Skip to content

Using IM in Business Network

by on February 9, 2010

IM (instant messaging) now is the trend of communication tool not only in personal life but also at work place.  However, for business environment, whether using IM is beneficial is still debatable.  Some say IM might cause low work efficiency and the security and privacy of using IM is doubtful, while others say that IM reduces work interruption and provides more direct and quicker communication channel for employees.  As the common usage of IM system, establishing proper and effective policies is more practical than completely blocking IM system altogether.  Along with the pros and cons of allowing IM in business, companies should establish policies to keep IM usage under control and to further solve the problems and extract the convenience of using IM.

What  policy do you think is appropriate to manage the IM system in corporate environment?

-Wei-Ching Hung

Advertisements

From → Coursework

Leave a Comment

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: