Michael Kerr

Writer • Storyteller • Strategist

Michael Kerr is an award-winning writer living in Portland, Oregon. He has published thousands of articles and blog posts for dozens of publications including Forbes, Fortune, VentureBeat, Portland Business Journal and many other books, magazines, websites and anthologies.

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IT Pro Portal

The collaboration hub: The Rosetta Stone for enterprise

Way back in 1799, a French soldier in Napoleon's army in Egypt stumbled upon what would eventually become one of the most important discoveries of all time. The Rosetta Stone is...

GovLoop

Collaboration Hub Replaces Costly, Outdated Government Systems - GovLoop

Tech According to Gallup, 21 percent of U.S. adults cite dissatisfaction with Government as the top problem facing the nation today. That's more than double the percentage who...

VentureBeat

5 AI trends changing the workplace

By now you've heard that Artificial Intelligence is poised to either destroy civilization as we know it or miraculously solve all of society's problems. If you're a fan of films...

Jive Software

2016 Year in Review and a Look Ahead: AI in the Workplace Edition

In the last installment of our annual Year in Review and a Look Ahead we discussed how the 1989 film Back to the Future II was eerily prescient when it imagined a fictional...

Information Age

Solving for industry-level collaboration in automotive

For the car business, the road ahead will be winding, rocky and fraught with obstacles - much as it has always been. But with new challenges such as a globally-dispersed supply...

Computer Business Review

Recalibrating Your Business to Win the Digital Transformation Race

Add to favorites Business as usual is over. Today, the explosion of technology choices means that your company is battling for the attention of digitally-adept customers against...

CMSWire.com

Do Collaboration Apps Make Employees Less Productive?

Remember when siloed email was the biggest problem enterprise collaboration tools tried to solve? That seems almost quaint in the face of the current onslaught of team messaging...

Jive Software

The Future of Work is Choice | Jive Software

According to some of the top HR professionals in Silicon Valley-they've seen the future and that future is choice.

Jive Software

Attaining and Retaining Employees

In last week's Future of Work in a Connected World blog post, we discussed how the 9 to 5 workday is becoming an outdated concept and technology is supporting this...

Linkedin

How to Unlock the Power of the Workgraph

The top-down hierarchical organizational structure that dominated 20th century business no longer works. In the information age, value is created by

VentureBeat

Here's a reality check for AI in the enterprise

When Slack introduced its new Enterprise Grid product in January, it pledged to bring "much of the same day-to-day Slack experience that users have come to know and love" to...

Business 2 Community

Building an Event Community: Telling Your Brand's Story with Technology

Since our prehistoric ancestors first scrawled images of animals on cave walls more than 40,000 years ago, storytelling has been the preeminent way for human beings to convey...

Beckershospitalreview

Empowering the clinician around the EHR

John Steinbeck once said, "Anything that just costs money is cheap." That time-tested adage has never been more true-especially when it's applied to the modern US healthcare...

Financial Times

Is this the end of internal email? (Hoorah!)

Now relatively old fashioned, emails are increasingly considered to be time consuming, stressful and an obstacle to productivity. Social networks and other collaborative tools...

CMSWire.com

Knowledge Really is Power: Search and the Intelligent Workplace

The old saying, "It's not what you know, it's who you know that matters" is in desperate need of a 21st-century makeover. In today's digital workplace, a more appropriate adage...

Technology and Business

Forbes

SungardASVoice: Your Online Reputation Management: Ignoring Customer Reviews Won't Make Them Go Away

Explore ways to manage your online reputation management to get more positive reviews, silence negative ones and even turn serial complainers into loyal cheerleaders.

Forbes

SungardASVoice: Startups On a Shoestring: 5 Successful Tech Companies That Were Started For Under...

These enterprising founders prove you don't need a ton of money to begin building your technology empire. Start with loads of talent and a great idea, throw in some grit and...

Amfambusinessaccelerator

4 Online Tools to Make Your Sales Easier

NO PURCHASE, PAYMENT OF ANY KIND, OR INSURANCE QUOTE IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE, PAYMENT, OR QUOTE WILL NOT IMPROVE THE CHANCES OF WINNING. Entrants have the...