With roots reaching back to 1923, SLACK Incorporated strives to deliver the best in health care information and education worldwide. Slack is a platform for team communication: everything in one place, instantly searchable, available wherever you go. Offering instant messaging, document sharing and knowledge search for modern teams. Slack offers private groups, direct messaging and persistent chat rooms organized by topic.
Slack is about using the time that naturally exists in ana organisation and using it to encourage change, or, to put it another way, do things better. Here’s a look at some of the channels that I have created for my personal Slack account. Join the #slackroulette community and anonymously chat to slackers from anywhere.
Slack has a great, fully-featured web app , native Mac and Windows apps, and iOS and Android apps. Slack is available for you to download as a native Mac app , a full-feature web app , and as iOS or Android apps. We’ve got very straight-forward instructions to plug Drift into your Slack environment so you can hit the ground running.
Say, if you want to add a new task, bug, and status in a project titled Marketing, use the following slash commands in Slack. Slack is sometimes described as a digital watercooler, but watercoolers are often places for dutiful small talk — the exact kind of workplace nicety with which Slack dispenses.
The more we ‘encourage’ ourselves to be slack and lazy by camouflaging this stark reality in well-meaning words and clichés such as ‘relaxing’, ‘all work with no play makes Jack a dull boy’, and ‘entertainment’ then we’re distancing ourselves from the brass tacks of the game.