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FREE EXECUTIVE SUMMARY: Measuring Internal Communications

Measuring Internal Communications- Executive SummaryPrice: Free
Digital communications and channels leave digital trails of use and, as a result, communications are becoming seemingly more measurable. This provides an unprecedented opportunity for Internal Communications to prove their value.

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FREE EXECUTIVE SUMMARY: Successful Social Intranets

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Lack of strategy, spotty adoption, and the absence of a strong business case are key barriers to successfully deploying social intranets. This report offers guidance on both building a social intranet business case and addressing the challenges of adoption.

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FREE EXECUTIVE SUMMARY: Success with Enterprise Mobile

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Enterprise mobility is a game-changer for organizations, but up to now the focus has generally been on the benefits it brings to workers when they are “on the go”, telecommuting or wanting to use their personal device to access corporate systems.

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FREE EXECUTIVE SUMMARY: Intranet Employee Directories

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The employee directory is the classic example “the killer app”. But data for which the employee directory was once the best source is being surfaced in many other places. Skills, experience and knowledge are ending up as part of the enterprise social network.

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FREE EXECUTIVE SUMMARY: User-Centered Intranet Navigation

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In this paper we set out the steps to developing an intranet information architecture (IA) using user-centered design (UCD) techniques, starting with why it is so hard to build an intuitive IA, and key success factors.

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FREE EXECUTIVE SUMMARY: SharePoint 2013

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Analyzes the strengths and shortcomings of SharePoint 2013 as an intranet, a portal, a collaboration platform, a mechanism for storing and disseminating documents, and as a means of connecting employees through profiles and social media.

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FREE EXECUTIVE SUMMARY: Digital Workplace User Experience

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Poor user experience in the digital workplace is a source of daily frustration for many employees. The good news is that it’s not too late to tackle this issue.

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FREE EXECUTIVE SUMMARY: Art of Collaboration

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Even with the plethora of tools available and the ease of implementation, successful collaboration is not a given. This report examines ways in which teams responsible for intranets can improve the success of online collaboration.

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FREE SUMMARY: Social Intranets in Action

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The aim of this paper is to generate ideas and inspiration for intranet teams that can be applied to their own social intranet projects. Characteristics and good practices are highlighted, but at the core are real-life examples of social intranets in action.

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FREE SUMMARY: Managing Risk in the Digital Workplace

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The digital workplace presents opportunities to communicate, collaborate and share information more quickly and freely, both internally and with business partners. But with these opportunities come potential risks – learn how to manage them.

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FREE EXECUTIVE SUMMARY: Managing Intranet Content

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This report looks at the practices involved in effectively managing intranet content, addressing content strategy, publishing models, managing the publishing community, quality of content, managing the different types of content and also the content lifecycle.

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FREE EXECUTIVE SUMMARY: Strategy & Governance

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Drawing on DWG’s ‘Strategy & Governance’ benchmarking model and a specially-commissioned survey of intranet managers, and in-depth case studies it highlights relevant examples of good practice in intranet strategy, governance and senior sponsorship.

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FREE EXECUTIVE SUMMARY: Intranet Love Affairs

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This report examines how passion can be best harnessed it to improve an intranet, based on in-depth interviews with intranet practitioners from AEP, IKEA, PG&E, SCANA and Verizon.

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FREE EXECUTIVE SUMMARY: Measuring Intranets

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This member-only research report considers what should be measured across the intranet estate, and which metrics are useful and important for intranet managers.

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FREE EXECUTIVE SUMMARY: Enterprise Search

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Covers the current state of search management and the trends that are making search more critical than ever, and sets out the key roles and responsibilities of the search team.

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FREE EXECUTIVE SUMMARY: Intranet Platforms

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This report provides the basis for IT departments and intranet managers to appreciate the benefits and challenges of implementing an intranet suite.

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FREE EXECUTIVE SUMMARY: The Sharepoint 2010 Intranet

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A research report providing invaluable guidance to intranet managers needing to understand what’s changed in SharePoint 2010, how to approach the upgrade decision, the importance of governance, critical success factors for implementation and more. This report features over 30 pages of carefully research information, advice and resources. View Product

FREE EXECUTIVE SUMMARY: The Inclusive Intranet

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With workforces becoming increasingly fragmented and mobile, intranet managers face the challenge of providing a service that reaches all employees. This report identifies the groups typically marginalized from intranet access, then highlights the benefits realized by organizations that are successfully extending the reach of the intranet to these user groups. View Product

FREE EXECUTIVE SUMMARY: Social Media Implementation

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Enterprise social media adoption is becoming increasingly widespread, with some major research indicating that as many as one in two organizations now have some form of social application on their intranet.This report aims to help organizations that have yet to introduce social media on their intranets as well as those who have taken some initial steps down this road. View Product

FREE EXECUTIVE SUMMARY: One Company Intranet

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This research investigates the concept of moving a company’s disparate intranets into one. It looks at the key considerations and challenges, and the importance of aligning with business objectives. Featured herein are in-depth case studies from Johnson & Johnson, Houses of Parliament and Océ. View Product

FREE EXECUTIVE SUMMARY: New Directions in Usability

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Intranets are at the centre of a profound shift in work, business and communication activities. As organizations become more digitized and dispersed, the effectiveness and efficiency with which users interact with their online work environments has an increasing impact on corporate performance. View Product

FREE CHECKLIST: Setting up a Digital Workplace

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This checklist draws from extensive research and case studies to provide a list of targeted activities that will help you involve the right stakeholders, identify useful goals, set proper standards and and lay out a path forward.

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FREE REPORT: Digital Workplace Business Case

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How should the essential question from the CFO (“So we need to spend X – but what’s the return on investment?”) be answered? This briefing paper summarizes the known and proven hard financial benefits that flow from investing in the digital workplace.

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FREE REPORT: Digital Workplace Fundamentals

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This free report provides a blueprint for launching a successful digital workplace initiative anchored on two key prerequisites, namely scope (what is included) and approach (how it is delivered).

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FREE REPORT: From Intranet to Digital Workplace

From Intranet to Digital WorkplacePrice: Free
Introduces a model for a digital workplace strategy and discusses how intranet teams can broaden their planning approach to incorporate this wider perspective. Gauge where you are now and think strategically about future directions.

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FREE REPORT: 12 Ways to Use Your Intranet to Cut Costs

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In an era of corporate belt-tightening, intranets can play a pivotal role in helping organizations cut costs. Most obviously, they streamline communication and the provision of information, and provide access to selfservice tools that make processes more efficient.

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FREE REPORT: Delivering Intranet Value

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In the wake of a global recession, and in a financial climate of great austerity, intranets are continuing to find themselves in the firing line. The smartest intranet managers are responding by finding new ways to deliver value.

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FREE REPORT: Usability of Third-party Applications Checklist

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As part of its research programme, DWG has investigated the usability of third-party applications, including detailed case studies.

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Enterprise Mobility – An Intranet Perspective

Price: $450 · £295 (+ VAT) · €365
This research provides intranet managers with an overview of the significant developments in the enterprise mobility market, and drivers for the acceleration in interest in this area; it also looks at case studies from Sprint and Sanofi.

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SharePoint 2010 report

Price: $450 · £295 (+ VAT) · €365
Recent research from DWG provides invaluable guidance to intranet managers needing to understand what’s changed in SharePoint 2010, how to approach the upgrade decision, the importance of governance, critical success factors for implementation and more…

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