4 internal communications tools that replace email

Email has its place, but intranets are gaining favor for fluid yet non-disruptive staff exchanges—especially helpful for telecommuters and staff in different locations. Check out these channels.

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In the late 1990s, email changed the face of business and internal communications.

It emerged as a highly efficient form of communicating, and many employees came to favor firing off a quick email over placing a phone call.

Today, with all the internal communication tools available to a workforce, emailing seems almost primitive. Though many organizations still use email, most are trying to reduce the number of emails sent in favor of a simpler, more efficient form of internal communication. Employees are relying more on intranets or enterprise social networks.

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