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Cascading Messages

Cascading Messages* are meant to push out important details from Leadership Team Meetings, Human Resources, or news from any team that the whole company would benefit from. When a team creates a Cascading Message*, they can choose which team(s) receive the message.


How to Create a Cascading Message

Users can create Cascading Messages* from various points in Ninety:

  • When viewing a Rock*, To-Do*, Issue*, or Headline*

    • Use the More Action button

    • ClickCascade

  • When viewing the Dashboard, or from anywhere in the app

    • Use the CREATE button on the top-right of the screen

    • Select Cascading Message* from the dropdown list

Clicking the Team pull-down allows you to choose the other team(s) you would like to send this item to.

When an item is cascaded, it is immediately sent to the other team. Items cascaded during a meeting are re-capped on the Conclude page of the meeting.

What the Other Team(s) See

Anything cascaded will show up during the team's Weekly Team Meeting* during the Headlines* segment in a section below the team's Headlines* labeled "Cascaded Messages*."

The team will see:

  • Who sent the message

  • The title

  • The description

  • A field to add comments

How to Archive Cascaded Messages

When a Headline or Cascaded Message* is checked off during the Weekly Team Meeting*, it will be archived to that meeting. User can review previous meetings from the Meetings* page in Ninety.

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