How governments are becoming more productive.

How governments are becoming more productive.    Local Elections! With the local government elections declared for another four years, the CIO of this coastal regional council in Central Queensland wanted to ensure the best start for their returning and newly elected Councillors. While having your 4 or 5-year-old laptop replaced by a modern laptop or tablet…

Skype For Business beating work travel fatigue

Skype For Business beating work travel fatigue Work travel fatigue is not the only high cost to a business. In relation to work; “fatigue is a state of mental and physical exhaustion which reduces a person’s ability to perform work safely and effectively”. Safework Australia defines fatigue as “more than feeling tired and drowsy”. There…

Smart Traveller – making business travel more fun

Business Travel – The smart tips! Whether you’re a regular to business travel or overseas visitor, travelling for leisure is often seen as more fun than it is for work. However, with the growing market of remote workers and flexible workspaces, travelling for work has become an increasingly common part of many employees roles.   Business Travel doesn’t have to be…

Microsoft Global Partner of the Year!!

2018 Microsoft Global Partner of the Year Brisbane Startup Recognised for enabling improved teamwork with technology Brisbane based Adopt & Embrace has been named a ‘2018 Microsoft Global Partner of the Year’ only two years and eight months after opening its doors in Australia adding to Brisbane’s reputation as a digital city. Speaking from the…

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How to be a good community manager

How to be a good community manager When it comes to being a good manager at anything, we all know certain qualities make a difference between being a great manager and not so great manager. A good manager can unite a team and drive great employee engagement and adoption of new processes and business methods.…

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Achieve real business value with a Proof of Concept

Achieve real business value with a Proof of Concept When considering an upgrade in technology, many organisations start the process by planning for the big bang launch. They roll out many applications into many departments all at once. Taking the ‘big is better’ approach without really giving some thought to how those new technology offerings are…

Remote working – making remote work, work!

Remote Working! – Making remote work, work! The entire team here at Adopt & Embrace participate in remote working with great success. We work from home, remotely and in the office creating a  ‘flexible work’ environment. While our founder is fully supportive in allowing his team to grow and embrace a flexible workspace, remote working may seem like a ‘dream’…

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Top 10 reasons to use Yammer – Part 2

Yammer Top 10 – what you need to know Following on this week is Part Two of our Top 10 Reasons to use Yammer.  The Yammer platform is an integral part of adoption and change management and developing a flexible work environment.   Here is our Top 10 reasons to use yammer and all you need to…

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Top 10 reasons to use Yammer – part 1

Yammer Top 10 – what you need to know Yammer has become such a strong player in the Microsoft collaboration space and an integral part of adoption and change management. It has opened new ways for communication to take place and work practices to improve and become more streamlined. Here is our Yammer Top 10…