Can Design Thinking Deliver the Ultimate Digital Workplace?

author Carol Mentis, June 23, 2017

When Steve Jobs said: “Most people make the mistake of thinking design is what it looks like. That’s not what we think design is. It’s not just what it looks like and feels like. Design is how it works,” he wasn’t thinking about the digital workplace. However, design thinking is increasingly used to deliver solutions […]

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Want to Improve Your Intranet? Ask Your Staff to Find Out How

author Kerensa Johnson, June 19, 2017

An intranet could be in danger of lagging behind at any point in its lifecycle. An unsuccessful launch, an outdated system, or a change of working practices can all contribute to an intranet which no longer gets used as it should. Your intranet should play a fundamental role in your workforce’s day-to-day activities, helping them […]

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4 Security Strategies to Secure Your Extranet

author Carol Mentis, June 16, 2017

In today’s commercial world, the lines between an organisation’s internal digital workplace and the wider internet are becoming more and more blurred. Virtually every company has a website and conducts some or all of its business online. Most organisations also have some requirement to extend access to its intranet to suppliers, business associates, customers or […]

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How Secure is Your Digital Workplace?

author Carol Mentis, June 12, 2017

The recent cyber attack here in the UK, by the ransomware nicknamed “WannaCry”, has brought it home to everyone in the business world just how vulnerable most companies are to cyber crime. It is thought the group responsible for the attack (a group going by the name of the “Shadow Brokers”) managed to get their […]

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How the Philosophy of a Digital Workplace Can Maximise Your Employees’ Agility, Productivity and Engagement

author Carol Mentis, June 9, 2017

A digital workplace is an excellent all round approach to management in a flexible and free organisation. It functions almost as a philosophy in its own right, an ecosystem enabled by technology, with the aim of completely transforming the manner in which your team functions, the value of your business, and how management tools and […]

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Read These Points Before Choosing Your Next Workplace Management Platform!

author Carol Mentis, June 5, 2017

Let’s be straight: project management is not easy and it never will be. When you’re faced with exponential business growth, it can be a challenge to adapt to new processes and systems that threaten the comfort of your current project management style. The problem is, if you don’t make the changes to meet business needs, […]

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Where Should You Host Your Intranet?

author Nigel Davies, June 2, 2017

For many companies the decision on where to host their Claromentis intranet can be confusing – there are many more options than there used to be. In short, choosing to host your intranet software on your own network (often referred to as On-Premise) or in the Cloud, is normally a decision based on three main […]

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Trends in Enterprise Collaboration Software

author Carol Mentis, May 31, 2017

Companies are benefitting from new and better ways of working together, thanks to the latest trends in enterprise collaboration software – which are making collaboration with colleagues increasingly more enjoyable and even simpler today. Read on for the trends that are forecast for the second half of 2017 and which could revolutionise your digital workplace. […]

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Got Social? Go Digital: From ESN to Digital Workplace

author Carol Mentis, May 26, 2017

An enterprise social network (ESN) is a simple and straightforward way to connect your entire organisation, and McKinsey have already predicted that 2017 is the year when nearly three-quarters of companies will have an ESN in place. Adding an integrated suite of tools that scales from team level to individual level and that adapts to […]

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Project Management Tips and How to Manage Change for Digital Workplace or Intranet Projects

author Carol Mentis, May 22, 2017

As the influence technology has on organisations continues to grow, there are increasing benefits to the digital workplace, but there are also increasing challenges. Mobile technology has enabled true mobility in the digital workplace, but it has also changed our working habits – and not always for the better. Despite the ever-increasing number of technologies […]

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