SAN FRANCISCO--Four companies at the Launch conference here today were pitching new social interaction models. It's a risky thing to do, trying to drive users to interact with each other in heavily scripted ways, but these companies are trying, mostly to good effect.
I'll start with 15Five, the strongest in this bunch. This service is a way for company employees to, once a week, quickly say what's working at their jobs, what isn't, and how they are feeling. These quick reports roll up to their manager, who can then reply to feedback items, and select some … Read more