Intranet & Digital Workplace

By Doug Allen, C5 Insight. One of the things that I think most companies struggle with is governance, specifically in context of an intranet.  If you read my blog you know I talk about mostly SharePoint, but good governance can and should apply to really to any platform. We previously talked about how to tell if your governance has too

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By Carrie Basham Young, Talk to Me Social. Last week, Workplace by Facebook rolled out the ability for companies to collaborate securely with non-employees inside designated “Multi Company Groups” (MCGs for short), even if the external collaborators don’t have a Workplace account of their own. Collaboration with business partners outside of one’s own company is critical. Vendors, customers, and partners

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By Talk Social To Me. Organizations considering migrating from Jive to Workplace need to think about some significant differences in the products and account for them prior to making the leap. There is no single collaboration platform that will be all things to all people. There. We said it. Surprised? If you’ve been living and working in the growing and

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Written by Michelle O’Gara. There’s no question that social media are a game-changer – and so is Workplace by Facebook. Facebook currently connects more than 1.94 billion monthly active users on its public-facing network site. One could wager that many of those users work for the same health care organization as you. Health care thought leaders such as the Mayo Clinic, Cleveland

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Written by Ephraim Julius Freed, Internal Communications Manager & Intranet Manager, Employee Experience leader. In a nutshell: Employee experience design (EXD) describes a holistic, audience-centric approach to delivering HR, internal communications, the digital workplace and physical office spaces. EXD combines user experience design and research, cross-functional collaboration and solutions, employer brand and values, and product management thinking to deliver consistent,

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Written By Ted Sapountzis, VP Marketing, Simpplr More and more companies are making the transformation from a standard office to an efficient digital workplace led by the latest technology. While initially, mostly larger companies saw the demand to create a digital workspace, the advancement and cost-effectiveness of digital technology have paved the way for even small and medium companies to

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By Paul Barton, ABC, Principal Consultant, Paul Barton Communications, LLC. How do you communicate with employees in the field? That’s been the million-dollar question for many years for internal communication professionals. But advances in mobile technology are making this challenge a thing of the past. Charlie Gilbert One company that has embraced mobile communication technology is Team 360 Services. We

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Michelle Bolda Esposito, Senior Partner, Rogue Services and Solutions. You know when you’re driving along peacefully, you are really sure you know where you’re going, and then, BAM, you’re hit by a train? Hopefully, no, you don’t know. How extraordinarily insensitive it would be for me to use that example if it were widespread. It’s a metaphor, people. It’s meant

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By Gregg Apirian, Managing Director, Vignette. What A Great 3 Days! We recently had the honor of chairing the ALI 7th Annual Intranet & Digital Workplace Summit in San Francisco. It was great to meet all the attendees, but even greater to have walked away knowing that everyone thought the three days we spent together were incredibly useful. Some of us

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By Doug Allen, C5 Insight. I’ve been working with SharePoint for over 8 years now, and worked with a lot of different clients and types of users. I’ve seen that there’s one area that a lot of people either struggle with, or get flat out wrong. That is what they create in SharePoint to store content.  At the core of

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