Category: Intranet

Emergency Preparedness on your Social Intranet

Emergency Preparedness on your Social Intranet

Here are three ways to use your social intranet in the event of a workplace emergency.

3 Ways to Simplify the Intranet Manager’s Job

3 Ways to Simplify the Intranet Manager’s Job

The intranet manager’s life is anything but simple.

Intranet Implementation: The Advantages Of A Web-Based Solution

Intranet Implementation: The Advantages Of A Web-Based Solution

The traditional approach to implementing an intranet is to purchase a software package, modify it for your needs, and install it on your system.

Ten More Signs You’re Losing the #Intranet Plot

Ten More Signs You’re Losing the #Intranet Plot

Intranet horrors that some intranet managers call features and we call signs you’ve lost the plot. Use this watershed to confess all.

5 tips for designing a “corporate but fun” intranet

5 tips for designing a “corporate but fun” intranet

When designing custom themes for clients we ask clients what the key design themes of their intranet are. Quite often the answer is a combination of two contrasting themes eg. “We would like our intranet to have a corporate look, but also feel fun and engaging”.

What Next, #Intranet Manager?

What Next, #Intranet Manager?

Great intranet managers will have significant, valuable skills and experiences at their disposal. One career path opportunity is to specialise still further and look for opportunities in information architecture, user experience management or the specific content management system you’re using.

8 tips for implementing intranet governance

8 tips for implementing intranet governance

It is widely accepted that without governance your intranet is doomed to failure. Occasionally there are exceptions to the rule, but these are typically when a particularly talented individual is leading the intranet and although it’s not called governance, their day to day efforts mimic everything that good governance would deliver.

The Intranet for Employee Self-Expression: Good Idea or Bad?

The Intranet for Employee Self-Expression: Good Idea or Bad?

Should you use your intranet to allow employee self-expression?

IBM unveils new Intranet Experience Suite

IBM unveils new Intranet Experience Suite

The new software brings together the power of social networking, analytics and mobile computing to front office operations and externally to clients

Updating your company’s intranet

Updating your company’s intranet

Traditional company intranets are changing to stay relevant in our hyper-connected age.

Five Benefits of an Intranet – Back to the Basics

Five Benefits of an Intranet – Back to the Basics

This post would qualify as a part of the “back to the basics” series. While cloud based business software has gained mainstream adoption over the past couple of years, many companies are dipping their toes in it for the first time, and are still asking the “why” questions.

Synchronizing Social Traffic Signals

Synchronizing Social Traffic Signals

“It’s very important that businesses make it ridiculously easy for visitors to their website, blog or social channels to connect with [their] business across all online outlets, and also to share content with their networks,” said Melissa Ruggles, social media manager with Splash Media.