smart phone screen

Crowdsourcing Examples and Innovative Surprises

Featured Crowdsourcing Example: New, Pretty Weather App by Yahoo! Reading the headlines today, I was surprised to see the words “Yahoo!” and “gorgeous new iOS weather app” in the same sentence. Throughout 2012, Yahoo! has gone through ups and downs, … Continue Reading

frugal innovation - sorgham beer

Frugal Innovation: A Groundbreaking Business Strategy

In the early months of 2013, buzz about a new business strategy started circulating. Word had it that companies like Renault-Nissan had discovered a “secret” groundbreaking business paradigm that enables them to generate more business. Introducing Frugal Innovation This new … Continue Reading


Using A Gantt Chart To Successfully Plan Complex Projects

Project managers are often faced with the challenge of managing different projects at the same time. Whether a project is simple or complex, project managers need to ensure that all projects are carefully managed because without proper tracking, some projects … Continue Reading

create customer

OneDesk’s Customers & Accounts Application

OneDesk’s Customers & Accounts application allows you to keep all information about your customers and their companies in one place. The customers & accounts can be accessed through the applications drop-down. The application is divided into two modes. In the … Continue Reading


Link Social Media and Get Interactive

Did you know that you can link social media accounts to OneDesk? This allows you to interact with with customers and future customers via OneDesk’s social media monitoring tool. When you link your Facebook or Twitter accounts to OneDesk and … Continue Reading


Using OneDesk’s Powerful Search Filters

One of OneDesk’s most powerful features is the ability to easily find what you are looking for by using the search filters. OneDesk’s search filters allow you to used a stacked filtering process and sort through a large number of … Continue Reading

requirements management

The Real-Time Request System

OneDesk’s request system which allows users request information from each other in real time.   When a OneDesk user sends you a request, you will receive the notification in your collaboration inbox, in the requests section. What types of requests … Continue Reading

customer guide

Using The New Customer Portal: A Guide for Customers

OneDesk’s customer portal allows you capture customer ideas, feedback, questions and compliments. Contrary to with traditional surveys, the customer portal allows your company to capture customer feedback without them falling through the cracks. When sent through the customer portal, submissions … Continue Reading

voting system in onedesk

Online Research Communities: The Next Big Thing

Online research communities are the next big thing. Also known as “research 2.0,” this emerging type of research allows businesses access to newer types of insights that traditional research methods, such as surveys and focus groups don’t provide. Setting up … Continue Reading

project drop down

The Manage Projects, All Projects, and Organization Projects Options in OneDesk

There are three parts of the Project drop-down. Here is a guide to each one. Manage projects Here, you can: – View all the projects you are part of – Create projects – Share projects – View the users in … Continue Reading