Modern, hosted forum software
Communicate with intention instead of urgency.
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Public or private communities
Yes, chat is appealing. In the same way sugar is appealing. And cigarettes are appealing. It provides short term communication pleasure at the expense of long term organizational health. All sorts of things begin to go wrong when groups begin communicating in real-time, one line at a time, all the time.
We’re simply not wired to monitor an ongoing stream of unpredictable communication at the same time that we’re trying to also finish actual work. [...] We both love and hate Slack because this company built the right tool for the wrong way to work.
Booklet is free forever for social and hobby communities. Paid plans enable features for professional networks and companies.
For social and hobby communities that want unlimited usage, free forever.
For professional communities that want more community management tools.
For companies that want to communicate calmer
Before the pandemic, I championed remote work . Now, I want to fix communication. I've concluded that current tools contribute to unnecessary disruptions, anxiety, and addiction. Booklet introduces the calm community platform I want.
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