November Updates

Welcome to the November 2017 Release of Align Us. Our development team has launched tons of new features and improvements. Some of the major…


Align Us Video Calling is Here and It’s Awesome

The more I look around the more I realize that the world has evolved into one-way communication. The norm is 140 character shoutouts; a text, a chat,…


15 Simple Ways to an Organized Life

It’s common knowledge that organization in life has numerous benefits over one of disorganization. If you are a person who labels every shelf in your…


A Place for Everything and Everything In Its Place

”There’s a place for everything, and everything in its place.” We’ve all heard someone say it. It may have been a teacher gently admonishing a sloppy…


October Updates

Welcome to the October 2017 Release of Align Us. Our developers have been so busy making improvements that if we didn't abbreviate the list, we might…


September Updates

Welcome to the September 2017 Release of Align Us. This release includes & Task handling improvements and Real-Time Communication (RTC). Master your…


August Updates

Welcome to the August 2017 Release of Align Us. We want to thank our beta clients for the useful suggestions and feedback. In this edition, we have…


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5 Ways a Manager Can Engage with Employees

Employee engagement is crucial to the survival of any small or large-scale business as it is a key determinant of the work culture of the company. It…


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6 Reasons to Launch a Social Intranet for Your Organization

A social intranet is an enterprise-wide collaborative tool which incorporates social functions, comprehensive search capabilities, the ability to…


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How To Give Feedback To Your Boss

So your boss sucks, what can you do about it? Do you try not to let it bother you and do the best you can in your position? Do you complain to your…


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Align Us, Inc. Launches All-in-one Platform

Align Us recently launched a private social media platform with all the collaboration tools modern teams need to increase employee engagement. It is…


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Surviving Conference Calls

Spacing out and dozing off is even easier to do during conference calls than face-to-face meetings. But conference calls are just as important for…


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5 Steps to Receive, Handle & Respond to Feedback

Performance review, feedback, evaluation, constructive criticism...cue the scary music! These synonymous words all trigger some tension or anxiety…


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Make Meetings Count

Business meetings can be such a regular occurrence for a work day that they may seem like a waste of time. However, some meetings can have an…


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The Importance of Staff Engagement

Several years ago I was named Principal of a brand new elementary school. We were fortunate to have over 800 students and just a little over 100…


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Business Planning: Applying Lessons Learned As a Carpenter

When you travel in 2017, it is always nice to have the GPS let you know if you are going the wrong way. I love Waze, a community-based GPS. We have…


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Lessons Learned as a Carpenter: Introduction

Like many people in this world, I always try to find life lessons in just about everything that I do. From learning what the best day of the week to…


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DotSucks Field Report

DotSucks recently featured Align Us' rating app This Meeting Sucks! in their field report as they continue to check in on the progress and current…


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Align Us, Inc. Releases This Meeting Sucks!

Align Us, Inc. recently released a fun rating app called This Meeting Sucks!–an app that arms users with a tool to anonymously review meetings to…


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This Meeting Sucks! featured in Bloomberg

With the surge of .sucks domain sites, Bloomberg contributor Olivia Solon questions if it’s just a way to tarnish a brand. This Meeting Sucks! is…


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How Did Your Meeting Go?

Align Us is thrilled to present you This Meeting Sucks! Release that stress by expressing how you truly feel about your meeting. Are you about to…


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Team is set to release a rating app for meetings

The Align Us six-pack have been working tirelessly on a rating app for meetings set to release later this month. This Meeting Sucks! is a fun app…


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Importance of Employee Engagement

In the process of launching a new suite of interconnected products that will help create a more engaged workforce, Align Us conducted a survey to…


Product Development

Abe Reese, the creator of AppliTrack, is in the process of launching a new suite of interconnected products that help create a more engaged…


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Branding Align Us

At Align Us, we believe in simplicity, flexibility, and ease of use. Our branding has been intentionally designed with this in mind. The initial logo…


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Organization Alignment During Hiring

The blog will primarily focus on organization alignment strategies we find. We’ll also have some general HR and company updates. As a company…