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Applying Retail Logic to Your Company Intranet – Would You Shop There?

By Nigel Williams, June 12, 2013

A few weeks ago, I had an epiphany of sorts. Having just completed a 24 hour fundraising event and awoken to find myself slumped against the hotel room’s wall, mere metres from the bed and mere centimetres from a meal which I’d perversely been looking forward to a few narcoleptic hours earlier, BBC News was ... read more

What is the purpose of your intranet?

By William Amurgis, May 29, 2013

Free 42 page guide on planning and deploying your intranet Download your free intranet guide What is the purpose of your intranet?  Why does it exist, and what service does it provide to your company? My former company pondered this question many years ago, and came up with a four-fold purpose that continues to endure: ... read more

Empowered Employees Increase Productivity

By Nigel Danson, April 4, 2013

How many times have you overheard a conversation in your office and taken positive action as a result? Imagine accessing all the conversations in your organisation and filtering the ones that were relevant to you and your job. Consider the time saved and the reduction in duplicated effort that would bring, and the resultant ability ... read more

Demystifying Social Intranets: part 2

By Nigel Williams, January 22, 2013

Part 2: Good Social Practice is Not a Walled Garden In my last blog we discussed the concepts behind social intranets and clarified the terms used in them. Now I want to look at practical examples of how social intranets work and what the benefits look like in real situations. Before we do here’s an ... read more

Demystifying Social Intranets – Part 1

By Nigel Williams, January 16, 2013

How did you communicate and share ideas in your first job? Depending on the year that list will vary massively; beyond the obvious method of speaking to other employees your response could include mail, desk phone, mobile phone, fax, email or an intranet. Unless you’re relatively early into your career, that response will not include ... read more

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