Enterprise Social Network Startup NationalField Raises $1.5M To Take On Yammer And Others

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http://techcrunch.com – Is there any hotter market than social enterprise applications right now? Need proof? Just look at Microsoft’s acquisition of Yammer for more than $1 billion. Or Salesforce’s acquisition of Rypple. It seems clear that enterprises realize that one way to actually hone and measure employee productivity is to make that activity more social and collaborative. There’s just one problem: Few enterprise social networks actually work very well. While they generally register high engagement at launch within an enterprise, activity tends to tail off after a few weeks or months once peop (IT news)