Apps can serve multiple purposes for companies, says Mobile Roadie CEO Michael Schneider, including a way to keep employees up to date and engaged. Schneider says using apps for internal communications can cut through the noise of email traffic and make for a more personal and immediate relationship between management and staff. Two leaders in the intranet app space include Yammer and Chatter, or a company could develop its own, he says.  

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