I’m often asked by those with responsibilities for Internal Communications ‘where does the responsibility lay for the different parts of the collaboration eco-system and who should own the intranet?’ This is rarely documented, with intranet governance within most organisation being … Continue reading Who should own the Intranet? It’s probably not who you think…
The Digital Workplace is often described as Business Processes, Technology and a User Experience coming together. So what does that actually mean? This article looks at some of the guiding principles that you might define to cover any activities that … Continue reading 10 Guiding Principles for your Digital Workplace programme
Most organisations have a vision of a future workplace that combines technology and culture change to connect people together and with the aim of empowering people to work smarter, to share ideas and be connected to the business regardless of where they … Continue reading The 6 Essential Elements to consider for an integrated Digital Workplace Strategy
Back in May 2016, Britain last went to the polls as the devolved legislatures of Northern Ireland, Scotland, and Wales held elections, while England citizens voted on Police Commissioners, some Councils, a handful of city mayors and a couple of parliamentary by-elections) but the sad … Continue reading Social Democracy: an idea to boost engagement?
Having been captivated by several news articles that reported on the UK’s Natural Environment Research Council’s (NERC) new research ship that was alarmingly close to being named as if it came from the mouth of a small child – by a … Continue reading RRS Boaty McBoatface, a crowdsource #epicfail?
Ask most knowledge workers what they find most frustrating at work, chances you won’t have to speak to many people before ‘not being able to easily find the information to perform my job’ comes up. In fact, depending on which study … Continue reading Why the humble ‘Like’ will revolutionise Search
A while ago I wrote about Digital Business? Heading beyond the hype, I spoke about how many will proudly tell you their organisations are now digital, but often what they really mean is that their organisations are transforming. Often an individual taking about digital … Continue reading When is a digital business strategy something else?
In my previous post Digital Business? Heading beyond the hype I wrote how truly digital businesses were offering their customers a world class experience, leveraging the traditional and digital, and doing so using a collaborative, well informed workforce which was both agile and extremely efficient. There … Continue reading Is the ‘Digital Workplace’ different from being a ‘Digital Business’?
Becoming a digital business, a current mega-trend yes, but as the term is very loosely defined, one that has given rise to a heap of confusion. Many C-suite Executives will proudly tell you their organisations are going digital (and you’ll probably have … Continue reading Being a Digital Business? Heading beyond the hype
Like it or not, as implementer’s we are judged on the impact our deployed systems make and helping teams understanding the actual and perceived business impact is often a key part of most implementations. There will be a day when … Continue reading Usage vs Adoption: How to get world-class digital workplace metrics