Intranet matters

Digital * Work * Design

Digital * think that an Intranet, a Digital Workplace or a Social Collaboration platform is the solution? Actually, it’s not, it’s just a means to an end. And the “end” for digital technologies is to enable new business potentials in order to thrive in an ever more competitive, connected and unpredictable world.

Work * without much notice, collaborative knowledge work has become the most relevant type of work for any organization. Alarmingly, though, it is also the kind with the biggest productivity problems.

Design * this is how we approach both the problems and the potentials. For to design is to create solutions. Which can only be done by thoroughly understanding the individual problems and potentials first.

Lastest Blog Posts on Intranet Matters

Intranet Change Management – just Communication doesn’t create Trust

June 24, 2014

Many Intranet projects and Digital Workplace initiatives still treat Change Management as a bunch of communication activities. And while communications sure is an important pillar within any change management program, it’s really just that: one pillar among several others. Unfortunately this post is not available in the language selected. Please click on the icon above …

Selecting an Intranet-Software: like buying a family car …

May 20, 2014

With an ever expanding functional scope of Intranets and Digital Workplaces, the evaluation and selection of the right system becomes more and more time-consuming and complex. Gone are the days when all you had to do was to choose your favourite from just one category of matching systems and when you could be sure that …

An Intranet is no IT-Project – but what is it?

May 11, 2014

Once upon a time Intranets were generally perceived to be IT projects. Trying to pursuade an Intranet Manager, let alone the IT department, that is isn’t so, was a though business back then. Today, the situation has changed and you can be show of an audience noding in agreement wherever you mention that an Intranet …

Collaboration – Just idle Chatter or Business-critical Core Capability?

January 31, 2014

Even though collaboration (working together) is obviously a core capability for any organisation, it still has not really taken off in many companies. This keynote presentation from yesterday’s MatchPoint Snow Release Party looks at some of the reasons why, both from a strategic and a more operational perspective. Slideshare: Collaboration – Just idle Chatter or …