Any plans to improve external network features?

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Just curious if there is any updates or enhancement plans for external Yammer networks?

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Yes please, I've invested so much time into external networks but they still look like they did in 2015.
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Thanks for the feedback. Currently there are no plans here. Would love to know if there is anything specific you have in mind.
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Considering our external network are our interface to clients, partners or future employees - some of the nice UI work that has gone into Sharepoint would be a good starting point :)
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@Pradeep GanapathyRaj wrote:
Thanks for the feedback. Currently there are no plans here. Would love to know if there is anything specific you have in mind.

To @Deleted's point I was coming from a UI standpoint. My sales people (the tougher crowd) can't get past the "generic" (not my words :) interface. Perhaps a small "facelift" would help.

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I realize the complications of creating an Office 365 Group for each Yammer group in an external network, given that you'd at least have to make every EN member a guest in the host's AAD, but there's just as much need for those services in an external network's groups. Perhaps options to spin up a consumer OneDrive or Wunderlist associated with the group?

And there's the connectors I mentioned wanting in external groups... would love them in our ENs as well.