Entries by Shannon Dougall

Sparrow turns Microsoft Teams into the Ultimate Communication Hub

Today, DevFacto Technologies released Sparrow for Teams, a real-time employee communication application that turns Microsoft Teams into a communication hub for the enterprise. Sparrow for Teams enables organizations to quickly and reliably communicate with all employees, regardless of where they are. Built natively in Microsoft Teams, Sparrow for Teams reaches desk-based, mobile and remote employees alike right inside the […]

Using Data to Mitigate the Impact of COVID-19 on Today’s Businesses

As the concern over COVID-19 continues, companies globally are exploring actions they need to take now to maintain their business. This crisis has hammered organizations forcing layoffs, reducing services, and creating anxiety among leaders and employees alike. The C-suite has a vital role in making sure the organization can function as concern mounts over the […]

The Changing Shape of Digital Transformation

The moment of truth – will COVID-19 be the tipping point for digital transformation.   If “necessity is the mother of invention,” than COVID-19 has forced business leaders all around the world to rethink their digital transformation strategies. At its core, coronavirus is disruption. What it really is, is a disruption frenzy, as nations try […]

Don’t Let COVID-19 Cripple Your IT Application Support

Helping you through your COVID-19 response As the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic continues, and with 50% of the world’s population under a lockdown, many businesses find themselves supporting an entirely remote workforce. The gradual shift to cloud computing did a lot to help us manage this transition. Yet, the truth remains: most organizations aren’t […]

Stay Connected During COVID-19 with Free Internal Communications Tool

Enhance internal communications during the Coronavirus pandemic, with Sparrow. Now available to all businesses for free. In this time of uncertainty, businesses are facing unprecedented challenges in how they work remotely and stay connected during the ongoing COVID-19 outbreak. As a growing business ourselves, we understand the importance of effectively communicating with the entire workforce […]

Effective Internal Communications During COVID-19 Outbreak

The COVID-19 is spreading at a rapid pace across the globe, more than 190,000 worldwide have been infected thus far. This pandemic is being described as the ‘worst public health crisis for a generation.’ With it comes an unprecedented societal and business disruption. Businesses are concerned about the welfare of their employees, while at the same time […]

Beyond employee engagement, keeping healthcare staff informed in times of outbreaks.

Healthcare organizations have unique needs when it comes to internal communications. Beyond employee engagement, healthcare organizations need a highly reliable communication system that keeps its people connected in critical times of need. Mandatory and compliance posts in Sparrow come in particularly handy when healthcare organizations need to ensure that vital information reaches the right people. […]