Cheryl Burgess Articles by: Cheryl Burgess

How I Use Nimble at Work

How I Use Nimble at Work
By July 11, 2014 Case Studies, Nimble Tips

At Nimble, we love hearing how our customers use Nimble as part of their daily workflow. We asked Nimble contributor and author of The Social Employee, Cheryl Burgess how she uses Nimble in her own business each day. Here’s what she had to say. By the way, be sure to pick up a copy of Cheryl’s book, it’s a great read! Read more ›

A New Era of Social Employees – Building a Sustainable Culture

By May 28, 2013 Social Media

A short time ago, Kara Swisher at All Things Digital broke the news that Yahoo! was instituting a categorical no-telecommuting policy for its employees beginning in June.  According to an internal memo written by CEO Marissa Mayer, “Speed and quality are often sacrificed when we work from home.  We need to be one Yahoo!, and that starts with physically being together.”

As it turned out, Swisher originally got hold of the memo by way of several disgruntled Yahoo! telecommuters, who were more than a little upset by the news.  And they weren’t alone.  Once the story got out, debate quickly erupted throughout the blogosphere over the pros and cons of telecommuting.  Was Mayer’s sharp reversal on employee policy ill-conceived, or will it prove to be a boon for internal communication and collaboration just like she intended? Read more ›