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Oct 16

Compare: User onboarding in 2 Meditation apps

I was listening to a podcast recently with the founder of Headspace a popular meditation App. I’d not used the App but many people I know have – what amazed me on the podcast was that it was mentioned their revenues exceed $100M – it appears that the sector is big business! I downloaded a


Jun 26

Consumer Grade Enterprise Apps and the death of “docs”

Its no secret that Google has taken enterprise business from Microsoft in recent years. G-Suite** launched (2006) 5 years before Office 365 (2011) and established a serious foothold for shared spreadsheets, docs, files and mail. If you’ve used G-Suite, you will be familiar with the tips and popups they use both on Web and Mobile


Jun 14

Enterprise mobility case study: Apple in Healthcare

Apple is making concerted efforts to establish a foothold in the enterprise mobility space; they have enlisted help from big delivery (Accenture, Deloitte) players and platforms (Jamf, MobileIron, Epic etc) to position iOS as the preferred platform for enterprise mobility. With the consumer market reaching saturation (shown by weaker iPhone and iPad sales) Apple can


May 17

Enterprise Mobility – onboarding the remote workforce

Unstoppable Mobilized Workforce Trends The size of the global mobile workforce is approximately 59% of the whole workforce or approximately 1.76 billion, but only a small percentage of this workforce currently uses mobile devices to complete work related tasks. This shows there is a huge opportunity for growth in the enterprise use of mobile Apps.


May 15

How Tile increased activation from 29% to 60%

We love the folks at Ramotion**, they are a great design house and they have a post about how Tile get more users to actually setup their product. If you are not familiar with Tile, they are one of many bluetooth trackers that help you find your keys, your phone and anything else you want


May 4

Slack’s Carousel is short-sharp and on-message

Slack is one of the fastest growing companies in history taking only 2 years to get to $1B valuation. Their 2017 round was based on a $200M ARR and resulted in a $5B valuation – so based on real-enterprise value, not just hype. Here is a chart of their stellar growth. Te really great thing


Feb 19

Reminding users of a screen’s purpose

You know that whilst carousels are cute, that most users just swipe through them ignoring the message. So its interesting to see how Twitch provide an inApp popup to remind the user in a more contextual way. If you are NOT a gamer and if you don’t know Twitch, then you are really missing out


Jan 19

iPad, Tablets coming or going in workplace Apps?

iPad and Tablet apps are going strong in Retail POS, Retail Shop Assistants, Field Service Applications, Healthcare and design niches. There are many great examples doing well, just to name a few: Retail https://tulip.com/https://myagi.com/ Field/Workforce https://happy.co/ (Inspections)https://www.handshake.com/ (Sales Orders)https://safetyculture.com/ (Safety/Quality Audits)https://www.deputy.com/ (Rostering and Tasks) Health http://vitalpac.com/ (Clinical Patient Care) POS many, many includinghttp://kounta.com/http://vend.com/   One compelling reason


Jan 17

Does anyone own your App’s onboarding?

Mel from Canva posted this week about their journey to a $1B valuation. It’s a long but faniscating read that overrides any myth about being an overnight success. One mind-bending takeaway from the post is this quote: “In order for Canva to take off — we had to get every person who came into our product to


Jan 4

Open Source Onboarding Carousel

Using Open Source components is a great way to get beautiful code elements into your App. We extended the Pointzi platform to allow the popular “Paper Onboarding” carousel – it’s attractive and had a decent amount of flexibility. The cool thing about Paper Onboarding is that it’s material design slider. Here is how Ramotion (its authors)