How Slack Uses Slack: Naming Conventions, Emojis, and a Raccoon


We asked Tom Pae , former Sales Enablement Manager for Slack, this question, and he shared a series of expert-level tips with us. Note: Does your sales team use Slack? Troops’ Slack-based tools can help your team close more deals. To create channel names that work for your team, here are some suggestions from Tom: Add “external” to the name of any channel which includes guests. In sales, for example, create a new channel for each account.