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Are You Getting the Most Out of Your Intranet?

Are You Getting the Most Out of Your Intranet?

Intranets are often the “basement” of the hypothetical house that is any given organization. And like an untouched basement filled with spiderwebs, company’s intranets hold valuable nuggets of information that often go unused, untouched or completely forgotten. My company, Igloo, conducted a survey of 1,000 full time employees.

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Intranet Technology Decisions Bring Surprises in 2018

Intranet Technology Decisions Bring Surprises in 2018

In my day job, I work with organizations that are planning to deploy new, more modern intranet platforms or build bold new digital workplaces. These organizations range from small nonprofits to large banks, and they are all facing challenging decisions regarding intranet technologies.

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A Strategy for Intranet Success, From Day One to Day 1,000

A Strategy for Intranet Success, From Day One to Day 1,000

Today’s intranets are much different from their static repository predecessors.  Gone are the days of outdated employee directories, a smattering of largely irrelevant content and the occasional update on building maintenance or holidays. The modern intranet acts as a portal to knowledge and a gateway to collaboration. It emphasizes

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Get Your Intranet on Track With Effective Improvement Cycles

Get Your Intranet on Track With Effective Improvement Cycles

When the excitement of a big project is over, intranet teams often fail to make a successful transition to business as usual. Managing change after a big bang launch therefore becomes patchy, and lacks meaning and purpose. People get bored and things fall apart.

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Ken Goodlad: Make Transition to Digital Workplace as Easy for People as You Can

Ken Goodlad: Make Transition to Digital Workplace as Easy for People as You Can

Over the past 14 years, Ken Goodlad has seen digital tools shift from playing a supporting role in the workplace to becoming integral to an organization’s success with both its employees and the people they serve. The move to digital-first is particularly important for somewhere like Scottish Government because

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Karen Downs: Align Your Intranet to Business Outcomes and the Funding Will Follow

Karen Downs: Align Your Intranet to Business Outcomes and the Funding Will Follow

Karen Downs has always been fascinated by human behavior and finding solutions to complex problems. She has tackled both of these challenges on a regular basis in the near-two decades she’s spent leading intranet and knowledge management teams in identifying and resolving digital workplace issues.

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