How an Intranet Can Help Students & Staff Get More from University

author Kerensa Johnson, August 31, 2016

Universities are unique institutions, with campus life feeling like it’s in a self-contained bubble away from the outside world. A microcosm of its own, each university will have its own politics, societies, and values, evolving slightly every year with each new intake of students, who will make their own significant mark during their stay. Of […]

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Signed, Sealed, and Delivered: New Digital Signatures in Claromentis 8

author Kerensa Johnson, August 26, 2016

  We’re a sucker for adding features to our software that our customers ask for. But hey, we just can’t help it; we love making our customers happy. That’s why you’ll find a brand new feature in the latest version of Claromentis 8, which was specifically requested by our customers to improve their user experience. […]

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Attract and Retain the Best Employees Through Your Digital Strategy

author Carol Mentis, August 24, 2016

Are you attracting the high calibre employees that you expect? Are you retaining your workforce, or do you have a high turnover? If you’re not happy with staff recruitment and retention, it may be because your digital workplace isn’t up to scratch. The days when the workplace was simply a physical space for employees from […]

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Intranets for Education Week – 29th August to 2nd September

author Kerensa Johnson, August 22, 2016

It’s that time of year again when you start seeing “Back to School” slogans wherever you go. Shop windows, social media, TV ads, and even the good old fashioned newspaper – you can’t escape the academic event of the year. The feeling of a new school year is still as strong as the smell of […]

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Collaboration is the Key to a Thriving Digital Workplace

author Carol Mentis, August 19, 2016

One of the main debates in any IT department is how best to implement the ultimate digital workplace. This may make it seem like solely an IT initiative, which of course isn’t the case, as every member of the workforce will be involved in its deployment. However, it’s normally the IT department that leads the […]

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Claromentis Interview with FleetPride: How our Customers use Policy Management Apps

author Kerensa Johnson, August 17, 2016

Here at Claromentis, we build digital workplaces for real working people. We have 18 years of intranet and digital workplace experience behind us, so we know a thing or two about what people need from their collaboration software in the modern business world. However, we wouldn’t have got to where we are now without customer […]

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Is There A Generation Gap In The Digital Workplace?

author Carol Mentis, August 15, 2016

Some organisations presume that older employees will be resistant to change when it comes to the digital workplace, while younger staff members, who have grown up with technology, will be open to new working practices. In fact, building an effective digital workplace requires a focus on all your users and their specific needs, regardless of […]

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How to Keep Employees Engaged During the Summer

author Kerensa Johnson, August 12, 2016

Cast your mind back to the days when you finished school/college/university for the entire length of summer. Six weeks (at least!) of complete freedom, filled with endless bike rides, picnics in the park, BBQs on the beach, and long warm evenings in the sunshine…. Ahhh! Back in the real world and in the office, it’s […]

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Is Your Workplace Technology Falling Behind?

author Carol Mentis, August 10, 2016

If your staff often comment that their information technology at home is better than that in the workplace, it’s time to consider whether your office is falling behind in the digital stakes. In today’s world of cutting edge mobile devices, social networking sites and abundant app stores, it’s too easy for workplace technology to feel […]

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Emojis in the Digital Workplace – Good or Bad?

author Kerensa Johnson, August 8, 2016

Emojis: love ‘em or hate ‘em, you can’t deny that they have made an impact on the general public’s vocabulary. In the past year, the emoji family has seen the addition of 167 new characters in Unicode v.9.0, with new characters no doubt on the horizon. Not only that, the Oxford English Dictionary declared their […]

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