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How we handled the “Heartbleed” OpenSSL issue and our ongoing efforts

As you will no doubt be aware by now, this time last week a serious vulnerabilty was found in the popular OpenSSL software library. The issue was discovered by developers working for Google and Codenomicon who dubbed it “Heartbleed” due to the way it utilises the heartbeat extension in OpenSSL’s implementation of the TLS/DTLS (transport layer security protocols). This vulnerabilty potentially allows […]

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Sceptical execs scuppering your enterprise social network? Here’s how to win them around.

This blog post is part of our mini-series guide in which we look at the best practices for enterprise social networks. You’ve already implemented your enterprise social network and a community is starting to flourish. Awesome! Only one problem: your executives aren’t convinced. Dubious execs can slow the momentum of the enterprise social network, so it’s crucial to […]

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A day in the life at HighQ: Product Director and Consultant

As part of our series of blog posts revealing how we at HighQ use our own system, our Product Director and Consultant, Ben Wightwick, tells us how he uses HighQ Collaborate to coordinate disparate teams, communicate with clients and collaborate with the rest of the business. I am Product Director for HighQ Publisher, a digital publishing and content marketing platform. The […]

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Tuesday Tip: Using @mentions

Our Tuesday Tip blog posts give you some quick tips and tricks that help you make the most of HighQ Collaborate. Get more tips in our Tuesday Tip archive. Using @mentions Alert a colleague to a microblog post or a comment you’ve written by using @mentions. To mention someone, type the @ symbol followed immediately by user’s first […]

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Enterprise collaboration news: March 2014 round-up

The enterprise collaboration news in March was about getting real when it comes to business innovation. This included considering the ways in which technology has influenced business practices, reviewing which improvements need to be made, and suggesting how businesses can not only become more innovative, but help others do so too. Is tech changing business? There’s […]

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Tuesday Tip: Filtering the activity stream

Our Tuesday Tip blog posts give you some quick tips and tricks that help you make the most of HighQ Collaborate. Get more tips in our Tuesday Tip archive. The activity stream can be very busy making it difficult to find what you are looking for at a glance. Instead, use the filter functions to access relevant information more […]

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Tuesday Tip: Sharing a microblog post

Our Tuesday Tip blog posts give you some quick tips and tricks that help you make the most of HighQ Collaborate. Get more tips in our Tuesday Tip archive. Sharing a microblog post If you really like a colleague’s microblog post, you can share it with members of your own network so that more people will see it. Simply […]

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A day in the life at HighQ: Marketing Manager

As part of our series of blog posts revealing how we at HighQ use our own system, our Marketing Manager, Alexa Wilson, tells us how she uses HighQ Collaborate to run a busy marketing department and collaborate with stakeholders from across the business and external parties too. I head up HighQ’s marketing team from our London headquarters and run the day-to-day marketing […]

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Successfully launch your enterprise social network with these 5 steps

This blog post is part of our mini-series guide in which we look at the best practices for enterprise social networks. So you’ve followed our steps and are fully prepared for the implementation of your enterprise social network. You’ve got your plan in place, bought your tools, set your goals, found your champions and assigned a Community Manager. Now you’re […]

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Tuesday Tip: Creating a microblog post

Our Tuesday Tip blog posts give you some quick tips and tricks that help you make the most of HighQ Collaborate. Get more tips in our Tuesday Tip archive. Creating a microblog post Share information instantaneously with your colleagues in a microblog post. Microblog posts appear in the activity streams of other users in your site. Simply type your message […]

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Enterprise collaboration news: February 2014 round-up

February was all about social. Maybe that’s because it’s the month of love, or maybe it’s because people finally felt like they wanted to interact with their friends and colleagues after a month of New Year hibernation. Whatever the reason behind it, connected organisations, enterprise social networks and employee engagement were all over our favourite […]

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Tuesday Tip: The Dashboard layout

Our Tuesday Tip blog posts give you some quick tips and tricks that help you make the most of HighQ Collaborate. Get more tips in our Tuesday Tip archive. The Dashboard layout The Dashboard gives you access to all of your content areas within HighQ Collaborate. Depending on which device you are using to access Collaborate, the layout of the […]

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Adding value with HighQ Diligence

Back in September 2013 I wrote a blog announcing the launch of our latest product, HighQ Diligence. This generated a lot of interest from our existing clients but also from firms we haven’t partnered with just yet. In the past few months we’ve been extremely busy showing the product to over 40 organisations and so […]

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Tuesday Tip: Favouriting

Our Tuesday Tip blog posts give you some quick tips and tricks that help you make the most of HighQ Collaborate. Get more tips in our Tuesday Tip archive. Favouriting In HighQ Collaborate you can mark content as a favourite so that you can quickly access it later from your Favourites list. Simply click on the white star icon […]

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3 ways HR teams can use HighQ Collaborate

Human resources and learning and development teams understand the value of an organisation’s network. It is their mission to instil the company culture to new recruits. They ensure that the company makes the most of its most valuable asset, its people. HR teams are looking to the benefits of secure and social enterprise technology, such […]

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Tuesday Tip: Hide left column

Our Tuesday Tip blog posts give you some quick tips and tricks that help you make the most of HighQ Collaborate. Get more tips in our Tuesday Tip archive. Hide left column In the Files, Tasks and iSheets modules, the left-hand navigation column can take up a lot of space on your screen. You can hide this column […]