deadline, but are also heading to attend an important meeting? Now Office Chat helps you do all of this and more… With Office Chat’s in-app […]

6 Ways To Make Every Meeting Productive With Office Chat

An estimated $37 billion is completely lost due to unproductive meetings. Most employees dread meetings and often complain that they are too long and too frequent. With over 71% meetings described as unproductive, organizations still emphasize scheduling more meetings and employees mindlessly join in to contribute to an unproductive work culture. Elon Musk, the CEO […]

Is Your Instant Messaging Application Really Secure?

Any business-grade instant messaging application that you choose for your company replaces your emails and all other traditional mediums. It aims to take charge as the most reliable and secure means for interaction within your organization. Your instant messaging application helps your employees interact daily, share confidential documents and collaborate on critical issues/queries. Selecting the […]

Office Chat v2.12 Release is Live

Office Chat version 2.12 has been released on June 15th  all office chat users world-wide. This release includes the following new features & improvements. Voice, Video and Screen Sharing  Starting June 11 and rolling out over the next few weeks, Office Chat users will get voice, video calling and screen sharing with any co-worker in their list. You can use […]

Top 10 Myths Busted About Instant Messaging Applications

Instant messaging (IM) predates the internet. Yes, you read that right. This report indicates that though the phrase ‘instant messaging’ entered common usage in the early 1990s, the concept dates back to the mid-1960s with the Compatible Time-Sharing Systems (CTSS) created at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in 1961 that allowed up to 30 users to […]