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2018 Contributors of the Year: Jed Cawthorne

2018 Contributors of the Year: Jed Cawthorne

Jed Cawthorne's name comes up quite a bit around CMSWire. Whether it's in relation to his monthly columns on the site, his presence on our reader advisory board or his role as judge for the Digital Workplace Awards we run yearly with the Digital Workplace Group — you don't

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6 Strategies for Measuring the Success of Your Digital Workplace

6 Strategies for Measuring the Success of Your Digital Workplace

Fun fact: 70 percent of employee communities lack approved, operational and measurable strategies, according to Rachel Happe of the Community Roundtable. That means that in our current climate of unprecedented access to data, the majority of digital workplaces continue to chug along on intuition and crossed fingers.

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AI Can Help Ease the Workplace Transition From Baby Boomers to Millennials

AI Can Help Ease the Workplace Transition From Baby Boomers to Millennials

These days, businesses are hiring younger employees who are well versed in information age systems and social networks that range from Facebook and Instagram to Twitter and a slew of messaging apps. But who are these millennials replacing? The Pew Research Center reports that around 10,000 baby boomers will reach

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How to Build a Blueprint for Your Corporate Memory

How to Build a Blueprint for Your Corporate Memory

Fun fact: the average business today uses over 300 applications to run the enterprise. Employees shift between these apps every two to three minutes, and according to McKinsey, spend almost 50 percent of their time searching for information and managing communications.

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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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Front-Line Workers: The Untapped Knowledge Workers in Your Midst

Front-Line Workers: The Untapped Knowledge Workers in Your Midst

It’s Academy Awards season, and film buffs are excited to find out which movie wins Best Picture. But people are making movies every day that will never be recognized by the Academy: front-line employees. The sights, sounds and stories of movies draw us into new worlds, captivating our imaginations.

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Injecting a Little Reality Into the Enterprise Search Hype

Injecting a Little Reality Into the Enterprise Search Hype

The search implementation community has been trying to inject some much-needed reality into the search business to counteract the promises and pixie dust spread by analysts and vendors.   The catalyst for this reality check was the release of both the Gartner Magic Quadrant and the Forrester Wave  reports on enterprise

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