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Why consumer messaging apps are not suited for businesses?

Messaging apps are very popular among consumers. Whether it be WhatsApp, Messenger, WeChat or others, billion of users have adopted them. Because these apps are very handy for mobile communications, much faster than email, and very convenient for group collaboration, professional workers tend to use them for business purposes as well. But that’s not without challenges and risks.

Here are the 6 reasons why consumer messaging apps are not suited for businesses

1. Security

Would you allow your employees to use their personal email accounts for work? Probably not. This would represent a threat for your organization. You wouldn’t be able to close down their accounts if they were to leave your company, you wouldn’t have control over data storage, nor over access […]

By | 2017-11-21T10:53:04+00:00 October 10th, 2016|Tags: , , |