How to drive intranet adoption within your franchise business

author Brett Dixon, April 21, 2017

Implementing an intranet in your new franchise business is a great idea in theory, but the concept will only be successful and add value to your operation if you can persuade your employees to adopt and use it. Make your company intranet name memorable Your first challenge is to persuade your employees to associate your […]

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5 tips for building a phenomenally powerful intranet

author Brett Dixon, April 21, 2017

For more than a decade, intranets have been a pivotal element to business communications. The odd thing about them is that their arrival occurred before the age of enterprise social media and the social networking epoch that is now all the rage. Many might question whether intranets are on their way out in the face […]

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Some of the many ways HR can benefit from using social intranet software

author Brett Dixon, April 13, 2017

Recent years have seen the move to a more digital workplace, accelerating the trend for remote working and causing the number of home workers and freelancers to grow exponentially. This has meant that HR departments have had to adapt and change accordingly in order to utilise the increasing accessibility to new talent and skillsets. Maintaining […]

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6 ways to encourage corporate social networking within your company intranet

author Brett Dixon, April 12, 2017

The modern company intranet can be used as a place to share information as well as being a vehicle for providing it. Social intranet tools can perform various functions, from providing content that readers like and comment on, to form completion, employee micro-blogging, project team collaboration, and group participation in discussions via forums. So, how […]

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Three mega trends that will shape the future of the digital workplace

author Brett Dixon, April 6, 2017

The digital workplace has snowballed in recent years to become the vital life blood powering the corporate world. It can be tricky to navigate, with unpredictable seas, fickle winds of change, and the constant threat of drowning. Achieving success in the digital workplace is essential for all employees who want to retain their hire appeal, […]

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5 benefits of a private hospital intranet

author Brett Dixon, April 5, 2017

Technological, economic and regulatory drivers are bringing about great change in the healthcare sector. There is plenty of scope for improvement in both the coordination of care and cost optimisation, and a hospital intranet could help to set your private hospital healthcare service up for success. Knowledge sharing and organisational growth With the emphasis on […]

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Task management software in charity & non-profit work

author Brett Dixon, March 31, 2017

When you are working with a charity or your work is not for profit, it is important to make sure that you are utilising your budgets effectively – more so than in any other organisation – as every penny really does make a huge difference to the bottom line. Each charity will have its own […]

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How collaborative software can benefit your business

author Brett Dixon, March 29, 2017

Collaboration is important within any organisation as it increases individuals’ understanding. Effective collaboration and team working in a project environment are more likely to bring success as the team can easily share ideas and address any problems over intranet software or other forms of collaborative communication. Whereas traditional collaboration required physical meetings, which could be […]

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How regular webinars can help your business grow

author Brett Dixon, March 24, 2017

No matter what industry you’re in or what stage your business is at, you really should be using your company intranet and extranet facility to incorporate webinars into your digital workplace. Webinars can be used internally for staff motivational talks and training and you can also use them to grow and develop your business. Develop […]

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Five ways universities are benefiting from intranet implementation

author Brett Dixon, March 21, 2017

There is no industry crying out for positive ‘disruption’ in the software field more than the education industry. Universities and other Higher Education institutions can benefit immensely from the application of dedicated intranet software and a socially-focused digital workplace, yet few of them are quick to embrace this type of change. A sense of tradition […]

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